Wednesday, October 29, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
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Crime Log: Oct. 20-23

Oct. 20 6:31 a.m. A burglary on Durock Road in Cameron Park was reported. 7:15 a.m. After being reported as a suspicious vehicle, three subjects were contacted in or about their RV, which was stopped at the side of the road of County Road 878 in Greenwood. As a result of a probation search of […]

Robert “Glen” Buford

Aug. 28, 1938 — Oct. 3, 2014 Robert “Glen” Buford was born in Southwest Arkansas on Aug. 28, 1938, and passed away Oct. 3, 2014. Glen was a loving and caring husband, father, brother and grandfather. He is survived by his wife, Susan; son, Robert; daughter, Lillian; brother, Mike; sister, Gaile; and grandchildren. His family […]

John Franklin Himmel

Oct. 1, 1938 — Oct. 18, 2014 John Franklin Himmel, 76, of Pollock Pines, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on Oct. 18, 2014, after a short battle with cancer. He leaves behind his wife of 56 years, Carol Himmel; and three children, Pam Robson (Dan Robson) of Pollock Pines, John Himmel […]

Charles Purcell Ripley

Oct. 20, 1919 — Oct. 8, 2014 Charles Purcell Ripley was born and spent his early years in Chicago, Ill. He attended high school at the Los Alamos Ranch School for Boys in Los Alamos, N.M., where he graduated on horseback with highest academic honors. Rip attended Yale University and graduated cum laude in 1942. […]

Lake levels 10-30-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Oct. 30, 2014 Elevation (feet) 388.34 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 306,900 31% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 333 Outflow 1,044 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 30, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,449.43 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 28,367 69% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 0.55 Outflow […]

Building permits 10/20-24/2014

Permits issued: 10/20 to 10/24/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $775,708 1 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $11,947 1 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $35,856 2 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $961,516 1 BUILDG – NEW – RETWAL $12,000 4 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $152,527 1 BUILDG […]

DUI Log: Oct. 4-22

WILLIAM H. BECK, 62, of El Dorado Hills, booked by CHP on Oct. 4, bail listed as $2,500. BALTAZAR V. GUZMAN, 47, of Sacramento, booked by CHP on Oct. 4, bail listed as $2,500. CHRISTOPHER J. NEIDER, 26, of Rescue, booked by CHP on Oct. 4, bail listed as $5,000. DUDLEY S. SPIES, 62, booked […]

Correction

In the article titled “Spending on local ballot initiatives reaches nearly $606,000,” Region Builders was described as supporting Measure K. However, it is not supporting Measure K in Placerville but rather a different Measure K in Sacramento that has to do with a school bond. Because the group supporting the Sacramento bond measure was formed in […]

Weather stats 10-28-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-Oct 84 52 0.00 2-Oct 93 51 0.00 3-Oct 100 58 0.00 4-Oct 101 60 0.00 5-Oct 99 58 0.00 6-Oct 101 57 0.00 7-Oct 100 59 0.00 8-Oct 94 55 0.00 9-Oct 93 55 0.00 […]

Crime Log: Oct. 18-19

Oct. 18 12:38 a.m. Domestic violence on Jasmine Circle in Bass Lake was reported. 3:08 a.m. Five subjects were arrested on Coach Lane in Cameron Park for various alleged narcotics violations. They were allegedly found manufacturing concentrated cannabis in their motel room. 7:15 a.m. A 24-year-old male was the victim of an alleged assault with […]

DUI Log: Sept. 18-Oct. 3

SCHELL D. SHAUGHNESSY, 52, of El Dorado Hills, booked by CHP on Sept. 18, bail listed as $2,500. VICKI L. WEAVER, 26, of Pollock Pines, booked by PPD on Sept. 18, bail listed as $12,500. BRIAN A. THOMPSON, 53, of Discovery Bay, booked by CHP on Sept. 19, bail listed as $50,000. JOSEPH L. GALLUCCI, […]

Crime Log: Oct. 15-17

Oct. 15 8:17 a.m. A 13-year-old female juvenile was booked into juvenile hall for allegedly possessing a controlled substance on Silva Valley Parkway in El Dorado Hills. 11:27 a.m.
 An El Dorado Hills citizen reported she was scammed into wiring $51,295 into a fraudulent bank account. 12:00 p.m. 
A suspect allegedly battered the 63-year-old male […]

Karen Key

July 9, 1942 — Oct. 17, 2014 Karen Sue Howdyshell Key, daughter of Albert A. Howdyshell and Mary A. Howdyshell, former proprietors of “Howdy’s Place” in Rescue, Calif., peacefully passed away in her home on Oct. 17, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Jennifer Damm. She is survived by her […]

Dorothea “Thea” Louise Seely Young

June 30, 1919 — Oct. 2, 2014 Dorothea “Thea” Louise Seely Young, 95, passed away quietly at home on Oct. 2, 2014. She was born in Burlington Junction, Mo., on June 30, 1919, to Mary (nee Van Pelt) and Roy Leo Seely. While a young girl, her family moved from Atchison County, Mo., to Faulk […]

Ray Brejcha Sr.

1942 — Oct. 6, 2014 Ray Brejcha Sr. passed away on Oct. 6, 2014. He was born in 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio, and resided in El Dorado County for the past 34 years. He is survived by his son, Ray Brejcha and daughter-in-law, Sandy Brejcha of Marin County; and sister, Lois Reed and brother-in-law, Leroy […]

Clarence Edwin Nichols

Jan. 30, 1918 — Oct. 15, 2014 Long time Lotus resident Clarence E. Nichols passed away on Oct. 15, 2014, at the age of 96. He was born in Fairplay, Calif., on Jan. 30, 1918, to Clarence F. and Elinor Nichols and lived in El Dorado County all his life. His love of horses had […]

Donna Lee Owings Gray

April 11, 1960 — Aug. 24, 2014 Donna Lee Owings Gray, born Placerville April 11, 1960, went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 24, 2014. Please come share a celebration of life Luncheon on Nov. 1, at 11 a.m., at Cold Springs Community Church in Placerville.

Robert Raiman “Bob” Koestoer

Sept. 27, 1950 — Oct. 16, 2014 Robert Raiman “Bob” Koestoer, 64, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. He was born on Sept. 27, 1950, in San Francisco, Calif., to Eddy Koestoer and Ilse Wick. Robert worked for 40 years as a Master Electrician in California. He is survived by son, Raiman (Carolyn) […]

Eleanor Martin

1931 — Oct. 3, 2014 Long time resident of Kyburz, Calif., Eleanor Martin died Oct. 3, 2014, in Placerville, Calif., of natural causes. She was the long time owner/operator of the Kyburz Mini-Mart, which she ran with her beloved husband Jesse until his death in January 2000. She was a very tough, independent woman who continued […]

Joan McKain

Nov. 12, 1930 — Sept. 23, 2014 Joan McKain passed away peacefully at her home in Placerville, Calif., on Sept. 23, 2014, after a long illness. Joan, 84, was born in Montreal, Canada, on Nov. 12, 1930, but left with her parents, William and Mary Dunsmore, shortly after leaving the hospital to return to Scotland, […]

Lake levels 10-23-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Oct. 23, 2014 Elevation (feet) 390.36 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 318,800 33% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 220 Outflow 1,035 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 23, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,449.97 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,130 86% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 1.59 Outflow […]

Crime Log: Oct. 13-14

Oct. 13 3:26 p.m. Laptops were stolen from an unlocked car on Mother Lode Drive in Diamond Springs. 3:54 p.m. A deputy was dispatched to a store on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs regarding a petty theft. Corey Thomas, 44, was arrested for alleged theft and drug charges. 4:57 p.m. A male was arrested […]

Correction

The crossword puzzle was omitted from Wednesday’s Mountain Democrat. It can be found today in the Classifieds.

Crime Log: Oct. 12-13

Oct. 12 11:05 a.m. 
A marijuana grow was allegedly discovered during a structure fire on Topaz Drive in Pollock Pines. 11:36 a.m. A burglary on Harlan Drive in El Dorado Hills was reported. 12:40 p.m. Deputies were dispatched to a domestic violence call on Centennial Court in Placerville. Leon Chrisman, 67, was placed under arrest. […]

Wilma Pearlene Jacaban

June 18, 1936 — Oct. 15, 2014 Wilma Pearlene Jacaban, 78, of Pollock Pines, Calif., passed peacefully in her home surrounded by family on Oct. 15, 2014. She was born June 18, 1936, in Marmaduke, Ark., the daughter of Virgil and Lucille Brewer. Wilma enjoyed a career in the beauty industry as a business owner […]

Grace Mary Wieland Trumbly

Nov. 12, 1922 — Oct. 9, 2014 Grace Mary Wieland Trumbly, born Nov. 12, 1922, passed away Oct. 9, 2014, of complications from surgery. She leaves behind her husband of 72 years, Claibourne Trumbly; and four children, Loreen Byrd, Wayne Trumbly, Mary Bower and Vernon Trumbly. She also leaves behind 13 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and […]

Weather stats 10-21-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-Oct 84 52 0.00 2-Oct 93 51 0.00 3-Oct 100 58 0.00 4-Oct 101 60 0.00 5-Oct 99 58 0.00 6-Oct 101 57 0.00 7-Oct 100 59 0.00 8-Oct 94 55 0.00 9-Oct 93 55 0.00 […]

Building permits 10/13-17/2014

Permits issued 10/13 to 10/17/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – LIVSPC $15,189 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $354,657 2 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $40,900 1 BUILDG – REMODL – WAREHS $7,500 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $75,000 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $17,880 1 ELCTRC […]

Crime Log: Oct. 7-11

Oct. 7 1:00 p.m. A 91-year-old male victim had money stolen from his apartment on Golden Center Court in Diamond Springs. 1:37 p.m. Russell Crupi, 36, was arrested for out of county warrant on Blackwood Road in South Lake Tahoe. Sarah Groves, 24, was arrested for alleged possession of controlled substance paraphernalia, being under the […]

Correction

In the article, “Murder defendant takes the stand,” Steve Clifford did not find any evidence such as e-mails that Todd Winkler had joined dating Websites for European areas, as the prosecution alluded Winkler did.

Michael S. Brumm

Aug. 12, 1953 — Aug. 29, 2014 Michael was born and raised in Hanford, Calif. He was a graduate of Hanford Joint Union High School in 1971. After a year attending COS, he moved to the Los Gatos-Campbell area for about a year and a half. He then moved to San Diego where Sally, his […]

Lucile “Lucy” Lora Langston

Feb. 17, 1920 — Oct. 11, 2014 Lucile “Lucy” Langston, a resident of Diamond Springs, Calif., passed away peacefully with her family by her side, on Oct. 11, 2014, at the age of 94 in Placerville, Calif. She was born on Feb. 17, 1920, in Hulbert, Okla., to Bessie Lee (Mauck) Mitchell and Charles William […]

Crime Log: Oct. 6-8

Oct. 6 12:58 a.m. A traffic stop revealed allegedly methamphetamine and marijuana sales on Sierra Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe. 8:09 a.m.
 A male subject was arrested on Snows Road in Camino for allegedly being under the influence of a controlled substance. 9:20 a.m. A battery on Sluice Box Road in Placerville was reported. 11:00 […]

Lake levels 10-16-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Oct. 16, 2014 Elevation (feet) 391.92 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 328,100 34% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 841 Outflow 1,033 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 16, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,450.64 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 29,005 71% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 1.07 Outflow […]

Una Bobette Thompson Templeton

Feb. 4, 1916 — Oct. 10, 2014 Una Bobette Thompson Templeton, beloved mother, passed away Oct. 10, 2014, at Gold Country Health Center in Placerville, Calif. She was 98 years old, born Feb. 4, 1916, in Oakland, Calif. Bobette was a 1938 graduate of UC Berkeley and received nursing training at USF Medical School. She […]

Jane Louise Cavana

Sept. 5, 1942 — Oct. 1, 2014 Jane Louise Cavana was born Sept. 5, 1942, and passed away Oct. 1, 2014. Her parents were James and Mary Wren. She is survived by her husband, Cloyd; son, Daniel Simmons; and granddaughter, Linde Simmons. Jane graduated from Sacramento High School in 1960 ad Sacramento City College. She […]

Grace Mary Trumbly funeral notice

Nov. 12, 1922 — Oct. 9, 2014 Grace Mary Trumbly, of Shingle Springs, Calif., born Nov. 12, 1922, died Oct. 9, 2014. A memorial service will be held Sunday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m., at Faith Episcopal Church, 2200 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park, Calif. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines in Placerville.

Weather stats 10-14-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain 1-Oct 84 52 0.00 2-Oct 93 51 0.00 3-Oct 100 58 0.00 4-Oct 101 60 0.00 5-Oct 99 58 0.00 6-Oct 101 57 0.00 7-Oct 100 59 0.00 8-Oct 94 55 0.00 9-Oct 93 55 0.00 […]

Building permits 10/6-10/2014

Permits issued: 10/06 to 10/10/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – 1-FMLY $738 2 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $60,933 2 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $964,896 1 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $3,000 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – DECK $65,398 1 BUILDG – REPLAC – ROOF $7,500 2 ELCTRC […]

Lake levels 10-13-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Oct. 13, 2014 Elevation (feet) 392.3 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 330,400 34% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 426 Outflow 1,035 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Oct. 9, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,451.44 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 35,130 86% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 0.03 Outflow […]

Crime Log: Oct. 3-5

Oct. 3 11:54 a.m. An unknown suspect stole two rings on Oak Hill Road in Oak Hill. The suspect may have been part of a moving company that was recently in the house. 12:47 p.m. A chainsaw was stolen from a Forest Service fire vehicle on King of the Mountain Court in Pollock Pines. 1:45 […]

Glenn David Jones funeral notice

Oct. 30, 1936 — Oct. 7, 2014 Glenn David Jones, of Placerville, Calif., born Oct. 30, 1936, died Oct. 7, 2014. A memorial mass will be held Friday, Oct. 17, at 11 a.m. (rosary 10:30), at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 3109 Sacramento Street in Placerville. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines in Placerville.

Carol Sue Sheets

May 26, 1941 — Oct. 8, 2014 Carol Sue Sheets, 73, of Cameron Park, Calif., passed away peacefully on Oct. 8, 2014, after a three-year battle with ovarian cancer. Her faith and love for Jesus carried her and her family through this difficult journey. Carol was born in Fresno, Calif., on May 26, 1941. She […]

James “Jim” Evers

Sept. 26, 1925 — Oct. 6, 2014 Jim Evers, 89, a longtime resident of Shingle Springs, Calif., was born in Plainview, Neb., to the late John and Alice Darcy Evers. He was preceded in death by his sister, Johna Oats of Grass Valley, Calif.; wives, Margareta (Baer) Evers and Mary Catherine (Brown-Dunham) Evers; and his […]

Crime Log: Oct. 2-3

Oct. 2 1:41 a.m. Deputies responded to Rattlesnake Bar Road in Pilot Hill for a suspicious vehicle/persons in progress call. Deputies later located four subjects in the vehicle and detained them with what was believed to be a large amount of stolen marijuana. Three suspects were arrested on alleged drug possession and transportation related charges. […]