Wednesday, September 17, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Crime log: Sept. 3-4

Sept. 3 7:03 a.m. Deputies were dispatched to Stonehurst Drive in El Dorado Hills for a stolen vehicle report. A suspect was allegedly identified. 7:40 a.m. Suspect(s) entered a locked vehicle on Post Court in El Dorado Hills by breaking a side window and stole a 56-year-old female victim’s purse and clothing. 9:30 a.m. An […]

Correction

In the article “King Fire grows to more than 2,000 acres,” Michelle Eidam is a public information officer with Sacramento Metropolitan Fire rather than Cal Fire.

Barbara Jean Eades

Aug. 11, 1933 — Sept. 2, 2014 Barbara Jean Eades was born in Minneapolis, Minn. She grew up in San Francisco, Calif., spent 30 years as a cosmetologist in the Sacramento area, then moved to Carson City, Nev., in 1975. She lived there until Dad passed away in 2007. Mom passed away peacefully at home […]

Ethel Fern Forsyth

Dec. 8, 1917 — Sept. 13, 2014 Ethel Fern Forsyth, 94 years of age, passed away on Sept. 13, 2014, at Marshall Hospital. She was born in Gibbstown, N.J., on Dec. 17, 1917. Her family moved to Pontiac, Mich., where her mother died when Ethel was 10 years old. During World War II she served […]

Weather stats 9-16-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Sept. 1 98 62 0.00 Sept. 2 101 69 0.00 Sept. 3 101 61 0.00 Sept. 4 100 61 0.00 Sept. 5 100 63 0.00 Sept. 6 99 61 0.00 Sept. 7 91 61 0.00 Sept. […]

Building permits 9/8-12/2014

Permits issued 9/08 to 9/12/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $30,000 2 BUILDG – REPAIR – 1-FMLY $29,000 2 BUILDG – REPLAC – DECK $105,208 1 ELCTRC – NEW – 1-FMLY $600 9 ELCTRC – NEW – SOLAR $272,549 1 GRADNG – NEW – GRADNG $35,000 3 MECHAN […]

Lake levels 9-15-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Sept. 15, 2014 Elevation (feet) 398.71 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 370,900 38% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,182 Outflow 1,371 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Sept. 11, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,454.22 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 30,949 75% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 0.03 Outflow […]

DUI Log: Aug. 27-Sept. 7

SHAWN S. CORN, 28, of Pollock Pines, booked by CHP on Aug. 27, bail listed as $20,000. CLINTON S. KING, 58, of Manhattan, booked  by CHP on Aug. 27, bail listed as $2,500. MAXWELL R. OJEDA, 18, of Cameron Park, booked by CHP on Aug. 27, bail listed as $2,500. RICHARD N. DEGUNTHER JR., 58, […]

Crime Log: Aug. 30-Sept. 2

Aug. 30 12:02 a.m. A 28-year-old male allegedly punched his 25-year-old ex-girlfriend in the face, causing an injury, while on Highway 49 in Placerville. The male had left the scene prior to deputies’ arrival. The female was uncooperative and did not provide an address for the male. 3:10 p.m. A burglary to a residence on […]

Mary Sue Roberts

Dec. 9, 1935 — Aug. 28, 2014 Mary Sue Roberts passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Aug. 28, 2014, at the age of 78. She is now with her husband, the late Kenneth Lee Roberts. She is survived by her son, Rich (Linda); daughter, Ferol (Tom); grandson, Rick (Mae); granddaughter, Tiffany (Paul); and […]

Margaret Ann “Granny” Johnson

Sept. 12, 1940 — Aug. 19, 2014 On August 19, 2014 we lost our beloved sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Margaret Ann Johnson. She was known to her family as Granny and her friends as Annie. She was born Sept. 12, 1940, in Fort Smith, Ark. She spent the past 25 years in El Dorado […]

Bill J. Young

April 25, 1943 — Sept. 6, 2014 Bill J. Young was born April 25, 1943, in Oakland, Calif., to the late Willis and Maxine Young. He passed away on Sept. 6, 2014, in Placerville, Calif., surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Judi; children, David A. (Gina) Young, […]

Rik DeGunther

April 13, 1956 — Sept. 2, 2014 It is with great sadness that family and friends mourn the passing of Richard “Rik” DeGunther Jr. of Rescue, Calif. He is survived by his wife, Katie; son, Erik; and daughter, Ally. Rik was an incredibly gifted mechanical and electrical engineer with a master’s degree in physics from […]

Josef “Seppi” Lurz funeral notice

Sept. 13, 1942 – Sept. 7, 2014 Josef “Seppi” Lurz, a resident of Placerville, Calif., born Sept. 13, 1942, died Sept. 7, 2014. A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 21, at 11 a.m., at Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, 2855 Cold Springs Road in Placerville.

Crime Log: Aug. 28-29

Aug. 28 7:23 a.m. A 44-year-old female was the victim of a burglary on Alexandra Drive in El Dorado Hills. 7:37 a.m. A citizen reported a male suspect allegedly stole three firearms from his garage, which was captured on home surveillance. A short time later, deputies performed a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle on […]

Correction

In the article “Two fires each burn 5 acres,” the correct address of the second fire was 5201 Cosumnes Mine Road.

Margaret Rose Caballero Milner


July 22, 1958 — August 29, 2014 Our beloved Margaret Rose (Margie) will be remembered for her generous spirit and kind heart. She showed everyone compassion and warmth and would go out of her way to help anyone regardless of who they were. We will all miss her funny stories, lovely sense of humor and beautiful […]

William “Bill” Stanley Green

Dec. 30, 1923 – Sept. 9, 2014 William Stanley Green passed away Sept. 9, 2014, after a short illness. He was born Dec. 30, 1923, in Isleton, Calif., son of Elna Jensen Green and Samuel Green. At age 18 William was drafted by the Cincinnati Red’s farm team. In 1942 he joined the Army, where […]

Building permits 9/1-5/2014

Permits issued 9/1 to 9/5/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – GARAGE $1,200 1 BUILDG – CNVRTO – WAREHS $28,000 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $30,981 1 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $338,665 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $35,543 2 BUILDG – NEW – TEMP-C $15,7127 1 BUILDG […]

Sharon Stewart

Sept. 24, 1944 — Sept. 4, 2014 Sharon Stewart passed away at her home in Placerville, Calif., on Sept. 4, 2014, with her family by her side. At her request there will be no burial services. She is survived by her husband, four children and five grandchildren. She was born on Sept. 24, 1944, and […]

Raymond Walter Halvorson

Jan. 14, 1931 – Sept. 4, 2014 Raymond Walter Halvorson passed into the arms of the Lord, with his wife and family by his side at his home in Placerville California.Raymond was born in Fosston Minnesota to Raymond and Ingella Halvorson. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Sara and three daughters, Sarina (Randy) Mead, Angela (Tom) […]

Joshua M. Deguara

April 7, 1977 — Aug. 15, 2014 Joshua M. Deguara passed away in a Minnesota hospital with his father by his side. He was born in San Mateo County to parents Reno and Jane. His family moved to El Dorado County in March 1978. His mom, Jane, passed away from cancer when he was 11. […]

Robert Wallace Gillett

July 29, 1929 — Sept. 5, 2014 Robert W. “Bob” Gillett passed away peacefully at home in Placerville, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at the age of 85. He was born in Placerville and lived his entire life here. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Fern Gillett; his brother, Jim […]

Michael “Mike” Foley

Feb. 26, 1939 — Sept. 2, 2014 On Sept. 2, 2014, we unexpectedly lost our beloved Michael “Mike” Foley, 75, of Pollock Pines, Calif. He is survived by his loving wife, Simone Foley of Pollock Pines; and his three children, Shawna Foley of Jackson, Calif., Eva Foley of Escalon, Calif., and Chuck Foley of Kelseyville, […]

Correction

In the article “Two fires each burn 5 acres,” the correct address of the second fire was 5301 Cosumnes Mine Road.

Crime Log: Aug. 25-27

Aug. 25 12:03 a.m. A cell phone was stolen on Koto Road in Shingle Springs. 7:30 a.m. Suspect(s) stole 12 batteries from a construction site on Coach Lane in Cameron Park. 8:15 a.m. Suspect(s) damaged a fence causing $1,000 in damage on Knollwood Drive in Cameron Park. 9:20 a.m. A bicycle was taken from a […]

Weather stats 9-9-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Sept. 1 98 62 0.00 Sept. 2 101 69 0.00 Sept. 3 101 61 0.00 Sept. 4 100 61 0.00 Sept. 5 100 63 0.00 Sept. 6 99 61 0.00 Sept. 7 91 61 0.00 Sept. […]

Crime Log: Aug. 22-24

Aug. 22 9:38 a.m. 
Subject(s) stole a 57-year-old female victim’s solar automatic gate and a roll of fencing. 10:23 a.m.
 Deputies were dispatched to a theft report on Quarry Court in Oak Hill. Deputies reviewed surveillance footage of the incident and photographed the area. Deputies attempted to contact a possible suspect 11:36 a.m. A battery […]

Crime Log: Aug. 21

Aug. 21 2:40 a.m. Lorenzo Jackson, 19, was arrested on Lake Tahoe Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe for allegedly resisting/delaying an investigation and an out of county warrant. 7:25 a.m. A 25-year-old female victim was the victim of a burglary on Ridgeway Drive in Pollock Pines. 8:03 a.m. A 66-year-old female victim stated three necklaces […]

Lake levels 9-4-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Sept. 4, 2014 Elevation (feet) 400.24 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 381,000 39% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 1,282 Outflow 1,376 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Sept. 4, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,454.83 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 31,282 76% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 0.03 Outflow […]

Crime Log: Aug. 19-20

Aug. 19 7:54 a.m. A vehicle burglary was reported on Brisbane Circle in El Dorado Hills. 2:00 p.m. A vehicle was stolen on Sunset Lane in Shingle Springs. 2:05p.m.
 Suspect(s) removed security cameras from the exterior of a business on Durock Road in Shingle Springs during nighttime hours. 3:23 p.m. Petty theft was reported on […]

Marilyn K. Brown funeral notice

June 23, 1946 — Aug. 15, 2014 Marilyn K. Brown, of Pollock Pines, Calif., born June 23, 1946, died Aug. 15, 2014. A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, Sept. 12, at Green Valley Community Church in Placerville, Calif.

Richard “Tricky Dick” D. Skaggs

July 7, 1937 — Aug. 21, 2014 Richard D.Skaggs, known affectionately by his family and friends as “Tricky Dick,” age 77, died Aug. 21, 2014, with his family by his side. No memorial service will be held at his request. He was born July 7, 1937, in Bethesda, Ohio. He eventually moved and raised his […]

Irene Marie Sanchez (Showalter)

Feb. 19, 1951 — Sept. 1, 2014 Life’s journey ended on Sept. 1, 2014 for Irene Marie Sanchez (Showalter) of Placerville, Calif. Born Feb. 19, 1951, and raised in Long Beach, Calif., she attended Woodrow Wilson High School. She moved with her family to the Placerville area of El Dorado County in 1990. In March of that […]

Virginia Mae Townsend

May 3, 1925 – Aug. 29, 2014 Virginia passed away peacefully Friday morning with loving family by her side. Born to James and Mary Casey, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Townsend; and son, Roger. She is survived by grandchildren, Sarah Townsend-Moulay, James Townsend and Diane Simshauser; great-grandchildren, Mallory, Mason and Marik […]

Lawrence Peterson

March 1. 1926 — Aug. 29, 2014 Larry Peterson passed away peacefully at home in Cameron Park, Calif., on Aug. 29, 2014. He is survived by his brother, Michael Peterson; his daughter, Jeanne Guerrero; his four cats; and his partner, Ann Phillips. He was an airplane mechanic for the 20th Army/Air Force group. He loved […]

Building permits 8/25-29/2014

Permits issued 8/25 to 8/29/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 3 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $1,631.543 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $32,145 1 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $374,995 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $2,500 1 BUILDG – REMODL – OFFICE $18,000 1 BUILDG – REMODL – RETAIL $15,000 1 BUILDG […]

DUI Log: July 30-Aug. 23

ROBERT W. STIVER, 69, of Garden Valley, booked by EDSO on July 30, bail listed as $2,500. ERIC R. FORD, 30, of Modesto, booked by EDSO on July 31, bail listed as $70,000. ANDREA C. MITCHELL, 29, of Rescue, booked by PPD on Aug. 1, bail listed as $2,500. JOSEPH G. DEATON, 23, of West […]

Weather stats August 2014

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Aug. 1 107 72 0.00 Aug. 2 110 68 0.00 Aug. 3 105 68 0.00 Aug. 4 93 70 0.00 Aug. 5 85 69 0.00 Aug. 6 81 68 0.00 Aug. 7 99 69 0.00 Aug. […]

Crime Log: Aug. 17-18

Aug. 17 7:42 a.m. Two runaway juveniles returned to their group home on Country Club Drive in South Lake Tahoe. Both were arrested for alleged probation violations and possession of stolen property. While booking the juveniles, calls came in for vehicle burglaries in the area. Both juveniles allegedly admitted to entering unlocked vehicles and taking property. 2:18 […]

Crime Log: Aug. 13-16

Aug. 13 6:38 a.m. A suspect allegedly evaded a traffic stop on Martin Avenue in South Lake Tahoe for multiple alleged vehicle code violations. Report for information only. 7:45 a.m.
 Suspect(s) took several tools from a 55-year-old female victim’s driveway on Oakwood Road in Cameron Park. 8:55 a.m. A 46-year-old female citizen reported her adult […]

Aaron Robert Smith

July 3, 1973 — Aug. 18, 2014. Aaron Smith passed away at home in Placerville, Calif., on Aug. 18, 2014. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jeremy Michael Smith. He is survived by his parents, Dan and Susan Marie Smith; his grampa, Romaine Dudley; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Aaron was born […]

Kathleen Ann Wilkes

July 26, 1920 – Aug. 26, 2014 Kathleen “Kay” Ann Wilkes passed away in Placerville, Calif., on Au. 26, 2014, after bravely fighting a serious illness. She was the third of six daughters born to John and Mary Donnelly of Detroit, Mich. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 68 years, John […]