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Obituary of Louise Ann Sallmann

October 23, 2017 — Louise Sallmann Louise Ann Sallmann passed away on October 16, 2017 in Grass Valley, CA. An old friend, Barbara, said, "Louise was an intriguing mix of determination, discipline, art, high expectations and generosity of spirit. She cultivated propriety and was committed to maintaining proper social

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Obituary of John Myron Holland

October 23, 2017 — John Myron Holland of Kamuela, Hawaii, died peacefully in his wife's arms on September 28, 2017. His sparkle and wit remained, even as his body declined. Anyone who had the good fortune of hearing John's stories understood that he had a rich and varied life.

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Obituary of Kennth A. Baker

October 23, 2017 — Look at the picture, see his face, you can almost smell the Old Spice and he looks like everybody's dad or grandpa. No one would know that he grew up in Missouri and came to California with $35 to his name. Having no job and

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Obituary of Norma Mae Oats Bell

October 20, 2017 — Norma Mae Oats Bell passed away peacefully in Fremont, CA on Tuesday, October 2, 2017. She was born on June 9, 1921 in California to Joseph and Celia Oats. Norma graduated from Chico State College in December, 1942. She began teaching kindergarten in 1943 in

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Obituary of William Carl Burton Sr.

October 20, 2017 — William Carl Burton Sr. passed away on Oct. 13, 2017 in his home with his family around him. William worked in Nevada City Foundry, Yuba River Lumber Co., and construction, retiring from Benuzzi doing construction. He enjoyed earlier years camping with family, rock hunting and

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Obituary of Paige Langdon

October 20, 2017 — Paige Langdon, a resident of Grass Valley for 22 years, passed away October 6, while visiting family in Fall River Mills, CA. He was 91 and a veteran of WWII. Paige was preceded in death by Marie, his wife of 63 years. He is survived

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Obituary of Heather (Adams) Childers

October 19, 2017 — Heather (Adams) Childers died in Grass Valley on 16 October, 2017. She was 92. Heather was born in Lismore, NSW, Australia in 1925. She married after WWII and had two children Doug and Margaret (Meg) but sadly lost her husband, Gordon Hume to a car

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Obituary of Barbara E. Shively

October 19, 2017 — Barbara E. Shively passed away unexpectedly at home on October 13, 2017. She was 76. Barbara was born in Red Deer, Alberta Canada on June 14, 1941. She was adopted August 18, 1941 by Henry and Ella Schmierer. Barbara was their only child. They lived

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Obituary of Michael Mozzetti

October 19, 2017 — Michael Mozzetti went to the Rainbow Bridge on October 12, 2017, to join all the dogs who went before him. He used to read them dog stories. The second of three children, Michael was born March 9, 1954 to Donald Mozzetti and Anita (Mozzetti) Flanigan

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Obituary of Ronald W. McMahon

October 19, 2017 — Ronald W. McMahon of Grass Valley passed away October 13, 2017 at home. He was 87. He was born in Clinton, Iowa June 6, 1930. His parents moved to Sacramento, California when he was six weeks old. He enlisted in the US Air Force from

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Obituary of Donald Michael Lovas

October 19, 2017 — Donald Michael Lovas passed away on August 30, 2017. He was 85. He was born in Youngstown Ohio on February 7, 1932 to Elizabeth and Louis Lovas They moved to Philadelphia, PA. when he was 5 and that is where he grew up. At 18

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Obituary of John Fellman

October 19, 2017 — John Fellman passed away peacefully in his home, as he wished, with his family nearby, on September 29, 2017, after a six-month battle with mesothelioma. He was 70. He was born Victor John Fellman at St Joseph's Hospital in San Francisco on October 28, 1946,

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Obituary of Anthony Ronald Burns

October 18, 2017 — Anthony Ronald Burns, "our beloved Tony," was taken to be with his Lord on August 4, 2017. Tony was born in Torrance, California on May 3, 1967 to Ronald Burns and Charlene K.B. Hogan. He is father to his beloved son Alexander Anthony Burns and

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Obituary of Betty “Marlene” Fowler (Lane)

October 18, 2017 — Betty "Marlene" Fowler (Lane) slipped peacefully away from this life on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, to reunite with her husband, family and friends that she had not seen in a long time. While we will be missing her, she will be socializing, dancing, laughing and

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Obituary of Tiana Trumbo

October 18, 2017 — Tiana Trumbo passed away August 26, 2017. A memorial will be held at 3 p.m., on Saturday October 28, 2017 at Twin Cities church. There will be a potluck following.

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Obituary of Jack John Kruger

October 17, 2017 — Jack John Kruger passed away October 11, 2017 in Roseville, CA. He was born October 21, 1931 in San Francisco, CA to parents Jack and Mary Kruger. Jack married Frances in San Mateo, CA on October 2, 1976. He is survived by his wife Frances

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Obituary of Roseann Marie Hannah

October 17, 2017 — Roseann Marie Hannah (née Sens) died on Oct 9, 2017, engulfed at home, in the flames of the Loma Rica fire. Roseann was born Sept 4, 1964. Roseann was the dedicated and loving mother of her adult, twin sons, Jeffery and Jordan Hannah, who reside

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Obituary of Brian Miller

October 17, 2017 — Brian Matthew Miller, 41, passed away October 7, 2017 at his home in Round Rock, Texas. Brian was born April 3, 1976 in Kansas City, Kansas to Steven and Sandra Miller. In 1987 the family moved to Grass Valley, California where Brian attended Lyman Gilmore

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Obituary of Lois Collins Hardin

October 16, 2017 — Lois Collins Hardin died October 3, 2017 in Grass Valley, CA after a long, richly fulfilling life. She was born on August 9, 1920 in San Bernardino, CA where she lived through her high school years. She developed a great love of music, particularly through

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Obituary of Sharon Tobiassen

October 16, 2017 — It is with the deepest respect, reverence and love for Sharon's contributions to my life and my Mother Ms. Betty M. Brewer that I write this note. I shall always remember Sharon for her exceptional loyalty, spirit and love for not only our community but

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