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Avadel Heath

A family gathering for Avadel Heath will be conducted at a later date.

Mrs. Heath died Monday, April 22, in Sebastopol. She was 88.

She was born Feb. 5, 1914, in Wastucna, Wash. She married Marion “Bud” Heath on July 20, 1933.

They lived in Alameda during World War II then lived in Watsonville. In 1955, they moved to Lakeport and started Superior Propane. They sold the business and retired in 1964.

They traveled in an RV for 12 years around the United States.

Five years after her husband’s death, she married Rodger Kitto, and they traveled for five years in an RV.

She was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church and Order of the Eastern Star and was active in the Lakeport Lioness Club.

She enjoyed dancing, music, traveling and playing piano for many events and activities. She was also an accomplished oil painter.

Mrs. Heath is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Milton E. and Ellen Heath and Maskey M. and Paula Heath; grandchildren Larry, Lonny, Lindie (Rodgers), Bryan, Beverly, Maskey, Billy Heath, Jill Smith and Jay Jensen; and 26 great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Neptune Society.

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