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Harry Carskadon Jr.

Graveside services for Harry Reynolds Carskadon Jr. of Nevada City will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Pine Grove Cemetery in Nevada City.

Mr. Carskadon died Wednesday, Feb. 18, in Nevada City. He was 73.

He was born Nov. 29, 1930, in San Mateo to Harry R. and Millicent Carskadon. He attended schools in the Bay Area. He married his first wife, Schotze “Margaret,” Oct. 2, 1955, in Reno, Nev., and then his second wife, Ellen, Sept. 23, 2000, in Reno, Nev. He worked in real estate sales. He was president of the Santa Clara County Board of Realtors for many years. He was an avid collector. He enjoyed his dogs.

He is survived by his wife, Ellen Carskadon of Nevada City; brother, Doug Wilkins of Palo Alto; daughter and son-in-law, Paula and John Woodfin of Los Altos; son, Paul Carskadon of Grass Valley; stepson, Luke Spaves of Nevada City; stepdaughter, Jenifer Spaves of Nevada City; and grandsons Justin and Jeremy Woodfin of Los Altos and Justin and Brandon Carskadon of San Jose. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Schotze “Margaret” Carskadon, in 1991; mother, Millicent Carskadon, in 1998; and father, Harry Reynolds Carskadon Sr., in 1956.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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