Muriel Tucker |

Muriel Tucker

Muriel Tucker passed away on Feb. 6, 2013, at Wolf Creek Care Center in Grass Valley, Calif. She was 96.

Services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at The Abundant Life Community Church, 10795 Alta St., Grass Valley.

Muriel was born on Dec. 13, 1916, to Sam Veale and Hazel (Thompson) in Sierra City, Calif. She graduated from Grass Valley High School Class of 1935. Muriel worked 30 years with the California Canners and Growers. She lived in Stockton for 70 years before coming to Grass Valley. She loved to play golf.

Muriel is survived by her daughters, Linda Novotny of Aptos and Judy Harvey of Stockton; sister, Lois Robinson of Grass Valley; and nephews, Terry McMahon and Jeff Robinson.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Hazel Veale; sisters, Florence Price and Winfred Veale.

All arrangements are being handled by Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User