Stanley Marich |

Stanley Marich

Memorial services for Stanley Marich of Nevada City will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Nevada City chapel of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. A reception will follow at the North San Juan Senior Center.

Mr. Marich died Saturday, Oct. 19, in Nevada City. He was 76.

He was born Jan. 11, 1926, in Butte, Mont., to John and Rose (Jasso) Marich. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1945 to 1947 and two years in the National Guard. He earned a bachelor of science degree from Western College of Education in Dillon, Mont., and a master’s degree in industrial arts from San Jose State University. He married Dorothy F. Snider in 1950 in Montana.

He taught school for five years in Montana and 20 years in California. He owned an upholstery shop and a shoe shop. He moved to Nevada County in 1983. He helped organize a senior citizens group in North San Juan and build the senior center building in North San Juan. He enjoyed helping people build things.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Marich of Nevada City; sons Douglas and Jim Marich; daughter, Connie Brittain; brothers Andy, Jim and Nick Marich; and sisters Anna Faulkner, Virginia Larson and Marie Fox. He was preceded in death by his daughters Laura Jane Marich and Betty C. Francis; brother John Marich; and parents.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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