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William Gebur

William “Bill” Fredrick Gebur died Feb. 26 in Grass Valley. He was 86.

No services will be held.

Mr. Gebur was born July 21, 1921, in Dearing, Kan., to Frank and Amelia Gebur. He graduated from Field Kindley Memorial high School in Coffeyville, Kan., in 1940. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a sergeant in World War II from 1942 to 1945. He married his wife, Virginia, on Nov. 10, 1945, in San Diego.

Mr. Gebur retired in 1977 after working for 31 years as a federal employee, at North Island Naval Air Station in San Diego, as an aircraft instrument mechanic. He was a member of NARFA (National Association of Retired Federal Employees) and enjoyed fishing.

Mr. Gebur is survived by his wife of 62 years, Virginia Gebur, of Nevada City; son and daughter-in-law, William Gebur Jr. and Sharon Gebur, of Nevada City; sons Robert Gebur, of Woodland Park, Colo., and Brian Gebur, of El Cajon; daughter, Elizabeth Gebur, of Livermore; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary in Grass Valley.

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