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Obituary of Charles M. Mason ‘Charlie’

June 22, 2018 — Charles M. Mason "Charlie" passed away on June 7, 2018 at his home in French Corral, CA. Charlie was 74 years old. Charlie was born in Montana on June 4, 1944. He graduated from Livingston, MT and attended college in Southern California, receiving an AA

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Obituary of James C. Walkup, “Papa Jim”

June 21, 2018 — James C. Walkup, "Papa Jim", passed away on May 15, 2018 at home in Grass Valley surrounded by his family after a short battle with lung cancer. He was 83. Jim was born January 5, 1935 in Iowa. James Walkup served in the US Marine

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Obituary of John Robert Sutro

June 21, 2018 — John Robert Sutro was born in Berkeley CA, May 8, 1940, and passed away peacefully in his home in Grass Valley CA. June 8, 2018. After graduation from San Jose State, "Big John" was drafted into a short career as a professional football player. John

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Obituary of Robert ‘Bob’ Anthony Flanigan

June 19, 2018 — Robert 'Bob' Anthony Flanigan succumbed to cancer after a mighty battle on Thursday, June 14, 2018. After having been in and out of the hospital, and rehab at Golden Empire, Bob came home to hospice at the beginning of May. He was tended to by

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Obituary of Jonathan James Cowart

June 19, 2018 — Jon "JJ" Cowart died June 9, 2018. He was 45. Jon owned and operated Cowart's Custom Painting for 14 years. He enjoyed his ranch, gardening, 4 wheeling, the river and making and playing music with his son. Jon was loved by all and will forever

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Obituary of Lee Baker

June 19, 2018 — Lee Baker peacefully passed away on June 16, 2018. She was 84. A Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., on Thursday, June 21 at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. Lee was born October 30, 1933. She spent a good part of her life in

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Obituary of Linda J. (Eddy) Nelson

June 19, 2018 — Linda J. (Eddy) Nelson passed away on June 11, 2018 at Spring Hill Manor in Grass Valley. She was 69 years old. Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, June 22 at Penn Valley Cemetery. Friends are invited to a Celebration of

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Obituary of Larue “Larry” Undercoffer

June 18, 2018 — Larry Undercoffer passed away peacefully on June 10, 2018. He was 88. There will be a viewing on June 20, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City, CA. The service will be held on Thursday, June 21,

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Obituary of Thomas Vincent Earwood

June 18, 2018 — Thomas Vincent Earwood December 29, 1948 – June 9, 2018 He passed away with his closest family & friends in Nevada City, California at 8:58am. — He was 69 years old. He was born to Lucille Marie McNees and Jesse Lee Earwood in 1948 in

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Obituary of Robert Warren Fitzpatrick (Bobby)

June 15, 2018 — Robert Warren Fitzpatrick (Bobby) passed away June 1, 2018 in Grass Valley, CA. He was born October 31, 1959 in Honolulu, HI. Bobby attended Sierra College majoring in Social Work. He was a leader in Project Heart. Bobby enjoyed fishing with his son and helping

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Obituary of Dana Marie (Sandoval) Guilloz

June 13, 2018 — Dana Marie (Sandoval) Guilloz, 54 years young, passed away with her family at her side on May 24, 2018 in Grass Valley, Ca. Her final weeks were spent surrounded by family and friends who Dana had touched in some way throughout her short, yet very

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Obituary of Dana Marie (Sandoval) Guilloz

June 13, 2018 — Dana Marie (Sandoval) Guilloz, 54 years young, passed away with her family at her side on May 24, 2018 in Grass Valley, Ca. Her final weeks were spent surrounded by family and friends who Dana had touched in some way throughout her short, yet very

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Obituary of Erma Eileen Easterly

June 12, 2018 — Erma Eileen Easterly passed away quietly in her sleep on June 5, 2018. She was 97. Viewing for family and friends will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., on Monday, June 18 at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. Graveside services will begin at 1:30

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Obituary of Robert “Dave” McCoy

June 12, 2018 — Robert "Dave" McCoy passed away peacefully at home in Nevada City, surrounded by loved ones on June 5, 2018. Dave was 72. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Hooper and Weaver in Nevada City. Dave was born

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Obituary of Helen Frances Johnson

June 11, 2018 — Helen Frances Johnson passed away at the Wolf Creek Care Center in Grass Valley on June 4, 2018. She was 96. Helen was born on July 21, 1921, the daughter of James T. and Olive A. (Mott) Northcott, both native-born Californians. A graduate of Grass

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Obituary of Queen Ina Hughes

June 11, 2018 — A resident of Grass Valley since 1979, Queen Ina Hughes died Monday, June 4, 2018 with family close by. She was 99, and lived long and fulfilled life, surrounded by a large extended family who loved her unconditionally. Born in 1919 in rural Mississippi, she

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Obituary of Earl Leonard Langguth

June 11, 2018 — Earl Leonard Langguth passed away at his home on May 31, 2018. Hewas 91. Memorial services will be held on Monday, June 18 at 11:00 a.m.at the Grass ValleyUnited Methodist Church. Earl was born on April 7, 1927, in San Diego, California to Earl Chester

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Obituary of Melissa (born Melissa Jane Gregory)

June 11, 2018 — Melissa (born Melissa Jane Gregory) passed away twelve days shy of her 65th birthday on May 23rd, 2018 due to cancer. She fought this terrible disease with great bravery and grace. The family is immensely grateful to the fine folks at Golden Empire for helping

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Obituary of Dorothy “Doll” Reynolds

June 8, 2018 — Dorothy "Doll" Reynolds passed away on January 27, 2018 in Grass Valley, California. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, June 17, 1937 to Bill and Lois Peach. She and her family migrated to Lynwood, California in 1953. She attended Lynwood High School and graduated in

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Obituary of Helga Gertrude Faunce

June 8, 2018 — Helga Gertrude Faunce passed away on June 5, 2018 in Grass Valley surrounded by her family. She was born in Wuppertal, Germany on March 1st, 1930. She immigrated to Canada at a young age in the 1950's and then ventured to the United States in

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