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Obituary of Raquel Marie Larimer

March 19, 2019 — Raquel Marie Larimer, also known as Kelly, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016 in Grass Valley. She was 31. Raquel was born Aug. 31, 1985, in Woodland, CA. She was the daughter of Dale and Nancy Nelson. Raquel attended Nevada Union High School and was

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Obituary of James Linn Cornell

March 18, 2019 — James Linn Cornell died peacefully at his home in San Jose on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. He was 81. James was born on February 4, 1938, in Paducah, Texas and grew up in Watsonville, CA. He received his BSBA from San Jose State University and

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Obituary of Sharon Kay Delaney

March 18, 2019 — Sharon Kay Delaney, long time resident of Sacramento, CA, passed peacefully into eternity at home in Sacramento the early morning hours of March 13, 2019. She was 60. Sharon was raised in Grass Valley and attended the local schools. She attended Sawyer Business College in

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Obituary of Larry Dahm

March 18, 2019 — Larry Dahm passed away Sunday March 17, 2019 at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. Larry was born January 6, 1948 to Virgil and Velma Dahm. He is survived by his children, Virgil L Dahm; daughter Nancy Dahm; five grandchildren; his sister Cathy LaFountain; brothers

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Obituary of Ed Guinaugh

March 17, 2019 — Ed Guinaugh Ed Guinaugh passed away on October 12, 2018. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 11 a.m., on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Alta Sierra Country Club. Please join us in sharing stories and remembering great times.

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Obituary of Douglas M. Naylor

March 15, 2019 — Douglas M. Naylor passed away February 25, 2019 at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 76. He was born March 10, 1942 in Compton, CA to Theodore L. and Clara (Campbell) Naylor. He was a 39 year resident of Grass Valley, as well as a

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Obituary of Ed Guinaugh

March 15, 2019 — Ed Guinaugh passed away on October 12, 2018. A Celebration of his Life will be held at 11 a.m., on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Alta Sierra Country Club. Please join us in sharing stories and remembering great times.

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Obituary of Sam W. Tagart, Jr.

March 15, 2019 — Sam W. Tagart, Jr. peacefully passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2019 in Grass Valley. He was 86. Sam was born on June 20, 1932 to Sam and Eleanor Tagart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He attended West Point and graduated from Marguette University with a degree

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Obituary of Robert Constantine Donesky

March 15, 2019 — Robert Constantine Donesky passed away March 12, 2019 at his Nevada City home. He was 84. Robert was born on December 1, 1934 in British Columbia, Canada to Constantine and Doris (Nydokus) Donesky. He earned a master's degree in counseling from the Andrews University in

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Obituary of Lesley R. Abbey

March 15, 2019 — Lesley R. Abbey passed away March 4, 2019 in Grass Valley. She was 31. She was born September 2, 1987 in Yreka, CA. Lesley is a graduate of Nevada Union High School. She was married in Grass Valley to Josh Rohde. Lesley was a Home

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Obituary of Harry Harris Bailey

March 15, 2019 — Harry Harris Bailey left this world at dawn on March 5th. He was at his home in Grass Valley, surrounded by his family. He was a few months short of his 99th birthday. Harry was born in Berkeley, CA to Faye and Vernon Kealoha Harris.

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Obituary of Diana Lee Russell

March 15, 2019 — On December 18, 2018 Diana Russell, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away in the loving care of her children. Diana was born in Covington, Kentucky, to Beatrice and William (Dutch) Edelbroich. Diana was one of seven children and loved her siblings very

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Obituary of Katherine Elizabeth Lorson

March 14, 2019 — Katherine Elizabeth Lorson passed away on February 25, 2019. She was 84. Services are being held at 11 a.m., on Friday March 15, 2019, St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Katherine was born in Yukon, Ok to James and Bertha Selement. She received a doctorate from U.S.C.

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Obituary of Johnny Wayne “Red Label” Walker Jr.

March 14, 2019 — On Friday, March 1st, 2019, Johnny Wayne "Red Label" Walker Jr., loving husband and father of 2, passed away at his residence at the age of 41 due to heart failure that resulted from a rare heart condition that he was born with. He was

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Obituary of Gladys Polhemus

March 13, 2019 — Gladys Polhemus, of Auburn, died March 11, 2019 after a life dedicated to family and community. Gladys was born April 4, 1926 in New Jersey. She graduated from Northfield School in Massachusetts and married Jack Polhemus the following year. After graduating cum laude from Syracuse

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Obituary of Elsie Sharpe

March 13, 2019 — Elsie Sharpe of Nevada City, beloved mother, mother -in-law, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, and friend of many passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on March 4, 2019. Elsie was born in Nevada City on June 24, 1924. She was the youngest of

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Obituary of Richard “Dick” Wagner

March 13, 2019 — Richard "Dick" Wagner, 90, died peacefully in his home with his beloved wife, Margie, at his side on Sunday, February 24th from complications related to Parkinson's disease. Dick was born in Santa Cruz, CA, and was raised in Sacramento by his mother, Laverne Wagner and

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Obituary of Doris V. Brown

March 12, 2019 — Doris V. Brown passed away February 28, 2019 at her Nevada City home. She was 99. She was born January 10, 1920 in Washington to Gladys Blackrud. She was a resident of Nevada County for 70 years. Dorris worked in the medical field for 15

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Obituary of Beverly Jean Oviatt

March 12, 2019 — Beverly Jean Oviatt passed away February 5, 2019 in Grass Valley. She was 59. She was born February 6, 1959 in Burlingame, CA to George and Virginia Baldwin. She loved walking dogs. She is survived by her daughters, Valerie and Brittany Oviatt; niece Katy (Travis)

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Obituary of Paul Schreiber

March 12, 2019 — A much-loved husband, partner, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Paul Schreiber of Grass Valley, passed away February 12, 2019. He was 86. Paul was born June 18, 1932 in Allentown, PA., and resided in Vacaville and Grass Valley. He graduated from Allentown High School, where he

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