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Obituary of James Paul (Jim) Medlock

February 21, 2018 — James Paul (Jim) Medlock of Royal Oaks, CA left this earth for his heavenly home February 16, 2018. A memorial service to honor Jim's life will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at First Baptist Church, 1866 Ridge Road, Grass Valley,

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Obituary of Drexel Leland West

February 21, 2018 — Drexel Leland West passed away quietly in his home on February 19, 2018. He was 73. Drex requested no memorial service, but a Celebration of Life may be held in the future. Drex was wonderful man. He will be missed greatly by his family and

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Obituary of John Hudson

February 21, 2018 — John Hudson passed away February 3, 2018 in Grass Valley, CA at age 95. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. February 23 2018, at St. Canice Catholic Church in Nevada City, CA. A Rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. February 22,

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Obituary of Lola Elizabeth Alvarez

February 21, 2018 — Lola Elizabeth Alvarez, two years old, of Grass Valley, passed away peacefully in her sleep early Sunday morning, February 18, 2018, in between her loving parents, Alexandra Alvarez (Tendall) and Bill Alvarez. Lola was diagnosed with neuroblastoma in late May, and had been receiving treatment

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Obituary of Dane Pedersen

February 20, 2018 — On December 24, 2017 Dane Harald Pedersen passed peacefully at his home in Nevada City, surrounded by family. He was a grandfather, husband, friend, tinkerer and storyteller. If you were looking for him, Dane could be found tinkering in his workshop or walking his Boston

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Obituary of Dan Harbert

February 20, 2018 — Dan Harbert passed away on February 5, 2018 at home with his wife and family by his side. Dan was born on February 27, 1939 to John and Helen Harbert in Campo, Colorado. He grew up in Campo with his 7 sisters. He then moved

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Obituary of Dave Muzio

February 19, 2018 — Dave Allen Muzio passed away in his home with his loved ones by his side on February 15, 2018. He was 53. Dave was born July 31, 1964 in Berkeley, CA to David and Lynda Muzio. Dave graduated from Monte Vista High School in 1982.

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Obituary of Phyllis Marie Graham Hazelwood

February 19, 2018 — Today we celebrate the beautiful gift that was our mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and friend, Phyllis Marie Graham Hazelwood. Phyllis was born to Ruth and S. Roy Graham on February 18, 1932, in Aberdeen, Washington. At a very early age she showed remarkable musical talent, and

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Obituary of David Alan Hughes

February 16, 2018 — David Alan Hughes, born February 23, 1931 in Oak Park, Illinois to Anna Louise Wallis Hughes and Alan Thomas Hughes, passed away peacefully on February 12, 2018 in Grass Valley, Ca. with family members by his side. He grew up in Roslyn, New York, joined

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Obituary of James (Jim) L. Bush

February 15, 2018 — James (Jim) L. Bush passed away on December 28, 2017 at his home in Lake Wildwood. He was 88. He was born March 22, 1929. He was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School in his native San Francisco. He later attended UC Berkeley and

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Obituary of Howard Reed

February 14, 2018 — Howard Reed passed peaceably in his sleep at the home he shared with his son, Kenneth, on January. 26, 2018. He was 97. He was born on January 14, 1921 in Nickerson, KS, the youngest of 3 children. He graduated from St. Johns military academy

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Obituary of William (Bill) C. Personeni

February 14, 2018 — After a courageous 3 ½ year battle with leukemia, with his family by his side, William (Bill) C. Personeni passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 7, due to complications after a successful Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant at the Stanford Medical Center. He was 70 years old.

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Obituary of Ida Mae Browning

February 13, 2018 — Ida Mae Browning passed away February 6, 2018 in Grass Valley, CA. She was born October 23, 1926 in Costa Mesa, CA to parents Earl and Mary Rogers. Ida married Robert F. Browning October 27, 1945 in Los Angeles, CA. She was a member of

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Obituary of Ron Sibley

February 13, 2018 — Ron Sibley passed away on Sep. 10, 2017 in Brownsville, CA. He was 74. Ron was a longtime resident of Grass Valley and the surrounding area. A Celebration of Life will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at

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Obituary of Rosemary Ferrari

February 12, 2018 — Rosemary passed away peacefully after suffering a stroke on February 3, 2018. Rosemary was loved by all who came to know her. She was a kind, honest, happy, and loving person. She enjoyed sewing, gardening, and travel. Rosemary was born in England on September 12,

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Obituary of Lois G. Van Etten

February 12, 2018 — Active, friendly and inexhaustible Lois G. Van Etten died unexpectedly at Sutter Roseville Medical Center on February 3, 2018. She left this world after enjoying dinner with a friend and heading out to play games with friends, one of many passions she always enjoyed. In

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Obituary of Roy Hall

February 12, 2018 — Roy Hall passed away December 20, 2017, and was born June 6, 1927. A single child, born in Stavely, Alberta (Canada) his love of trains started immediately as he grew up in the Canadian Pacific Railway station. He designed a multi-purpose play station for his

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Obituary of Harold K. Graves, Jr.

February 12, 2018 — Harold K. Graves, Jr. passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving wife, Patricia, on January 30, 2018. Some people are born to be excellent followers. A few are born to be leaders. Harold Graves was a leader. He was born May 15, 1941

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Obituary of Robert I. Clark

February 9, 2018 — Robert I. Clark passed away November 19, 2017 in Grass Valley, CA. He was born May 17, 1930 in Milton, WA to parents Robert I. Clark SR and Ruth Bennett. Robert was a Sargent First Class in the U.S. Army from 1951-1956. He later worked

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Obituary of Arthur Roy Mathew

February 9, 2018 — Arthur Roy Mathew passed away at his home on February 2, 2018. He was 101 years old. He passed peacefully with family members present after a brief illness. Art was born January 1, 1917 in Fairmont Nebraska. He moved with his family to San Jacinto,

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