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Obituary of Robert J. Greensfelder

January 14, 2019 — Robert J. Greensfelder of the San Juan Ridge, Calif., died on November 7 at Atria Assisted Living in Grass Valley. He was 95. Bob was born in 1923 in Wilmington, Del., to Grace (Gleason) and Nelson Sutro Greensfelder, a mining engineer. At the age of

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Obituary of Kenneth Williams

January 14, 2019 — Ken Williams passed away very peacefully in his favorite chair in his home, in Hayward, CA on January 7th 2019 at the age of 97. His extraordinary longevity can be attributed to the selfless love he received from all his friends and family many of

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Obituary of Ruthalyce Brown

January 13, 2019 — Ruthalyce Brown passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 2, 2019 in an adult family home near her daughter in Cle Elum, WA. She was 100. A memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on January 18, 2019 at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Grass

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Obituary of Donna DeMent

January 13, 2019 — Donna DeMent passed away peacefully on December 7, 2018 with family by her side. Donna was a caregiver in Grass Valley for 20 years. She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Daniel DeMent; daughter Kym Drennan; son Eric (Amber) Triebull; 6 granddaughters, and

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Obituary of Joanne Teresa Hanzelka

January 11, 2019 — Joanne Teresa Hanzelka passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Sierra Nevada Hospital in Grass Valley CA. She was 79. She was born February 28, 1939 to Florence and Ollie Allick in Cedar Rapids, IA. She married William Hanzelka October 12, 1963. They

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Obituary of Ruthalyce Brown

January 11, 2019 — Ruthalyce Brown passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 2, 2019 in an adult family home near her daughter in Cle Elum, WA. She was 100. A memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on January 18, 2019 at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Grass

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Obituary of Kenneth R. Strong

January 11, 2019 — It is with great love and sadness that we announce the passing of Kenneth R. Strong. Ken passed away on December 26, 2018 in Penn Valley, CA where he lived for 30 years. He was born in Manhattan, New York to his parents E. Kenneth

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Obituary of Richard Graham Houlette

January 11, 2019 — Richard Graham Houlette passed away on December 9, 2018. He was 95. Richard was born in Ontario, CA to Leon and Evelyn Houlette on July 9, 1923. He grew up hiking the local mountain trails and riding his motorcycle in the shadow of citrus groves.

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Obituary of Joanne Teresa Hanzelka

January 11, 2019 — Joanne Teresa Hanzelka passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at Sierra Nevada Hospital in Grass Valley CA. She was 79. She was born February 28, 1939 to Florence and Ollie Allick in Cedar Rapids, IA. She married William Hanzelka October 12, 1963. They

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Obituary of Peter Jay Laubenheimer

January 11, 2019 — Peter Jay Laubenheimer was born in Evanston, Illinois, on August 9, 1940 and passed away in Sacramento on December 18, 2018. He grew up alongside his older brother Norm, and younger sister Beth, in Mt. Prospect, a suburb of Chicago. Pete attended Purdue University where

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Obituary of Leo B. Ul

January 10, 2019 — Leo B. Ul of Penn Valley, CA. died December 26, 2018. He was 97. He was born in Erie, on May 11, 1921. During World War II, Leo volunteered to be a waist gunner flying in B24's over Southern Europe taking only 5 months to

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Obituary of Ruthalyce Brown

January 9, 2019 — Ruthalyce Brown passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 2, 2019 in an adult family home near her daughter in Cle Elum, WA. She was 100. She was born on September 25, 1918 to parents Clyde Lee and Mary Mildred Curtis in Los Angeles,

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Obituary of Roberta Mae Day

January 8, 2019 — Roberta Mae Day passed away peacefully on Dec. 23rd, 2018 in Grass Valley, CA. She was born May 4th,1932 in Payette, Idaho to Earl And Pearl Ingram. As a child, she grew up in Halfway, Oregon walking through the 10 feet of snow you always

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Obituary of Helen Kelley

January 7, 2019 — Helen Kelley passed away on January 4, 2019 at Golden Empire Nursing and Rehab Center in Grass Valley. She was 99. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., on Friday, January 11 at St. Canice Catholic Church in Nevada City. A rosary will

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Obituary of Craig Dean Brevoort

January 7, 2019 — Craig Dean Brevoort died peacefully on December 22, 2018 at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 54. Craig graduated NUHS in 1983. He worked in the hardware business most of his life; the last twelve years with B & C in Grass Valley. He is

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Obituary of Craig Dean Brevoort

January 7, 2019 — Craig Brevoort Craig Dean Brevoort died peacefully on December 22, 2018 at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 54. Craig graduated NUHS in 1983. He worked in the hardware business most of his life; the last twelve years with B & C in Grass Valley.

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Obituary of Erma Hunnicutt

January 7, 2019 — With heavy hearts the angels came for our incredible Mama, Erma Hunnicutt, on December 6, 2018. She passed with her daughters and sonin- law holding her hands in the home her husband built for her 68 years ago! A Recitation of the Rosary will be

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Obituary of Beverley Erkson

January 4, 2019 — Beverley Erkson passed away December 23, 2018 in Grass Valley. Born November 24, 1940 in Oneida, UT, Beverley lived in Nevada County for 11 years. She married Theodore Erkson on December 5, 1958, and worked in electronics. Beverley is survived by sons Douglas Erkson of

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Obituary of Andrew Chervenick

January 4, 2019 — Andrew Chervenick passed away on December 21, 2018 at Springhill Manor. He was 94. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., on Monday, January 14, 2019 at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary, 459 Hollow Way, Nevada City. Funeral Services

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Obituary of Shirley McIntosh

January 4, 2019 — Shirley McIntosh passed away on December 30, 2018. She was 81. A Recitation of the Rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m., Monday, January 7, 2019 at St. Canice Catholic Church in Nevada City. A Mass will follow at 10:00 a.m., at St. Canice Church.

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