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Obituary: James Ernest Barker (Nov. 1, 1926 – May 18, 2014)

Jim was born and raised in Long Beach, Calif. After graduation from Poly High School, he served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Upon discharge, he went to work for the City of Long Beach, where he was a firefighter for over 29 years. He married Rosalie on Jan. 14, 1955. After traveling during retirement, they settled in Crescent City and spent many years fishing.


Obituary: Brian Wilson Crider (Nov. 16, 1947 – May 19, 2014)

Brian W. Crider was born in Eureka, Calif., Nov. 16, 1947, to William and Eudora (Shields) Crider. He was raised in Carlotta, Calif., and graduated from Fortuna High in 1965. He then went on to have a very successful career with the United States Forest Service for 35 years. During his 35 years with the USFS he was often recognized and awarded for his outstanding efforts and accomplishments. In 1972 he married Henrietta Ann Crider of Arcata, Calif. From that point on Brian’s job took them to Gasquet, Calif., Libby, Mont., and Sitka, Alaska. Brian and family then retired to Grants Pass, Ore., in 2001.


Obituary: Florence Mackewicz (March 19, 1925 – May 3, 2014)

 Florence Mackewicz passed away on May 3, 2014, in Crescent City. She was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on March 19, 1925, to John and Margaret Schwartzer. Florence was the youngest of nine children. She graduated from Little Flower Academy High School in 1938. Florence met and married Stanley Z. Mackewicz Sept. 25, 1947. Together they moved to San Francisco. There they opened Florence’s Café. After she had her first child, she stayed at home to raise her family.Florence worked various jobs as her children grew older. She greatly enjoyed positions where she met the public as she was very friendly and outgoing. Florence had a job at the University Mound Ladies Home as a nurse’s aid. She had always wanted to be a nurse and enjoyed working there.


Obituary: Lillian Mae Pasley (April 12, 1942 – May 12, 2014)

Read more... Lillian Mae Pasley passed away from natural causes on May 12, 2014, in Crescent City while surrounded by loved ones. Essie and John Bowles’ daughter was brought into this world on April 12, 1942, in Arkansas.


Death Notices May 17, 2014

• Martha Lee Knight, 90, born Dec. 16, 1923, in Wartrace, Tenn., died May 3, 2014, in Brookings.


Obituary: Martha Lee Knight (Dec. 16, 1923 – May 3, 2014)

 Martha Lee Knight, a long-time resident of Del Norte County, died Saturday the 3rd of May in Brookings, Ore., at the age of 90.


Obituary: Jennifer Early Peters (Nov. 20, 1982 - April 20, 2014)

Read more... Jennifer Early Peters was born on  Nov. 20, 1982, and passed on  April 20, 2014. Jennifer Early Peters lost her long and courageous battle with cancer Easter morning.


Obituary: Richard “Rick” Muenzer (1941 – May 3, 2014)

Read more... Richard “Rick” Muenzer passed away on May 3, 2014, in Crescent City at age 72 years. He was born in Gilroy, Calif., and was a 32-year resident of Crescent City when he wasn’t in his RV. Rick had an extended untreated illness that finally caught up with him. He passed peacefully at home surrounded by his family.


Former mayor of Crescent City dies

Michael Joseph Scavuzzo
 Michael Joseph Scavuzzo, a former Crescent City mayor and councilman, died Friday. He was 80.

Scavuzzo was born in Hammonton, N.J., and moved to Crescent City after serving in the Air Force at the radar station in Requa. After arriving in Del Norte, Scavuzzo went on to serve in various local political roles, including on the City Council, for the League of California Cities, the Harbor 


Obituary: Raymond Daniel Rakestraw Jr.

Raymond Daniel Rakestraw Jr.
 Raymond Daniel Rakestraw Jr. was born on March 8, 1933, in Chrome, Calif. He was the oldest of five children who worked dairy farming with their parents in the Sacramento Valley. Dan’s family moved to Ferndale in 1950 and continued working for dairy farms. 

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