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Obituary: Robert “Bob” Allen Norris (Jan. 3, 1924 – April 18, 2015)

Robert “Bob” Allen Norris, 91, passed away on April 18, 2015, in Medford, Ore. He was born in Amity, Ore., on Jan. 3, 1924. He was a 63-year resident of Del Norte County. He served his country during WWII as a Merchant Marine.

Prior to his retirement, he was in the timber industry for 45 years and had been employed by Miller Rellim as a logging boss. Bob was a 100 percent logger and a high climber. He was known as a tough and fearless man who could get the logs out. Bob was a good mechanic and was respected by his crew.


Obituary: Steve Pyke (Aug. 24, 1949 – April 9, 2015)

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Steve Pyke
Steve Pyke was born Aug. 24, 1949, at Seaside Hospital in Crescent City. On April 9, 2015, he went to his favorite hunting spot to watch over us.

Steve was a lifelong resident of Crescent City and went to local schools. He loved to hunt deer, elk and ducks. He was also an avid fisherman for salmon and steelhead. Steve loved the outdoors.

Steve fished commercially with his father Ernie on the Banshee for 20-plus years. Then in 1991, Steve and his twin brother Doug took over the boat until retirement in 2010.


Death Notice: Adeline Rose Burlake

Adeline Rose Burlake died at the age of 83 on April 20, 2015, in Crescent City.  She was born Aug. 3, 1931, in Chicago, Ill.  Mrs. Burlake was a 21-year resident of Del Norte County.

Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, April 25, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Crescent City. 

Please sign the family’s online guest book at wiersmortuary.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.


Death Notice: Steve Pyke

Steve Pyke died April 9, 2015, in Medford, Ore., at the age of 65. He was born Aug. 24, 1949, and was a lifelong resident of Del Norte County. 

There will be a potluck and celebration of life on April 25 from 1–4 p.m. at Redwood Family Worship Center (corner of Parkway Drive and English Lane).


Obituary: John Leslie Simmons Jr. (April 23, 1922 – April 10, 2015)

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John Leslie Simmons Jr.
John Leslie Simmons Jr., born April 23, 1922, in Blythe,  passed away on April 10, 2015, in Crescent City at the age of 92. He was a 60-year resident of Del Norte County. 

John was a WWII veteran of the Army Air Corp. He flew as flight engineer over the Himalayan Mountains to supply bases in China. John earned his pilot’s license after the war.  

While in Del Norte County, he worked in the trucking and lumber industries as a driver, mechanic and machinist. Friends and family could always rely on uncle John to find a way or make a part to fix almost anything.


Obituary: Dorotha Ann Lawry (June 2, 1924 – April 2, 2015)

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Dorotha Ann Lawry
Dorotha Ann Lawry was taken home to see her Lord on April 2, 2015. Dorotha was a resident of Crescent City for 50-plus years. 

In June 2014, Dorotha celebrated her 90th birthday with her family and close friends. The day was all about her. 


Death Notice: Edna Caroline Mattz

Edna Caroline Mattz died April 10, 2015, just five days after her 95th birthday. Born April 5, 1920, in Harbor, Ore., Edna was a lifelong resident of Del Norte County.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 16, at 2:30 p.m. at the Foursquare Church with interment to follow at the Del Norte County Veterans Cemetery. 

Please sign the family’s online guest book at wiersmortuary.com. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.


Obituary: Terri Lee Cromwell (Sept. 15, 1956 – March 27, 2015)

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Terri Lee Cromwell
Terri Lee Cromwell passed away at home March 27, 2015. Terri was born in Fortuna, Sept. 15, 1956, the daughter of James Ivan and Betty Louise Floyd.

Terri was the last of four children, and her nephews were like brothers to her. She attended school in Alturas and Crescent City. She was a 49-year resident of Crescent City.


Obituary: Edna Caroline Mattz (April 5, 1920 – April 10, 2015)

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Edna Caroline Mattz
Edna Caroline Mattz went to be with the Lord on April 10, 2015, just five days after her 95th birthday. Born April 5, 1920, in Harbor, Ore., Edna moved with her family to Crescent City when she was 9 years old, and she was a lifelong resident of Del Norte County.

Edna was a nurse at the County Hospital and the Convalescent Hospital, a member of the Seaside Hospital Pink Ladies, a hospice worker, served on the election board, was a member of the Republican Women, a member of the Crescent City Foursquare Church where she served as Sunday school teacher and vacation Bible school teacher. She loved hunting and
camping.


Obituary: Idolah Reynolds

Read more...Idolah Reynolds died April 7, 2015, after a short illness. Born in Oklahoma, she grew up and lived most of her life in Oklahoma. Idolah graduated from high school in June 1957. 

At the age of 18 Idolah moved to Vacaville, Calif. She was a homemaker.


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