Lonnie Ray Albin, 47, of Palm Springs died at Desert Regional Medical Center on Aug. 23, 2008. He was born in Crescent City on Oct. 16, 1960, to Harry Floyd Albin and Margie Ruth McGregor Albin.

Mr. Albin worked as a fisherman on various commercial fishing boats for 24 years, and worked the past six years at the Stater Brothers Market in Palm Springs.

He is survived by his parents, Harry and Margie Albin of Crescent City; his son James Albin and wife of Van Nuys; his daughter, Sonja Albin of Milwaukee, Wis.; his sister Brenda Torgersen and husband of Rio Dell; his domestic partner Steve Guarnaschelli of Palm Springs, one grandchild and his pet dogs Stella and Greta.

A celebration of life will be held at Harry and Margie Albin's Crescent City home at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18.