Tonya Lynn Ferguson, 43, a life- long resident of Del Norte County, passed away Aug. 13, 2008, in Crescent City.

Tonya was born April 13, 1965. She graduated from Del Norte High School in 1983. She enjoyed the beach, flowers and cooking.

She is survived by her husband Patrick Ferguson of Crescent City; daughter Nicole Archuleta of Medford, Ore.; son Robert Ferguson of Crescent City; parents Dale and Beverly Nickel of Crescent City; brothers Norman Nickel of Vancouver, Wash., Todd Nickel of Crescent City, and Mark Nickel of Sacramento; sister Tracie Nickel of Rogue River, Ore.; sisters-in-law Kay Hatter of Crescent City and Mary Ferguson of Albuquerque, N.M.; and brothers-in-law Mike Ferguson of Gold Beach, Ore., and Tim Ferguson of Albuquerque.

Memorial services will be held at Wier's Mortuary Chapel on Saturday at 11 a.m.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel of Crescent City.