Archie Hopkins Muse, 70, died July 9, 2007, in Crescent City.

He was born Aug. 31, 1936, in Colusa to Archie and Celia (Hill) Muse, and lived for a decade in Del Norte County.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran and a retired musician.

He is survived by John Muse, of Crescent City; and his sisters, Maude Coillott of Crescent City and Elsie Trudell of Clear Lake.

He is also survived by his nieces and nephews, Charlotte Mosier of Crescent City, Celia Anderson of Wash., Janelle Kleppin of Crescent City, Tracy Martin of Crescent City, Robert Hall of Gasquet, Larry Green of Crescent City, Mike Greene of Vallejo, and Mary Lee.

A private interment at Del Norte County Veteran's Cemetery is planned.

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