Steve Chittock

Barbara Jean Fagen (1931-2008)

Barbara Jean Fagen passed away Dec. 15, 2008, at the age of 77 as a result of complications from surgery.

Born Aug. 22, 1931, in a small town in Arkansas, she moved to Crescent City in 1953.Barbara had a long history of working in the restaurant field, owning a restaurant in Hiouchi and then the Captains Table at the harbor for 36 years.

She was preceded in death by husband Jack E. Fagen.

She is survived by her sons, Dale (Candy) Cathey of Tenmile, Ore., and Larry (Cathey) of Kelseyville, grandchildren, Jaci Spears of Ukiah, John (Lori) Cathey of Bonduel, Wis., Carey (Kari) Cathey of Tenmile; brother, Kenneth Graves of Rogue, Ore.; six great-grandchildren; and two nieces and two nephews.

Friends and family are invited to attend memorial service at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at the Lighthouse Community Church, 2544 Oliver St., Crescent City.

Private internment of her ashes will occur at a later date at the Kelseyville Cemetery.