John William Barkhurst, 79, died Aug. 30, 2013, in Crescent City. He was born Nov. 3, 1933, in Rockford, Ill., and was a 24-year resident of Del Norte County.
A Rosary will be held at Wier's Mortuary Chapel on Wednesday and Mass of Christian Burial services will be Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at St Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Sign the family's online guest book at wiersmortuary.com. Arrangements by Wier's Mortuary Chapel.