Obituary: Carla May Walz

By Submitted December 17, 2013 03:51 pm

Carla May Walz (Dec. 26, 1943 – Dec. 13, 2013)

Carla May Walz passed away on Dec. 13, 2013, in Eureka, Calif., at the age of 69. She was born on Dec. 26, 1943, in San Francisco.  A life-long resident of Del Norte County, she made her home in Crescent City.

Carla is survived by her brothers and sisters, Charles Fleming, Carol Fleming, Christina Zaczek, Carma Scott and Cheri Johnson;  children Tom Cassidy, Cheryl Bortle and  Katherine Miller. She also leaves behind grandchildren Patricia and Amanda Johnson, Cheriann and Chris Bortle and Kaitlyn Gaudrio.

A truly loved sister, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed.

Memorial services will be held at Wier’s Mortuary Chapel on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 11 a.m. Private interment at the IOOF Memorial Cemetery.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.