On October 9th,2018, family and friends of Florene Van De Capelle celebrated her 90th birthday with dinner at the Chart Room on the wharf. Present were her two daughters, Sheryl Pattison and Peggy Ann Melovich and her husband, Michael. Florene and daughters and son-in-law are long time Crescent City residents. Present also were her two best friends from Citrus Heights, Jackie Bauman and Cathy Miller.