Brycelynne Spitzner died April 11, 2020, in Crescent City. She was 87 years old. She was born in Goodland, Kansas, to Gordon and Charlotte Winchell. She attended grade school in Goodland and later the family moved to Southern California, then to Crescent City where she finished her education.

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On Monday, June 29, 2020, we lost a truly independent and inspirational 98-year-old woman born in the Roaring Twenties. Gloria Nelson Brasuel was born on Jan. 20, 1922 in Portage, Pennsylvania, to Hester Diehl and Paul Nelson.

Dorothy Ann Chubbuck, 88, of Roseburg, Oregon went to her Lord in heaven on June 24, 2020. Born on August 22, 1931, in Randle, Wash., to parents Michael “Max” and Margaret Ann Kalbus Ogens, Dorothy graduated from Pacific Lutheran College (now University) in 1954 with a bachelor’s degree in e…

Milton Owen Reilley, 77, passed away on June 26, 2020 in Crescent City, CA. He was born in San Diego, CA on September 28, 1942. The Reilley family moved to Del Norte County in 2005 from Southern California.

Peggy Mayle passed away in her home she loved and cherished on May 10, 2020. She was born in Crescent City on December 13, 1955 to John and Eleanor McMillan. Peggy grew up on the McMillan ranch in Klamath, California enjoying a lifetime of memories along with her sister Kathy Cole and her br…

Jim Heberlein, 61, of Crescent City, California was born on September 21, 1958, and passed away on June 2, 2020. Jim’s ashes will be spread out on the ocean on a date to still be determined.

Edwin Clark, 92, passed away on May 8, 2020. His parents were Medford Architect, Frank C. Clark and Grace Wilson Clark. He graduated from Medford Senior High School in 1948. He was a 20-year veteran of the USAF. He is survived by his wife Anitra Van Matre, daughter Linda Clark and grandsons …

Ed E. Moon, a.k.a., the Vacuum, of Crescent City, CA passed away suddenly at his home on May 10, 2020. He was preceded in death by his Father Russel Moon, his Mother Loree Kemmerer and a younger brother Michael Moon. He is survived by his loving wife Marsha Coburn-Moon, his son Jason Moon (T…

Perry “Paul” Stroud Sr. (Dad) would like to let you know that his work here is done. He received a call, a sort of an offer you can’t refuse, for an appointment from which he will not be returning. This new assignment comes with a huge sign-on bonus, a reunion with his precious wife, family …

Leonard Leroy Willard, 68, passed away on May 19, 2020, at his daughter-in-law’s home in Roseburg, Oregon.

Patricia “Patti Stuck” Cope-Cobb born in Fresno, CA on September 18, 1943 passed away in Oregon on May 20, 2020. She was a longtime resident of Crescent City before moving to Oregon.

Russell E. Buckley went to meet Jesus, his Savior, peacefully on Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 at the age of 92 in Crescent City. He was a resident of Crescent City for 67 years. Russell was born to Waddie and Edna Buckley in Mississippi.

Lois Verna Petty Knutsen was born January 1, 1925 in Andalusia, Alabama, the youngest of seven children, and passed away March 20, 2020 in Brookings, Oregon, at age 95.

Michael (Mike) Mervin Winn, age 60, passed away Sunday May 10, 2020. He was born on May 17, 1959, in Le Grande, Oregon. He lived most of his life in northern CA and the Oregon Coast. He moved to be closer to his son in Brookings, OR in 2019 and was there for a year prior to his passing. Mike…

Peter Francis Malone, 76, passed away on May 16, 2020 in Crescent City, California. He was born January 15, 1944 in New Zealand. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.

Russell E. Buckley went to meet Jesus, his Savior, peacefully on Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 at the age of 92 in Crescent City. He was a resident of Crescent City for 67 years. Russell was born to Waddie and Edna Buckley in Mississippi.

Robert Louther Lopez Jr of Crescent City, previously of Lebanon, Oregon, died in Crescent City on April 27, 2020.

Linda Ann Klotz was called to the Lord on April 22, 2020 in Copperopolis, California with her Husband Rolf by her side.

Juanita (Jan) Martin was born December 30, 1932, in Santa Clara, CA, to Julia and Eduard Martin. The family moved to Oakland, CA, where she attended public schools, graduating from McClymonds High School. She received her B.A. from East Los Angeles State University, and later, a Master’s Deg…

Dr. Mark H. Davis, age 68 of Hiouchi, died on Saturday, April 25th in his home after a months-long battle with cancer. He passed peacefully, surrounded by his family and calmed by the quiet presence of the Smith River.

Robley L Schwenk was born August 2, 1936 to loving parents Louis H Hodge- Schwenk and Robley Darrel Schwenk. He passed away on March 18, 2020.

Clara Susan Greene, 85, of Smith River, died April 27, 2020 in Medford, Oregon.

Albert Avert Halls died April 8, 2020 at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City after a brief illness. He was born January 4, 1928 in Danville, Illinois. He was the son of the late Albert Aschel Halls and Ruby Avery Halls. He was the oldest of 6 children. He graduated from Hammond high Schoo…

Homer Paul Babbitt born December 14, 1957 passed away at home on April 17, 2020 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with esophageal cancer. Homer graduated from Del Norte High School.

On March 24th the world lost a beautiful soul. Janine Preston passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home in Sacramento, CA. She was recently diagnosed with stage 4 cancer but tragically the disease went undetected by her doctors in Crescent City for far too long. In true Janine fashion, s…

Gloria Mae Moore-Hodson, 91, passed away on March 31, 2020 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born August 26, 1928 in California.

Earlene (Carpenter) Harp passed away on March 29, 2020 ten days short of her 94th Birthday. She had been living and being cared for at Crescent City Skilled Nursing Facility for the last 2 years.

Justice was taken from this earth in a tragic accident on the 15th of February 2020. Justice enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed the time he spent out on the ocean and in the river. Justice was a beloved man, son, partner, father, and friend. He left behind the…

Ray Allen Brown left our world to join our Heavenly Father on February 18th, 2020.

Jeffrey Daniel Walsworth was born in Los Baños, California on April 22, 1982. He moved to Crescent City shortly after and remained here until he lost his hard fought 15-month battle with cancer on March 8, 2020.

Wanda Darlene Bigham passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, February 16, 2020, after a long fight with dementia. She was born on March 31, 1929 in Seminole County Oklahoma to parents William (Pete) Poole and Gladys Martin. Wanda would have been 91 this March 31, 2020.

Dale Watson passed away on March 6th, 2020 in Brookings, Oregon.  He was born in Atkinson, Kansas.

Jeffrey Daniel Walsworth was born in Los Baños, California on April 22, 1982. He moved to Crescent City shortly after and remained here until he lost his hard fought 15-month battle with cancer on March 8, 2020.

Dale Watson passed away on March 6th, 2020 in Brookings, Oregon.  He was born in Atkinson, Kansas.  

Lyndol Wayne Mitchell, of Crescent City, passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2020, peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Born on June 6th, 1937 in Emory, Texas, to William and Sybil Mitchell. He was a 66-year resident of Del Norte County where he raised his three children with the love o…

Geraldine A. Littke was born April 25, 1931 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene, Oregon to Richard Monroe Johns and Arliene Cornelia Gustafson.

Richard Denny Hess, a longtime resident of Humboldt and Del Norte Counties, passed away in Napa, California, on February 13, 2020, after a brief illness. He was 85.

Richard D. Williams, also known as “Archie Bunker” to his closest friends, passed away peacefully February 13, 2020 surrounded by his family in Crescent City, CA.

Harry Floyd Albin, 88, of Crescent City, California passed away peacefully with his family by his side on, February 29, 2020. He was born on September 13, 1931 in Kerby, Oregon to Louis and Lelia Albin. Harry was the youngest of eight children: Sterling, Joe, Gladys, Pansy, Lelia, Adrian and Louie.

Randy Dean Christoffersen, 38, of Crescent City, California was born on November 1st, 1981 and passed away on February 17th, 2020. Celebration of Life party and potluck will be at Tsunami Games, 260 I Street Crescent City, CA on Sunday March 8th, 2020 from 11:00am to 10:00pm. Feel free to st…

Edythemay (Edy) Garrett passed away on March 3, 2020 at her home in Gasquet, CA. She was born in Montebello, CA on October 11, 1934 to Douglas and Ruth Grover. Edy graduated from Montebello High School in 1952.

Jim was born in Seattle and lived in Sedro-Woolley, WA, from infancy to fourth grade, moved to Orick, CA, and then to Arcata, graduating from Arcata High School in 1956. He was drawn to the logger's life from the example of his step-father Paul Wilkinson and worked summers at Paul's logging …

Linda passed away peacefully in the arms of her husband on February 20, 2020. She is now free from bodily frailties and has gone home to her maker.

Muriel Anne Kaye, born April 22nd, 1953 to Muriel (Cohen) and Frank Kaye in Cleveland, OH. She joined sisters Helen, Re, and Susie. Later followed Frank, Eileen, Patricia, and Maureen. Yes, that is eight!

Harold L. Frazier, 82 passed away at his home on February 17, 2020, he was born on April 17, 1937 in Los Angeles, CA to his parents Harold and Hattie Lee Shrader Frazier.

Roger “Papa Bear” Christenson, 86, passed away on February 18, 2020 in Crescent City, CA. He was born April 28, 1933 in Albert Lee, MN. Roger grew up in Minnesota where he attended school.

Charles Fredrick McCuan 77, passed away on January 29, 2020. He was born February 15, 1942 in Long Beach California. Fred lived most of his life in the Los Angeles area and worked as a plumber. He later moved to Crescent City, California in 2000, continuing plumbing.

Rodney S. Young, of Crescent City and born in Reno, Nevada on July 6, 1964, passed away on January 9, 2020.

Rodney S. Young, of Crescent City and born in Reno, Nevada on July 6, 1964, passed away on January 9, 2020.