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Donald Fredrick Klock III passed away January 7, 2020 at the age of 59. He is survived by his sister Naomi Klock of Syracuse, New York, Starr Johnson of Tonopah, Nevada and Rosalyn Klock of Eureka, California. He is also survived by many children he helped raise that were not his own.

Gerald Jay (Jerry) Harvey, 89, passed away on December 14, 2019 in Crescent City, California surrounded by family.  He was born on March 31, 1930 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Ruth and Floyd Z. Harvey.

Carolyn Fern Gawer, age 80, passed away peacefully in the early morning surrounded by her family on January 11, 2020.  She was born May 25, 1939 in Portland, Oregon to Ivan and Fern Cook (Gleason).

Sara Mae Twigg, 94, passed away in Burlingame, CA on December 26, 2019.  She was born in Crescent City, CA on July 2, 1925. She attended Humboldt State University and graduated from San Jose State as an occupational therapist.  Sara was employed at Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles and San …

Dalie Munroe-Morgan, 69 of Crescent City, California was born on September 15, 1950 and passed away on December 27, 2019. Celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Guy Lepage, 85 of Crescent City, California was born on July 28, 1934 and passed away on January 11, 2020. Service to be held at a later date.

Sophia Catherine Swanson, 74, passed away on January 9, 2020 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born March 11, 1945 in Pendleton, Oregon.

Frank Ellis Richards, of Smith River, passed away on Wednesday, January 2nd, 2020, peacefully at the age of 94. Born on September 21st, 1925 in Smith River, he was a lifelong resident of Del Norte County and the eldest male tribal member of the Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation.

Linda Sue Cicon, 68, passed away on December 18, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  She was born in Pennsylvania on 10/18/1951.  Linda was a 40 resident of Del Norte County.

Leona Belle Pike Hammond, age 96, passed away Friday December 13 at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City, CA. Descendant of Seattle pioneer John Pike, she was born December 25, 1922 in Bellingham, WA. She grew up on Samish Island with parents Leonard George Pike and Irene Isabel Purdue and…

Harold “Pete” Gardner, age 78 of Smith River, CA passed away on Friday December 13th, 2019.  A lifelong resident of Del Norte County, he was born May 8, 1941 in Crescent City, California.

Stanley Revere Webb, 77, of Crescent City, CA, passed away on December 14, 2019 in his home peacefully during his sleep.  He was born in Coshocton, Ohio, on January 20, 1942, son of the late Harry and Edna Webb.

Marla Mae Bohling (Fritz-Fratangelo) passed away December 6, 2019 at Sea View Senior Living Community in Brookings Oregon. She was surrounded by her loving family and care workers as she passed peacefully as she went to our Lord after a long battle with dementia and heart failure.

Carolyn Mae DeVol passed away on Dec. 10, 2019 after a long battle with COPD. Carolyn was born Dec. 12, 1942 in San Luis Obispo. She was home with her husband and daughter where she wanted to be when she left this world. We all know her daughter Mary was waiting to greet her with open arms a…

Marla Mae Bohling, 85, passed away in Brookings, Oregon on December 6, 2019.  She was born May 3, 1934 in St Paul, Minnesota.  Marla was a 29  year resident of Del Norte County.

Don’s golden heart stopped beating on Thanksgiving morning, November 28, 2019. He graced this world for 89 wonderful years, picking up many friends along the way. Don was blessed by the gift of “wearing out evenly”, slowing down, but continuing to enjoy life to the end. A 37-year resident of…

Steven Leroy Oyler, 78, passed away on November 26, 2019 in Crescent City, California. He was born December 2, 1940 in Iowa.

Lynne Ann (Mills) Vales passed away November 26, 2019, holding the hand of her beloved husband of 55 years, Bob. Lynne was born on May 4, 1942 to Thomas and Vivian (Boyer) Mills in Portland, Oregon. Lynne graduated from Del Norte High School in 1960, where she played basketball, enjoyed chee…

Leo Walter Cetnar, 88, passed away on November 24, 2019 in Crescent City, CA. Born on May 16, 1931 in Ambridge, Pennsylvania. He was a 21 year resident of Del Norte County. Private family services have been held.A full obituary will appear shortly.

On February 20th, Brian Keith Johnson, 63, passed away at his childhood home surrounded by his loving family. Brian was born in Crescent City to Donald and Loretta (Anderson) Johnson and lived nearly his entire life here. He graduated from Del Norte High School in 1973.

Rosalind Roberta Jones, 80 left us on November 24, 2019 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born August 3, 1939 in Crescent City. Rose was liked by many in this community of Del Norte County. A lifelong resident, Rose graduated high school at Canyonville Bible Academy.  She worked at Eureka Fishe…

Gayle Fulk, 70, of Smith River, passed away on November 28,2019 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene, OR after a traumatic medical issue arose the week prior. She was surrounded by her husband, Michael Fulk, son, Jason Fulk, daughter, Sarah Chavez, and granddaughter Natalie Chavez as she went …

Edmund V Richcreek Jr., 76, of Crescent City, California was born on June 19, 1943 and passed away on October 29, 2019. Celebration of life in March 2020

Robert “Bob” Rogers was born in Westchester, PA on May 25, 1930 and adopted by Ernest and Jesse Rogers of Rhode Island.  Bob grew up in Providence, Rhode Island until he joined the US Navy.  He was veteran of the Korean War.  He graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a B…

Catherine, daughter of W Parks and Evangeline Walker passed quietly in Portland, Oregon amidst her family. She was born July 31, 1951 on the island of Guam in the Marianas Islands. She attended schools in the Portland area.

Norma M Blancher, 91, a longtime resident of Crescent City for more than 32 years went to be with the Lord on October 31, 2019.  She was born at home in Kenosha, Wisconsin in 1928.  She spent her early years in Kenosha and attended Catholic schools.  The youngest of five children (siblings J…

Douglas Lynn Pyke, Age 70, was a lifelong resident of Crescent City, Ca. Doug passed away on October 10th, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Eureka, Ca. Doug and his twin brother Steve were born on August 24th, 1949 to Ernie and Nadine.

Troy V. Wilson of Crescent City, California took his heavenly flight from his home on 09/12/2019 at the age of 95. Troy was the tenth of fourteen siblings. He was born June 27th, 1924 in Bokoshe, Indian Territory (now Oklahoma). Troy is preceded in death by his parents, 12 siblings, his belo…

Norma Marie Blancher, 91, passed away on October 31, 2019 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born June 8, 1928 in Kenosha, WI. Services will be announced shortly. Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.

Barbara Louise Oliver was born February 4, 1960 in Campbell, CA to Elden and Mary McFeron.  She was raised in Campbell where she attended grade school and met long life friends until her family relocated to Del Norte County in 1971.  Eventually, made their home in Smith River, CA where Barba…

Howard W. Burke passed away on October 29, 2019 at the age of 81.  He was born in El Monte, CA to Howard A. and Mary Burke on June 28, 1938. Howard grew up in San Fernando Valley, CA.

Randy Smotherman, 67, of Redding, California was born on July 1, 1952 and passed away on Oct. 9, 2019.

Mrs. Kathleen “Kay” June Notvedt, age 95, of Crescent City, passed away October 5, 2019, at her residence. She was born June 17, 1924, in Akron, Ohio. Kay was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, Glen Notvedt. Kay was raised in Corpus Christi TX, moving to the Bay Area of Ca…

Rex Minix, 86, died Thursday, October 10, 2019. He was born October 24, 1932 in Geary, Oklahoma to Denie Minix & Gertrude Bundy.

John “Brian” McNally, was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 23, 1943, to parents John and DorothyMcNally. His parents, and brothers Alan and Kevin predeceased him. Brother Craig McNally resides in Hawaii. Brother Tom lives in New Jersey, and sister Kerry resides in Massachusetts.

Father, Grandfather, Brother and overall positive contributor to the community, Jerry Ray Jared passed away peacefully on 9/22/2019. Jerry was born on 9/1/1938 to James and Marguerite Jared. He attended and graduated from La Puente High School in San Gabriel Valley. At age 19, Jerry joined t…

Gabriel James Shafer, 43, born December 26, 1975, Crescent City, CA Gabriel loved his truck, motorcycles, hunting, fishing and his dog Wahini. His life was cut short on June 7, 1997 due to a motor vehicle accident. He spent the next 22 years fighting to get his life back. That fight ended on…

John “Brian” McNally, was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 23, 1943, to parents John and DorothyMcNally. His parents, and brothers Alan and Kevin predeceased him. Brother Craig McNally resides in Hawaii. Brother Tom lives in New Jersey, and sister Kerry resides in Massachusetts.

Father, Grandfather, Brother and overall positive contributor to the community, Jerry Ray Jared passed away peacefully on 9/22/2019. Jerry was born on 9/1/1938 to James and Marguerite Jared. He attended and graduated from La Puente High School in San Gabriel Valley. At age 19, Jerry joined t…

Peggy Sue Gensaw was born in Crescent City, CA on April 26th, 1958 to proud parents Oscar Gensaw Sr. and Josephine Gensaw. Peggy Sue Passed Away October 11, 2019 due to complications from surgery. Peggy Sue was raised in Requa, CA with brothers Joseph Sr., Curtis and Oscar Jr. She graduated …

Bill passed away on October 7, 2019, at Spring Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, NV.  He was preceded in death by his wife Joann (Jody) Gahart Yackamouih.  He is survived by his children Ston Anthony Yackamouih (Lisa) and Jon William Yackamouih (Jeanna).  He is also survived by his brother Ston …

Frank (Francisco) Melo Rocha, age 69, died on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at Kaiser Sunnyside Medical Center in Clackamas, Oregon. He was the fourth of six boys born to Francisco Nunes da Rocha and Floripes da Conceição de Melo in the village of Vila Nova in Terçeira, Azores, Portugal, on Dec…

Frank Melo Rocha, 69, passed away on October 3, 2019 in Clackamas, OR. He was born December 3, 1949 in Azores, Portugal.

Ronald has been a long term resident of Crescent City, California. He spent about 8 months in the Crescent City Nursing Skills facility and moved to Brookings just last week under the care of his 20 year friend Lester Cramer

Vivian, age 87, peacefully went to be with our Lord and Savior while surrounded by loved ones on September 17, 2019 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Oregon.

Len Allen Nelson, 73, died peacefully on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 in Crescent City Skilled Nursing in Crescent City, CA. He was formally from Moorhead, MN.

Mildred Mae Morgan, 89, Crescent City, passed away on September 19, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  She was born February 23, 1930 in Hastings, Kansas.

Shirley Annette Melvin died August 3, 2019 in Crescent City, CA .  She was 82.

Amanda Lou Housley, 90, passed away on September 7, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  She was born October 7, 1928 and raised in Crescent City, California.

Jack Burle Reese passed away on September 8, 2019 after a long fearless battle with cancer.  He was born January 2, 1935 in Bellflower California to John and Vivian Reese.

Deanna Dee Lassle, 79, Crescent City, passed away on September 7, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  She was born May 1, 1940 in Los Angeles, California.

Barbara Anne Neighbors Deal was born October 25, 1948 in San Pedro, California to Clarance “Clancy” and Neilya Neighbors. She died following an unexpected short illness while traveling in Kenya on July 4, 2019. She lived a very full and adventurous life. She married Rober Deal in October of …