William Donald Schmidt was born on September 12, 1955 in Fresno, CA. He passed away at Renown Hospital on August 6, 2019.

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We are sad to announce that our creator has called Tom home, to be with his parents Minnie Miller and Robert Cassidy. He was born and raised in Crescent City, CA. In junior high and high school during the 70’s he joined several sport teams such as track, pole vault, basketball, football, wre…

Bertha Stroud our beloved wife, mother, great grandmother and great great-grandmother was called home to rest in the arms of our Lord and Savior on August 12, 2019.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Oro Nathan “Nate” Bull of Grants Pass, Oregon passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016. Nate was a long time resident of Crescent City and worked for many years at the Del Norte Triplicate.

Carla Jean Faddis-Thiessen, 59, Crescent City, passed away on August 9, 2019 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born December 29, 1959 in Salem, Oregon.

On July 30th, a dear friend, Laurie Kramer, passed away.  She was 62.  Born Laurie Ann Schwimmer, she grew up in West Hempstead, New York, where she met her husband Mark. Later, they adopted their son, John.

Laurie Ann Kramer, 61, Crescent City, passed away on July 30, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  She was born January 4, 1958 in Long Island, New York.

John “ Red” Anderson passed away July 22, 2019. He built his home and resided in Crescent City since 1993. He was born in Santa Barbara, California April 24, 1931, to Leah G. (née Young) and John L. Anderson, a first-generation Scot.         

A Celebration of Life Gathering for family and friends of Mickey Harrison will share memories at 2pm on Sat. Aug 3, 2019 at the meeting hall located at the rest area just north of Brookings.

“Tootsie” Lucretia Jean Wilson was born June 11th, 1953 in Northern California. She lived almost her entire life in Del Norte County, until losing a courageous, over 3 decades long, battle with multiple sclerosis. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends, just the way …

Lillie Marie Torrez Bighead Johnny passed away on June 27, 2019, at the age of 54 in Crescent City, Ca. Lillie was very sick. God decided she was tired and needed to let her rest. Lillie was born Oct. 23, 1964 to Charlie L Bighead Sr. and Mary Lou Bighead in Crescent City, Ca.

Glenn was born April 13, 1931, in Fall River Mills, Ca. He relocated to Orick, California and grew up at the Prairie Creek Fish Hatchery where his father was the superintendent.  Glenn married his wife Gretchen Jepsen May 18, 1952, and went on to have four children.

Nancy Jean Lowery passed away peacefully at Crystal Terrace in Klamath Falls, Oregon on July 5, 2019. She was born January 16, 1946 in Colfax Washington. She grew up in Davis California. She met her husband Merton Lowery in Milton Freewater, Oregon who proceeded her in death. They married No…

Lawrence John Koll of Crescent City, California passed away on Monday July 15 th at the age of 98.  Born February 26th, 1921 in Newark, New Jersey he grew up a child of the Great Depression. He was a Tool and die maker by trade and worked for many companies including Kaiser Steel, and Hewlet…

“Tootsie” Lucretia Jean Wilson was born June 11th, 1953 in Northern California. She lived almost her entire life in Del Norte County, until losing a courageous, over 3 decades long, battle with multiple sclerosis. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends, just the way …

Robert Audubon Garrett, (Bob) died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on July 13th, 2019 at the age of 95.  He was born in Hanover, New Mexico on June 6, 1924 to Dolores and Frank Garrett.  Bob was educated at New Mexico State University earning a Bachelor of Science degr…

Glenn was born April 13, 1931, in Fall River Mills, Ca. He relocated to Orick, California and grew up at the Prairie Creek Fish Hatchery where his father was the superintendent.  Glenn married his wife Gretchen Jepsen May 18, 1952, and went on to have four children.

Sherman LeRoy Shultz passed away quietly in his sleep on July 12, 2019. He died due to complications from congestive heart failure. Sherman was born in Spokane, Washington on March 27, 1937, the third child of Arthur and Rena Shultz. He spent his younger years in Spokane with his siblings, s…

Nancy Jean Lowery, passed away peacefully at Crystal Terrace in Klamath Falls, Oregon on July 5, 2019. She was born January 16, 1946 in Colfax Washington.

William E. Mayes passed away surrounded by family on July 6, 2019.  He was born on March 3, 1931 in Kirby, Oregon to parents Walter and Iva Mayes.  As a young man, he joined the Marine Corps and served in the Korean War.  William was married to Mary Ann Silva on October 3, 1950 in Crescent C…

Michael Graham Colton was born June 30th, 1950 in Puyallup, Washington, and passed June 26th, 2019 in Medford, Oregon, after a long, courageous 13 year fight.

Walter Richards, Jr., passed away on July 6, 2019 in Crescent City, California.  He was born March 18, 1939 in Fort Dick, California.  A lifelong resident of Del Norte County, he lived in Smith River, California.

Shirley Yvonne McCluskey, 86, passed away on June 30, 2019 in Crescent City, CA.  She was born in California on October 8, 1932.  Shirley was a Del Norte County resident, having moved here from Southern California in 1974.

Nancy Elizabeth MacLeod passed away peacefully in her daughter’s home in Redding, on June 2, 2019. She was born March 26, 1953, in Sacramento. She grew up on a dairy where her main mode of transportation with her friends was riding horses.

Louise Willis passed away peacefully after seven years of dementia. Louise was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, to Nicolas and Anna Celentano. She lived most of her adult life in Alameda, (22 years), Roseville, (22 years) and Crescent City (23 years).

Donald was born May 28, 1934, in Napa, to Martin and Anna (Dougherty) Silva and died June 20, 2019, at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City.

We lost our dear Sharon due to a sudden and unforeseen illness on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. We are grateful for the efforts of our local medical staff as well as those who provided care at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. Thank you from all of Sharon’s family and immediate fr…

Lovingly known as “Grandma Sue,” Susan Carter, 96, passed away peacefully in Bozeman, Montana on March 21, 2019.

Thomas Eugene Hansberry, 62, of Crescent City died Monday, June 17, 2019, in Crescent City. He was born Jan. 14, 1957, in Bremerton, Washington.

Natasha Marie Steele was born on Sept. 24, 1982, in Crescent City. She lived most of her life in Crescent City, Santa Rosa and Covello. She was a person who was crazy outgoing, full of love, full of life, always out for a challenge and adventure and always willing to help someone out. She he…

It is with great sadness that the family of Thomas E. Hansberry announces his passing after a battle with cancer, on Monday, June 17, 2019, at the age of 62. Tom will be lovingly remembered by his children, Miranda, Dawn, Jody and Trisha; sister, Norma; grandchildren, Amanda, Hailey, Joshua,…