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Mark Miller

September 18, 2017 — April 15, 1955 – August 29, 2017 Mark was born April 15, 1955 in San Francisco to Albert and Josephine Miller. His youth was spent in Mountain View and from Age 11 in Pinole. He worked for many years in the nuclear power industry travelling […]

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Benjamin “Benji” Clarke Paul

September 8, 2017 — April 5, 1075 ~ August 7, 2017 Benjamin "Benji" Clarke Paul received his angel wings unexpectedly on Monday, August 7th, at the age of 42. He was a longtime resident of North Lake Tahoe and an avid lover of the mountains and water. Benji is […]

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Rodney Keith Smallwood

September 5, 2017 — December 5, 1936 – August 23,2017 Rodney Keith Smallwood "Rod" passed away peacefully on August 23, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. Rod bravely fought a 10-year battle with Parkinson's disease. Rod was born and raised in Sullivan County, Indiana the oldest of 6 children to […]

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Russell Richardson

August 28, 2017 — August 3, 1982 ~ August 19, 2017 Russell Richardson, born August 3, 1982 passed away peacefully August 19, 2017. Russ, a 2000 graduate of North Tahoe HS, earned a BA in Music, a Master of Music, Performance Tuba, and a Master of Fine Arts in […]

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Obituary: Barbara Grant

August 18, 2017 — January 24, 1934 ~ June 8, 2017 Long time Tahoe Resident Barbara Grant passed away on 8th of June 2017. Artist, Chef and Ski Instructor at Alpine Meadows. Known for her Art at her gallery The cuckoos nest! A Celebration of life will be held […]

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Obituary: Mary Clare Aguera

August 16, 2017 — 1939 ~ 2017 She was the light of our lives, Mary Clare Aguera, (née Armstrong) transitioned peacefully at home on August 14, 2017 in Truckee, CA at the age of 77. Clare is survived by her husband of 59 years, Joe R. Aguera; children, Joe […]

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Geraldine (Jerry) Frederick

August 15, 2017 — 1928 ~ 2017 Geraldine (Jerry) Frederick passed away peacefully with family by her side on August 2nd, 2017. She was born in 1928 in Kansas City, Kansas, the only girl out of four children born to Bertha (Hufnagle) Garrison & Harry Hufnagle, all predeceased. She […]

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John H. Anderson

August 15, 2017 — May 23, 1926 ~ August 18, 2012 Dearest Dad, You were an amazing human being and a wonderful father. We miss you, and love you always. Your children, Karen, Lee, Frank & Lynn

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Obituary: Ian Casey

August 11, 2017 — May 17, 1987 – July 29, 2017 Ian Casey, born and raised in Truckee, CA passed on to new adventures full of love and light on the night of July 29, 2017. He died at home in Oakland, CA. Ian, age 30, left us all […]

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Obituary: Eleanore Besson

August 9, 2017 — May 16, 1923 ~ July 30, 2017 With a heavy heart we mourn the loss of our mother, Eleanore (Elly) Besson. She passed away in her home of 60 years with her five daughters at her side. Elly was born in New York City in […]

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Obituary: Gerald Besson M.D.

August 9, 2017 — December 19, 1921 – January 7, 2017 Gerald "Gerry" Besson M.D., FACP, Santa Clara County physician and active community leader, passed away on January 7, 2017 at his home in Los Altos, California. He was 95. His life was full, productive, and exemplified community service […]

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Obituary: David Harvery Davis

August 8, 2017 — August 14, 1950 ~ July 29, 2017 David Harvery Davis passed away July 29, 2017, in the loving arms of his daughter Malissa and sister Micki in Floriston, CA, at the age of 66 after a brief duel with cancer; he won! Dave was born […]

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Obituary: Ronald Edward Perea

August 8, 2017 — Ronald Edward Perea passed away August 3, 2017 from an unexpected illness. Ron was born January 6, 1949 in Van Nuys, California to John and Nellie Perea. He met his high school sweetheart Margaret Dominguez at the young age of 14. They later married in […]

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Obituary: Dorothy Hudecek

August 8, 2017 — October 30, 1937 to July 31, 2017 Dorothy "Dottie" Hudecek passed away peacefully at Tahoe Forest Hospital on Monday, July 31 due to complications from pneumonia and a subsequent heart attack at the age of 79. Dottie was born in 1937 in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Due […]

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Obituary: Mary Regina Quinn

August 4, 2017 — November 26, 1931 ~ June 9, 2017 Longtime Sacramento and Donner Lake resident Mary Regina Quinn, 85, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2017 in Escondido CA. Mary was born on November 26, 1931 to Stillman and Gertrude Magee. She attended St. Ignatius High School […]

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William L ( Bill ) Hane

August 1, 2017 — A memorial open house for William L ( Bill ) Hane will be held on August 26, 2017 at the Lakeshore Terrace clubhouse at 501 Lakeshore Blvd, Incline Village, Nevada, from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Bill, age 88, crossed over on June 26, 2017. […]

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Zachary Quinn Hoffman

August 1, 2017 — July 22, 1972 ~ June 10, 2017 Zachary Quinn Hoffman (ProZack) of Truckee CA passed away suddenly on June 10, 2017. He was 44 years of age. He died at his home after suffering with the pain and depression of injuries for many months. He […]

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Stephen Vincent Riley

August 1, 2017 — August 15, 1934 ~ July 16, 2017 Stephen Vincent Riley died Sunday July 16, 2017 in Auburn, CA. Steve was born on August 15, 1934 in Quincy, Massachusetts to Edward G. Riley and M. Florence Howe Riley. He was husband of the late Deborah Allen […]

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Justin Neal Casamajor

July 31, 2017 — December 7, 1972 ~ July 18, 2017 Justin Neal Casamajor, age 44, passed away peacefully after his battle with neuroendocrine cancer on July 18, 2017 at his home overlooking Lake Oroville with his loving wife Debra and his loyal dogs Boogie and Sadie by his […]

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Steven Craig Munro

July 27, 2017 — April 14, 1954 ~ July 23, 2017 Steven Craig Munro, 63, passed away after a round of golf on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the golf course in Tahoe City, CA. He was born on April 14, 1954 to Robert and Dorothy Munro in Redlands, […]

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