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Debby Lynn Shoop, 31, died at her home in Las Vegas on March 15. She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Sandy and Dan Trombi, in Las Vegas; Daren Shoop of Truckee ; Danny Shoop of Reno; two grandmothers, Charlotte Shoop of Chico; Lila Malfero of Mason City, Iowa and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.-

Debby was preceded in death by her father, Gary Shoop and two grandfathers, Harry Shoop and Nicholas Malfero. Debby graduated from Tahoe Truckee High School and went on to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business administration from CSU Chico in 1999. She was then the office manager for Mission Linen in Chico. After moving to Las Vegas, she became the office manager for Atrium Glass.

She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Family and friends are invited to attend the graveside service for Debby, Thursday, March 23 at 1 pm at the Chico Cemetery, 881 Mangrove Ave., Chico, Calif.

Arrangements in care of Truckee-Tahoe Mortuary (530) 587-4342.

Lucile Scarborough died March 1 after a long illness. She was born in Elko, Nev., on Sept. 15, 1923 to-Walter and Lois Clayton Enke.

She moved from the Bay Area to Truckee in the mid-1970s after buying the Alta Hotel.

She is survived by her daughter Susan Swart; sister Rosalie Finley; sister in law Ila Enke; nephews David, Richard and Joseph Enke.

She was preceded in death by her brother Gordon Enke; sister Lillian Enke; husbands Walter Swart and Herman Scarborough; and nephews Marshall Finley and Kenneth Enke. Private services will be held following cremation.

Arrangements in care of Truckee-Tahoe Mortuary 587-4342.-

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