Recent Stories | SierraSun.com

Recent Stories - Obituaries

Thomas Inderbitzen

January 14, 2020

Thomas Inderbitzen December 3, 1939 ~ January 1, 2020 Truckee lost a beloved and True Local resident on New Years Day from complications of Pneumonia and of a Broken Heart from losing his wife Shirley...


Shirley Diane Inderbitzen

January 14, 2020

Shirley Diane Inderbitzen August 14, 1944 ~ September 3, 2019 Our world lost an Amazing and Beautiful woman who’s smile would light up a room. She was surrounded with love by family and friends in...


William B. Bolmer IV

January 13, 2020

William B. Bolmer IV William Brevoort Bolmer IV, 73, of Findlay, passed away suddenly on the morning of Friday, January 10, 2020 in the home of his cousin, Gordon L. Bolmer, at 819 S. Blanchard...


Henry C. Schwarz

January 2, 2020

Henry C. Schwarz Henry C. “Hank” Schwarz passed away in his home in Truckee on December 24, 2019. He was an exceptional husband, father of three, grandfather of six, and a friend to many. We...


Michael John Gay

December 30, 2019

Michael John Gay March 2, 1967 ~ December 27, 2019 Michael passed into the hands of our Lord on December 27, 2019 in Reno, Nevada after a short illness. Michael was born March 2, 1967...


Richard “Dick” Alston Fralick

December 30, 2019

Richard “Dick” Alston Fralick Richard “Dick: Alston Fralick, 82, of Durham, New Hampshire passed away suddenly on Friday, December 20, 2019, while visiting with his family in Tahoma, California. He was born and raised in...


Richard Clair Elkins

December 24, 2019

Richard Clair Elkins March 6, 1930 ~ December 17, 2019 Richard Clair Elkins, 89, passed away in Reno, NV on December 17th 2019 after a brief illness. He had been visited and lovingly tended to,...


Howard Joseph Perry

December 17, 2019

Howard Joseph Perry February 24, 1946 ~ December 3, 2019 Howard passed away on December 3, 2019, surrounded by a group of caring and treasured friends. Howard was born on February 24, 1946, in Concord,...


Victor Joseph Belloli II

December 3, 2019

Victor Joseph Belloli II July 4, 1959 – Nov 16, 2019 Victor II lived the life of a naturalist, loving the freedom and beauty of the forest and mountains. He was a strong advocate for...


Linda Donohue

December 3, 2019

Linda Ann Donohue 1/20/1954 – 11/25/2019 Linda passed away quietly in her sleep on November 25, 2019 after a 12-year battle with cancer. Born in New York City, New York on January 20, 1954, she...


Lola June Owen

December 3, 2019

Lola June Owen November 12, 1929 – November 30, 2019 On November 30th, 2019, Lola June Owen passed away at the age of 90. Lola Watkins was born in Glasgow, Mt., November 12, 1929, raised...


SKYE The Grand Avenue Greeter

December 2, 2019

SKYE THE GRAND AVENUE GREETER On November 18th, Skye, the GRAND AVENUE GREETER, patrolled the Grand Ave. for the last time. At the age of 16 years old, she lived in Tahoe Pines for 10...


Cecilia “Muffy” Betker

November 21, 2019

Cecilia “Muffy” Betker March 22, 1933 ~ Nov. 11, 2019 Our loving mother, grandmother and devoted wife, Cecilia “Muffy” Betker went to be with our Lord and her loving husband, Gerald (Jerry) on Monday, November...


Larry Eugene Colborn

November 18, 2019

Larry Eugene Colborn Larry Eugene Colborn of Dewey, AZ, passed away on November 9, 2019, under hospice care in his home, surrounded by his wife and children. Larry was born in Elgin, Illinois, on November...


James “Jim” Robert Stohlgren

November 14, 2019

James Robert Stohlgren 1950 ~ 2019 James “Jim” Robert Stohlgren was born to Robert G. Stohlgren and Anne C. (Regan) Stohlgren in Oakland, CA on Sept. 17, 1950. He died on Nov. 11, 2019 after...


Alvi Day

November 12, 2019

Alvi Day Alvi Day passed away peacefully in her sleep October 8, 2019 in Homewood. She was 93 years old. Born and raised in Fresno, she was the second youngest of 9 children. In the...


Miguel Flores Chavez

November 7, 2019

Miguel Flores Chavez Miguel Flores Chavez, Papa Mike, Don Miguel died peacefully in his home on November 1, 2019 at the age of 100. Don Miguel lived an incredibly rich life. He was a generous...


Anne Naomi McCormick

November 5, 2019

Anne Naomi McCormick April 13, 1966 ~ November 2, 2019 Anne Naomi McCormick, aged 53, passed away comfortably in her home on Donner Lake, Sunday, November 2nd, 2019, holding hands with her two children. Anne...


Frances Rose Botto

October 30, 2019

Frances Rose Botto Jan. 18, 1925 – Oct 16, 2019 Frances Rose Botto passed away peacefully with her family present on Oct 16, 2019 after a third battle with cancer. Frances is survived by her...


Nancy Lynn Barber Evans

October 22, 2019

Nancy Lynn Barber Evans May 10, 1954 – Oct 12, 2019 Nancy Lynn Barber Evans passed away on Saturday, October 12th, 2019, in Truckee, California, at the age of 65. After a two year courageous...