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Warren D. Richardson another thank you from the family on Tuesday, on November 2, 1999.

Melvin Goit

Died in on October 31st, 1999 at Medford, Oregon.He was a resident of Brookings, Oregon.He was born on July 10, 1915 in North Hollywood.He married in Leola Ruth Lockwood/Leola Anderson Hogue on Aug. 24, 1991 and Crescent City.

Survivors include: 

wife, Leola of Brookings

daughters, Melva of Murrieta, Linda Clewett of Sun City West, Arizona

sons, Bill Goit of Agness, Oregon, John Goit of Lancaster

brother, Bob Goit of San Diego

sister, Frances Norton of Carlsbad

Preceded in death by his first wife, Jane Goit in 1986, daughter, Loralee Pew and grandson, Timothy Goit

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999.

Second obituary for Melvin Goit with corrections appeared on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1999.

Annie M. Spade

Died on October 30, 1999 at Brookings in care facility.She was born on March 10, 1912 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her spouse, Kenneth L. Spade, preceded her in death.

Survivors include:

son, William Vines of Gasquet

daughters, Louise Austin of Alamogordo, New Mexico, Betty Ann Robinson of Dunedin, Florida

sister, Frances Ferroni of San Rafael

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999.

Helen Adelle Puls

Died at her home on October 28, 1999.She was born in Wisconsin on Jan. 27, 1910.

Survivors include:

sons, Kermit Puls, Carl Puls

daughters, Kaylynn Tubbs, Dolores Sager

husband, Russell Puls, preceded her in death in 1998

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999.

Gladys Elizabeth Lopez

She died on October 31st, 1999 and Crescent City, CA.She was born on March 27, 191 no in Buffalo, MO.

Survivors include:

children, Perry Poole and Wanda Bigham of Crescent City, Polly Beck of Earlimart

husband, Steve Lopez, sons Ewell Poole and Jackie Poole preceded her in death. 

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 1999.

No obituaries appeared on Thursday, Nov. 4, 1999.

Louise Hodge Schwenk

She was born on Jan. 5, 1909 on the banks of the Klamath River.She died on November 2, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was a member of the Yurok Tribe.

Survivors include:

children, Peter Schwenk, Robley Schwenk, Charlotte Bernier and Pastor Darrelen Romero

preceded in death by her husband, Robley Darrell Schwenk in 1983, they were married in 1933

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Nov. 5, 1999.

No obituaries appeared on Saturday, Nov. 6, 1999.

Second obituary for Melvin Goit appeared on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1999, see Nov. 3, 1999.

Viola Donna Riha

She died on Nov. 6, 1999, and Crescent City, California.She was born on April 3, 1922, in Tacoma, Washington.

Survivors include:

husband, John R. Riha of Crescent City

sons, Walter Viney of Silver Springs, Nevada, and Jerry Viney of Orange

brother, Jim Robson ofFort Dick

preceded in death by her son, Cortis Viney

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 1999.

No obituaries appeared on Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999.

William Green

Died on Nov. 10, 1999 in Crescent City, California.He was born on Sept. 12, 1915 in Smith River, California.

Survivors include:

step children, Merkie Oliver of Klamath and Mollie Ruud of Klamath

brother, Rubin Green of Grants Pass, Oregon

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Nov. 12, 1999.

Lynne May Smith

She died on Nov. 7, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was born on Jan 9, 1910 in Texas. Lived most of her life in Sacramento.

Survivors include:

son, Oscar Marks of Crescent City

husband, Vance Smith, preceded her death

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Nov. 13, 1999.

Nina Hazel Marks

Died on Nov. 12, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was born on Jan. 14, 1999 in Bingham Canyon, Utah.

Survivors include:

sister, Edna Hartwell of San Mateo and other relatives

husband, Paul marks and son, Lance McKinley preceded her in death

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 1999.

Carol Ann Hight

Died on Nov. 14, 1999 in San Francisco, California of Crest Syndrome.She was born on December 27, 1944 in Crescent City, California.

Survivors include: 

daughter, Sara Blanco of Aloha, Oregon

sisters, Jean Schweike of Eugene, Oregon and Melissa Moore of Santa Rosa

brother, Jay Hight of Arcata

Preceded in death by her father, Jim Hight and her mother, Harriet Hight.

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 1999.

Linda Joyce (Gaddis) Ortman

Died on Nov. 15, 1999 In a Medford, Oregon Rehabilitation Center.She was born Aug. 7, 1950in Crescent City, California.She married David L. Ortman in September of 1968.

Survivors include:

husband, David L. Ortman of Medford, Oregon

parents, John and Peggy Gaddis of Crescent City

brother, Ronald Gene Gaddis of Crescent City

sister, Wanda Sue Winkelman

Preceded in death by her brother, Edward Allen Gaddis

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 1999.

Herold Frank Arnold Grandt 

Died on Nov. 15, 1999 in Redding, California.He was born on October 6, in 1917 in Pine City, Minnesota. 

Survivors include:

wife, Dorene Grandt of Hornbrook

daughters, Sherry Curry of Hemet and June Graham of Texas

stepdaughters, Karen Pedersen of Crescent City, Debra Pippen of Crescent City, and Shelleen Hanson of Crescent City

stepsons, Gerald Klidies of Florida, Daarrell Klidies of Nashville, Tennessee and Loren Kemper of Redding

brother, Elmer Grandt of St. Paul, Minnesota

sister, Irene Castleberry of St. Paul, Minnesota

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 1999.

No obituaries appeared on Thursday, Nov. 18, 1999.

William DeBacker

Died on Nov. 17, 1999, in Crescent City, California.He was born in Baker, Oregon on December 1, 1918.He was raised in Idaho.

Survivors include:

wife, of 46 years, Elaine DeBacker of Crescent City

sons, Bill DeBacker and Jim Nelson of Crescent City

daughters, Carol Ann Robinson of Quincy, Janice Russell of Yelm, Washington, Kathy Taylor of Coos Bay, Oregon

sister, Helen Riggs of Lewiston, Idaho

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Nov. 19, 1999.

Carol Ann Hight

Died on Nov. 14, 1999 in San Francisco, California.She was born on December 27, 1944, and Crescent City, California.

Survivors include:

daughter, Sara Blanco of Aloha, Oregon

sisters, Jan Schweikl of Eugene, Oregon and Melissa Moore of Santa Rosa

brother, Jay Hight of Arcata

Preceded in death by her father, Jim Hight and her mother, Harriet Hight

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Nov. 20, 1999.

Hazel Adaline Zilch

She died Nov. 20, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born in Junction, Kansas on October 1, 1916.

Survivors include:

Andrew McChesney, Edward McChesney of Turlock, Herold McChesney of Crescent City, and Roger Zilch of Grover Beach

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 1999.

Carl Chester Edelbrock

Died on Nov. 21, 1999 and Crescent City, California.He was born in Furley, Kansas on May 13, 1907.

Survivors include:

son, Dennis Carl Edelbrock Of Canyon Country

He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Edelbrock in 1997

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 1999.

No newspaper on Thursday, Nov. 25, 1999." Thanksgiving"

Antonio" Tony " Alcala

Died on Nov. 26, 1998.He was born on February 15, 1972.

This was an announcement of a mass that was held on Nov. 26, 1999 in Crescent City, California.

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 1999.

Lorrene Evelyn Wylie

Died on Nov. 23, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born on October 27, 1935, and grass Valley, California.

Survivors include:

sons, Mike Wylie of Crescent City and David Wylie of clear Lake

daughters, Debra White of Sacramento and Michelle Wylie of Ashland, Oregon

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Nov. 26, 1999.

Alice Elizabeth Haston

Died and Crescent City, California on Nov. 23, 1999.She was born in Withee, Wisconsin on May 12, 1922.

Survivors include:

children, Roy Lee Krahmer I've Minnesota, Jon Krahmer of Texas, James Hamilton of Brookings, Oregon, Janice Reese of Crescent City, Joyce Hamilton of Crescent City, Judy Van Mechelen of Bandon, Oregon, Jerry Hamilton of Crescent City, Jesse Johnson of clear Lake, Jill Haston of Crescent City and Jackie Garcia of Red Bluff

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Haston in 1987 and daughter Jean Krahmer and son Billy Krahmer

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Nov. 26, 1999.

Patty Dean Hall

Died on Nov. 24, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born in Algiers, Washington on December 21, 1927.

Survivors include:

children, Shirley Booth of Crescent City, Barbara Davenport of Santa Rosa, Betty Mills of Yacolt, Washington, Patricia Johnson of Portland, Oregon, George Hall of Brookings, Oregon, Judy Hall of Ferndale

Preceded in death by:

husband, of 53 years, George Hall

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Nov. 27, 1999.

Samuel W. Criteser

Died Nov. 16, 1999 and Roseburg, Oregon at the Veterans Hospital.His was born on Sept. 18, 1923, in Harbor, Oregon.Parents were Otto Criteser and Lois Green.

Survivors include:

wife, Margie Ann ofDrain and Caroline Gayton Tores of Kalama, Washington

brother, Glenn Criteser of Louisville, Kentucky

sisters, Eva Berg and Hazel Reidel of Crescent City

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 1999.

Samuel W. Criteser

Died on Nov. 16, 1999 at the veterans hospital in Roseberg, Oregon.He was born in September 18, 1923, in Harbor, Oregon.His parents, Otto Criteser and Lois Greene.

Survivors include:

wife, Margie Ann of Drain

daughters, Sami Jane Criteser of Drain and Caroline Gayton Tores of Kalama

brother, Glen Criteser of Louisville, Kentucky

sisters, Eva Berg and Hazel Reidel of Crescent City

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 1999.

1999 Obits: these are just excerpts from the daily newspaper, if you would like copies contact the coordinator.

Free information for all genealogists, for questions, contact Linda Nichols.

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