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Richard "Dick" Martin

Died on December 30, 1998 in Crescent City. He was born on November 4, 1929 in Homestead, PA.

Survivors:

wife, Aileene Martin of Crescent City

son, Lee Martin of Memphis, TN

daughter, Connie Stricklin of Adamsville, TN

sisters, Ardith Pecht of Middletown, DE, and Nancy Little of Camarillo

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Saturday the 2nd of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Artemus "Art" Bates Ames

Died on December 31, 1998 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on March 31, 1908 in Montabello to John and Mary Ames.

Survivors:

daughters, Audrey Doan and Bonnie Adams

preceded in death by his first wife Vivienne Tucker Ames, second wife, Bee Gehrman Ames, and son, Phil Ames

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Tuesday the 5th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

There is also a family picture that appeared in Saturday's Triplicate on January 23, 1999 of an Art that I believe is Mr. Ames.

Constance "Connie" McIntyre

Died on December 28, 1998 in Cottonwood, AZ. She was born September 12, 1911 in Cambridge, MA to Ward Henry and Mable Adsit Ninde. And was a long time resident of Brookings, OR.

Survivors:

son, Bruce W. McIntyre of Buckeye, AZ

daughter, Martha M. "Marty" Whyte of Cottonwood

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Wednesday the 6th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Mary A. Miller

Died on December 19, 1998 in South San Francisco. She was born January 5, 1936 in Detroit, MI.A longtime resident of Del Norte County.

Survivors:

husband, Richard E. "Dick" Miller 

children, Joni Williamson of Half Moon Bay and Richard G. Miller of Menlo Park

sister, Sandra Deo of McKinleyville

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Thursday the 7th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Elbert W. "Butch" Cox

Died on January 3, 1999 in Medford, OR.He was born on March 25, 1937 in Chandler, AZ.

Survivors:

sons, John Keith Cox of Bend, OR and Curtis Cox of Portland, OR

daughter, Kimberly Cox-Webb of Salt Lake City

sister, Janice Fritz of Medford, OR

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Thursday the 7th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Homer J. Lynn

Died on January 7, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on October 8, 1907 in Hartford, OH.

Survivors:

wife, Christine Patterson Lynn of Fort Dick

children, Roberta Kester of Narragansett, RI, Bill Lynn of San Diego, Colin Chesterton of Los Angeles and Coleen Osburn of Crescent City

sister, Lucille Atcheason of Silver Springs, MD

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Saturday the 9th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Martha Elizabeth McMillan

Died on January 8, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born in Maury County, TN on Aug 25, 1908.

Survivors:

daughter, Lyn Tufts of Crescent City

sister, Esther Brooks of Atascadero

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Saturday the 9th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Infant Levi Dustin Canida

Died on January 6, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. (3 months, 21 days)

Survivors:

parents, Amy and Daniel Canida of Crescent City

brothers and sister, David Hundley, Calvin, and Daryl Canida and Vivian Canida

grandparents, Jim Canida of Oregon and Sandra and Dan Stokes of Burley, ID

greatgrandmother, Florence Beewerton of Albion, ID

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Saturday the 9th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Albert Peter Sizer

Died January 9, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on September 5, 1905 in Alberta, Canada.

Survivors:

sister, Elizabeth Robertson of Hemet

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Tuesday the 12th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Frank A. Trask

Died January 6, 1999 at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, MA. He lived in greater Lawrence, MA.He was born in Northbridge, MA.

Survivors:

wife, Lillian F. (Andrews) Trask of Lawrence

sons, Robert K. Trask of Andover, MA, Bruce A. Trask of Crescent City, and Donald W. Trask of Lawrence

daughter, Linda Blazok of Methuen

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Tuesday the 12th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Edward Thomas Scheve

Died January 12, 1999 in Crescent City, CA.He was born in Kansas on October 13, 1916.

Survivors:

son, David Scheve of Crescent City

sister, Margaret Avison of Lake Oswego, OR

brother, Gerald Scheve of Redwood City

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Wednesday the 13th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

James William Carter

Died on January 11, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on April 22, 1923 in Santa Monica, CA.

Survivors:

wife, Susan Carter of Smith River

daugher, Denise Carter Riebe of Belgrade, MT

brother Richard I. Carter of Crescent City

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Wednesday the 13th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Carol Ruth Stanley

Died on January 11, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born in Weldon, IA on January 20, 1924.

Survivors:

children, Bryan Stanley of Crescent City, Karla Ballard of Roseville, Daniel Stanley of San Jose, and Bessie Mason of Salem, OR.

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Wednesday the 13th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Floyd Aaron Coulter

Died on January 9, 1999 in Crescent City. He was born on February 27, 1911 in Conrad, IA.

Survivors:

wife, Lois Coulter of Smith River

son, Jay Coulter of San Diego

daughter, Donna Graham of Temple City

brother, Roland Coulter of Conrad

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Thursday the 14th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Obituary also appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 13th of 

February, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Eleanor Joyce Sanderson

Died January 13, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on March 12, 1929 in Arcata, CA.

Survivors:

husband, Kenneth Sanderson

children, Judy Haynes of Medford, OR, Butchie Sanderson of Siletz, OR, Sherry Andruss of Crescent City, Darlene Hiner of CC, and Patty Matthews of Tygh Valley, OR

sisters, Georgia Gist of Klamath, Viola Kau of Crescent City, Mary LeVaugh of Eureka and Shirley Serra of Eureka

preceded in death by her sister, Margaret and brother, Manuel

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Thursday the 14th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Albert Earl Robison

Died on January 12, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on September 28, 1916 in Fairview, WV.

Survivors:

wife, Muriel Robison of Smith River

children, Susan Chisher of Smith River, LeRoy Robison of Weiser, ID, and Sharon Mohr of Baltimore

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' on Thursday the 14th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Greta La Verene Fred

Died on January 8, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on May 14, 1912 in Dayton, OH.

Survivors:

sister, Martha Saylor of Harbor, OR

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 15th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California

Daniel B. Fettig

Died at his Brookings home on January 9, 1999.He was born in Elwood, IN on December 9, 1925.

Survivors:

sons, Gary Fettig of Brookings, Theodore Fettig of Portland, OR, and John Fettig of Sunriver, OR

daughters, Mari Daniel of Kalispell, MT, Anne Rutledge of Portland, OR and Jamie Price of Portland, OR

sisters, Lenore Singer of Elwood and Marilyn Seerigh

brothers, Benedict Fettig of Elwood and Maurice Fettig of Elwood

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 15th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Elizabeth Alice Terry

Died January 19, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on September 22 1953 in Kalamazoo, MI.

Survivors:

husband, John Terry of Crescent City

sisters, Swanee Ilow of Medford, OR, Treina Geipel of Hartford, MI, and Johanna Lee, Reina Hatfield, and Elsie Vanes all of Medford

brother, John Kiel of Medford

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 21st of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Everett Carl Whisenhunt

Died January 19, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on February 25, 1935 in Mount Ida, AR.

Survivors:

daughters, Teresa Ramirez of Crescent City and Carla Ramirez of Medford, OR

brothers, Alfred Whisenhunt of CC and Adreath Whisenhunt of CC

sister, Julia Worrell of Oregon

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 21st of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Geneva Velma Peterson

Died January 14, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on January 20, 1918 in Maude, OK.

Survivors:

daughter, Addie Martha Jane Sieber of Crescent City

brother, Thomas Collum of Bartlesville, OK

sister, Lola Mae Hill of Fulton, MS

preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Nelson "Preacher" Peterson

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 21st of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Steven Paul Wegrzyniak

Died on January 19, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born in Altadena on April 7, 1956.

Survivors:

children, Leah and Joey Wegrzyniak of Desert Hot Springs

parents, Sally and Michael Reed of Muncie, IN

sisters, Susan Wegrzyniak of Sacramento and Sharon Castor of Ownesboro, KT

prededed in death by his son, Joshua and father, Leslie and brother, Michael and grandmother, Thelma Wiggins

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 23rd of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Lavina May Embree

Died on December 23, 1998 in Medford, OR. She was born on January 12, 1911 in Pekin, IL to Otto and Ida Nelson. 

Survivors:

sons, Jim of Eugene, William of Vallejo, and John of La Mesa

preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Embree

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 23rd of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Twila Ann Louise Sink

Died on January 23, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on March 30, 1931 in Watarloo, NB.

Survivors:

daughter, Naomi Jean Beals of OK

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 26th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Anna Mae Leest

Died on January 23, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born in Crescent City, CA on April 5, 1935.

Survivors:

husband, Donald Leest of CC

children, Robert Leest of Salem, OR, Steven Leest of Cheyenne, WY, and Betty Wood of FL

sister, Beverly Johnson of CC

preceded in death by her daughter, Anita

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 26th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Edna Irene Ronkainen

Died on January 22, 1999 in Curry Good Samaritan Center, Brookings, OR.

She was born on June 6, 1921 in Looking Glass, OR.

Survivors:

sons, Larry Spiering of Vancouver, WA, and Ron Hughes of Brookings, OR

daughters, Janet Johnson of Battleground, WA, Angela Robb and Sydney Hamilton both of Phoenix, AZ

sister, Florence Zachary of Brookings

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 28th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Daniel Harvey Kent

Died in Eugene, OR on January 20, 1999. He was born on March 22, 1903 in Gilmanton, WI.

Survivors:

wife, Margaret Kent of Eugene, OR

sons, Gary D. Kent of Brookings, OR and Jerry C. Kent of Portland, OR

prededed in death by two sisters, three brothers, and two grandchildren

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 28th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Frederic Henry Starkweather Jr.

Died on January 19, 1999 in Gold Beach, OR. He was born on November 5, 1917 in Hounsfield, NY to Ina White Starkweather.

Survivors:

wife, Nancy BUFFINGTON Starkweather

sons, Frederic Henry Starkweather and Paul Buffington Starkweather

brother, Albert Starkweather

preceded in death by his son, Bruce Buffington Starkweather

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 28th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Florence Maxine King

Died January 24, 1999 in Oroville, CA. She was born on August 8, 1921 in Vernonia, OR to James and Roxanne Brady.

Survivors:

daughter, Marilyn Dimico of Oroville

son, Wayne King of Sacramento

brother, Lynn Brady of Hollywood

preceded in death by her husband, Roy King, who died in 1981

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 29th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Arla Darlene Ariello

Died on January 22, 1999. She was born in Onawa, IA on July 26, 1927.

Survivors:

daughters, Patricia Fanning of Phoenix, AZ, Barbara Bell of Thorton, and Janet Wright of El Dorado Hills

sons, Kenneth Miller of Pittsburg and Robert Miller Sr. of Crescent City

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 29th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Also Family obituary posted in the Triplicate on February 2, 1999.

Billy Joe Monhart

Died on January 25, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on February 21, 1919 in Arthur, NB.

Survivors:

sisters, Lucille Cross of Arthur and Frances Lanclese of Tracy

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 29th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

Pamela Wells

Died in Crescent City, CA, on January 26, 1999. She was born on October 26, 1953 in Berkeley.

Survivors:

sons, Otho Jack Mitchell, III of Crescent City and Michael Rulon Mitchell of San Pablo

brothers, Rulon Karl Wells of CC and Douglas L. Wells of Castro Valley

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 30th of 

January, 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

 

1999 Obits: these are just excerpts from the daily newspaper, if you would like copies contact the coordinator.
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Copyright © 1998