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Janet "Jean" Ackroyd

Died on February 28, 1999 in Roseburg, OR. She was born December 14, 1910 in Mather, Manitoba, Canada. Daughter of James and Adeline Melvin.

Survivors:

sons, Terry Ackroyd of Myrtle Creek, OR, and Jerry Ackroyd of Pinole.

sisters, Olive bere and Bernice Kinley of Canada

brother, Gordon Melvin of Canada

prededed in death by Ben Ackroyd her husband, Donna her daughter and three brothers

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 9th of 

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

Richard Landerholm

Died March 6, 1999 in Brookings, OR. He was born in Portland, OR on April 5, 1916.

Survivors:

wife, Gertrude Landerholm of Brookings, OR

son, Russell Landerholm of Gold Hill, OR

daughter, Sharon Bravo or Brookings

sister, Melba Ferguson of Milton-Freewater, OR

preceded in death by his sister, Ellen Crane

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 9th of 

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

Paul Davis Egbert

Died on March 9, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. He was born on January 13, 1913 in Puget Sound, WA.

Survivors:

children, Betty Stilwell-Harvey of CC. Doug Egbert of McKinleyville, Richard Egbert of McKinleyville, Leonard Egbert of Auburn, WA, and Leland Egbert of Sutter

brother, Arthur Egbert of Grangeville, ID

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Wednesday the 10th of 

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

Marla Knodel

Died on March 10, 1999 in Fort Dick. She was born on August 18, 1905 in Pablovka Kries Ackerman, Besserabia, Germany.

Survivors:

children, Wilhelm "Willy" Knodel of Gasquet, Erna Darby of Crescent City, Erika Quick of CC, and Waldemar A. Knodel of McKinleyville

preceded in death by her husband, Waldemar Knodel in 1983

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Thursday the 11th of 

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

Michael Richard Plumlee

Died in an auto accident in Medford, OR on March 8, 1999. He was born in Arcata, CA on August 12, 1950.

Survivors:

mother, Shirley Churchman of Roseburg, OR

son, Brock Plumlee of Roseburg

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 12th of 

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

Dorothy Louise Arnold

Died March 14, 1999 in Crescent City, CA. She was born on Jan 14, 1924 in Fort Scott, Kansas.

Survivors include:

husband, John Arnold of Klamath

daughters, Goldie Tippman of Smith River and Jean French of Janesville

son, John Paul Arnold Jr. of Lewiston

siblings, Willard Arnold of Oklahoma, Kathrine Humphreys of Oklahoma, Jimmie Commando of Oklahoma, and Mae Lawrence of Eureka

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 16th of 

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

Dana Oscar Zwierlein

Died on March 11, 1999 in White City, OR.He was born on Feb 8, 1955 in Crescent City, CA.

Survivors include:

brother, Daniel Zweirlein of San Bernadino

sister, Deby Zweirlein-Carter of Tahoe City

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Tuesday the 16th of 

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

Ida (Betty) Elizabeth James-McQuillen

Died on March 18, 1999. She was born on June 2, 1939 at Turip Village along the Klamath River. Parents were Nillie James Winton an dGeorge John Reed.

Survivors include:

children, David Oliver-McQuillen, Elizabeth Davis, Barbara McQuillen, mary Honahni, Jim McQuillen, Theresa McQuillen, Raymond McQuillen, and Daniel McQuillen

sisters, Louise Moorehead and Violet Lundberg

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 19th of 

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

(1922-1999)William Clarence Jokela

Died in Crescent City March 17, 1999.He was born June 22, 1922. 

Survivors include: 

Wife, Georgia M. Jokela of Crescent City

Daughter, Tena Jokela of Crescent City

Son, Robert Jokela of Redding 

Stepchhildren, Cynthia Peterson of Crescent City, Jimmy Taylor of Crescent City, and Clark Taylor of Bear Lake, MI

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

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

(1930-1999 Betty M. Severson 

Died March 15, 1999 in Sebastopo. She was born Feb. 18, 1930, in Everett, WA. 

Survivors include: 

Daughter, Jam Mostovoy of Sebastopol

Sons, George E. Severson Jr. of Mesa, AZ, and Dan Severson of Kenmare, ND

preceded in death by husband, George E. Severson in 1997. 

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

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

(1968-1999) Christopher Scott Jewkes

Died March 15, 1999 in San Francisco. He was born Feb. 16, 1968, in Jersey City, NJ.

Survivors include:

Partner, Shawn Hassler

Parents, Don and Stacey Watterson

Brothers, Eric Jewkes and J.J. Waterson

Sister, Holly Watterson 

preceded in death by his mother, Susan Quinn Jewkes, in 1977. 

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

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

(1922-1999) Martha 'Marty" Jane Colton 

Died March 20, 1999 in Mesa, AZ. She was born in Lake Village, Ark., on March 11, 1922. 

Survivors include:

Children, Michael Colton of Crescent City, Keith 'Skip" Colton of Mesa, and Kathleen Colton of Crescent City

Sisters, Mary Lou Durgin of Mount Vernon, WA, and Margaret Bryson of Tacoma, WA

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Wednesday the 24th of 

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

(1912-1999) Mildred L. Gilman 

Died March 21, 1999 in Brookings, OR. She was born June 19, 1912, in Olympia, WA.

Survivors include:

Sons, Joseph Gilman of Crescent City and Gary W. Gilman of Branson, MO

Preceded in death by her parents, William and Anna Kelsey, husband, Ralph and daughter, Frances Pillus-Patterson

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Wednesday the 24th of 

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

(1910-1999) Velna T. Donaldson 

Died March 21, 1999 in Eureka. She was born Sept. 7, 1910, in Smith River. 

Survivors include:

Daughter, Arlene Hess of Willow Creek

preceded in death by her husband, William E. Donaldson in 1978

sons, Gordon E. Miller and Melvin L. Miller in 1991. 

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Wednesday the 24th of 

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

(1937-1999)Mike Renjoin Jr.

Died March 24, 1999 in Crescent City. He was born in Crescent City on June 22, 1937.

Survivors include:

Children, Debra Ronjoin of Crescent City, Doug Ron- join of Crescent City, Michael Ron- 

join of Ukiah, Mary Ronjoin of Lake County, and Kim Ronjoin of Sonoma

brothers Ed Reidel of Crescent City, Bob Reidel of Crescent City, Bill Reidel, and Kenneth 

Ronjom of Santee; 

Sister, Darlene Schuler of Eureka

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

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

(1924-1999) Dorothy Louise Arnold

Died March 14, 1999 in Crescent City. She was born Jan. 14, 1924. 

Survivors include:

Husband, John D. Arnold of Klamath

Son, John Paul Arnold of Lewiston

Daughters, Goldie Pippman of Smith River and Jeanie French of Janesville

and sister, Goldie Marical of Kansas City, MO

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Friday the 25th and the 26thof March 1999 in Crescent City, CA, Del Norte County, California.

(1935-1999) Jerry Adrian Elder 

Died in Crescent City March 24, 1999. He was born in Galena, KS, on Aug. 17, 1935. 

Survivors include: 

Wife, Jackie Elder of Fort Dick; 

sons, Harmon Adrian Elder of O'Brien, OR, 

and Edward E. Elder of South Lake Tahoe; 

daughter, Vicki L. Watkins of O'Brien; 

brother, Joseph Shindler of Joplin, Mo.,- 

sister, Jancie Lewis of Galena 

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 27th of 

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

(1900-1999) Jess Lemro Daniels

Died March 17 in Fresno, CA.

He was born in Van Buren, MO on July 15, 1900. 

Survivors include siblings Bessie Sherry of St. Louis, Mo., Mary Campbell of St. Louis, and .Vinnie Hemman of Fresno; 

chil- dren Bill Daniels of Hayward, Richard Daniels of Boston, Leroy Daniels of Cave Junction, Ore., Anita Estes of Caruthers, Duane Daniels of Crescent City, Shirley Helms of Crescent City, and Joyce Phillips of Bakersfield

preceded in death by Dora, his wife of 63 years. 

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate' Saturday the 27th of 

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

Wert (Eddie) Sellers (1936-1999)

Died March 26 in Roseburg, OR. Born April 12, 1936, in La Mesa, Texas. 

Survivors include wife, Oleta Sellers of Glide, OR 

Children, Sharon Chaffee of Crescent City, Jerry Sellers of Ada, OK Wanda Willis of Glide, OR, and Marvin Sellers of Sacramento

Parents, M.B. and Florene Sellers of Ada

Sister, Ruth Jones of Welton, AZ

Obituary appeared in 'The Daily Triplicate’ Tuesday the 30th of 

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

Obituary also appeared on the 31st of March 1999.

Lee Strother

(1919-1999)
Died March 26 in Crescent City, CA. Born June 30, 1919, in Oden, Ark. 

Survivors include:

Wife, Goldie Strother of Crescent City

Children, Edward Winters of CC, Wanda Peter- son of Cave Junction Ore., Linda Haddad of CC, Brenda Arab of CC, Dianna Pritchett of Gold Hill, OR, and Richard Strother of CC

Sisters, Bertha Cliff, Mae Jo Wilhite, Cricket Wilhite, Ruth Wisenhunt, and Flossy Sheppman, all of Mena, AR 

preceded in death by his son, Robert Winters, in 1993

Obituary appeared in ‘The Daily Triplicate’ Tuesday the 30th of 

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

Christopher Richardson (1979-1999)

Died in Chattanooga, TN, March 24, 1999. Born July 30, 1979, in Bellflower, CA.

Survivors include:

Mother, Felicia Rivera of Crescent City

Father, Laurence Reidel of CC

Sisters, Krystal Evans, Vanessa Reidel, and Margie Reidel all of CC brothers, Rosco Reidel and Steven Reidel of CC 

Obituary appeared in ‘The Daily Triplicate’ Tuesday the 30th of 

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

(1921-1999) Dorothy May Epperson

Died March 23 in San Leandro. Born in Crescent City on May 11, 1921. She was the granddaughter of Nels Christensen, who homesteader in Del Norte County CA in the mid 1800’s.

Survivors include:

Children, Larry Epperson of San Jose and Marla Ovick of Crescent City stepson, Allan Brink of Cottonwood

Sister, Rita Jolley of CC

Brother, George Cook of Portland, OR 

Obituary appeared in ‘The Daily Triplicate’ Wednesday the 31st of 

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

Jess (POP) Lemro Daniels (1900-1999)

Died March 17, 1999 in Fresno, California. Born in Van Buren, Missouri on July 15, 1900 to William and Anna Daniels. 1923, he married Dora R. Pierce from Branch, Arkansas. 

preceded in death by Dora Daniels, his wife of 63 years in 1987

also preceded in death by children Opal May Daniels, Trenna Louise Daniels, Sarah Genise Daniels, brothers Virgil Daniels, Monroe Daniels and sister Eddie Dotson. 

Survivors include:

Sisters, Makry Campbell and Bessie Sherry, both o f St. Louis, MO and Vinnie Hemman of Fresno

Children, William Daniels of Hayward, Ca, Richard Daniels of Brockton, MA, LeRoy Daiels of Cave Junction, OR, Duane Daniels of CC, Shirley Hemlms of CC, Anita Estes of Caruthers, CA, an Joyce Phillips of Bakersfield, CA

Obituary appeared in ‘The Daily Triplicate’ Wednesday the 31st of 

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

Wert Edward (Eddie) Sellers

Born on April 12, 1936 at La Mesa, Texas. Died March 25, 1999. 
Survivors include:

wife, Oleta Sellers

Daughter, Sharon and Husband Robert Chaffee of Crescent City, CA

Son, Jerry and Wife Doretta Sellers of Ada, OK

Daughter, Wanda and Husband Richard Willis of Glide, OR

Son, Marvin Sellers of Sacramento, CA

Father and Mother, M.B. and Florene Sellers now residing in Ada, OK

Sister, Ruth and Husband Floyd Jones of Welton, AZ 

Obituary appeared in ‘The Daily Triplicate’ Wednesday the 31st of 

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

Obituary also appeared on the 30th of March 1999.

 

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