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Helen Abernathy

Died on July 24, 1999, in Eureka, California.She was born on September 20, 1946, in Santa Rosa, California. She was married on Feb. 10, 1963.

Survivors include:

Husband, Frank Abernathy

Son, Keith Abernathy of Crescent City

Daughters, Karen Cochran of Crescent City, Krisanne Miller of Crescent City, and Kelly Abernathy of Crescent City

Brothers, Steve Carte of Newburg, Willie Carte of Newburg, and James Carte of Crescent City

Sisters, Anne Kaboos of Crescent City and Velma Shalberg of Golden Valley, Nevada

She was preceded into by her father, William Carte and mother, Mamie Carte

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

George Christensen Cooke

Died in Portland, Oregon on July 29, 1999.He was born in Crescent City, CA, on January 21, 1930.He was a grandson of Knowles and Jenny Christensen (Pioneer family).

Survivors include:

Sister, Rita Jolley of Crescent City

He was preceded into by his wife, Anita Cooke, sister, Dorothy Epperson, and brother, Edward Cooke.

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

John W. Pepple

He died on Aug. 2, 1999, in Salinas, California.He was born on July 13, 1949, in Salinas, California.
From 1986 to the time of his death it is quoted that he was a professional fishing guide on the Smith River.

Survivors include:

Wife, Charlotte Pepple of Sweet Home, Oregon

Daughters, Jennifer Hill of Elkhorn, Nebraska, Amy Backstrom of Sweet Home, Oregon, and Kristy Pepple of Sweet Home, Oregon

Son, John M. Pepple of Sweet Home, Oregon

Brother, David Pepple of Arroyo Seco, California

Sister, Susan Baillie of Strawberry, California

Parents, Phyllis and Elwood Pepple of the Salinas, California

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 1999.

Manuel Martin " Nick" Soares

He died in Bandon, Oregon on Aug. 1, 1999.He was born in San Rafael on Aug. 28, 1925.

Survivors include:

Wife, Sara Soares

Daughter, Margaret Rose Anderson of Crescent City

Sons, Fred Soares of Crescent City, Richard Soares of Santa Rosa, and Jim Soares of Petaluma

Brother, Arthur Soares of Petaluma

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 1999.

Hazel June Wyckoff

Died on Aug. 3, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born on Feb. 9, 1925, in Bakersfield, California.

Survivors include:

Husband, Dr. Robert Wyckoff of Smith River

Daughters, Karla Helm of Calhoun, Georgia and Janet Kingsfield of Aurora, Colorado

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

A second obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Aug. 6, 1999.

Terry Alan Brown

Died in Palo Alto on July 28, 1999.He was born on June 1, 1949 in Denver, Colorado.

Survivors include:

Wife, Lura Lee Brown of Crescent City

Children, Joshua Brown of Crescent City, Shane Brown of Susanville, Nathan Brown of Turlock, Adam Brown of Arcata, Jeremy Brown of Colorado, Zachary Brown of Colorado, David Gorbet of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Lonata Thompson of South Lake Tahoe

Parents, Kenneth and June Brown of Isle, Minnesota

Brothers, Mike Brown of Mora, Minnesota, Kim Brown of Baily, Colorado, and Scott Brown of Omaha, Nebraska.

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

Greg James Bristow

Died on July 31, 1999, in Medford, Oregon.He was born on October 14, 1980, in Houston, Texas.

Survivors include:

Mother, Evelyn Briggs

Father, Greg Bristow

Sister, Lindsey Briggs

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

A second obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Aug. 6, 1999.

Dorothy Marie Anderson

Died in Crescent City on August 1st, 1999.She was born in Kansas, Missouri, on Aug. 20, 1913.

Survivors include:

Husband, George Anderson of Crescent City

Sister, Geneva Stowell of Pueblo, Colorado

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Aug. 6, 1999.

Joyce Mary Endert

She died on July 25, 1999, in Santa Rosa, California.

Survivors include:

Son, Roderick F. Endert of San Francisco

Daughter, Kurtsie A. Endert of San Rafael

Stepson, Frank Endert of Healdsburg

She was preceded into by her husband, Frank W. Endert of Crescent City and brother, Roderick.

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Friday, Aug. 6, 1999.

Jerry P. Mitchell

Died on Aug. 3, 1999 and Salem, Oregon.He was born on May 18, 1947, in Knox City, Texas.

Survivors include:

Wife, Nori Mitchell of Reno, Nevada

Sons, Gene Mitchell of Crescent City and Anthony Mitchell of Duval, Washington

Daughters, Monique Daniels of Fort Knox, Kentucky and Dominique Rollings of Fort Lewis, Washington

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Aug. 7, 1999.

Gladys Lucille Koch

Died on Aug. 4, 1999, in Brookings, Oregon.She was born on November 8, 1917, and Portland, Oregon.

Survivors include:

Sons, Larry Koch of Brookings, Oregon, Tom Koch of Lake Oswego, Oregon and Don Koch of Brookings, Oregon

She was preceded into by her husband, Lawrence Jacob Koch in 1991

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

Aradella Griffith

Died on August 3, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born on Feb. 25, 1908, in Anna, Illinois.

Survivors include:

Daughter, Joan Geiselman of Brookings Harbor to

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

Walter Harold Craig

Died on Aug. 7, 1999.He was born on July 1, 1923, in LeFlore, Oklahoma.

Survived by:

Wife, Evelyn of Reedsport, Oregon

Sons, Delbert Craig of Brookings, Oregon, Danny Craig of Sonoma, Douglas Craig of Myers Flat, J. R. Craig of Alder Point, Roy Dale of Oklahoma

Stepson's, Steven and Randy Turner

Sisters, Ruth Norbury of Modesto, Lois Edwards Oklahoma, Lucy Calvin of New Mexico

Brothers, Tom Craig of Visalia, Marvin Craig of Shingletown

Was preceded into by his parents, son David, an infant daughter, brother Ben Craig, and sister, Margaret Romine

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 1999.

Harry Ward Clarke

Died on Aug. 9, 1999, in Crescent City, California.He was born on March 6, 1935, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Survivors include:

Children, Delsa Miles of Apple Valley, Debra Smith of Blaine, Washington, David Clarke of Astoria, Oregon, Kimberly Baldwin of Crescent City, Charles Clarke of Arlington, Texas, Robert Clarke from Bellingham, Washington, and Theresa Sturm of Chico

Brothers, Clifford Clarke and Destin, Florida and James Clarke of Millen, Georgia

He was preceded into by his wife, Dorothy M. Clarke

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 1999.

JoAnn Gloria Coleman

Died on Aug. 5, 1999.She was born on Sept. 6, 1934, in Long Beach, California.

Survivors include:

Husband, Frank Coleman of Gasquet

Children, Dale Flynn of Crescent City, Cindy Coleman Schneiderman of Coos Bay, Oregon, and Roxi Tackett of Crescent City

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Smith and 1996 and Anna Smith in 1981

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 1999.

Pearl O. Peters

Died on this date, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born in Kenick (Kenek).

Survivors include:

Sister, Annabelle Doyle

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

DuWayne Dean DeGraf

Died on Aug. 11, 1999, and Medford, Oregon.He was born on Feb. 28, 1956, in Tillamook, Oregon.If

Survivors include:

Mother, Beverly DeGraf of Smith River

Brother, David DeGraf Jr. of Troutdale, Oregon

Sisters, Deborah Lagorreta of the Springfield, Oregon, and Denise DeGraf of Crescent City

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

Vicki Doerner

Died on Aug. 12, 1999, in Crescent City, California.She was born on Aug. 27, 1932, in San Francisco.

Survivors include:

Husband, John Doerner of Fort Dick

Children, John Heine of Hayward, Jennie Elizabeth Bonforti of Mesa, Arizona

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

There were no obituaries on Saturday, Aug. 14, 1999.

There were no obituaries on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1999.

Leslie Robert Marx

Died on Aug. 8, 1999, in Eureka, California.He was born on March 13, 1918, in Lemon Cove to Robert and Oma Sweeney Marx.

Survivors include:

Son, Karol Marx O. Sutherland, Oregon

Daughter, Faye Harman of Snohomish, Washington

Sisters, Elsie Bridges of Bakersfield and Vesta Tucker of Lemon Cove

Preceded in death by sisters, Cora Wilson, Evelyn Stanford, and Alein Bridges, and brother, Everett 

" Bill " Marx

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 1999.

There were no obituaries on Thursday, Aug. 19, 1999.

Fred William Maschke

Died on Aug. 17, 1999, in Crescent City, California.He was born on Sept. 10, 1913, and Washington.

Survivors include:

Wife, Helen I. Maschke of Crescent City

Preceded in death by his son, Fred Maschke Jr.

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

Billy Gilliam

Died on Aug. 17, 1999, in San Leandro.He was born on April 17, 1924, in Baldwin Park.

Survivors include:

Daughter, Georgeanna Gilliam of Crescent City

Sisters, Dorothy Randolph of Brookings, Oregon and Margie Peterson of Oroville

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Aug. 21, 1999.

Ruth Koehler Foye

Died on Aug. 12, 1999, in Redlands, California.She Was Born on Dec. 17, 1910, in Sewickley, Pennsylvania.

Survivors Include:

Children, Dr. James L. Foye of Eureka, Melody Foye Foley of Seattle and Sharon Foye Hewlett of Redlands

Preceded in Death by Her Husband, George Keefer Foye

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Aug. 21, 1999.

Lucille Louise McDaniel

Died on Aug. 21, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was born on Oct. 10, 1914 in Paris, Texas.

Survivors include:

Husband, Clarence McDaniel

Daughter, Charline Breazeale

Sisters, Patsy Ruth Yarbrough of Atwater and Marie Pate of Mena, Arkansas

Brother, Kenneth Perry of Phoenix, Arizona

Preceded in death by her daughter, June McDaniel

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

Charles" Charlie" Eugene Cornelis

Died on Aug. 21, 1999 in Gold Beach, Oregon.He was born on Feb. 20, 1961 in Simi Valley, California.

Survivors include:

Wife, Venus M. Cornelis of Smith River

Children, Chelsey Heidi Cornelis, Lauren Kay Cornelis, and Jessica Lynn Cornelis, all Smith River

Mother, Thelma Hagerty of Tulare

Brother, Edward Cornelis of Tulare

Sister, Lori Earl of Tulare

Grandparents, Elmer and Ellen Hagerty of Nipomo.

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 1999.

William Lawrence Reilly III

Died on Aug. 20, 1999 in Clear Lake, California.He was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey on Sept. 23, 1931.

Survivors include:

Wife, Deaun Reilly of Crescent City

Children, Lin Reilly of Eugene, Oregon, Neil Reilly of San Bernardino, Colleen Bouma of Anaheim, and Leslie Reilly of Huntington Beach

Step children, Jeff Lewis of Grants Pass, Oregon, Doug Lewis of Crescent City, and Nancy Huntsman of Salt Lake City

Brothers, Ed Reilly of Carson City, Nevada, Pete Reilly of Torrance, Jim Reilly of Bandon, Oregon, And Jerry Reilly of Orange County

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 1999.

Jonna Charlene Yunker

She died on Aug. 23, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was 54 years old.She was born on April 30, 1945 and Stockton, California.

Survivors include:

Former husband, Thomas Yunker of Smith River

Daughter, Heidi Swan of Hiouchi

Son, Kelsey Yunker of Smith River

Friends, many……………….

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

A second obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999.

A third memorial editorial appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Thursday, Sept. 2, 1999.

Beulah May Jensen

Died on Aug. 16, 1999 in Crescent City, California.She was born on July 22, 1924 in Crescent City, California.

Survivors include:

Children, Jewell Nelson of Crescent City, John Leslie of Klamath, Manuel Smith of Fort Dick, and Monte Spencer of West Virginia

Preceded in death by her husband, Thorvald Jensen, brother Albert Hooper, and parents, Manuel and Mabel Bettencourt

The obituary appeared in " The Daily Triplicate " in Del Norte County, California on Saturday, Aug. 28, 1999.

No obituaries appeared on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 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

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