Obituaries

Dixie Lee Carolyn Swearingen

Dixie Lee Carolyn Swearingen, age 86, passed away peacefully with her husband Keith by her side at their home in Carson City, NV, due to cancer. Dixie was born in Newport Beach, California, January 6, 1936 to Harold and Betty ...


Shirlee Eldeen Ralph

Shirlee Eldeen Ralph, 76, died unexpectedly at home on June 15, 2022. She was born September 25, 1945 in Santa Maria, California to Lowell Walter Ball and Evelyn Louise Marlett, the youngest of five children. She married Jack Ralph II ...


Peter Charles Harding

Born June 5, 1928, in Berlin, Germany. His mother took him to Switzerland where he learned to ski at age 4. Proud to choose to be an American Citizen, St, Patrick’s Day, never wore Green, always an American Flag pin ...


Timothy Kyle McCallister

Timothy Kyle McCallister, 36, entered eternal rest on June 9, 2022, while doing one of his favorite activities. Tim was involved in a motorcycle accident and passed away at the scene. Tim was welcomed into our beautiful world on July ...


Josephine Kathryn Rutkowski

Josephine (Jo) Kathryn Rutkowski passed away on June 8th, 2022 at an impressive 83 years old. Jo was born to Kathryn and Harold Ryan on July 19, 1938 in Ely, NV. She had 3 brothers (Morris, Jim, and Craig) and ...


Helen June Jones

Our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Helen June Jones, finished her mortal life and returned to her heavenly home on June 18, 2022 after suffering a stroke. She was 100 years old. Helen was born in St. Louis, Missouri on ...


Donald Cavin HIll

Donald Cavin Hill was a son of the remote Nevada mountains and valleys who never forgot his hometown of Ely, his friends and his love for the great outdoors. His parents, Curtis and Gertrude Hill, encouraged his fondness for life ...


Marie Elizabeth Paul

It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Marie Elizabeth Paul, age 60, on May 31, 2022. Marie was a long-time resident of Lake Tahoe and Topaz Lake areas having moved to Zephyr Cove in 1986. At ...


Gene Ashley

Gene Ashley, age 87 of Harrison, AR passed away on June 17, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Coffman Funeral Home of Harrison, (870)743-2021.


George William Benson

Gunny passed away peacefully at home after a long illness. He is survived by his wife Ingrid Benson. He loved the Marines and said he was always a Marine. During the many years of service, he had many different jobs ...


Kurt Muench

Everyday, in some small way, memories of you came my way. Though absent Kurt, you are ever near, still missed, and ever dear. To the world you might be one, but to many people you were the world. Forever in ...


Thomas Ira Clark

THOMAS IRA CLARK, age 75, passed away at home in Fallon on June 16, 2022. He was born on March 21, 1947 in Fallon to Marvin and Mary Ellen Wisnefski Clark. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 25, ...


Thomas Wall

“Skipper” Thomas Wall was born in Oklahoma on the 27th of October 1932 and died on the 21st of May 2022. He was the only child of Tilford Thomas Wall and Jimmie Christine Campbell Wall. In 1967 he and his ...


Richard "Dick" Donaldson

Richard “Dick” Donaldson passed away at his home in Merlin, OR, on May 20th, following a brief illness. Dick was born on December 28, 1933, at home in Taft, CA, to parents Mary and Stuart Donaldson. In 1936, the Donaldson ...


Richard V Ernst

Long time Carson Valley resident, Richard V. Ernst passed away on June 7, 2022, at age 93. He was born in Missouri but migrated to California with his family as a young man. He tried a variety of occupations, including ...


Sharon Lee Fredley

Sharon Lee Fredley, 77 of Carson City, passed away on June 15, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Selena Gonzalez

Selena Gonzalez, 18, of Reno, passed away on June 15, 2022, arrangements are in care of Walton’s Chapel of The Valley.


Deanna Lee Hoover

Deanna Lee Hoover, 58, of Carson City passed away June 8, 2022. Arrangements are in care of Walton’s Funeral Home, (775)882-4969.


Carolyn George

Carolyn George, 94, of Wellington, NV passed away on May 30, 2022. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Funerals & Cremations Gardnerville, (775) 783-9312.


Raymond Edwin Snedeker

Raymond Edwin Snedeker, 82 of Dayton, passed away on June 12, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800.


Wiley B. Jones Jr.

Wiley B. Jones Jr., 87, of Minden, passed away on May 22, 2022, arrangements are in care of Walton’s Chapel of The Valley


Rae D. Gallina

Rae D. Gallina, 88, died June 14, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882 1766.


Betty M. Goldstein

Betty M. Goldstein passed away peacefully in Reno, NV on April 25, 2022 at the age of 101 years. She was the oldest of 5 children, Don, Barbara, David and Dale, born to Herman and Gladys Towers in Riverside, CA. ...


Arlene Weyen Collier

Arlene Weyen Collier was born in Monroe NB on April 24, 1929. She was a resident of Carson City, NV for 57 years, stayed home to raise her family, and worked for Art Wilson Company from 1981-1991. Arlene married Jim ...


Faye Emma Semmens

Faye was born in Long Beach, CA to Jess and Agnes Bethea. In 1959 Faye meets the love of her life on a blind date. Roy & Faye were married on February 20, 1960 and had just celebrated their 62nd ...


Leo Allan Mankins

Leo’s beloved family tearfully announces the passing of their irreplaceable husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was known by those who loved him most as Papa. He peacefully fell asleep camping at Lake Lahontan and woke up in Heaven. He ...


Jason Clarkson

Jason Clarkson passed away in a car accident on May 8th. He was born on October 25, 1978 in Oxnard, CA. He loved hiking at Lake Tahoe and taking pictures of the sunset. He also enjoyed fishing and camping. Jason ...


Donn Nils Simons

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved patriarch Donn Nils Simons. He passed peacefully on May 30, 2022 surrounded by his children and grandchildren. Donn was born in Alhambra California on July 20, 1934, ...


Kay E. Roberts

Kay E. Roberts, 88, died June 4, 2022 in Gardnerville, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Harry Kaspian

Harry Kaspian, 78, of Carson City, passed away on June 6, 2022.


Angela Domingo Longré

Angela Domingo Longré, 86 of Minden, passed away during the early morning hours of June 8, 2022. She died peacefully at home with her husband at her side. She was born to the late Salvatore Domingo and Giuseppa Domingo (née ...


Janet Margie Miner

On Tuesday, May 24, 2022, Janet Margie Miner, our beautiful mother, closed her eyes for the last time in Carson City, NV. Born to Herman Leo and Georgia Lucille Corn on July 3, 1940 and raised in Inglewood, CA, Janet ...


Gerald (Jerry) Orsen Nielson

Gerald (Jerry) Orsen Nielsen, 82, passed away with grace and dignity at his home in Lincoln, California on May 10, 2022. Jerry was born on July 16, 1939, in Powell Wyoming. He graduated from Powell High School in 1957. Jerry ...


John Carsten Henningsen

John Carsten Henningsen was taken to be with our Lord on January 8, 2022. He was 96 years of age at his passing. John was born on the Carson Valley dairy ranch that became his home, his life, and where ...


Karen Twichell Kehr

Please join us on June 19,2022 at 5:00pm for a celebration honoring Karen’s life. She was greatly loved and is missed by so many. For information or to RSVP contact bjmatthews2960@gmail.com.


Patricia "Patty" Ann Lowrey Golson

With deepest sorrows, we announce that our beloved mother, Patricia Golson, 69, passed away peacefully in Carson City, Nevada while trying to recover from an illness in rehab. Patricia was born in Lincoln, Nebraska and lived in Carson City for ...


Larry Goodnight

Larry Goodnight was born in Ventura, CA to Lyle & Dorothy Goodnight on March 8, 1947, following Lyle’s return from WWII. He was a salesman from the start, selling his food broker dad’s “samples” out of his wagon to neighbors. ...


Mercedes A. Davidson

Mercedes was born in Bogota, Colombia and raised in Quito, Ecuador. She attended and graduated high school in Ecuador. She moved to the United States and received a GED in Carson City, Nevada. She married William Davidson in December 1998. ...


Mercedes Ampore Vallejo-Davidson

Mercedes Ampore Vallejo-Davidson, 60 of Carson City, passed away on June 02, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Kenneth Klavon

A celebration of life Friday, June 17th, 11:00-2:00, Heritage Park, 1447 Courthouse Alley, Gardnerville, NV 89410. Please join us to share memories and remember our special man. We plan to serve refreshments, so please let us know you will join ...


Kelly Lee Green (O'Donnell

Please join us in celebrating the life of Kelly Lee Green (O’Donnell) Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, and Friend. Date: June 10th, Kelly’s birthday Place: Mormon Station, Genoa, NV Time: 1:00 PM Sandwiches, snacks, sodas, and water provided. Kelly was ...


Travis Monroe Wilson

Travis was born December 14, 1968. He died on May 15, 2022. He moved to Carson City, Nevada from Bishop California when he was four years old. He loved all the outdoor activities Nevada and the Sierra Mountains has to ...


Keith G Fletcher

Keith G. Fletcher age 70 of Carson City, Nevada passed away January 12, 2022 surrounded by his family and friends. Keith was born February 22, 1951 in Toronto, Ontario Canada to Robert Keith and Margaret Fletcher (Norris) Keith is survived ...


Micheal Tremaine

Mike was born in Merced, CA and raised in Stockton.He attended local schools, graduating from Stagg High School in 1963. After attending Delta College, he went into the Navy and became an aircrewman in P-3 Orion land based patrol aircraft, ...


Logan Scott Ambrose

A native of Carson Valley, Logan was an amazing father, son, brother, and friend to many. He loved the San Francisco Giants, fishing, target shooting, hiking, mountain biking, and everything this area had to offer. Gone too soon, his impression ...


Madonna I. Mastin

Madonna I. Mastin, 90, died May 27, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Sally (Sarah) Bell

Sally (Sarah) Bell elevated her life into heaven on Monday, May 23rd. Within her 95 years she volunteered in several areas beginning with the United Service Organization USO, in Guam. There she met and married Roy Bell. Together they raised ...


Andrew Lynn Rodolph

Memorial Service for Andrew Lynn Rodolph St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Corner of Telegraph and Division Carson City, Nevada Saturday, June 11, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow. Casual dress. Bring memories to share.


Timothy G. Week

Timothy G. Week, 52, died May 27, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Donn Nils Simons

Donn Nils Simons, 87 of Carson City, passed away on May 30, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Lance Buoncristiani

With deepest sorrows, we announce that Lance Buoncristiani, 41, our most beloved son, brother, family member and friend passed away on Sunday, May 22, in San Francisco. Although only 41 at the time of his death, Lance affected many people ...


CELEBRATION OF LIFE FOR BOB COOK

Celebration of Life for Bob Cook Saturday June 25th from 11:30am - 2:00pm We are honoring the life of Bob Cook Please join with his friends and family in celebrating the memory of this fantastic family man, Great friend, and ...


Clinton D Hershey

Clinton D. Hershey was born in Bakersfield, CA on June 17, 1941 to Ethel Lorain and Richard Marion Hershey and passed peacefully in his sleep at his home in Walker, CA on May 5, 2022. Clint, the oldest of 5 ...


Carolyn Marsh

Carolyn Marsh, age 84, of Gardnerville, Nevada, passed away on May 22, 2022. Born on October 2, 1937 in McComb, Mississippi to James and Beulah Simmons, she grew up in rural Vicksburg until she was 8 years old. Her father ...


Sandra Louise Girdner

Sandra Louise Girdner beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Monday, May 16th at her home. Sandy was born November 11, 1953 to Loniel and Marilyn Harris in Turlock, ...


Lester M. Wass

After a courageous battle with dementia, Lester (Bill) Wass passed away May 9, 2022, in Reno, Nevada with his daughter Jennifer by his side. He was 89 years old. Bill was born in Mariposa, California to parents Dick and Florence ...


Roger Lewis Shaheen

Roger Lewis Shaheen was born Jan 6, 1942, in Oakland CA to Fred and Leone Shaheen, and passed to his new life on May 17, 2022, wrapped in the loving arms of Jesus and surrounded by his family. He is ...


René Danial (Dan) Guerin

Born February 16, 1948 in Las Vegas New Mexico. Monday, May 16 René passed away while asleep in his home. He had fought a long battle with many health complications and is now at peace. René was a skilled and ...


Norman Greenspan

Norman Greenspan – WWII Veteran, Entrepreneur, Husband, Brother, Father of three sons, adored Grandfather of eight, and proud Great-Grandfather of four. Norman was part of our Greatest Generation. Drafted as a Soldier in the U.S. Army Air Corps, he was ...


Eileen Ann (Smith) Paloolian

Eileen Paloolian was born September 27, 1925 in Winona. Minnesota to Russell and Anna Smith. Eileen grew up in Alma, Wisconsin and was the first daughter of seven children. Eileen moved with her family to San Diego, CA in 1942. ...


Robert Willey

Robert Willey, 85, of Carson City, passed away on May 16, 2022.


Austin Thomas Rice

Austin Thomas Rice, born on February 6, 1977, lived 45 years before fulfilling his life. Austin passed on May 16, 2022, leaving a void in our hearts that can never be filled, and memories that will make us smile forever. ...


Ione Mason

Ione Mason, age 94, passed on Tuesday, May 10th, in the comfort of her loved ones. Ione was born in Tilden, Nebraska and worked most of her career as an elementary school teacher in Napa, California. After retirement, Ione, and ...


Donald Maurice Smith

In the early morning, of March 19th, 2022 at Carson CityTahoe Hospital, the Smith family lost a loving husband of 62 years, a beloved best Pop ever, and a true American patriot. Don was a resident of his beloved “beautiful ...


William Daniel Cochran

William Daniel Cochran, age 66, passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife and all 8 of his children on May 2, 2022 in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He was born May 8, 1955 in Carson City, Nevada to Ardys Joyce ...


Gary Coyan Sr.

The Coyan family announces the passing of their father, Gary Sr. who died peacefully on May 8th, 2022. He was 88 years old. Gary Sr. was a passionate outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting and fishing always accompanied by his trusty and ...


James Anton Mitchell

James Anton Mitchell, 77, was born on February 12, 1945 in Sacramento, California to Paul and Lona Mitchell and passed away on May 8, 2022 at his home after a brief bout with melanoma cancer. Jim, only his mother called ...


Joan Eleanor Polak Stoltz

Joan Eleanor Polak Stoltz (Mimi) passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, early on the morning of April 20th, 2022 in Reno, Nevada. Joan was the distant descendant of the famous Pirate Queen Grace O’Malley and the daughter of ...


Walter D Ratchford

Walter D. Ratchford, age 89, passed away peacefully at Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center on March 30, 2022. He was born in Copley, Ohio, to Walter Patrick Ratchford and Eleanor Elizabeth Reese. His was a life well lived. Walt loved ...


Gary L. Ogden-Fausett

Gary L. Ogden-Fausett, 36 of Carson City, passed away on May 11, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations.


Grahm Williams

With profound sorrow, we say goodbye to Grahm Williams. On 4/29/22 he died in his sleep from a heart condition. Grahm was 41 and resided in Santa Ynez. Born on July 2, 1980 in Denver, Colorado, Grahm shared his birthday ...


Jack R. Volk

Jack R. Volk, 87, died May 6, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.


Richard J. Heil Sr.

Richard (Dick) J Heil Sr. died April 11, 2022, in Nashville, TN. Dick was born in Cleveland, Ohio on October 31, 1934, to Eugene and Mary Heil. On April 11, 1959, he married Eileen Kuhlman, who proceeded him in death. ...


Roger Randolph Sheridan

Roger Randolph Sheridan, 59, of Lovelock Nevada, passed away on May 6, 2022, and is in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations (775) 888-6800.


Peter Hepner

Peter Hepner, 75 of Carson City, passed away on May 4, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Wyatt Darling

On Saturday morning April 30th 2022, Wyatt E. Darling, loving son of Wendy Darling, passed away two days after his 26 birthday. His short time with us was full at a young age with family, friends, and his desire to ...


Gene Ellsworth Betkey

Gene Ellsworth Betkey, 82 of Dayton, passed away May 8, 2022 Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


John R. Lamberth

John R. Lamberth, 82 of Carson City, passed away May 7, 2022 Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Leonard Ernest Mackedon

A celebration of Lem’s life will be held on June 4, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at the Fallon Youth Center, 324 Pennington CR. Fallon, Nevada. Lunch will follow at the home of Mike and Michon Mackedon, 1900 Manchester Circle, Fallon, Nevada.


Charles William Beal

Charles William Beal 94 of Dayton Nevada, passed away on April 9, 2022 and is in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations (775) 888-6800


Mary Carolyn Bangert

Mary Carolyn Bangert was born March 29, 1931 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Carl Hugo and Alberta (Kumler) Grimm. She grew up in Cincinnati, graduating from Withrow High School and then Wooster College in Wooster, Ohio with a BA in Music. ...


Richard Mark Hutchings

Richard Mark “Hutch” Hutchings passed away peacefully on April 1, 2022 at the age of 78 in Genoa, NV, after a short battle with Gastric Cancer. Richard was born in Meadville, PA. Shortly after, the family moved to Huntington in ...


Hal Butler

Hal Butler, 91, principal of Douglas High School from 1981 until his retirement in 1996, passed away on April 27, 2022 in La Paz, BCS, Mexico. A renowned educator for almost 40 years, Hal served in a variety of capacities ...


Don Raymond Larsen

In Loving Memory of Don Raymond Larsen. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved dad, grandpa, great-grandpa, great-great-grandpa and friend. Don Raymond Larsen entered into the world on November 13th, 1932 in Hinkley, Millard County, ...


Robert Preston Thomasson

Robert (Bob) Preston Thomasson, 67, passed away suddenly at home on April 25, 2022 after suffering from several lengthy illnesses over the last few years. The third son of a career Army officer, Bob was born in Alexandria, Virginia on ...


Fallon Taylor Marie Montanucci

Fallon died early April 23, 2022, the victim of a wrong-way traffic accident on Highway 395 in Minden. She was 22. Fallon was born in Carson City on December 3, 1999, to Eddie and Paul Montanucci and grew up in ...


Robert Golver Purvis

Robert Glover Purvis (Bob) 66, born August 16th, 1955 in Berkeley, California died in Minden, Nevada April 30th, 2022. Bob preceded by his Parents John Purvis (1968) and Edward (1997) and Joan Disborough (2015). Survived by his wife Teri Purvis, ...


Timothy Thomas Gallagher

Tim Gallagher passed away at Renown Hospital on April 30, 2022 at the age of 72. Tim was born in Pasadena, California on December 23, 1949 – the son of Thomas L. and Imogene Cashbaugh Gallagher. Tim grew up in ...


Lois Sorensen

Born Lois Jean Mc Elroy October 23, 1925, Deceased April 29, 2022. June 1944 Lois met the love of her life Douglas Sorensen in Altoona Pennsylvania, he was stationed at Aberdeen Proving Grounds. On the 4th week of their courtship ...


Robert Thomasson

Robert “Bob” Thomasson, 67, of Carson City, NV passed away on April 25th. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Fitzhenry’s Funeral Home.


Rita Jean SMith-Fowlkes

Rita Jean Smith-Fowlkes, 70 of Reno, passed away on April 28, 2022, Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Bradford T Brown

Bradford T. Brown, 67, died April 26, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Kimberley M Grove

Kimberley M. Grove, 46, died April 29, 2022 in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Carol Ruth Cote

CAROL RUTH COTE' OF FALLON, NEVADA PASSED AWAY AT HOME ON THE MORINING OF DECEMBER 2ND 2021. CAROL WAS BORN MAY 14TH, 1930 IN PASADENA, CA TO HELEN FULMER (BOWERS) SHELDON AND ALLAN DAVID SHELDON. CAROL MARRIED JIM O'BANION, THEY ...


Joanne Marie Ligtenberg

Joanne Marie Ligtenberg passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 9, 2022, at the age of 76 years old. Joanne was born in Upland, California on January 22, 1946, to Rudolph and Drusilla (Pedersen) Iest. She had five brothers ...


Jeffrey Lee May

Jeffrey Lee May was born on November 18, 1965, in Westminster Hospital in Westminster, CA to Jack and Anita May. Shortly after Jeff made his presence into the world, his parents relocated to Quartz Hill, CA. Growing up, he was ...


Manuel J Sanchez

Manuel (Manny) J. Sanchez, 67, born on May 18, 1954, in Los Angeles, California passed away February 19, 2022, in Carson City Nevada. He is also known as Sgt. Maj. Manuel J. Sanchez and Scoutmaster Manny. Manny grew up in ...


Alfred John Del Vecchio

Al went home to be with our heavenly Father on Thursday, April 21, 2022, with family and friends present after a lengthy illness battling a glioblastoma brain tumor. Al was born on June 22, 1961, in New Haven, CT to ...


Judi Carlile

Judi Carlile, at the age of 73 passed away on December 3, 2021, at home surrounded by her loving family. Judi was born in Inglewood, CA on October 17, 1948, and spent her early years in Inglewood, CA, Bishop, CA, ...


Jonnie Jay Jones

Jonnie passed away from natural causes, on March 18, while at home with his family when he went home to be with the lord. Jonnie was born to Bill and Mildred Jones in Akron, Ohio. Jonnie served in the Navy ...


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