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Earl W. Wearin

Earl W. Wearin, 82, died July 29, 2021 in Yerington, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Katherine Rose Gannett

Kathy was a beloved sister, aunt, and friend to many in the community. Kathy was always positive, very pleasant to be around and a genuine “sweet pea” as she lovingly called those whom she cared about. She loved and was ...

Jeannine Madson Bryan

Jeannine passed away peacefully on July 16, 2021, at Renown Hospital in Reno. She was born in Brighton, Col., to Marie and Edwin Zeschin. She was the third of six children. Jeannine attended Zion Lutheran School, which her grandfather founded, ...

Darla C. Sebastian

Darla C. Sebastian, 76, died July 26, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Joshua Vann Page

Josh Page was born in Carson City, Nevada on March 4, 1984, to David and Georgia Vann Page. He grew up in Gardnerville where he spent his childhood participating in many team sports, being a member of the Boy Scouts, ...

Mark E. Stevens

Mark E. Stevens, 67, died July 25, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Kevin S. Higginbotham

Kevin S. Higginbotham, 62, died July 19, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Kristi R. Gargano

Kristi R. Gargano, 48, died July 23, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Janice Park Geffre

Jan Park Geffre entered into eternal life in Payson AZ June 24, 2021, with her Husband Mark by her side. She fought a long battle with many health issues, but her Heart finally gave out. She was born to Raymond ...

Myrtle S Reichard

Myrtle “Myrt” S. Reichard, a long time resident of Fallon, died peacefully and unexpectedly in her sleep on July 5, 2021, at the age of 92. Myrt was born in Richmond, CA in 1928. She graduated from Shasta Union High ...

Dorothy B Smith

July 4th, 2021 Dorothy B. Smith (91) joined her family in heaven. She was born Dec. 16th, 1929, in Elko Nevada. She was the third child of businessman Joseph J. Berrueta Sr. and Marie Etchepare Berrueta. After high school she ...

Joe Alan Cooper

Joe Alan Cooper, born on November 2, 1949, in Bakersfield, California, passed away on July 14th, 2021, in Carson City, Nevada. Joe was admired by all that knew him. He was known for his love of the outdoors and all ...

Johnnie Brown

Johnnie Brown, 71, of Dayton, passed away on July 18, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Elizabeth Coughtry

Elizabeth “Evelyn” Coughtry, age 87, of Gardnerville, Nevada, passed away on July 16, 2021. Evelyn was born in Rincon, New Mexico in 1933. Evelyn was an ardent photographer and painter. She loved driving through the Sierras and visiting the Atlantic ...

Carrie Frances Cobb

Carrie Frances Cobb of Carson City, Nev., passed away July 5, 2021, from complications of diabetes. She was 63. The daughter of Ray and Frances Dacus, Carrie was born May 10, 1958, the youngest of three children. She grew up ...

Catelyn Leslie Carver

Catelyn passed away on July 11, 2021 at the age of 37. Catelyn was born in Carson City on August 16, 1983 to Jan and Torke Carver. She grew up in Genoa, Nevada. Her grandparents Bob and Betty and her ...

Galen B. Beydler

Galen B. Beydler, 60, died July 8, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.

Martin L. Adamo

Martin L. Adamo, 65, died July 17, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.

Jeannine M. Bryan

Jeannine M. Madson Bryan, 84, died July 16, 2021 in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.

Leah Wiley Parrott

Leah Wiley Parrott, 85, died July 14, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766

Ronald J. Cox

Ronald J. Cox, 81, died July 1, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766

Francis Daniel Bailey

Francis Daniel Bailey, a native of Fallon passed away on May 5th from Pancreatic cancer in Morrison Colorado. Danny, as he was affectionately known, graduated from CCHS in 1989 and went straight into the army. If you knew him then ...

Mary Don Smith

Our mother passed away from heart failure on July 15, 2021 after a wonderful weekend of visiting with her family. Mary was born in Arkansas and her family moved to Indiana where she went to school, married, and had five ...

Joyce Edna Ghiselli

Joyce Edna Ghiselli, 83, of Carson City Nevada, passed away on July 19, 2021 and is in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations, (775) 888-6800.

Irene Sato

Irene Sato was born in Santa Monica, California on September 27, 1948 to Manuel and Marie Valenzuela. She grew up in Santa Monica, graduating in 1967 from Santa Monica High School. Irene spent much of her childhood with her family ...

Peggy Lynn Schulenberg

Peggy Lynn Schulenberg, 63, died July 9, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Funeral & Cremations 775-882-4965

Zackery James Hames

Zackery James Hames, 32, died July 7, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Crema-tion & Burial 775-882-1766

Frances Anna Tedesco

CARSON CITY- Frances (Fran) Anna Tedesco was born in North Hollywood, California on August 14, 1933 to Roy and Anna Honstead. She gracefully passed away at her home in Carson City on July 2, 2021 with her son and daughter ...

Robert A. Jepsen

Robert A. (Bob) Jepsen, longtime Carson City resident and educator, died July 13th, 2021 in Carson City surrounded by his wife and sons. Born in January 1934 to Hans and Charlotte Jepsen, Bob was raised in Minden, NV and Lake ...

Georganna Frances Phelps

Surrounded by her children and a couple great nurses at Carson Tahoe Continuing Care Hospital, Georganna Phelps claimed her independence from this world on July 4, 2021 and peacefully entered heaven. She loved her family and friends but was ready ...

Peggy L. Truttman

Peggy L. Truttman, 95, of Carson City, passed away July 13, 2021. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is trusted with arrangements. 775-882-4965

Marie Neal

Marie Neal, 77, of Dayton, passed away on July 8, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Henry William Stigile

Hank was born in Burbank, California, on May 19, 1941 to Ted and Naomi Stigile. He lived in Burbank and North Hollywood where he attended schools. Hank joined the US Air Force when he was a little over 17 1⁄2 ...

Melvyn E. Thomas

Melvyn E. Thomas passed away on April 19, 2021. There will be a Celebration of Life for Mel on Friday, July 30, 2021 from 2 – 6 pm at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course, 2500 Emerald Rd., South Lake Tahoe, ...

Sharon Fay VanTrease Garcia

Sharon Fay VanTrease Garcia passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 after a brief illness. Sharon was born May 12, 1961 in Kansas City, Kansas to Vivian Sue Macon VanTrease and William Willard Verlan VanTrease. She moved with her family to ...

Bonnie J. York

Bonnie June (Allen) York, 84, passed away in Fallon on December 7, 2020 due to severe complications from COVID-19. Bonnie was born in Fallon on June 23, 1936 to Lem and Mary Ellen Allen. She was a lifelong Fallon resident, ...

Haydn Eddy Miguel

Haydn Eddy Miguel passed away July 3, 2021. Haydn was born to Brandon Miguel and Emily (Kawchack) Kuzma in Carson City, Nevada on September 16, 2003. Haydn lived and grew up in the Carson Valley and loved hiking around the ...

Eddy Steven Kawchack

Eddy Steven Kawchack passed away December 4, 2020. Eddy was born in Hayden, Colorado to Steven P. Kawchack & Edythe M. (Eddy) Kawchack. He was the eldest of 5 children, the family moved to the Carson Valley area in 1967 ...

Hazel Thodal

Hazel Thodal, 58, of Carson City, passed away on July 8, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Marian Polhemus Woessner

Marian was born in San Francisco to Anna and Arvin Polhemus and grew up in the San Ramon Valley, which Marian remembers as “really country.” After high school at San Ramon Valley High and the Anna Head School for Girls, ...

John J. King

John J. “Jack” King passed away June 12, 2021. He was born to Robert and Esther King November 3, 1933 in Huntington Park, California. He grew up in Yucaipa, California, and graduated from Redlands High School. During summer vacations, he ...

John J. Ascuaga

Gaming pioneer, rancher, good friend, and beloved father and grandfather John J. Ascuaga passed away quietly at home on June 28, 2021 at the age of 96. John and his twin sister, Rose, were born to Spanish Basque immigrants Jose ...

John J Ascuaga

John J. Ascuaga, 96, of Carson City, passed away June 28, 2021. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is trusted with arrangements. 882-4965

Bernita Louise Simpson

Heaven has gained the most beautiful angel. Bernita Louise Simpson, 66, beloved daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, auntie and friend, went to be with the Lord on June 29, 2021. Bernita was born October 13, 1954 to Imogene (Rhoan) Tom and ...

Lona Leola (Cook) Krabbenhoft

Lona Le (as she was called by family) of Manvel, Texas passed away on June 25, 2021 after a long, faithful and well-lived life. She was respected by all and touched many hearts with her kindness and grace. Lona Le ...

James Y Robertson

Surrounded by his loving family, James Y. Robertson passed peacefully on June 13, 2021. Jim was born to Mr. and Mrs. Anthon and Lucille Robertson in Cleveland, Ohio on May 29, 1926. He is preceded in death by his parents, ...

Carolyn Sue Thran

In memory of Sue, friends and family are Invited to a Celebration of Life on Monday August 9, 2021 at 11:30 am JT Basque Bar and Dining Room 1426 US-395 Gardnerville, NV 89410 Kindly RSVP to 415-314-8402 by August 2nd

Haley Pilar Vana

Please join us for a community celebration and picnic at the gazebo in Minden Park to honor the life of Haley Vana. On Sunday, July 25th, 2021 from 4pm - 8pm. BBQ dinner, Haley’s favorite music, and the splash pad ...

Virginia Shaw Henningsen

Virginia Shaw Henningsen lived a life filled with love and blessings from March 24, 1928 - June 18, 2021. Virginia was born in Elko, Nevada on March 24, 1928 to Dr. William A. and Ruth L. Shaw. The youngest of ...

Jerry Eugene Kilpatrick

In memory of Jerry Eugene Kilpatrick, Please join the family for a celebration of life, on July 4th, 2021 from 4pm-7pm At 3606 Cherokee Dr Jacks Valley

John Michael Ramos

John Michael Ramos John Michael Ramos, 63, of Carson City, NV, passed away on May 29, 2021, with his Wife, Son and Granddaughter by his side. A Celebration of Life will be held in NJ in September.

Josh Dealy

Josh Dealy passed away in Carson City on May 26, 2021 leaving behind many friends and admirers. He was 44 years old. He was born September 11, 1976, in Fremont, California, attended White Pine High School and graduated from Carson ...

David Lee Heath

Celebration of Life David Lee Heath Please join us in remembering David Saturday June 26, 2021 at 1:00 pm at the family home at 1419 Job’s Peak Drive, Gardnerville

John Michael Ramos

John Michael Ramos, 63, of Carson City, NV, passed away on May 29, 2021, with his Wife, Son and Granddaughter by his side. A Celebration of Life will he held in NJ in September.

Duncan Dauber

Duncan Dauber, 47, of Carson City, passed away suddenly on June 19, 2021. He is survived by his wife and best friend, Paula Dauber, daughter Caylee, son Dylan, daughter Sydney; his parents, Duane and Sheri Dauber, brother Dustin and his ...

Heidi Manfroi

Heidi Manfroi, 83 of Carson City, passed away on June 15, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800

Angelo Joseph Manconi

Angelo Joseph ManconiBorn: August 14, 1940 in Elko, Nevada to Angelo and Josephine Manconi Angelo or “Andy” as he was widely known passed away at home on May 18, 2021 surrounded by his family after losing his battle with cancer. ...

Michael Allen Grim

Michael Allen Grim lost his hard-fought battle with diabetes on June 10, 2021 at his home in Gardnerville. Born in Wellington, Kansas on July 14, 1947 to Jack andJeanne Grim~ he spent his early years in Larned and Hayes, Kansas ...

John Eugene Hurt

John passed away on June 10th, 2021. He is survived by his wife Linda, daughter Ann Marie and her son Nathaniel, daughter Charlotte, sons Robert and Johnnie, and their extended families. A celebration of John’s life will be held at ...

Frederick Hersey

Fredrick Hersey, age 91, of Gardnerville, NV passed away on June 6, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Funerals & Cremations Gardnerville, (775) 783-9312.

David Edward Atkinson

On May 8, 2021 David Edward Atkinson passed away after a long, courageous battle with ALS, Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Dave was born in Fallon, Nevada to Gaylord Everett Atkinson and Dorothy Jean (Andrews) Atkinson on May 13, 1958. He loved ...

Jack Victor Beach, Jr.

Jack Beach, 71, went to his heavenly home on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. He was a beloved father, grandfather and friend. Jack was born to Jack and Chrissie Beach on March 29, 1950, in Redfield, South Dakota. Shortly after the ...

Mildred Wade LaFleur

After 52 years as a proud nurse and nursing educator, Mickey retired as the Division Chair of Science and Allied Health at Western Nevada College in Carson City, in 2002, and was awarded Professor Emeritus Status. Growing up in Denver, ...

John Eugene Hurt Sr.

John passed away on June 10th, 2021. He is survived by his wife Linda, daughter Ann Marie and her son Nathaniel, daughter Charlotte, sons Robert and Johnnie, and their extended families. A celebration of John’s life will be held at ...

James Young Robertson

James Young Robertson of Carson City, NV, passed away on June 13, 2021. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Balbino Achurra

Our Heavenly Father Balbino (Bill) Achurra, 86, died June 12, 2021, at his home in Moses Lake, WA with his family at his side. Bill grew up on an 80-acre cattle ranch, which also had 30 dairy cows, which he ...

Anna Pagliaro

Anna Pagliaro, 96, of Carson City, passed away on June 11, 2021. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Fredrick Hersey

Fredrick Hersey, age 91, of Gardnerville, NV passed away on June 6, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Funerals & Cremations Gardnerville, (775) 783-9312.

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 ...

Emile John Basso

Emile John Basso “Don”, 75, passed away June 5, 2021. He was born August 25, 1945 to Lila A Reed Basso and Emile G. Basso. Don grew up in Carson City, NV. After graduating high school in 1964 he served ...

Margaret Miller

Marge, 89, of Minden, NV, peacefully passed away with her daughters by her side. Born in Kansas, she was 1 of 5 children from parents Reginald and Myrtle. In 1909, Marge’s grandparents, father and 6 siblings emigrated from England. Marge ...

Dennis Norman Williams

Dennis Norman Williams, 66, of Carson City passed away on 6/2/2021. Dennis grew up in Schurz, NV and graduated from Mineral County High School. At the age of 19, Dennis started working for the Nevada Department of Transportation. He retired ...

Eugene D. Vaughan

Eugene D. Vaughan, 90, of Carson City, passed away on June 9, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. (775) 882-4965

Mary M Zazula Pitelka

This is a loving tribute to Mary (née Williams) Zezula-Pitelka, a woman of exceptional spirit and spark. Mary was born in Bay City, Oregon to Francis and Harold Williams in 1937. She was the youngest of five children to a ...

Alice Casazza Jacobsen

Alice Casazza Jacobsen passed away peacefully at her home in Carson City, on May 21, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. Alice was born in Reno on October 30, 1928, to parents Anthony “Tony” and Rena Lagomarsino Casazza. Alice and ...

Judith Cox

Judith “Judy” was born and raised in Elgin, Illinois. With an adventurous spirit, she always enjoyed exploring new places close to home and abroad. After primarily raising her family in the Chicagoland area, she embarked on one of the great ...

Dr. Eugene Marion Scrivner

Former Carson City Mayor passes away. Dr. Eugene Marion Scrivner passed peacefully on January 2, 2021, surrounded by his four daughters, Victoria, Debra, Nancy, and Susan. A true renaissance man spanning 2 centuries. Eugene fondly remembered as “Doc” was born ...

James Howard Smith

“Big Jim” was born in Stockton, California to Howard and Henryetta Smith who both preceded him in death. Jim is survived by Sandy Smith of Sparks, his wife of 43+ years; daughter, Tonya and husband Frank Campanile of Sparks, Nevada; ...

Katherine Louise McGowan Buchanan

Graveside Service, 11am, Saturday, June 12th, 2021 Elm Tree Cemetery, Mason Valley Celebration of Life and Reception to follow at Pioneer Crossing Casino, Convention Center, Yerington

Robert Moreno

Robert (Bob) Moreno eldest brother of Dick, Mike, Lynn and Cheryl; Son of Frank & Geri Moreno succumbed to cancer and passed away on Thursday February 4th, 2021 at the age of 69. Bob was born in San Jose, CA ...

John O Rough

John O. Rough, 91, died May 31, 2021 in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.

Montie Jepson

Montie Jepson, 75, died May 25, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766

Sue Alice Cook

Sue Alice Cook born Oak Park IL on September 9th 1941 - February 13, 2021— The only child of Arthur W. and Virginia M. Tesmer. Sue attended Arizona State University, where she met the love of her life Samuel T. ...

Karl Weishaupt

Lifelong resident of Stillwater, Nevada, Karl Weishaupt, passed away at his home on May 30, 2021. Karl was born at home on July 18,1924 to Albert and Addie Weishaupt. He attended Stillwater School until 8th grade and then went to ...

Robert E Clampitt

Robert E. Clampitt, 80, of Dayton, passed away on May 27, 2021, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800

Holly M Corgan

Holly M. Corgan, 55 of Minden, passed away on May 28, 2021, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800

Russel D White

Russell D. White, 82 of Gardnerville, passed away on May 31, 2021, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 888-6800

Sandra Eileen Mitchell

Sandra Eileen Mitchell of Stagecoach, Nevada passed away on the morning of May 30, 2021. Sandy was born in Torrance, CA on July 31, 1944, the daughter of Clifford B. Marsh and Dorothy Mildred Marsh (Edwards). She lived and attended ...

John S. Asire

John S. Asire, 80, died June 1, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

Father Gerald Hanley

Father Gerald "Jerry" Hanley returned to his Lord peacefully, in his sleep, on May 28, 2021. Born October 16, 1936, the second of seven children born to Thomas and Dolores (Foley) Hanley. Cherishing his memory are his sisters Mary Joann ...

Nicolina Trierschield Sherlock

Loving wife and mom of five children died on April 23, 2021, at the age of 82 in her home surrounded by her family. Mickey was born Oct 12, 1938, in Sitka, Alaska. She moved to the Eagle Point Oregon ...

James K. West

James passed away on December 1, 2020 of Pancreatic Cancer surrounded by family. He was loved and he will be missed.

Arlene Mae Lombardo

Arlene Mae Lombardo entered eternal life peacefully from her home in Gardnerville with family by her side on May 6, 2021 after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Arlene was born on August 23, 1933 in Blue Island, Illinois to Harry ...

Jearld Edlefsen

Jearld “Jerry” Edlefsen passed away peacefully at his home in Washoe Valley on May 7, 2021 surrounded by his family. Jerry was born on December 4, 1943 in Chico, California to George and Ellen Hollis. Tragically, his dad died six ...

David Merrill Leid

On Friday, October 30th , Carson City lost one of its own. David Merrill Leid, age 80, succumbed to a long battle with pneumonia, tragically brought on by Covid-19. For 60 years, this wonderful man blessed our quaint town with ...

Frankie H. Baiza

Frankie H. Baiza, 64, of Carson City, passed away May 24, 2021. Walton’s Chapel of the valley is trusted with arrangements. 775-882-4965

Steven LeRoy Smith

Steven LeRoy Smith, 75 of Fallon, NV passed away peacefully on 21 May 2021 in Gridley, CA. He was born 21 December 1945 in Redding, CA. Steve attended Shasta High School in Redding CA. After school he served in the ...

Levi Hudson Stokes

Levi left this world March 20, 2021 after giving us 40 profound years. He was born, a tiny premie, on opening day of duck season, in Reno, Nevada, where he spent most of his adult life, but he had a ...

Henry Wentzlaff

Henry Wentzlaff, 82, of Carson City, passed away on May 19, 2021. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965

Alice C. Jacobsen

Alice C. Jacobsen, 92, died May 21, 2021 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial. 775-882-1766

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