Obituaries

Aaron Thomas Fox

Aaron Thomas Fox, 49, loving father, husband, brother, son, and friend, passed away on January 26, 2023. Aaron was born on May 15, 1973, as the son of Linda and Neil Fox, and younger brother of Melanie Bruketta and Brenda …


Melissa Laufer-Lewis

Loving Wife, Daughter, Sister, Aunt, Friend. You will be forever missed, never forgotten. We Love you. Services will be held March 18th, 1-4pm at the Carson community center.


Robert Matthew Achurra

Celebration of life for Matt Achurra will take place At 1pm on Saturday February 11th, 2023 at The Gardens Chapel in Fallon, NV


Cecil Lloyd Cooper

Cecil Lloyd (Larry) Cooper, age 93 passed away January, 26, 2023 in Carson City, NV. Born April 11, 1929, Idaho Falls, ID to Basil and Ardelle Hawker Cooper. Preceded in death by wife Gladys Cooper, brothers Dell Cooper, Glenn Phillips, …


Gerald Gordon Mullen

Born April 26, 1927 in Green Bay, Wisconsin to Gordon and Theda (Gilmer) Mullen. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Elaine (Rossow) of Minden, NV, and is son Gary Gerald Mullen of San Diego, CA, his sister Cheryl (Charles) …


Jerry G. Olson

Jerry G. Olson peacefully lost his battle to cancer on January 26, 2023 at 2:00 a.m. with his loving wife by his side. Jerry was born to Karl and Patricia (Maltby) Olson on December 15, 1956 in Walnut Creek, California. …


Sally Mosher Mooney

Sally Mosher Mooney, 84, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away on January 19th, after losing her battle with Alzheimer’s. Sally was born on Dec. 12, 1938, to Clair Whipple and Lila Robison in Ely, Nevada. After graduating from White Pine …


William Peter Sparpana

William Peter Sparpana, 78, originally from Iron Mountain, Michigan and lately of Gardnerville, Nevada. Died peacefully in his home with his loving wife by his side, early Monday morning, December 19, 2022. William, “Bill”, was a man of nature. He …


Jean Melissa Fried-Reil

Jeanne passed away January 20th at her home in Washoe Valley after a brief battle with cancer. She was born January 23rd 1950 in Alexandria,VA. In July 1953 Jeanne's family followed her uncle to Fallon, NV where he owned a …


Barbara Christine Hirzel

Barbara Christine Hirzel of Carson City, Nevada died early morning of 24 January 2023. Barbara was born at USAF Hospital, Madrid Spain to Norman D. and Nannatte Harvey on 23 February 1965. She was a military child, so she moved …


James Joseph Kaminski

Born and raised in Nanticoke Pennsylvania. Passed away peacefully, with family near, on January 16, 2023. After serving four years in the U.S. Navy, from 1954-1958, (allowing for an array of flavorful and detailed memoir,) “James,” “Jimmy”, “Jim,” “Dad”,’’ Pop …


Richard Armond Capucci

Richard Armond Capucci, age 75, of Fallon, Nevada passed away peacefully on Friday January 27, 2023 at the VA Sierra Nevada Hospital in Reno Nevada due to complications from a brief illness. Rick was born April 2, 1947 in Reno, …


Raymond Longre

Raymond Longré, 95 of Minden, passed away on January 25, 2023. He passed peacefully surrounded by his family at Carson Tahoe Medical Center in Carson City, Nevada. He was a devoted family man – he treasured his wife, children, and …


Marianne M. Isaacs

Marianne M. Isaacs, age 70 years, passed away January 16th, while at home in Minden surrounded by family and under the care of hospice. Marianne grew up in Stockton, California, and attended local schools. She received her Bachelors degree in …


Kenneth "Ken" Conrad Elverum

Kenneth “Ken” Conrad Elverum, 76, passed away from pancreatic cancer on Nov. 17, 2022 surrounded by his family. He was born on March 22, 1946 in Spokane WA, to Conrad Albert Elverum (Sioux Falls, IA) and Jeanne Helen Hovden (Fargo, …


Kathleen Elliott Carson

Kathleen Carson was born in Orange, CA., into a third generation of ranchers that raised citrus and avocados. Her parents were Robert James Elliott and Patricia Louise Benson. They were both educators. Kathleen was well versed in several interests including …


Andrew "Andy" Van Sickle

Andy went home to our Savior in the early morning hours on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023. He was 82. Andy was born in Pasadena, CA, on May 13, 1940. He went to Lincoln High School in Lincoln, NE. In 1958, …


Don Hesselgesser

Born in Delta Utah on September 16, 1939 to John R and Helen Mae (Tolbert) Hesselgesser. Passed away at home suddenly and unexpectedly on January 23,2023 at the age of 83. Graduated from White Pine Country High School in spring …


Louis John Paladini

A longtime Fallon resident, Louis John Paladini passed away in Carson City, Nevada, on January 17, 2023, at the age of 98. He was the first son of Guido and Gelsomina Caselli Paladini, born August 22, 1924, in Novato, California. …


Robert Matthew Achurra

Robert Matthew Achurra (Matt), age 41, passed away on Sunday, January 1st, 2023, at St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood, WA. Matt grew up in Fallon, NV where he graduated from Churchill County High School. Having been diagnosed with Type 1 …


George Johnson

George Johnson, passed away peacefully with his family and friends present. He will always be remembered as a kind, loving and giving person who would be there to help whenever needed. If you were a friend of Geroge’s, you knew …


Anthony Stephen Pearl

Anthony “Tony” Stephen Pearl passed away unexpectedly on December 31st, 2022. He was only 64 years old. His family was heartbroken to lose him so soon. Tony is survived by Brooke Luckey—his wife of 22 years...as well as daughters Mandalae …


James Wittenberg

Jim Wittenberg passed away January 2, 2023, at Renown Medical Center. Born in Seattle Washington to Frank and Clarise Wittenberg, the family returned to their Nevada roots, which was Tonopah, NV after Jim was born, before moving to Reno. Jim …


Adele Mary Whitcome (Dowding)

Adele Mary Whitcome (Dowding) of Carson City, Nevada gained her angel wings and peacefully passed away on January 3rd, 2023. Born on October 2,1930 in the small town of Willows, California to Leslie and Edna Dowding. Adele spent 92 wonderful …


Brita Joan Schulte

Brita was born April 26, 1939 in Modesto, California to Walter & Margret Wallin. Brita had two sisters & a brother, Merideth Tucker of Tennessee, Sandra Rigor of Concord, California, & John Wallin of Manteca, California. She has six nieces, …


Minnie Annabell Ward

Minnie Annabell Ward passed away December 24,2022 at 81 years old. Known as Sue by most here in Nevada, she was born November 24, 1941, in Portland Oregon to Roy and Minniebell Hutchinson. She was one of eight children, 2 …


Daniel Israel Kalikiano Lewis

With heavy hearts, we mourn the passing of Daniel Israel Kalikiano Lewis, who died on Monday, January 9th, 2023, in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas at the age of 20. A man of many names, he was affectionately known by those who …


Christopher Charles Keller

Born to Gerald & Donna Keller. Chris grew up in Fernley, NV and later made Fallon his home. He found his passion in ranching, hunting and his most favorite pastime was bull riding. Chris was a proud member of the …


Patricia Joan Rose

Patricia (Patti) Joan Rose, 87, passed away peacefully in her home on January 5, 2023, closely following her husband of 69 years. Patti was born in Boston, Massachusetts on June 21, 1935, and adopted as an infant by Harold F. …


Alice Carol (Ventura) McGreal

Alice McGreal, 91, passed away peacefully. Born in Visalia, CA to Antonio G. Ventura and Joaquina Soares Ventura, she was the second eldest of six children. Alice grew up in Visalia and Aromas, CA. and graduated from Watsonville High in …


Gordon Jay Southfield

Gordon Jay Southfield passed away on January 1, 2023, with the love of his life, and wife of 33 years, Ella Jean by his side. Born to Henrietta and John Southfield of Artesia, California, on April 14, 1946, Gordon was …


Kathleen Ann Lewy

On Thursday December 22, 2022, Kathleen Ann McMullin Lewy, loving wife and mother of two children, passed away at the age of 72. Kathey was born on July 27, 1950 in Oakland, California to Eugene and Mary McMullin. On August …


Arvin Peter Huck

Arvin Huck, transferred to heaven, while shoveling snow on New Year’s Eve Day. Arvin was 59 years young and was born number 7 out of 13 kids, to Louie and Rose Huck of Ballantine, Montana. He and his “womb-mate,” Ron, …


Avriel Louise Price

Avriel was a bright light in the lives of many. She was a daughter, sister, fiancé, friend granddaughter, and above all a mother. Taken too soon, our beautiful Avriel passed away unexpectedly on December 28, 2022. She was born in …


Weldon James Lary

Weldon James Lary passed away on December 23, 2022 at the age of 87. He was born on May 3, 1935 to George and Opal Lary on their farm in Arnett, Texas. He spent his time on the farm milking …


Elizabeth Irma Schulz White

A funeral Mass for Elizabeth “Betty” Irma Schulz White, 94, a native of Carson City, will be held at 9:00 a.m. on January 11, 2023 at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church. Betty passed away peacefully on December 21, 2022 …


Doris Jean Metters (Byrd)

Doris Jean Metters (Byrd) of Gardnerville, NV, passed away peacefully on December 8th surrounded by loved ones. Beloved wife of the late Donald Metters, she is survived by daughters Teresa, Kathleen, Elizabeth, son Leslie, stepson Duane, eight grandchildren, and one …


Jacques Riggs Wyle

Our Dad Jack went to Heaven on December 13, 2022 to join his loving wife Mary. Jack was an only child born to Jacques and Catherine Wyle in Los Angeles, Ca. He grew up in California and met his future …


Robert Lee Larson

Robert (Bob) Lee Larson 85, of Dayton, Nevada passed away peacefully from complications of cancer on Friday, December 23rd, 2022. He was born to now-deceased parents Leonard Gerhardt Larson and Agnes Ellenora Schjodt from Arlington, South Dakota. Bob graduated from …


Dorothy May Uebele

Dorothy Uebele, 92, of Gardnerville, passed away December 26, 2022. Dorothy was born in Stockton, California and held a bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley as well as a master’s degree in Library Science from UCLA. Dorothy was Director of the …


Mary Louise (May) Bartlett

Mary Louise Bartlett was born on November 8, 1923. Her parents were Jim Tom and Mary May from Morgan County, Kentucky. Blessed with a wonderful family, they endured the depression and the effect it had on all. She met Ben …


Thomas Lee Sherwood

Thomas Lee Sherwood 83, of Carson City, Nevada passed away peacefully at home on December 12, 2022. He was born to now deceased parents, Elbert Owen Sherwood and Ruth Evelyn Jones February 9, 1939 in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He served as …


Edward Wayne Bittleston Jr.

A kind and gentle soul. After a lengthy illness, Ed passed away surrounded by family on December 11, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. He is preceded in death by his father, Edward Wayne Bittleston Sr., paternal grandparents, Wayne and Mae …


Maurice Reichelt

Maurice Reichelt, 54, of Carson City, passed away on December 24, 2022. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965.


Colton Gray

Colton Gray, 54, of Carson City, passed away on December 20, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley. 775-882-4965


Raina J. Valdez

Raina J. Valdez, 61, died December 19, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Donald Robert Rose

Donald Robert Rose, 90, passed away peacefully, at home on December 9, 2022 from a known heart condition. Donald was welcomed into the home of Edwin and Doris Knickerbacker Rose on November 3, 1932 in Oakland California. In a few …


Thomas A Becker

Thomas A. Becker of Gardnerville, NV, passed away peacefully at the age of 87 on December 16th with his wife, Arlene, of 64 years by his side. Tom was born in Pittsburgh, PA to Andrew and Catherine Becker. Tom and …


Karen Wondka-LeFever

Karen Wondka-LeFever passed away peacefully surrounded by love on December 20, 2022, after losing a long battle with Scleroderma. She was 61 years young. Karen was born on April 30, 1961, in Sacramento, CA and spent her childhood in the …


Julie Ann Kawchack Kirkland Chitwood

Julie Ann Kawchack Kirkland Chitwood passed away on December 17th, 2022. She was born in Craig, CO on November 9, 1956. Preceded in death by her parents Steve and Edith Kawchack, brothers Eddy Steven Kawchack and Bradley Mark Kawchack. Julie …


Roxanne Lee Hayes (Weeks)

Roxanne Lee Hayes (Weeks) passed away in her home on December 14, 2022. She was 65 years old. Roxanne is survived by her parents, Mike Weeks and step mother Pam Weeks, Gail Stewart, her younger siblings, Rosalyn Jacobsen Brother in …


Belmont Mervyn Reid

Belmont was born in San Jose, CA, to Charles Belmont and Mary Irene (Kilfoyl) Reid. He grew up in the Willow Glen area, graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1945 and immediately enlisted in the Navy, serving a year …


JoAnn Elston

JoAnn Elston passed away December 10, 2022, at the age of 88 from pancreatic cancer. In August, she was given the news that she had a short time to live, and she took this coura- geously. Until the very end …


Barbara Lea keating

Barbara “Barb” Lea Keating, 59, of Dayton, NV, passed away on December 9th, 2022. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Fitzhenry’s Funeral Home.


Charles Edward Bowman

Charles Edward “Chuck” Bowman was born on March 8, 1938, in Williams, Arizona and passed away on December 4, 2022, in Gardnerville, Nevada. He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Bowman, and mother, Rebecca Aleen “Betty” Mott Bowman. …


Camilla Jovicich

On November 22, 2022, Camilla Knox Jovicich passed away at the age of 83. Camilla was born and raised in Wichita Falls, Texas, the only daughter of Dr. Roland Knox and Catherine George Knox and the first of 15 first …


Louis Gomes

Louis Gomes, 98, passed away at home with family by his side on December 9, 2022. Born February 8, 1924, in Fallon, Nevada to Constantino and Maria Gomes. He lived in Fallon until the age of seven, when they moved …


Rita Annette Horn

Rita Annette Horn, 80, passed away peacefully at her Carson City home Nov. 29, 2022, after losing a battle with heart disease. At her side was her husband of nearly 55 years, Charles W. “Chuck” Horn, Jr. She is survived …


Gerald Stephen Bilyeu

Gerald Stephen “Steve” Bilyeu of Carson City passed away peacefully at his home on December 4, 2022 after a valiant fight with cancer. Steve was born February 12, 1945 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Casper “Cap” W. and Grace Hogan Bilyeu. …


Charles R Wolle

The Honorable Charles R. Wolle, 87, left this world to join his Creator on the afternoon of December 6, 2022, at Covenant Village outside of Denver, CO. His loving wife of 61 years, Kerstin, was by his side, along with …


Debbie Ligon

Debbie Ligon of Carson City, passed away November 7th from recently diagnosed stage 4 liver cancer. Born Debra Gayle Wagner on 2/10/56 in Burbank, California. She passed with her loving husband, Robert (Bob) Ligon of 37+ years at her side. …


Paul Thomas Enders

Paul Thomas Enders of Carson City, NV passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2022, at the age of 75. The world has lost a great brother, husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Paul was born in Casper, Wyoming on August 29, …


Yoshiko Oswald

Long-time Zephyr Cove resident, Yoshiko Oswald, passed away Sunday, Nov 6 at the home of her son, Robert Fox, in Henderson, Nevada. Mrs. Oswald, widow of former Douglas County Commissioner and businessman, Robert Oswald, was known to many simply as …


Cappy Gilbert

Cappy Charles Gilbert “The Man, The Myth, The Legend” To know Cappy Gilbert, was to love Cappy Gilbert. Cappy was warm, tenderhearted, with such a kind demeanor and an infectious personality that it made you kinder to the people around …


George F Goodspeed Jr.

Only about an hour after reaching out to give his beloved grandsons a final fist bump, George F. Goodspeed Jr. peacefully took his final breath at 8:00 pm, December 1, 2022. Surrounded by his daughters, he held his wife’s hand …


Wanda Lee Martin

Wanda Lee Martin, 71, went home to be with the lord after a lengthy battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis on November 23, 2022. Wanda was born on March 28th 1951 in Portland Oregon and had been a Carson City resident since …


Paul Thomas Enders

Paul Thomas Enders of Carson City, NV passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2022, at the age of 75. The world has lost a great brother, husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Paul was born in Casper, Wyoming on August 29, …


Donald 'Whitey' Woods

Whitey passed in the Northern Nevada Veterans Home of complications due to Parkinson’s disease. Whitey was a long time member of Sertoma and was also well known for his involvement in youth sports, always volunteering to coach, umpire or referee. …


Dorothy M. Saunders

Dorothy M. Saunders, 93, died December 1, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Steve A. Perkins

Steve A. Perkins, 61 died November 28, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Paul Thomas Enders

Paul Thomas Enders, 75, of Carson City Nevada, passed away on November 24, 2022, and is in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations (775) 888-6800.


Victor D. Hess

Victor D. Hess, 58, died November 30, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Brad Edward Bonkowksi

Remembering a Family Man, Adventure Seeker, Business Man and Community Champion “To die will be an awfully big adventure.” (Peter Pan) And so begins an obituary for a human whose true value will only be known by those who knew …


Alan Earl Phillips

Alan Earl Phillips died in Gardnerville, Nevada, on October 9, 2022, at the age of 83. After a hard-fought battle against cancer, he passed peacefully in his home surrounded by his family. He was a loving brother, father, grandfather, and …


Dorothy Hessig Todd

A celebration of life is scheduled for December 10, 2022, from 11am-2pm at the Dayton Community Center (Old High School Building) located at 170 Pike Street, Dayton, Nevada.


Douglas R. Rice

Douglas R. Rice, 73, died November 24, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Sherry K. Porter

Sherry K. Porter, 76, died November 28, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Elinor Erickson

Elinor Erickson, a longtime resident of Reno, peacefully passed away on 9-30-22. She was born in Gardnerville to John A. Jensen, Jr. and Minnie Springmeyer Jensen; and had 3 siblings who predeceased her: Margaret Williams (Sparks); Jack Jensen (Reno) and …


Jerry J Chubb

Jerry passed away in his wife’s arms after a strong fight for six years dealing with many health issues. Jerry was born in Raton, New Mexico to Jack and Bee Chubb, (deceased). He moved with his Mother to Missouri during …


Roland Dexter Westergard

Roland Dexter Westergard was welcomed to Heaven on October 23, 2022, after a life well-lived. Born to Danish immigrants Hans and Maren Westergard on April 6, 1934, he grew up on the family ranch in Lovelock, Nevada, as the youngest …


Janet Lima

Janet Lima, age 77, of Flemingsburg, Kentucky, formerly of Fallon, Nevada died Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at Harrison memorial Hospital in Cynthiana, Kentucky. Born in Yerington, Nevada January 3, 1945, to the late Sterling and Harriett Lima. She was also …


Vivian Campbell Mullins

A one-of-a-kind woman who will be dearly missed by family and friends


Ray Arnold Dummar

Ray Arnold Dummar, 81, of Gabbs, Nevada, passed away on the 26th of November, 2022, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Ray was born on the 20th of October 1941 in Fallon, Nevada. After he graduated from Fallon High School …


Linda Jackson

On Thursday, November 24, 2022, Linda Jackson, loving sister, mother, and grandmother passed away at age 71. Linda was born March 16, 1951 in Madera, CA to G.W. Roy Cowen and Virginia Wood. She raised Travis “T.J.”and Terrina Howard (McGowan). …


LeRoy Pedro

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a wonderful man, our dad, a grandpa, a great grandpa and a friend to so many. LeRoy Pedro passed away peacefully on the morning of November 21, 2022. Most …


Gary Charles Cordes

Gary Charles Cordes, 61, passed away on November 14, 2022 surrounded by family. Gary was born on April 11, 1961 in Boise, Idaho. Gary graduated from Borah High School in 1979 as a football state champion. He graduated from Boise …


Gregory J Hayes M.D, M.P.H

Gregory J. Hayes, M.D., M.P.H., who advocated for the establishment of the UNR School of Public Health and directed it during its inaugural year, passed away at Carson Tahoe Hospital after a short illness on November 21, 2022, two weeks …


John M. Watson

ohn (Jack) M. Watson, lifelong civic leader, passed off his torch of light on November 4, 2022, at the age of 89, to those who will carry on his heartfelt duty to community and philanthropy. Jack was born to John …


Carole Eve (Salas) Hoyt

Carole Eve Hoyt, age 71, passed away at Oroville Hospital on Nov 8, 2022, after a short illness. Carole will be missed for her sense of humor and love for the outdoors. She enjoyed reading, gardening, and spending time with …


E Fletcher Ingals II

E Fletcher Ingals II, 99, of Carson City, passed away on November 17, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley 775-882-4965.


Jack L Clifton

Jack L. Clifton, 56, died November 19, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Heather Ann Lawrence

Heather Ann Lawrence, 36, Passed away on November 7, 2022 in Carson City. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley.


SaReta J McCulloch

SaReta J. McCulloch, 69, died November 20, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Stephen Guy Yeater

Stephen Guy Yeater, of Dayton Nevada, has passed away at the age of 61. Steve was born September 12, 1961, to Evelyn Christner in Weirton, West Virginia. Steve would later leave Weirton to serve 20 years in the Unites States …


Kay Lynn Marble

Kay Lynn Marble passed away on November 14, 2022, at Carson Tahoe Medical Center. Kay Lynn was born on February 13, 1959, in Salt Lake City, daughter of Donald Hesselman and Francis Shultz. Kay Lynn married Jere Dale Marble on …


William Francis Guthrie

William (Bill) Francis Guthrie entered the gates of Heaven on November 05, 2022; after a valiant 2-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Bill was born on April 18, 1946, in St Joseph, Missouri to Cleva and Orvil Guthrie. Bill attended a …


Robert W. Claussen

Robert W. Claussen, 79, died November 16, 2022, in Gardnerville, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Jacqueline Morrison

Jacqueline Morrison, 73, died November 11, 2022, in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Hildegard Albrecht

Hildegard Albrecht, 95, died November 11, 2022, in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Nancy A. Hettrick

Nancy A. Hettrick, 83, died November 14, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766’


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