Von Atnip Campbell, age 53, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019 in Jackson, CA. Von was born in Los Angeles, CA on September 6, 1966, a son of the late Doris (Atnip) and Ronald Campbell.

Hazel Irene Jackson, age 72, of Jackson, CA, passed away Saturday September 28, 2019 at Mark Twain Medical Center in San Andreas, CA. Hazel was born in Montana on April 2, 1947, a daughter of Florence Marie (Pace) and the late Gene Malcolm Allen.

William (Billy) Mendes of Ione California passed away peacefully on December 8th, 2019 with his wife by his side, after a short battle with Cancer.  

James “Jim” Wayne Summers, age 65, of Pine Grove, CA, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2019 in Jackson. Jim was born in TX on October 18, 1954, a son of the late Wanda Jean (Smith) and James Lester Summers.

Marcia Jordan, 66, was born on April 2, 1953 to lifelong Amador County residents Rosemarie (Podesta) and William Giannini. She passed away Friday, November 29, 2019 in Sacramento following a brief illness.

Kenneth “Ken” Elmer Morrison, age 96, of Jackson, CA, passed away on Sunday, December 1, 2019 in Jackson. Ken was born in Inglewood, CA on September 27, 1923, a son of the late Lillian (Livingston) and Jay Elmer Morrison.

Mary Wetzel, age 97, passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 14, 2019.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, William Wetzel, Sr. and her only son William. She is survived by her two daughters, LaDonna (Young) and Kathleen (Wilson), as well as 9 grandchildren, 25 grea…

A resident of Amador County for nearly 50 years, Margaret (Marge) C. Silliman who spent the first days of her work life planning parties for families of soldiers returning from World War II, passed away Nov. 11 of natural causes—just days after celebrating her 92nd birthday with family and l…

Born April 3 1948 To Richard and Dolly Tilden. Michele was raised in Washington state by Richard and Millaine Tilden until she was in her teens. Michele then ventured back to the California Bay Area and graduated from Mt. Eden High School in Hayward CA in 1966.

Lucille Orval Wright, age 92, of Ione, CA, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019 in Sacramento. Lucille was born in Berkeley, CA on February 22, 1927, a daughter of the late Rose' Marie (Verbeck) and Lester Orvel Parker.

Mary Jane Mistron, age 77, of Jackson, CA, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 in Jackson surrounded by her loving family. Mary Jane was born in Ross, CA on July 21, 1942, a daughter of the late Margaret (Marilli) and Eugene Steele.

Ralph E. Wells, age 87, of Jackson, CA, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019, in Lodi, CA with his family by his side.  Ralph was born in Pasadena, CA on September 22, 1932, a son of the late Bryon E. Wells and Martha Waiva (Kemp) Wells.

Longtime resident, Jean Marion Bowling, of Plymouth, CA, passed away at the age of 89 on Monday, November 11, 2019.  She was born on April 4, 1930 in Amador County.

Donald Mark Strange, Sr., of Jackson, CA, passed away at the age of 83 on Wednesday, November 13, 2019.  He was born in Waldron, AR on November 4, 1936 to Joseph and Mattie (Smallwood) Strange.  Friends are invited to attend a visitation at 12:30 P.M. on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Daneri M…

Shirley Christina Sproul was born September 18, 1933 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, to Neil and Betsy McInnes. She passed away November 15, 2019, in her home surrounded by her loving family.

Steven “Steve” John Grundhauser, age 81, of Pine Grove, CA, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019, in Pine Grove. Steve was born in St Paul, MN on December 5, 1937, a son of the late Janet Ellen (Perlich) and Stephen Henry Grundhauser. 

Wilma Irene Buckie, of Ione, CA, was born in Iowa on August 15, 1925 and passed away at the age of 94 on Friday, November 15, 2019.  There will be no services.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.danerimortuary.com and signing the guest book.

Francis “Frank” Joseph Taphorn, long time resident of Pioneer, California, died on November 2, 2019 at the age of ninety-nine. Frank was born in Reno, Nevada on July 28, 1920, and was adopted in 1924 by Peter W. and Bertha Jane (Howard) Taphorn after his mother passed away. He grew up in Fal…

Dennis Wayne Heffington, age 67, of Elk Grove, CA, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019, in Sacramento.  Dennis was born the second child of seven to Norma Elaine (Darrow) and the late Lester William Heffington in Sacramento, CA on April 7, 1952.

Virginia Chapin passed away peacefully at her granddaughter’s home in Jackson California, September 06, 2019. Virginia was born in Tampa, Florida to Mattie and J. Russell Fiveash. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life at the Creekside Banquet Room (Mel’s) on November 16, 20…

Patricia Salmen, 78, passed away November 2, 2019 in Sutter Creek, CA with family by her side.  She was born September 10, 1941 in Emmet, ID to Marvin and Wanda (Ashburn) Butts.  Wanda divorced, moved her family to Sutter Creek, and married Stanley Williams.  Patricia attended school here th…

Bill Charamuga Peacefully entered into rest on 10/30/19. Born 07/09/29 to Bill and Ida Charamuga of Grand Island (Walnut Grove).

Jenine Amal Munir, age 35 of Burson, CA was born in Merced, CA

Chester Arthur LaVelle was born on August 4, 1919 and passed away at the age of 100 on September 29, 2019.  A family graveside will be held at Sunset View Cemetery in Jackson, CA at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, November 2, 2019.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.danerimortuar…

Born into a loving community in Napa, California on September 15, 2015 to parents Nicolette B. (Schmitz) and Austin B. Clymer, and nurtured in Sutter Creek, 4 year old Eva Breton Clymer passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019.

George Allen Woolfolk, lifetime resident of Fiddletown, passed away at his home, at the age of 88 on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.  He was born on December 18, 1930 in Plymouth, CA to the late Elsie S. (Hill) and Allen A. Woolfolk.

Daniel (Dan) Ward Fleming, 61, of Plymouth, CA, passed away suddenly, of a heart attack, on Monday, October 7, 2019.

Larry Lee Trantham, Jr., of Jackson, CA, passed away at the age of 47 on Sunday, October 6, 2019. He was born in San Jose, CA on November 7, 1971 to Nadine L. (Costa) and Larry Lee Trantham, Sr. and was the beloved husband of Jennifer L. (West) Trantham.

On October 14, 2019 long-time Amador County resident, Deborah Sue Hunt, passed away in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family at the age of 66.

Clyde Carroll Bonner, of Pioneer,  passed away peacefully surrounded by family on October 12, 2019 at the age of 83.   

With a family member holding his hand, Chet went peacefully to be with the Lord two months after his 100th birthday.

Nelleen Z. McGhan-Davis was born on September 5, 1924, at 5418 Willis St, Dallas, Texas. She lived a very full and a long life and passed on from us peacefully in her sleep on October 9, 2019.

Charles Forslund of Plymouth, aged 80, passed away on October 8th. Charles, known as Chuck, was born and raised in Oakland, California. After attending Oakland High School and California State University Hayward, Chuck served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War on the Bon Homme Richard a…

A Celebration of Life for Gale “Prom Queen” Fairbrother will be held at Giannini’s, 19845 State Highway 88, in Pine Grove on Sunday, Oct. 13th at 2 p.m. No host bar, lots of fun stories, memories and friends. Please plan on attending.

Jackie L. Maier passed quietly on September 25th, 2019 in Jackson Ca. after a long illness. She was 79. Born Jacqueline Lou Duncan in St. Helena, CA., Jackie was formally an executive assistant with Valley Mountain Regional Center until her retirement in 2005.

Hazel Irene Jackson, age 72, of Jackson, CA, passed away Saturday September 28, 2019 at Mark Twain Medical Center in San Andreas, CA. Hazel was born in Montana on April 2, 1947, a daughter of Florence Marie (Pace) and the late Gene Malcolm Allen.

Friday, September 27, 2019 Pastor John Leslie Bosch was laid in the back of a local ambulance, propped up, looking out the back, eyes locked with his wife Peggy, watching as she blew him a kiss for what would be the last time as the doors shut and life as the Bosch family knew it was left behind. 

Robert Eugene Souza, of Jackson, CA, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at the age of 86.  He was born in Reed Springs, MO on July 12, 1933 to the late Ova J. (Cranfill) and Peter P. McDowell. 

Marilyn (Mourning) Krause, a long-time resident of Mokelumne Hill, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at the age of 80 after a brave battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her family and loved ones and went on her way peacefully.  Sadly, Marilyn lost her husband Karl i…

Mary Ellen Upton, age 86, of Pioneer, CA, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at Sutter Amador Hospital, Jackson. Mary was born in Los Angeles, CA on February 19, 1933, a daughter of the late Emma Jane (Peters) and George T. Budd.  Private graveside services will be held at Amador Memo…

A graduate of Jackson High School, Jack then joined the Navy during the Korean War and after serving, returned to Amador County to raise his family. He worked for the Californian Youth Authority at Preston until retirement. He loved to fish and was an avid gardener. He is survived by his dau…

Mark Elroy Lawrence, local sergeant, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at the age of 62.  He was born in Sacramento, CA on October 20, 1956 to Lee and Marie (Meier) Lawrence, and was the beloved husband of Sheri Lawrence.

Virginia Dickson, of Pioneer, CA, passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the age of 91.  She was born in Portland, OR to the late Agnes (Foster) and George Oatfield on March 9, 1928.

Marlene Rose Wolin passed away peacefully on September 15, 2019 in Jackson, CA, attended with love and care by her family, staff and Hospice.