Obituaries

Perry Emmett Jones

Perry Emmett Jones, Sr. (68) joined the Lord Jesus in heaven on August 29, 2022. He passed on unexpectedly, at home, in Gardnerville, Nevada due to apparent natural causes. Perry was born May, 26, 1954 in northern California and resided …


Franklin M Holzhauer

Franklin M. Holzhauer died peacefully surrounded by family Friday, September 9, following complications from surgery. He was born to Michael and Loretta Holzhauer in Milwaukee, Wis., March 4, 1933, and named Franklin in honor of Franklin D. Roosevelt who was …


Jessica Landes Jensen

Jessica Landes Jensen, age 75, peacefully passed away on August 27, 2022 at her home. Jessica Landes was born on April 11, 1947, inManhattan, New York. Jessica lived her best life always surrounded by by family and friends. She was …


Bunneta Johnson Roper

Bunnetta (Bunny) Johnson Roper, 62, long time Carson City resident, passed away Friday, September 9th peacefully with her only family members her husband Kenneth Roper and her son Lawrence Alvin Johnson in Quartzite, Arizona. She was diagnosed in late August …


Marielle Cecelia Moore

Sadly, we lost a beloved family member and friend on February 14, 2022. Marielle passed away at home at the age of 57. She is loved and deeply missed by her many family members and friends. Born in New Brunswick, …


Franklin H Rothauser

Franklin H. Rothauser, 78, died September 6, 2022 in Wellington, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Nicolas Stabile

Nicolas Stabile, 84, died September 6, 2022 in Gardnerville, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Richard Towner

Rick was born in Spokane, Washington 75 years ago. He passed away peacefully at home on August 5th after living valiantly with cancer for the past ten years. Rick and his wife, Virg, moved to Northern Nevada in 1996 and …


Paul Hardy

Paul Hardy of Minden Nevada, passed away on August 13, 2022, one week after celebrating his 90th birthday with his family. Paul was born on August 6, 1932 in Butte Montana to his parents Stanley and Lorna Hardy. The family …


Chris Glenn Beattie

Chris Glenn Beattie was born on May 17, 1960 in Redwood City, California to Arville Glenn (Bud) and Joan DeMar Beattie. He passed away unexpectedly on July 26, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Chris was preceded in death by his …


Jack Pomeroy

MSgt Jack Pomeroy of Wellington Nevada died on Saturday September 3, 2022, surrounded in love by his family, he was 66 years old. Jack was born on February 14, 1956, in Barstow, Ca. to Melvin Wayne and Evelyn Lovida Pomeroy. …


Harold Joe Nolte

Harold Joe Nolte, 66 of Carson City, passed away on September 4, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Fredrick Martin Wolin

Fredrick Martin Wolin passed away on August 30, 2022, age 78. He is survived by his wife Peggy Frick, three sons, 8 Grandchildren and one Great-Grandson. Fred was active with Carson Valley Sertoma, Footprinters and CERT. Being an avid birder, …


Darleen R. Peterson

Darleen R. Peterson, age 91, passed away peacefully on Thursday September 1, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was born October 10, 1930, to Jessie May Schmitt and William Harlan Schmitt in Anaheim, CA. Darleen was a devoted Great-Grandmother, Grandmother, …


Jeanette Louise Weber Puryear

Jeanette Puryear (aka Mom, Grandma, GG, Nett and Aunt Nett) passed away peacefully, with her loving family by her side, on August 28, 2022. She was born on January 20, 1929 in Ely, Nevada to Marguerite Jeanne Espagna and John …


Edna Van Leuven

Edna Van Leuven passed away peacefully at home on the evening of August 23, 2022 with her devoted son, Douglas by her side. She was born June 20, 1924 to Edna Stokes Hoffman and Ambrose Bernside Hoffman in Philadelphia, PA. …


Eric Colter Lepera

In memory of my son Eric Colter LePera 5-18-1979 to 9-6-2001 Gone to soon. Love you and miss you. Dad


J. James Eidel

J. James Eidel was born in Poughkeepsie, New York on July 3, 1936, passing away in Carson City, Nevada on August 26, 2022. He is survived by his wife Alicia, children Marc and Eve as well as six grandchildren. He …


Linda Dick

Linda Dick, age 78, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 19, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was born to Clifford and Margie Ransom on May 5, 1944 in Los Angeles, Ca. Linda was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great …


Clayton Dean Johnson Sr.

Clayton Dean Johnson, Sr. passed away at home on August 9, 2022, surrounded by his family. Clay was born January 6, 1938, in Westwood, California to Mildred and Edwin Johnson. In 1946 his mother moved to Gardnerville along with Clay …


Bonnie Gail (Hookanson) Rieckhoff

Bonnie, 83, passed on the 21st of August. She died peacefully in her sleep, with her husband and family at her side. Bonnie had been beating back cancer for a couple years and died of complicating conditions from an immune …


George Ward

George Ward, 68, of Fallon, Nevada, passed away on August 20th, 2022, in Fallon, Nevada. He was born on August 30th, 1953, to Reginald Ward and Mary Ward in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and moved to Montana as a child. George …


Gerald Bernard Swan

We’re sad to say goodbye to our fearless leader of the ‘Not Me Gang’. Jerry was a SF native, caddy & avid golfer. Joined USAF out of high school. UNR Graduate, a class of 18 graduating Electrical engineers. Masters at …


Sharon Viola (Leyke) Wetzlaff

Sharon Viola (Leyke) Wentzlaff, passed away on August 28, 2022, in Carson City Nevada. She was born at the St. Cloud Hospital, in St. Cloud, MN, on December 30, 1942, to Leona (Grovender) Leyk and August Leyk. They were small …


Gregory D Day

Gregory D. Day, 74, died August 27, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Walter Barry Pelcher

Walter Barry Pelcher, 86 of Gardnerville, passed away on August 2, 2022, arrangements were in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800


Linda Dick

Linda Dick, age 78, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 19, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was born to Clifford and Margie Ransom on May 5, 1944 in Los Angeles, Ca. Linda was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great …


Connal Berry

Connal Berry, 69 of Dayton, passed away on August 21, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Bill Cook

On Monday, August 22, 2022, Bill Cook, caring husband and father of three children passed away at age 66. Bill was born William Arthur Cook, Jr. on July 4, 1956 in Weed, CA to Bill Cook, Sr. and Christine Cook. …


William A. Kirschner

William A. Kirschner, 85 of Stateline, passed away on August 22, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Walden D. Townsend

Walden D. Townsend, 86 of Carson City, passed away on August 24, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Otis A. Hicks Jr.

Otis A. Hicks Jr. of Carson City, passed away on August 22, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775 888-6800


Kenneth L. West

Kenneth L. West, 78, passed away in Gardnerville, NV on August 2nd, 2022. Ken was born on February 12, 1944, in Bowman, ND to Ted and Mary West where he grew up with his eight siblings getting in a lot …


Winnford Herbert Teeter

Winnford Herbert Teeter passed away peacefully Wednesday August 17, 2022 in Reno Nevada. He is survived by his wife Teri, three sons, Jarrod, Jonathan, and Jeremiah and his five grandchildren. Winn served our country in the Navy for eleven years, …


John Greene

John Greene, 71, of Carson City, passed away on August 17, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton's Chapel of the Valley.


Winn Teeter

Winn Teeter, 68, died August 17, 2022, in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Margaret Alice Reimann

Margaret Alice Reimann, 90 of Carson City passed away on August 20, 2022, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Velma Jean Dickerson

Velma Jean Dickerson, age 89, passed away peacefully on August 15, 2022, in Reno, Nevada, two days before her 90th birthday. Velma was born to Roy and Opal May in Oklahoma on August 17, 1932. She was preceded in death …


Kathleen Margaret Bennett

Kathleen Margaret Bennett passed away peacefully on August 4, 2022, in Reno, Nevada. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and dear friend to so many in the greater Reno-Carson-Silver Springs communities. Her service to the community was extensive, …


Shane Michael Murphy

Shane Murphy peacefully left this earth of natural causes to join his Father in heaven on August 15, 2022. Shane was a loyal and loving son, brother, grandson, uncle, and friend. It was impossible for Shane to meet a stranger …


John Henry Garvin

John Henry Garvin passed away suddenly on May 30, 2022 at the age of 87. John was born in Atlanta, Georgia on October 1, 1934 to Raymond Garvin and Ruth McKinney Garvin. He joined the Navy after graduating from high …


Adam Y Nelson

Adam Y. Nelson, 58, died August 2, 2022 in Dayton, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Stanford T Crapo

Stanford T. Crapo, 93, died July 28, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Helen M Moreno

Helen M. Moreno, 85, died August 15, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Marjory J Belford

Marjory J. Belford, 89, died August 11, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Helen Margaret Maguire Dakin

Helen “Kitty” Margaret Maguire Dakin, 78, the widower of Kenneth Dakin, departed this life, Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at her daughters residence in South Carolina surrounded by her family and a beloved caregiver. Mrs. Dakin was born the daughter of …


Terry Lee Chance

Terry Lee Chance, 75 of Dayton, NV passed away on August 13, 2022. Terry is preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Chance, his mother, Anna Mae Goodge, and his sister Vicky Hendrix. Terry is survived by his sons, …


Juanita Jean Leach

Juanita Jean Leach, 51, of Dayton passed away on August 13th. Arrangements are in the trust care of Fitzhenry’s Funeral Home.”


Glenda Gayl Bendickson

Glenda Gayl Bendickson passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on August 10, 2022. Glenda was born on September 10, 1935, in Brumley, Missouri. She married Kenneth Bendickson on November 23, 1960. Ken and Glenda spent most of …


Matthew J Miller

Matthew J. Miller, went to be with the Lord on the evening of August, 8th 2022 at the age of 49 years old. Matt was born in Yerington, Nevada on February 12, 1973. He moved to Gardnerville around the age …


Shane Murphy

Shane Murphy, 34, died August 15, 2022 in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800.


Ralph Erwin Eissmann

IN MEMORIAM... Three years ago on August 16, 2019, my dad, Ralph E. Eissmann, passed away peacefully at his home in Gardnerville. He was 94 years old. Dad was an accomplished architect and long-time Nevada resident who designed many buildings …


JoEtta Deloise Brown

JoEtta Deloise Brown (maiden name – Britton) died peacefully on August 13, 2022, following complications of a stroke. JoEtta was a long-time resident of the Gardnerville/Minden area where she and her predeceased husband, James Brown, retired in 2001. JoEtta was …


Joan M. Smith

Born July 26,1941 was welcomed into heaven on August 3, 2022 by her Heavenly Father. She is survived by her 2 children, Sharmy Gaboriault and Chaz Roe. 7 grandchildren and many great grands. Her never ending love will always be …


Steve Manzano Martinez

The Fire Fighter’s Prayer: “When I am called to duty, God, wherever flames may rage, give me strength to save a life, whatever be its age...”. On July 24, 2022, Steve Manzano Martinez (61) passed away at his home, surrounded …


Donald A Chamberlain

In Memory of Donald A. Chamberlain Don (Rocky) passed on January 19th, 2022 after an extended hospital stay. He was born in Richmond, Ca. on August 23, 1951 to parents Ken and Zelda Chamberlain. He was 4 yrs. old when …


Donna Rae Nelson Jensen

Donna Rae Nelson Jensen passed away on July 28, 2022, at age 90 from multiple causes secondary to advanced age. She was born December 21, 1931, in Salt Lake City, Utah to Charles Austin Nelson and Leola Christensen. She was …


Wendy Anne Bishop

Wendy-Anne Bishop, 59, former resident of Carson City, Nevada, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2022 in Pocatello, Idaho. A full obituary and service information can be viewed at www.hawkerfuneralhome.com.


Geraldine Stern

Geraldine Stern (Gerry), age 79, died suddenly on August 1 while traveling. Gerry had been a resident of Gardnerville, Nevada since 2013. Gerry was born December 30, 1942 in Noblesville, Indiana to John and Martha Stern. She attended local Noblesville …


Roberta Graham

Roberta Graham (Aunt Berta) was a wonderful, sister, aunt and friend to so many. She was born September 10th, 1959 in Lovelock, Nevada and passed away suddenly on August 7th, 2022. She helped so many people in her life, she …


Michael Monroe Carty

Michael Monroe Carty of Gardnerville, Nevada passed away July 9, 2022 at the age of 72 years. He was born September 12, 1949 in Smoky Hill Air Force Base. Salina, Kansas, the son of Lafayette and Dorothy (Calvert) Carty. Mike …


John Timothy Kane

John Timothy Kane, 68, passed away on July 17, 2022. John grew up in El Paso, TX. Later, moving to Carson City, NV. He worked in local casinos for many years and was a substitute teacher for the Carson City …


John (Jack) Francis Sullivan Jr.

John (Jack) Francis Sullivan Jr. passed away peacefully at the age of 84. Jack was born in San Mateo, CA, attended school in Palo Alto, CA and then proudly served in the United States Marine Corp. Jack married his wife, …


Barbara Jeanne Hancock

Barbara Jeanne Poe was born in Los Angeles, CA, one year after her family moved from Illinois. As a young girl she grew up in a loving family with her parents and three older brothers, and like others of her …


Rex T. Baggett

Rex T. Baggett, MD passed away in his home on July 20, 2022, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Oklahoma City on August 4, 1937, to Ester and Everett Baggett. He attended local schools then attended the University …


Harriett Jo Daugherty

JoJo Daugherty, long time resident of Alpine County, passed away on July 29th, 2022. Harriett Jo Daugherty was born May 14, 1944, in Sacramento, Ca. She grew up in El Cerrito, CA, graduating from El Cerrito High school. She attended …


Gordon C Allen

Gordon Allen passed away on June 30, 2022 at the age of 97 following a brief illness. He was the only child of Gordon Alonzo and Minnie Allen, born on their home ranch in Lucerne Valley, California. His father died …


Elmer Daniel Hellwinkel

Elmer Daniel Hellwinkel passed away peacefully among family on July 29, 2022 in Fallon, Nevada at the age of 92. Elmer was born May 17, 1930 to John and Augusta (Dieckhoff) Hellwinkel in Gardnerville Nevada, the youngest of nine children. …


David Bruce Richardson

David Bruce Richardson, Sr. died June 26, 2022. Preceded by his wife of 36 years, Jimmy Lou Richardson and his son, David Bruce Richardson, Jr. David is survived by his daughter, Christina Caspary, 6 grandchildren, his sisters Brenda Richardson and …


Stanley Bukowy

Stanley Bukowy, 87, of Carson City, passed away on July 27, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of The Valley.


Carolyn Knutson

Carolyn Knutson, 90, of Carson City, passed away on July 28, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of The Valley.


Chris G. Beattie

Chris G. Beattie, 62, died July 26, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Maria Natividad De Las Nieves Vega Castilo

Maria Natividad De Las Nieves Vega Castilo, 96 of Mound House, passed away on July 27, 2022. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800


Debra J. Wentworth

Debra J. Wentworth, 66, died July 14, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Helen M. Townsend

Helen M. Townsend, 97, died July 24, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882 1766


Thomas C. Rouch

Thomas C. Rouch, 72, died July 22, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882 1766


Harry A. Chalekian

Harry Chalekian, age 91, of Carson City passed away at home after a long and honorable life well lived. Born to Gulbank and Armenuhe Chalekian, Harry joined the ROTC and became a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Signal Corps …


Jakob Ross Wingfield

young life taken too soon. Jakob Ross Wingfield of Dayton, Nevada passed on May 7, 2022 at the age of 24. Jake was born on March 26, 1998 in Carson City, Nevada. He lived in Carson with his parents and …


Charlotte Shannon

Charlotte Shannon passed away from natural causes on April 14, 2022. She was born in Richmond, California on May 30, 1932 to Lou Winifred Jones and Loyd Ray Jones. Charlotte was a child prodigy as she began playing piano by …


Samuel Kelly Ward

Samuel Kelly Ward passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on July 19, 2022 from the effects of Leukemia. Sam was born in Yakima, WA, to Shirley and Edine Ward and spent his youth with his brother, …


Rodney Ricks Sr.

Rodney Ricks Sr. unexpectedly passed away on July 9, 2022 at the age of 65. Rodney was born in Boise, ID to Raldo and Nadine Ricks on March 6, 1957. He grew up in Carson City, NV, graduating from Carson …


Lynn David Gammell

Lynn Davis Gammell passed away peacefully at the age of 85 on July 21, 2022 at his home in Carson City. He was born on April 27, 1937 to Creed Davis Gammell and Leola Robinson in Lehi, Utah. At a …


David William Noonan

“For hope is always born at the same time as love.” --Miguel Cervantes, Don Quixote David was born in Elgin, Illinois to Robert and Dorothy Noonan in 1948. Along with his brother Bob and sister Kathy, they enjoyed many happy …


Joan Elaine Miles

Joan Elaine Miles passed away on June 8, 2022, in Carson City, Nevada, just one week before her 81st birthday. Joan was born on June 15, 1941, in Carson City. She grew up on her family’s ranch, adjacent to the …


William Richard Dunham

Dick, my beloved husband of 15 years, died suddenly on July 18, 2022, in a tragic boating accident on Lake Tahoe. My loss is beyond words. Bereft. Alone. The depth of my sorrow is unmeasurable. Dick was the kindest, most …


Paul Tavish

Paul Tavish passed away at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose Calif., on June 29th, 2022. Paul was born in San Jose Hospital on January 4th,1956. He was the son of Mildred Santoro (nee Koltzan) and George Tavish. …


George Alexander Mross

George Alexander Mross was born on April 25, 1935 to Lucretia and George Mross in Youngstown, Ohio. George passed away peacefully on July 20, 2022 surrounded by family. Born to Romanian immigrants, George was the only one of three brothers …


Bruce Claiborne Cunningham

Bruce Claiborne Cunningham, 71, of Minden Nevada, passed away on July 14, 2022 and is in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations (775) 888-6800.


Donald J Amaral

Donald J. Amaral, 69, died July 20, 2022 in Genoa, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Jerry E Shook

Jerry E. Shook, 81, died July 14, 2022 in Dayton, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Kenneth A Sandstrom

Kenneth A. Sandstrom, 84, died July 16, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


John Seaver

John Seaver, 52, of Carson City, passed away on July 14, 2022. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel of the valley 775-882-4965


James L Phillips

James L. Phillips, 91, died July 11, 2022 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766


Ted Truman Goodson

Ted Truman Goodson, 81, passed away on July 1, 2022. Ted was born on November 20, 1940 in Ward, West Virginia, before moving to Washington State after his father was injured in the coal mines and retrained as a machinist …


Wiletta Osborne

Dear Reader....if you have ever had to compose an obituary for someone you dearly loved, you will understand how difficult it is to convey the essence of the person whom you are memorializing. It is even more difficult when the …


Emile Samuel Guerette

Emile Samuel Guerette (Frenchy) 82, a longtime resident of Fallon Nevada passed away at home on July 17, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. Frenchy was the husband of Carolann Cross Guerette who shared 57 years of marriage. Frenchy was …


Margaret Jean Berger Baxter

Margaret Jean (Berger) Baxter died peacefully in the early hours of June 29, 2022 at the age of 92. She was born at home to Harold and Olive (Dunn) Berger on May 15th, 1930 in Carson City, Nevada. Margaret grew …


Valerie Lynn Foster

Valerie Foster, beloved wife, mother and resident of Carson City passed away on June 27, 2022 at the age of 70. Valerie is survived by her husband John, son Jared, brother John Platnico, daughter-in-law Hilarie, and grandchildren Mason, Emerson and …


Andrew Russel Reaver

On Sunday June 19, 2022 Andrew Reaver passed away suddenly after a long illness. Born in Little Rock Arkansas to parents Col. Russel J. Reaver, Kathryn and sister Melissa. He is survived by his wife Tracy, son Charles and daughter …


Master Sergeant James Newton Jones

Master Sergeant James Newton Jones, USAF, age 83, loving father and grandfather and partner to his forever companion Mary, passed away in the early morning hours on July 15. James was born on October 20, 1938, in Martin County Indiana …


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