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Bill Hancpol (1)

February 11, 2016 — 

Bill Hancpol,57, passed away February 7, 2016 in Carson City, NV. He was born October 14, 1958 in West Covina, CA to William and Bobette Hancpol. Bill, along with his …

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Obituary: Dave Coleman (2)

February 10, 2016 — 

Dave Coleman passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack at the age of 68 on Feb. 3, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ellie, four children, …

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Obituary: Steve Robinson (3)

February 10, 2016 — 

A former Tahoe resident, Steve Robinson, passed away suddenly, but with a smile on his face, on Jan. 13, 2016, in his home in Laughlin, Nevada. He was 63.Born on …

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Obituary: Marjorie Springmeyer (4)

February 9, 2016 — 

Marjorie Springmeyer, conservationist, philanthropist and outspoken advocate, passed away at her home in Minden, Nevada, surrounded by family and friends Thursday, Jan. 28. She was 93. Marjorie was born July …

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Obituary: Terry Ann McCollum, Jan. 12, 1950 - Jan. 15, 2016 (5)

February 3, 2016 — 

Terry Ann McCollum, longtime resident of South Lake Tahoe California, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 15, at Renown Hospital in Reno, Nevada, with her family at her side. She was …

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Obituary: Eddie Kalin Petrig, Apr 13, 1955 - Jan. 24, 2016 (6)

February 1, 2016 — 

Eddie passed away peacefully at Renown Reno Hospital on Jan. 24, 2016 at the age of 60 surrounded by loving family.He was born to Ed and Greta Petrig on April …

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Obituary: Malcolm C. Pribyl (7)

January 28, 2016 — 

Malcolm C. Pribyl passed away at the age of 69 on Jan. 19, 2016. Malcolm graduated from Tracy High School and U.C. Davis. Following completion of his military service, Malcolm …

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Obituary: Plympton Grover “Rick” Hydrick, 1928 - 2016 (8)

January 27, 2016 — 

Plympton Grover “Rick” Hydrick passed peacefully in San Diego, California, on Jan. 18, 2016. He was born in Houston, Texas, on Nov. 20, 1928. The fourth of eight children, he …

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Jose J. Yglesias (9)

January 27, 2016 — 

Aug. 8, 1929 - Jan. 15, 2016Jose Yglesias of Minden, Nevada passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, January 15, 2016. He was born and raised in Washington, D.C., …

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Obituary: Edythe Johnson Cantin (10)

January 25, 2016 — 

Edythe Johnson Cantin, 92, died peacefully on Jan. 13, 2016. Edythe, the beloved wife of 55 years to the late Lucian C. Cantin, is the author of “God’s Legacy of …

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Obituary: Bruce Morrell Cook, Sept. 23, 1933 - Jan.1, 2016 (11)

January 25, 2016 — 

Bruce was born Sept. 23, 1933 in Sioux City, Iowa, to parents Clarence and Mabel Cook. He was the fifth child born to Clarence and Mabel. The other siblings are …

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Obituary: Kenneth Ray Smith, Aug. 25, 1938 - Jan.16, 2016 (12)

January 25, 2016 — 

Kenneth Ray Smith of South Lake Tahoe left this world peacefully Jan. 16, 2016 surrounded by his children.Kenny was born Aug. 25, 1938. He was born in Hamlin, Texas. He …

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Obituary: Harry Ogilvie ‘Butch’ Austin (13)

January 20, 2016 — 

Harry Ogilvie Austin, 68, better known as Butch Austin, died Jan. 9, 2016, in Mobile, Alabama.Butch was born in Mobile on Aug. 12, 1947, to Harry Ogilvie “Pete” Austin and …

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Obituary: Fred Wrenn (14)

January 20, 2016 — 

Fred Wrenn, “Big Freddy,” was born in Rockville Centre and Grew up in Malverne, Long Island, New York. He graduated from Valley Stream Central High in 1972 where he played …

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Obituary: Sheila Charlene Middlebrook, 1950 -2015 (16)

January 15, 2016 — 

On Wednesday morning, Dec. 23, 2015, my wife and best friend, Charlene Middlebrook, lost her long and courageous battle with cancer. As with everything she did, Charlene handled the cancer …

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Georgette Twain Sieff “Queen of the Banjo” (17)

January 8, 2016 — 

June 10, 1925 -- January 4, 2016Georgette Twain Sieff passed away in Reno, Nevada on January 4, 2016 at the age of 90 with her daughter at her side. Georgette …

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Obituary: Stein Eriksen, Dec. 11, 1927 - Dec. 27, 2015 (18)

January 5, 2016 — 

One of the most recognized names in the ski world, legendary Alpine skier Stein Eriksen passed away peacefully at his home in Park City, Utah, on Dec. 27, 2015, at …

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Obituary: John FIlas (19)

January 5, 2016 — 

Longtime Lake Tahoe resident, John Filas, departed this life on July 20, 2015, at the distinguished age of 93. One of seven children, John was born John Jacob Filas in …

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Obituary: M. Kaye Graves (20)

January 5, 2016 — 

M. Kaye Graves, beloved wife of John Graves, passed away peacefully at home in Lincoln City, Oregon, on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015 with her husband of 41 years by her …

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