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Obituaries: Gist, Ringer

Ernest James Gist Sr. Ernest James Gist Sr. was born April 20, 1922 in Visalia, CA, he passed away on March 14, 2013. He was the fourth child born to Minnie and Frank Gist. When his father died in 1945 Minnie moved her and the children to Arcata. In early 1953 he met his soul


Robert Alexander Christie Robert Alexander Christie was born in Eureka on July 20, 1936 to Alexander and Wilma (Wagle) Christie. Bob passed away in Tillamook on Feb. 26, 2013 at the age of 76. Bob was raised in Fieldbrook, California in Humboldt County. After graduating from Arcata High in the class of 1954 he entered

OBITUARIES: Windes, Bugenig

Ron Windes ? – Feb. 11, 2013 “Windy,” also known as Ron and Road Dog, died unexpectedly on Feb. 11, 2013 in Genoa, Nev. at the age of 58. Her was a seasonal resident of McKinleyville, staying at the Yo Yo Farm of Michael Blue Eagle when in town. Ron was a proud Navy veteran


John Mello (Loving Dad) In loving memory of a beautiful soul who was lost on Sunday to tragedy. He was the most caring, wonderful Dad and ever-so-loving FUN Grandpa! To know him was knowing what true friendship, love and hard work really were about. His passion was cycling, hunting and camping, but most of all


Thomas Jefferson Wood Jr. Thomas Jefferson Wood Jr. passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 19, 2013 in Arcata, Calif. He was 65 years old. Tom was born May 10, 1947 in Chico, California. His family later moved to Humboldt County where he grew up and attended school, graduating from McKinleyville High School in 1966. Tom was

OBITUARIES: Markin, Hogan, Quinn

Robert Markin Robert Markin of Crescent City and McKinleyville, died Feb. 11, 2013. Born in Detroit, Michigan Feb. 20, 1931, to Metha Fleischer Markin and Morris Markin, it was in the state of Washington that he spent his childhood, first at the foot of Mount Rainier in the little town of Burnett, where he caught