Tag Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Jean Harriet Mortensen Doran, 1920-2018

Obituary: Jean Harriet Mortensen Doran, 1920-2018

As the seasons changed and summer turned to fall, Jean Harriet Mortensen Doran died Sept. 24, 2018 in McKinleyville, Calif. after leading a very long and full life. She was 98 years old, but forever young. Jean was born April 14, 1920 in Fairfield, Calif. Her father, Harry Mortensen, ran a grocery store in Fairfield

OBITUARY: Robert E. Shepherd

Robert E. Shepherd (Bud) of Redding, Calif. passed from us on May 25, 2018, at age 92, of long-term Parkinson. He leaves a wife of 66 years, Doris (Parker) Shepherd and three children, Michael of Dallas, Texas, Dorothy Sutton (John) of Redding; Victoria Shattuck (Jeff) also of Redding; brother Dave Shepherd of Yreka, Calif.; sister-in-law

OBITUARY: Mary ‘Tyke’ Esther Solotoff

Mary “Tyke” Esther Solotoff was born Dec. 15, 1925 and died at home after a long illness on Dec. 6, 2017 surrounded by loved ones. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Barnett Solotoff; her parents, Scott Winfield Homan and Esther Reynold (Atwood Hawley) Homan; her three brothers and many dogs and friends.

Former HSU offensive lineman Dillon Reagan passes away

Humboldt State University ARCATA – Former Humboldt State offensive lineman Dillon Reagan passed away Wednesday. The Issaquah, Wash., native was a two-year starter for the Lumberjacks (2012 and 2013) and twice earned All-Great Northwest Athletic Conference honors. He served as a team captain for the 2013 season. Reagan was a national finalist for the Uplifting

Obituary: Angelina Marie Zanotti, 1921-2017

Angelina Marie Zanotti was born on September 5, 1921 to Silvia and Antonio Bettazza and passed away on July 18, 2017. Angelina immigrated from Mura, Italy to USA with her mom Silvia and her baby sister Mercedes to join her father Antonio in Humboldt County.  She arrived at Ellis Island on Sept 7, 1923 at