Announcements

Reminder of Memorial — Today at 4pm

Dr. James A. Hockenberry, MD, 86, passed away peacefully at his residence in Fallon, Nevada on 8/21/2019 from natural causes. Dr. Hockenberry was born 7/6/1933 in Oakes, North Dakota to Vernon and Bun Hockenberry, the oldest of 4 children. He attended High School in Valley City, North Dakota, enlisting in the Navy after graduation. He…

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St. Patrick’s Holiday Raffle

The public is invited to enter a Thanksgiving raffle sponsored by St. Patrick’s Catholic Church with proceeds benefitting the building fund. First prize is a 7.1 cubic inch freezer chest that includes cutup and wrapped beef and pork as well as one large turkey. Winner of the second prize will receive an Apple iPad 6th…

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Announcements — Hanifan 60th Anniversary

Maurice and Georgia Hanifan met in El Paso, Texas in 1958.  They were married in Fallon on August 29, 1959. They lived in Reno for a short time, but found themselves back in Maurice’s hometown of Fallon where they ran their own business and raised their four children.  They continue to reside in Fallon and…

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In memory of Dr. James Hockenberry

Courtesy of Dr. Tim Hockenberry —  Our Dad passed away on 8/21/2019. He had been ill for several months, and he passed peacefully at home. Heidi got him up, helped him to his favorite chair with a cup of coffee, and he drifted quietly off to sleep. Dad was never too comfortable with drama, and…

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Community pulls together to help grieving family

After the terrible tragedy that struck this week when the Gelineau family lost their sweet Levi, several members of the community have offered ways to help or make some gesture of compassion. The I7 Meat & Cattle Company is donating a half of a beef, cut and wrapped to two winners (one whole beef) for…

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Wedding Announcement — Sorensen, Chock

Ryan and Cherilee Sorensen are pleased to anounce the marriage of their daughter Mari Elena Sorensen to Isaac Kapono Chock, son of Thomas and Rebecca Chock, on the 14th of June, 2019. The couple was married in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints — La’ie, Hawaii Temple. A reception will be held…

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Publisher Rachel Dahl Married

By Leanna Lehman In the busy life of Rachel Dahl The Fallon Post publisher, she still has time to find romance and was married Jun 5, 2019. She also found a bit of time before leaving on her honeymoon to compose a short message to all of you who are helping make this fledgling paper…

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Happy 95th birthday to Edna Van Lueven

submitted by Doug Hill — My mother, Edna Van Lueven was born on June 20, 1920 in Philadelphia, PA. to Ambrose and Edna Hoffman. She was the younger of two sisters and is now celebrating her 95th. birthday. In 1943 she married my father Don Hill and had five sons: Don Jr. 1944, Doug 1946,…

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