Obituaries

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Jacqueline “Jackie” E. Jaques

By The Publisher | September 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

April 3, 1933 – September 14, 2019 Jackie Jaques passed away in her home in Fallon, Nevada on September 14, 2019. She was born to Helen (Tetrault) & John Denny in Hawthorne, Nevada on April 3, 1933.  Jackie, her brother John, and their parents claimed residence in Hawthorne and Fallon alternately the first twenty years…

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Obituary – Lois Jean (Honstein) White

By The Publisher | September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lois Jean White “Jean” passed away peacefully in her son’s home after a four year battle with Multiple Myeloma cancer. She was 79. Surviving Jean are her siblings; sister Shirley Honstein of Severance, CO; and brother Lyle (Dianne) Honstein of Loveland CO; sons Dale (Gail) White and Charlie White – both of Fallon Nevada; five…

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Obituary – Gwen Renee Nix

By The Publisher | September 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Gwen Renee Nix, 54, passed away peacefully on September 10, 2019. Gwen was born in Pennsylvania November 24, 1964 to Roland and Maryann Proctor. Our beloved Gwen —  “Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.” PS 116:15 “Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth… And I…

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Obituary — Manuel Allen Aja

By Editor | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Manuel Allen Aja, life long Nevada resident, passed away peacefully with family by his side, at his home in Fallon, on September 1, 2019. Manuel was born July 24, 1943 in Gardnerville, Nv. to Manuel and Teresa Aja. The family owned several properties within this state and California. They raised cattle and sheep and would…

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Obituary — Dr. James Hockenberry

By Editor | August 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

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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Obituary — Alice “Lynn” Weishaupt

By Editor | August 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lynn Weishaupt of Fallon, Nevada passed away on August 22, 2019 at Northern Nevada Medical center with her children by her side. Lynn was a life long resident of Stillwater and Fallon, Nevada. Lynn was born August 9, 1946 in Reno, Nevada, where she lived happily with her parents until the age of five. Her…

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Obituary — Margaret (Margo) Lee Counterman

By Editor | August 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Margaret (Margo) Lee Counterman passed away at her residence in Fernley on August 15, 2019. Margo was born in Utah to Jesse and Peggy Anderson. on April 12, 1962. Margo moved to Nevada in 1997, living in Fallon before moving to Fernley in 2006. Margo called her self a Domestic Goddess, she was a daughter,…

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Obituary — Harold Eugene Steel

By Editor | August 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Harold Eugene Steel, 70, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 in Reno, Nevada at the VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System surrounded with family who traveled near and afar. Harold is survived by a wife, Shirley Steel (Williams), two children:  Amie Steel, and Marlo and her husband Dave Burns. He also leaves behind four grandchildren,…

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Obituary – Harold (Hal) Wandvik

By Editor | August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Harold (Hal) Wandvik passed away on August 2, 2019 at Banner Churchill Hospital in Fallon, NV. Hal was born January 20, 1925 in Nebraska. Hal is survived by his wife, Mary Ann and his children, Ken Wandvik, Karen Wandvik, Jon (Linda) Wandvik; grandchildren, Dillon, Caitlyn Greenburn, Jessica, Evan, Abigail, Lainey, Genneva, Lucas, and Logan. Hal…

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Obituary — William “Bill” Shepard

By Editor | August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

William “Bill” Shepard was born in Nampa Idaho, subsequently his family moved to Riepetown, Nevada, where he lived for most of his childhood. The family moved to Henderson, Nevada during his High School years. Bill graduated from High School in three years at the age of seventeen, as he was eager to join the Navy…

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