RENO — Baseball is a game of numbers. They define you like it or not.
It’s been a bittersweet time for Dayton High’s J.J. Ply.
Sharon Ezell, 72, passed away July 25, 2016 at Renown Medical Center, Reno NV. Sharon was born August 1943 in Maywood, CA to John and Ione Frye.
Barbara Aaron, 73 of Carson City, Nevada passed away on 7/22/2016 in Carson City, Nevada. Final arrangements in care of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley Carson City, Nevada.
John Farrell Jurosovich, 64 of Carson City, passed away on July 24, 2016, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations 775-888-6800
Christe was born in Burwell, NB, Oct. 16, 1961 and passed on July 21, 2016 in Carson City, NV.
Rose marie passed on July 23, 2016. She was born on October 15, 1933 in Canton, Ohio to John Adrian Safron and Mary Ardelean, she had one brother Charles J Safron.
John was taken from us way too soon. You can be sure he is in Heaven with his beloved Jackie, Lori, his Mom and Dad and a lot of good friends doing a dance, telling jokes and leading the pack.
Alvin Glenn (Al) Honea, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the Nathan Adelson Hospice in Las Vegas, Nevada. Alvin was 72 years of age.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... The Nevada Wolf Pack football team has been picked to finish second this season behind San Diego State in the West Division of the Mountain West by the conference’s media. Boise State was picked to win the Mountain Division.
Terry Edward Kendrick passed away Thursday, July 14th, 2016 after a 14 year valiant battle with cancer, surrounded by family and friends.
Claude “Pat” Basil Peden long time Fallon resident, passed away after a prolonged illness on July 23, 2016 at Renown Medical Center.
RENO — If there’s one thing Joe Panik has learned during his rehab assignment is you don’t mess around with head injuries.
RENO — Dan Rohlfing makes no bones about it. He’s in Triple A baseball because of his skill behind the plate.
Margaret Hancock, 41 of Dayton passed away on July 24, 2016, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Jason Lee Hancock, 46 of Dayton passed away on July 24, 2016, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Silas C Barfield Jr, 77 of Carson City passed away on July 25. 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Brynn Lehman finished 14th in the nation in pole bending at the National High School Rodeo Finals in Wyoming last week.
Neil Barrett Geiger passed away July 21, 2016 in Reno. He was born November 12, 1946 in LA, CA.
Jere Souter, 65 of Carson City passed away on July 25, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Odie “Warren” Reed passed away June 26, 2016 at Carson Tahoe Hospital with his family by his side.
My wonderful husband, Lynn Morrill Week, passed away on June 29, 2016. He was born on August 20, 1940 in Oakland, California. Lynn, his parents and brother moved from Orinda, to their cattle ranch in Pope Valley, California, when Lynn was a young boy. His early education was at the Little Red School House in Pope Valley. He attended St. Helena High School was a star football player, playing both offense and defense in every game. They were undefeated all four years.
After 65 years on this planet, Gail Madison died on June 6, 2016, leaving a family who loves her and grieves her loss.
STATELINE – Ten players made their American Century Championship debuts, but only four made red numbers.
STATELINE — Music blared after tee shots, boats lined the shore of Lake Tahoe and footballs flew onto the course as celebrities passed through.
LAS VEGAS – The Reno Aces won the season series from the Las Vegas 51s for the second time in franchise history with a 3-2 victory on Monday before 3,511 fans at Cashman Field
Christine Ann Smith, 67 of Genoa, passed away on July 23, 2016, arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Christe Lin Crook, 54 of Carson City passed away on July 21, 2016 arrangements are in the care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations775-888-800
Longtime resident of the Carson City/Carson Valley area, Dorothy C. Hoid passed away on July 24, 2016.
Playing hurt. It’s a common theme among retired athletes at this year’s American Century Championship.
STATELINE — The big talk around the 27th annual American Century Championships was about the greens.
STATELINE — A familiar face is atop the leaderboard after the first day of the 27th annual American Century Championship.
Jimmie Dale Jones, 78 years old, passed away on June 16, 2016 in Carson City NV. His arrangements are in the care of Nevada Funeral Services 775-883-5500
Lana Marie Witt, 68 of Carson City passed away on July 21, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Jack N. Armstrong, D.V.M., 86, died July 3, 2016, in Carson City, Nevada.Dr. Armstrong worked with the Nevada State Department of Agriculture for 25 years, serving as State Veterinarian, Chief of the Division of Animal Industry and Supervisor of the Animal Disease Laboratory. He retired in 1996. Throughout his career with the state he worked closely with members of the farming and ranching industry in all parts of Nevada, considering that a highlight of his career.
STATELINE — A year ago, Mark Mulder torched the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course for 82 points en route to his first American Century Championship title.
Ken 84, born in Chicago, IL, passed away to be with the Lord at Carson Tahoe Acute Hospital, with his loving wife Betty of 60 years and family by his side
We would like to Thank our friends and neighbors for your prayers, support, cards and other acts of kindness during this difficult time.
Born in Redwood City, CA on October 27, 1971 and passed away on June 18, 2016 in Clarksville, Tenn.
William J. Kolodziej, 74, died July 7, 2016 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
Ten University of Nevada, Reno art students are displaying posters they made in class this summer at Carson City’s Community Development Building, 108 E. Proctor St.
STATELINE — Kevin Durant’s recent signing with the Golden State Warriors has been met with criticism from all corners. The Warriors eliminated Durant in the Western Conference Finals, and in free agency he decided to join them.
STATELINE — Stephen Curry arrived here late Wednesday morning for his pro-am round, and his gallery was huge.
These are words that our beloved wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, teacher and friend wrote upon the death of Maya Angelou. These words resonate in our hearts today as we mourn the loss of our beautiful Marilee.
Betty Josephine Pearson, 89 of Fallon, passed away on July 17, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 888-6800
Hazel Louise Rupe, 94 of Dayton, passed away on July 15, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 888-6800
Helen Esther Atkison, 91 of Carson City passed away on July 17, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 888-6800
Lois Grace Hill, 86 a resident of Dayton, passed away on July 19, 2016, Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 888-6800
STATELINE — Eric Abowd, a local financial consultant, and Jerry Massad, the owner of the Cracker Box, played in Tuesday’s Lake Tahoe Celeb-Amateur Tuesday afternoon.
Over the course of nearly three decades, the American Century Championship has become the premier celebrity golf tournament in the country. The ACC’s star-studded field of athletes and celebrities sets it apart from the rest — and makes it the signature summer event in Tahoe.
The Carson FC Wolfpack U17 girls won the U19 division of the Davis Legacy Showcase recently.
Michael Ellis Gilmore was born Dec. 12, 1959 in Fallon, NV to Beverly and Robert Gilmore.
Bryon “Buddy” Fillmore, 34, passed away in Reno, NV July 16, 2016. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of his final arrangements
Apolinar Angel Vera, 90 of Dayton, passed away on July 15, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations, 888-6800.
It’s hard to believe, given Carson High’s football dominance in the last 7 years, the Senators could be behind the times.
Carson football coach Blair Roman got his first look at his varsity football squad during a recent three-day camp at Incline High School.
RENO — Two bad innings and a sub-par performance by their big hitters spelled disaster for the Reno Aces.
Head out to Fernley 95A Speedway tonight for some fast and furious dirt track racing action. In addition to the track’s regular racing divisions, the always wild and entertaining chain races are on the card tonight. Gates open at 3 p.m. and racing starts at 6.
John Carstensen, 66 of Carson City, passed away on July 12, 2016 arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Arthur James Walz, 80 of Yerington, passed away on July 14, 2016 arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations.
Josephine (Boudreau) Cocking was born March 4, 1925 in Stockton, Utah to parents Frank and Frieda (Simon) Boudreau.
Cherie Lee (Carey) Zimmerman passed away on July 2nd, 2016, and joined her beloved husband Dick, the love of her life,
My mother and my best friend, Lyla Mill passed away July 9, 2016, at the age of 94, at the Lodge in Carson City, NV.
Bob died peacefully on July 13, 2016 at Carson Tahoe Hospital after a long battle with lung disease.
Armando Cervantez Muñoz passed peacefully at home, on July 2, 2016. He was surrounded by his closest family.
Betty Jean (Fischer) Kopfhammer, 80, passed away peacefully at her home on June 29, 2016 after a short battle with cancer.
Nora L. (Saunders) Chipman, 90, passed away June 24 at the Garden House of Brookdale in Gardnerville, Nev., after battling dementia for several years. Ever a talker, Nora was still telling stories of
Clinton Dexter Magner joined his Heavenly Father on July 13, 2016. Clint was born on December 1, 1931, in Seattle, to Harold and Nina Magner.
Darlene Lois Larkin passed away surrounded by her family July 10, 2016 in Sparks, NV.
Celebration of Life for Melvin Cooper July 14, 2016 5:30 pm Brewery Arts Center 449 West King St. Carson City, NV
Louis Anthoney Russo, 58, of Minomonie, Wi., passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2016. Arrangements are in the care of Riel Funeral Home
Florence T. Steinman, 85, died July 10, 2016 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
A Special Thank You from The Kent Family Our hearts are full of gratitude when we say many thanks to family members, friends and neighbors for all acts of kindness and sympathy: food, flowers, donations to the Churchill County Museum, cards, visits and kind words spoken to our family regarding the recent passing of a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Robert R. Kent. A special note of appreciation to the caring staff for the love and dedication during his illness. As well as a heartfelt note of appreciation to the Pastoral care of Reverand Trudy Erquiaga and Pastor Jason Thornton.
Raymond Walter Chester, 88 of Cottage Grove, Oregon passed away July 5, 2016.He owned Douglas Iron Works in Minden, until 1991, when he retired. Raymond married Elaine Ingersoll on June 17, 1950 in Sutherlin, OR. He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 daughters Debbie, Diane and Cathy as well as his wife of 62 years, Elaine and his three sisters. Raymond is survived by son-in-law Larry Berg, granddaughter Christalee Chapman, 3 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren, Haleigh Williams and Riley Wise, two nephews and a niece. A memorial will be held at 3:00 PM on Friday, July 15, 2016, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, 123 S. 7th St., Cottage Grove, OR 97424. Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel.
Eleanor B. Crucil, 90, passed away July 6, 2016 in Carson City, NV. Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of her final arrangements
Donald E. Puck of Sparks, NV, passed away June 26 and is survived by his wife Frances of thirty-five years, her children Gregory (Catherine), Kathleen, (Patrick) and four grandchildren.Donald, born in Sebastapol, CA to Emerson and June Puck, spent his working life in California, retiring to Dayton, NV in 1998, and then to Sparks in 2015. Donald graduated from Santa Rosa High School where he excelled in science and became known for his ballroom dancing. He enlisted in
Harry McQueen, of Carson City, Nv, passed away on Friday, July 8, 2016. Arrangements are in the care of Walton’s Chapel Of The Valley and Cemetary
Constance Rowe ‘Grandma Connie’ passed away on Friday the 8th of July 2016 in the comforts of her cozy little apartment in Carson City at 97 years young. She is survived by sons; Vincent Hynes and Bruce Copeland, Daughters; Carol Robin and Jeannette Sasser, 11 grand children, 13 great grand children, and 3 great great grand children. As well she is survived by many great friends that took time out of their lives to spend with Connie. In her later years, she loved painting and socializing with many friends and family who loved her dearly.
RENO – Zack Godley, like several of his Aces teammates, has shuttled back and forth between Arizona and Reno this season.
Peter Kraemer was born in Piesport, Germany to Adam and Mathilde Kraemer. He came through Ellis Island.
A slight when he was a young man in his native Viet Nam has served as a motivator for a Carson City man to ascend to the top of his sport in the world.
Louis Edwin Buckmaster, 82, passed away peacefully at his home on July 6, 2016.Lou or Bucky as he was called by his family, was born January 1, 1934, the first baby to be born in Butte that year, to Albert Louis Buckmaster and Harriet Grace Thomas Buckmaster.
Virginia Delores Clendenon passed away in the presence of her children and loved ones in Caldwell, Idaho, June 29, 2016. She was born in Dinuba, California, on August 5, 1920.
George Henry David Fabrizius, 78, of Carson City, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 8, 2016 at Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center. George was born to Johann George and Katherine Margaret Fabrizius, in Wakeeney, Kansas April 4, 1938.
Anita Ann Woodward Fallis, 79, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on July 1, 2016, at the home of her daughter, in Evington, Virginia. Anita was born November 18, 1936 in Fallon, Nevada. Daughter of Grant Thomas Woodward and Ruth Hamlin Murray.
Iral W. Dickey passed April 11, 2016 in Salinas, CA. His full obituary can be read at http://www.altavistamortuary.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=1816498. He was a longtime minister at the Church of the Nazarene and other churches in Fallon and surrounding communities. He is survived by wife Dorothy Dickey, son Bryan Dickey, daughter Cynthia Laws (Dickey), and son Neal Dickey. A memorial honoring his life will be held Saturday July 16th, 10am at Fallon Church of the Nazarene with a reception immediately following.
Kudos to all Chicago Cubs fans. You bought four starters for tonight’s All-Star game in San Diego.
STATELINE — Two-time NBA MVP Steph Curry will join superstar athletes and entertainers at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe later this month.
Like every other Golden State Warrior fan, I was overjoyed when Kevin Durant jumped ship.
There won’t be a District 1 Little League championship banner flying at Governors Field next year.
Last weekend’s Ironman series visit to Fernley 95A Speedway provided two nights of close, exciting racing
Rusty was born April 24th, 1944 as the second Son to Jim and Ethel Hendrick in Kewahee, Il. After graduating from Savanna HS in Savanna, Il, he attended the University of Wisconsin at Platteville ,WS. Rusty was a Vietnam Veteran. After his Tour of Duty, he moved to So. California working various job’sRusty moved to So. Lake Tahoe in 1971, starting his Career in the Food and Beverage Casino IndustryIn 1982 moved to Carson City and worked at the Carson Casino’s
John William McGlynn, 67 of Carson City passed away on July 7, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800
Stanley J. Novak passed away June 14, 2016 at The Lodge Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in Carson City, NV at the age of 94.He was born on August 17, 1921 in Czechoslovakia. His father owned a large farm where he grew up.
nn Cecil Smiley, 81, of Roseburg, OR, passed away April 28, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center with his loving wife of 61 years, children and nephews at his side.
All lights are green for 3,000-plus participants who will take to Alpine County roadways Saturday for the 36th annual Death Ride, Tour of the California Alps.
Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... Brian Polian of the Nevada Wolf Pack and Tim DeRuyter of the Fresno State Bulldogs need to win big this year. Polian’s football team has done nothing but tread water since he took over the program in 2013.
Donald G. Millet, age 99, passed away July 1, 2016 in Carson City, NV. Walton’s Chapel Of The Valley is in charge of his final arrangements
Born to Stanely Edward (Stan) Field and Barbara Lee Field on January 21, 1973, Robb passed from this life, to join his mother, on June 21, 2016. Rob was kindhearted and very likeable, with an easy accepting way. He and his older brother, Anthony, were a great source of joy for their grandmother, Nickie Osborne.
Cory Marc Mayer, 36, died June 25, 2016 in Carson City, NV.He is survived by his mother Patricia Lampshire, daughter Sarah Katelnikoff; aunt & and uncle, Mike and Judy Lampshire; aunt and uncle, Dan and Ann Lampshire; cousins, Kim Copeland, Kevin and Becca Lampshire, Allison Lampshire; Fiancé Victoria Smith; uncle Jack Mayer; brother, Jason, sister, Trish. Services will be held on July 23rd at Elk’s Lodge from 11:00am - 3:00pm.In lieu of flowers please make donations to your favorite charity.
Billi Jo Hawkins passed away unexpectedly at her home in Carson City, Nevada on July 2, 2016. She was born to Joseph and Ruth Hawkins on November 11, 1976 in Elko, Nevada. Billi was a special person and touched the hearts of all that she met. She will be truly missed. She is survived by her parents, brother Thomas (Mel), nieces, Sydney and Kayleigh. No services are planned, but there will be a Celebration of her life held in Carson City at a later date.
Thomas Wilson Robinson passed away at home with his wife Jo, on June 28, 2016. He was born in a log cabin in the hills of Sparta, Missouri Tom was the youngest of four children born to James and Sydna Robinson. He spent his early childhood in Sparta then moved to Springfield Missouri and joined the Navy after graduating high school in 1951.
Two Carson City Little League all-star squads remained alive in District 1 competition, and a third was sent to the consolation bracket Tuesday night at Governors Field.
Cherie Lee Zimmerman, 85 of Carson City, passed away on July 2, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations, 775-888-6800
Donald G. Millet passed away July 1, 2106 in Carson City, NV. Walton’s Chapel Of The Valley is in charge of his final arrangements
Shelley J. Rodriguez, 58, died July 1, 2016 in Carson City, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766
JJ Ply of Dayton High School won the Region 16 Junior Olympic Decathlon last weekend at Chabot College in Hayward.
All three Carson City Little League all-star teams have one loss heading into today’s action of Nevada District 1 tournament at Governors Field.
Linda Diane Robinson, 68, of Carson City, passed away on June 30, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 888-6800.
RENO — One of the longest droughts in professional sports came to a happy end Sunday afternoon.
The Carson Blue Jays baseball team suffered a couple of close losses after not being able to hold onto a lead Saturday.
Golf is a name recognition sport, and that’s a shame.
Austin Garcia kept his head and controlled his pitches with the game already potentially getting away from the Carson 10-year-old all-stars and the end result was a turning point that led to a win.
RENO — Saturday is considered moving day on the PGA Tour, and Kelly Kraft made a huge jump up the leaderboard at the Barracuda Championships.
RENO — Greg Chalmers finds himself in uncharted territory entering the final day of the 18th annual Barracuda Championship.
The Carson Blue Jays baseball team used a four-run first inning to take control in a 5-1 win against the Boise Seminoles Friday at Wooster High School.
RENO — Simply put, Greg Chalmers is the sentimental choice to win the 18th annual Barracuda Championships.
RENO — Bronson Burgoon’s reputation precedes him.
If you want to see some great local dirt track racing, head for Fernley 95A Speedway tonight for the final race of the Ironman series that has been battling at various northern Nevada tracks for the past week.