Stories for June 2016


Thursday, June 30

Blue Jays outlast Redding

Blue Jays outlast Redding

Confident Laird takes lead at Barracuda

RENO — Martin Laird came into the Barracuda Championship exuding confidence, and that didn’t change after his first-round trip around Montreux Golf & Country Club.

Carson City 11s strike out Truckee for win

Just call it a walk-off inside-the-park strikeout.

Barracuda Championship Notebook: Brendan Steele at 13-points after ‘nap’ on back nine

RENO — Brendan Steele called it a “typical Stableford round.”

Myron C. Miller

Myron C. Miller, MSgt. USAF (RET) passed away June 28, 2016 after a brief illness. He was born on September 30, 1940 in Elko, Nevada to Clyde and Grace Miller.

Thomas Wilson Robinson

Thomas Wilson Robinson of Fallon passed away on June 28, 2016 at his home. Arrangements are under the direction of The Gardens Funeral Home 2949 Austin Highway Fallon, NV. 89406 775-423-8928

John Rusk

John Rusk, 42, of Fallon, NV passed away on June 23, 2016 following a brief illness. John was born September 25,1973 in Reno, NV to Russell & Marcelle Rusk of Fallon. He had many talents, but baseball was his love. John went to school in Fallon all his life.He won a scholarship for baseball in Southern Idaho and earned his asscociates degree. He also played baseball in Eugene, OR for the Corp. league, playing for the Pepsi Challengers. The team traveled all over

Richard “Dick” Deegan

There will be a Celebration of Life for Richard “Dick” Deegan Saturday, July 9th. It will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Parish Hall at 1:00 pm. Food and fond memories will be shared.

Carmen Sexton

Carmen Sexton, 82, passed away on 6/23/2016 at Banner Hospital in Fallon, Nevada. She was born in Wells, Nevada, 8/21/1933. She moved to Fallon a few years later with her parents. She was a graduate of Churchill County High School, class of 1950. She fell in love with Fred Sexton who was stationed at Fallon Naval Air Station. They married two years later and had three children. Carmen worked as a legal secretary in Reno for nearly 40 years for the law firm

John D. Sherman (Dave)

Dave passed peacefully at Banner Churchill Hospital at the age of 76.He married the only love of his life on June 14, 1958 and raised seven children in Ca. He moved to Fallon in 1990. Shortly upon the passing of his wife of 51 years, Margaret, he adopted “Buster”. They loved to play at the dog park.He is survived by his children; Deborah of Fallon, John (Helen) of Texas, Charles (Marie) of Ca., Christina of Wyoming, Michael (Laura) of Utah, Lisa (Dan) of Wyoming, Tony (Dixie) of Ca. 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Dave will be missed by those who knew and loved him.Family and friends are welcome to stop by for a BBQ and a story at 104 N. Nevada St., Fallon on Sat. July 9, 2016 from 11am-3pm. Donations may be made to CAPS in his name.

William Roberts Myers

Bill Myers was born in Atascadero, California and was raised in the San Fernando Valley. He graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno, and served as a deputy sheriff in Carson City and as a lieutenant for the Nevada Department of Corrections. He was preceded in eternal rest by his father, William Myers and his mother, Mary Elise Roberts. He is survived by his brother, Robert Myers; sister, Elise Adams; children, Gina and Jason Margiotta and his granddaughters

Laura Bright Dolan Ruecker

“You’re in our hearts forever Missing you so much Your beautiful smile, your beautiful voice” A CELEBRATION OF LIFE Please join us in remembrance of Laura Bright Dolan Ruecker July 9, 2016 between 5 pm and 8 pm Sassafrass 1500 Old Hot Springs Road Carson City Music by Bobby Parks A donation box will be available or donations may be made in Laura’s honor directly to: Saint Mary’s Hospice 690 Sierra Rose Drive Reno, Nevada 89511

Guenter Streckfuss

Guenter Streckfuss, passed away peacefully at the age of 76, on June 19, 2016. Born in Bremen, Germany, Guenter lived in Toronto, Canada, and Santa Rosa, CA, before settling in Dayton, NV.

Jose L. Flores

Jose L. Flores, 80 years old, passed away June 21st, at home after a long illness. He was surrounded by members of his family. Jose was born in San Manuel, Texas, January 28, 1936

Carson City Little League All-Star teams begin District play today

The Carson City Little League teams begin Nevada District 1 All-Star play today at 5 p.m. At 4 p.m. today the opening ceremonies will take place at Governors Field.

Linda K. Ruisi

Linda K. Ruisi, 74, died June 26, 2016, in Reno, Nevada. Arrangements are in the care of Capitol City Cremation & Burial 775-882-1766.

Wednesday, June 29

Carson City’s Arnold has chance to make Olympic team

One day Mike Arnold may send a thank-you note to the Carson High baseball program.

Barracuda Championship: Jon Rahm tough in his PGA debut

RENO — As far as PGA debuts go, Jon Rahm’s was a smashing success.

Barracuda Championship: JJ Henry has ‘good vibrations’ when he steps on to the tee Montreux

RENO — Good Vibrations is a Beach Boys hit, and it’s also the feeling J.J. Henry gets when he comes to town for the Barracuda Championship.

Carson City 12s power way to victory

Carson City Little League scored five runs after two outs in the first inning, and then held on to beat Reno Continental, 7-4, Wednesday night in the opening round of the District 1 11-12 all-star tournament at Governors Field.

Tuesday, June 28

Reno rallies for victory over El Paso

RENO — It wasn’t pretty — ever.

Lynda A. Hanson

Lynda passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home on June 20. 2016, a special day when a full moon and the summer solstice occur together.

Robert Joel Storms Walker

Robert Joel Storms Walker, age 92, passed away on June 27, 2016 at the Beehive Home in Fernley.He was born May 27, 1924 in Okemah, Oklahoma to Alfred Storms and Mary S. Pettit. and was a long time resident of Fallon. Robert was a retired Personnel Superintendent for Basic Corp. in Gabbs. He was very involved in the community having served in the Boy Scouts, the Lions Club, the Nye County School Board for 21 years. A PTA officer in Gabbs and as a museum host in

Monday, June 27

Radium “Ray” Sulprizio

Radium “Ray” Sulprizio, passed away on June 7, 2016 in Carson City, NV at the age of 94 Ray was born March 8, 1922, the third child to parents Deuta and Mary Durbano Sulprizio, in Fresno, CA, where his father had established a successful automotive engine parts manufacturing business, United Engine and Machine Co.

Local sports roundup: Blue jays rally against Bandits; Hooligans wins two

The Carson Blue Jays put together a late rally to knock off the Spanish Springs Bandits, 13-11, Sunday in the North Valleys-Spanish Springs Invitational.

Saturday, June 25

Carson Hooligans roll past South Tahoe

Denton Fitzpatrick and Michael Roman combined for six hits and five RBI to lead the Carson City Little League to a 22-2 win over South Tahoe in a Hooligans All-Star game Friday night.

Blue Jays jump out early twice, roll to two wins

RENO — The Carson Blue Jays jumped out to early leads twice in rolling to two wins in baseball Saturday at North Valleys High School.

Ipson, Hixon make Olympics: Palmer ninth

INDIANAPOLIS — With one long hug and a few brief words, Troy Dumais asked Kristian Ipsen to carry on the legacy of American diving.

Darrell Moody: Carson Blue Jays having a strong summer

Carson High opened some eyes last spring with a 16-6 regular-season record, the best in coach Bryan Manoukian’s tenure.

Friday, June 24

NASCAR comes to Sonoma racetrack this weekend

I hope all the dads reading this had a great Father’s Day Sunday.

Jensen leads Aces to win over Vegas

RENO — Just call Kyle Jensen Mr. June.

Carson takes two to open tourney

RENO — The Carson Blue Jays won two games to open the North Valleys-Spanish Springs tournament on Friday at North Valleys.

Patrick D. Campbell

Patrick D. Campbell was born on January 31, 1914 in New York and passed away peacefully at home on June 22, 2016 at the young age of 102 in Carson City, NV. He was a long-time Carson City resident and was a well-known, respected and loved man.He was honorably discharged from the Army in 1945.Pat is survived by his son, Ronald J. Campbell, 5 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren He will be greatly missed, “That’s the main thing.”A service will be held at the VA Cemetery in Fernley on Thursday, June 30th at 11:00 am.

Kurt Muench

Goodnight sweet brother, Goodnight. The time has come to say our Goodbyes, you left too sudden, in the blink of an eye.

Cathy Barnes

Catherine Ann Hannagan Barnes, Born March 11, 1938 in Berkley, CA to Edward Hannagan and Nellie Bennett Hannagan. Died June 9, 2016 in Carson City. She grew up in Oakland, CA and moved to Southern Cailifornia, where she married and had two children before starting a career in banking. After retiring, she moved to Carson City. Her life was dedicated to her family. Catherine was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Edward Patrick Hannagan, and her daughter Lila Ann Barnes Feliciano.Catherine is survived by her son, Vincent Barnes, her grandchildren, Carlos, Nicole, Alyssa, Matthew and Zachary, and great grandchildren, Luke and Lila.Per her wishes, there will be no services.

Thursday, June 23

Blue Jays blank Galena, 7-0

Blue Jays blank Galena, 7-0

Samaro sparks CCsquad to victory

Nate Samaro hit three homers and drove in five runs to lead the Carson City Little League Hooligans to an 11-7 win over Reno Continental in a District 1 game in Reno on Wednesday.

Cavaliers complete miraculous season

Sports fodder for a Friday morning

Helen Stewart Roberts

Helen Stewart Roberts passed away peacefully on June 21, 2016. Born in Nelson, Wisconsin, Helen attended Maplewood Academy in Minnesota and Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska studying pre-med

Wednesday, June 22

Blue Jays pound Reno A’s

Blue Jays pound Reno A’s The Carson Blue Jays scored 16 fourth-inning runs to break a 4-all tie and beat the Reno A’s, 20-5, Tuesday night at Ron McNutt Field.

Tuesday, June 21

Carson City’s Palmer to compete in finals

Carson City’s Krysta Palmer will compete in the women’s synchronized platform and individual 10-meter platform finals at the U.S. Olympic Diving Trials in Indianapolis.

Reno gets no relief in loss to Las Vegas

RENO — The Reno Aces entered Tuesday night’s game expecting to see Logan Verrett, one of the top young pitchers in the New York Mets chain.

Katerina Nash, Geoff Kabush win Carson City Off-Road; Rose Grant, Todd Wells win Epic Rides overall championships

Geoff Kabush and Katerina Nash completed weekend sweeps Sunday, each winning their respective 50-mile championships at the inaugural Carson City Off-Road.

Carson Futbol Club offers more than impressive wins

It’s hard not to be impressed by the winning records of the Carson Futbol Club (CFC). But if you talk to the coaches themselves, they’ll tell you the club means so much more than trophies, though trophies are always nice.

Cleveland Charley

Cleveland was born in Manhattan, Nevada on September 16, 1926. He went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on June 6, 2016 with his loving family by his side.Cleveland belonged to the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Band of Battle

Andy Hansen

The family of Andy Hansen would like to thank all of you who visited, called, sent sympathy cards, brought food or attended his gathering. Andy would be the first one to thank you for your love, kindness, and generosity.

Dean Ansotegui

We would like to thank all the friends and family that attended the memorial services. It warmed our hearts to know Dean was so very loved. May he finally find peace and happiness.

Larry Dudley Hiibel

Larry Dudley Hiibel, age 71 of Veneta, Oregon passed away peacefully on June 15, 2016 after a long battle of cancer. Known to all as Dudley, he was born in Fallon, NV on October 23, 1944, to Herman Wayne Hiibel and Mildred June (McDougall) Casey.

Monday, June 20

James “Jim” Robert Teneyck

James “Jim” Robert Teneyck, 63, of Carson City passed away on June 18, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800.

Joyce K. Hildreth

Joyce K. Hildreth passed away June 17, 2016, in Carson City, NV. Walton’s Chapel of The Valley is in charge of her final arrangements.

Pauline Elizabeth Beavers

Pauline Elizabeth Beavers, 94, of Carson City passed away on June 17, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800.

Alvin “Al” Curtis Dorman

Alvin “Al” Curtis Dorman, 83, of Carson City, died March 4, 2016 of natural causes. Al was born Sept 23, 1932 in Yale Oklahoma to Harvey and Bertha Dorman.

Suzana Emily Beal

Suzana Emily Beal, 77 of Dayton, passed away on June 20, 2016. Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn Funerals & Cremations. 775-888-6800.

Sunday, June 19

Reno brothers dominate amateur races

The Yackles came, they saw and they conquered.

Big 5th inningpropels Jays

RENO — The Carson Blue Jays, thanks to an 11-run fifth inning, grabbed a 15-5 mercy rule win over the Elko Baseball Club Friday afternoon in their second pool play game of the Reno A’s Invitational at Bishop Manogue High School.

Blue Jays win two games in tournament

The Carson Blue Jays swept to two wins the Reno A’s Tournament Saturday, beating Reno A’s Gold 10-4 and the Battle Born Outlawz 7-3 at Bishop Manogue High School.

Criterium winners overcome windy conditions

Katerina Nash and Geoff Kabush won the inaugural Fat Tire Carson City Off-Road Criterium races Friday night, and their methods were as different as night and day.

Darrell Moody: Lehman, Smith qualify for national rodeo events

Brynn Lehman, a junior at Carson High, and Lander Smith, an Eagle Valley Middle School student, have qualified for the upcoming high school and junior high national rodeo championships after shining at the recent state championships in Fallon recently.

Carson City’s Palmer advances to Olympic Trials finals

Carson City’s Krysta Palmer has advanced to the finals of the U.S. Olympic Diving Trials being held through next Sunday in Indianapolis.

Saturday, June 18

Grant has commanded women’s series

As a youngster, Rose Grant rode horses and played a little soccer and softball. She was introduced to mountain bike racing, and the rest is history.

All has been ‘Wells’ in his career

Bicycles and Todd Wells. It was a match made in heaven.

Friday, June 17

Twenty years and still going strong

This month marks the 20th anniversary of writing this column for the Appeal.

Newton Clifford Bennett

A fun loving, hardworking husband, father, grandfather and friend. His hugs and wit will be missed by those who knew him best and those who he only met. A lasting impression was his best gift.Survived by wife LaDonna, children, Donnie, Erica, Kathy (David), Dorothy (James) and Johnny, and his brother Richard (Betty). Also, his 5 grandchildren and great grandchildren. Memorial Service to be held on June 28, 2016, 2:00 pm at Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church 1505 Railroad Dr. Carson City

Vernon Eugene Wackerly

Vernon Eugene Wackerly, age 75, of Carson City, NV, was called home on May 17, 2016. He was born on May 24, 1940 in Oakland, CA to Manco William Wackerly and Elizabeth Irene (Woodard) Wackerly.

Thomas Anthony Cordich

Tom was called “Tomcat” by his friends who rode motorcycles with him. He was a photographer in the Navy and graduated from the School of Modern Photography in New York City in 1952.He was an officer in the Lakewood Sheriff Department.

Lucille Olive Coulter

Lucille went to the Lord early Thursday, March 31, 2016 with her family by her side.She was born in Denver to Ralph and Helen Golden (both deceased) on Dec 26, 1931.


“Coach” Johnne Lee Landers ,71, passed away June 13, 2016 at his home in Dayton, NV surrounded by his loving family Johnne was born August 13, 1944 in Ventura, CA to Johnne and Juanita Landers.

Beverly Palmer

Mom died on Sat, May 14, 2016. Her children, Damon, Leslie and Stuart were with her when she left. She was so ready to leave the indignities of her then life.Born in Forsyth Montana, October 19,1928. She did love the Fall.What a woman our mom was. She loved unconditionally.

John Joseph Brownell

John Joseph Brownell, March 15, 1935 to May 16, 2016, died before we were ready to let him go. His loving family, adopted family, and friends knew him as a passionate man who loved people, food and entertainment, which surrounded him while he ascended to heaven.

Francis “Al” Alvin Ellingwood

Francis “Al” Alvin Ellingwood, 81, born in Aromas, CA on September 15, 1934 passed away in Carson City, NV on May 18, 2016. A business owner, investor and entrepreneur.

Beverly June Parr

Beverly June Parr was born on June 6, 1922 in Hinsdale, Illinois. She passed on September 20, 2015. She graduated from Eau Claire High School, Eau Claire, Wisconsin in 1940. She graduated from Eau Claire Teachers College in 1942.

Peters signs with Dodgers, earns All-American

The Los Angeles Dodgers drafted D.J. Peters in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball draft, and by the beginning of the week, he and his representatives had worked out a contract with his favorite childhood team.

Thursday, June 16

Pack’s Butler ready to do it in 2016

Sports fodder for a Friday morning ... Nevada Wolf Pack running back James Butler is firmly on the radar of opposing Mountain West coaches and beyond.

Cleveland Charley

Cleveland was born in Manhattan, Nevada on September 16, 1926. He went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on June 6, 2016 with his loving family by his side.Cleveland belonged to the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Band of Battle

Vivienne Morris Ross

Funeral services have been scheduled for native Nevadan Vivienne Morris Ross, who died peacefully after a long illness at the age of 82.Born Sept. 6, 1933 in Paradise Valley in Northern Nevada, Morris Ross was in the first graduating class of Bishop Manogue High School in 1951 before graduating from the University of Nevada-Reno and attending American Law School in Washington, D.C.Always a high-achiever,

Lester “Skip” O. Hitchcock

Lester “Skip” O. Hitchcock, long time Fallon resident passed away on May 27, 2016 at Carson Tahoe Hospital after a short illness.Skip is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Jennie and Bart Yost ; sons and daughter-in-laws, John and Julene Hitchcock; James and Barbara Hitchcock; numerous grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.Celebration of Life will be held on Monday June 20th at 11:00 am at The Gardens Funeral Home 2949 Austin Highway Fallon, NV. 89406, 775-423-8928Inurnment will be at the Churchill County Cemetary at 2:00 pm

Together, we ride: Locals set for Epic event in Carson City

They come in all shapes and ages. From high schoolers to married couples to father and son combos to local politicians.

Wednesday, June 15

Vivienne Morris Ross

Funeral services have been scheduled for native Nevadan Vivienne Morris Ross, who died peacefully after a long illness at the age of 82. Born Sept. 6, 1933 in Paradise Valley in Northern Nevada,

Marilyn June Baxter

Marilyn June Baxter, age 69, passed away in Carson City, NV on May 24, 2016. Born in Madison, WI on December 21, 1946 to Calvin D. and Lois A. Schwenn. She is preceded in death by her parents, her brothers Donald, Calvin, Gerald and

Tuesday, June 14

Blue Jays lose wild one vs. Outlawz

RENO — Six-plus innings and only one zero on the board. It was a game that belonged to the offenses.

Beckel burning for next Octane Fest

While fans knew they would be returning for his encore on Saturday night after Friday’s first explosive turnout, “The Crusher” already knew he would be returning for next year’s Octane Fest if he has his way.

Doris E. Warren

Doris E. Warren, 91, of Gardnerville, Nevada, passed away peacefully in the presence of her family on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. She was born to Alvy and Ruby Brown, on October 28, 1924, in Long Beach, California. Doris grew up in Bellflower, California, and graduated from Excelsior High School in 1942. Doris fell in love with Walter, whom she met while he was working at a gas station in Bellflower. Shortly after, Walter joined the United States

Lyman Allen

Lyman L. Allen, 75, passed away at home June 10, 2016. He was born January 25, 1941 in Miami Beach, Florida to Lyman L. & Pauline Allen. He served the U.S. Navy on the USS Intrepid. Lyman was a coin collector and had a coin shop in Virginia City for several years. He was preceded in death by his son Edward Allen. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Clare Allen, son Elliot Allen & daughter Victoria Allen Keller, grandchildren Alex, Adam, Danny & Shelby.


Donna Courtney,49, passed away June 10, 2016 in Dayton, NV. She was born February 6, 1967 in San Bernadino, CA to Clifford and Maurine Rethaford.

Alvin “Bud” Glatthar

Alvin “Bud” Glatthar,90, passed away December 27, 2015 in Carson City, NV. Bud was born November 26, 1925 in Akron, Ohio to Carl and Faye Glatthar.

Laurence “Andy” Andersen

Laurence “Andy” Andersen passed away at his residence in Fallon, with his wife by his side on Sunday, June 5, 2016 after a long illness.Preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Thelma Andersen and daughter, Kim Jones.

Caroline Joyce Tognoni

Caroline Joyce Tognoni, passed away on June 10, 2016 in Reno, NV at the age of 67

Lester O. “Skip” Hitchcock

Lester O. “Skip” Hitchcock was born on July 18, 1932 in Aberdeen, South Dakota and passedaway peacefully on May 27, 2016 at the Carson/Tahoe Medical Center in Carson City, Nevada.

Marjorie Louise O’Dell Crabill

Marjorie Louise O’Dell Crabill was born to Albert Henry Johnson and Mildred Bly Johnson on April 7, 1917 in Rosamond, California.

Deryle Lee Maxwell

Deryle Lee Maxwell passed away at his home on June 5, 2016 in Reno, NV. He was 73 years old.Deryle was born on August 15, 1942 in Dos Palos, CA. to his parents, Jesse and Violet.

Monday, June 13

Palmer, Criswell win prestigious awards

RENO — Diving star Krysta Palmer of Carson City and men’s basketball standout Tyron Criswell have won the 2015-16 Ruth I. Russell and Doc Martie Awards, respectively, as the University of Nevada’s most outstanding senior athletes, athletics director Doug Knuth announced today.

Bruce Alden

Bruce Alden, 74, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016, at his residence. Bruce was born on March 10, 1942, in Ludington, Michigan to Meaola Leva Hanson and Karl Antono Hanson and adopted at a very young age by George Alden.

Oakland Raiders’ Mike Tice hosting benefit

Oakland Raiders offensive line coach, Mike Tice, is returning on June 18-19 to host his Carson Valley friends and family golf outing benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Nevada.

Sunday, June 12

Yankees beat Pirates for City Championship

If you like pitching, then Governors Field was the place to be Friday night.

Saturday, June 11

Darrell Moody: Cyclists invade Carson City for big races

Carson City will be overrun with cyclists next week when the inaugural Carson City Off-Road event comes to town.

Friday, June 10

Dodgers take Peters in fourth round

D.J. Peters broke a number of records for Western Nevada College during his final season for the Wildcats in 2016. He added one more on Friday morning when the Los Angeles Dodgers selected the WNC outfielder in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball draft.

Virginia G. Carrington

Virginia G. Carrington, beloved wife of Jack E. Carrington and daughter of Judge Frank Bell Gregory, Nevada’s first Senior District Judge and Carol Short Gregory passed on May 18, 2016surrounded by family

Donald Eugene Lovelace

On June 5th, 2016 we lost another of our Greatest Generation. Donald Eugene Lovelace (93) passed away peacefully in his home with his wife Joan of nearly 68 years by his side.Donald was born December 1922 to Clyde and Yvonne Lovelace in Long Beach, CA.


Ron Snow, 79, passed away May 26, 2016 in Carson City, NV. Ron was born August 1, 1936 in Yankton, S.D. to John and Ethel Snow.

William (Bill) Tolle

Celebration of Life, to be held June 17th, 2016, from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at 3979 Center Dr., Carson City

Andie Majerczyk-Green

Andie Majerczyk-Green, Born November 27, 1966, died May 2, 2016 Survived by her husband Dan Green, mother Donna Snowball and numerous family members and friends. She also loved the Mustangs.In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Wild Horse and Burro Association.

Newton Clifford Bennett

A fun loving, hardworking husband, father, grandfather and friend. His hugs and wit will be missed by those who knew him best and those who he only met. A lasting impression was his best gift.Survived by wife LaDonna, children, Donnie, Erica, Kathy (David), Dorothy (James) and Johnny, and his brother Richard (Betty). Also, his 5 grandchildren and great grandchildren. Memorial Service to be held on June 28, 2016, 2:00 pm at Good Shepherd Wesleyan Church 1505 Railroad Dr. Carson City

Donald Scott

Donald Scott, born in Oakland CA on Feb 22, 1933, passed away on May 31, 2016 at the age of 83. He passed in the comfort of his home in Carson City, NV,

Alvin “Bud” Glatthar

Alvin “Bud” Glatthar,90, passed away December 27, 2015 in Carson City, NV. Bud was born November 26, 1925 in Akron, Ohio to Carl and Faye Glatthar.

Leona Olene (Mader) Porter

Leona Olene (Mader) Porter, 74, of Carson City, Nevada, was received in the arms of her Lord and Savior after a short battle with pancreatic cancer, while surrounded by loved ones. Leona was born on Sept. 21, 1941, in Orange, CA. Throughout her life, she made friends wherever she went, including while traveling the world. She was a devout Catholic and loved to spend time with her family and friends dancing, bowling, and doing family history. She was a PTA

June Audrey McIntyre

June Audrey McIntyre, passed away May 23, 2016, in her sleep. Born November 15, 1932, in Chesley, Ontario, Canada to John E. and Lydia M. (Meyers) Glasser.

Thursday, June 9

Carson City Little League all-star rosters announced

Carson City Little League has announced its all-star rosters for the upcoming postseason tournaments.

Opinion: Warriors will win in 5 or 6

Sports fodder for a Friday morning ..

James (Jim) William Koch

Jim Koch, 86 died May 19, 2016 at the Highland Manor in Fallon, Nevada. Jim was born May 8, 1930 in Bishop, California to William Nicholas and Ena Farrington Koch. He graduated from Bishop Union High School in 1947. He then graduated from Cal Poly University with a degree in Animal Husbandry.Jim, (cowboy) as some called him, enjoyed Rodeos, and raising his animals. He was involved in 4H as a leader for 20 years. He judged the live stock for 3 years in FFA.

Victor Dean Ansotegui

Born December 5, 1958 to Victor and Neva Ansotegui. Victor Dean Ansotegui, 57, passed away at Renown Medical Center on May 31, 2016 in Reno, Nevada.

Cleveland Charley

Cleveland was born in Manhattan, Nevada on September 16, 1926. He went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on June 6, 2016 with his loving family by his side. Cleveland belonged to the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Band of Battle

Lawrence (Larry) Lee LeMahieu

On the morning of May 9th at Renown Medical Center, Larry passed away of Bile Duct Cancer, with his wife, Diane by his side. He was born on September 13, 1948, in Plymouth, Wisconsin

Wednesday, June 8

Barkley: Ali was a huge influence

The four biggest influences in Charles Barkley’s life are his grandmother, Dr, Martin Luther King, Bill Russell and Muhammad Ali.

Tuesday, June 7

Blue Jays split two games in Boise

Carson splits first two games on Boise trip

Jensen drives in 5 in Aces’ win

RENO — Like many of his Reno Aces teammates, Kyle Jensen is swinging a hot bat.

Monday, June 6

O’Brien remains hot in Aces’ loss

RENO — Reno Aces outfielder Pete O’Brien is making mincemeat of Pacific Coast League pitching these days.

MYRNA ZUMWALT a.k.a. Myrna Bird

Myrna left us on May 28, 2016 to attend the Grand Masters Hunt Test in the Sky. She will be judging puppies, of course. She succumbed to a brief and vicious attack from a tumor in her brain. Myrna was born in Reed City, Michigan on

Sunday, June 5

Lopez, Schafer lead Jays to wild comeback victory

Baseball is a funny game sometimes. The Carson Blue Jays were out-hit 14-6 and made one more error than the Battle Born Outlawz. However, thanks to a five-run rally in the bottom of the seventh, the Blue Jays escaped with an 8-5 come-from-behind win Saturday night at Ron McNutt Field.

Saturday, June 4

Friday, June 3

Carson City’s Purcell had a memorable season for Wolf Pack

It was a season Jennifer Purcell will remember the rest of her life.

Nevada Pro Stocks featured at Fernley

Racing resumes tonight at Fernley 95A Speedway with the Super Stock 4, Street Stock, Dwarf, Modified, and Pro Stock divisions all on the program.

Pat Squires hired as Dayton football coach

Dayton High School stayed in the same league for its new varsity football coach.

Thursday, June 2

James must beat the Warriors — but won’t

Sports fodder for a Friday morning . . .

Andy Hansen

Andy Hansen, 34, died May 29, 2016 in Fallon, Nevada as the result of a car accident. Andy was born May 4, 1982 in Fallon to Chris and Karen Hansen. He attended Churchill County Schools, graduating in 2001. Andy was a long-time

Wednesday, June 1

Carson City’s Palmer on her way to Olympic Trials

Krysta Palmer fulfills a long-time dream later this month when she competes for a berth on the U.S. Summer Olympics team.

Galena edges Carson

RENO — The Carson Blue Jays were a busy team last week, playing seven games in five days.

Elisabeth Rebiejo

Elisabeth “Betty” Rebiejo, a long time Topaz Ranch Estates Resident, was born 12/15/1938 in San Francisco, California to parents Dorothy Putnam and Dr. John Edward Kistler. She passed peacefully in Reno under the wonderful care of the Renown staff on Thursday, 5/26/2016, at age 77. Betty lived most of her adult life as a resident of Bridgeport California, Yerington Nevada, Carson City, and Topaz Ranch Estates. She loved the Sierra Nevada region and the people she

Thomas “T.Willie”Williams Hutchins Jr.

“T. Willie” William Hutchins Jr., 78, of Baton Rouge, LA, died May 26, 2016, at 9:35 AM. He was a dog lover and avid fisherman, he loved cars especially race cars. He was preceded in death by his wife, Valerie Thompson; parents, Thomas Hutchins, Sr. and Irene Hutchins; sister, Suzie Hutchins Jarrell. He is survived by his siblings, Linda Hutchins Neubig, Carbondale, IL, Katie Hutchins Neal, Thibodaux, LA; children, Jon Baumann, James F. Baumann, Kristen Hutchins Wright. Arrangements are in the care of Ordoyne Funeral Home, LLC.Private family services will be held.

Bordewich-Bray Elementary School students learn basic golf skills

Fourth- and fifth-graders at Bordewich-Bray Elementary School spent their final physical education class of the year Thursday at Silver Oak Golf Course.