March 16, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Rose Chase

Rose Amalia Costa was born to Joseph and Anna Costa on May 5, 1941. She was the great-granddaughter of local gold rush pioneers.  She died on March 8, 2017.  Rose was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, George L. More...

Connie Clifford

Connie, beloved mother, grandmother, mentor and friend went home to be with the Lord, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in Merced, Calif.  More...

Carl Wiberg

We lost our most beloved brother, Carl E. Wilberg, on Saturday, March 4, 2017, after a short illness and now God has called him home. More...

Lee Taylor

Lee Sweeney Taylor, aka Belva Lee Morton, was born Oct. 1, 1935 in Bakersfield, Calif., to Sam and Imogene Morton and passed away on March 2, 2017 in Stockton, Calif. at the age of 81.  More...

Chesley (Chet) Wass

An open house/celebration of life will be held for Chesley Elgin (Chet) Wass will be on the patio of the Carson Valley Country Club in Gardnerville, Nev., on Friday, March 17, 2017 from 5-6:30 pm.  Chet was born on Feb. More...

Jarold Vogt

Jarold L. Vogt, 90, died Jan. 11, 2017 in Winchester, Calif.  He was born in Boone, Neb., on April 11, 1926, the son of Oliver and Ann Vogt.  Jarold worked for the Mariposa County Road Department for 25 years. More...

Obituary Policy

At the Mariposa Gazette we continue a deep-seeded newspaper tradition no longer practiced by the majority of publications. That tradition is publishing obituaries for free. More...

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