Marita Pauline Gates

...friends at the Nikiski Senior Center. Her family was everything to her," her daughter wrote.Rita was preceded in death by her sister, Darlene Harwood and parents, Paul and Mary Ellen Pazer.She is survived by her daughter, Pam Eady of Soldotna; son, Ivan...

Peter Eugene Biegel

...Nov. 7, 2015. He was born Oct. 4, 1934 in Wisconsin to Nell (Mohr) and Raymond Biegel. With eight of his brothers and sisters, they moved to Arizona when he was 9. There he attended high school at St. Mary's in Phoenix. Peter started college at...

Gary Wayne Webb

...Allyson Vincent of Nikiski, Molly TumSuden of Billings, Montana; grandsons Josiah Webb of Nikiski, and Jakob Murphy of Homer; sister Marlyn (Gary) Melland of California; brothers James (Jean) Webb, Warren Earnest (Judi) Webb, and Michael (Lynne...

In a somber, off-kilter Paris, mass murder leaves emptiness

...passengers stared into the distance, lost in thought. Cesar Combelle, a bass guitarist, was awakened Saturday morning by his sister, who called him panicked, thinking he might have been among at least 89 concert-goers killed at the Bataclan hall, where...

Review calls for changes in Alaska Department of Corrections

...Sarah Palin. Critics claim Palin fired him after he refused to dismiss a state trooper who had been involved in a contentious divorce with Palin's sister. Palin said Monegan was let go because of a disagreement over budget priorities.

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Michael Brian Daniels

...by his sons, Garrett, Aaron and Steven Daniels all of Watsonville, California; daughter Briana Daniels of California; sisters, Lisa Barrientos and Leslie Rudd and brother, Daryl Daniels all of California.Per Mike's wishes there will be no services...

Erin Callahan-Burdine

...Christine (Joseph) Callahan-Wilmer, of Rio Linda, California; brother, Jonathan C. Callahan, of Magalia, California; sister, Heather (Don) Lance, of Citrus Heights, California; maternal grandmother, Lorraine Childers, of Woodland California...

Sharon Berghone

...and Stephanie Davis; son, Larry Crouse; grandchildren, Meghan, Jerry and Henry Davis, and Kellijo and Joshua Crouse; sister, Barbara McKenzie; and brother, Dennis Berghone.In lieu of flowers, please donate to the $10 food bag at Safeway. Arrangements...

Robin Renee Huckabay

...grandparents. She is survived by her husband, Randy W. Huckabay of Nikiski; daughter, Nicole M. Huckabay-Darwin of Anchorage; sister, Darci A. Ornellas of Chugiak; and grandchildren, Leeloo M. Darwin of Anchorage and Michael J. Darwin Jr. of Anchorage...

What others say: Talking about suicide is difficult, but we must

...It's difficult for parents to explain why their daughter is dead. It's perfectly understandable that the brothers, sisters and parents of the dead may not want to talk.But it must be done. We must make Alaskans understand that this not only has...



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