John Ward

John Ward

Tuesday morning. August 31, 2021 John Ward, after he made sure he was all spit and polished, hair in place, cleanly shaved with a splash of men’s cologne, decided, after 93 year, to depart this earthy realm and explore the unknown of eternity. John Ward . . . Read Full Story >>

Melissa Dawn Hileman

Melissa Dawn Hileman

Melissa Dawn Hileman was born July 10, 1976, in Boise, Idaho to Barry Sr. and Mary Hileman. Melissa passed away at home in Ridgecrest on August 30, 2021. In December 2009, Melissa began her contribution to supporting the Warfighter as a Senior Office Manager for . . . Read Full Story >>

Maria Theresa Segovia

Maria Theresa Segovia

Maria Theresa Segovia passed away on August 24, 2021, at 90 years old. Those in the Trona and Ridgecrest communities may have known her as Terry, but she also answered to Theresa, Grandma Terry (whether she was your grandmother or not), Grandma Great, Grandma Grape, . . . Read Full Story >>

April and Christy Juelke

April and Christy Juelke April Lynn Biddlingmeier Juelke passed away June 12, 2021, in Las Vegas, Nevada. April was born April 21, 1961 to Leroy and Barbra Biddlingmeier in Ridgecrest, California. Christy Lynn Juelke passed away July 3, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada, to follow . . . Read Full Story >>

Florence Morphis

Florence Morphis

Florence Morphis, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed into the arms of her Heavenly Father on Aug. 27, 2021, at High Desert Haven. She was born Dec. 17, 1930, in Bolivar, PA. She grew up in Bolivar, PA., and was there until she moved to . . . Read Full Story >>

Jerald (Jody) N Allred

Jerald (Jody) N Allred

Jerald (Jody) N Allred November 17, 1929 – August 26, 2021 Jerald N Allred, known to all as ‘Jody’, went to his heavenly home to be with his beloved wife, Shirley, and youngest daughter, Lisa, on August 26, 2021. Jody was 91 years young. Jody . . . Read Full Story >>

Billy Furl Pemberton

Billy Furl Pemberton

Billy Furl Pemberton was born in Lone Jack, Missouri, on September 25, 1932. He moved to Ridgecrest, California, in 1999, where he passed away on August 12, 2021. Billy retired as a TSGT from the United States Air Force in 1972, where he served for . . . Read Full Story >>

Monica Anne Davis

Monica was born to Mike Tanner and Sheila Gilpin Tanner on October 4, 1961 at NOTS hospital at China Lake, CA. She went home to Jesus on August 5, 2021 at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital, Ridgecrest, CA. Monica graduated from Mesquite High School. She worked at . . . Read Full Story >>

Dora Alicia Cavazos

Dora Alicia Cavazos (May 28, 1938 – July 30, 2021) Long time resident Dora Alicia Cavazos, 83, of Ridgecrest passed away July 30, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dora was born May 28, 1938 in Weslaco Texas.  Prior to coming to Ridgecrest, as a Navy . . . Read Full Story >>

Marietta Vera Pinchem

Marietta Vera Pinchem (Waller), a Ridgecrest resident of 53 years, passed away at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital on July 28th, 2021 surrounded by her loved ones. She was 93. Marietta was born in Duarte, California on September 17th, 1927 and was the baby of six children . . . Read Full Story >>

Rolf “Orin” Gilbertson

Rolf “Orin” Gilbertson, age 82, of Carson City, Nevada, passed away on July 18, 2021 at home surrounded by loved ones while in the care of Kindred Hospice following a stroke and then a devastating fall. Orin, as he was known, was born on July . . . Read Full Story >>

John Edwin Swanson

John Edwin Swanson

John Edwin Swanson made his final journey to his heavenly home on July 19, 2021 under the care of the Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. He was born into a farming family August 2, 1934 to John Edwin Swanson, Sr. and Mercedes Cordray in Columbus, Kansas. He . . . Read Full Story >>

Jennifer Lee Burke

Jennifer Lee Burke

After suffering a severe asthma attack and being airlifted from Ridgecrest Hospital to Riverside hospital, at the age of 31, Jennifer Lee Burke was welcomed home into God’s loving and warm embrace on June 5th, 2021. Jennifer’s favorite sound was laughter. Her favorite color hot . . . Read Full Story >>

Andrea Eyre

Andrea Eyre

Andrea Eyre, beloved daughter and sister, passed away unexpectantly on July 18th, 2021, at the age of 30. Andrea was born in Ridgecrest, CA to Vince and Vickie Eyre on June 19th, 1991. She attended Burroughs High School and graduated from California Baptist University School . . . Read Full Story >>

Sarah (Ginger) Smith

Sarah (Ginger) Smith

Sarah (Ginger) Smith, 80, of Ridgecrest, passed away peacefully on July 9, 2021 at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. Ginger was born on December 30, 1940 to Alfred and Edith Roberts in Fort McClellan, Alabama. After her father retired from the Army she moved to Apopka, FL . . . Read Full Story >>

Bob Edwards

Bob Edwards

Bob Edwards, owner of Advanced Transmissions, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 1:45 AM. Bob, my amazing love, best friend, and soulmate lost his life from complications due to his asthma and COPD. He was well loved, a friend to many, and will be . . . Read Full Story >>

Kathryn Jean Schimpf

Kathryn Jean Schimpf

It is with great sadness that the family of Kathryn Jean Schimpf announces that she has gone home to be with the Lord. Kathy was born in Shabbat Sheboygan Wisconsin on 9/8 1953. She moved to California in 1972 and made it her home. She . . . Read Full Story >>

Ronald Davis Braid

Ronald Davis Braid

Ronald Davis Braid left us for eternal life on July 18, 2021 at the age 82. He was born and raised in Charleston, S.C. After graduating high school, he served in the United States Air Force for four years as an Electronics Technician. Following his . . . Read Full Story >>

David (Dave) Allen Gunn II

David (Dave) Allen Gunn II

It is with deep sadness that the family of David (Dave) Allen Gunn II announce his passing on Monday, July 12, 2021, at his home in Ridgecrest, CA.  Dave was born September 11, 1972 in Ridgecrest, CA.  He was 48 years old at the time . . . Read Full Story >>

Sarah ’Ginger’ Smith

Sarah ’Ginger’ Smith

Sarah (Ginger) Smith, 80, of Ridgecrest, passed away peacefully on July 9, 2021 at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. Ginger was born on December 30, 1940 to Alfred and Edith Roberts in Fort McClellan, Alabama. After her father retired from the Army she moved to Apopka, FL . . . Read Full Story >>