Margaret Susan Orr Klopfer

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 On the morning of March 19, 2015, Margaret Susan Orr Klopfer passed away in her sleep at the age of 66. Susan was born April 20, 1948, in Salem, Oregon, the middle of three daughters born to John and Betty Orr. She attended grade school in Amity and … [Read more...]

Keith L. Hardy

Keith L. Hardy, age 94 years of Ruth, NV passed away March 19, 2015 in Ely, Nevada.  He was born September 23, 1920 to Gilbert and Anna Marie Hardy. A complete Obituary will follow at a later date. … [Read more...]

Demont Hansen

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Demont Hansen passed peacefully on March 24, 2015.  Demont was born on October 5, 1921 at the family home in Monroe, Utah to Ernest Thomas Hansen and Lora Jane Farmer Hansen.  Demont was the 7th of 9 children.  At the age of 17, he fibbed about his … [Read more...]

Winston D. Smith

Winston D. Smith, age 89, of Hot Springs, SD, passed away March 21, 2015, at the Ft. Meade VA Medical Center, Ft. Meade, SD. Winston was born January 5, 1926, in Calwood Township, Callaway County, Missouri, to Burton Crane and Ruth (Miller) Smith. … [Read more...]

Dan Stevenson

Dan Stevenson, age 78, of Ely, passed away March 20, 2015.  No services are planned at this time. … [Read more...]

Bonnie Kay Hale Wallace

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Bonnie Kay Hale Wallace was born on March 18, 1950 and  died of natural causes in her home on March 22,  2015. She was born in Old Ruth Nevada to Charles and Gladys Hale, and grew up in the company of brothers: Roy, Lynn, Eugene and sisters: … [Read more...]

Harold D. “Danny” Plunkett  

Harold D. “Danny” Plunkett, age 72, of Geneva passed away on Friday March 13, 2015 at the Geneva Living Center South, NY. Family and friends may call from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday (March 16) at the McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home, 45 High St. … [Read more...]

Francis E. Hull


Francis was born in Ely, Nevada, the fourth of Walter G., Sr. and Anna J. Hull’s five children.  While growing up in Ely she benefitted from the guidance of her two older brothers and older sister.  After the attack on Pearl Harbor, these older … [Read more...]

Esther M. Ford


 Esther M. Ford age 96 years, passed away February 25, 2015 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  She was born October 20, 1918 in Roy, New Mexico to Demetrio and Rafaelita Mascarenas. Esther moved to Ruth, NV in 1954 and lived there until 2008, she then … [Read more...]

Virginia Mae O’Leary


 Virginia Mae O’Leary passed away February 26, 2015 in her home at Encampment, Wyoming after a long illness, surrounded by her loving family. Virginia “Ginger” was born June 30, 1941, to Ernest Merrill and Virginia (Terrell) in Los Angeles, … [Read more...]