Fortuna Obituaries

Fortuna Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Fortuna, CA

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  • Monday Oct 29 | via North Coast Journal Weekly Politics 

    Open Door Officially Opens in Fortuna

    The Fortuna Chamber of Commerce organized the traditional ribbon cutting for the grand opening of the new Fortuna Open Door Community Center with the help of Humboldt County Second District Supervisor Estelle Fennell, St. Joseph Health Humboldt CEO Roberta Luskin-Hawk, North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman, ODCHC interim CEO Cheyenne Spetzler and ODCHC Board President Kathy Moxon, among others. Open Door Community Health Centers officially added a new facility to its already formidable collection Oct. 26, when officials cut the ribbon on its new state-of-the-art health center in Fortuna.


  • Saturday Oct 27 | via The News-Review 

    Dollie Leola Beck

    Dollie Leola Beck died Sunday, Oct 21, 2018, in Roseburg, OR, after several years of declining health. She was born May 15, 1930, in Silverton, OR, to Raleigh and Irene Groshong.


  • Oct 16, 2018 | via Times-Standard 

    Former - Accent on People' editor dies at 89

    She was a young wife and mother living in Fortuna in the late 1950s when she began freelancing part-time for the Humboldt Times newspaper, covering general news and writing feature stories. In an interview Dinsmore did with the Times-Standard for its 150th anniversary special edition in 2004, she said that she always liked writing.


  • Sep 23, 2018 | via Redwood Times 

    Stained glass celebration

    Pictured are the first four stained glass windows created by Jeanette Carson for St. Francis' Episcopal Church in Fortuna. Pictured from left are the St. Clare Window, St. Francis Window, Commitment Window and Parenting Window.