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Obituary: Carol Ann Johnson Dec. 27, 2021


Carol Ann Johnson, 82, a Gig Harbor resident, died December 27, 2021.

Carol (a.k.a. Nana) was like no other, selfless, nurturing, and a shining light of God’s love for all of us.  She touched many lives as a retired pediatric nurse, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She will be greatly missed.

Family members include her husband, Jim; son Kevin and his wife June of Seattle, WA; son Timothy and his wife Marcie of Los Alamos, NM; daughter Kerry and her husband Scott of Gig Harbor, WA; grandchildren Christopher, Michael, Jack, Hannah, Emily, Cole, Read More

Obituary: Sister Lizabeth Rutherford Dec. 13, 1946 – Dec. 17, 2021

Sister Lizabeth Rutherford Dec. 13, 1946 – Dec. 17, 2021

On Friday, December 17, 2021, Sister Lizabeth Rutherford surrendered herself totally to her Maker.

Elizabeth Ann was born in Flint, Michigan on December 13, 1946, to Perry and Rita (Tacekens) Rutherford. She was the fifth child in a family of seven brothers, Tom, Pat, Joe, Don, Bob, Ken, and Victor. In 1950, the family moved to Los Alamos, New Mexico where Perry worked at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

Liz was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Tom, Joe, and Ken. She is survived by four brothers, Don (Liz) of Grand Rapids, Read More

Obituary: David Dee Clinton May 31, 1939 – Dec. 7, 2021

DAVID DEE CLINTON May 31, 1939 – Dec. 7, 2021

David was born in Denver, Colo., on May 3, 1939. In the early 1950s he moved to Los Alamos, NM, with his parents, Donald F. and Billie E. Clinton.

After high school and having attended Menlo Park College in California, he traveled by rail, bicycle and on skis throughout Europe, where he met his future, wife, Corry, in the Netherlands.

It took another three years before they would marry and live in Albuquerque, NM, to attend UNM. The draft caught up with him. After teaching several years at Keesler AFB, he worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory until his retirement Read More

Obituary: William Jack Worlton June 5, 1927 – Dec. 20, 2021

WILLIAM JACK WORLTON June 5, 1927 – Dec. 20, 2021

William Jack Worlton, age 94, of Salt Lake City, Utah passed away on Monday, December 20, 2021. He was born June 5, 1927.

“Jack” worked as the head of C Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory for many years.

A funeral service for Jack will be held Thursday, December 30, 2021, at 1:00 PM at Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 S Highland Drive, Millcreek, Utah 84106.

Following the funeral service will be an interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, 3401 Highland Dr, Millcreek, Utah 84106.

Jack is in the care of Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park and Mortuary. Fond memories Read More

Obituary: Nicholas Joseph Nagy III July 11, 1947 – Dec. 17, 2021

NICHOLAS JOSEPH NAGY III July 11, 1947 – Dec. 17, 2021

Nicholas Joseph Nagy III, 74, beloved husband and father, was called to his eternal resting place to join his wife, Ann on Friday, December 17, 2021.

He entered this world on July 11, 1947, in Toledo, OH, born to Nicholas and Cecilia B. Nagy.

He is survived by his son, Christopher Nagy, his wife, Liz and their four daughters, Katherine, Jane, Rachel, and Anna; daughter, Elizabeth “Beth Anne” Parker and her husband, Brad.

Nick was an employee at the Los Alamos National Laboratory for nearly 44 years, and upon his retirement he chose to serve as a volunteer Read More

Obituary: Lucinda ‘Lucy’ Rebecca Stallings Oct. 3, 1932 – Dec. 15, 2021

LUCINDA REBECCA STALLINGS Oct. 3, 1932 – Dec. 15, 2021

Lucinda “Lucy” Rebecca Stallings, born October 3, 1932, passed away on December 15, 2021, at the age of 89.

She was born in Bingham Canyon, Utah and raised in Santa Fe, NM.

In 1950, she met and married the “Love of Her Life”, James E. Stallings. They would call Los Alamos “Home” for the next 71 years. They celebrated their 71st Wedding Anniversary together in their home on September 12th.

She is survived by her loving husband, James and their four children; Sandra Anderson of Sharon, Connecticut; Loretta Jo Finley (Darryl) of Albuquerque; Randy Read More

Obituary: Richard Cummings April 20, 1934 – Dec. 9, 2021

RICHARD “BOYD” CUMMINGS April 20, 1934 – Dec. 9, 2021

Richard “Boyd” Cummings, 87, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, in Albuquerque, NM.

A Celebration of Boyd’s Life will take place 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 18 at Fuller Lodge in Los Alamos, NM. Friends of Boyd and his family are welcome. 

Boyd was born April 20, 1934, in Heber, Utah, to Boyd Strong and Marjorie Agnes Cummings. His family on both sides were part of the original pioneering families that settled and built many of the thriving small towns that dot the picturesque Heber Valley in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains. The towns of Heber and Midway always Read More

Obituary: Frances Ann Taylor Feb. 24, 1938 – July 3, 2021

FRANCES ANN TAYLOR Feb. 24, 1938 – July 3, 2021

Frances Ann Taylor (née Lamb) a longtime resident of Los Alamos, rejoined her husband, James, at the age of 83, peacefully July 3, 2021, at home in the company of her loving family. 

She will be interred beside her beloved husband, James Taylor, in Brownwood, TX.

She was born in Brownwood, TX Feb. 24, 1938 to educators Edward and Lois Lamb (née Taylor). She was the oldest of three children. Her younger siblings were Lois Marlene Schneider (Melvin), and Edward Lamb Jr. (Marilyn), both of whom predeceased Frances.

She graduated from Brownwood High School Read More

Obituary: Rosemary Lottie Matuszak Nov. 14, 2021


Rosemary Lottie Matuszak, 80, passed away on Sunday, November 14, 2021 in Albuquerque, NM from complications resulting from Alzheimer’s dementia.

Rosemary was born Rosemarie Gabridge in Detroit, MI, but had her name legally changed to Rosemary before age 20. She met her sweetheart, Michael Leonard Matuszak, at age 14, and they dated until they wed on Sept. 1, 1962.

Rosemary and Michael lived in several different cities including Detroit, MI, Newark, OH, White Rock, NM, Bluff City, TN, and St. Louis, MO, but ended up back in NM which Rosemary had Read More

Obituary: Kathleen Liana Bowles May 17, 1988 – Nov. 22, 2021

KATHLEEN LIANA BOWLES May 17, 1988 – Nov. 22, 2021

Kathleen (Katie) Liana Bowles passed away at the age of 33. Katie was an only child and is survived by her father Thomas and mother Jeanne Bowles.

Katie was born and raised in Los Alamos and lived in Rio Rancho at the time of her death. Family was very important to Katie and when she was 12, we went to a family reunion in Maryland at which she said, “You mean I am related to all 92 people here?” We answered yes, and Katie stayed in close touch with many of her cousins who we would regularly visit in California, Maryland, and Florida.

Katie loved to travel and accompanied Read More

Obituary: George Anderson Sept. 20, 1934 – Dec. 4, 2021

GEORGE HARRIS ANDERSON on Sept. 20, 1934 – Dec. 4, 2021

George Harris Anderson passed away peacefully at The Ridge Assisted Living on December 4, 2021, in Park City, Utah.

George was born on September 20, 1934, in Albert Lea, Minnesota to George Harris Anderson and Bella Wold Anderson. His early years were in Lake Mills and Pringhar, Iowa. His father was superintendent of public utilities, and his mother was a pharmacist.

In 7th grade he moved to Hartley, Iowa. He graduated from high school in 1952 having played alto clarinet in marching band, acting in many plays, singing in the chorus, glee club Read More

Obituary: Melvin Chaney Nov. 23, 1924 – Dec. 2, 2021

MELVIN COLEMAN CHANEY Nov. 23, 1924 – Dec. 2, 2021

Melvin Coleman Chaney was born in a quiet Chicago suburb where boys in knickers ran free, climbed trees, played baseball under no supervision, formed secret clubs in attics, and swam in summer pools and lakes. 

In winter he learned a strong smooth ice skate that carried into his late age.  His parents’ house was full of music. Mel could identify symphonies and operas after hearing a few measures – sometimes a few notes.

Despite the scarcities of the Great Depression, his parents found a way to buy him a camera, which was his most prized possession. Read More

Obituary: Sevedeo Lujan Jr. Dec. 26, 1931 – Dec. 1, 2021

SEVEDEO (GOOFY) LUJAN JR. Dec. 26, 1931 – Dec. 1, 2021

Sevedeo (Goofy) Lujan Jr. passed away peacefully on Wednesday December 1, 2021 at his home.

He was born in Española, New Mexico on December 26, 1931 to Sevedeo and Ascension Lujan.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Noe, Tony, Benny, Felix, Toby W. Lujan and his sisters, Martha Lujan and Cordelia Long.

Goofy is survived by his wife Jackie, daughter Vicky (John), stepsons Greg and Travis Horn, brother Toby J. Lujan, sisters-in-law Patty and Rose Lujan. Also many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Sevedeo (Goofy) served his Read More

Obituary: Helen Finney March 14, 1935 – Oct. 31, 2021

HELEN ELIZABETH SHERMAN FINNEY March 14, 1935 – Oct. 31, 2021

Helen Elizabeth Sherman Finney died in the early morning hours of Sunday October 31, 2021. She died from pancreatic cancer.

Helen was born March 14, 1935 in Hartsdale, NY to Owena and Roger Sherman. She was the third of four children and the only girl. Hers was a difficult breech birth, requiring assistance from the volunteer fire department. The lifesaving efforts left her with the crooked smile that her husband would find so charming. Additionally, the story made The New York Times and Helen believed that surviving those critical Read More

Obituary: Michael D. Williams Nov. 29, 2021


Michael D. Williams suddenly passed away on November 29, 2021, in Los Alamos, New Mexico. He was 82. Mike’s rare qualities in rare combination triumphed over the monumental challenges to which he was dedicated – protecting the environment — beginning way back, before clean air was considered necessary, let alone possible. Ever improving the air, Mike was an effective ally of all creatures that see or breathe.

He engineered original contributions in the field of computer simulations of visual effects of smoke plumes and won two Distinguished Performance Read More

Obituary: Alvah E. Miller March 17, 1935 – Dec. 1, 2021

ALVAH E. MILLER March 17, 1935 – Dec. 1, 2021

Alvah E. Miller, born March 17, 1935, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021.

Alvah was born in South Dakota and was a long time New Mexico resident. Alvah was a loving and dedicated husband and father. 

He enlisted in the United States Air Force after high school – serving 23 years. Then was employed by NRAO-VLA and retired from Los Alamos National Laboratories in Los Alamos, NM.

Alvah is survived by his children, Alicia, Andrew and wife, Sharon, and Annette; grandchildren, Ashley and husband, Justin, and Shayla Miller. Alvah is also survived by his Read More

Obituary: Arnold F. Walter July 23, 1931 – Nov. 19, 2021

ARNOLD FREDUSS WALTER July 23, 1931 – Nov. 19, 2021

Arnold Freduss Walter, a longtime resident of Los Alamos, passed Friday Nov. 19, 2021 with family members at his side.

He was preceded in death by his parents Nellie and Esmond Walter, and by his sister Evelyn Shoop.

Arnold was born July 23, 1931 in Lead, South Dakota. He graduated from Black Hills State Teachers College and Dunwoody College. Arnold worked as an Architect and as a Draftsman, and he retired from AMOCO / British Petroleum in Denver, CO.

After college, Arnold served in the United States Armed Forces, Army, in the 1950s and was Honorably Read More

Obituary: Thomas A. Brown Jan. 24, 1932 – Nov. 30, 2021

THOMAS A. BROWN Jan. 24, 1932 – Nov. 30, 2021

Thomas (Tom) A. Brown, age 89, died after a long, wonderful life Nov. 30, at home surrounded by loved ones. He was born Jan. 24, 1932 in New London, Wisconsin, the son of Fred A. and Marion E. (Pierce) Brown.

Tom served with the U.S. Navy in Korea during the Korean War. After the war, Tom became a beloved teacher and coach in Los Alamos. He enriched the lives of all he touched.

At the time of his passing, Tom was retired and living in Santa Fe, with his wife of 43 years, Gloria V. Brown. His love for her was beautiful and endless.  A love that all hope to find and Read More

Obituary: Allen Henry Medendorp April 16, 1943 – Nov. 21, 2021

ALLEN HENRY MEDENDORP April 16, 1943 – Nov. 21, 2021

Allen Henry Medendorp, age 78, lost his fight with pancreatic cancer in the early morning of November, 21, 2021 in Los Alamos, NM. 

He was born April 16, 1943 to Henry and Annette Medendorp in Grand Haven, MI.

He was preceded in death by his parents and by his wife of 54 years, Mary Medendorp. They were married on June 16, 1967.

He is survived by his three children, Gregory A. Medendorp (Anna) of Albuquerque, NM; Lisa A. Navarrete (James) of San Antonio, TX; and Brian J. Medendorp (Haley) of Nashua, NH. Al has two grandchildren, Elena Navarrete of San Read More