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Obituary: Albert Engelhardt March 17, 1935-March 15, 2014

on March 26, 2014 - 9:14am

ALBERT ENGELHARDT March 17, 1935-March 15, 2014

With profound regret the Engelhardt family announces the death of their beloved husband, father and grandfather. 

Albert was born in Toronto, Canada on March 17, 1935 and died on March 15, 2014.

He was a brilliant student at the University of Toronto where he received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering in 1958.  He got a Master of Science in 1959 and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 1961 at the University of Illinois. 

From 1961 to 1970, he worked at the Westinghouse Research Lab in Pittsburgh, Pa.; then from 1970 -1974 he


OBITUARY: Russell Knapp March 13, 2014

on March 15, 2014 - 7:20am

RUSSELL KNAPP March 13, 2014

Russell Knapp, 55, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, March 13. He is survived by his mother, Jennie, brothers David (Kim) and Gary (Sandy), nieces Vanna and Jenais, nephew David and numerous family members back east. 

A small memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 19, at the chapel at Trinity on the Hill. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Heart Association.


OBITUARY: David James Barsness Nov. 10, 1946–March 10, 2014

on March 13, 2014 - 10:33am

DAVID JAMES BARSNESS Nov. 10, 1946March 10, 2014

David James Barsness, 67, of Los Alamos, New Mexico died suddenly Monday March 10, 2014.

He was born to the late Webster and Stella Barsness, Nov. 10, 1946 in Fairbault, MN. David is survived by one son, Eric Barsness, his wife Kelli, and two grandchildren, Kaiya and Keelan. He is also survived by his three brothers, Webster, Richard and Peter Barsness.

A service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March15, 2014 at the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Los Alamos, NM.

Donations may be made to the Los Alamos Friends of the Shelter.


OBITUARY: Naomi C. Gibson Bowler April 16, 1937–March 3, 2014

on March 6, 2014 - 7:49pm

NAOMI C. GIBSON BOWLER April 16, 1937–March 3, 2014

Naomi C. Gibson Bowler of Los Alamos, NM, left this earth to be with her Lord, on March 3, 2014. Naomi Gibson was born April 16, 1937 in Farmington, NM. She graduated from Santa Fe High school, and worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory for many years.

Naomi Gibson married Albert Bowler and together they raised three children, and later adopted their grandchild. Naomi was a proud grandmother and great-grandmother to nine children.

She participated in many charities, community groups and bible studies.


OBITUARY: Dorothy Jay (Goetz) Hoard July 30, 1932–March 3, 2014

on March 6, 2014 - 8:55am

DOROTHY HOARD July 30, 1932–March 3, 2014

Dorothy Jay (Goetz) Hoard died in her home in Los Alamos on Monday, March 3 after a short illness, surrounded by loved ones. Dorothy was born to Jacob and Rosalie (Plunkitt) Goetz on July 30, 1932 in Carmel, California, the nearest community to their home above the Big Sur Coast. She was raised in nearby Salinas, and attended Salinas Union High School and the University of California at Berkeley.

Soon after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry, she married Donald Ellsworth Hoard on July 3, 1954. The couple arrived in Los Alamos in 1963



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