Linda Machael

Linda Machael Linda Machael, 64, of Hawthorne, passed away Monday, May 29 after a lengthy illness.  Born in Chicago, Ill., Linda was known for her “wicked” sense of humor, with her favorite holidays being Halloween and April Fool’s Day.  She loved being outrageous and being “that” member of the family.  This unique trait, coupled with… [More…]

Ella Holybee

Ella Holybee Ella Holybee died peacefully at her home in Sparks, Nev. on May 9, 2017. Ella was born on Aug. 29, 1949 in Grand Junction, Colo. The first of nine children, Ella’s family later settled in Susanville, Calif., where Ella met and married her dearest love, Dick. During their 50 years of marriage, they… [More…]

Janet Bailey

Janet Bailey A Celebration of Life will be held for Janet Bailey on Saturday, June 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Legion in Hawthorne. A potluck dinner will follow (please bring your favorite dish).  

Brian Morgan Mattson

Brian Morgan Mattson Brian Morgan Mattson passed away May 30 at Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno. He was born on Jan. 27, 1971 in Bridgeport, Calif. Surviving Brian is his daughter, Jessica Lynn Mattson; mother, Sandra Mattson; grandfather, H.A. (Pete) Gunn of Hawthorne. He is also survived by his biological father, Robert Wolfe of… [More…]

Barbara Eleanore Brandt

Longtime Mina resident Barbara Eleanore Brandt peacefully passed away at Mount Grant Hospital on Sunday May 21, 2017. She was born in Monterey, Calif. on Dec. 27, 1935 to Margot Larue and Cecil Peterson. While growing up, Brandt attended several schools, even 3rd grade in Babbitt and 10th grade at MCHS. She finished high school… [More…]

Leslie Wayne Parsons

Leslie Wayne Parsons, age 78, passed away May 3, 2017.  He was born Dec. 2, 1938 in Saco, Mo.  He became a resident of Beatty in 1989.  Les served in the United States Navy aboard the USS Hailey (DD556) from 1956 to 1959.  Later, he owned and operated NAPA Auto Parts in the towns of… [More…]

Margaret Lee Morris

Margaret Lee Morris passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Renown Hospital in Reno, Nev. She was born to Riley and Doris Kent on Nov. 3, 1954 in Borger, Texas. Margaret lived in the Panhandle of Texas for most of her childhood. Her maternal grandmother, Ms. Opal Hollars lived in Plainview, Texas and Margaret’s family… [More…]

Anna Edith Meadors Fuller Howell

  Anna Edith Meadors Fuller Howell passed to her maker May 12, 2017 after living a long and fruitful life of some 104 years. Anna was a resident of Hawthorne for over seventy years, having come here from Weumka, Okla., where she was born Aug. 19, 1912. She once wrote her biography where she described… [More…]

Aletha Lininger

Aletha Lininger passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 92. She was born in New Market, Iowa and grew up on a farm there. She met and married Donald in Clarinda, Iowa where they settled down and started raising a family. When jobs were scarce, they moved to Hawthorne, where they built… [More…]

Pamela Jeanne Neil

September 1947 – April 2017 Our loving mother, grandmother and sister, Pam Neil passed away peacefully in Reno, Nev. on April 24, 2017, after a two year battle with cancer and now resides in her heavenly home. A born-again Christian, Pam attended the First Baptist Church, in Hawthorne. She will be greatly missed by her… [More…]