Obituaries

George J. Einfeldt — March 31, 1933 to April 15, 2014

From the April 25, 2014 Edition

George Einfeld was born March 31, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, to Ellen and August Einfeldt. He lived in the Pine Mountain Club community from 1996 to 1999. He died April 15, 2014 in Highland, CA.

Elsa Mayvor Coppedge — May 3, 1925 to April 13, 2014

From the April 25, 2014 Edition

Elsa Coppedge, a resident of Lebec, passed away peacefully on April 13, 2014.

She was born on May 3, 1925 in Los Angeles to Swedish immigrants Erik and Kristina Ingels. Elsa graduated from Hollywood …

Joseph Sacchet Guerri — September 11, 1936 to March 21, 2014

From the April 18, 2014 Edition

Joseph Sacchet Guerri, 77 of Frazier Park, California passed away on March 21, 2014. He was born on September 11, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois. Joe was the thoroughly “Chicago-born-and-bred” young man, complete with the typical …

Thomas A. Collins, DDS — March 8, 1942 to March 27, 2014

From the April 11, 2014 Edition

Thomas A. Collins, DDS (who had a practice in Pine Mountain Village for several years), passed away March 27, 2014, shortly after being informed that he had pancreatic cancer.

Tom was born March 8, 1942 …

Frank Matthew Penna — April 8, 1938 to January 12, 2014

From the March 21, 2014 Edition

Frank Matthew Penna was the brother of Dennis Penna of Lebec and son of Carole Nives Penna, also of Lebec. He was an honorary member of our Mountain Community family and a frequent visitor here. …

Michael Bailey Hall — December 20, 1951 to March 13, 2014

From the March 21, 2014 Edition


Michael Bailey Hall was born December 20, 1951 in Greenville, South Carolina to Lee and Frances Hall. On March 13, 2014 he succumbed to pneumonia in a hospital in Bakersfield with friends and family at …

Carole Nives Penna — July 15, 1920 to March 8, 2014

From the March 14, 2014 Edition

Carole Penna passed away March 8, quietly in her sleep at Astoria Nursing Home in Sylmar, California. She was 93 years old.

Born in Brooklyn, New York on July 15, 1920 as Carole Nives, …

Eileen Sybil Brimble — May 16, 1924 to March 3, 2014

From the March 14, 2014 Edition

Eileen Brimble, who loved family, friends and animals, and who brought happiness to many hearts, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2014 at the age of 89.

Eileen lived a long and eventful life.  She …