Life Tributes for the week of 11/20/18

Reinhold Hoge
Reinhold Hoge, beloved husband, father, uncle and ‘GranPa’ fell asleep in death Nov. 10, 2018. He was 92 years old.

Born in the village of Rotenstein, Yugoslavia, Reinhold is survived by his wife of 59 years, Rosalind; their daughter Linda; his brother, Arnold; his adopted daughter, Jessica; and nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his sister, Ramona.

Born in the village of Rotenstein, Yugoslavia, Reinhold met Rose in Banning, California and shortly after their marriage, moved to Utah to serve as full time ministers of Jehovah. Four years later, they moved to San Bernardino, California where they raised their daughter, Linda.

Reinhold managed his own flooring business and volunteered at several Kingdom Halls and assembly projects throughout California.
Reinhold was known for his work ethic and determination to give his best to Jehovah.

After moving his family to Susanville to serve where the need was greater, he continued to serve over the next 17 years. At the age of 74 years old, Reinhold was still installing floors, working the farm and spending most of his time in the ministry teaching others about the Bible.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses located at 2404 Paul Bunyan Road Susanville, California 96130. A small reception followed.
In lieu of flowers, a GoFundMe account has been set up to assist the family.


Edwin (Ed) Anderson

Edwin (Ed) Anderson passed away peacefully in his own home Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 in Doyle, California. He was born Sept. 8, 1945 in Butte, Montana to Oscar and Louise Anderson.

Enlisting in the United States Army in 1965, he served in Korea and was honorably discharged in 1971. He started his secondary education at Eastern Montana College in Billings, Montana. He graduated from New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico with a bachelor of arts degree.

Ed was a carpenter along with many other skills and interests. He had a passion for geology, had gold mine claims and was once a commercial fisherman. He loved his family, friends, old cars, fishing and spending time at the Buck Inn. Ed lived by his principles, owed no man any debt and was passionate about his beliefs. He proudly served his local VFW, Honey Lake Post 6356, in Herlong, California.

He is survived by his children, Justin (Kerry) Anderson and Jeanette (Paddy) O’Brien; and two sisters, Myrna (Buck) Varner and Edith (David) Powell; several nieces and nephews; along with countless step dogs.

In lieu of flowers, Ed would have wanted donations to your local Veterans of Foreign War Post. There will be a Celebration of Life at the Buck Inn located at 434-940 Doyle Loop, Doyle, California at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. If you would like to lift a glass in his honor, please join his family and friends at this time.



August G. Nauyoks Jr.

August G. Nauyoks Jr. was born Aug. 6, 1939 in Susanville, California and went to rest on Oct. 10, 2018 in Cedarville, California.

August lived in Wendel, California until 1960, attending Wendel and Lassen schools. He was one of the last three students to graduate from Amedee Elementary School. He attended Lassen High School graduating in the Class of 1959. He participated in football, baseball, track and field and wrestling. He went to work hauling hay and working ranches in Lassen and Modoc counties. August moved to Arbuckle and drove truck for 53 years. He returned to Herlong, California in 2006.

August is preceded in death by his parents, August Sr. and Gertrude Nauyoks; wife, Bonnie; brother, Chester Nauyoks; sister, Lillian Nauyoks.

He is survived by his brothers, Frank (Loraine) Nauyoks of Lawton, Oklahoma; Elijah Nauyoks, of North Highlands, California; John Nauyoks, of Williston, South Carolina; sister, Leola Price, of Herlong, California; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be held at a later date in the spring.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Lassen High Alumni Association, P.O. Box 471 Susanville, Ca. 96130 in memory of August or a charity of your choice.