Gone But Not Forgotten
Donald Ray Hole graduated to glory on April 11, 2018. Our banty rooster Marine fought long and hard with heart disease for 34 years. He was born in Deer Lodge, Montana in 1934. He proudly served his country as a Marine sergeant during the Korean War. Following his service, he worked 30 years for Western Electric.
Don was married to the love of his life, Christine, for 61 years. Together they raised three children, Susie, Don, and Laurie. He taught his children good, old fashioned work ethic, honesty, and loyalty. Don’s wonderful sense of humor will be what we miss most. Don loved his three children, nine grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two of his sisters, Doreen and Joann, who loved their brother very much.
A short memorial service with military honors will be held at Riverside National Cemetery, Friday, May 4 at 2:15 pm. Arlington Mortuary, Directors (800) 275-4648
Jack Williams Jr.
Age 91, long time resident of Rubidoux, Ca, passed away at his son’s home in Bremerton, WA April 6, 2018 with family at his bedside. He was preceded in death by his son Arvel. He is survived by Lois, his wife of 71 years; son Sidney and his wife Susan; Arvel’s wife Kathy; 6 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. He retired after 30 years working at Kaiser Steel and pastored the First Pentecostal Church in Rubidoux. Jack was a veteran from the Army.
David Leroy Dewitt
Age 85, passed away on April 22, 2018 at South Lake Tahoe, CA. David was born in Corona, CA on November 22, 1932. He attended school in Corona and lettered in football at Corona High. He started classes at Riverside City College before enlisting in the U.S. Air Force. David served 4 years in the USAF as a radar technician at Eglin AFB, Florida, reaching the rank of Staff Sargeant. David married Joyce Self July 11, 1953 while in the service.
Returning to California, David worked for more than 35 years as a Customer Engineer at IBM where he serviced mainframe computers across all of the Inland Empire and Clark County, Nevada, before retiring in 1991. David and Joyce moved to South Lake Tahoe in 1996. A true blue Dodgers fan, David could only rarely be found without his Dodgers cap. David is survived by his wife of 64 years Joyce (Self); sons David (Sue) and Mark (Andrea) and his daughter Susan (Lynn).