Sarah Matthew, an Eagle River teen whose courageous battle against cancer united her community in support, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. She was 19.
Faye Eileen Erwin, 78, died Dec. 14, 2012 at her daughter’s home in Peters Creek. A service will be held Friday, Dec. 28 at Evergreens Eagle River Funeral Home, 11046 Chugiak Drive in Eagle River. Immediately following there will be a gathering of family and friends at the home of Dave and Sue Walker in Peters Creek. Burial will take place in late spring 2013 at Fort Richardson National Cemetery. Faye will be laid to rest with her husband of over 60 years, Charles, who preceded her in death.
Longtime Peters Creek resident Patricia Kay Halcomb died Nov. 13, 2012 surrounded by family and friends at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage. She was 61.
Longtime Eagle River resident Dennis J. Lozano died at home Nov. 30, 2012 with his wife of 40 years, Marie, at his side.
Frances (Frankie) B. Rebischke, 81, died at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage Nov. 22, 2012.
Janet Elaine Spears, 72, died at her home in Eagle River on Nov. 16, 2012, after a long battle with cancer. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends.
Simone Thomson died Nov. 12, 2012, at her Chugiak home. She was 87.