Delores Bircher Willms 1933-2017

Delores Bircher Willms passed away Jan. 10, 2017 in Placerville, Calif. where she had been in a nursing home for eight years.

Delores was born Jan. 15, 1933 and raised in Kanopolis, Kan. She was the first of a set of twins born to Janet and Oliver Bircher. She graduated from the first nursing school at Fort Hays State College with a degree in nursing.

She married Robert Willms from Geneseo and they lived in San Francisco, Calif. Delores and Bob were active in Eastern Star and took many trips with the group. They retired in Cameron Park, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert Willms, and her brother, Leo Bircher.

Surviving family is her twin, Dorothy Bircher Morris (Roger), Shawnee, Kan; children, Mark (Joy) of Boston, Mass., Cheryl Latham of Sacramento, Calif., Janice Daley of San Francisco, and Greg Willms of Cameron Park. There are nine grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Jan. 28, 2017 at the Green Valley Mortuary, Cameron Park. A celebration of life will be held at Greg Willms.


Maria Rodriguez 1944-2017

Maria Rodriguez , Rescue, California 
November 13, 1944 - January 14, 2017 

Zachary Dale Tucker 1985-2017

Zachary Dale TUCKER , Georgetown, California 
January 4, 1985 - January 14, 2017 

Cynthia McCready 1958 - 2017


Cynthia “Cindy” Susan Matthews McCready, July 11, 1958 — Jan. 17, 2017

Cynthia “Cindy” Susan Matthews McCready, age 58, died of septic shock and end stage renal disease on Jan. 17, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif. She is survived by her husband, Matt; her sister, Kim Weber of Frasier Park, Calif.; her sons, Andrew and his wife, Aida of Sacramento and Kevin and his wife, Julianna of Kuna, Idaho; and grandchildren, Ayden, Isaac, Aria, Walter and Evelyn. She was preceded in death by her mother, Robbie of Oklahoma; and father, Vernon of Minnesota.

Cindy was born on July 11, 1958, in Montebello, Calif., to parents Robbie Carter Matthews and Vern Matthews. She graduated from Ventura Junior College. In 1979, she moved to Sacramento to play volleyball at Sacramento State and met Matt. She worked for JC Penneys for more than 20 years and retired in 2003.

Cindy was a great mother and a loving grandmother. She married Matt in 1982 and the couple had two children together. She was very active in helping her children in all of their sports activities and enjoyed many kinds of arts and crafts.

All memorial activities are for family only.


Lorraine Cook 1920-2017

Lorraine Cook, 96
June 15, 1920 - January 13, 2017
Pollock Pines, California