Western Amateur Radio Friendship Association

 

HEALTH & WELFARE

Pat Sneed KF6P SK

June 29, 2017

It is sad to report that Pat Sneed KF6P became a silent key on June 11th. She was the beloved wife of Ted Sneed who became a silent key in 2010. Ted was a former WARFA president for many years and Pat continued to be active with WARFA after Ted's passing.

Services took place on Thursday, June 29th at:

Mt. Zion Church
224 W. California Street
Ontario

 

Cards and letters can be sent to the family of Patricia Sneed at her home address:

936 Olive Street
Upland, Calif  91786-6812

 

HEALTH & WELFARE ARCHIVES

THE SISTER OF NET CONTROL BOB CRAIG K6AII PASSES AWAY

April 14, 2017

Bob's sister Nannette Skinner passed away in Los Angeles at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the age of 73. She has been a 26 year severer of Kidney transplants and dialysis treatments, which gives you an idea of the type of fighter she was. Nan worked as the payroll manager for Provident Mutual Life Insurance for many years until her kidney ailment. She is survived by her Son Mike, grandson Evette, her brothers Bob K6AII, Jess and William, sisters Millicent and Joyce; and the rest of her family and friends.  

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to https://www.gofundme.com/nanette-skinner-scholarship-fund

 

XYL OF TOM OLLIE KA6QDE PASSES ON

December 20, 2016

The wife of one of our WARFA net relay stations and OMIK member Tom Ollie KA6QDE passed away on Monday, December 19, 2016 in San Bernardino, Califormia.. 
         

 Send condolences to:     Thomas Ollie and Family
                                             214 South Iris Street
                                            San Bernardino, CA 92410

You can also e-mail Tom at    ka6qde@yahoo.com

 

WA6WER AL HOFFMEYER (Tree Top Al)/SK

September 15, 2016

"Al, WA6WER “in the trees” he would say from Grass valley passed away September 14, 2016 in Grass Valley. He was born Nov. 29, 1928 to Hendrick and Amelia Ebker Hoffmeyer in San Mateo California.

Al is survived by his wife of 38 years, Judy; daughter Sherrie Downie; stepsons Bob (Debbie) Reuter, Randy (Janelle) Reuter, Larry (Anna) Reuter; and numerous nieces and nephews; as well as 18 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his son Blaine Hoffmeyer; and stepson Steve Reuter (Extra Class amateur), both this year.

Judy, also a ham needs cards and letters to let her know that we are still family.

JUDY HOFFMEYER
14344 HIGHLAND DR
GRASS VALLEY, CA 95945

 

WA6JEF/SK

June 18, 2016

It is with deep sadness to report that Ron Stuart bacame I silent key on June 17th. Ron was originally from Concord Contra Costa County in Northern California and was active in the Grizzly Peak VHF and Mount Diablo Amateur Clubs in the1970's and 80's. Ron served his country in the Coast Guard in the 1960s. He moved to Newhall in Southern California in the 1990s and a few years ago moved further south to Fallbrook where he lived until his passing. Ron had attended several of the retreats in Valencia in the 90's and 2000s. He is survived by his wife Carol.


Candid photo of Ron at the 2011 Spring Retreat

A memorial service was held on July 28, 2016 at the Miramar National Cemetery in the San Diego area. Condolences can be sent to:

Carol Stuart
1411 Los Amigos
Fallbrook, CA 92028

 

 

W6PCH/SK


It is with deep sadness to report that Marco Vallery became a silent key. When he check into the WARFA net, he always gave his QTH as Carson By-The-See Number 1. He is survived by his XYL, Lupe KB6PPH.

Final rites were held on Thursday, July 14th at:

ALL SOULS MORTURARY
4400 Cherry Ave in Long Beach

Guest book signing may still be available by clicking here.

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