Roy Vernon Friesen died March 26, 2017 at the age of 83. He was born in Pasadena, served in the U.S. Navy and National Guard, and worked in woodworking.
A Mountain Area resident for 25 years, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel.
Mr. Friesen is survived by his siblings Gail McTaggart and Janice Bay; and a niece Jamie Bay.
A memorial service was held last week in Oakhurst.
Remembrances can be made in his name to St. Joseph the Worker Mission, 56522 Road 200, North Fork, 93643.