obituary

Auburn preacher dies of heart attack on fishing trip

The Rev. Daniel Williamson, priest in charge of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Auburn and highly regarded clergyman in the Northern California Diocese, died of what is believ ...

Retired firefighter, former Auburn planning commissioner dies at 66

Alan Young, a longtime Auburn resident who dedicated much of his life to serving others through volunteerism, civic duty and public safety, died Tuesday in his home, about two year ...

Retired Placer County Sheriff William ‘Bill’ Scott passes away

Placer County law enforcement lost an “innovator and leader” among their ranks.    Retired Placer County Sheriff William “Bill” Scott pass ...

Jeff Bielar doing well in Wales

There was recently an obituary in the Auburn Journal for a Jeffrey Beeler. My condolences go to his family and friends, but my name is very similar to his. So to those who knew a ...

Paul Chamberlain, last in family’s 122-year line of Auburn lawyers, dead at 87

Paul Chamberlain, last in the line of a family of lawyers practicing in Auburn since 1888, has died at 87. Chamberlain, a lifelong Auburn resident who had practiced law in the cit ...