August Ness

Obit:Monday, August 14, 1967

End of the Trail

Notices in this section are limited to names of those who have achieved pioneer status through many years in the North, or who are otherwise of unquestioned importance in the daily scene.

Death came for August Ness, 41, lifetime resident of Kenai on his first visit to the South 48. He passed away August 14 while visiting a brother in Medford, Oregon. A veteran of World War II, Ness is survived by three sisters and four brothers. Final rites were held August 19 in the Russian Orthodox Church at Kenai with interment in the Kenai Cemetery.� � [Nov1967]

Source: Alaska Sportsman, November 1967

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