John L. Callahan

Obit:Jul 1968

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.

John L. Callahan, 63, a twenty-nine-year Alaskan, was found dead at his Gold Creek cabin on July 7. He had worked as a miner in the Juneau area and in the Willow Creek gold mines. At his death he was employed as a plumber in Kenai. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mellie Callahan of Kenai, a daughter, Mrs. Jessy Henner of Fairbanks, a son, Daniel of Kenai, and a stepson, Hal Wilson. [Aug1968]

Source: Alaska Sportsman, Aug 1968

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