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Rie Munoz Gallery opens Dale DeArmond exhibit Friday

...Library who would tell us to be quiet. She retired in 1979, at age 65.When DeArmond and her husband moved to the Sitka Pioneer Home in 1991, she brought her wood engraving press and other equipment. For the next eight years she produced individual...
Sitka Summer Music Festival presents Sitka Cello Seminar

...and they will offer a special performance for the high school campers. They will also make outreach visits to the Sitka Pioneer Home, the long-term care facility at Sitka Community Hospital, and the residential shelter of Sitkans Against Family...
Author Straley to visit Juneau this weekend of his early book projects in Sitka was a series of written profiles of the elderly residents of the Sitka Pioneer Home, which were paired with black-and-white portraits taken by photographer Scott Chambers. The project, organized...
A life preserved in letters, love

...the tension in the air."Brodersen said reading was something his grandmother enjoyed until her death at the Sitka Pioneers' Home. Clauson moved from Pelican in 2010 when her health began to fail, Brodersen said. On visits to his grandma...
Author pens book on Alaska - then and now

...Bear. He lived there 30 years, working as a commercial fisherman and the harbor master, until retiring to the Sitka Pioneer Home. Also in Cordova, Bernard visits with Joe Bernard's nephews, Bill and Bob Bernard, and even finds the remnants...
Accumulated fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 4

...civilization and the hot weather was too much, so he returned to Alaska. On July 7, 1955, he was admitted to the Sitka Pioneer home. By January, he was already looking forward to another Alaska spring, although he knew he was dying of cancer...

Rita T. ThomasRita T. Thomas (Travers) died May 15, 2013 surrounded by loved ones at the Sitka Pioneers Home. Services will be held June 1 at the Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Juneau. A full obituary will follow.
Death Notices
Elizabeth Clauson Woods

...long and be so wise. It was, to the little girl, a seemingly impossible amount of time a duration only superhumans could accomplish. Elizabeth Woods Clauson passed away while dreaming in the Sitka Pioneers' Home on August 27. She was 93.
Josephine Abel Doerr

...away at the age of 94 on October 8, 2013 at the Sitka Pioneers Home. No public services will be conducted at her make a memorial donation may submit them to:Sitka Pioneers Home Auxiliary FundSitka Pioneers Home 120 Katlian StreetSitka...
Gertrude E Madsen

...Martin J. Madsen (Barbra), and JoAnn M. Sidney (James) all of Juneau, Alaska. Sister: Sue Linvog; Sitka Pioneer Home, nephews Albert Sivertsen (Marlena), Leonard N. Sivertsen both of Juneau, and Robert Sivertsen; Ketchikan...


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