Billy Blackjack Johnson,
Billy Blackjack Johnson died June 24, 2003, at the Heritage
Hospital in Tarboro, N.C. Mr. Johnson was born Sept. 13, 1924, in Nome,
Alaska. He is survived by his wife, Janice Johnson; three daughters, Audrey
Johnson, Jane Vollant, and Caroline Cooke; five sons, Fredrick, Michael,
Kenneth, Robert, and Steve Johnson; one stepdaughter, Lisa Ruffin; 13
grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Robert Eugene Ryan, 34
Robert Eugene Ryan died June 17, 2003, in Columbus, Ohio.
Mr. Ryan was born May 29, 1969, in Anchorage, Alaska. He is survived by
his mother, Mary Jean Ryan; brother, Raymond Edward Ryan, Jr.; and stepsister,
Dianna Lynn Gaskins;
Harry Alexander Sambo, 74
Harry Alexander Sambo died May 10, 2003, at the Alaska
Native Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Mr. Sambo was born Nov. 22,
1928, in Unalakleet, Alaska. He is survived by his wife, Louise Nadia
Sambo; sister, Betsy Sambo; and brothers, Richard and Robert Sambo.
Dorothy Ann (Williams) Smith, 50
Dorothy Williams Smith died March 15, 2003, at East Orange
General Hospital in East Orange, N.J. Ms. Smith was born May 23, 1952,
in Cordova, Alaska. She is survived by her daughter, Marian Smith; sons,
James and Samaad Smith; sisters, Virginia Graham, Lillian Outwater, Elsie
Williams Stewart; and brothers, Zenith, David, and Theodore Williams.
Michael L. Smith, 62
Michael L. Smith died June 1, 2003, at Valley Hospital
in Las Vegas, Nev. Mr. Smith was born October 12, 1940, in Modesto, Calif.
He is survived by his wife, Maria Darci Smith, and sons, Matthew Valeriano
Smith and Mark Ricarte Smith.
Anna Marie Toshavik, 70
Anna Marie Toshavik died April 30, 2003, at the Alaska
Native Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Ms. Toshavik was born Dec.
21, 1932, in Anchorage, Alaska. She is survived by her husband, George
Toshavik; sons, Quinn Edwin Toshavik, William Johnson, and Thomas Lock;
daughters-in-law, Alice Johnson and Amanda Toshavik; grandchildren, Diana
Johnson, Michael Johnson, and Amber Lock; and many great-grandchildren.