In memory

Daniel Asa Blackwolf, 78
Daniel Asa Blackwolf died June 9 at the Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls, S.D. Mr. Blackwolf was born Aug. 25, 1932, in Rosebud, S.D. He is survived by his daughter, Bonney Blackwolf Ahmama; granddaughter, Skye Millard; and brother, Felix Blackwolf.

Janice Loraine Blasy, 68
Janice Loraine Blasy died July 10 at the John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, Calif. Ms. Blasy was born July 31, 1942, in Kalamazoo, Mich. She is survived by her daughter, Janeen (Wade) Smith; sons, Jeffrey (Jolie) and Joe Blasy; and grandchildren, Charlotte and Audry Smith.

Verona O. Langsdorf, 101
Verona O. Langsdorf died Mar. 13 at the Fine Pearle Assisted Living Home in Anchorage. Ms. Langsdorf was born June 19, 1909, in Melstone, Mont. She is survived by her daughter, Gloria A. Kron; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Although Ms. Langsdorf was initially survived by her son Fred Keith, he died May 26, 2011.

Cara Pedersen, 74
Cara Pedersen died June 7 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Ms. Pedersen was born Jan. 30, 1937, in Kanatak, Alaska. She is survived by her daughters, Patsy Shangin, Carol Grunert and Laura J. Stepanoff; and son, August M. Pedersen Jr.

Sassa Alexandra Sambo, 78
Sassa Alexandra Sambo died June 27 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Ms. Sambo was born Jan. 8, 1933, in Kokhanok, Alaska. She is survived by her nieces, Marsha Wassillie, Sue Woods, Betsy Hostetter, Peducia Andrew, Julie Salmon, Lydia Olympic and Martha Crow; and nephews, Alex Olympic, Steve Nowatak, and Roy and Martin Andrew.

Raymond Edward Sarren (“Annaq”), 77
Raymond Edward Sarren (“Annaq”) died July 13 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Mr. Sarren was born April 15, 1934, in Egavik, Alaska. He is survived by his wife, Meda B. (Abouchuk) Sarren; daughter, Doris Mae Savetilik (and her fiancé, Robert); adopted daughter, Carolyn; grandchildren, Luke, Lori and Trevor; six great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Tony and Yvonne Sarren; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Britta and Harold Lemley and Ruth and Jerry Copley.

Evelyn Sonja Merryman, 72
Gibson Harvey Moto, 58
Marilyn Bolanz Williams, 87
Suzanne Angelia Zellner, 55