In Memory, November 2015

Carol Ann Segura, 80

Carol Ann Segura passed away Sept. 8 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Ms. Segura was born Feb. 19, 1935, in Marshall, Alaska. A lifelong Alaskan, she was raised on the Yukon River and spent many days of her early years on the Riverboat Nenana. Later, Ms. Segura was instrumental in Alaska Native politics during the Alaska Native land claims settlement. She is survived by her husband, James Segura Sr., and children, Darlene Wright, Don “Sonny” Wright, George C. Wright, Gareth Wright and James O. Segura Jr; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Lee Ann Wheeler, 60

Lee Ann Wheeler passed away Sept. 11 at home in Phoenix, Ariz. Ms. Wheeler was born Dec. 25, 1954, in Anchorage. She is survived by her children, Norma B. Wheeler, Anne Wheeler-Williams and John M. Wheeler II; mother, Norma Propts; and sisters, Martha and Linda Flanagan.


Lovie Dee Marie Johnson, 86
James Langsom Oksoktaruk, 45
Emily Louise Rodland, 76
John N. Swartz, 64
Marilyn Janet Thomas, 75
Jeri Lee Walker-Coven, 56
Leon Fedrick Wallin, 67