Category: Condolences

The Life of Linda Enger Celebrated Today

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 10, 2013 – The Community Church by the Lake will host a Celebration of Life for Linda Marie Enger today at  3:00 p.m. Linda passed away October 21st at the age of 41, after being diagnosed with cancer this summer. She is survived by her husband Danny Enger; their 16-year-old son Brady; her father Ron Millet; brothers Bob Millet, Kevin Millet and Brian Millet; and stepmother Donna Millet. The Linda Enger Memorial Fund has been established at First Mountain Bank to help with medical and burial expenses, and a portion will be donated to cancer research...

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Service Scheduled, Memorial Fund Established for Linda Enger

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 25, 2013 – Services have been scheduled for Linda Marie Enger (5/17/72 – 10/21/13) on Sunday, November 10th at The Community Church by the Lake at 3:00 p.m. Linda succumbed to cancer October 21st, and leaves behind her husband of 19 years, Danny Enger, and their 15-year-old son Brady. Linda was born in Rancho Cucamonga, and was set up on a blind date with Danny by his aunt and uncle on New Year’s Eve, 1990. Danny said about his wife, “Linda was always a caring person with a funny sense of humor and had a smile who could light up any room. Anyone who knew her pretty much instantly liked her. She had a great relationship with all of Brady’s friends, as well as all of my friends from Big Bear High School. She was instantly accepted into the Big Bear Lake group of friends. None of my friends ever said, ‘We’re going to Danny’s house, but Danny and Linda’s'”. The Linda Enger Memorial Fund has been established at First Mountain Bank to help with medical and burial expenses, and a portion will be donated to cancer research efforts. In addition, Maggio’s (42160 Big Bear Blvd.) will donate a portion of their sales from 11:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on November 6 to the Enger...

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In Loving Memory: Sean Jacques 4/28/1967 – 10/16/2013

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2013 – A Celebration of Life for Sean Jacques is scheduled for Saturday, November 2 at Bear Mountain Resort at 4:30 p.m. Sean passed away October 16 and is survived by his wife, Suzie, his son Anthony and daughter Alexandra as well as his parents, sister, nieces and nephew. Following his wishes, his organs were donated to those in need. Sean Anthony Jacques was born in Sacramento on April 28, 1967 and moved to Big Bear Lake when he was seven years old. He attended Big Bear Elementary, Big Bear Middle School and Big Bear High School as the class of 1985. Following graduation, he served in the United States Navy for six years as an FC2 (Fire Controlman). Sean then returned to Big Bear Lake to work for Big Bear Mountain Resorts, where he served for 15 years. In loving memory, his wife dedicates his favorite poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson: “To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest citizens and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to give of one’s self; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to have played and laughed with enthusiasm...

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Passing of Marge McDonald

Big Bear City, CA August 10, 2013, updated:  Marge McDonald of Sugarloaf passed away on Friday August 9, 2013. The Memorial Service is scheduled for Sunday, August 18th at 4:00 PM at Summit Christian Fellowship located at 41965 Garstin Dr. in Big Bear Lake, across from the DWP office. Marge McDonald served the public as an elected official on the Big Bear City Community Services District. Marge was a staple in the Big Bear community where you could expect to see her at any number of events which could be political in nature or at a public meeting where she openly gave her opinion. She had an endless passion for Big Bear. Marge was also known for her cake baking business and the love of her family.  She would have been 93 years old on August...

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Celebration of Life for Julie Rodgers on Saturday

Big Bear, CA, June 7, 2013 – One of Big Bear’s beloved residents, Julie Rodgers, passed away on Friday, May 31st at her home in Big Bear surrounded by her family including husband, Dave, and their six children. Julie fought a hard battle with breast cancer for six and a half years.  A celebration of Julie’s life will be held for family and friends this Saturday, June 8th, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at 400 East North Shore Drive in Big Bear City beginning with a viewing at 9:30am followed by the funeral service at 11am and reception at 1pm.  Beginning at 8:30am on Monday, June 10th, a procession will begin at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints to the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Redlands for the grave site service at 10am.  In lieu of flowers and gifts, the Julie Rodgers Memorial Fund has been established to help with medical and funeral expenses after her very lengthy battle with cancer.  To donate, visit the on-line website at...

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