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  • Truckee is also known as: Nevada County / Truckee town.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Marco Sullivan (alpine skier), Stacey Cook (alpine skier), Win Butler (singer and songwriter), C. R. Johnson (skier and actor), April Stewart (voice actor), Emily Schweitz (actor), and G.O. Parsons (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Sierra Sun.

History

The town's original name was Coburn Station, commemorating a saloon keeper. Truckee was named after a Paiute chief. His assumed Paiute name was Tru-ki-zo. He was the father of Chief Winnemucca and grandfather of Sarah Winnemucca. The first Europeans who came to cross the Sierra Nevada encountered his tribe. The friendly Chief rode toward them yelling "Tro-kay!", which is Paiute for "Everything is all right". The unaware travelers assumed he was yelling his name. Chief Truckee later served as a guide for John C. Frémont. Truckee is located along Interstate 80 at 39°20′32″N 120°12′13″W / 39. 34222°N 120. 20361°W / 39. 34222; -120. 20361 (39. 342163, -120. 203568). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 33. 7 square miles (87 km), of which, 32. 3 square miles (84 km) of it is land and 1. 3 square miles (3. 4 km) of it (3. 96%) is water, mostly the Truckee River, the only outlet of Lake Tahoe. The National Weather Service reports that Truckee's warmest month is July with an...

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Truckee Obituaries

It was revealed by Monterey Herald on May 15th, 2015 that Dolores P "Dee" Duchane perished in Truckee, California.  Duchane was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dolores P "Dee"'s life.

It was written by The Californian on August 28th, 2014 that Barbara Ann Kudrna (Leiser) passed on in Truckee, California.  Ms. Kudrna was 81 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara Ann's life.

It was reported by The Californian on August 28th, 2014 that Barbara Ann Kudrna (Leiser) died in Truckee, California.  Ms. Kudrna was 81 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Barbara Ann's life.

It was written by Orange County Register on July 11th, 2014 that George G III Grupe died in Truckee, California.  Grupe was 92 years old and was born in Cedar Rapids, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George G III's life.

It was written by Plumas County News on November 29th, 2013 that Arlene Zampiello passed on in Truckee, California.  Zampiello was 54 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Arlene's life.

It was disclosed by San Mateo County Times on November 23rd, 2013 that Albert Senzatimore passed away in Truckee, California.  Senzatimore was 69 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Albert's life.

It was revealed by San Diego Union-Tribune on September 21st, 2013 that Rose Bradley (Ruscia) passed away in Truckee, California.  Ms. Bradley was 98 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Rose's life.

It was revealed by San Mateo County Times on August 15th, 2013 that Daniel John Redmond passed away in Truckee, California.  Redmond was 53 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Daniel John's life.

It was written by San Mateo County Times on June 1st, 2013 that Gabrielle Bryant (Muse) died in Truckee, California.  Ms. Bryant was 76 years old and was born in Grand Island, NE.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Gabrielle's life.

It was disclosed by Plumas County News on April 18th, 2013 that Dorothy Stricker (Pierson) perished in Truckee, California.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy's life.

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