Places

  • Fortuna is also known as: Humboldt County / Fortuna city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Mel Berti, who took office February 3rd, 2016.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Molly Grundman (costume designer), and Justin Michael Duval (actor).

History

The population was 11,926 at the 2010 census, up from 10,497 at the 2000 census. The settlement was originally called "Slide", for Slide Hill, in 1874. Named for the slide that was a fixture on the northeast side of the Eel River and the southwest portion of Christian Ridge just to the northwestern edge of town. But, in 1875, the name was changed to "Springville" during the construction of the Springville Mill, a lumber and saw mill for the nearby redwood forests, named so because of the numerous springs in the area. The mill was being built by the Springville Mill Company, and its owners Henry Rohner (namesake of neighboring Rohnerville), Alexander Masson, M. N. Weber and G. F. Gushaw. Springville was originally a company town (belonging to the Springville Mill) and the few people that resided there all worked for the mill. By the late 1870s, Springville was large enough to warrant a post office, but there already existed...

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Fortuna Obituaries

It was disclosed by The Herald on May 9th, 2015 that Eric D Leifer perished in Edmonds, Washington.  Leifer was 56 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eric D's life.

It was written by The Mail Tribune on July 18th, 2014 that Leland "Lee" Giacomini died in Oregon.  Giacomini was 91 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Leland "Lee"'s life.

It was disclosed by Tri-City Herald on March 14th, 2014 that Pauline Virginia Culley passed on in Richland, Washington.  Culley was 90 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Pauline Virginia's life.

It was disclosed on November 17th, 2013 that Allan Laurence Strom perished in Fortuna, California.  Strom was 82 years old and was born in Glasston, ND.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Allan Laurence's life.

It was revealed on October 9th, 2013 that Crystal Louise "Cricket" Prince (Pantel) died in Sierra Vista, Arizona.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Crystal Louise "Cricket"'s life.

It was revealed by The Herald on July 27th, 2013 that Paul Andrew Jr Snell died in Everett, Washington.  Snell was 71 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Paul Andrew Jr's life.

It was written by The Herald on July 27th, 2013 that Paul Andrew Jr Snell passed on in Washington.  Snell was 71 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Paul Andrew Jr's life.

It was disclosed by The Herald on June 22nd, 2013 that Paul Snell died in Washington.  Snell was 71 years old and was born in Fortuna, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Paul's life.

It was written by The Half Moon Bay Review and Pescadero Pebble on December 5th, 2012 that Jack Canadas passed away in Fortuna, California.  Canadas was 63 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jack's life.

It was reported by South Bay Daily Breeze on October 21st, 2012 that Cora Lois Plant (Shoemaker) perished in Fortuna, California.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Cora Lois's life.

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Paul's Chapel

Paul’s Chapel has served North Coast families since 1875, providing the highest quality funeral, cremation and cemetery services. Over the years,our commitment to the community has remained unchanged, and our dedicated and caring service...

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Fortuna, WA 98185

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