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Zip codes in the city: 96025.

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Funeral Homes near Dunsmuir

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MT Shasta Memorial Chapel
830 Lassen Ln
Mount Shasta, CA 96067
MT Shasta Memorial Park
830 Lassen Ln
Mount Shasta, CA 96067

Facts about the city

Dunsmuir is a city in Siskiyou County, California, United States. The population was 1,650 at the 2010 census, down from 1,923 at the 2000 census. The official city slogan is \"Home of the best water on Earth\". Dunsmuir is currently a hub for tourism in Northern California as visitors enjoy fishing, skiing, climbing, or sight-seeing. During steam engine days, it was notable for being the site of an important Central Pacific (and later Southern Pacific) railroad yard, where extra steam locomotives were added to assist trains on the grade to the north.

Dunsmuir Obituaries

It was disclosed by Klamath Falls Herald and News on December 9th, 2018 that Vivian May Floetke (Dirschl) perished in Klamath Falls, Oregon.  Ms. Floetke was 92 years old and was born in Dunsmuir, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Vivian May's life.

It was written by Register Guard on February 4th, 2018 that John Lavern Prozialeck passed on in Reedsport, Oregon.  Prozialeck was 80 years old and was born in Dunsmuir, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Lavern's life.

It was noted by Mt Shasta Herald on September 13th, 2017 that Pearl Dean Rossetto (Bush) died in Dunsmuir, California.  Ms. Rossetto was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Pearl Dean's life.

It was revealed by Mt Shasta Herald on September 13th, 2017 that Betty Dawn Walp (Nugent) passed away in Dunsmuir, California.  Ms. Walp was 73 years old and was born in Broken Bow, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty Dawn's life.

It was revealed by Mt Shasta Herald on August 16th, 2017 that Joann Violet Shelton (Fouts) died in Dunsmuir, California.  Ms. Shelton was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joann Violet's life.

It was written by Mt Shasta Herald on March 15th, 2017 that Phyllis Cova Wood perished in Dunsmuir, California.  Wood was 64 years old and was born in Puunene Maui, HI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Phyllis Cova's life.

It was reported by Mt Shasta Herald on February 15th, 2017 that Barney Gene White passed on in Dunsmuir, California.  White was 71 years old and was born in Longview, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Barney Gene's life.

It was noted by The Mail Tribune on October 23rd, 2016 that Romolo M "Cap" Capovilla passed on in Medford, Oregon.  Capovilla was 92 years old and was born in Dunsmuir, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Romolo M "Cap"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Mail Tribune on October 18th, 2016 that Romolo M "Cap" Capovilla passed on in Medford, Oregon.  Capovilla was 92 years old and was born in Dunsmuir, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Romolo M "Cap"'s life.

It was reported by Mt Shasta Herald on February 10th, 2016 that John Arthur Clemens passed away in Dunsmuir, California.  Clemens was 76 years old and was born in Bristow, OK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John Arthur's life.

History

The biocide killed every living thing in the river for a distance of some 38 miles (61.15 km), devastating a popular fly fishing area -- one of the most severe toxic spills in US history. In the mid-1830s, pioneer horse and cattle drives came up the Sacramento Canyon, delivering livestock from Mexican California to the new settlements in the Oregon Country to the north. It is also home to Glenn Farnsworth, the original inventor of the muon generator. On the night of July 14, 1991, a derailment on a horseshoe curve (railway) curve of the nearby railroad (then owned by the Southern Pacific Railroad) resulted in the release of approximately 19,500 gallons of biocide into the Sacramento River just above Dunsmuir at . One of the criminals, Clyde Johnson, was caught and put in jail up in Yreka to await trial.

The official website for the city of Dunsmuir is http://ci.dunsmuir.ca.us.

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