100 Years Old
News & Notes
Residents (current and past) of Stirling City and / or Member of SCHS
Marcia S. Avram - Born December 13, 1944 / Died September 4, 2014
Sister of Charlotte A. Hilgeman, Stirling City Hotel and Country Store. See Marcia's obituary under News & Notes.
Carolyn Sue Barrier - Born February 12, 1952 / Died February 18, 2012
Willis Edgington - Born November 28, 1923 / Died January 19, 2012
William Harvey Brown - Born October 25, 1915 / Died January 13, 2012
Harvey moved with his family from Minnesota to Stirling City and attended the Stirling City public school. In 1934, Harvey married Blanche Elizabeth Scott, who passed away in 1977. He became a millwright and maintained the machinery at the Stirling City Diamond Match Sawmill.
Donald R. Meyer - Born August 24, 1932 / Died November 21, 2011
Margaret Lindsey - Born March 10, 1919 / Died November 16, 2011
Mother of Charlotte A. Hilgeman, Stirling City Hotel and Country Store
Mary C. Strobel - Born December 24, 1939 / Died August 31, 2011
Wife of Webmaster, StirlingCity.Info and MeadowBrookRanch.com and former webmaster/owner of OnTheRidge.com
Edna L. Rouse-Thelander - Born October 28, 1928 / Died March 27, 2010
Edna was a member of the Butte County Historical Society, Stirling City Cemetery Board and Butte Community Grange. She was a wealth of knowledge and loved acquiring facts about "the good old days."
Lois H. McDonald - Born June 30, 1920 / Died October 6, 2005
Lois, a historian and author, lived in Magalia since 1962 where, with husband Archie, she raised four children, three from a previous marriage. Archie died four years ago. She wrote eight books in her career, including "Magalia to Stirling City", her last book co-author with Bob Colby. It had just been released.