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Empty Saddles - Obituaries



Tony Maddalena

Tony Maddalena was born on February 20, 1954 in Marysville, Calif., to Louie and Hazel (Adams) Maddalena. In 1971, he graduated from Marysville High School. A few years later, he met the love of his life, Cindy York, who he married in Yuba City on January 10, 1976.

Charles (Chuck) was born on May 7, 1936, in San Francisco, Calif. He passed on November 10, 2018. Chuck was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, mentor and he was a dear friend


Ben Reynolds

Ben C. Reynolds was called to heaven to make the big circle on November 3, 2018. As he always said, when it’s your time, you gotta go.


By Brody Gill 
Jerry Nichol’s great-nephew

REDDING, CA – Gerald “Jerry” Lee Nichol passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018, in Redding, California, at the age of 82 years old. Jerry was born on November 28, 1935, in the town of Chico, California, to Cecil and Ruby Nichol. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Linda Nichol; his two daughters, Katherine Woolley and Candace Zappetini, along with two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and his brother, Cecil Nichol, Jr.


Don Tavaglione, May 1, 1955 - July 26, 2018