CHERRY VALLEY – A graveside service is Sunday, June 16, for Linda Provenzano, 69, of Jacksonville, Fla., who passed away Dec. 12, 2018, after a long battle with cancer.
Linda was born on Nov. 3, 1949, to the late William and Lona Geddes in Cherry Valley where she was raised. She moved away following graduation from Cherry Valley High School in 1968.
IN MEMORIAM: Phyllis Van Alstine;
Cherry Valley Native Taught In L.A.
CHERRY VALLEY – Phyllis J. Van Alstine, Cherry Valley native and longtime teacher in Los Angeles, passed away on Feb. 10, 2018, in Boulder City, Nev., where she had retired. She was 90.
Phyllis was born on July 5, 1927, in Cherry Valley to Alberta and Victor Yerdon. She attended Cherry Valley High School and received a bachelor’s degree in English from SUNY Albany University in 1948.
She married Earl Van Alstine on March 23, 1947. They lived in New York, Massachusetts, and Colorado before finally settling in Los Angeles in the late 1960s.