A Funeral Service will be held Monday, April 2, 2012 at 3:00 P.M. at Gridley-Block Funeral Chapel for Carl Edward Ferguson, 82 of Gridley, California. He passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at his residence in Gridley.
Carl was born May 25, 1929 in Bainsville, Montana. He was a long time resident of Gridley having owned and operated his own trucking business. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing the guitar. He was also a former member of the Loyal Order of the Moose, Gridley No. 1594. Carl was dearly loved and will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Loretta Ferguson; two brothers and two sisters.
Carl is survived by one son, Wayne Ferguson of Gridley, California; one daughter, Cynthia Van Buren of Oroville, California; three step-sons: Gene Hurst of Dorris, California, Don McFarland of Portland, Oregon and Marc McFarland of Klamath Falls, Oregon; and one step-daughter, Rhonda Willis of Burney, California. He is also survived by one sister, Ileene Eklund of Lewistown, Montana and two grandchildren: Ashley Van Buren of Oroville, California and Jaclyn Van Buren of Oroville, California
A Visitation will be held Sunday, April 1, 2012 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Gridley-Block Funeral Chapel.
Pastor Steve Terry will officiate at the services.
Interment will be held at Gridley-Biggs Cemetery
Contributions to the Butte Home Health Hospice are suggested by the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to Gridley-Block Funeral Chapel.