The Curry Coastal Pilot

Kenneth Edward Opiat

Kenneth Edward Opiat passed away Jan. 17, 2014, in Smith River, Calif.

He was born April 17, 1947, in Sewickley, Pa.

Kenneth was a seven-year resident of Del Norte County.

Celebration of life services will be announced at a later date.

Please sign the family's online guest book at

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.

Submitted by Wier's Mortuary Chapel.

William Ben Peterson

Longtime Harbor resident William Ben Peterson, 78, died Jan. 12, 2014, in Crescent City, Calif.

He was born June 11, 1935, in Fort Bragg, Calif.

Services are pending. A complete obituary will be published in a future edition of the Curry Coastal Pilot.

Submitted by the family.

Charles "Chuck" Moulton

Charles "Chuck" Moulton, 71, of Brookings, born Sept. 17, 1942, passed away in Eugene, on Jan. 6, 2014. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. today (Jan. 25) at Elks Lodge 1934, 800 Elk Drive, Brookings.