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Ethel Maria Vinther

February 26, 1937 - July 6, 2013
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Ethel Maria Vinther of Corning passed away on July 6, 2013, at Shasta Regional Medical Center in Redding. She was 76 years old. Ethel was born in Red Bluff at St. Elizabeth Hospital on February 26, 1937, to Woodrow and Victorine (Jones) Knox of El Camino/Gerber. She went to Elementary School in Tehama and graduated from Los Molinos High School in 1955. She went on to attend Heald Business College in Sacramento. After graduation she worked for an Auto Auction Company in Sacramento. Later she returned to the Los Flores/Gerber area and worked for an insurance company in Red Bluff. Ethel loved to play the piano. She played for the El Camino...
Ethel Maria Vinther of Corning passed away on July 6, 2013, at Shasta Regional Medical Center in Redding. She was 76 years old.

Ethel was born in Red Bluff at St. Elizabeth Hospital on February 26, 1937, to Woodrow and Victorine (Jones) Knox of El Camino/Gerber. She went to Elementary School in Tehama and graduated from Los Molinos High School in 1955. She went on to attend Heald Business College in Sacramento. After graduation she worked for an Auto Auction Company in Sacramento. Later she returned to the Los Flores/Gerber area and worked for an insurance company in Red Bluff.

Ethel loved to play the piano. She played for the El Camino Grange and other events whenever she could. She admired the beauty of horses and would visit the horse barn at the R-Ranch whenever she was there. She also loved flowers, painting, traveling and going to the Casino.

Ethel is survived by her son, Neil Dunn and his wife, Theresa, of Platina, two grand-children, Neil Dunn, Jr., of Montana, and Heather Dunn of Redding, 7 great-grandchildren, and her brother, Curtis Knox and his wife, Sue, of Vina. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Vinther, who died in 2009, a brother, Wilson Knox, and parents, Woodrow and Victorine Knox.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Hoyt-Cole Chapel of the Flowers in Red Bluff. Viewing will be Thursday, July 18th, from 5 to 7 pm. Graveside services will be on Friday, July 19th, at 10am at Oak Hill Cemetery in Red Bluff where she will be laid next to her late husband, Stewart Oliver, and by her childhood sweetheart and lifelong friend, her late husband, Donald Vinther. A reception will follow the services at the Chapel of the Flowers.

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