Louie La Comb, 77, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 25, 2013 in Sacramento.
Louie worked at Davis Lumber and as a volunteer fireman in Davis after his honorable discharge from the Army. In 1963, he became a charter member of the Davis Fire Department, retiring in 1985. Well known in Davis, Louie was always up for a spirited game of Cribbage or Liar’s Dice.
He was preceded in death by his parents Louis Sr. and Louise La Comb of Hayward, Wis.; partner Jean Dyhre; and grandson Nathan “Capt’n Nate” Dodgen. Louie is survived by his wife Mary; three children Gregg, Larry and Dianne, their mother Marge; and five grandchildren. His extended family also includes four children and five grandchildren.
Memorial services will be from noon to 3 p.m. March 24, 2013 at the VFW Hall, 905 Drever St., West Sacramento. For additional information or to speak at/participate in his memorial, please email: [email protected]
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the VFW, www.vfw.org/Contribute, or The California Fire Foundation, www.cafirefoundation.org/go/cff/donate.