Lucille Stella Hamilton, a resident of Mount Shasta, California, passed away on June 17, 2011 at her home. She was 86 years old.

Lucille was born in Wahpeton, North Dakota on December 20, 1924. She moved to Siskiyou County from Sonoma, California in 1988.

Lucille was a homemaker. She was a member of Eastern Star of North Dakota and enjoyed reading, gardening and traveling. She loved children, grandchildren and animals.

Survivors include her son, Tim Hamilton of Galt; daughters, Sandra Borton of Mount Shasta, Jodelle Childers of Sonoma County, and Danette Villaggiante of Santa Rosa; brother, Merle Hoppert of Huntington, Pennsylvania; sister, Doris Reqiuam of Tiburon; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Hamilton; brother, Glenn Hoppert; and grandson, John Paul Borton.
A private graveside service will be held at Mt. Shasta Memorial Park in Mount Shasta.

Arrangements were made by Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel.