Laurence Clinton Arana, a resident of Dunsmuir, California, passed away on November 25, 2012 at Madrone Hospice in Yreka, California. He was 77 years old.

Laurence was born in Dunsmuir on November 23, 1935. He was a lifelong resident of Siskiyou County.

Laurence was a 20 year veteran of the US Navy. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association and National Rifle Association. He enjoyed fishing.

Laurence is survived by his cousin, Elbert G. White of Hacienda Heights, California.

A private service will be held.

Arrangements are in the care of Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel.