Former Mt. Shasta, California resident Dolores Cusick was born on October 19, 1931 in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Dolores passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of September 25, 2017 at the home of her daughter in Esparto, California.

As a long time Mt. Shasta resident, she was active with the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, an avid gardener, and loving wife to husband Jim Cusick, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by their children: Mary Jo Freeman of Mt. Shasta, Laurie Hayes of Esparto, Jim and Cathy Cusick of Sacramento, Patrice and Louis Olds of San Mateo, and Brian and Cheri Cusick of Rocklin, all in California. She is also survived by a dozen grandchildren and a dozen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Mount Shasta Memorial Park on Friday, September 29, 2017, surrounded by loving family and friends.

Any memorial donations may be made to the Jim and Dolores Cusick Memorial Scholarship online at; or by mail to: Shasta Regional Community Foundation, Attn: Jim and Dolores Cusick Memorial Scholarship, 1335 Arboretum Drive, Ste. B, Redding CA 96003.