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Chester Butler Littlejohn, 85, a native and life long resident of Sutter County, died yesterday afternoon at Driftwood Manor Convalescent Hospital in Yuba City. He was a grower and for many years field representative for numerous canneries and fruit processing firms. Prior to retirement he was a field representive for the Earl Fruit Co. a subsidiary of Di Giorgio Fruit Corp. His early associations included the Sunkit Cannery, California Packing Corp., Virden Cannery and Sutter CO-Op Growers. His home was at 746 B Street Yuba City, and he was a member of Enterprise Masonic Lodge, Yuba City. He was a son of the late James and Helen Littlejohn early day Sutter County settlers and ranchers. Survivors include his wife Delia, of Yuba City, a son, Chester B Littlejohn of Davis; a granddaughter and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted tomorrow at 2 pm at Ullrey Memorial Chapel by members of Enterprise Lodge. Burial will be in Sutter Cemetery

Appeal Democrat 01-16-1968 pg 4 col 3
Transcribed and submitted by April Hennes, Jul 2013