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Empty Saddles - Obituaries

Walt Garrison
– PRCA File Photo


  Walt Garrison, a Super Bowl-winning running back for the Dallas Cowboys and a member of the ProRodeo Hall of Fame, passed away Oct. 11. He was 79.
  Garrison was known for his career with the Dallas Cowboys where he was a star fullback from 1966-74.

Fred O'Dell, 1928-2023

SHANDON, CALIF. – As some of you already know my amazing, funny, loving, talented Dad passed away at age 95.

Wallace Eugene Evans

Santa Cruz Sentinel

APTOS, CALIF. – Wallace Eugene Evans was born August 9, 1933 and died August 27, 2023.

Jeff Moore, Sept. 14, 1937 - Aug. 31, 2023
Imperial Valley (CA) Press

Geoffrey (Jeff) Allan Moore was born in Los Angeles on September 14, 1937, to Dr. Clare and Evelyn Moore and grew up in Alhambra, Calif. He graduated from Alhambra High School in 1955, then went on to earn his college degree from University of California, Davis, graduating in 1960. After college graduation and serving in the Army and National Guard, a livestock supply salesman job brought him to El Centro in 1962. Jeff went on to manage a feedyard, followed by a position buying and selling cattle which then became his life’s career.

Rick Rosaschi on AQHA Super Horse Look Whos Larkin.

Sept. 8, 1954 – October 1, 2023

“The journey is the reward,” and what a journey it has been.
On October 1, 2023, Richard (Rick) Woodrow Rosaschi with his loving wife by his side; along with numerous close friends and family, lost his battle with cancer. There are no words to describe this amazing man. He was a true leader, inspiring and motivating to all those he met. He was always willing to go above and beyond to help others achieve their goals. He built trust and above all, led by example.