Ronald George Mangue Ronald George Mangue, 73, of Middletown, CA, passed away on December 10, 2013. As per his wishes, he passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born to the late Ernest and Ida Mangue, on March 27, 1940, in Newman, CA. Ron grew up in Half Moon Bay, CA, and graduated from Half Moon Bay High School in 1958. He followed the life of an abalone diver and commercial fisherman, fishing off California. He also spent many years fishing salmon and herring off the coast of Alaska. He was a founding member of the California Abalone Association, and was a strong advocate for the commercial fishing industry. Ron loved history and genealogy, and recently travelled to Alsace, France, to visit his French relatives and experience the land of his ancestors. He also loved the outdoors, and enjoyed camping and hunting. Ron married Beverly Jean Noble and they made their home together in Middletown, CA. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Beverly, and four children: Heidi Robinson and her husband Kevin, of Santa Cruz, CA, Justin Mangue, of Seattle, WA, Jeffrey Haas and his wife Victoria, of Elk Grove, CA, and Sarah Haas and her wife Maria, of Vacaville, CA. He is also survived by his sister, Jeanne Bogue, of Prineville, OR; his brother, Rudy Mangue and his wife Diane, of Santa Barbara, CA; and four grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to Lake County Hospice, 1717 S. Main Street, Lakeport, CA 95453. As per Ron's wishes, there will be no immediate services, but a celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Please sign Ron's on-line guest book at www.jonesandlewis.com. or at www.legacylcom.
Published in Lake County Record-Bee from Dec. 17 to Dec. 23, 2013