Harold "Rusty" Devany
12/26/1925 - 11/11/2012
Rusty passed away quietly at home with his beautiful wife Lourdes by his side, Sunday morning November 11, 2012.
A long-time resident of Roseville, Calif., he lived out his "golden years" in Kino Bay, Mexico.
Born December 26, 1925 in Granite City, Illinois; Rusty proudly served in the United States Navy
during World War II
, arriving in Sacramento after separating from active duty in 1947. He followed his service with a few jobs, one working for the Southern Pacific Railroad, and then found his passion as a professional photographer. He opened his first studio in Citrus Heights in the late 1960's then relocating to Roseville for the next 25 years. Rusty loved riding his motorcycle "Susie" throughout the United States and in later years, he also enjoyed traveling around Mexico taking pictures.
Rusty is survived by his loving wife Lourdes; sons, Michael and Dennis; daughter, Teresa; daughter-in-laws, Sharon and Laura; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and his extended family in Mexico City. He is preceded in death by his daughter, DeeAnn and his first wife, Petra.
At his request, private services will be held.