Philip John Pinel II died of cancer Dec. 13, 2015. He was 73.
He was born in Brooksville, Maine, Oct. 20, 1942, to Philip and Helene (Fermier) Pinel.
Mr. Pinel hiked and camped in much of the USA. He had many interests.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.