Local Obituaries

February 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Obituary: Former state architect John C. Worsley Sr., 94, oversaw Capitol restoration

John C. Worsley Sr., a former California state architect who led efforts to restore the state Capitol to its historic grandeur, died Feb. 20 of pneumonia complications, his family said. He was 94.

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