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Gene Penaflor

Gene Penaflor

Family Of Man Found In Mendocino Forest Recall 19-Day Ordeal

A 72-year-old San Francisco man is recovering after he was found alive Saturday after spending nearly three weeks lost alone in the woods. Gene Penaflor was finally reunited with his family Saturday, hours after he was spotted in the wilderness of northern California.

10/14/2013

Gene Penaflor

72-Year-Old SF Man Survives On Squirrels During 19-Day Ordeal In Mendocino Forest

A San Francisco man was rescued this weekend after spending three weeks lost in the Mendocino National Forest, where he survived below-freezing temperatures and subsisted on a diet of squirrels and other wild animals.

10/13/2013