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California Obituary and Death Notice Archive - Page 1143

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Date: Tuesday, 13 October 2015, at 8:28 p.m.

Esther Brooks
Esther “Nana” Brooks, 87, died Sunday, June 2, 2002, in a Templeton hospital. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today at Chapel of the Roses in Atascadero. Cremation will take place.
(06/07/2002)

George Louis Hummel
George Louis Hummel of Orcutt died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2002. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Los Osos Memorial Park.Mr. Hummel was born Nov. 16, 1931 in Marshaltown, Iowa. He attended Lincoln High School in San Jose. He then enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served as an aviation machinist. He worked on the U.S.S. Cape Esprance during the Korean War. After his tour of duty he returned to Santa Clara and met and married Sharalynn VanDien on Aug. 14, 1955.
(08/06/2002)

Richard Hartley Stalnaker
Richard Hartley Stalnaker, 75, of San Luis Obispo died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at a Morro Bay care facility. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Reis Chapel in San Luis Obispo. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Los Osos Valley Memorial Park Cemetery.
(08/06/2002)

Clifford F. Smith
Clifford F. Smith, 81, of Morro Bay died July 26, 2002, at his residence. Mr. Smith was born Sept. 12, 1920 in Strickler, Ark. to Claude and Lillian Smith. He served in the Seabees during World War II. He was a commercial fisherman for 15 years and the Morro Bay Domino Champion at the Morro Bay Fuel Dock.
(08/06/2002)

Virginia Paolillo
Virginia Paolillo, 68, of Nipomo died Friday, Aug. 2, 2002, at her residence. Mrs. Paolillo was born Dec. 31, 1933, in Fresno. She was a resident of Nipomo for four years and was a waitress at the Golden Dragon restaurant.
(08/05/2002)

Mildred E. Surles
Mildred E. Surles, 87, of Arroyo Grande died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at Woodside Nursing Center in San Luis Obispo. Mrs. Surles was born Jan. 24, 1915, in Los Angeles. She was a resident of Arroyo Grande for 27 years..
(08/05/2002)

Michael “Mikey” E. McCabe
Michael “Mikey” E. McCabe, 67, died Sunday, July 28, 2002. A private family service will be held. Mr. McCabe was born Sept. 20, 1934, in Sacramento. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and worked in food and beverage management for more than 30 years. He was an early member of the National Hot Rod Association and an avid fan.
(08/05/2002)

John C. Zillig Sr.
John C. Zillig Sr., 87, of Paso Robles died Friday, Aug. 2, 2002, in Cambria. Cremation will occur. Interment will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Bakersfield. Mr. Zillig was born Nov. 4, 1914, in California. He was a dairyman for more than 40 years and enjoyed almost 50 years of marriage with his late wife, Florence. Mr. Zillig was a member of the Elks Lodge, Moose Lodge of Atascadero and Native Sons of the Golden West No. 132. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping.
(08/05/2002)

Juanita Qualls
Juanita “Nita” Qualls, 76, of Arroyo Grande died Tuesday, July 30, 2002, at a Santa Maria care facility. Visitation will be held Tuesday from noon to 7 p.m. at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. A funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the chapel with the Rev. Robert Banker of the Open Door Church in Oceano officiating.
(08/04/2002)

Helen Rose
Helen A. Rose, 88, of San Luis Obispo died July 23, 2002.No services are planned. Mrs. Rose was born Nov. 16, 1913, in Oakland to Mr. and Mrs. Willard Chase. She spent much of her early years moving from city to city in several western states.
(08/04/2002)

Charles Ward
Charles Ephraim Ward, 77, of Atascadero died Thursday, July 25, 2002, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Community Church of Atascadero. Mr. Ward was born June 5, 1925, in San Francisco to Ephraim O. and Ethel Taylor Ward. He graduated from Madera High School in Madera in 1943 and attended seminary schools in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Mr. Ward worked for several recording studios in Los Angeles and New York City and went to Paris for A and M Records to set up a soundstage. He remained as production manager for seven years. He then worked with the United Nations as an accountant and loan officer for eight years. Mr. Ward moved to Fresno where he worked as an accountant for the IRS and was a church organist in Madera. He moved to Atascadero in 1994.
(08/03/2002)

Dorothy Morse
Dorothy Loraine Morse, 84, of Pismo Beach died Monday, July 8, 2002. Services are pending at the Congregational Church in San Luis Obispo. Mrs. Morse was born April 23, 1918, in Chicago to Leroy and Dorothy Bush Jones. She married Ted Morse on Aug. 30, 1941 and graduated from the University of Omaha in 1967. She was a librarian at Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluff, Iowa from 1968 until retiring to Pismo Beach in 1986.
(08/02/2002)

Betty Clark
Betty Joyce Clark, 65, of Arroyo Grande died Wednesday, July 31, 2002, at an Arroyo Grande hospital. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. The Rev. Jared Hoover of Kingsway Assembly Worship Center of Arroyo Grande will officiate. Burial will follow at the Arroyo Grande Cemetery.
(08/02/2002)

Lorraine Sharps
Lorraine Agatha Sharps, 80, of Arroyo Grande died Wednesday, July 31, 2002, at a San Luis Obispo care center. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. The Rev. Jim Shields of Oak Park Christian Church will officiate. Burial will follow at Arroyo Grande cemetery.
(08/02/2002)

William Schumer
William J. Schumer, 67, of Pismo Beach died Tuesday, July 30, 2002. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Los Osos Valley Mortuary. Mr. Schumer was born Aug. 28, 1934, in New York City to Karl and Diana Schumer. He graduated from Hartwick College in Oneonta, N.Y., and received his law degree from New York Law School. He worked for many years in the aerospace industry before retiring to Pismo Beach. He had vacationed in the area for many years and had married his wife, Linda, in Pismo Beach before moving there.
(08/01/2002)

Barbara Ahearn
Barbara A. Ahearn, 62, of Arroyo Grande died Wednesday, July 31, 2002, at her home. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. The Rev. Joseph Butters of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Arroyo Grande will officiate.
(08/01/2002)

Betty Lowder
Betty Jean Lowder, 72, of Oceano died Saturday, July 27, 2002, at her home. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday at the Central Coast Senior Center in Oceano. Mrs. Lowder was born May 3, 1930, in Los Angeles to Emerson and Emily Githens. She married Donald Lowder on Oct. 27, 1952, and raised four children.
(08/01/2002)

Collin Wolfe
Collin James Wolfe, 28, of Nipomo died Monday, July 29, 2002, in Nipomo. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Monday at Lady Family Mortuary in Arroyo Grande. The Rev. Jared Vawter of the Grover Beach Assembly of God Church will officiate.
(08/01/2002)

Roderic ‘Rod’ Keefe
Roderic “Rod” Keefe, 35, of La Quinta died Thursday, July 25, 2002, in Rancho Mirage. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Building One of the Foundation of the Retarded of the Desert in Palm Desert.
(08/01/2002)

Mae ‘Ann’ Hampson
Mae Annette “Ann” Hampson, 61, died Friday, July 26, 2002, at her home. A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the Margo Dodd Gazebo in Shell Beach. Ms. Hampson retired to Pismo Beach after teaching school in Orange County for 30 years. She enjoyed the butterfly groves and dunes. She also volunteered with the local League of Women Voters, Clark Center and the Mozart Festival.
(08/01/2002)

Charles Cronin
Charles Cronin, 68, of Arroyo Grande died July 27, 2002. A memorial service will be held Monday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. Dr. Cronin was born Feb. 3, 1934, in Newark, N.J. He attended Compton High School, graduating at 16 years old. He worked as a lifeguard to save for college. He then went to Whittier Community College and received his bachelors of arts degree from California State University at Long Beach in 1955. He received his medical doctor degree from University California at Irvine in 1962. He worked his way through college caring for the disabled at Rancho Los Amigos. Dr. Cronin started his own practice when he was 26 years old. He was board certified in family practice and in geriatric medicine with an emphasis on Alzheimer’s research and treatment.
(07/31/2002)

Robert Garrison
W. Robert Garrison, 86, of Morro Bay, died July 27, 2002, at his home. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2, at the Morro Bay Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dale Paulsen officiating. Cremation will be by Benedict-Rettey Mortuary.
(07/31/2002)

Gertrude Gidcumb
Gertrude Gidcumb, 80, of Templeton died July 26, 2002, in a San Luis Obispo hospital. A memorial service is set for Saturday at 2 p.m. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Atascadero. Cremation will be by Chapel of the Roses in Atascadero.
(07/31/2002)

Betty Lowder
Betty Jean Lowder, 72, of Oceano died July 27, 2002, at her home. A celebration of her life will be held Saturday at noon at the Central Coast Senior Center in Oceano. Mrs. Lowder was born May 3, 1930, in Los Angeles to Emily and Emerson Githens. She married Donald Lowder on Oct. 27, 1952, and raised four children.
(07/31/2002)

Travis Mattson
Travis Carl Mattson, 21, of Atascadero died Sunday, July 28, 2002, in Atascadero. A memorial service will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at Atascadero Bible Church with Pastor Dave Rusco and Pastor Will Hesch officiating. Final disposition will be at Atascadero District Cemetery.
(07/31/2002)

Robert Waterman
Robert W. Waterman, 58, of Arroyo Grande died Monday, July 22, 2002, at his home. A memorial service for the family was held. Mr. Waterman was born on Sept. 28, 1943, to Chester and Eileen Waterman. He was raised in Canajoharie, N.Y., graduating from Canajoharie High School and State University College at Buffalo.
(07/31/2002)

Dorothy Jankay
Dorothy Jankay, 80, of Arroyo Grande died July 22, 2002, at a Valencia hospital. A graveside service was held at Arroyo Grande Cemetery with Father Joseph Butters of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church officiating.
(07/31/2002)

Carl Dewlaney Jr.
Carl William Dewlaney Jr., 86, of San Luis Obispo died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at a Templeton care facility. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Santa Margarita District Cemetery. The family will officiate.
(06/07/2002)

Mary Wilson
Mary Wilson, 38, of San Luis Obispo died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at a local hospital. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. June 14 at the New Life Community Church of the Nazarene in Pismo Beach.
(06/07/2002)

Margaret Lindenthaler
Margaret Holm Lindenthaler, 82, of San Luis Obispo died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at a local care center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Mrs. Lindenthaler was born July 24, 1919, in Brooklyn. She graduated from Santa Barbara City College in 1968 and had a long and varied career, the most recent aspect being as an elder-care innovator and advocate. She retired from Santa Barbara Social Services in 1980. Her interests included family, crossword puzzles, nature and sports. She also enjoyed bird watching and stamp and coin collecting.
(06/07/2002)

Edgar Baker
Edgar R. Baker, 83, of Morro Bay died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at his residence. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. today, at Benedict-Rettey Mortuary. A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, also at Benedict-Rettey Mortuary Chapel in Morro Bay. Burial will be held at Mount Washington Cemetery in Missouri.
(06/06/2002)

Ester ‘Nana’ Brooks
Ester “Nana” Brooks, 87, died Sunday, June 2, 2002, in a Templeton hospital. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Chapel of the Roses in Atascadero. Cremation will take place.
(06/06/2002)

Charles Bagwell
Charles Lee “Charlie” Bagwell, 73, a lifelong resident of Grover Beach, died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at a San Luis Obispo hospital. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, also at Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel.
(06/06/2002)

Jane Sczechowski
Jane Harris Sczechowski, 39, died Thursday, May 30, 2002, at a hospital in Grenoble, France. A memorial service will be held Friday at noon at Mount Carmel Lutheran Church in San Luis Obispo.
(06/06/2002)

Catherine Heinold
Catherine M. Heinold, 77, of Morro Bay died Monday, June 3, 2002, at a San Luis Obispo hospital. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Los Osos Valley Memorial Park. The Rev. George Hendrickson will officiate.
(06/06/2002)

Jacqueline Borre Murphy
Jacqueline Borre Murphy, 78, of Morro Bay died Tuesday, May 21, 2002, at her residence. A memorial service will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Montaño de Oro State Park.
(06/06/2002)

Mary M. Stephan
Mary M. Stephan, 65, died Saturday, June 1, 2002, in Oakhurst.Funeral services will be held Saturday at Oakhurst Cemetery. She was born Aug. 24, 1936.Mrs. Stephan is survived by her husband, Hugh A. Stephan; sons, Jerry Stephan and wife Linda; and Jim Stephan and wife Susan; daughter Terri Stephan; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
(06/05/2002)

Daisy Kropp
Daisy Maxine Kropp, 75, of Paso Robles died Friday, May 31, 2002, at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today at Chapel of the Roses in Atascadero. The Rev. Tom Wilson will officiate. Cremation will take place.
(06/05/2002)

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