- Finding your family tree data online.

Obituary and Death Notice Archives

California Obituary and Death Notice Archive

(Obituaries archived from all over the state of California. Confirm death dates with the Social Security Death Index)

First Name: Last Name:

California Marriages Search
Search California Newspaper Archives from 18462007

Search California Obituary Archives from 1983-Present
California Newspaper List -- California Military Records

Also search the California Death Records (9,366,786 records from 1940 thru 1997):
Fill in all information that is known for best results. Only the surname is required, however.
Given Name(s): Mother Maiden: Father Last:
Sex: Birth Year: Death Year:

 Search fulltext California Genealogy Discussion Groups:
  First Name:
   Last Name:

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

California Obituary and Death Notice Archive

California Obituary and Death Notice Archive - Page 705

Posted By:
Date: Monday, 1 December 2014, at 3:12 a.m.

Beatrice O. Alarcon

March 2, 1920 - July 31, 2003

Beatrice O. Alarcon, 83, of Vallejo, died July 31 at Sutter Solano Medical Center in Vallejo.

A memorial mass will be held

10 a.m. Friday at the Mausoleum Chapel in All Souls Catholic Cemetery with Father Pat Stephenson officiating. Inurnment will follow.

Cremation and arrangements are under the direction of Twin Chapels Mortuary.

Ida Lofton

May 5, 1925 - July 26, 2003

Ida B. Lofton died on July 26, 2003 in St. Louis, Miss., after a long illness.

Born in Alberdine, Miss., she was a Vallejo resident for 50 years.

She was a school teacher at Elsa Widenmann Elementary and worked as a nurse at Crestwood Convale-scent Hospital for 26 years.

Survivors include her two sisters and brother, 10 children, William, David, Dennis, Danny, Glenda, Belinda and Ida Mae, all of California; James and Reola of St. Louis, Missouri; Letha Jane of Memphis, Tennessee; 22 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at Ted Foster & Sons in St. Louis, Missouri on Friday, Aug. 1, 2003 at noon.

Phillip Antonio Gutierrez

April 2, 1933 - July 30, 2003

Phil Gutierrez, 70, passed away Wednesday, July 30th at Kaiser Hospital following a long illness. Born in San Francisco, he was a Vallejo resident for over 60 years.

An all-star high school athlete, he graduated from St. Vincent Ferrer High School in 1951 and University of Santa Clara in 1955. Phil was an insurance agent/broker for over 45 years and ran his own business, Gutierrez Insurance Agency in Vallejo for 30 years.

A loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother, he will be greatly missed. He enjoyed spending time with his family and will be remembered for his love for life, generosity and sense of humor. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Dee; daughters, Lisa Wilson, Dawn (Ruell) Cayabyab and Nicci (Don) King; grandsons, Phillip Wilson and Dominic, Carlo and Antonin Cayabyab, of Vallejo; brother, Roberto (Karyn) Gutierrez, nephews, Zachary and Nico, and niece, Kristin Gutierrez of Connecticut.

Visitation is Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a vigil service at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Colonial Chapels. Funeral mass is 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent's Church. Burial to follow at All Soul's Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association.

Ruby Webb, Aug. 27, 1927 - July 29, 2003

Ruby "Grandma Honey" Webb, 74, died Tuesday at Napa Nursing Center after a long illness.

Born in Tallulah, La., Mrs. Webb was a resident of Vallejo.

Mrs. Webb lived as a homemaker and was a longtime member of St. Mark Baptist Church where she served on the Mother's Board.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Arthur L. Webb Sr.; daughters, Barbara Lo-Chin of Vallejo and Yolanda Webb of Sacramento; stepdaughter, Ersenee Clark of La.; sons, Arthur Webb Jr. of South Pasadena, the Rev. Raymond Webb Sr. of Laguna Hills, Michael Webb of Los Angeles, Danny Webb Sr. and Ronald Webb Sr. both of Vallejo and Anthony Webb Sr. of Suisun; grandchildren, Robyn, Eric, Raymond II, Randall, Jarrett, Clyde Jr., Courtney, Sarelle, Jasmine, Jessica, Danny Jr., David, Ronald Jr., Latasha, Lamar, Tifani, Anthony Jr. and Asia.

A visitation with a quiet hour is planned from 4 to

6 p.m. Sunday at Cooley and Riolo Mortuary.

Funeral services are planned for 11 a.m. Monday at St. Mark Baptist Church of Vallejo with Pastor Charles A. Brown officiating.

Barbara Hughes

April 24, 1931 - July 25, 2003

Mrs. Barbara G. Hughes passed away on July 25, 2003 at the age of 72 in Vallejo; a resident of American Canyon for 36 years, she was born in Placerville, Ohio, on April 24, 1931.

Mrs. Hughes was a teachers assistant at the Benicia Unified School District for 13 years

Preceded by her husband of 44 years, Tommie Ray Hughes on Nov. 6, 2001, she leaves behind her daughter, Cindy A. Foulk of Vacavillle; son, Tommie Ray Hughes Jr. of American Canyon; three grandchildren, Richard Allen Hall Jr. (Christina), Alex Robert Foulk, Melissa Maria Mitrea, and one great-grandchild born on July 25, 2003; aunts Nelie Metz,Ida Huffman and an uncle, Westley Metz, all of Ohio. A private burial will take place. Services were cared for by Struble Family Funeral Services.

Richard Oro Veloso

Sept. 28, 1957 - July 29, 2003

Richard Oro, Veloso, 45, of Vallejo died Tuesday due to a car accident on Interstate 780 in Vallejo.

Visitation will be held 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Colonial Chapels. Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Colonial Chapels. Burial will be at Manila Memorial Park, Philippine Islands.

Barbara Sylvia Quinney

Feb. 6, 1928 - July 13, 2003

Former Vallejoan Barbara Sylvia Quinney, 75, died July 13 at her ranch home in Reedley after a long illness.

She attended local schools, graduating from Vallejo High School in 1945 and from Vallejo College in 1947. She attended Parsons School of Design in New York City and returned to California, working in the entertainment industry in San Francisco and Los Angeles before returning to Vallejo as director of the newly opened Children's Wonderland Park.

In 1971 she was named Woman of the Year by the Vallejo Business and Professional Women's Club.

Miss Quinney is survived by her sister, Loris (Mrs. Philip) Ryan of Fresno, and her niece, Ellen Ryan of Knoxville, Tenn.

Charles Edgar Gibson

July 2, 1920 - July 28, 2003

Charles Edgar Gibson, 83, died Monday at home after a long illness.

Born in Belvedere, he was a Vallejo resident for 74 years.

Mr. Gibson was a painter for private contractors for 35 years and then worked as a painter at Travis Air Force Base for 23 years before retiring in 1981. Mr. Gibson served in the Navy from 1942 to 1946. He served in World War II in North Africa, the South Pacific and Philippines. He was with the "Ceabees" Construction Battalion from 1942 to 1945.

He was a member of Community Presbyterian Church and Vallejo Moose Lodge No. 468. He enjoyed painting, traveling and family.

He was preceded in death by one sister and three brothers.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Elizabeth of Vallejo; daughters, Cheryl Ann (Bob) Gregory of Fort Worth, Texas, and Sandra Lee (Benny) Hengemihle of Vallejo; son, Raymond E. (Debbie) Gibson of Napa; grandchildren, Stephanie and David Tobey of Vallejo and Jeffrey and Alison Gregory of Fort Worth, Texas; and great-grandson, Jordan Charles Tobey of Vallejo.

Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Skyview Garden Chapel. A graveside memorial is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday at Skyview Memorial Lawn. A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday at Community Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Nancy Martin Vincent officiating. Burial will be at Skyview Memorial Lawn.

Contributions are preferred to Kaiser Hospice, 975 Sereno Dr., Vallejo, CA 94589; or Community Presbyterian Memorial Fund, 2800 Georgia St., Vallejo, CA 94591; or the donor's choice.

Social Security Death Index Search Engine

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

California Obituary and Death Notice Archive is maintained by GenLookups with WebBBS 5.12.

For your convenience, here is a huge, growing collection of obituaries at

EXCLUSIVE OFFER to visitors! We'll get your family tree started!

- Click to Search the Large Databases

- Historical Records and Person Search

- Census and Voter Lists

- Military Records

- Surname Meanings

- Births, Marriages, and Deaths Search

Look up the meaning of any surname!

Find-a-Grave Cemetery Search

Incredibly COOL Genealogy Databases on the Web!

Rootsweb Review Archives Search
Search through the archives of this past genealogy update!

First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of fulltext obits
from all over the United States.


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of marriage records
from all over the United States.


Marriage Search Engines

Statewide Obituary Archives

Free Surname Meanings and History Lookup NEW!!!


I want to look for information about this surname:

You must use the SUBMIT button; hitting ENTER will not work!

If the results that you get turn out to be a death notice rather than an obituary, many times you can find a fulltext obituary by doing a search HERE.


The ULTIMATE Vital Records Database!

Newest Data Additions to

Message Boards

Historical Person Search


Alabama  - Alaska  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Colorado  - Connecticut  - Delaware  - Florida  - Georgia  - Hawaii  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maine  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Minnesota  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Montana  - Nebraska  - Nevada  - New Hampshire  - New Jersey  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - North Dakota  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Oregon  - Pennsylvania  - Rhode Island  - South Carolina  - South Dakota  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Utah  - Vermont  - Virginia  - Washington  - West Virginia  - Wisconsin  - Wyoming



Alabama  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - Connecticut  - Georgia  - Idaho  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Nebraska  - New York  - North Carolina  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Pennsylvania  - South Carolina  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Vermont  - Virginia  - West Virginia

Alabama Newspapers

Alaska Newspapers

Arizona Newspapers

Arkansas Newspapers

California Newspapers

Colorado Newspapers

Connecticut Newspapers

Delaware Newspapers

Florida Newspapers

Georgia Newspapers

Idaho Newspapers

Illinois Newspapers

Indiana Newspapers

Iowa Newspapers

Kansas Newspapers

Kentucky Newspapers

Louisiana Newspapers

Maine Newspapers

Maryland Newspapers

Massachusetts Newspapers

Michigan Newspapers

Minnesota Newspapers

Missouri Newspapers

Montana Newspapers

Nebraska Newspapers

Nevada Newspapers

New Hampshire Newspapers

New Jersey Newspapers

New Mexico Newspapers

New York Newspapers

North Carolina Newspapers

North Dakota Newspapers

Ohio Newspapers

Oklahoma Newspapers

Oregon Newspapers

Pennsylvania Newspapers

Rhode Island Newspapers

South Carolina Newspapers

South Dakota Newspapers

Tennessee Newspapers

Texas Newspapers

Utah Newspapers

Virginia Newspapers

Washington Newspapers

West Virginia Newspapers

Alabama Census Records

Alaska Census Records

Arizona Census Records

Arkansas Census Records

California Census Records

Colorado Census Records

Connecticut Census Records

Delaware Census Records

Florida Census Records

Georgia Census Records

Idaho Census Records

Illinois Census Records

Indiana Census Records

Iowa Census Records

Kansas Census Records

Kentucky Census Records

Louisiana Census Records

Maine Census Records

Maryland Census Records

Massachusetts Census Records

Michigan Census Records

Minnesota Census Records

Missouri Census Records

Montana Census Records

Nebraska Census Records

Nevada Census Records

New Hampshire Census Records

New Jersey Census Records

New Mexico Census Records

New York Census Records

North Carolina Census Records

North Dakota Census Records

Ohio Census Records

Oklahoma Census Records

Oregon Census Records

Pennsylvania Census Records

Rhode Island Census Records

South Carolina Census Records

South Dakota Census Records

Tennessee Census Records

Texas Census Records

Utah Census Records

Virginia Census Records

Washington Census Records

West Virginia Census Records

Confirm birth and death dates with the Social Security Death Index: - - - - Surname Search Utility - - Marriage Search Engines


One of the sponsors of this site is: