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Manuel Edward Orozco, Jr.

Graveside services for Manuel Edward Orozco, Jr., 19, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery.

A student at Chabot College, Mr. Orozco died June 22, 1997, in Oakland.

He is survived by his parents, Stanley and Ione Wilson; brothers, Marcos and Stanley Wilson, Jr; and grandparents, Lucile Burns and Mary Madplume.

He was preceded in death by his father, Manuel Umberto Sr.

A rosary will be 6 p.m. Saturday at his family's home in San Leandro. For directions call (510) 352-4473. Arrangements are by Colonial Chapel Funeral Directors.

Elayne Louise Stanton Phillips

Funeral services for Elayne Louise Stanton Phillips, 48, of Davis, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Silveyville Cemetery in Dixon.

The Rev. Joe Mejia of Church of Praise will preside. Burial will follow.

Born Oct. 21, 1948, in Fairfield, Mrs. Phillips died June 20, 1997, in Davis after a long illness.

She was a homemaker for 30 years, and lived in Dixon for 15 years.

She was a registered American Indian. She enjoyed cooking, arts and crafts, helping others, the outdoors, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Mrs. Phillips is survived by her husband, Michael; sons, John Rockholt of Texas, and Joe Rockholt of Dixon; daughters, Callie Dougherty of Dixon, Juanita Fuller and Mary West of Vacaville; grandchildren, Chelseh, Tommy, Brittany, Chad, and Carissa; father, Edward Stanton of Anderson; brother, Charlie Skaggs of Los Angeles; and sister, Christine Reyna of Dixon.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Alma Stanton.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Milton Carpenter Funeral Home in Dixon.

Contributions may be made to the Milton Carpenter Funeral Home, 569 N. First St., Dixon 95688.

Arrangements are by Milton Carpenter Funeral Home.

Edward L. Banks

Funeral services for Edward L. Banks, 60, of Tacoma, Wash., will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in Vaca Hills Chapel in Vacaville.

The Rev. Leo Nelson will officiate.

Burial with military honors will be in the Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery.

Mr. Banks died June 23, 1997, in Madigan Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash., after a long illness.

Born Nov. 26, 1936, in Texarkana, Texas, Mr. Banks lived 12 years in Vacaville before moving to Tacoma, Wash.

Mr. Banks was a 20-year Air Force veteran and worked 15 years as a JCPenney lost prevention manager. He loved fishing, camping and the outdoors.

Mr. Banks is survived by his wife, Elke of Tacoma, Wash.; mother, Vivian of Livingston; daughters, Beverly of Vacaville and Michaela Rangel of Vacaville; sons, James Clayton of Vacaville, Steven Clayton of Loomis, and Kenneth Clayton of Tacoma, Wash.; two sisters; three brothers; three grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in Vaca Hills Chapel in Vacaville.

Frances Jane Fisher

Graveside services for Frances Jane Fisher, 72, of Vacaville will be Monday in the Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery. Family members will preside.

Born April 6, 1925, in San Francisco, Mrs. Fisher died June 22, 1997, at her Vacaville home after a short illness.

A 42-year resident of Vacaville, she was a homemaker and was a crossing guard at Orchard Elementary School. Also, she loved animals.

Mrs. Fisher is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, James and Garlie of Fort Knox, Ky.; sister and brother-in-law, Virginia and Paul Mallard of Woodland Hills; niece, Betty Patterson of Davis; and grandchildren, Jeffrey and Jennilee of Fort Knox, Ky.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Emery.

Visitation will be 2 to 5 p.m. today at McCune Garden Chapel, 212 Main St. in Vacaville.

Jeannine Richardson

Funeral services for Jeannine Richardson, 68, of Fairfield will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Assembly of God Church, 2207 Union Ave. in Fairfield.

The Rev. Louis Harris of Assembly of God Church will officiate. Burial will be in Rolling Hills Memorial Park in Richmond.

Born Nov. 13, 1928, in Clarita, Okla., Mrs. Richardson died June 26, 1997, at her Fairfield home following a long illness.

A 25-year resident of Fairfield, she was a homemaker for 45 years.

Mrs. Richardson is survived by her husband, Marvin of Fairfield; daughter, Sandra Richardson-Chaplin of Nevada City; son, John of Fairfield; and brother, Don A. Medford of Richmond.

Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. Texas St. in Fairfield.

Hoover T. 'Robbie' Robbins

Memorial services for retired Chief Master Sgt. Hoover T. "Robbie" Robbins will be 9 a.m. Monday at Chapel Center on Cannon Drive on Travis Air Force Base.

Mr. Robbins was a resident of Vacaville for many years. He lived in Tucson, Ariz., for the past few years.

Ada Alliene Seiberling

Private services for Ada Alliene Seiberling, 87, of Fairfield, will be in Los Angeles. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood.

Born Nov. 10, 1909, in Grinnell, Iowa, she died June 15, 1997, at her Fairfield home following a long illness.

A 16-year resident of Fairfield, she owned and operated the Aluminum Dip Braze Company in Los Angeles before retiring in 1970. Before owning that company, she worked in the retail clothing business as a buyer, and was also a secretary and homemaker.

Mrs. Seiberling also lived in Napa for four years. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for 50 years, with membership in Iowa and Los Angeles.

She is survived by her daughter, Garnet McQuitty of Fairfield; grandson, Kevin McQuitty of San Diego; and stepson, Ivan of Norco.

Memorial contributions may be made to NorthBay Hospice, 1800 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield 94533.

Arrangements are by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home in Fairfield.

George Gross Jr.

A gathering in memory of George Gross Jr., 81, of Fairfield will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Armijo High School in Fairfield.

Born Oct. 10, 1915, in King City, Mr. Gross died June 25, 1997, in Fairfield after a long illness.

He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1941. He served as a U.S. Army corporal from 1941 to 1945 in the Pacific.

He married his wife, Pat, in 1952.

Mr. Gross taught at Esparto High School for three years. He began teaching reading at Armijo High School in 1957, retiring in 1976.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia of Fairfield; daughter and son-in-law, Colleen and Duane Triplett of Anchorage, Alaska; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Eva Loraine Fanton

A memorial service for Eva Loraine Fanton, 76, of Fairfield, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fairfield Funeral Home. The Rev. Vic Matson of Community United Methodist Church will preside. Burial will be at The Presidio in San Francisco.

Born Nov. 19, 1920, in Forest City, Iowa, Mrs. Fanton died June 27, 1997, at her home.

She is survived by her daughters Michele F. Boles of Niceville, Fla., and Lynne Knapp of Shafter; son Tony Fanton of Fairfield; brother Franklin H. Hansen of Forest City, Iowa; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Lea Eleanor Rodriguez

Graveside services for Lea Eleanor Rodriguez, 71, of Fairfield, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery. The Rev. Luciano Valenzuela of Holy Spirit Church will preside.

Born Sept. 26, 1925, in San Francisco, Mrs. Rodriguez died June 23, 1997, at her Fairfield home after a short illness.

She worked for Solano County as a controller for 25 years.

Mrs. Rodriguez is survived by her son, William Jr. of Fairfield; mother, Angelina Vasques of San Francisco; sister, Olga Martinez of San Diego; and brother Victor Martinez Sr. of Chico.

Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. today at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home with rosary at 7 p.m.

Leonard Julius Whitman

Funeral services for Leonard Julius Whitman, 18, of Fairfield have been postponed until a later date.

Born Dec. 24, 1978, in Fairfield, Mr. Whitman died June 29, 1997, at NorthBay Medical Center.

He worked for flood control at Labor Ready.

He is survived by his parents, Joseph Sr. and Barbara of Fairfield; sisters, Vickie Washington, Shawn Watley, Olga, Jessica, and Nycole of Fairfield; brothers, Stephen Watley, Joseph B., Joseph J. Jr. and Byron of Fairfield; grandmother, Cherry Skinner of Fairfield; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.

Antiro Paul Abara, Jr.

A memorial mass for Antiro Paul "Tic Tac" Abara, Jr., 51, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. The Rev. Luciano Valenzuela will preside. Burial will be at Fairmont Memorial Park in Fairfield.

Born May 28, 1946, in Pinesville, La., Mr. Abara died June 29, 1997, in Dairyville. He loved to fish, and for 14 years lived in Chico.

He is survived by his wife, Sharen of Chico; stepdaughter, Shala of Chico; sons, Keith and Antiro III, both of Chico, and Kevin of Vallejo; mother, Josephine of Fairfield; grandmother, Ivory Cabo of Vallejo; sisters, Corozone Banks-Davis of Oakland, and Indrikita Abara-Jones of Pleasant Hill; brothers, Michael of Fairfield, and Andres of Vallejo; uncle, Lucas Holmes of Louisiana; aunts, Agnes James and Pearl Sampson, both of Louisiana; and many nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.

Carman Cameron-Mitchell

Funeral services for Carman Maria Cameron-Mitchell, 44, of Suisun City will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Fairfield.

Born May 28, 1953, in Columbus, Ohio, Mrs. Cameron-Mitchell died June 25, 1997, at a Fairfield hospital.

She was a contract specialist for the U.S. Government for eight years, and retired in 1987.

She graduated from Fairfield High School in 1971, and was on the Drill Team for three years.

She is survived by her daughter, Mikala Mitchell of Fairfield; mother, Yvonne Huckaby of Suisun City; brother, Robert of Fairfield; and two nephews and one niece.

Arrangements are by Skyview Memorial Lawn.

Jackie Lorraine Divine

At the family's request, there will be no formal services held for Jackie Lorraine Divine, 53, of Fairfield. Burial will be private.

Born Aug. 20, 1943, in Sacramento, Mrs. Divine died June 25, 1997, at Sierra Solano Care Center after a long illness.

She worked as a cook, bartender and dancer for 25 years.

She is survived by her sons, Tom Wallace of Fairfield, Jack Whidden of Illinois, and William Sterling of California; father, Aaron Thomas Felkins of Apple Valley; sister, Mary Pogue of Lake Havasu, Ariz.; step-sister, Rita McFadden of Carson City, Nev.; brothers, Jim Felkins of Hampton, Va., and Darel Felkins of Juliette, Ill.; and one grandchild.

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