Marjorie 'Marge' L. Casazza
A Catholic Prayer Service for Marjorie "Marge" L. Casazza, 69, of Vacaville will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at McCune Garden Chapel in Vacaville.
Burial will be at Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery
in Vacaville. The Rev. Benedict DeLeon of St. Mary's Catholic Church will preside.
Born Aug. 6, 1928, in San Francisco, Mrs. Casazza died Nov. 27, 1997, in Vacaville after a brief illness.
She was a homemaker and mother for 53 years.
Mrs. Casazza is survived by daughters, Cathy Casazza-Kier and Christine M. Harrison, both of Vacaville, and Lisa Casazza-Wright of San Jose; five grandsons; and one great-grandson.
Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at McCune Garden Chapel.
Contributions may be made to the Diabetes Society of Solano County, 817 Missouri St., No. 4, Fairfield; American Heart Association, P.O. Box 844, Santa Rosa 95402; the American Cancer Society, c/o Ruth Bradanini, 290 Fruitvale Road, Vacaville 95688; or the AIDS foundation of the donor's choice.
John Joseph Clarke
Funeral services for John Joseph Clarke, 76, of Fairfield will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Fairfield.
The Rev. Michael Downey will preside. Burial will be in Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery.
Born Feb. 23, 1921, in Newport News, Va., Mr. Clarke died Nov. 28, 1997, in Fairfield after a long illness. He lived in Fairfield for 28 years.
Mr. Clarke was a retired senior master sergeant for the Air Force, serving 28 years. He served during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was in civil service at Travis Air Force Base, working as a superintendent of medical supplies for 15 years.
He was a member of the Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Also, he loved to travel and fish.
Mr. Clarke is survived by his wife, Amelia of Fairfield; daughters, Jackie Agosto and Silvia Boydston, both of Sacramento; sons, Henry Herrera and Paul Herrera, both of Sacramento, and Jose Saucedo of El Paso; brother, Robert of Virginia Beach, Va.; and sister, Margerit Burns of Portsmouth, Va.; and five grandchildren.
Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, and a rosary will be 7 p.m.
Arrangements are by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
Cleo Fern King
Funeral services for Cleo Fern King, 54, of Fairfield will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home in Fairfield.
The Rev. Mike McCarney will preside. Burial will be at Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery
Born May 11, 1943, in Hydro, Okla., Miss King died in an traffic accident Nov. 25, 1997, in Fairfield.
Miss King moved to Fairfield from El Paso, Texas in March 1978 to live with her brother and sister-in-law. She worked in food service for the Fort Hood Army Base in El Paso, Texas, and Furr Cafeteria.
She loved animals, especially cats and dogs.
Miss King is survived by her brothers, Lee Roy of Fairfield, Earl Raymond of Weatherford, Texas, Floyd Melvin of Sharon, Okla., and Lawrence Gene of Cleburne, Texas; and sister, Opal Lee Wright of Oklahoma City, Okla.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Russell; sisters, Viola Fay Beck, Vada Mae Gilliland, Lola Marie, and New Gene; and brother, Eugene.
Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
Bhan Kaur Sidhu
Funeral services for Bhan Kaur Sidhu, 79, of Vacaville will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home in Fairfield.
Inurnment will be private.
Born Aug. 15, 1918, in Chugawan Moga, Punjab, India, she died Nov. 27, 1997, at Windsor House in Vacaville.
She was a homemaker for 60 years, and lived in El Sobrante for a year prior to her death.
Mrs. Sidhu is survived by her son, Gurcharn of El Sobrante; daughter, Surgit Hayur of Fairfield; grandson, Sukhbinder "Bobby" of El Sobrante; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Shirley Ann Bottoms-Boucher
Graveside services for Shirley Ann Bottoms-Boucher, 58, of Fairfield will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery.
The Rev. San Hensley will preside. Inurnment will be in Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery, Odd Fellows section.
Born Sept. 2, 1939, in Marysville, Mrs. Bottoms-Boucher died Nov. 26, 1997, at home in Fairfield.
She lived in Fairfield for 52 years.
Mrs. Bottoms-Boucher worked as a new construction finisher for the Hoffman Co. for 15 years.
She loved the outdoors, camping with an RV, fishing, boating and sightseeing.
At the time of her death, she was writing a book on her observation and research of coyotes and wolves.
Mrs. Bottoms-Boucher is survived by her husband, Ernest Boucher of Fairfield; daughters, Diana Mathews of Fairfield and Lisa Perry of Vacaville; sons, Dennis Averill of Fairfield and Leslie Averill of Fairfield; sisters, Leyrl Stanley of Fairfield and Donna Bump of Fairfield; and many nieces and nephews.
Contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, Solano County Unit, 1652 W. Texas St., Suite 110, Fairfield 94533; or the NorthBay Hospice, 1200-B Gale Wilson Blvd., Fairfield 94533.
Arrangements are by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Victor Villicana, 47, of Fairfield at 10 a.m. Thursday in Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Fairfield.
The Rev. Umberto Penunuri will officiate.
Burial will be in Rockville Cemetery.
Born Nov. 3, 1950, in El Paso, Texas, he died Nov. 30, 1997, in his Fairfield home after a brief illness. He lived in Fairfield 30 years.
He was a Vietnam veteran, serving with the Army from 1968-1971, and attended Armijo High School and Solano Community College.
He was a construction worker in the Bay Area for 32 years.
Mr. Villicana is survived by his wife, Margarita; daughter, Lillian Gomez of Fairfield; son, Victor Jr. of Fairfield; brothers, Ramon of Suisun City and Hecktor of Fairfield, and granddaughter, Selena Monique Gomez of Fairifield.
Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
Rosary will be 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.
Funeral services for Anna Brtko, 89, of Fairfield will be 3 p.m. Thursday in Fairfield at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 West Texas St.
The Rev. Martin Bergstrom will officiate. A private inurnment will be in Fairmont Memorial Park.
Mrs. Brtko died Nov. 28, 1997, at Fairfield Health Care Center after a long illness.
Born Aug. 29, 1908, in Charleroi, Pa., she grew up in the former Czechoslovakia for 20 years and had lived in Fairfield for 25 years.
An avid gardener who loved to raise roses, she was a homemaker for 60 years and enjoyed cooking. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Fairfield.
Mrs. Brtko is survived by her son, John of Fairfield and his wife, Janice; grandchildren, Beverly Campbell of Fairfield, Sharry Kasten of Washington, Sharon Nobel of Ohio and Russell of Fairfield; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Sr.
Visitation is 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday in Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
Leon Jack Felch
Memorial services for Leon Jack Felch, 78, of Vacaville will be 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Travis Air Force Base Chapel Center.
Burial will be private in the Washelli Columbarium in Seattle, Wash.
Born April 28, 1919, in Waitsburg, Wash., he died Nov. 28, 1997, in Vencor Hospital in Sacramento after a long illness.
He lived in Vacaville 32 years and was a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel after 31 years of military duty.
He was a member of the Daedalians, TROA, The Quiet Birdmen and Solano Pilots Association. He served on the Solano County Airport Land Use Commission. He enjoyed flying and ranching.
Mr. Felch is survived by his wife, Ramona; daughter, Kathy of Fair Oaks; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Gerhard Tieseler of Dixon; stepsons, Steven Seybold of San Luis Obispo, Richard Desserick of Brighton, Colo., and John Seybold of Fairfield; stepdaughters, Mindy Green of Boulder, Colo., and Lindy Desserick of Brighton; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Visitation at Vaca Hills Chapel is private.
A memorial contribution may be made to a favorite charity.
Marian Dee Medina
Memorial service for Marian Dee Medina, 76, of Fairfield will be 1 p.m. today in the Country Club Mobile Home Park Community Center.
Family and friends will officiate. Inurnment will be private.
Born Feb. 28, 1921, in Richmond, she died Nov. 29, 1997, in Fairfield after a short illness.
She lived in Fairfield 18 years and was a homemaker.
Mrs. Medina is survived by her husband, Alisandro; daughter and son-in-law, Dina and Larry Angus of Granite City; son, Richard Lee Simpson of Mendocino, and son and daughter-in-law, Curt and Eileen Simpson of Garden Grove; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are handled by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
Funeral services for Maceo Stephens, 61, of Suisun will be 11 a.m. Friday in the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1101 E. Tabor Ave., Fairfield.
The Rev. John Lomacang will officiate and burial will be in Suisun-Fairfield Cemetery.
Mr. Stephens died Nov. 29, 1997, in University of California, Davis, Medical Center in Sacramento after a short illness.
Born Nov. 8, 1936, in El Dorado, Ark., he served in the Air Force from 1954 until 1957. He lived in San Francisco for 46 years, and worked for the city's Department of Public Works for 30 years before retiring and moving to Suisun. He lived in Suisun for two months before his death.
He is survived by his wife, Maggie; daughters, Cassandra of San Francisco, Melody Sylvester of Suisun, Jalia of Fresno; son, Doug Woods of Persia; brothers, Crosby of San Francisco, Alphonso of Oakland and Socigene of Las Vegas; sisters, Betty Compton and Illa Faye Huey of San Francisco, Annette Knight of Benicia, Pepper Beverly Parker of Vallejo, Deborah Anderson of Palo Alto and Carrie Morgan of Arkansas; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Bryan Braker Funeral Home at 1850 W. Texas St. in Fairfield.