Obituaries

Wallace “Wally” R. Roberts

Wally died peacefully with his family by his side on June 29, 2019. ... more

Ronald Swank

Jan. 6, 1944 – June 8, 2019... more

Juan Manuel Anaya Alvarez

Juan Manuel Anaya Alvarez died Aug. 5, surrounded by his family.... more

Helga Gertrud Kuntz

On Sunday, August 11, 2019, Helga Gertrud Kuntz passed away in her home with family by her side.... more

Edward M. Clarke

Edward M. Clarke was born in Montreal Canada on March 30, 1933.... more

William Loyd Geers

William Loyd Geers died at home on August 9, 2019 in Clovis, California.... more

Caroline Mary Espindola [Johnston]

Caroline passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, Tuesday July 16, after a mercifully short battle with cancer.... more

Eduardo Arias Vanegas

Eduardo Arias Vanegas... more

Ancie Gray “Tex” Griffin

Ancie Gray “Tex” Griffin, was born August 5, 1926 in Hamlin, Texas, passed away at home on July 14, 2019 after a 12-year battle with Dementia.... more

Margaret Ogle

Margaret Ogle, a resident of Corralitos, CA, died August 7 at her home. ... more

Ronald Marker

Ronald Marker died peacefully at home on Aug. 4, 2019 in Watsonville, California. He was 84.... more

Jesus Ortiz-Rocha

Jesus Ortiz-Rocha died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Watsonville Community Hospital on Aug. 6, 2019. He was 87.... more

Jose Oscar Leyva-Leal

Jose Oscar Leyva-Leal died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at a local nursing home on August 4, 2019. He was 69.... more

Georgina Guadalupe Hernandez

Georgina Guadalupe Hernandez died on Aug. 1. She was 43.... more

Merna Elizabeth Totten

Merna Elizabeth Totten of Watsonville died on July 25 surrounded by her children. She was 96.... more

Jose Luis Murillo

Jose Luis Murillo died on July 23 surrounded by his family in Santa Cruz. He was 49.... more

Martha Irma Tapia

Martha Irma Tapia (Velez) passed away peacefully on August 7, 2019. ... more

Rhea Wood DeHart

Rhea Wood DeHart, longtime educator, community leader and activist died in Watsonville, California on August 5, 2019.... more

Kenneth Glen Vilhauer

With his family by his side, Ken passed away from esophageal cancer at age 89 on July 31, 2019.... more

Sarah Kathryn Frost

Sarah Kathryn Frost, recently of Monterey, passed away on July 23, 2019 at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital following a brief illness and surrounded by her family. ... more

Margarita Concha Baltazar

Margarita Concha Baltazar died July 13 surrounded by her family in Watsonville.... more

Narcisa Ortega

Narcisa Ortega died surrounded by her family at her home in Watsonville on July 15. She was 97. ... more

Charles Harold Lawrence

Charles Harold Lawrence died July 12, surrounded by his family in Marysville. He was 84.... more

Juan Rincon Flores

Juan Rincon Flores died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on July 9. He was 81.... more

Sanny Garnace Batin

Sanny Garnace Batin died peacefully on July 15. He was 55.... more

Betty Bourke

Betty Bourke passed away in Watsonville on July 9 at the age of 92.... more

Froctuosa R. Reyes

Froctuosa R. Reyes died peacefully surrounded by her loving family at a local nursing home on June 22. She was 92.... more

Marco Bermudez

Marco Bermudez died unexpectedly on July 2 surrounded by his family in Watsonville.... more

Thelma Jeanne Rout

Thelma Jeanne Rout died on June 30 peacefully surrounded by her family in Tracy. She was 89.... more

Engracia Perez Valdez Sanchez

Engracia Perez Valdez Sanchez died June 20, surrounded by her family.... more

Clifford Bridgette

Clifford Bridgette died on June 26, surrounded by his family. He was 80.... more

Anita E. Ibarra

Anita E. Ibarra passed away on June 18. She was 81.... more

Ossiel Barrios

On Friday, June 14 Ossiel Barrios passed away surrounded by his family in San Jose.... more

John Salas

John Salas died June 22 surrounded by his children and family. He was 55.... more

Jose Fernando Valentin Caballero

Jose Fernando Valentin Caballero passed away suddenly in Minnesota on May 31 at 15 years of age.... more

Christy Jean Buzbee

Christy Jean Buzbee died June 9 in Aromas. She was 68.... more

Denise Marilyn Tomaso

Denise Marilyn Tomaso died June 16 in Watsonville after a long battle with cancer. She was 67.... more

Santiago Medrano Haro

Santiago Medrano Haro died on June 15 surrounded by his loving family at Watsonville Nursing Center.... more

Francisco J. Rocha-Magaña

Francisco J. Rocha-Magaña died peacefully at his home on June 12. He was 42.... more

Manuel Faustino

Manuel Faustino died June 7 in Santa Cruz. He was 74.... more

James Ancheta

James Ancheta, resident of Florence, Ariz., died at San Jose Regional Hospital on May 18 of renal cancer. He was 67.... more

Gregorio DeLeon

Gregorio DeLeon, age 90, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on June 12. ... more

Timothy Wayne Hebard

Timothy Wayne Hebard died May 20, surrounded by his family in Santa Cruz. He was 59.... more

Gonzalo Fernández Fernández

Gonzalo Fernández Fernández died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Dominican Hospital on June 10. He was 91.... more

Omar Melgoza-Cortes

Omar Melgoza-Cortes died on June 3 at Mission Hospice. He was 26.... more

Lonnie Gerald Lacy

Lonnie Gerald Lacy, Jr. died at Stanford Hospital June 3 with his family by his side. He was 53.... more

Carol Ann Ritter

Carol Ann Ritter Hill died in Monterey May 31. She was 76.... more

Joanna Cocova

Joanna Cocova died May 13. She was 60.... more

Felix Arnaz

On June 3, Felix Arnaz died surrounded by his family in Santa Clara, California. He was 76.... more

Rafael Ramirez

Rafael Ramirez died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Watsonville Community Hospital on May 28. He was 61.... more

Monte Carpenter

Monte Carpenter of Watsonville died at his home on May 12th.... more

Pedro Saul Trigo Lopez

Pedro Saul Trigo Lopez died unexpectedly on May 25 in Merced. He was 37.... more

Dario Barraza

Dario Barraza died in Watsonville on May 20. He was 87.... more

Betty Fort

Betty Fort, a long time Watsonville resident, died on May 13 at Watsonville Community Hospital.... more

Manuela Noble

Manuela “Nelly” Paniagua Noble passed away peacefully on May 18 in Watsonville surrounded by family.... more

Frank Florez

Frank C. Florez passed away on May 10. He was 76.... more

Georgina Espinola 

Georgina Espinola died in her home surrounded by her loving family on May 11. ... more

Grace Pina

Grace Pina died on Friday, May 10. She was 62.... more

Agustina Saavedra Velazquez

Agustina Saavedra Velazquez died on May 10, surrounded by her family.... more

Rosa Maria Torres

Rosa Maria Torres died unexpectedly on April 25 at Watsonville Community Hospital. ... more

Jesus Fernandez Magana

Jesus Fernandez Magana died April 27 in Salinas. He was 88.... more

Mario Perez

Mario Xavier Perez died unexpectedly on May 8 in Santa Clara County. He was 27.... more

William F. Boracca

William F. Boracca died on April 14 at the age of 89.... more

Baudelio Perez Pulido

Baudelio Perez Pulido died unexpectedly at Watsonville Community Hospital on May 5. ... more

Deborah Johnson

Deborah Ann Johnson Dawson, known to loved ones as Debbie, passed away on April 11, 2019 at Watsonville Community Hospital.... more

Esteban Enrique Munoz Marquez

Esteban Enrique Munoz Marquez died April 15 in Santa Cruz surrounded by his family. He was 60.... more

 

Franklin Nozumi

Franklin J. Nozumi passed away on March 24, 2019 at his home in Aptos.... more

 

Hermenegildo “Mere” Ramirez

Hermenegildo “Mere” Ramirez died April 5, surrounded by his family.... more