d. May 14, 2013 John Robert Owens, UC Davis Professor Emeritus and long time Davis resident, died peacefully on May 14 shortly before his 87th birthday. Owens was a member of the UC Davis faculty and of the campus Political Science Department for 31 years before retiring in 1990. He specialized in American politics and [...]
The memorial celebration of life service for Davis poet Patricia Hickerson will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis, 27074 Patwin Road. The service will include readings of her poetry. A Davis resident for the past 10 years, Hickerson was born on Nov. 13, 1927, in New York City and [...]
Jeffery Kevin O’Neal died on May 17, 2013. Born Aug. 22, 1954, he had been a Davis resident since 1983 and was the statewide director for the California Community College Biotechnology Initiative. A memorial service will take place at a later date.
Nina J. Dollarhide July 7, 1963 — May 15, 2013 Nina Juaquina Dollarhide passed away May 15, 2013 at home in Davis. Born July 7, 1963 in Fresno, she came to Davis five years ago with her husband, Terry, to begin a new life together. Nina loved music and gardening but what she enjoyed most [...]
Nina Juaquina Dollarhide died on May 15, 2013, at home in Davis. Born July 7, 1963, in Fresno, she came to Davis five years ago with her husband, Terry. Friends are invited to visit from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D St. in Davis, 530-758-5500, and attend a celebration of [...]
Sept. 11, 1912 — May 5, 2013 June Kathleen Chassagne, 100, of Yakima, Wash., passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Cottage in the Meadow with her family at her side. June was born Sept. 11, 1912 in Little Rock, Ark., to Charles Marshall and Kathleen Grace (Murphy) Andrews. She married Leon G. Chassagne in [...]
March 25, 1922 – April 27, 2013 She went to church on Sunday and sang in the choir, as she almost always did. Early in the week she played bridge and ate dinner with her good friends, attended her weekly Chocolate Society meeting, and gazed at the stars at the visiting Hubble telescope program. She [...]
June 28, 1937 — April 30, 2013 Constance Gail Porter, 75 of Davis passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Connie had been the recipient of an extremely successful heart transplant in June 2006. Unfortunately, she was diagnosed with stage-2 cancer in September 2012, which just recently returned. Her family feels extremely blessed to have had [...]