La Vonne (Bonnie) J. Allen

July 10, 1928 — Feb. 16, 2014 La Vonne (Bonnie) J. Allen passed away on Feb 16, 2014, at 85. She was born on July 10, 1928, in Baker City, Oregon. She worked at UC Davis in Housing and Grants and Contracts. She was active in the Woodland Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, where she was president […]

Stanley Allen Coppock

d. March 8, 2014 Stanley Allen Coppock, 63, son of Ray and Ellen Coppock of Davis and brother of Susan Coppock of Woodland, died at his Davis residence on March 8, 2014. Stanley was born in Madera. His family moved to Davis when he was 5 years old and his boyhood was spent in Davis […]

Lucile ‘Lucy’ Cordelia Witherow

Oct. 13, 1928 – March 13, 2014 Lucille “Lucy” Cordelia Benton, later Witherow, was born on Oct. 13, 1928, in Muskogee, Okla. She was born to William “Bill” Brian Benton and Fannie Benton, but when Lucy was 4, her birth mother contracted tuberculosis and passed away shortly thereafter. Her father was remarried to Walcie Carr […]

Death notice: Philip Arlen Moore

Philip Arlen Moore, 85, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014. A Navy veteran from the Korean War and resident of Las Vegas, he lived in Davis from 1959 to 1974, working as a Davis police officer and Yolo County probation officer. Funeral and memorial services will be determined at a later date.

Stephen John Warnock

April 6, 1925 — March 14, 2014 Stephen Warnock died on Friday, March 14, 2014, in Davis. Steve was born in Savanna Illinois to Glenn and Elizabeth Warnock, the second of five boys. Growing up, he lived in Mt. Carroll, Ill., until he joined the Navy at the age of 18. In 1947, he married […]

Jane Audrey Wright

June 18, 1932 — March 9, 2014 Jane Audrey Wright of Menlo Park died peacefully, surrounded by her husband and children, on March 9, 2014, in Davis, where she and her husband had resided since 2009. Jane was born Jane Audrey Perkins on June 18, 1932 in Philadelphia. She graduated from John Bartram High School […]

Jeffray Antone Sires

Nov. 2, 1971 — Jan. 23, 2014 At the age of 42, Jeff passed away peacefully in his sleep at home. Jeff is survived by his daughter Katlin, mother Diane Sires of Davis, sister Angela Sires Taggart (Jeff) of Dixon and nieces Amberly and Ashly of Dixon, grandmother Agnes Amaral of Rio Vista and an […]

Richard ‘Dick’ Larimore

March 12, 1931 – Jan. 13, 2014 Richard (Dick) Larimore passed away on Jan. 13, 2014, after a short illness. He joins his beloved wife Mary Jean, who preceded him in death 9½ months ago. Dick was born in Barberton, Ohio, on March 12, 1931, to Mary Alma Davis and Martin Aaron Larimore. He moved […]

Helen Mary De Angelis

Jan. 31, 1919 — Feb. 14, 2014 Helen Mary De Angelis, 95, of El Macero passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. She had been an area resident for 17 years. Helen was born Jan. 31, 1919 in New York, N.Y. to Ruth Ann and Maurice Longfellow. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. […]

Elmer Henry Joerger Jr.

March 16, 1921-March 1, 2014 Elmer Henry “Hank” Joerger Jr., 92, died in West Sacramento on March 1, 2014. Hank was born in Clarksville on March 16, 1921. His family moved to Woodland in 1929. He graduated valedictorian of his class from Woodland High School in 1939. He graduated from the UC Berkeley in 1943 […]

Betsy LaNoue

Nov. 17, 1929 — Feb. 12, 2014 Betsy LaNoue went on her final adventure Feb. 12, 2014, leaving this Earth peacefully while surrounded by family in her home. She was 84 years young. Betsy was born to Thomas Warren Hamilton and Elizabeth Irion Lawrie on Nov. 17, 1929. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois during the […]

Michael Benjamin Mattis

Nov. 20, 1964—March 1, 2014 Michael Benjamin Mattis, 49, a 1983 graduate of Davis High School, died in his sleep Saturday, March 1, 2014. Mattis, a graduate of San Francisco State University in journalism, has been a resident of San Francisco since 1986. He was employed in the computer marketing field with a number of […]

Dean Bailey

March 11, 1931 — March 4, 2014 Dean Bailey, dean of real estate appraisers in the Sacramento area, passed away on March 4, 2014, as a result of heart failure. Dean was born in Walnut Creek on March 11, 1931, graduated from Acalanes High School, attended Whitworth College in Spokane, Wash., and graduated with a […]

Death notice: Michael Benjamin Mattis

Michael Benjamin Mattis, 49, of San Francisco died Saturday, March 1, 2014. A funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, at Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D St. in Davis, with a reception following at International House, 10 College Park in Davis.