May 26, 1930 – Dec. 31, 2013 James Edward Hogan died peacefully on Dec. 31 at University Retirement Community in Davis. Born in Chicago, Ill., Jim was the eldest of five children and grew up in the midst of a close, extended family. The strong boyhood friendships formed there lasted for his entire life. Jim […]
Aug. 5, 1970-Sept. 1, 2013 Kimberly Anne (Crosby) Straus, of Woodinville, Wash., passed away on Sept. 1, 2013, at age 43. Kim is survived by her husband, Chris, and her three children, Nathan, Dana and Katherine. She is remembered by many others around her, including her mother, Marianne, of Lincoln (formerly Davis), her father, Al, […]
Dec. 14, 1949 – Dec. 21, 2013 On Dec. 21, 2013, Coralie J. Munro lost her brave fight with leukemia at UC San Francisco’s Medical Center. She is survived by her loving husband, Ron Rattai, and siblings John, Debbie and Ken, Jill and Bill, Marilyn and Bob, and Irene and Russ. She was the beloved […]
June 2, 1984 – Dec. 2, 2013 Adam died Dec. 2, 2013 in a car accident in Sacramento. He was 29. Adam lived in Davis most of his life. He graduated from Davis High School and earned an associate of arts degree from Sacramento City College. At the time of his death, he was enrolled […]
d. Dec. 8, 2013 Joe was born in 1936 in Chicago to George and Georgia DeVries and died at home in Davis on Dec. 8, 2013, after a 17-year battle with prostate cancer. He attended schools in Alameda and college in Michigan, earning a bachelor’s degree in engineering from both Calvin College and the University […]
d. Dec. 20, 2013 Irene K. Affrime passed away peacefully on Dec. 20, 2013. She was 92 years old. She lived most of her life in and around Philadelphia, and had lived in Davis for the past 10 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Affrime. She is survived by her daughters, […]
Jan. 17, 1918 – Dec. 16, 2013 Winifred Madison died peacefully in her sleep on Dec. 16, 2013. She was 95 years old. Her final months were much improved by the affectionate care of her Fijian caregivers: Ana, Claire, Salote, Vinni and Kalesi and the care of Yolo Hospice. She will be remembered as a […]
A celebration of life will be held in February for Winifred Law Madison, who died Dec. 16, 2013, at the age of 95. An artist, she was a longtime Davis resident.
Feb. 1, 1918—Nov. 29, 2013 Shuki Hayashi died unexpectedly on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, one day after attending a family Thanksgiving dinner. The many friends and family members he left behind will miss his love of meandering conversation on just about any topic (outside of popular culture), his sense of wonder, and his mischievous sense […]
Nicholas P. Schmit, 41, of Davis died Dec. 7, 2013. There will be a funeral mass at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20, at St. James Catholic Church, 1275 B St. A reception follows in the Parish Hall.
Aug. 17, 1933 – Nov. 17, 2013 The Rev. Donald T. Ranstrom, 80, of Davis died Nov. 17, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family. Don was born Aug. 17, 1933, in Warren, Minn., the son of Hazel and Ted Ranstrom. He grew up on a farm near Alvarado, Minn. In high school, he […]
May 4, 1921 – Dec. 5, 2013 (Bertha) Jewel Sanner Sims, 92, passed away peacefully at University Retirement Community in Davis following a day in which she was watched over by loving family and visited by caring friends and compassionate caregivers. A special blessing was an unexpected visit by the Davis Threshold Choir who brought […]
d. Dec. 8, 2013 Margaret Milligan, 95, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1918, died on Dec. 8, 2013, in Redmond, Wash., where she resided the past six years. Margaret was the only child of Samuel and Stella (Delacourt) Milligan and never married. She attended Hughes High School in Cincinnati, serving on the school’s newspaper and […]
Jan. 30, 1928 – Nov. 30, 2013 Anna Maria “Rose” Limerinos — born Jan. 30, 1928, in Paris, France — passed away Nov. 30, 2013. A vigil will be held Monday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. at Wiscombe Funeral Chapel, 116 D St., Davis (530-758-5500). Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, Dec 17, at noon […]