Jeffrey O. Aberbach

Nov. 29, 1953 – June 27, 2014 Longtime Davis Enterprise newsman Jeffrey O. Aberbach died June 27, 2014, of natural causes at his home in Benicia. He was 60 years old. Born Nov. 29, 1953, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Cal State Northridge and worked at the Seal Beach News, Oxnard Press-Courier, Marin […]

Peter David Logefeil

June 22, 1958 — June 27, 2014 Peter David Logefeil died on Friday, June 27, in the UC Davis Burn Center in Sacramento. He was 56. Born in Richmond and raised in Sacramento, he lived in Davis the last 15 years where he washed windows for A Touch of Glass. He loved Davis, which he called […]

Lucile Hattie Schick

June 11, 1924 — April 10, 2014 Lucile Hattie Schick died on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on June 11, 1924, to Carl and Hattie Schleck in Oak Park, Illinois. Lucile graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in chemistry. She worked as a chemist for Kraft Food company, and […]

Richard Gerald Adkins

July 17, 1931 — June 23, 2014 Richard Gerald Adkins died on June 23, 2014 at the age of 82. Richard was born July 17, 1931, in Indianapolis to Mitt and Lillian Adkins. He grew up in Indiana and was a high school football star at George Washington High School. Richard joined the Navy and […]

Boris Henry Ruebner, M.D.

Aug. 30, 1923 – June 11, 2014 Boris was born Aug. 30, 1923, in Düsseldorf, Germany, and passed away peacefully on June 11, 2014, in Davis. Throughout his 90 years, Boris was committed to living life to its fullest. He thrived on travel, theater, reading, swimming and playing bridge, and loved spending time with his […]

Marjory Minnie Berner Kutter

April 17, 1933 — June 18, 2014 Marjory Minnie Berner Kutter (aka Maggie) died on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Davis. Marjory, the daughter of Max and Minnie (Kackman) Berner, was born on April 17, 1933. She married Lloyd Ray Kutter on October 30, 1953. In 1954, she graduated from St. Luke’s Hospital School of […]

Jan Conroy

Feb. 10, 1947 — June 15, 2014 Jan Conroy was taken from us in a tragic car accident on the Delta Highway on June 15, 2014. He was born on Feb. 10, 1947, in San Francisco, to Michael Conroy and Kathleen Flemming Conroy. After graduating from UC Davis, he went on work for the university for 35 years. […]

Jesse C. Dutra

Oct. 25, 1929 — June 19, 2014 Longtime Davis resident Jesse C.Dutra died on June 19, 2014, at the age of 84. Jesse grew up in Ponta Delgada, in Portugal’s Azores Islands, and emmigrated in 1947 to attend UC Davis. At the time, he was not only the first student to attend UCD from Portugal, but at the […]

Muriel Annette (Griffith) Suleiman

March 16, 1941 – June 7, 2014 Muriel Suleiman was born and educated in Petaluma. She worked at McGraw-Hill in Novato and moved to Davis in 1970, where she worked at the Peter J. Shields Library at UC Davis. In 1975 she moved to Nigeria, returning to Davis in 1980 where she worked as an interlibrary […]

Wanda Lee (Ledbetter) Odom

Oct 26, 1930 – June 6, 2014 Wanda Odom died peacefully at home on June 6 after a long period of decline. Family members and her wonderful caregiver were in attendance. She is survived by her children Dan (Karen) and Mike McMullen (Kay), Kathryn Odom Calfee (Dave), Doug Odom, and step-children Bill and Tom Odom, […]

Richard William Sauers

Oct. 19, 1938 – Feb. 28, 2014 Richard William Sauers, born Oct. 19, 1938, in South Haven, Michigan, passed away on Feb. 28, 2014, in San Pedro, California, after a four-year battle with myeloma. He was preceded in death by his father, William Sauers, and stepmother, Elfrieda Sauers. He is survived by his sister, Patricia Estrada […]

Phillip Haller Cushing

March 8, 1932 – June 11, 2014 Phillip Haller Cushing passed away peacefully on June 11, 2014. Hal, as he was known, was born in Woodland on March 8, 1932, to Phillip and Kate Cushing and was a 1950 graduate of Woodland High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy, was discharged in 1955 and began his […]

Louis Parker Norton

March 27, 1935 — June 10, 2014 Louis Parker Norton died peacefully on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, in Davis, surrounded by family. Louie was born to Morene and Ben Norton in Blanchard, Oklahoma, during the dust bowl on March 27, 1935. In search of work the family moved to Oregon in 1938. From 1938 until […]

Myrna Paris

May 1, 1928 – May 24, 2014 Myrna Jean Marple Paris passed away on May 24, 2014, in her 86th year. A native of Helena, Montana, born on May 1, 1928, Myrna had lived in Davis for many years, most recently at University Retirement Community with her beloved husband Olden Paris, who predeceased her in […]