Donald Norman Grotjahn, 88, of Davis, died on Aug. 14, 2013, in Davis. He had been an area resident for 12 years. He was born Sept. 14, 1924, in Illinois to Alice and Wilhelm Grotjahn. A private family service will be held at a later date.
A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 640 Hawthorn Lane, for Steven Schuhart of Davis, who died Sept. 14, 2013. Born Jan. 1, 1951, he was 62 years old. He was preceded in death by his father, Thuel Schuhart, and his mother, Vive Schuhart. He is […]
April 30, 1925 — Sept. 16, 2013 Portia Elizabeth Rourke of Davis, passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Portia was born April 30, 1925. Portia is survived by her loving husband, Calvin Rourke; her two daughters Teresa and Sandra, and her son David, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held Thursday, […]
Portia Elizabeth Rourke of Davis died Sept. 16, 2013. She was born April 30, 1925. A funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Lutheran Church of the Incarnation, 1701 Russell Blvd. in Davis. Interment will follow at Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road.
Dec. 31, 1988 – Aug. 21, 2013 Rebeca Castellucci, 24, passed away at Woodland Memorial Hospital on Aug. 21, 2013. She was a loving, compassionate and caring wife, daughter and sister. Beloved wife of Devin Castellucci, she was also dearly loved by her mother Estolia Lopez and sisters Ignacia and Maria. She was the cherished […]
Nov. 22, 1940 — Sept. 5, 2013 Ann Catherine Preston, aged 72, passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning hours of Sept. 5, 2013, from lung cancer. She was an active and popular member of the University Retirement Community where she had resided since 2008. Ann was born Nov. 22, 1940, in […]
Nov. 21, 1927 — Sept. 13, 2013 Mary French passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 at her home in Davis. She was 85. She was born Manya Loscutoff in a small village near Rostov-on-Don, Russia on Nov. 21, 1927, in a Russian Molokan religious community. As tensions grew for Molokans under the Stalin regime, […]
Feb. 9, 1935 — Sept. 5, 2013 Sylvia Eunice Fishman passed on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, of cancer. She was born and raised in California’s Bay Area. She attended Berkeley High School in Berkeley and Technical High School in Oakland and took courses at UC Berkeley. She held clerical jobs in Oakland. She met Jerry Fishman […]
Feb. 9, 1935—Sept. 5, 2013 Sylvia Eunice Fishman was born and raised in Oakland. She attended Berkeley High School in Berkeley and Technical High School in Oakland and took courses at the University of California, Berkeley. She met Jerry Fishman in October 1961 in San Francisco and they were married on May 13, 1961. Sylvia […]
April 24, 1915 – Aug. 22, 2013 Ernest Mason Card Jr., one of the founders of Paradise Valley Estates in Fairfield, died there on Aug. 22, 2013, at the age of 98. Known to family and friends as Bud, he is remembered best by PVE neighbors for his iris gardens, bridge playing and ballroom dancing. […]
May 3, 1936 – Aug. 31, 2013 D. Lee “Fuzzy” Mitchell III, 77, of Woodland, passed away at his home on Aug. 31, 2013. Lee was born May 3, 1936, in Berkeley, the son of Dickey Leroy Mitchell Jr. and Beulah Marie Andrews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a younger brother, […]
April 17, 1930 – Aug. 3, 2013 Joyce Kallgren, an emeritus professor of political science at UC Davis and a leading scholar of Chinese studies, died in Moraga on Aug. 3, 2013. She will be remembered by many former Davis students in comparative government and international relations for her energetic courses on the politics of […]
Dec. 22, 1964 – Aug. 25, 2013 Kyle Lee Garrett, 48, died tragically when a tree fell on his tent near Priest Lake, Idaho, on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. He is remembered as daring, fun, loyal, generous, inspiring, amazing, cool, honorable, adventurous and easygoing. Those lucky enough to know Kyle recall a mentor, patient teacher, […]
Nov. 17, 1942 — Aug. 29, 2013 Michael Carr, 70, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday , Aug. 29, 2013; he died peacefully at his home in College City with his loving wife Jadeane by his side. He was born in Springfield, Missouri, on Nov. 17, 1942, to David and Virginia Carr. Michael grew […]