Carmen (Castillo) Cody passed away at Mercy Medical Center in Sacramento on April 21, 2011, after a brief illness. She was 60 years old. At her bedside was her husband of 30 years, James Cody, her daughter, Melissa Cody Bell, and her son, Kellen Cody, as well as Anna Olszewski and her son-in-law, Jason Bell. […]
Hannah Biberstein of Davis passed away Tuesday, April 26. Funeral services are planned for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at Congregation Bet Haverim, 1715 Anderson Blvd. For details, visit http://www.bethaverim.org.
Mildred Hipwell LaMoure passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 14, 2011. She was born in Ogden, Utah, on Nov. 12, 1933, to John and Dagmar Hipwell. Millie, as her friends and family called her, was the youngest of seven children. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Clifton LaMoure, and her four children: […]
Linda Happy Gacel-Sinclair of Davis died Thursday, April 21, 2011. She was 49. She worked as an analyst in the InnovationAccess department of the Office of Research at UC Davis. A celebration of life is planned from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at the United Methodist Church in Davis. Burial will take place […]
Richard Hanson Plant died peacefully on April 17, 2011, of congestive heart failure. He was born in Flushing, N.Y., the youngest of five siblings and the only one born in the United States, his family having emigrated from England shortly after World War I. After graduating from high school he worked as a page boy […]
Edward James Grundler Jan. 1, 1939 – April 8, 2011 Edward James Grundler, 72, passed away peacefully on the morning of April 8, 2011, after a long and difficult battle against stomach cancer. During his last courageous steps, he was surrounded by his loving wife, all seven of his children and other close family members. […]
Debra Anne Miller Debra passed away unexpectedly on April 2, 2011. She married longtime Davis resident Chris Allen in 2004. Born on November 21, 1952, at Travis Air Force Base, she graduated from Vacaville High School, and received a bachelor’s degree in music from Sacramento State. She then went on to build a piano studio averaging 50 students in […]
Sefton Robert Wellings, M.D., Ph.D., passed away peacefully on March 8, 2011, in Palm Desert, at the age of 83. Sefton was born on Oct. 2, 1927 in Tacoma, Wash. He received his education at University of Washington (Seattle) and UC Berkeley, and completed his medical residency at the UC San Francisco Medical Center. With […]
Thomas Ray Larsen, age 68, died suddenly at home in Woodland on February 21, 2011. Mr. Larsen was born in Kanab, Utah, on February 26, 1942, the son of the late Senator Lewis H. Larsen and Mrs. Dorothy Larsen. He was preceded in death by his beloved son Steven Larsen. He is survived by his […]
Dec. 7, 1943 — April 9, 2011 After courageously battling prostate cancer for more than 24 years, Donald Henry Owings found final peace at home, surrounded by his family, on April 9, 2011. Don was born to Markely J. Owings and Erin White Owings in Atlanta, Ga., on Dec. 7, 1943. He is survived by […]
Dorothy Enelma Hedrick, who lived in Davis from 1994 to 2002, died on January 10, 2011. She was born on June 28, 1913. A celebration of her life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at the home of Jerry and Karel Hedrick, 25280 Carlsbad Ave., Davis.
May 1, 1945 — April 3, 2011 Patty Atkinson passed away April 3, 2011. She was a beloved mother, sister, grandmother and friend. Patty was born May 1, 1945, to Ernie and Barabar Sander. She grew up in Napa, attending Shearer Elementary School, Ridgeview Junior High and graduating from Napa High School. In 1963 she […]
March 15, 1920 — March 31, 2011 Mildred Hays of Davis passed away on March 31, 2011, shortly after her 91st birthday. Mildred’s many friends at Covell Gardens in Davis, where she lived for the last three years of her life, will remember her for her optimistic spirit and engaging personality. Prior to moving to Davis […]
Longtime Woodland resident Louise White McNary passed away Saturday after a long battle with cancer. She was 82. Born in Fresno to William A. and Pearl Hays White, she grew up in Berkeley, where she began a lifetime of playing the cello and piano, participating in youth symphonies in the Bay Area. At UC Berkeley […]