May 3, 1917 – March 18, 2012 Else Emilie Meyer, a dedicated volunteer, talented needle worker, enthusiastic gardener and beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died peacefully in her sleep on March 18, 2012, just short of her 95th birthday. Born on a farm in Weedpatch, Calif., on May 3, 1917, she attended Bakersfield Junior College […]
July 31, 1923 — March 12, 2012 Phyllis Mae Bolt passed away peacefully, at the age of 89, on March 12, 2012, after a long illness. Phyllis was born July 31, 1923, the youngest of four children, to Christiaan Vandenberge and Agnes Groen of Dutch heritage, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She attended Grand Rapids Christian […]
— March 11, 2012 Richard Orr Marks, 85, of Davis, passed away peacefully at home with his family on Sunday, March 11, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Janice Bass Marks. Born in Omaha, Neb., he lived at the Omaha Home for Boys before joining the Navy in his teens. As a veteran of […]
April 10, 1932 — March 10, 2012 Janis “Jan” H. Schacherbauer died March 10, 2012, at the age of 79. Born April 10, 1932, in Fellsburg, Kan., she lived in Stafford in her youth, and graduated from Kensington Hight School in Kensington, Kan. After graduating from high school, she married Norman Reneburg in 1951. In […]
Longtime Davis resident Warren E. Hardaker died March 13, 2012, after contracting a MRSA infection. He was born Aug. 13, 1941, in San Francisco and is survived by his wife Nancy, his brother Morley, and many other loving relatives and friends. A celebration of life will be held at a future date.
April 25, 1957 — March 1, 2012 John Michael Sopranuk passed away on March 1, 2012, in Conifer, Colo., at age 53, after suffering from a brief illness. Born April 25, 1957, John graduated from Davis High school in Davis and moved to Colorado on a scholarship. He joined the Aurora Police Department while attending […]
Richard Preston “Ricky” Provost died March 10, 2012. He had lived in Davis since 2001. He was born Dec. 1, 1956, in Rockville Center, N.Y., to Joan and Preston Provost. A Mass will be held on Thursday, March 15, at 1 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church in Davis.
Janis H. Schacherbauer died March 10, 2012, at the age of 79. A Davis resident from 1960 to 1991, she moved to Woodland in 1991. Her funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, March 16, 2012, at the Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, 509 College St. in Woodland.
Dr. Robert R. Traut passed away on Feb. 29, 2012, in Davis at the age of 77 after suffering from a brief illness. He was a professor emeritus in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine (formerly Biological Chemistry), at the UC Davis School of Medicine. Dr. Traut was born in 1934, received a BS […]
March 3, 1953 — Jan. 2, 2o12 Richard (Rick) D. Efigenio died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012 in Yuba City. Born March 3, 1953, in Berkeley, Rick was a graduate of Davis High School and attended American River College to study music. He had a passion for music and became a professional musician playing in numerous bands […]
Dec. 4, 1931 — Feb. 19, 2012 Robert M. (Bob) Dickover died peacefully on Feb. 19, 2012 at Kaiser Hospital in Sacramento. Born to the late Lucille and Leslie Dickover in Turlock on Dec. 4, 1931, he was a proud graduate of San Jose High School San Jose State University, and did post-graduate work at UC Berkeley. […]
July 29, 1931 – Feb. 23, 2012 Jane Louise Pomeroy, 80, peacefully passed away Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, in the presence of loving family members and friends. She was born in Oklahoma City on July 29, 1931, to Harold and Lillian Peterson. Her brother Harold Jr. (“Pete”) was eight years her senior. In the seventh […]
Bobby Lee Moore, 74, of Davis, died Feb. 11, 2012. He had been an area resident for 53 years. He was born Sept. 10, 1937, in Calvin, Okla., to Grace Willard and Robert Moore. Private family services will take place at a later date.
Aug. 14, 1936 — Feb. 27, 2012 Shirley Ellen Vohs died Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, in Sacramento. Born Aug. 14, 1936, in Arnegard, N.D., she spent her early years in North Dakota. She graduated from Williston High School and attended the Universtiy of North Dakota. Her adult years were spent primarily in Davis, where she […]