March 16, 1921-March 1, 2014 Elmer Henry “Hank” Joerger Jr., 92, died in West Sacramento on March 1, 2014. Hank was born in Clarksville on March 16, 1921. His family moved to Woodland in 1929. He graduated valedictorian of his class from Woodland High School in 1939. He graduated from the UC Berkeley in 1943 […]
Nov. 17, 1929 — Feb. 12, 2014 Betsy LaNoue went on her final adventure Feb. 12, 2014, leaving this Earth peacefully while surrounded by family in her home. She was 84 years young. Betsy was born to Thomas Warren Hamilton and Elizabeth Irion Lawrie on Nov. 17, 1929. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois during the […]
Nov. 20, 1964—March 1, 2014 Michael Benjamin Mattis, 49, a 1983 graduate of Davis High School, died in his sleep Saturday, March 1, 2014. Mattis, a graduate of San Francisco State University in journalism, has been a resident of San Francisco since 1986. He was employed in the computer marketing field with a number of […]
March 11, 1931 — March 4, 2014 Dean Bailey, dean of real estate appraisers in the Sacramento area, passed away on March 4, 2014, as a result of heart failure. Dean was born in Walnut Creek on March 11, 1931, graduated from Acalanes High School, attended Whitworth College in Spokane, Wash., and graduated with a […]
Michael Benjamin Mattis, 49, of San Francisco died Saturday, March 1, 2014. A funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, at Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D St. in Davis, with a reception following at International House, 10 College Park in Davis.
A celebration of life for Diana Rowe, who died Feb. 19, 2014, at the age of 67, will take place Saturday, March 8, at 44561 County Road 30B in Davis (off of County Road 104). A Davis resident, she was a hairdresser for 25 years. For more information about Saturday’s gathering, call Kirk at 530-758-9624.
April 8, 1928 — Feb. 24, 2014 Lorna Churchill, 85, of Davis, died on Feb. 24, 2014, of natural causes. She was born in New York City on April 8, 1928, to the late Samuel Kraut and Sadie (Selikovitz) Kraut. Lorna attended Hunter College High School in New York City. As the highest-scoring student on […]
Aug. 1, 1929 — Feb. 21, 2014 Lee Stuart Montgomery died on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Davis. Lee was born on Aug. 1, 1929, in Bieber, to the late William and Bessie Montgomery. The Montgomery family was one of Davis’ pioneer families. Lee graduated from Davis High School in 1948. He loved sports and was […]
Feb. 21, 1919 — Feb. 13, 2014 Harry Murphy passed away peacefully at home with his daughter at his side on Feb. 13, 2014, one week shy of his 95th birthday. Murph (as he was known to all his friends) was born in 1919, the third child and only son of Harry and Alfreda Murphy. […]
May 4, 1922 — Feb. 9, 2014 Our loving mother, grandmother and aunt, Birgit Marie Hempel peacefully passed away at home on Feb. 9, 2014. The best Mom ever! Birgit was born on May 4, 1922, in Skaelskor, Denmark, the daughter of Pastor Einar Thygesen Kragh and Elise Magdalene Kragh, and sister to Thyge and […]
Feb. 23, 1930 – Nov. 5, 2013 Born on Feb. 23, 1930, in Turner, Kan., the youngest of nine children, Clara May Campbell Evans passed away peacefully in the comfort of her Davis home on Nov. 5, 2013. A 34-year resident of Davis, she cherished the many wonderful and caring friends she made here. She […]
Feb. 7, 1925 – Feb. 7, 2014 Elaine Edlefsen Cooper was born on Feb. 7, 1925, in Logan, Utah, and left this Earth on Feb. 7, 2014, her 89th birthday! She was the youngest daughter of Niels Edlef Edlefsen and Carrie Brown Edlefsen. Elaine moved to Davis as a young girl when her father took a job in California. She attended […]
Dec. 28, 1930 – Feb. 11, 2014 Rosemary Schroeder Adamski finished her earthly journey on Feb. 11, 2014. She was born in Emmetsburg, Iowa, on Dec. 28, 1930, to Bernard and Margery Schroeder, a local farming family. She became a registered nurse in 1951 after graduating from Sioux Valley Nursing School in South Dakota. She […]
Sept. 19, 1914 — Feb. 4, 2014 Longtime Davis resident Charlotte Henrietta Hill, loving wife, mother and grandmother, died peacefully in her home on Feb. 4, 2014, with members of her family at her bedside. She was 99 years old and died of natural causes. Charlotte was born on Sept. 19, 1914 and grew up in […]