Dec. 6, 1936 — March 17, 2011 Marla McArron, much beloved companion, mother, grandmother, friend and educator passed away suddenly on March 17, 2011. She was 74. Marla was born in Fresno and later moved to Davis. Along with her family, teaching and learning have been the joys of her life. You would always find […]
d. March 15, 2011 Charles William Lovitt, “Bill” to those who knew him, died peacefully March 15, 2011, at his home in Davis, Calif. He was 82 years old. Bill was born in Long Beach, Calif., at Seaside Hospital. Bill graduated with a bachelor of arts degree from Pomona College in Pomona, Calif. He went […]
Charles William “Bill” Lovitt, retired professor of philosophy, died March 15, 2011, at his home in Davis. He was 82 years old. Friends are invited to attend a funeral service at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 26, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 515 Second St. in Woodland. Interment at the Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road […]
Feb. 28, 1923- March 15, 2011 Norman E. Wanek passed away in his sleep on March 15, 2011, at his Danville home of 51 years. Norm is survived by his devoted daughter, Maria Sargent of Davis; beloved grandsons, Kent and Kevin Sargent of Davis; brother Bernie Wanek of Burbank; and sister Mary Hall (Don) of Fallbrook. […]
Jan. 10, 1915 – March 13, 2011 Marie passed away at age 96 at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Gail Casson of Winters. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Joseph Casson; daughters, Mary Elizabeth and Loretta Ann Casson; and grandson, Timothy Edwin Casson. She is survived by her daughter Mary Lynn Annen and husband […]
Oct. 25, 1962 – March 10, 2011 Courage, character, inspirational and a loving Christian nature are just a few of the words that could be used to describe Steve and the amazing life he led. Steve was a giant of a man not only in stature, but also in heart. From his early years growing […]
Dorothea “Dottie” Jane Hubble, a resident of Sierra Health in Davis, died March 18, 2011. She was born on March 30, 1922, in Denver. A memorial service to celebrate her life is planned at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 24, at the Wiscombe Funeral Chapel, 116 D St., Davis.
A memorial service for Jim Saum will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis, 27074 Patwin Road. A professor of counselor education at Sacramento State for 36 years, he died on Jan. 27, 2011, at the age of 89.
Feb. 26, 1914 – March 12, 2011 Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away on March 12, 2011. Melvin N. Dahl was born in Huff, N.D., on Feb. 26, 1914, of parents who had immigrated from Norway and raised nine children. Melvin married Jeanne Louise McGinnis on April 14, 1935, and together they […]
Sept. 12, 1958 – March 10, 2011 Bonnie Barnum James of Oak Harbor, Wash., died on Thursday, March 10, 2011, surrounded by her family after a long battle with cancer. Bonnie was born to Don and Judy Barnum on Sept. 12, 1958, in Santa Monica. She resided in Davis for most of her life, where […]
A service for Melvin N. Dahl, who died March 12, 2011, will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 434 Cleveland St. in Woodland. Born Feb. 26, 1914, in Huff, N.D., he was 97 years old. He enjoyed a 30-year career with Gamble Skogmo Inc., for whom he managed […]
Iris Mary Matthews (nee Sheppard), a retired dressmaker and tailor born in 1941, died suddenly at home on March 8, 2011. She and her husband, Harry Matthews, were longtime Davis residents while he was on the UC Davis faculty. The funeral took place on March 12 in New Zealand, followed by cremation. For information, contact [email protected]
Marion Miller, a UC Davis expert in men’s reproductive health, died Feb. 25, 2011. “She faced the pancreatic cancer that took her life with great courage and determination,” her family said. She was 55. “Marion Miller possessed all the very best qualities of a university professor — motivational, quick-witted, helpful, inspirational and approachable,” said one […]
A service for Stephen Andrew Chastain, who died March 10, 2011, will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 15, at Pole Line Road Baptist Church, 770 Pole Line Road. A reception will follow. Born Oct. 25, 1962, in Davis, he was 48 years old.