Neil Corbly Andrews, M.D.

March 31, 1916 — June 6, 2015 Neil Corbly Andrews died at home with family and friends on June 6, 2015 at the age of 99. Born March 31, 1916 in Spokane, Wash., Neil grew up in Portland, Ore.,, attended the University of Oregon, and received his medical degree there in 1943. He completed residencies […]

Margaret B. Millett

Oct. 26, 1924 — June 4, 2015 Margaret B. Millett died June 4, 2015, in Auburn. Born Oct. 26, 1924, in Payson, Utah, she was 90 years old. She is survived by her husband Archie H. Millett and six children, Cheri M. Shorts (Jerry), Carolyn M. Christensen (Dennis), Diana M. Vogel (Robert), Becky M. Maas […]

Elizabeth M. Bandman

Jan. 25, 1945 — June 1, 2015 Elizabeth M. Bandman (known affectionately as Taffy or “T”), beloved wife, mother and friend to many, passed quietly at home after a long illness. A passionate master gardener and designer, Taffy created an extensive garden in Woodland that some believed rivaled Monet’s garden in Giverny, France. She also […]

Janine M. Stevens

April 8, 1928 — May 31, 2015 Janine M. Stevens died peacefully at home in Davis on May 31, 2015, at the age of 87. She was born Jeannine Moury on April 8, 1928, in Paris, France, to Germaine and Maurice Moury. Janine attended the Lycée Camille Sée in Paris for a classical education which […]

Karen Sue Khamashta

April 12, 1955 — May 14, 2015 Karen Sue Khamashta flew like her beloved birds into the light while being held in loving hands, dying at home of metastasized breast cancer on May 14, 2015. Born April 12, 1955, in Saint Louis, Mo., she was intelligent, energetic and creative. A Celebration of Karen’s life will […]

Death notice: Mary Surkala

Mary Surkala, 78, of Davis, died Thursday, June 4, 2015. She had been a Yolo County resident for more than 50 years and was a longtime teacher in the Davis schools. She was born Jan. 9, 1937, in Illinois to Mamie and Nicholas Pepe. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 9, at […]

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Alice M. Matsumura

Feb. 21, 1935 — May 28, 2015 Alice passed away unexpectedly on May 28, 2015, in Roseville. Alice’s smile, sense of humor and compassion for others was her greatest assets, she will be greatly missed. She was a loving wife, grandmother and great-grandmother. Alice is survived by her husband Ken, her five children, 16 grandchildren […]

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Elizabeth M. Bandman

Jan. 25, 1945 — June 1, 2015 Elizabeth M. Bandman (known affectionately as Taffy or “T”), beloved wife, mother and friend to many, passed quietly at home after a long illness. A passionate master gardener and designer, Taffy created an extensive garden in Woodland that some believed rivaled Monet’s garden in Giverny, France. She also […]

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Bill Douglas Arnold Jr.

May 18, 1947 — May 30, 2015 Bill Douglas Arnold Jr. died peacefully at home on Saturday morning, May 30, 2015. He was 68. He is survived by his mother, Nanele Arnold; his sister, Pamela Arnold Bair and her husband Steven; his daughter, Cary Arnold and her husband Jon Sanchez; his daughter, Cameron Arnold Jenness […]

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Janine M. Stevens

April 8, 1928 — May 31, 2015 Janine M. Stevens died peacefully at home in Davis on May 31, 2015, at the age of 87. She was born Jeannine Moury on April 8, 1928, in Paris, France, to Germaine and Maurice Moury. Janine attended the Lycée Camille Sée in Paris for a classical education which […]

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Bill Douglas Arnold Jr.

Bill Douglas Arnold Jr. May 18, 1947 — May 30, 2015 Bill Douglas Arnold Jr. died peacefully at home on Saturday morning, May 30, 2015. He was 68. He is survived by his mother, Nanele Arnold; his sister, Pamela Arnold Bair and her husband Steven; his daughter, Cary Arnold and her husband Jon Sanchez; his […]

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Nora Ann Ross

January 29, 1961 — May 22, 2015 Nora Ann Ross (Ms. Nora, Nora Chang) passed away peacefully at her home and surrounded by loved ones on May 22, 2015, after a brief bout with cancer. Nora was born in Orange, Calif. on Jan. 29, 1961, and grew up in San Jose. She attended UC Davis […]

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Karen Sue Khamashta

April 12, 1955 — May 14, 2015 Karen Sue Khamashta flew like her beloved birds into the light while being held in loving hands, dying at home of metastasized breast cancer on May 14, 2015. Born April 12, 1955, in Saint Louis, Mo., she was intelligent, energetic and creative, excelled in school and graduated with […]

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Death notice: Neil Hollander

Neil Hollander — born on Aug. 23, 1947 — died Saturday, May 23, 2015. Services will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road. Arrangements are by Smith Funeral Home.

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