Charles William Schaller

June 8, 1920 – Feb. 12, 2015 Charles William Schaller passed away on Feb. 12, 2015, in his home in Davis. He was born on June 8, 1920 in Holmen, Wis., the youngest of three children born to George and Leila (Skogen) Schaller. After graduating from Holman High School, he attended La Crosse State Teachers College […]

April 12, 2015 | Posted in Obituaries | Tagged ,

Clinton Messenger

Oct. 2, 1928 — March 19, 2015 Clint was a 34-year resident of Davis. Born Oct. 2, 1928, in Marshall, Okla., he died March 19, 2015, in Stollwood Retirement Village in Woodland. He moved his family from Oklahoma to California in 1958 where he pursued his career delivering bread to various supermarkets and restaurants in the Davis, […]

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Harry Cody Brenner Jr.

June 21, 1922 — March 31, 2015 Loving husband of 67 years to Minnie Brenner, six daughters, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, Harry passed March 31, 2015, in Davis. Born in Red Vermillion Township, Nemaha County, Kansas, he was raised on his parents’ farm in Corning, Kan. Harry Cody Brenner Sr. and Anna Belle Lightbody […]

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Clinton Messenger

Oct. 2, 1928 – March 19, 2015 Clint was a 34-year resident of Davis. Born Oct. 2, 1928, in Marshall, Okla., he died March 19, 2015, in Stollwood Retirement Village in Woodland. He moved his family from Oklahoma to California in 1958 where he pursued his career delivering bread to various supermarkets and restaurants in the […]

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Edwin Wayne Coker

Aug. 2, 1935 — April 4, 2015 The Rev. Edwin Wayne Coker, 79, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2015, with his wife by his side at their home in Davis. Edwin was born Aug. 2, 1935, to Clifton and Jesse Coker in Calhoun, La., moved to California at age 13 and graduated from Roosevelt […]

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Harry Cody Brenner Jr.

June 21, 1922 — March 31, 2015 Loving husband of 67 years to Minnie Brenner, six daughters, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, Harry passed March 31, 2015, in Davis. Born in Red Vermillion Township, Nemaha County, Kansas, he was raised on his parents’ farm in Corning, Kan. Harry Cody Brenner Sr. and Anna Belle Lightbody […]

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Joseph Andrew Hein

Nov. 15, 1991 – March 26, 2015 Joe died unexpectedly on March 26, 2015. Joe was an avid reader and loved to tackle new challenges. He loved riding his bicycle, online gaming with his friends, flying helicopters and hanging out with his family. He will always be loved and missed by his dad, Jeff (Lisa) […]

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Mildred Thomson Barker

Sept. 23, 1923 – March 26, 2015 Mildred Thomson Barker passed away on March 26, 2015. Millie, as she was known, was born in Filer, Idaho, on Sept. 23, 1923, to Sam and Joyce Thomson. The family moved to California in 1937 and Millie started high school in Winters. She focused on business courses in […]

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Joseph Andrew Hein

Nov. 15, 1991 – March 26, 2015 Joe died unexpectedly on March 26, 2015. Joe was an avid reader and loved to tackle new challenges. He loved riding his bicycle, online gaming with his friends, flying helicopters and hanging out with his family. He will always be loved and missed by his dad, Jeff (Lisa) […]

April 05, 2015 | Posted in Obituaries | Tagged ,

Gordon Phillip Davis

Nov. 12, 1922 – March 29, 2015 Gordon Phillip Davis, born Nov. 12, 1922, passed away peacefully March 29, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. “Gordy,” as he was affectionately known to family and friends, loved life and especially loved his family. Gordy also loved his countries, too — yes, there were two. He loved […]

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Hector A. Contreras

May 24, 1947 – March 17, 2015 Hector A. Contreras, 67, of Davis passed away peacefully on March 17, 2015, in Modesto while surrounded by family. Hector was born on May 24, 1947, in Guatemala, to Hector A. and Martha (Rouge) Contreras. He moved to San Francisco with his parents in 1955 and graduated from Davis High School in 1966. Hector lived a fulfilling life. […]

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Patsy Jean ‘Pat’ Kress

July 23, 1937 – March 11, 2015 Pat Kress, a longtime Davis resident, battled lung cancer and died peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Clio, Mich., to Ocer and Grace Wescoat. She graduated from Johanneburg High School in northern Michigan where she was a cheerleader, played basketball and […]

April 05, 2015 | Posted in Obituaries | Tagged ,

Celebrate Rusty Jordan’s Life

1:00PM–6:00PM on Saturday, March 28th at Plainfield Station, 23944 County Road 98 Casual attire suggested. Children welcome to the event. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Picnic tables available with limited seating, so blankets or lawn chairs are encouraged. Feel free to park on the street. There will be live music by Rusty’s bandmates […]

March 27, 2015 | Posted in Obituaries | Tagged

Celebrate Rusty Jordan’s Life

1:00PM–6:00PM on Saturday, March 28th at Plainfield Station, 23944 County Road 98 Casual attire suggested. Children welcome to the event. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Picnic tables available with limited seating, so blankets or lawn chairs are encouraged. Feel free to park on the street. There will be live music by Rusty’s bandmates […]

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