d. May 2, 2013 Jerry Montgomery, a highly respected figure in the California rice industry, died May 2, 2013, of colon cancer. He was 78. A 39-year resident of El Macero, Jerry was instrumental in expanding the California rice markets to the Pacific Islands, Puerto Rico and the United States through innovations in packaging and […]
William H. Neel, 84, of North Bend, Ore. — formerly of Central Point, Ore., and Davis — died May 5, 2013 in Coos Bay, Ore. Arrangements are under the direction of Coos Bay Chapel.
d. April 26, 2013 Douglas Wilson, beloved husband and father, passed away on April 26, 2013, after a courageous nine-year battle with colon cancer. Doug is survived by his wife of 43 years, Barbara, and his two daughters, Lisa and Jenny. He is also survived by his sons-in-law, Chris Prince and Mike Owens, and his […]
Sept. 23, 1917 – Feb. 17, 2013 Marguerite “Marge” Louise Hordness passed away on Feb. 17, 2013, at the age of 95. She was born in Los Angeles on Sept. 23, 1917 to Blanche A. and Isaac R. Wilson. She resided in Davis since 2002. Marguerite enjoyed gardening, music, playing bridge, stitchery and golfing and […]
John B. Briggs, 78, of Louisville, Ky., formerly of Sacramento, died on April 28, 2013. He was born to the late Fred and Dorothy Crane Briggs on Dec. 3, 1934, in Davis. He was a retired small business owner and had served in the California National Guard. Besides his parents, John was preceded in death by […]
Friends are welcome to attend a memorial service in honor of Richard “Rick” Dean Dunlap at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road in Dixon.
April 26, 1925 — April 14, 2013 Oliver “Chip” Jennings Northup Jr., 87, of Davis, passed away April 14, 2013, at his Davis home. He was a resident of Woodland from 1953 to 1976, when he moved to Davis. Chip was born April 26, 1925, in Grand Island, Neb., to Eleanor and Oliver Northup He […]
Dec. 15, 1923 — April 20, 2013 Miriam Carnes passed away gently on April 20, 2013, in St. Petersburg, Fla., at the age of 89. Born in Asbury Park, N.J., she cruised the world with her husband, Marion, and had a special fondness for the Inside Passage of Alaska. Miriam was a gourmet chef, a […]
Jay Thomas Gerber June 5, 1943 — April 20, 2013 Davis lost a favorite citizen with the passing on April 20, 2013 of Jay Thomas Gerber. Jay was known for bringing his infectious smile and can-do attitude to everything in which he was involved. Whether it was coaching Little League, being president of Davis Rotary […]
Nov. 14, 1919 — April 11, 2013 Eleanor Roosevelt II died in her sleep on April 11, 2013, in Davis, at the age of 93. ER II, like her famous aunt, Eleanor Roosevelt, lived with grace, dignity and a dedication to family that puts most of us to shame. She was born on Nov. 14, 1919, in […]
Alice Mayhew Olson Sept. 4, 1921 — April 17, 2013 Our beloved mother, Alice Olson, passed away peacefully at the age of 91 years on the evening of April 17, 2013 at the San Rafael home of her son Jeff and daughter-in-law Kathy, surrounded by her family. Born Josephine Alice Mayhew, Alice was a 31-year […]
Oliver “Chip” Jennings Northup Jr., 87, of Davis, passed away April 14, 2013, at his home. He was a resident of Woodland, CA from 1953-1976, when he moved to Davis. A celebration of the lives of Chip and his wife Claudia Maupin will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis, […]
Claudia Maureen Maupin, 76, oracle, mother, gracious friend, was taken from us on Sunday, April 14, 2013. Known for her boisterous laughter, her loving spirit and her ability to make every person she encountered feel valued, she was an angel who walked on Earth with us for too brief of a time. Claudia was an […]
July 1, 1933 – April 14, 2013 Beverly Payne was born in Seattle on July 1, 1933. Beverly always distinguished herself with her sharp wit and intellect. She was valedictorian of her high school class and she studied at the University of Washington. She married George Lanning, moved to Riverside, Calif., and they had four […]