Edith Warren Liu, a longtime Davis resident, passed away on Dec. 5, 2011, at the age of 86. A native of Boston, she received her bachelor’s degree in history from Harvard and her master’s degree in history from Columbia. Accomplished with words, Edith served on the editorial staff of various publications in New York and […]
Edith Liu, a Davis Resident for 48 years, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2011. A service will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at Wiscombe Funeral Home.
June 21, 1928 — Dec. 2, 2011 Robert Stewart Brown, a longtime Davis resident, died at home on Dec. 2, 2011, after a long battle with cancer. Robert was born June 21, 1928, to Susan and Lee Brown in Medford, Ore. Robert graduated from Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School at age 16 and from the University […]
Robert Stewart Brown, a longtime Davis resident, died at home on Dec. 2, 2011. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and thereafter worked for the Denver Chamber of Commerce, Sonoma County, the Del Monte Corporation, the West Sacramento Port Center and his own commercial real estate and development corporation in West Sacramento: […]
A celebration of life for Robert Clifford Harris will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Davis, 38141 Russell Blvd. A resident of Woodland, he was a member of First Baptist Church for 11 years.
Our beloved husband, father and brother Robert (Bob) Clifford Harris, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sat., Nov. 26, 2011, after a long illness. He was 67. Bob was born in Greenville, S.C., on Nov. 12, 1944, to Kathryn and Robert Richardson. After settling in Winters in 1956, Bob immediately took to small […]
A celebration of life for Robert (Bob) Clifford Harris will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at the First Baptist Church of Davis, 38141 Russell Blvd. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of McNary’s Funeral Chapel of Woodland. He was a resident of Woodland, he was a member of First Baptist for 11 years. In […]
Feb. 21, 1921 – Nov. 22, 2011 After suffering a recent stroke, Ethelda Norberg Sassenrath died peacefully in her home, surrounded by her family. Ethel was born in Dubuque, Iowa, attended Dubuque University and received her Ph.D. from Iowa State University. She settled in Davis in 1964 and raised a family while simultaneously making significant […]
Dec. 4, 1927 – Nov. 7, 2011 Frances “Fran” Edna Mara of Davis passed away on Nov. 7, 2011. She was born to Lydia and Hubert Fruehauf on Dec. 4, 1927, in Napa. Fran graduated from Napa High School in 1946 and received a B.A. in Spanish literature from the University of New Mexico in […]
Cindy Sue Hartley, 49, of Davis, died Nov. 20, 2011. She was born May 9, 1962, in San Diego to Barbara and Larry Hartley, and had been an area resident for the past 37 years. A funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D St. in downtown Davis. Interment […]
Katherine Fox, age 61, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011. She is survived by her loving partner and devoted wife, Stefanie Oppenheim, and her brother, Louis Fox. She was Aunt Kat to Ariel Fox, Cole Fox and Chandler Fox. She was preceded in death by her mother, Pearl Bass Fox, father, Bernard Fox […]
Nov. 8, 1945 — Nov. 18, 2011 Sandy Shontz Brownfield passed away on Nov. 18, 2011, after a long illness. Born Nov. 8, 1945, in Everett, Wash., to Capt. Howard B. Shontz and 2nd Lt. Luree B. Shontz, while Howard was still overseas during the war, Sandy accompanied her mother Luree to Davis where she spent her youth. […]
Feb. 15, 1918 – Nov. 11, 2011 Walter Lewis Dunkley, 93, died Nov. 11, 2011, in Pleasanton, surrounded by his family. Walt was born Feb. 15, 1918, in Olds, Alberta, Canada. He will be fondly remembered by his family, Dave and Cheryl Dunkley of Weatherford, Texas; Art and Tuny Dunkley of Pleasanton; and Ken Dunkley […]
April 4, 1922 — Nov. 20, 2011 Judith Michelman Gefter, an artist and accomplished photojournalist, died Nov. 20, 2011, surrounded by family at the University Retirement Community in Davis. She was 89. Judith was born on April 4, 1922, in Gloversville, N.Y., the first-generation daughter of Lena Alperin and Harry Michelman, who emigrated to the […]