Joktan Chaka Dec. 2, 1937 – March 22, 2012 Joktan Chaka passed away on March 22, 2012. Joktan was born in Houston, Texas, on Dec. 2, 1937. He spent most of his life in Los Angeles. In 1975, he moved to Sacramento. He lived in Dixon for 12 years and then moved to Davis in […]
1926—2012 Peter Janitzky passed away peacefully in his home on April 3, 2012, after battling Alzheimer’s disease for some years. Peter was born in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1926 and lived there until 1957 when he came to the United States. He earned a Doctorate Degree in Soil Sciences while in Germany and worked at the […]
A memorial service for Joel Lubin — sponsored by Sutter Medical Group, Sutter Medical Foundation and Sutter Davis Hospital — will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, at the UC Davis Hyatt Place Hotel, at 173 Old Davis Road Extension, Davis. A wrong location was published in Friday’s Enterprise.
March 16, 1940 — April 3, 2012 After a courageous 21-month battle with multiple myeloma, Thomas “Ted” Kanaya-Adams passed away peacefully at his Davis home on April 3, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Glendale on March 16, 1940, to Russell and Helen Jo Adams. Ordained as an American Baptist minister, […]
Joel William Lubin, M.D., of Davis, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012. He had been an area resident for seven years. Joel was born June 5, 1969, in Oxnard to Linda Fingerhut and Michael Lubin. He graduated with a bachelor’s of science from UC Davis with high honors and then from Tufts Medical School. Joel […]
— March 20, 2012 Ralph E. Whittaker died in Davis on March 20, 2012. He was 88. Ralph’s childhood was spent in Pittsburgh, where he lived until 1979. From 1942 through 1946, he served in the Army infantry in Europe, as a corporal in a field artillery battalion. Ralph then graduated from the University of […]
Dorothy Brazelton, 88, died on March 24, 2012, after a brief illness. She was a resident of University Retirement Community and had lived in Davis for more than 45 years. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Robert (Bob), in 2006. Dorothy was born in Whittier, Calif. She was the daughter […]
Oct. 6, 1959 — Feb. 14, 2012 Richard Dean Dunlap died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012 in his home in Sun Valley. He born in Sacramento on Oct. 6, 1959. He was raised in Davis and graduated from Davis High School in 1978. He enlisted in the Air Force, completed a tour in Germany, and later worked […]
Lois Tuttle Morris, 83, died March 25, 2012, in Davis. She had been a Davis resident for 50 years.
— March 26, 2012 Pauline Dayse Winkel Broadbent died March 26, 2012, in Modesto. She was 92. Pauline was born in Richfield, Utah, the 10th child of Hendrik and Everdina van Ojen Winkel. She grew up in Richfield and attended the local school, then enlisted in the Navy Waves in World War II, where she […]
Helen Allison Hanson died Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Custer, S.D., Regional Hospital. She was 88. A celebration of life memorial service will be held at a future date in Custer, S.D.
Philip Acton Barker, Ph.D., of Davis, died March 22, 2012. He was 86. Barker worked as a research scientist in urban forestry for the U.S. Forest Service. A memorial service is planned April 28 at Davis Community Church, 412 C St. in downtown Davis.
May 3, 1917 – March 18, 2012 Else Emilie Meyer, a dedicated volunteer, talented needle worker, enthusiastic gardener and beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died peacefully in her sleep on March 18, 2012, just short of her 95th birthday. Born on a farm in Weedpatch, Calif., on May 3, 1917, she attended Bakersfield Junior College […]
July 31, 1923 — March 12, 2012 Phyllis Mae Bolt passed away peacefully, at the age of 89, on March 12, 2012, after a long illness. Phyllis was born July 31, 1923, the youngest of four children, to Christiaan Vandenberge and Agnes Groen of Dutch heritage, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She attended Grand Rapids Christian […]