Frank G. Pearce

Sept. 17, 1918 – March 27, 2011 Frank G. Pearce passed away on March 27, 2011, at the age of 92. Frank was born in Terre Haute, Ind., on Sept. 17, 1918. He attended Rose Hulman for undergraduate work and received his doctorate from MIT. Frank worked as a chemical engineer and information systems executive […]

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James I. Stewart

Dr. James Ian Stewart died March 29, 2011. Born Jan. 9, 1928, he was 83 years old. He had been a Davis resident for more than 40 years. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 3, at the Wiscombe Funeral Home, 116 D St. in Davis.

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Barbara Binns Melander

d. March 26, 2011 In memory of a beautiful life… Barbara Binns Melander, late widow of Carl Melander, beloved mother of David, Binns and Karen, grandmother to Aaron, Bridget, Heidi, Marcus and Stephen, and seven times much adored great-grandmother, died after a long illness on Saturday, March 26, 2011, in Davis. A Memorial Service to […]

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Lauretta L. Abrams

d. March 24, 2011 Lauretta L. Abrams, originally from Brooklyn, N.Y., but happily transplanted to Davis, died peacefully on March 24, 2011. Though she really wanted to live until 98 and 7 months (so she could beat her mother) she succumbed to a long-term illness quite suddenly at 77 years young. Lauretta grew up in […]

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William B. ‘Bill’ Flewelling

William B. “Bill” Flewelling passed away on March 22, 2011, at his home in Davis, Calif. He was 72 years old. Bill was born in Utah on April 6, 1938, to Boyd W. and Hazel (Shipley) Flewelling. When Bill was a young man, his family moved to California, where he graduated from Davis High School […]

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William B. Flewelling

William B. “Bill” Flewelling died March 22, 2011, at his home in Davis. He was 72 years old. Friends are invited to attend a memorial service at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 2, at the Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road in Davis. Wiscombe Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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Josephine Pearl Fitch-Luft

Nov. 17, 1919 — March 19, 2011 Josephine Pearl Fitch-Luft (Tincher) entered into rest on March 19, 2011, in Sacramento. She was 91 years, 4 months old. Born November 17, 1919 in Mitchell (Spice Valley), Ind., she graduated from Huron, Ind., High School, in 1938. She was a resident of Elk Grove for the last […]

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Viera G. Cohen

July 9, 1919 — March 14, 2011 Viera G. Cohen died peacefully at home in Davis on March 14, 2011. She was 91. Viera was born July 9, 1919, in Boston, to Dr. Boris and Beatrice (née Batsheva Spector) Greenberg, immigrants from what is now known as western Ukraine. After attending public schools in Boston […]

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Pamela Lee Brill

d. March 21, 2011 Pamela Lee Brill, 53, died March 21, 2011, in Vacaville, her home for the past 20 years. She had been a paralegal for Solano County for the past eight years. She is survived by two brothers, Frederick Brill of Orangevale and Don Brill of Woodland; a sister, Gayle Raymos of Vacaville […]

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Lauretta Abrams

Lauretta Abrams, dedicated volunteer at the Senior Center, died Thursday, March 24, 2011, in Davis. She was 77 years old. A memorial service will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, April 17 at the Senior Center.

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Nancy Seyden

A celebration of life event for Nancy Seyden, to share food, music and memories, will run from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3, at the Stonegate Clubhouse, 919 Lake Blvd. in Davis. A pioneer in the disability rights movement at UC Davis, she died in Davis on Jan. 22, 2011, at the age of […]

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Dorothea Jane Hubble

March 30, 1922 — March 18, 2011 Dorothea “Dottie” Jane Hubble, a resident of Sierra Health, passed away on March 18, 2011. Born on March 30, 1922, in Denver, Dottie was a wonderful artist, known for her beautiful landscapes and paintings of aspen trees. She loved trees, the ocean, dancing, dogs, ice skating down mountain […]

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Richard E. Tanner

Feb. 20, 1933 — March 17, 2011 Richard “Dick” Ellis Tanner died on March 17, 2011, from injuries suffered in a head-on collision car accident while traveling with his beloved companion, Marla McArron to their home in Foresthill. He was born Feb. 20, 1933, in Los Angeles to George “Raymond” and Grace Atkins Byl Tanner.  […]

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Marla F. McArron

Dec. 6, 1936 — March 17, 2011 Marla McArron, much beloved companion, mother, grandmother, friend and educator passed away suddenly on March 17, 2011.  She was 74. Marla was born in Fresno and later moved to Davis.  Along with her family, teaching and learning have been the joys of her life. You would always find […]

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