Obituaries

Obituary | Larry Joseph (Joe) Olshewski

Larry Joseph (Joe) Olshewski of Bakersfield, Calif., passed away peacefully at home on August 15, 2018, at the age of 71 with his family by his side.... more

Obituary | Arthur Kudla

On Sept. 15, 2018, Arthur Joseph Kudla, 93, died in his Paso Robles, Calif., home surrounded by family.... more

Obituary | Juan Moreo O.

Juan Moreno O., 86, of King City, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at his residence with his family by his side.... more

Obituary | James Thorne

With his family by his side, James (Jim) Milton Thorne, 87, passed away Sept. 13, 2018, after a brief illness.... more

Alta "Jean" Campbell

Alta “Jean” Campbell of Visalia, Calif., and formerly of King City, Calif., was called to her heavenly family on Monday, August 20, 2018.... more

Eleanor Dye-Schoon

Wesley Craig and Deborah Anne Dye cordially invite friends and acquaintances of Eleanor Dye-Schoon to observe her Celebration of Life on September 17, 2018. ... more

Nancy Maria Albanese

Nancy Maria Albanese, 86 of Morgan Hill, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at her home with her family by her side.... more

Alfredo Hernandez Jr

Alfredo R. Hernandez, 39 of King City passed away on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at Stanford Hospital with his family by his side. ... more

Wesley C. Eade, Jr. (Charlie)

Wesley C. Eade, Jr. (Charlie) passed away peacefully on August 22, 2018, at the age of 57 with family by his side. ... more

Flora Zamarron Villaseñor

Flora Zamarron Villaseñor, 68, of San Lucas passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2018.... more

Alfred "Al" Almaral, Jr.

Alfred “Al” Amaral passed away August 21, 2018 at the age of 78 with his family by his side... more

Jennie Ellen Barlogio

Jennie Ellen (Piini) Barlogio passed away peacefully on August 16, 2018 in Visalia at the age of 93, just less than 3 months shy of her 94th birthday.... more

Frank John Errea

Frank John Errea passed peacefully at his home on January 16, 2018. Frank was born to Miguel (Mike) and Juanita (Echeberria) Errea on September 18, 1938 in Coalinga, CA. He was honored to be named after his Tio Frank Echeberria. ... more

Loyd Armer

Loyd Allen Armer, 88 of San Lucas passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at his home in San Lucas with his family by his side. Loyd was born on November 12, 1929 in Kingston, Arkansas.... more

Elsie Ines (Bassi) Costa

Elsie Ines (Bassi) Costa, 88, of Soledad, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018. She was born September 22, 1929, in Soledad, CA, and was raised and spent the majority of her life in the Soledad Mission District. She attended Mission Union Elementary School, Gonzales High School, and San Jose State University where she received her teaching degree and minored in music. ... more

Lew Borzini

Lew Kent Borzini, 76, of Greenfield, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday December 29th. Lew was born on September 1st, 1941 in King City to Lucio and Bernice Borzini.... more

Malcolm William Douglas

Malcolm died peacefully in his home at the age of 75 on December 04, 2017. He would not want tears, anger or sadness from anyone; he would insist on smiles, memories and cheers. His parents, Harold and Emily, and his brother Scott Wallace Douglas preceded Malcolm in death.... more

Tyrrell Cunningham Dryer

Tyrrell Cunningham Dryer passed away in Rochester, NY on October 6, 2017 at age 95. He was born August 2, 1922 in Rochester.... more

Manuel C. Rosales

Manuel C. Rosales, 96 of King City passed away, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Mee Memorial Hospital. He was born, June 26, 1921 in Los Nietos, California.... more

Michael Barrow Fanoe

Michael Barrow Fanoe passed away suddenly on August 31, 2017 at the age of 72. Mike was born to Anker “Sonny” and Marjorie “Midge” Fanoe on October 4, 1944, and was a lifelong resident of Gonzales, CA. ... more

Jesse Russell Smith Sr. “Big Jess”

In loving memory of our father, grandfather and friend, Jess Smith. ... more

Sue Tavernetti

Salinas Valley native Sue Tavernetti died Aug. 24, 2017, at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. She was 78.... more

Martha Georgia Banuelos

Martha Georgia Banuelos, 72 of Soledad passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017.... more

Carolina Romilda Uccelli

Carolina (Bina) Uccelli, 83, of Salinas, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 18, 2017 surrounded by her family. Carolina was born in Soledad to Stefanina and Emilio Battilocchi. She was raised on the family ranch in San Lucas and graduated from King City High School in 1951. ... more

Richard Lee Gutierrez

In the early morning hours of August 7th, 2017, Rick Gutierrez passed away from a heart-related medical event while on an annual family vacation in South Lake Tahoe, California at the age of 63. He also fought a brave 13-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease that was not directly related.... more

Leslie Plaskett Merrill

Leslie Plaskett Merrill passed away on August 3, 2017, in the loving embrace of her family. She was born in King City, CA and later moved to the Monterey Peninsula. Leslie loved her life overlooking the bay with the love of her life, her husband Scott. She enjoyed taking big ocean walks and watching the seals and otters play outside their window. Leslie loved watching Scott teach martial arts at Monterey Sports Center and was so happy to be Mrs. Sensei. She and Scott enjoyed their vacations in Lake Tahoe, where they had spent their honeymoon, and returned every year. A talented stylist, Leslie took wonderful care of her clients and valued their friendship greatly. She adored her children and grandchildren and cherished time spent with family. ... more

Rogelio Diaz

Rogelio (Roy/Roger) Diaz, 65, of Tulare, Calif., passed away on July 21, 2017, after a long battle with cancer.... more

Karen Elizabeth Iwan

It is with great sadness that the Iwan and Ponzo families announce the passing of Karen Elizabeth, after a valiant battle with cancer, on June 25, 2017 in her 65th year.... more

Anita “Ann” Warne

On June 20th, 2017, Anita “Ann” Warne passed away peacefully in her home from a long term illness, surrounded by her family.... more

Stephen M. Nolte

Stephen M. Nolte, 73 of King City passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017. He was born January 12, 1944 in Waseca, Minnesota.... more

Stephen Pura

Stephen John Pura, 46 of Salinas passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017 with his family by his side. He was born, May 30, 1971 in King City.... more

Guadalupe Reyes

Guadalupe “Lupe” Reyes, 68, of King City died May 30, 2017.... more

Mirna Belle Estes

Mirna Belle Estes, August 18, 1942-June 6, 2017... more

Joseph Melvin Cozby

Joseph Melvin Cozby died May 27, 2017 at the age of 78. He was born on July 4, 1938 in Aztec, New Mexico to Melvin and Maxine Cozby. ... more

 

Aileen Winterquist

Aileen Winterquist began her Heavenly journey early Friday, May 19, 2017. She was 88 years old.... more

Sandra Lee Rose

A Memorial Service for Sandra Lee Rose will be held Friday, May 19, 2017, beginning at 11 a.m. at Bolado Park Event Center, Outdoor Patio, 9000 Airline Hwy., Tres Pinos, CA 95075.... more

Regina M. Ng

Regina M. Ng, a longtime resident of King City, passed away from natural causes at the age of 83 on March 18 in Temecula, Calif.... more

Joao F. Godinho

Joao F. Godinho, 67, of King City, passed away at home, surrounded by family, Sunday, April 23, 2017.... more

Samuel Gillette Rice, Jr.

Samuel Gillette Rice, Jr. passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, with his family by his side.... more

Alice M. Mar

Alice M. Mar, longtime resident of King City, passed away at the age of 100 on April 7, 2017 in Coos Bay, Oregon. ... more

 

Alice M. Mar

Alice M. Mar, longtime resident of King City, passed away at the age of 100 on April 7, 2017 in Coos Bay, Oregon. ... more

 

Connie L Garcia

Connie L Garcia 78, of Salinas passed away Monday, April 10, 2017. She was born October 5, 1938 in Phoenix, Arizona.... more

W. Robert (Bob) McCay and Sarah (Kit) R. McCay

W. Robert (Bob) McCay, 88, of Paso Robles passed away on November 1, 2016 and Sarah (Kit) R. McCay, 87, of Paso Robles passed away on February 22, 2017.... more

Robert “Bob” L. Duckworth, Sr.

Robert “Bob” L. Duckworth, Sr. died Monday, March 6, 2017 at Twin Cities Hospital in Templeton California. He was 96 years old.... more

Delfina "Del" Margaret Fancher

Delfina “Del” Margaret Fancher, 92 of Paso Robles passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at her home with her family at her side. She was born March 25, 1925 in Arroyo Grande, Calif. She was one of 17 children born to Manuel and Mary Perry.... more

 

Frank P. Huerta

Frank P. Huerta, 65 of Tracy, Calif. passed away March 10, 2017. ... more

Martha “Lanini” “Rolandi” Vieira

Martha “Lanini” “Rolandi” Vieira 90 of Greenfield passed away Sat. March 25, 2017 at Eden Valley Care Center in Soledad.... more

Francisca Olivan

Francisca Olivan, age 90, was taken home by Our Heavenly Father on 22 February 2017.... more

Victoria (Vikki) Lerma Banuelos

Victoria (Vikki) Lerma Banuelos, the daughter of Ambrosio and Natalia Lerma, born in Hollister, CA on December 23rd 1937, transitioned from this life on March 24th, 2017 after a long battle with cancer.... more

Robert Torres

Robert Torres of King City passed away on February 19, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was 59.... more

Jackie Miller

Jackie Miller a Loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather left us March 2, 2017 surrounded by his family. Jackie Eugene Miller was born November 27, 1929 in Tryon, OK.... more

Francesco DiMarco

Francesco DiMarco (Nonno) age 95 passed away Friday, March 3rd. He was diagnosed with cancer throughout his entire body in Mid September and given only 2 months. In Francesco fashion, he surpassed any expectation of survival. He battled this illness with ... more

David Padilla

David Padilla, 53 originally from King City passed away on February 16, 2017 in Garden Grove, California. David was born March 20, 1963 in King City.... more

Ed Fischer

Ed Fischer, affectionately known to many as “E.O.,” passed away on Friday, February 24, 2017. Ed was 95 years old, having been born April 28, 1921 in San Francisco.... more