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Sunday WRIGHT, William W. 77, passed away peacefully on May 13, 2015. He is survived by his two daughters and his 4 grandchildren, which is Suzan Worhacz and her husband Dr. Richard Worhacz and their two children Kellen and Maryn. He is also survived by his daughter Deborah Lapora and her husband Scott Lapora and their two children Makayla and Mason as well.
Sunday SUTTON, Mary L. 6/13/1932 5/10/2015 It is sad to announce the passing of Mary L. Sutton on Mother's Day, May 10, shortly after visiting with her son, daughter and son-in-law. Mary was born June 13, 1932, in Portageville, Mo., and grew up in Mount Clemens, Mich. Shortly after graduating college, she and Leonard moved to Santa Barbara, where she began her ...
Today STOLL, Charles N. December 23, 1933 - April 16, 2015 Charles Norris Stoll was born in Chicago, IL., on December 23, 1933, to father, Irwin Charles Stoll and mother, Thelma Florence (Norris) Stoll. His parents were wonderful Godly people who made sure that Charles regularly attended church. Charles received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior as a young lad. Since his father was an Army Officer and was required to relocate frequently, Charles attended public schools in Illinois, Washington State, New Jersey, and California. After graduating from Redlands High School in Redlands, California in 1952, he attended John Brown University, a Christian University, in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, where he earned a B.S. degree in Electrical/Radio Engineering. It was at college that he met his future wife, Norma Lacht, who he married shortly after graduation from college. They have four wonderful daughters and sons-in-law-. Christel Black (Jim), Glen Allen, VA; Lorelle Redfern (Larry), Goleta, CA; Janelle St. Oegger (Dana), Goleta, CA; and Marcelle King (Mike), Thousand Oaks, CA. He also had eleven wonderful grandchildren and two great grandsons. Charles spent 38 years employed in the Aerospace Industry. Thirty-six of those years were at Raytheon in Goleta, CA, where he was involved in the design development, test, and manufacture of electronics for the Military. After retirement, the Stoll's spent time travelling around the USA in their RV and travelling to various parts of the world. In 2007 they moved to the Samarkand Retirement Community in Santa Barbara. Charles had been an active member of Calvary Baptist Community in since 1958 and has been involved in most of the Church's Ministries. He loved the Lord and his favorite book in the Bible was Romans. His most beloved verses in Romans were Chapter 8, Verses 38-9. "For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord. " In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to "HOPE AGAIN" a ministry to the homeless in Hollywood at 1515 Winona Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027. A celebration of Charlie's life will be Saturday, May 30, 2:00 p.m., in the Samarkand Mountain Room, 2550 Treasure Drive, Santa Barbara, CA.
Sunday PILGRIM, Ellis Passed away peacefully on May 9, 2015 with the love of his life, Inez, at his bedside at Serenity House in Santa Barbara, CA. Ellis was born on March 13, 1926 to Bertha and Thomas Pilgrim in Lancashire, England. A memorial service will be held at Maravilla Senior Living Community at a later date.
Today PARADISE, Doris "Cathy" Evangeline October 26, 1913 - April 21, 2015 Doris "Cathy" Paradise passed away peacefully after 101 years of life on April 21, 2015. Cathy was surrounded by those who loved her dearly, still possessing her sweetness and sharp-wit even in her final days. Doris Evangeline Mason was born onOctober 26, 1913, the eldest of three children born to Aldea E. (Petrin) Mason and Eugene F. Mason.She was born in Greenfield, Massachusetts, and graduated from Greenfield High School.In 1934 she married Francis J. Faille and was mother to their two children, Sr. Barbara A. Faille, SSJ, and Atty Richard F. Faille. In 1959, Doris traveled west with Oliver William (Bill) Paradise, ultimately settling in California. Doris worked as a secretary at General Electric in Los Angeles, where upon learning of another "Doris" working in the same department, she decided she would go by "Cathy". Ever since, her West Coast friends all knew her as Cathy. Cathy and Bill moved to Santa Barbara in 1963 where she worked as a medical transcriptionist at Santa Barbara General Hospital. Cathy loved working as a curator for the Karpeles Manuscript Library when it opened in Santa Barbara. She worked for five years establishing the procedures and practices for the library. In 1997 Cathy met Wendy Landeros and became dear friends. Cathy held her two "grand-babies" on the days they came home from the hospital. Layla (15) and Lily (11) Landeros held a very special place in Cathys heart. "Grandma Cathy" quickly became part of the family and they cared for and loved each other deeply for the rest of her life. Cathy had a sharp mind and wonderful sense of humor. She did her cross word puzzles and read her newspaper every day. She would always have a joke to tell if things ever got too serious. She was a loyal member of Holy Cross Church in Santa Barbara. She served as a Eucharistic Minister administering the sacraments to those who were ill or unable to attend mass. Doris was predeceased by her parents, her husband, Oliver William Paradise, her brother, Eugene F. Mason, and her son, Richard F.Faille. Cathy is survived by her sister, June E. (Mason) Flannery of Springfield, MA, her daughter, Sr. Barbara Faille of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA, two grandchildren, Nicole and Justin Faille, as well as several nieces and nephews. She was also blessed with the love of the Landeros Family (Wendy, Jose, Layla and Lily) and the many people in Santa Barbara whose lives she touched. The funeral mass will be held on Monday, May 25th at 10:00am at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1740 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara with a reception to follow.
Sunday McINTOSH, Dan R. 11-20-1926 - 4-11-2015 US Navy Veteran He is survived by his daughters Robin Whittemore, Lynda Meraviglia, son-in-law Charlie, grand children Austin, Charlyna, and brother Rudy and his wife June McIntosh. Dan was a loving and devoted father and husband. A memorial service will be held at Alice Keck Park in Santa Barbara on May 24th at 11:00 a.m.
Today MATA, Nancy Louise (Kimbrough) Passed away peacefully on April 12 2015 with her loved ones by her side. Nancy was born on November 8, 1947 in Los Angeles, CA to parents John (Billy) Kimbrough and Nellie Vivian Kimbrough. Nancy is survived by her daughters Robbin Mata, Sara Mata; grand daughters Ariel Orozco, Kaila Orozco; father John Kimbrough; siblings Janice Przezdziecki, Jeff Kimbrough; former spouse Larry Mata. She is preceded in death by her mother Nellie Kimbrough and her brother Roy Kimbrough. A Celebration of Nancy's life will be will be held on May 24, 2015 at Girsh Park at 2:00pm Goleta, CA.
Sunday MARLOW, Esther Carol Henderson Esther is one person who actually lived her dreams. She attended Santa Barbara State College on the Riveria and earned her teaching degree. Dennis, Esther and daughter Jan moved to Santa Barbara and then through the years the family increased to include sons David and Brian.
Sunday HERNANDEZ-SIBAYAN, Isabel Luna The education community, friends & family are mourning the loss of longtime educator Isabel Hernandez-Sibayan. A "Celebration of Life" potluck/picnic remembering Isabel will be on Sunday, May 24 at Chase Palm Park starting at 2:00 followed by a Memorial Service at 5:00...
Sunday GYESKO, Lee Lee was born in Budapest Hungary May 22, 1935. Lee is survived by his wife Wilma, son Dennis Kraft, daughter -in-law Connie, son Chris Kraft, five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and by close and life long friends. We thank Dr. M. Bernstein of Sansum Clinic for the love and care of many years and nurse Alex.
Today FREET, Elizabeth Ann (Sizer) February 10, 1942- May 16, 2015 Liz joined her Lord and Savior peacefully In St. George, Utah as she left this world doing what she loved, traveling the country with her husband. Liz is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Harry W. Freet and her children Deanna Freet Jimenez, Timothy Freet, Joanna Freet and Suzi Freet Beverly. She was a loving and proud Grand mother of Benjamin, Krista, Jason, Carnell, Jayden, Easton, Jolynn and Parker. Liz was preceded in her death by her parents Rosalie and Wes Sizer. Liz was born and raised in Santa Barbara, California and graduated from Santa Barbara High School in 1959 she married Harry Wellington Freet, her high school sweetheart in 1963. After raising her four children, she began working for Capitol Hardware in many roles including receptionist, bookkeeper and office manager. A memorial service, officiated by Pastor Christian Schalesky, is scheduled for 3:00 PM on Friday May 29th at Calvary Baptist Church on 736 West Islay, Santa Barbara, with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend this celebration of life. In lieu of flowers, support Liz's wishes by donating to the building fund at Calvary Baptist following in the tradition of her mother Rosalie.
Sunday DAHL, May-Margaret "Pam" Pam passed away on April 23, 2015 following a stroke the day prior. Besides being a wife and mother, Pam was a School Psychologist. She is survived by her son, Richard Douglas Wright (Linda) of Indio, CA and daughter, Kimberley Fatch (Bob) of Santa Barbara and her six grandsons Chris, Geoff and James Wright and Casey, Connor and Riley Fatch.
Sunday CLARK, Frank M. (1939-2015) Frank was born in Santa Barbara after his father left New York in 1928 headed for California. In his later years he rekindled a childhood interest of constructing model airplanes and served as president of Santa Barbara Radio Control Modelers. Frank's greatest asset was his ability to bring joy to the lives of others with his ...
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