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Today QUIROZ, Eloise 1921 - 2014 Mother passed away in her sleep at a young age of 90. She was born in LA & after attending USC moved to Yosemite to become a bookkeeper, then opened a Bed & Breakfast in El Portal. She leaves behind a sister Vera and Eloses boys David, Arthur and Mike. Please send any regards to 1540 Veronica Place, S.B., CA 93105
Today ULRICH, Lillian Grace Born November 24, 1923 on the family farm in the middle of nowhere near Lansford, North Dakota. She moved to the Golden State as soon as she could escape and has spent most of her life in the warm Santa Barbara climate. She met the love of her life here, Donald Ulrich and raised four boys who survive her; Tim, John, Tom, Gary and their wives whom she always cherished and referred to as her daughters, Autumn, Susan, Kat and Penny. Lil was much loved by her sons and their families. She always demonstrated generosity, forgiveness, an incredibly strong work ethnic and a spirit of volunteering. She stayed active in ballroom dancing, gardening and shopping. Her happiness and joy were infectious. All lucky enough to have known her will always remember her smile and laugh. After a busy week she went to bed Sunday night April 13th, 2014 and passed away while dreaming. She is also survived by her grandchildren Lilly, Max, Cortnie, Ashley, Don, Allie, James, Brett, Brian; great grandchildren, Kade and Riley; her sister Evelyn and many nieces and friends. A memorial will be held at the Villa Santa Barbara, 227 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 on Saturday, April 19th at 1pm. Since Lil never met a dessert she didnt like, dessert and refreshments will be served. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Braille Institute, 2031 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3895; Tel: 805 898.8301
Sunday THOMPSON, Michael Dr. Michael W. Thompson passed away peacefully at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara on March 27, 2014. Mike was born on January 28th, 1960 in Santa Paula, CA. Dr. Thompson was a member in good standing with The American Dental Association, The California Dental Association, and The Santa Barbara Dental Society.
Sunday PHILLIPS, Mark Patrick 48, of Santa Barbara took his own life on March 25, 2014. He was born to James Patrick (Pat) and Linda Brougher Phillips on May 17, 1965 in Portland, OR. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to the Phillips' Boys Scholarship Fund, c/o Montecito Bank and Trust at 1106 Coast Village Road, Ste.
Today HUTCHINGS II Robert John "RJ" February 11, 1933 - April 1, 2014 Robert John "RJ" Hutchings II died on April 1, 2014 at the age of 8 1. RJ was born on February 11, 1933 in Calgary Alberta Canada. His parents were George and Alice Hutchings. He was the 3rd of 6 children. He grew up on an oil lease in Cut Bank, Montana. His family moved to Billings, Montana when he was in 6th grade and then to Denver, Colorado when he was a senior in high school. He was in the Army for 2 years working as a scrub nurse. After leaving the army he obtained his BA and MA from Denver University. In 1956 he married Kika Welles. The couple moved to Bakersfield in 1957 where he landed a job at Bakersfield High School as an English teacher. He taught for 36 years at the school. He worked with "special" students at the Discovery Center for 9 year after retiring from BHS. They had 2 children, Pam & John. He talked Kika into becoming a teacher so that they could spend summers together traveling in their tent trailer with their children all over the US and Canada. Once the children left home they traveled via RJ's BMW motorcycle all over the country. After retirement they fulfilled their lifelong dream of living near the ocean. In 2003 they relocated to Carpenteria, California where he lived until his untimely passing. He was well known for his dry sense of humor and card playing. He loved reading, cats, chocolate and Opera. He especially liked the 3 Tenors. RJ surprised many with his beautiful singing voice. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Kika, daughter Pam Gonzalez (Lee), and son John (Annie). He is also survived by his granddaughters Erika & Heather Hutchings, Kendall Gonzales and step granddaughter Chrissy McAfee. RJ was blessed with 3 great grandchildren, Bella, Kyden and Brooklyn. He is also survived by his siblings, David (Dee) Hutchings, Carol Wright & Barbara VanDerWal along with several nieces and nephews. We will all miss his crazy jokes and card games. The family would like to thank the many nurses, physicians and therapist at Cottage Hospital who participated in his care. Especially to thank Dr. Ronald Ungerer, Dr. Claudio Bonemetti, Dr. George Messerlian and the wonderful people at Mission Terrace. Those of you who knew RJ knew that he would not say goodbye but rather "Write if you get work". RJ's memorial service will be held on May 3rd at the El Montecito Presbyterian Church at 1455 East Valley Road, Santa Barbara, Ca.93108 at 1:30pm. In lieu of flowers you may make a donation to the deacons at El Montecito Presbyterian Church.
Sunday GUSSENHOVEN, Beverly Duann Our darling Duann, 88, of Goleta, passed away on March 30th, 2014. Duann was preceded in death by her love, Dale Nelson. She is survived and will be greatly missed by her daughter and son in law, Kathleen and Terry Manning; daughter and son in law, Deborah and Christopher Morris; son and daughter in law, Gilbert and Rosemary Short; grandchildren, Krystal Manning-Taylor, Michelle Manning...
Sunday FISHER, Robert Passed away after a short illness on Friday, April 4, 2014 one day after his 95th birthday. In 1974, Bob and Glory moved to Santa Barbara, where he was active in Meals on Wheels. In 2006, they moved to Vista del Monte, where he began taking extreme close-up photographs of flowers and plants, displaying these belly flower photos in the Lounge.
Sunday DOWD, Helen Passed away at home unexpectedly in her sleep on March 8, 2014 after spending a day with those who loved her most, her daughter Denise and partner of many years Jim Malone. She married Harold Wayne Dowd on April 1, 1959. Helen kept in touch with her friends.
Sunday CONTRERAS, Anthony David March 26, 1972 - March 26, 2014 In the words of his attorney Anthony was such a good person and a sweet little guy. With love and respect from his family and friends Mary, Bryon, Gracie, Sabrina, Kevin, Nadia, Dotty, Nikki, Faith, Irish, Michele, Tony, Marcy, Vivian and from his loving sister Lisa Burns in Battlecreek, Michigan.
Sunday CANFIELD, Mary Grace Veteran actress, mother, grandmother and friend, who was grateful for every day of life, died February 15, 2014 in Santa Barbara. At the end of her first summer, The Bangor News had dubbed her as "Surry's Favorite" at age 21! During six summers at The Surry Playhouse, she married Charles Carey and her first daughter, Phoebe, was born.