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BERTRAM, K. J. Died October 27, 2014, age 97, in Apple Valley, CA. Born February 2, 1917 in Queens, NY to Edward and Theresa (Feaster) Bertram. Preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Stanislas Felicia (Zarow) Bertram in 2007 and his son Fred Bertram in 2006. Survived by his three daughters, five sons, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Viewing and Rosary from 5 to 7 pm Sunday, November 2 at Oceanside Mortuary, 602 South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054, (760) 722-4264. Mass will be held at 11am Monday, November 3 at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, 3821 Adams Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008, (760) 729-2866. Interment will follow at Old Mission Cemetery, 4050 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92507, (760) 757-3651. Donations may be made in memory of K.J. & Stanislas Bertram to: Altar Society, St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, 3821 Adams Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008, (760) 729-2866.
o_Corral103114 CORRAL, Ismael •Lamentamos profundamente la p rdida de nuestro padre Ismael Corral, Nacido en Los Herreras Durango el 30 de junio, 1937. •Vivi una vida de plenitud, rodeado de su familia y amistades. Por lo cual nos enseno que la fe nunca muere y siempre seguir adelante a pesar de los obst culos. •Su lucha tan valiente y siempre seguir positivo fue un ejemplo para todos. Aunque te has ido, tu alegr a quedara con nosotros siempre. •Queremos agradecer a Serenity House y Visiting Nurses And Hospice Care por el cuidado excelente que le dieron a nuestro papa. •Deja en vida su esposa Rosa, sus hijos Dino, Rafael, y Sylvia. Sus nietos, Aaron Michael, y Chloe. Sus queridas hermanas. Eva, Esther, y Estela y sus cunados, sobrinos, y primos que lo apreciaban tanto. La Visitacion se llevara acabo el Domingo 2 de Noviembre del 2014 en la Capilla de la Funeraria McDermott-Crockett de la 1:00 alas 4:00 pm y el Rosario se llevara acabo alas 5:00 pm en la iglesia de Holy Cross, Misa Relogiosa el Lunes 3 de Noviembre, 2014 en la Iglesia de Holy Cross y el entierro enseguida acabando la misa en el Cemeterio Calvary. Arrangements Entrusted to McDermott-Crockett Mortuary
o_Doehler103014 DOEHLER, Mary Sparks •Mary died peacefully on October 26, 2014 in Santa Barbara. She was born to Claude and Cassandra Sparks on February 29, 1920, the third of four daughters. She grew up in Lily, Wisconsin and graduated from Antigo High School. She attended the Milwaukee Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing graduating in November 1943 and volunteered for the US Army Nurse Corp. in January 1944. She served with the 105th General Hospital in New Guinea and the Philippines during WWII until she was discharged as a Captain in October 1946. After returning to Wisconsin, she entered the University of Wisconsin in Madison to pursue a college degree. It was here that she met her husband Edgar and they were married November 1, 1947. Mary graduated from UW with a degree in nursing in 1950. After graduation Mary and Ed moved to Milwaukee and raised a family of two daughters, the oldest, Suzanne, died in 1980. Mary worked continuously as a nurse while raising her family and for the last 10 years of her residence in Milwaukee she taught nursing at the Milwaukee Area Technical College. In 1973 Ed's job with Delco Electronics moved to Santa Barbara and Mary's nursing days were over. She became a homemaker and participated in various charitable and church activities until she died. She will be greatly missed by her husband and her daughter Joanne (Wisconsin) and is also survived by various nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at Emanuel Lutheran Church on Thursday, November 6th at 10:30 am. Memorials to Emanuel, Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care, or the charity of your choice.
o_Grainger103114 GRAINGER, Robert E. •Passed away on October 5, 2014 at the age of 93. Robert was born July 22, 1921 and was raised in Lima, Ohio. He served as a Sergeant in the Army Air Force stationed in Italy during World War II, and earned two Bronze Stars. •After his military service, Robert moved to California where he met and married his loving wife, Marcean, in 1957. Together they were blessed with five wonderful children. Robert worked for Barker Bros. Furniture of Los Angeles for 11 yrs. and then worked for the U. S. Postal Service as a dedicated letter carrier for 38 yrs. He loved everything related to aviation and enjoyed reading, especially medical literature. Robert is preceded in death by his beloved wife, parents and brother, Donald. He is survived by his•brother, Richard, and his five children; Michelle Wood (Rudy) of Fallbrook, Michael Grainger (Tammy) of Colorado Springs, Chris Grainger (Becky) of San Diego, Jacqui Leicht (Ed) of Goleta and Shawn Grainger (Sara) of Yucaipa, as well as 13 treasured grandchildren. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Raphael Church in Goleta on Sat., Nov. 8th with private interment and military honors at Miramar National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center or Villa Majella of Santa Barbara.
JANKAY, "Cookie" Died Sept. 29th, 2014.•She was proud of her written articles published in the SB News-Press.•She loved animals, the environment, music, dance, chess, and her Uncle Tibor's art. She is survived by 5 siblings: Suzanne, Julie, Carl, Peter and Dorothy.•Our family is grateful to her Mormon Church Family for their constant love, encouragement and support.
o_Macdonald103114 MACDONALD, Martha •Marty passed peacefully in her home on October 27, 2014. She was born on Sept. 2, 1927 in Santa Barbara, California. She graduated from Santa Barbara High School and became a supervisor at Prudential Insurance.Marty formed many friendships in her youth which she maintained throughout her life. She was warm, genuine, outgoing and athletic. It was at the Santa Barbara municipal tennis courts where she met the love of her life, Frank Macdonald. A few years after getting married, they moved with 2 children to Washington, DC, starting on what would become a great adventure living in four Latin American countries over the next 15 years while also having 5 more children. Marty was a loving wife, mother and friend. She had a zest for life that was felt by all who knew her. She was an excellent bridge and tennis player and enjoyed working in her garden. She was a member of St. Raphael Catholic Church for 38 years. She was also a long-standing member of the Nu Phi Delta Chi Sorority. Marty is predeceased by her loving husband, Frank, of 58 years. She is survived by her seven children: Kathleen (Jim) Tulley of Titusville, FL, Mary (Carl) Klingelberger of Foley, AL, Patrick (Helene) Macdonald of Boulder, CO, Michael Macdonald of Santa Barbara, CA, Jeanne (Tom) Bowman of Fallbrook, CA, Rod (Juli) Macdonald of Centennial, CO, and Eileen (Craig) Herrin of Goleta, CA. She was blessed with 11 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Marty was also preceded in death by her parents Mary (Harry) George of Santa Barbara and Paul Michelet of Gordonsville, VA, and by her brothers Paul Michelet and Allen Michelet of Santa Barbara. A service will be held at St. Raphael's Catholic Church on Friday, Oct 31 at 10 a.m. followed by a reception at the Macdonald residence. The rosary will be prayed at 8:45 a.m., Friday, Oct 31 at Welch-Ryce-Haider Funeral Chapel, Ward Drive, Goleta.