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Joe Bompensiero

October 21, 1925 - December 5, 2017

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Jan Theodora Wohl

June 13, 1941 - November 30, 2017

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Mary Eileen Pack

March 17, 1961 - November 28, 2017

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Joseph Susino

October 27, 1932 - November 27, 2017

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Zondra Lee Schmidt

March 13, 1939 - November 26, 2017

Zondra Lee Schmidt of San Diego, CA, passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017, surrounded by loving family.Zondra is survived by her children Paul (Shelly) Torres II, Stacey Navarro, and Cleve Reed, and her grandchildren Paul III (Annie), Tyler, Paul Carlos, and Stephanie. She was the proud great-grandmother of Marina, Waylon, Paisley, James, and Seamus. Zondra fulfilled her role as a mother...
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Rose Elaine Patella

December 24, 1920 - November 26, 2017

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Salvatore Joseph Mussomeli

January 2, 1926 - November 22, 2017

Salvatore "Sal" Mussomeli was born in Milwaukee, WI on January 2, 1926 and passed away peacefully in the early hours of November 22, 2017. He served in the Navy during WWII and moved to San Diego in the late 1940's, where he was a commercial fisherman for close to 40 years. After he retired from fishing, he became the maintenance supervisor for, Lyon's Inc. and worked for them until he retired...
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Salvatore D'Amato

July 26, 1920 - November 12, 2017

Salvatore D'Amato passed away on November 12, 017. He was born in Porticello, Sicily, on July 26, 1920 to Pietro and Pasqua D'Amato. During World War II Sal was a soldier in the Italian army, and spent eight monthsas a POW at the Horbling camp, England. In 1947 Salvatore married Rosa, the love of his life, and they were blessed with four children. He worked for many years in Peru and Panama...
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Mary Heid

January 22, 1921 - November 8, 2017

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Patrick Jerome O'Connor

August 5, 1938 - October 30, 2017

Patrick Jerome O'Connor, the eldest son of Jerome and Frances O'Connor and one of San Diego's oldest well-known families, was one of 13 children. Born on August 5, 1938, he passed away on October 30, 2017 and was a lifelong San Diegan and graduated from USD on a football scholarship in '61. He also served in the Coast Guard. The whole family was very involved in San Diego's aquatic programs,...
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Marsha Lee Davis

December 29, 1950 - October 24, 2017

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Melinda Marie Martin

December 9, 1941 - October 17, 2017

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Stefano Brunetto

September 1, 1923 - October 11, 2017

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H. Douglas Engelhorn

January 9, 1937 - October 10, 2017

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Paulo Cruz JAVIER

December 21, 1934 - October 5, 2017

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Samuel Gwynn CHRISTIE

May 14, 1928 - October 3, 2017

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Kenneth Ervin Meier

October 1, 1931 - October 1, 2017

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Dorothy Mary Brockman

November 6, 1927 - September 30, 2017

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Sandra B. RAY

May 12, 1937 - September 29, 2017

Sandy Ray, spectacular vision of life. A walking Diva who created the party. She will be missed by her rag tag collection of fabulous friends and her devoted sons Brad and Mark, her sisters Michael and Delaney, her granddaughter Briana and her niece and nephews Tonya, Thomas, and Darren.To honor her memory raise a toast with some high end tequila and then if you are so inclined make a donation to...
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Peggy Ann Darnell

December 26, 1955 - September 28, 2017

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Judith Ann Dodge

April 27, 1941 - September 23, 2017

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Benny Jackel

July 10, 1926 - September 11, 2017

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Somphan Don Bangphraxay

December 4, 1970 - September 4, 2017

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Gail Finzer

September 21, 1952 - September 3, 2017

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Betty Joe Hayward

July 28, 1930 - September 3, 2017

Betty Joe Cooley HaywardJuly 28, 1930 - Sept. 3, 2017Betty Joe Cooley Hayward passed away on Sept. 3, 2017 from cancer.She was born July 28, 1930 in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. She lived with her mother Ada Herman. They moved to California where she was raised in Hollywood. Betty Joe met Richard B. Hayward after World War II during Bible class on Sunday nights, where, after going to church...
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Sara Josephine McGuire Han

September 7, 1924 - August 12, 2017

A Memorial Service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Saint Paul's Cathedral, 2728 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103Arrangements under the direction of Merkley-Mitchell Mortuary, San Diego, CA.
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Robert James Madsen

April 10, 1956 - August 11, 2017

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George Arthur Bishop

July 21, 1927 - August 9, 2017

Art Bishop passed away on Wednesday August 9, 2017 at age 90 at is home in Bankers Hill with his family. He was born June 21, 1927 in Brea, California, son of Annie Loyd and Robert George Bishop.Art moved to San Diego in the late 1930's settling in Pacific Beach. His parents owned a bakery in Mission Beach. As a teenager, he worked at Belmont Park in the shooting gallery and was a member...
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John Walter Ellis

June 24, 1934 - August 1, 2017

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Ruth L. Toner

April 22, 1926 - July 28, 2017

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Maria Natividade Machado

September 25, 1932 - July 28, 2017

Mass in Holy Cross Chapel 12pm Friday, August 4, 2017. Interment following in Holy Cross Cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Merkley-Mitchell Mortuary, 3655 5th Ave., San Diego, CA 92103.
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Susan Royce

March 1, 1944 - July 26, 2017

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Evelyn B. Bruce

January 9, 1921 - July 24, 2017

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Michael Angel Sedano

September 28, 1949 - July 22, 2017

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Dominick J. Fonte

January 21, 1948 - July 20, 2017

DOMINICK J. FONTE "NICK"Dominick J. Fonte "Nick" 69, entered into eternal peace, July 20, 2017 at 9:05 p.m. surrounded by his loving wife of 36 years, Linda, and his siblings, Pat, Skip and Paul, at his home in Santee, CA.Nick was born January 21, 1948 to the late James J. Fonte and Katherine Dillon Fonte in Brooklyn, NY.Nick, a Vietnam veteran, graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso...
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Harry Dale Combs

July 4, 1955 - July 15, 2017

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Jerry Lee Waddell

December 6, 1932 - July 11, 2017

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Robert A. Horvitz

January 6, 1927 - July 8, 2017

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Joseph Glen Martinez

September 6, 1976 - June 30, 2017

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Steven J. Whetstine

July 5, 1953 - June 24, 2017

Steven J Whetstine7/5/53-6/24/17 A Life Well-lived, a Man Well-loved Steve Whetstine was born on July 5, 1953, to Don and Ruth Whetstine of San Diego, CA. He earned his bachelor's degree in architecture from Cal Poly University in San Luis Obispo, CA, and designed several buildings in downtown San Diego and Coronado. His biggest accomplishment as an architect is the Naval Hospital on the Marine...
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Glenn Foster Nielsen

January 6, 1931 - June 19, 2017

Glenn Foster Nielsen was born on January 6, 1931 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He died on June 19, 2017 in Ventura, California. Glenn was a veteran of the Korean War having been a radar man aboard the carrier USS Bairoko. He was a Mason in Camarillo, California, Lodge 824, Brother of the Ventura, California, Scottish Rite, and Nobel in the Al Malaikah Shriner Temple of Los Angeles.Glenn grew up in...
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Lucio Ulloa

June 1, 1938 - June 19, 2017

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Thomas C. Peek

August 18, 1923 - June 17, 2017

THOMAS CURL PEEK, SR 8/18/1923 - 6/17/2017Thomas Curl Peek, Sr, age 93, died on Saturday June 17, 2017 at Casa de Manana in La Jolla, California. He was surrounded by all of his children in his last week and died peacefully. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri on a hot Saturday afternoon August 18, 1923 and moved to La Jolla with his Mother and two sisters in the summer of 1941. He took his...
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Roy E. Dezonia

March 17, 1934 - June 12, 2017

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Julie ALLEN

December 31, 1941 - June 12, 2017

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Charles W. Van Single

June 26, 1944 - June 11, 2017

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Lew Cunningham

May 23, 1923 - June 3, 2017

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Stella Simon

August 15, 1939 - June 3, 2017

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Mary M. Tompkins

April 25, 1921 - May 31, 2017

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Earl W. Ford

October 24, 1932 - May 31, 2017

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Nickolas Celedon

February 1, 1993 - May 30, 2017

From Nick Celedon's immediate family. Loving Parents Jesse and Esther Celedon; Brothers Jesse, Chris and Manny Celedon; and little sister Priscilla. We are deeply saddened, confused and distraught from the sudden passing of our Son, Brother and Uncle Nickolas D. Celedon on May 31, 2017. There are no words to express how much we miss Nicky and his sweet loving personality. Our family is...
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Reeve Coon

May 23, 2017 - May 23, 2017

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Abran GALLEGOS

March 29, 1923 - May 19, 2017

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Nesta Carr

October 15, 1928 - May 19, 2017

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Conchita De Leon Amamio

June 6, 1930 - May 16, 2017

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Joan C. Russ

January 20, 1931 - May 15, 2017

Joan Carolyn Russ of Coronado California, formerly of Louisville Kentucky, unexpectedly entered into eternal rest on May 15 2017. Born Joan Carolyn Hemrich in New York to George and Catherine, she grew up in Jamaica, Queens NY. In addition to being a loving mother and home maker, she was active in the Coronado Hospital Auxiliary as a volunteer, which provides services to support the advancement...
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Albert McLaughlin

September 9, 1938 - May 12, 2017

Sunrise September 9, 1938; Sunset May 12, 2017. ONE PROUD MARINE.Albert McLaughlin, 78, beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. Born to Rafus Sr. and Willie Mae McLaughlin. He moved to Midland, Texas at an early age. He later joined the Marines and served two tours in Vietnam. After serving his tours of duty he returned to Midland. He later moved to San...
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Maria Guadalupe Torres-Zuniga

March 20, 1930 - May 6, 2017

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Stephen Dana May

February 8, 1959 - May 5, 2017

Stephen D. May, 58, of Lexington, MA and San Diego, CA. Son of Lois B. May of Lexington and the late Edward A. May. Steve graduated from Minuteman Tech and worked in the heating and air conditioning business for many years. He loved motorcycles and old cars. He could fix anything or would at least try. Steve had a huge heart and was always willing to help anyone. He was also an animal lover. He...
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Joselito Disla

July 18, 1960 - May 2, 2017

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Madeline Tarantino

December 22, 1924 - April 29, 2017

Madeline, 92, was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, godmother, cousin and friend. Born in Porticello, Sicily, she came to America in the 1930s and has resided in San Diego for almost 80 years. She was a cannery worker before marrying Joseph Tarantino in 1953. Madeline was a member of the Our Lady of the Rosary Madonna Del Lume Society and many other parish groups. ...
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Jack A Fisher Mulcahy

August 24, 1937 - April 28, 2017

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Margarette Doria Smith

August 8, 1928 - April 18, 2017

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Margarette Doria Smith

August 8, 1928 - April 18, 2017

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Lorraine H. Lee

November 7, 1943 - April 16, 2017

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Kathleen Waldron Meyer

December 28, 1933 - April 16, 2017

MEYER, Kathleen Waldron a retired IBM Manager, died peacefully on Easter Sunday April 16, 2017 in San Diego, California. Kay was born in New York City on December 28, 1933. She married her childhood sweetheart Alfred R Meyer on October 4, 1952. After high school Kay worked as an FBI stenographer and was later hired by IBM. Kay was always dedicated to the Catholic Church and her parishes,...
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Francis Leo Schlum

August 30, 1944 - April 15, 2017

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James Azzarello

December 21, 1931 - April 5, 2017

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Jeffrey Sisco

May 26, 1947 - April 3, 2017

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Conrad Jonathan Rorie

October 28, 1930 - March 31, 2017

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Roberta A. Young

July 11, 1934 - March 31, 2017

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Helen Mary Corrao

January 17, 1924 - March 27, 2017

Helen was born in Racine, Wisconsin to Luigi and Maria Marino on January 7, 1924Mom came to San Diego with her family when she was in her early 20's. She started working at General Dynamics. She met dad as he happened to be her neighbor at the time. He had his sights set on her right away. They hit it off, obviously, as they were married January 25, 1948 at Our Lady of the Rosary. They were...
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Christian James Frazier

December 3, 1992 - March 19, 2017

Christian James Frazier, 24 years, of Coronado passed at Sharp-Coronado Hospital.Christian was raised in La Jolla and Coronado. He attended Whitter College and was currently enrolled at San Diego Mesa College.Christian was a happy young man. He enjoyed spending time in nature and the wonders of God's creation. He loved music, his family and his pet turtle, "Squirtle." Christian's other...
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Sylvia Jacobs

January 10, 1938 - March 18, 2017

Sylvia Jacobs passed away in Coronado, California surrounded by her family. Sylvia was very proud to be from San Diego and grew up in the Logan Heights neighborhood. She was an only child to John and Kathryn Romano. Sylvia attended Memorial Junior High and Snyder Continuation where she met her first husband, Bruce Clark. They married in 1956 and had 4 daughters during their 17-year marriage. ...
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Jenna Marie Julien

January 26, 1988 - March 18, 2017

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Bingqing Li

October 24, 1923 - March 17, 2017

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Joan Juanita Hagain

February 1, 1941 - March 15, 2017

Joan Juanita Hagain was born in San Rafael, California and grew up in San Rafael. She had 3 sisters and a brother. After meeting Frank "David" Chatfield, she moved around a bit as a Navy Wife -- they lived in Oklahoma, Japan, and finally settled in San Diego, CA. Joan spent most of her life in San Diego where she raised her children and worked as a law firm administrator.After her...
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Mary C. Ferrari

March 3, 1949 - March 12, 2017

Mary Catherine Ferrari passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, March 12, 2017. She is survived by her husband David, of 43 years, and daughters Amy Smith, Gina Ferrari Masse and Melissa Wickerd, her grandchildren, Skyler her McGillicuddy, Evon "Littles" her Peepers, Abigail her "Abby Rose", Dylan, Brennon "Mr. B", Bryanna, Lunden, Lauren, Autumn and great-grandchildren...
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Gregoria Hurtado

April 25, 1925 - March 12, 2017

Gregoria "Goya" Aguilar de Hurtado passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 in San Diego, California after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease at the age of 91. She was born on April 25, 1925 in Maicoba, Sonora, Mexico to Andres and Rosa Aguilar. She lost her mother at age 5 and, despite the loss, she overcame many obstacles to become a person of high morals and standards. She was married to...
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Adele Maya DiVita Pross

April 19, 1928 - March 8, 2017

Adele Maya DiVita Pross. Businesswoman, art collector, bibliophile, and enthusiastic traveler, Adele died on March 8 at her home in Mission Valley at age 88 following a brief battle with cancer.A funeral Mass will be said March 23 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 2802 Cadiz St., Point Loma, with interment following at Holy Cross Cemetery. Merkley-Mitchell Mortuary is...
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David Webster Johnson

January 1, 1945 - March 6, 2017

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Daniel Horwick

February 3, 1945 - March 1, 2017

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Jose Rodriguez

October 13, 1957 - February 24, 2017

For sure Jose Rodriguez III was not afraid of death! He knew he was one of Gods Kids! His favorite scripture was the following:Do not be afraid, for I have redeemed you;I have called you by your name, You Are Mine!Isaiah 43:1Jose Rodriguez IIIOctober 13th , 1957-Feburary 24th 2017As with death Jose lived life with dignity and grace! And know this, and let there be no mistake he worked the ...
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Antonia Vitale

August 20, 1920 - February 24, 2017

Antonia Isabella Vitale was born on August 20, 1920 in the small town of Aspra (Bagheria), Palermo, Sicily in Italy. She was born to Speridione Sardina and Antonina Brunetto and was sister to Guiseppe, Pasquale, and Francesco Sardina.Antonia met the love of her life Antonino Vitale at the age of 17. They married on December 10, 1938, in Aspra, Sicily. Together they welcomed their seven beautiful...
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Patricia Morris

November 11, 1937 - February 23, 2017

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Thomas Zolezzi

March 26, 1932 - February 17, 2017

Tom Zolezzi was a native of San Diego and grew up in what is now known as Little Italy. He graduated from San Diego High School in 1951, and worked in his father's grocery store until it closed. He later worked as Sales Manager for Cabrillo TV and Appliance Store, and then Sales Associate at Burnett Furniture followed by La Mesa Furniture until he retired in 1994.He enjoyed donating his time...
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Virginia C. Lum

August 31, 1930 - February 15, 2017

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Michael Miles

November 22, 1945 - February 14, 2017

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Ann L. Stavig

December 13, 1940 - February 12, 2017

Ann Locke Stavig passed on in San Diego, California on February 12, 2017 after a long illness. She had been born in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Benjamin and Sara Locke. Mrs. Stavig spent many years in Hawaii, where she met her husband, Jack Stavig. Mrs. Stavig's husband passed on in 2001. Mrs. Stavig was blessed to have a long career in Social Work and many long-time, loving friends.
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Ellen Lucille Lloyd

November 20, 1916 - February 12, 2017

When asked to describe Ellen, those who knew her best talk about her beauty, charm, intelligence, and grace. Comfortable in all situations, Ellen's high personal standards influenced those around her to be at their best.Hard working and cheery by nature she approached every task prudently and with a sense of purpose. Always in control, Ellen was most comfortable being second-in-command. She...
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George James Dearborne

March 15, 1950 - February 8, 2017

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Alice Mary Lacy

March 12, 1920 - February 8, 2017

Alice Morris grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She became a registered nurse and accepted a commission in the Navy Nurse Corps during World War II. She was sent to Memphis, TN where she met and married the love of her life, Dexter Lacy, in April 1944. They had seven children together. They moved to California in 1960 and to San Diego in 1961. Alice was a wonderful wife and mother, who...
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Richard Anthony Salmon

June 11, 1934 - February 8, 2017

Richard Anthony SalmonImagine a life so beautifully lived that the standard-bearer for your life could largely be reduced to the following:'In the evening of my life I shall look to the sunset.At that moment in my life when the night is due And the question I shall ask only God can answer Was I brave and strong and true?Did I fill the world with love my whole life through?'Now, in order...
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Vito Lograsso

March 18, 1929 - February 6, 2017

Vito Lograsso was born on March 18, 1929 to Lorenzo and Rosie Lograsso. He was the sixth of seven children. Except for his sister Frances, they had all predeceased him.Vito was born and raised in Little Italy. He went to Washington Elementary, Roosevelt Junior High School and San Diego High School.Vito and Lucia, his loving wife of 55 years, grew up together in Little Italy. Both families were...
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Richard Shrontz

April 26, 1959 - February 4, 2017

Richard Whitaker Shrontz passed away at his home unexpectedly at age 57 on February 4, 2017. He was born April 26, 1959, in Seattle, WA, to Frank and Harriet Shrontz.Rick spent his grade school years in Bellevue and Mercer Island, WA, and then graduated from Langley High School in McLean, VA after the family moved east. He attended the University of Idaho and pledged the Beta Theta Pi...
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Ross Tharp

January 10, 1929 - February 3, 2017

Judge Ross Tharp, who served on the bench of the San Diego County Superior Court for 19 years and also served as a San Diego city councilman, died on February 3. He was 88. He passed away at his longtime Point Loma home on Friday from complications from cancer, according to his eldest daughter, Robin Tharp Nordhoff.As a jurist, Tharp was known for being hard on people in his courtroom, at one...
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Harold Guy Greenman

September 29, 1930 - January 28, 2017

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Michael Giovanni Navarra

August 12, 1978 - January 27, 2017

Michael passed away unexpectedly on January 27, 2017 at age 38 due to complications from surgery. He is survived by his parents Ninfa and Anthony, brothers Salvatore (Jennifer) and Anthony Jr., nephew Anthony and nieces Siena and Nicolette, and was a loving grandson, nephew, cousin, and friend to so many here and in Italy. He will be especially missed by his girlfriend Yana and her son Dumitry,...
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Lois E. Sherman

August 29, 1933 - January 24, 2017

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Gary J. Gawler

May 24, 1942 - January 18, 2017

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