100 Westridge Dr., Watsonville, CA 95076 • Ph: 831-761-7300 • Fax: 831-722-8386
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Local news Sports Obituaries BeyondThePage Progress Photos Home 

Francisco ‘Ruben’ Lara

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 22nd, 2017
  WATSONVILLE -- Francisco "Ruben" J. Lara died peacefully in his sleep at his home on Thursday, March 9, 2017. He was 68.
  Mr. Lara was born on Dec. 14, 1948 to Victoria Lara. He loved spending time with his family, going to the flea market and golfing with his grandchildren. His most prized possession was his 1948 Cadillac. He was
...more

Celeste Melo

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 22nd, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Celeste da Gloria Melo died peacefully surrounded by her family in Watsonville on Monday, March 20, 2017. She was 83.
Mrs. Melo was born on Dec. 19, 1933 in São Mateus Terceira Acores.
She was a woman of many wonderful traits. She moved to Watsonville in 1985. She loved to crochet and enjoyed her ice
...more

Ermelinda Pimentel

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 22nd, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Ermelinda T. Pimentel died at a local rest home on Sunday, March 19, 2017.  She was 87. 
A native of the Azore Islands, she immigrated to the Pajaro Valley in 1981.  Mrs. Pimentel was a homemaker and member of Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church. She also belonged to the I.S.T.W.
Mrs. Pimentel
...more

Anton P. Car

Modified: Wednesday, Mar 22nd, 2017
October 4, 1930~March 9, 2017
Anton P. Car passed away in Watsonville, California at Valley Convalescent Hospital on Thursday, March 9, 2017. He was 86.
Anton was born in Oakland, California to Peter and Ivana Car and attended Oakland High School. He moved to Watsonville in 1954. Mr. Car worked as a car salesman for Portola Motors and many other
...more

Francisco ‘Ruben’ Lara

Posted: Monday, Mar 20th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Francisco "Ruben" J. Lara died peacefully in his sleep at his home on Thursday, March 9, 2017. He was 68.
Mr. Lara was born on Dec. 14, 1948 to Victoria Lara. He loved spending time with his family, going to the flea market and golfing with his grandchildren. His most prized possession was his 1948 Cadillac.
...more

Anton Car

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Anton P. Car died at Valley Convalescent Hospital on Thursday, March 9, 2017. He was 86.
Mr. Car was born in Oakland to Peter and Ivana Car and attended Oakland High School. He moved to Watsonville in 1954. Mr. Car worked as a car salesman for Portola Motors and many other car lots in this area
...more

Albert Korba

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Albert Carl Korba died at home Monday, March 13, 2017. He was 81.
Mr. Korba was born on Nov. 22, 1935 in Indiana and made his way to Watsonville still a young man and lived here since. He was active in the community, a generous man who loved animals. He retired from Green Giant, then went
...more

Jessie Hernandez Yniguez

Modified: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
"Lucille Ball"
January 16, 1938, March 11, 2017
Jessie Hernandez Yniguez, a resident of Dos Palos, CA passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at her residence in Dos Palos. She was 79.
She was born January 16, 1938 in Santa Maria, CA the daughter of Pedro and Jovita (Torres) Hernandez.
Jessie married Guadalupe Yniguez on November 15, 1955. She
...more

J Asunción Vega Heredia

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
Mr. J Asunción Vega Heredia passed away on Tuesday March 14, 2017 in Watsonville, CA in the presence of his family at home.
Mr. Vega was born on April 2, 1941 in Purépero de Echáiz, Michoacán, México to Maria Heredia and Lúcio Vega. As a young boy and teen, he herded sheep and cattle alongside his brothers. At
...more

Carmen Ponce Gaytan

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 15th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Carmen Ponce Gaytan died unexpectedly on Thursday, March 9, 2017. She was 48.
She was a kind person who loved to help, friends and family. She enjoyed time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Alejandra Gonzalez, Alicia Gonzalez, Jose Gonzalez and Juan Gonzalez; and seven grandchildren.
Visitation will be
...more

Vilma Pineda

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 15th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Vilma B. Pineda died surrounded by her family at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017. She was 53.
  Mrs. Pineda was born in Ilocos Norte, Philippines and immigrated to the United States on Dec. 31, 1989, just in time to celebrate the New Year. She was a caring person who devoted herself to being
...more

J Asuncion Vega

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 15th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- J Asuncion Vega died peacefully surrounded by his family in Watsonville on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. He was 75.
He was born on April 2, 1941 in Purépero de Echáiz, Michoacán, Mexico. Mr. Vega was an active member of Assumption Church and active voter. He was a storyteller, former laborer, cannery employee, manufacturer of pools, boats and
...more

Mae Westfall

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 15th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Mae Katherine Westfall died peacefully in her Watsonville home on Thursday, March 2, 2017. She was 100.
She was born on Dec. 20, 1916 on an apple farm in Watsonville. She started school at a young age, and graduated high school at the age of 16. While her family moved to Salinas briefly, she spent the
...more

Jose Guadalupe Rocha

Posted: Monday, Mar 13th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Jose Guadalupe Rocha died peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. He was 95. 
  Mr. Rocha was born on May 3, 1921, to Guadalupe Rocha and Ramona Fernandez, in Gomez Farias, Michoacan, Mexico. He married Ana Maria Montanez, and started a family, having eight children. In 1962 they migrated to Watsonville, where he worked in the
...more

Moises Rodriguez Jr.

Posted: Monday, Mar 13th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Moises C. Rodriguez Jr. died surrounded by his loving family on Friday, March 10, 2017. He was 61.
Born on April 8, 1955 in Santa Cruz to the Moises L. and Aurora C. Rodriguez, Mr. Rodriguez graduated from Fowler High School in Fresno. He was also a Boy Scout Honor in Fresno. He worked for
...more

Robert Perez

Posted: Friday, Mar 10th, 2017
WATSONVILLE -- Robert Lorenzo Perez died unexpectedly in Watsonville on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. He was 52.
Mr. Perez attended Watsonville High School, Cabrillo College and San Jose State. He loved helping people, perusing a career in the medical field and Pharmacy Tech. He worked for the Central Coast Alliance for Health, Dr. Benjamin Potkin, Dr. Rajinder Singh
...more

Graciano Medina

Posted: Friday, Mar 10th, 2017
Graciano Medina passed away peacefully in Salinas on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. He was 83.
Graciano was born on December 19, 1933 in Ecuandureo, Michoacan, Mexico to Dolores Cortez and Geronimo Medina. He entered the United States in 1950 illegally and eventually through a Bracero Program obtained his legal resident status. Having worked all his life in the farming community,
...more



Special Sections







Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Entertainment

OwnLocal Hide

Follow Us... Hide

Translate Website Hide



 

Copyright 2017 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Real Estate    LIFE    Auto Sales    Business Portal