Obituaries
 

Miguel Chavez

Miguel Chavez died on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 in Watsonville. He was 69.... more

 

Alex Martinez

Alex Martinez, a longtime resident of Watsonville, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. He was 31.... more

 

Romulo Bayuga

Romulo Bayuga died on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at Dominican Hospital. He was 56.... more

 

Francisco Rosales Valencia

Francisco Rosales Valencia died surrounded by his family on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. He was 76.... more

Violet Ponza

Violet Ponza passed away peacefully in her home in Arroyo Grande on September 17, 2018.... more

Ruth G. Hardy

Shortly after her 99th birthday, Ruth G. Hardy passed away. She came into the world on August 14, 1919, and departed it on September 12, 2018.... more

John Lubina Sr.

John Lubina Sr. was born September 9, 1924 in Superior, Wyoming and passed peacefully September 15, 2018.... more

 

Ruben Orozco Garcia

Ruben Orozco Garcia died unexpectedly on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 in Watsonville. He was 26.... more

 

Ruben Garcia

Ruben Garcia died unexpectedly on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 in Watsonville. He was 26.... more

 

Salvador Martin

Salvador Martin died peacefully on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at his home in Watsonville surrounded by his family. He was 64.... more

 

Modesto Salazar Alvarez

Modesto Salazar Alvarez died peacefully in Watsonville on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. He was 81.... more

Vickie Branham

Vickie Branham (nee Harris), a long time resident of Watsonville, passed away on September 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA.... more

 

Ann 'Gagi' Johann

Ann “Gagi” Johann, longtime resident of Watsonville, died peacefully, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018. She was 86.... more

 

Joy Colene Patterson

Joy Colene Patterson died peacefully on Friday, June 29, 2018. She was 84.... more

 

Jose da Silva

Jose Jorge da Silva died on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at Valley Convalescent Hospital. He was 88.... more

 

Robert Jaime

Watsonville native Robert F. Jaime died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, of kidney complications, in his home surrounded by his children. He was 80.... more

 

Edgardo Guerrero Ramirez

Edgardo Guerrero Ramirez died unexpectedly in Watsonville on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. He was 51.... more

Robert F. Ruvalcaba

Born in Watsonville and a graduate of Watsonville High Class of 1967, was a Viet Nam veteran and a Cal-Trans retiree.... more

Robert Lyle Winterhalder

On Monday, December 11, 2017, Robert Lyle Winterhalder peacefully passed away. ... more

John Paul Radin

A well-known native son, John Paul Radin died at home of natural causes on December 8, 2017 at the age of 91.... more

Stephen C. Martinelli

1930-2017 ... more

Cynthia Mae Orion Covita

1955 - 2017... more

Albert R. Rodriguez Sr.

November 20, 1962~October 27, 2017... more

Robert Peter Pavlovich

February 25, 1941 – October 27, 2017 ... more

Richard (Dick) Manfre

Richard (Dick) Manfre passed away in the early morning of Friday, October 27, 2017, at his home in Hollister at the age of 90.... more

Mitchell Bulich

Feb. 7, 1922 – Oct. 13, 2017... more

Lillian Valera Hungerford

Lillian Valera Hungerford died suddenly on Thursday, August 17, 2017 in Union Gap, WA.... more

Brenda Polly Kennedy

Dec. 31, 1950 – Aug. 29, 2017... more

Grace Margaret Chapin

3/27/1929 – 9/29/2017 ... more

Kiyoko (“Kiyo”) Arao

November 6, 1932 – September 20, 2017... more

 

Laurie Jean Steele Eddings

June 28, 1945 – Aug 24, 2017 Resident of Watsonville... more

Philip Luis Albo

My love was released from his paralyzed body and went to heaven on September 1, 2017.... more

Rio L. Shew

Rio L. Shew, 93, of Watsonville, CA passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 11, 2017 in the company of her daughter.... more

Juan “John” Lerma

Juan “John” Lerma passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017.... more

George Athan Elliott

(Geogios Athanasios Eliopoulos) Feb. 9, 1926 – Sept. 2, 2017... more

Gary Shannon Fry, Jr.

Gary Shannon Fry, Jr. passed away unexpectedly, August 26, 2017 at his home in Stockton, California. ... more

 

Tom Yoshida

1/21/1933 to 8/30/2017... more

 

Florence Porter Smith

August 4, 1922- August 28, 2017 ... more

Ken Martin

1942-2017... more

Walter James “Jim” Rector

Walter James “Jim” Rector, 79, of Watsonville, California, beloved husband of Marian Rector for 58 years, passed away unexpectedly on August 3, 2017.... more

Ramon P. Castellanos

Mr. Ramon P. Castellanos passed away on August 7, 2017 at Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz. ... more

Ruth Helen Dalbey

Ruth Helen Dalbey, 92, passed away July 5, 2017 in San Luis Obispo, CA after a brief illness. ... more

Tom “Tommy” Gugale

Tom “Tommy” Gugale was called home to our Lord on July 28, 2017.... more

Dorothy M. McGrath

Dorothy M. McGrath died peacefully on August 6, 2017, at Dominican Hospital with family by her side.... more

Dixie Lamb

Dixie Lamb was born in Aromas, CA to parents Hugh and Novella Web... more

Lorraine Everitt Stucki

Lorraine Everitt Stucki, born in 1931 in Watsonville, California, passed away at her home in Watsonville on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the age of 86. ... more

James E. Beacom

James (Jim) Beacom, a longtime teacher, coach and past resident of Watsonville, passed away April 29, 2017 at Sonora Regional Medical Center near his home in MiWuk Village, CA. Jim was ... more

Leman DeWayne “Lemar” Turley

Leman DeWayne “Lemar” Turley passed away on Monday, July 24, 2017 at his sister’s home, surrounded by loved ones, listening to his favorite station KPIG.... more

Josephine Figueroa Delgado

May 17, 1913 – July 16, 2017... more

Gerald D. Brunner

January 1, 1933 - July 15, 2017... more

Carlos Ernesto “Ernie” Arellano

Ernie Arellano, 48, a longtime resident of Watsonville, CA, passed away at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.... more