Obituaries
 

Margarita Brito

Margarita Brito died at her Watsonville home surrounded by her family on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018. She was 79.... more

 

Errol ‘Jake’ Lambert

Errol “Jake” Lambert died peacefully in Watsonville surrounded by his family on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.... more

Pola Altuna

Pola Altuna who was born in Los Angeles, CA on the 10th of April 1924, the daughter of Alberto Marquez and Cruz Perez and a life-long resident of Watsonville, went to join her heavenly Father on the 1st of December 2018. ... more

Douglas Richard Dodge

Douglas Richard Dodge, aka: Doug, Uncle Dougie, and most recently, Uncle Duckie, left this earth for “Neverland” on Saturday December 1, 2018.... more

 

Julie Hernandez (Ibarra)

Julie Ann Hernandez (Ibarra) died on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 at home surrounded by her beloved husband, children and grandchildren by her side after bravely battling multiple myeloma for the past four and a half years. She was 61.... more

 

Guillermo Magana

Guillermo Magana died surrounded by his loving wife and family on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 at Watsonville Post Acute Facility. He was 79.... more

Alexander C. Soto

Alexander C. Soto passed away on November 21, 2018 in Freedom, CA.... more

Marion Elizabeth Roberts

Marion Elizabeth Roberts passed away on November 14, 2018 at De Un Amor Care Facility in Corralitos where she resided for the last four years.... more

Jeannette Frances Willoughby

Jeannette Frances Willoughby, 96, of Watsonville, passed away on November 15, 2018 in Aptos, California.... more

Gerald William McGowan

Jerry cared for his family, friends, and the Lord the way he cared for his music.... more

Shirley Edith Oliver

Shirley Edith Oliver (neé Brandon), age 83, died peacefully on November 18, 2018 in Turlock, California.... 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