Dec. 15, 1951 – Dec. 7, 2013 Edwin “Jay” Henry passed away surrounded by family at David Grant Medical Center on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. Jay was born in Pendleton, Ore., on Dec. 15, 1951, to Gilbert “Gib” Edward Henry and Audrey Rosemary Dewey and was the second of three children. He spent his childhood […]
June 7, 1922 — Nov. 28, 2013 Emilia Mary Luptak passed away on Nov. 28, 2013, at Kaiser hospital Vacaville, Calif. An Elizabeth, N.J., native, she was born June 7, 1922, to Eastern European immigrants, John and Antonia Luptak. After high school, she moved to California, where she earned both bachelor’s and master’s degrees from […]
Gribble, Billy Cadet, 95, of Fairfield, died Friday, Nov. 27, 2013. Committal service 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon. Arrangements by Fairfield Funeral Home, 425-1041.
March 31, 1950 — Nov. 25, 2013 GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN Stephen Rothermel Parker, 63, passed away Monday, Nov 25, 2013, surrounded by his family, at his home in Fairfield, Calif. Stephen was born March 31, 1950, in Tucson, Ariz., a son to Harry R. and Jessie N. Parker. On Nov. 13, 1971, he married […]
Oct. 16, 1924 — Dec. 2, 2013 On Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, a 53-year resident of Fairfield, Calif., departed this life and went home to glory. Ernest Hardison, Sr., 89, so affectionately known as “Sarge and Mr. Fairfield” took his last breath peacefully with family by his bedside in Carmichael, Calif. Visitation will be at […]
April 7, 1923 — Nov. 30, 2013 Angelo Agustin Vicente passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Nov. 30, 2013. He was 90 years old. Angelo was born on April 7, 1923, to Segundo and Margarita Vicente in Hermosa, Bataan, Philippines. As a young man, he worked as a heavy […]
Putz, Joseph James III, 54 of Folsom. Died Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. Funeral 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 at Bryan Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. Texas St., Fairfield. Arrangements by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home.
April 30, 1958 — Nov. 27, 2013 Bill “Booter” Roberts, 55, of Gordon Valley passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. He was born in Upland, Calif., on April 30, 1958, to William and Margaret Roberts. Bill started his career as a firefighter in his early 20s with CAL Fire. Then worked […]
Aug. 16, 1927 — Dec. 2, 2013 Luz Z. Damacion, daughter of Cionicio De Guzman Zamora and Emeliana Baniqued, passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Originally from Biecweft Binmaley, Pangisinan, Phillipine Islands. She has resided in California, primarily in Fairfield and Napa. Luz was a mother, auntie, grandmother, great-grandmother and wife. She is survived by […]
Sept. 16, 1965 – Oct. 31, 2013 “Not all those who wander are lost.” –Tolkien Born in Vallejo, Calif., Martin grew up on a walnut farm in Gordon Valley, attending Suisun Valley Elementary, Green Valley Middle School and graduating from Armijo High School in 1984. He explored Europe as a high school student with AFS, […]
Dec. 26, 1934 — Nov. 17, 2013 Satoko McGray passed away peacefully on Nov. 17, 2013, at home surrounded by her family. She was born on Dec. 26, 1934, in Shiga, Japan, and is the daughter of Kametaro and Tami Nakanishi. Her family moved to Yamashima Kyoto when she was a baby. She attended school […]
1916 — 2013 Wyn passed away on Nov. 19, 2013, at the age of 97. Mother, wife, grandmother, great-grandmother, educator and good friend. Wyn is survived by her children, Carol Rutherford (Va.); Evan Ernest (Pa.); six grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Services will be held at noon Dec. 6, 2013, at Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W. […]
Sept. 16, 1918 — Nov. 27, 2013 Billy C. Gribble was born Sept. 16, 1918, to Lauretta (Shirer) Gribble and William Gribble, and entered his eternal rest Nov. 27, 2013, at the age of 95. He joined the Army Air Corp in 1939, serving with distinction in the 22nd bomb group in the South Pacific, […]
Damacion, Luz Zamora, 86, of Fairfield, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Rosary 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Fairfield Funeral Home, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1050 Texas St., Fairfield. Graveside service noon Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, Rockville Cemetery, 4219 Suisun Valley […]
Luptak, Emi, 91, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Memorial pending.
May 21, 1954 — Nov. 8, 2013 Robert William Stungis found peace with the Lord on Nov. 8, 2013 after a long illness. He was 59 years old. His courage, endurance, and dignity in death will be embraced and remembered by all who knew him. Bob resided in Suisun City, Calif., since his Air Force […]
Morrison, Garreth Wayne, 67, of Fairfield, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. Funeral 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, Joshua Church of God in Christ, 1305 23rd St., San Pablo. Arrangements by Fairfield Funeral Home, 425-1041.
July 30, 1934 — Nov. 21, 2013 He sailed away to be with the Supreme Commander and his shipmates. He was born in Portsmouth, Va., and Dent moved with his parents to Southern California and later to San Francisco, where he attended Mission High School, after which he joined the Navy and worked as a […]
Nov. 12, 1937 — Oct. 25, 2013 Audrey was quick to smile and easy to laugh. She knew at an early age that she wanted to be a school teacher and immediately enrolled in St. Cloud State Teachers college upon graduating from Cloquet High School in 1955. She earned her bachelor’s degree in 1959 and […]
Aug. 14, 1985 — Nov. 21, 2013 Mercedes “Sadie” Cecilia Smith, age 28, of Vacaville, Calif., passed away at home Nov. 21, 2013. Sadie was born at Kaiser Hospital in Vallejo, Calif., on Aug. 14, 1985, to Joan Hutchinson and Steven “Diamond” Smith. Sadie grew up attending Holy Spirit School, E. Ruth Sheldon Elementary, Grange […]
Sept. 20, 1931 — Nov. 24, 2013 Barbara Belle Lindner died peacefully at her home in Fairfield, Calif. Barbara dedicated her life to her faith in Jesus Christ and to her family. She will leave behind a legacy of unconditional love through her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She leaves behind her daughters, Sally and Bob […]
Sept. 28, 1914 – Nov. 22, 2013 Joe passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 22, 2013, with his family at his side. Joe was born Sept. 28, 1914, in St Edwards, Neb., and moved to Fairfield, Calif., when he was 10, and then to Calistoga in 1942, where he met his future bride, Catherine […]
Jan. 25, 1925 – Nov. 6, 2013 Harold “Bud” Henley, 88, passed away peacefully Nov. 6 after a short battle with lung cancer. Bud was born and raised in Jefferson City, Mo., the descendant of a pioneer family who founded the town of Henley, Mo., in the 1800s. He began his 20-year Air Force career […]
Sept. 9, 1932 — Nov. 19, 2013 Dorothy Jean Barnes, a 45-year resident of Fairfield, Calif., passed away peacefully on Nov. 19, 2013, surrounded by her family. She was born Sept. 9, 1932, in Phoenix, Ariz., the daughter of Percy Moore and Mae Della (Hutchinson) Moore. In 1953, she married her soul mate, Will H. […]
Dec. 4, 1933 — Nov. 20, 2013 Dorothy Lillian Thacker, 79, passed away peacefully Wednesday at her home in Vallejo. Dorothy was born to Joseph and Agnes Fashauer on Dec. 4, 1933, in San Francisco and lived in Vallejo the past 71 years. She worked as a personnel specialist on Mare Island Naval Shipyard for […]
April 20, 1937 — Nov. 18, 2013 Clifford Earl Wilson Sr., 76, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 18, 2013, surrounded by his Ohana. He proudly served his country with the United States Air Force, retiring after 20 years, a Vietnam veteran. He also worked for the Fairfield-Suisun School District, retiring after 18 years […]
Mozqueda, Jose, 2324 of Fairfield, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at Fairfield Funeral Home, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield, with rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral noon Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1075 Texas St., Fairfield. Graveside service 1:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, Rockville Cemetery, […]
Bermudez Jr., Abel, 23, of Fairfield, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. Visitation 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at Fairfield Funeral Home, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield, with rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral noon Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1075 Texas St., Fairfield. Graveside service 1:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, […]
McGray, Satako Nakanishi, 78, of Fairfield. Died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. No services. Arrangement by Fairfield Funeral Home, 425-1041.
Dec. 20, 1938 — Nov. 15, 2013 A proud American and loving family man, Edward Dean Dudley, passed away peacefully in his home on Nov. 15, 2013, surrounded by his loving family, after a seven-year battle with Alzheimer’s. Edward was born in Elgin, Ore., Dec. 20, 1938, to Marvin Ray and Fern Dudley. He moved to […]