Sept. 19, 1942 — Oct. 14, 2014 Billy Raye Carter, longtime resident of Fairfield, Calif., went home to be with his Savior on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014. He was 72. Bill was born Sept. 19, 1942, in Ponca City, Okla., to Lorena Lyons. He graduated from Ponca City High School in 1960 and went on to […]
Lauderdale, Robert Alton, 84, Vacaville, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. Memorial service noon Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, Fairfield Funeral Home, 1750 Pennsylvania Ave., Fairfield. Committal service 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon. Arrangements by Fairfield Funeral Home, 425-1041, [email protected]
Burgher, Wendell, 59, of Los Angeles formally of Fairfield, died on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 1745 Enterprise Dr., Fairfield.
Sept. 8, 1917 – Oct. 13, 2014 Our hearts are heavy with the loss of our mother, the matriarch of six generations who died on Oct. 13, 2014, in Vacaville, Calif. Born in Watrous, N.M., on Sept. 8, 1917, to Catarino and Senaida Dominguez, the second of six children. Her 97 years started with a humble […]
Sept. 21, 1955 – Oct. 5, 2014 Wendell Burgher, of Los Angeles, Calif., passed away on Oct. 5, 2014, due to a battle with cancer. He was 59. Born in Vallejo, Wendell attended Fairfield schools. He leaves to mourn, his daughter, Ceslestine (Will) Hall, and son, Joshua Burgher, both of Santa Rosa; two granddaughters, Nichole and […]
Jan 28, 1996 – Oct 6, 2014 Demetrious Anthony Ward, 18, of Vacaville, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, the victim of a fatal shooting. He was born Jan. 28, 1996, in Fairfield, the son of Kevin Ward and Chehalis Ainslie. He was a senior at Vacaville High School, where he was a member of the football […]
Jan. 24, 1930 — Sept. 12, 2014 William Grier Gray Jr. passed on Sept. 12, 2014, at David Grant Medical Center at the age of 84. William “Bill” Gray was born and raised in Winston-Salem, N.C., by Grier and Margaret Gray. In 1947, at the age of 17, he joined the United States Navy and spent […]
Nov. 28, 1940 — Sept. 23, 2014 Barbara JoAnn Dutcher, 73, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, surrounded by family and friends at Kaiser Vacaville Hospital. Barbara (or JoAnn as she was known to many of her friends) was born Nov. 28, 1940, in Tulare, Calif., to John A. and Barbara Dale (Stroben) Keck. […]
Dec. 23, 1923 — Oct. 8, 2014 Mildred Gladys Wood, age 90, died in her Vacaville home on Oct. 8, 2014. Mildred was born on Dec. 23, 1923, in San Francisco, Calif., the daughter of Marcus L. Marquardsen (nicknamed Frank) and Myrtle M. Levy. Mildred was an avid swimmer in her youth and enjoyed sports and […]
Dec. 9, 1946 — Sept. 18, 2014 Wesley W. Willhite, age 67, of Fairfield, Calif., passed away Sept. 18, 2014, after a long illness. Wesley was born Dec. 9, 1946, in Boise, Okla. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and proudly served during the Vietnam War. He was an electrician by trade and a proud member of the […]
Rodney Paul Lamie, age 49, passed away at his residence in New Lenox, Ill. He was born on July 30, 1965, at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee, Ill., to Dennis B. and Joan M. (nee Vadeboncoeur) Lamie. As a teenager, he took an interest in auto body repair and turned it into a lifelong career. […]
Aug. 14, 1939 — Oct. 4, 2014 Ollidean “Ollie” L. Pacheco passed away Oct. 4, 2014 in Fairfield, Calif., at the age of 75. Ollie was born on Aug. 14, 1939 in MacDonald County, Ill. She was a graduate of Napa High School, class of 1957. Ollie is survived by her children, Michael James Pacheco and Jane […]
June 5, 1936 – Oct. 1, 2014 God called Arthur Ray Crawford Sr. home on Oct. 1, 2014. He passed away after a long illness with his loving family by his side at Vibra Hospital in Folsom, Calif. He was 78 years old. Arthur was born in Perry, Okla. on June 5, 1936, to Henry Allen […]
McDiarmid, Margaret Winifred, 92, of Santa Clara, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. Memorial service 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, Bryan-Braker Funeral Home Chapel, 1850 W. Texas St., Fairfield. Arrangements by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, www.bryanbraker.com.
Nov. 11, 1927 – Aug. 11, 2014 Shirley H. Root, of Reno, Nev., passed away on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. She was 86. Shirley lived a full life, including 63 years of marriage to her late husband, Daniel O. Root III. Shirley H. Root was born Nov. 11, 1927, in Berkeley, Calif., to parents Milton […]
Jan. 22, 1931 — Sept. 27, 2014 Frances J. Miner was called from our midst on Sept. 27, 2014. She was surrounded by her family and friends in her final days. Mrs. Miner was born Jan. 22, 1931, in Fulton, N.Y., and was the middle of three daughters born to Frank and Catherine Cassaniti. She was […]
May 5, 1914 — Sept. 30, 2014 Lila Doris Flammang passed away Sept. 30 2014, in Fairfield, Calif. She was 100. She was born in Grand Junction, Colo., on May 5, 1914, to Charles Henry Conner and Jessie Wilna Druillard. Lila was a lifelong member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Lila was […]
April 7, 1919 – Sept. 17, 2014 Jerome M. Kennedy, 95, of Fairfield, California, passed away on Sept. 14, 2014. Jerome was born on April 7, 1919, to Michael R. Kennedy and Margaret C. Finnegan-Ruud in Delano, Minnesota. He was active in Scouts, sports, dancing, hunting and providing for his family. Jerome set some kind of […]
Oct. 22, 1972 — Oct. 1, 2014 Jacqueline “Jackie” Sapp Cazares passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Fairfield, after a long and courageous battle with congestive heart failure. She was surrounded by loving family and friends. Jackie was born on Oct. 22, 1972, in the Philippines. She was a Navy brat and lived […]
Deal, Jacqueline B., 81, Fairfield, died on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2014.
Nov. 20, 1924 — Sept. 27, 2014 Laura M. Gerdes-Lemmons, 89, died Sept. 27, 2014, at Meadowood Nursing Center in Clearlake, Calif. Mrs. Lemmons was born Nov. 20, 1924, to parents Fred Gerdes and Wilhemina-Wefer Gerdes in Dubuque, Iowa. She was married to John J. Lemmons in 1942 and during his military service, they traveled for […]
Oct. 8, 1946 – Sept. 26, 2014 John “Bo” Miller passed away peacefully on Sept. 26, 2014, with his loving family by his side. John was born Oct. 8, 1946, to Gordon and Eileen Miller in Rodeo, Calif. John was raised in Rodeo and eventually worked for C&H Sugar for 45 years. John resided in […]
Feb. 23, 1932 – Sept. 24, 2014 David Earl Butenhoff-Forristall passed away peacefully in his home in Green Valley, Fairfield, California, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. Dave was born on Feb. 23, 1932, in St. Louis, Missouri to Earl L. Butenhoff and Celeste C. Butenhoff. After a brief marriage and divorce, Celeste […]
Jan. 18, 1942 – Sept. 25, 2014 Marte Abad Lubag, 72, passed away peacefully into the hands of our Lord on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Fairfield. He served in the United States Navy for 20 years and later worked at the Pittsburg, Calif., post office as a letter carrier for almost 15 years. Marte […]
Aug. 7, 1927 –Aug. 8, 2014 Dad went home to the Lord after suffering with Alzheimer’s for nearly 10 years. He was born in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada, and grew up on a farm outside of Osage, Saskatchewan. He was the second oldest of five children. His family initially immigrated to Illinois, but settled in Benicia, Calif., at the […]
June 7, 1949 — Sept. 12, 2014 Richard Allen Hassel passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 12, 2014, with his family by his side. Richard (Dick) Allen Hassel (aka Mr. Mare Island) was born in Omaha, Neb., on June 7, 1949, to Virgil and Dorothy Hassel. Richard was the son of Omaha’s assistant fire marshall, […]
Dec. 11, 1926 — Aug. 7, 2014 Our beautiful mother passed away peacefully at home on Aug. 7, 2014. Margaret was born in Cheyenne, Wyo., and she traveled the world before settling in Fairfield in 1966. After retirement from civil service at Travis Air Force Base, Margaret returned to school, where she graduated from Sacramento State […]
Aug. 29, 1912 — Sept. 25, 2014 Clara May Clift Triplett’s family would like to announce that she has left Fairfield for an extended period. She received a call to spend time with her first husband, Rex Clift, and second husband, Dale Triplett, her son Rocky, and their many lifelong friends and relatives. She wants all her […]
June 10, 1933 — Sept. 24, 2014 Cecile Jean Hodge, a longtime resident of Fairfield, passed away on Sept. 24, 2014. She was 81. She was born on June 10, 1933, in Waco, Texas, to the late Clifford and Mae Hallie Williams. Cecile attended and graduated Berkeley High School in 1951. Cecile was an active member […]
Triplett, Clara May, 102, Fairfield, died Sept 25, 2014. Funeral noon Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, Fairfield Community Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1101 East Tabor Ave., Fairfield. Burial directly following funeral service, Fairfield Cemetery, Union Avenue, Fairfield. Arrangements by Bryan-Braker Funeral Home 707-425-4697.