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Nina Dubuk

April 30, 2016

Nina Dubuk was born in Poland on December 23, 1931 and passed away in South San Francisco, CA on April 30, 2016. Nina was a tailor for over thirty-seven years. She is survived by her daughter Ester Kozaczuk and her son, Danny Dubuk. there will be a Prayer Service held in her honor at 7:00pm on Friday, May 13, 2016 and a Funeral Service on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:00am at Crosby-N. Gray...
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Joan Burdette "Sue" Easley

April 29, 2016

Sue "Mimi" Easley, a lifelong San Franciscan, passed away Friday April 29, 2016. She passed peacefully in her home in Hillsborough, surrounded by her seven beloved children and several grandchildren. Mrs. Easley was 79. Joan Burdette Baird was born on April 18, 1937 in San Francisco to Maxine and Burdette Baird. Joan was nicknamed "Sue" at an early age. She also had an older brother,...
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John Robert McCue

April 23, 2016

John Robert McCue ("Bob") – passed away at his home in San Mateo on April 23, 2016 with his friend and longtime caregiver Larry Reyes at his bedside. He was 90 years old. A World War II Army Air Corps Veteran, the long-time resident of San Mateo owned a Drywall Contracting business for many years. He had been a longstanding member of the Olympic Club. He was the beloved brother of Mary Gamboni...
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Edward "Ed" Crosetti

April 15, 2016

Edward Andrea Crosetti, of San Mateo, passed away quickly and unexpectedly on April 15, 2016 in Redwood City, California. Devoted Husband of 60 loving years to his best friend Shirley. Born in San Francisco on July 19, 1933 to Andrea and Maria (deceased), loving brother to Lillian (Edmond) Bayer and Joe (Judy) Crosetti. Wonderful father to Denise (Peter) Schaul, Darlene (Steve) Nicolopulos ...
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Delamos Emery

April 19, 1949 - April 7, 2016

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Rudolph Raymond Ryan

April 7, 2016

Rudy Ryan died peacefully on April 7th with his loving wife Becky at his side. he was born September 24th, 1931 at San Francisco General Hospital to Etta and William Ryan and was pre-deceased by his sister Delores. He attended elementary and high school in San Francisco and graduated from Commerce High School in 1949. He served in the US Army from 1954 to 1956. He entered the San Francisco...
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Eileen Vack

November 20, 1928 - March 29, 2016

Eileen passed away peacefully on March 29, 2016. She was born on a farm in Weller, Iowa. She attended Albia High School and moved to Chicago, IL after WWII. She and her husband Gus settled in Mt. Prospect, IL in 1961 to raise their daughter and live near Eileen's sisters Marge and Mildred. In 2001, Eileen relocated to San Mateo, CA to be close to her daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren. She...
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Hans Eide

March 28, 2016

Hans Eide was born July 6, 1934 in Sand, Norway, and passed away March 28, 2016 after a brief illness in Redwood City, California, surrounded by family. Hans leaves behind his daughters Karin Eide and Kristin Eide, his granddaughter Kristina Eide, his sisters Kristin (Arne) Risa and Frida Dahlberg and many relations in Rogaland, Norway. His is predeceased by his parents, Erling and Aslaug Eide. ...
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Gerald "Jerry" Frederick Brock

April 24, 1926 - March 24, 2016

Jerry died at home, after a long illness, with his loving wife at his side. Born in Chicago, as a young boy Jerry moved to the Peninsula where he lived for most of his 89 years. He attended McKinley Grammar and Burlingame High, and then joined the Merchant Marine in 1944. After completing his training at Coyote Point, Jerry sailed under the Golden Gate Bridge on his 18th birthday and served in...
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Betty Ann Erpin

October 4, 1935 - March 22, 2016

Beloved wife of Gustav Erpen, devoted sister of Rose Marie Stadler, caring mother of Katharina Hofstadter (Stefan), Anna Marie Buchbender (Christoph), Renata Ruettimann (Stefan), Brigitta Erpen-Rzutikiewicz (Jason). Adored grandma of Nicole, Sara, Mariah, Patrick, Ian, Nina, Celine,Sofia, William, Cecilia and Stella. Friends and family are invited to a Vigil Service to be held at 7:00pm Tuesday,...
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Damon Robert Lewis

February 22, 1945 - March 21, 2016

Damon Robert Lewis, a San Francisco native and 34-year resident of Foster City, died on March 21 after a short but fierce battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his family, who already miss him terribly. An extremely devoted family man, Damon is survived by his wife of 46 years, Maryanne; and three children, Damon Lewis and daughter-in-law Michelle of Redwood City, Christian Lewis and daughter...
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James William Lowrie

March 16, 2016

James William Lowrie, 90, longtime resident of Burlingame, died peacefully at home with family on March 16, 2016. Born to James Frederick and Elsie Gross Lowrie in Portland, Oregon on August 17, 1925, he lived his early childhood in Seattle, Washington. When his family moved to the San Francisco Peninsula he attended the Hillsborough School, graduated from Burlingame High School (Class of 1942),...
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Florence Alice Biscay

March 13, 2016

On Sunday morning, March 13, 2016, we said farewell to our most beloved Mama Flo, 102 years young. Florence Alice Biscay was the devoted mother of Kenneth Biscay, loving mother-in-law of Katherine Biscay and most amazing grandmother to her granddaughter, Genevieve Biscay and her grandson, Jean Biscay. Her husband, Jean Biscay predeceased Florence in February of 1992 after more than 46 years of...
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Elvira F. Davis

March 13, 2016

Elvira Davis passed away in San Mateo on March 13, 2016 at age 90. She was the beloved wife of the late Harry Davis; loving mother of Lana and Valerie; devoted grandmother of Matthew & Rachel; and loved sister of Vito. Elvira was born in Flushing, New York on March 2, 1926. She lived in San Mateo for 66 years. She worked for many years as a Retreat Coordinator at Vallombrosa Center in Menlo...
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Patricia S. Hermann

March 13, 2016

Patricia S. Hermann 1919-2016 Beloved wife for 63 years to the late John R. Hermann, Jr. Predeceased by daughter, Jan Pasiecznik. Survived by daughters Kristine Nuss and Lynn Boydston, seven grandsons and six great grandchildren. Services are private.
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Valerie L. Tarantino Payne

February 29, 2016

Beloved wife of John Payne and mother of Lori and Tari Quinn. Valerie was born in Oakland and raised in San Francisco where she attended Mercy High School. She graduated from Notre Dame de Namur University with a bachelor's degree. Valerie was retired from Stanford University Medical Center and School of Medicine where she worked as the Director of Events fundraising for the school and center....
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Maria Teresa R. "Terry" Agcaoili-Cruz

February 26, 2016

MARIA TERESA AGCAOILI-CRUZ ( "Terry", "Inday del Rosario") passed away suddenly on February 26, 2016 in Oakland. She was the beloved wife of Francisco Cruz; loving mother of Carl Cruz (MaryAnn), Marie Agcaoili (Carl), Christine Shiffer (Russell), Gary Cruz (Lety), Jim Agcaoili (Heather), and Tessa Agcaoili; dear grandmother of Christopher Cruz (Kimmie), Alexander Cruz, Kayla Shiffer,...
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William H. Bill Cassidy

February 22, 2016

Cassidy, William H. "Bill" February 8, 1942- February 22, 2016 Born in San Francisco to the late Jack E. Cassidy and the late Gloria H. Gerstmann Cassidy. Bill attended several schools in San Francisco and Daly City and was a veteran who served in the U.S. Army. Bill is survived by his loving wife Carolyn Duffy Cassidy, sons Kevin Cassidy & Tony Landrum (Jennifer), grandson Tyler Cassidy,...
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Arica Jane Vorsatz Baird

July 16, 1982 - February 13, 2016

Arica Jane Vorsatz Baird, age 33, of San Francisco's Marina District, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at California Pacific Medical Center. Arica was born on July 16, 1982, and grew up in Burlingame. A 2000 graduate of Mercy High School, she earned her BA from Chico State after studying abroad in Madrid, Spain. Arica had a successful career as a national corporate...
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Paul Winfield Briley

January 3, 1924 - February 11, 2016

Paul W. Briley, a Kansas native and long time San Mateo County resident, passed away peacefully on February 11 in Millbrae, CA. He was 92. Raised on a family farm in rural Kansas (Chanute, pop. 10,000), Paul was the youngest of three children born to Harry and Ollie Briley. After graduating from Chanute High School and Junior College Paul joined the United States Navy in 1943 and flew training...
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Virginia Marguerite Augustis

February 4, 2016

Virginia Marguerite Augustis, a long-time resident of Millbrae area, died Thursday the 4th of February at East West Care in Redwood City. Born October 17th, 1927 in San Francisco, Virginia loved "The City" and often recalled the memories of roller skating down Powell Street and modeling hats by the Union Square. Not only did she leave her heart in San Francisco, but she found it there one...
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Viola M. Chandler

January 31, 2016

Viola Melissa Painter, a greatly beloved mother, grandmother and aunt departed this life on January 31, 2016 at the age of 99 after a short hospitalization. She (along with her twin sister, Leola) was born on November 28, 1916, at home on a farm in Crawford, OK. She had five brothers and sisters. The Painter family worked the land near Crawford for many years. After graduating from Crawford...
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Bruno Fatica

January 26, 2016

Bruno Fatica April 12, 1936 – January 26, 2016 Beloved husband for 59 years to Tina Fatica. Loving dad to Margie and Louie Benedetti, Mary and Carlo Deluca. He adored his 4 grandchildren, Joey (engaged to Danielle), Andy Deluca, Alec and Olivia Benedetti. Caring brother to Alipio Fatica (deceased), Enza Giuliacci and Elmo Fatica. Bruno touched many lives with his generous and magnetic...
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Robert Vincent "Bobby" Walsh

December 4, 1969 - January 22, 2016

Loving son of Robert (Bob) Walsh and predeceased by Beverly Walsh, loving brother of Gina Ferrell and Julie Pintarelli (Tom), loving uncle of Jimmy Ferrell, Steven Ferrell, Nicole Pintarelli, and Anthony Pintarelli and great uncle to Aiden Ferrell. Bobby touched many lives with his gentle spirit and outgoing personality. Bobby was an avid Giants, Warriors, and 49ers fan. He loved to play golf...
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Marie Lucille Piscitello

December 14, 1932 - January 20, 2016

Marie Lucille Piscitello of Millbrae California, passed away peacefully at the age of 83 with her family by her side on January 20, 2016. She was born on December 14, 1932 to the late Frances and Frank Gandolfo. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank A. Piscitello Sr., mother to Frank A. Piscitello Jr. (Alexis) and Michael Piscitello; Nanna to Raquel (Nicholas), Matthew, and Cristina,...
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Donald Stephen Vistica

January 15, 2016

Donald S. Vistica Sr. A long-time San Mateo County Resident and acclaimed builder of luxurious gardens on the Peninsula, died on January 15, 2016. He was 90. Mr. Vistica passed away in his sleep of natural causes at Leslie Towers in Belmont, California, said his daughter, Mary V. Sanford of Ann Arbor, Michigan. For most of his life, Mr. Vistica was a landscape contractor who worked closely with...
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Melissa Nadine Cala Barbieri

September 9, 1962 - January 13, 2016

Beloved wife of Gerald Barbieri and devoted mother of Sophia Piosalan and Taylor Cala-Palter, Melissa (Melly) passed away on January 13, 2016 at home after a long illness. She is also survived by her mother Artemisa Cala, and her sisters, Felicia Olivieri, Diana Cobb, Yvonne Miles, Susanna Campos, and Camelia Cala, as well as many nieces and nephews. Melly touched many lives. She was a...
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Madeline Muzio

January 11, 2016

Madeline Muzio was reunited in eternal life on January 11, 2016 with her parents John and Antoinette Sambuck, her husband David Muzio, and daughter Mary Ann Kannasto. She remains united with us through faith and in love, and will be missed by her son Ronald and daughter-in-law Kathleen Haggarty-Muzio of Redwood City; grandchildren Annie (Gabe) Garagliano, David (Julie) Muzio , Christie ...
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Martin Rutherford 'Budge' Kohlbry

January 7, 2016

Martin Rutherford 'Budge' Kohlbry February 23, 1931 January 7, 2016 Resident of Belmont Brother of Stephen Kohlbry of Ladue, MO; father of Chris Kohlbry, San Marcos, CA and Paul W. Kohlbry, Belmont, CA; father-in-law of Pam Kohlbry, San Marcos, CA; grandfather of Paul A. Kohlbry, Baltimore, MD and Marc Kohlbry, Ithaca, NY; uncle of Cynthia Kohlbry, Ladue, MO and Kathleen Kohlbry, Clayton, MO;...
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Helen M. Phillips

January 5, 2016

Died on January 5, 2016, at the age of 95. She will be remembered as a beloved mother and a loving wife. She has been a resident of San Mateo County for the last 50 years, including many years residing in San Mateo, Hillsborough and Burlingame. For the last 12 years she has been an active member of the Peninsula Regent and Yesteryear House Continuing Care Retirement Communities. She was...
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Gloria "Fay" Bracken

November 28, 1937 - January 3, 2016

Devoted mother of Larry Bracken and Pam Tupper, cherished sister of Eldeen Carlson, beloved grandmother of Samantha, Candice, Emma, Colin, Zachary, and Lauren, and also a beloved great- grandmother of Emmeline, Madden, Micah, and cherished friend of Debbie and Dave Van Wart. Fay was predeceased by her late husband Harvey Bracken. Fay was a devoted United Airlines employee for 25 years. Fay...
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Robert A. Glennon

January 1, 2016

Glennon, Robert was born on December 30, 1974 in San Francisco, California and died in Nevada on January 1, 2016 in a fishing accident. He is survived by his mother, Barbara and the late John Glennon; brothers James (Melissa) and Richard Glennon; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews in California, Connecticut and Ireland. Robert graduated from Burlingame High School and worked in San Francisco for...
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Ryan Thomas Osberg

April 15, 1977 - January 1, 2016

Ryan Thoms Osberg is survived by his loving family including wife, Erin, children Jake, Daniel, and Kelly, mother Susan, sister Marianne, brother Jeff (Gina), nephews Jack, Nick and Declan. He is also survived by an untold numbers of friends, including his best friend Andrew Ruiz. He is preceded in death by his father, Robert L. Osberg, beloved Vice-Principal at Burlingame Intermediate School....
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Jean D. Frank

April 16, 1927 - January 1, 2016

Jean D. Frank (nee Norma Jean Downey) of San Mateo passed away peacefully on January 1, 2016. Jean was born on April 16, 1927 in Dinuba, California to Roy and Beulah Downey. As a young child she moved to Winton, California where she attended elementary and junior high school and graduated from Livingston High School. While attending San Jose State University, she was a member of Chi Omega and...
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Melissa Brooke Evans

April 16, 1953 - December 29, 2015

Melissa Evans died peacefully in her home. She leaves three brothers and sisters-in-law, T. Jeff and Kathy L. Evans, Greg and Anne Evans, Rick and Holly Evans; six nieces and nephews, Amy Evans and Nina Hollon, Sam and Andy Evans, Tommy and Kenny Evans; one great nephew, Eli Carneghe; faithful friends and fellow members of her congregation, especially Deborah Concklin, Kay Bullock, and Janet...
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Margot Graham Lintner

October 17, 1952 - December 29, 2015

Margot found long sought after serenity on December 29th after battling a short illness. The daughter of Thomas Lingard Graham and Marie Welch Graham, Margot was preceded in death by her brother, George Welch Graham, and survived by her brothers Michael Graham of Mesa, AZ and Joseph Graham of La Jolla, CA. as well as her husband of 24 years Jeff Lintner, and two daughters Marie Lintner and Joanna...
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Matthew E. "Matt" Bauer

December 27, 2015

Matthew Edward Bauer March 29, 1962 – December 27, 2015 Resident of San Mateo Matthew passed away on Sunday, December 27th. Born and raised in Detroit, MI of the late, Albert and Ann Bauer, originally of New York. He was the youngest of 9 siblings, survived by his 3 sisters, Gilmary Bauer, Patricia Bauer, Eileen Bauer, and brother-in-law, Chan Kakar. He leaves behind his beloved wife,...
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Merilyn Vosburg

December 26, 2015

Merilyn Vosburg passed peacefully in her home in Foster City, December 26, 2015; joining husband Charles and son Michael. She is survived by her children Philip, Douglas, & Alanna; grandchildren Kristina, Dawson, Kyle, Danielle, Tara, Kasey & Colin; great grandchildren Abigail, Lucy, Miles, Brooks, Allison, Isla & June. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Thurs., Jan. 7th, at St. Ambrose...
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Donald L. Bower

September 18, 1923 - December 25, 2015

Donald L. Bower, a retired Vice-Chairman of the Board of Chevron Corp. passed away on Dec. 25th at the age of 92. Mr. Bower was born in Portland, OR and grew up in Salem, OR. He graduated from Oregon State University's College of Business in 1947 after serving as a Navy Dive Bomber pilot during WW II. He played both baseball and basketball at OSU and was voted by his baseball teammates the Most...
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Rosemary Patricia Marcinak

March 17, 1922 - December 17, 2015

Rosemary Marcinak passed away peacefully on December 17, 2015 at Mills-Peninsula Hospital in Millbrae, CA at the age of 93. She was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Eleanor and Arthur Wilhelm. Rosemary grew up and attended high school in Michigan, where she met her future husband Edward. They ventured to California in 1950, traveling in a pickup truck loaded with their possessions and their...
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Mollie Mae Ahern Germino

December 13, 2015

Mollie Mae Ahern Germino, was born in Burlingame, California and passed away in Los Altos, California at the age of 80 years. Mollie was an honor student at Burlingame High School; a Phi Beta Kappa at Stanford, and worked as a paralegal for 25 years. Beloved mother of Meribeth Germino (Ricardo Molano) of Burlingame, David Germino (Heidi Germino) of Stockton, and Matthew Germino (Kia Germino) of...
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Edwin "Ted" Glasgow, Jr.

December 12, 2015

Edwin "Ted" Glasgow, Jr. 08/15/35 - 12/12/15 Born in San Francisco, and raised in Burlingame, Ted Glasgow was known for his humor, compassion and caring approach to life. After graduating from Burlingame High, Ted received his degree in Pharmacy from Oregon State. Ted became co-owner of Home Drug Co., a family business operated with his brother, Don, for 38 years. Following retirement, Ted...
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John J. Conway

December 12, 2015

John was a native of San Francisco, raised in Burlingame and lived most of his life in San Mateo. He was a veteran in WWII with the US Navy. Graduated from University of San Francisco. Proud member of the USF Dons 1951 football team. He is survived by his wife, Matilda Conway, father of Michael, John, Mark, Liane, Logan and Matthew; brother to Nancy Holland. Son of the late Andrew & Mary Conway....
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Armando Oscar Vidal Quintero

December 10, 2015

Armando Oscar Vidal Quintero April 17, 1927 - December 10, 2015 Resident of Brisbane, CA Armando was the owner of a retail electronics company for 30 years. He is survived by his wife, Gloria and his children. He will be missed by all his friends and family.
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Lorine R. Gandolfi

April 14, 1924 - December 10, 2015

Lorine R. Gandolfi passed on December 10, 2015. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Frank Gandolfi. She is survived by her two sons, Jay Gandolfi (Judith) of Tucson and James Gandolfi (Mary Kay) of San Diego, four Grandchildren (Christopher, Matthew, Jason, and Stacey) and eight Great Grandchildren. Lorine was born on April 14, 1924 in Avon, SD and was one of eleven children from...
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Charles Leslie Wade, Jr.

June 8, 1928 - December 9, 2015

Charles Leslie Wade Jr., familiarly known as Lee, passed peacefully in his sleep on December 9, 2015 at his home in Burlingame, California. Born on June 8, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Lee grew up in Pittsburgh and St. Louis. He moved to Southern California after his junior year of High School and attended Santa Monica Junior College then UCLA where he graduated with a BS in Inorganic...
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Boyd Douglas Johnson

December 6, 2015

Husband of Angela Barberini Johnson, father of Ray (Ginny), Tim (Beth) Donna (Mike), Doug (Lindsey), Patrick (Michelle); grandfather of Nicholas (Natalie), Michael (Erin), Thomas, Lauren, Joseph, Libby, Colin, Fiona, Aidan, Erris, Danny, Walter, Maggie, Annie, Bode, and Cash; Great Grandfather of Callie, Winnie and one on the way. Son of the late Raymond and Edna Johnson. Polytechnic High School...
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Josephine V. Nocentini (Delucchi)

December 2, 1923 - November 25, 2015

Beloved wife of deceased Al Nocentini and caring mother of Joan Auran (Tim) and Ken Nocentini (Loretta). Loving grandmother to Lisa Miller (Mike), Janele Auranicky (Amy), Tiffany Nocentini, Brett Nocentini (Nichole) and Nick Nocentini (Lisa). Great Grandmother (Kookie) to Bailey, Madison, Brayden and Bryce Miller; Giada, Vivian and Gemma Auranicky; Chase, Sadie and Ella Nocentini. She was the...
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Ahmad Abrishamian

May 16, 1924 - November 22, 2015

Ahmad Abrishamian was a true pioneer and adventurer. The second-born son of a successful businessman and a talented homemaker, Ahmad, who was born in Tabriz, Iran, left his home in Tehran at the age of 21 in search of a new life in the West. At a time when only a small number of Persian students were studying abroad, Ahmad made his way to England and then America. While studying Business at...
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Sarah DiMare

November 21, 2015

Sarah was very active at Our Lady of Angels Parish in Burlingame and also at Marian Center. Sarah's schooling was at St. Anthony's and Commerce High in San Francisco. She was also a published creative writer. Sarah was the daughter of the late Nina and Salvatore DiMare. She is survived by her brother Santo DiMare, sister-in-law Grace DiMare, and nephews Kenneth DiMare and David DiMare. She is...
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James Thomas Quinn

November 21, 2015

James Thomas Quinn, a longtime resident of Burlingame, passed away peacefully with family by his side on November 21, 2015. Jim, who was preceded in death by his parents, James and Mary (Connor) Quinn, will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 41 years, Joyce (Ramacciotti) Quinn, his son Michael, his daughters Marianne Thodas (Randy) and Monica Quinn, his grandsons Andrew and Zachary Thodas,...
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Marie Karageorgiou

April 2, 1919 - November 11, 2015

Beloved mother of Alexandre Karageorgiou; devoted grandmother to Alexander and Serge; loving great-grandmother to Kyra and Gregory; and an all-around caring woman to all who knew her. Marie was born in Tomsk (Siberia), Russia; moved with her family to Harbin, China; was kicked out of China when Communist Rule took over; and traveled with her husband (Boris) and son (Alexandre) through over 15...
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Ora V. Bryant Walker

November 9, 2015

Ora Virginia Bryant Walker, born on June 14, 1915, departed this world on November 9, 2015. Her parents were Frank Bryant and Stella Mariani Bryant. Ora was the descendant of pioneering California families. Her Grandmother Bryant traveled across country in a covered wagon. Her Grandfather Mariani owned the first hardware store in San Francisco's Mission District. Ora graduated from the...
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Jane G. Pope

November 9, 2015

Jane Guernsey Pope February 19, 1917 – November 9, 2015 Resident of Burlingame Beloved mother of Susan Perry and Stephen Pope, cherished grandmother of Matthew, Marc, and Jaimie Pope, treasured great-grandmother of James, Aidan, and William Pope. Jane was born in San Francisco, raised along the Pacific Rim living in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, and Manila, completed high school...
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Bruce Henry Hasenkamp

November 8, 2015

Bruce Henry Hasenkamp passed away in his home on Saturday, November 7, 2015. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Mr. Hasenkamp grew up in Hillsdale, NJ, where he won several statewide awards for journalism and writing and went on to be a 1960 cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College. He majored in history and was executive editor of the daily newspaper and president of his fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon. Mr...
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Dennis Daul

November 7, 2015

Dennis Daul, beloved and loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother lost his battle with esophageal cancer on November 7th. He is survived by his wife Julie, son John (Angela), daughter Sara (Kyle), brothers Bill and Ken, grandsons Theo and Jack, and a granddaughter-to-be. He will be profoundly missed. An open house memorial service will be held on Friday, November 20th, 5-7pm at Crosby - N...
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Mary Battaini

October 30, 2015

Mary Battaini died in her home Friday, October 30 after a brief illness. She was the widow of the late Adolph Battaini and loving mother to Nancy (Aly Bruner), Richard, Susan (Philip Coyne), Joan, Michael (Nayada) and Michele and beloved grandmother to John, Betsey and Colum Coyne. She was predeceased by her parents Ernesto and Olga Boracchia, her sister Yolanda Smith, and brother Fred...
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Mary Juanita Gutierrez

October 25, 2015

Mary Juanita Gutierrez, age 84, of Hillsborough, California, passed away on Sunday October 25, 2015, surrounded by her large and loving family. "Juanita" had an unsurpassed love for God, life and her family. She took particular joy in planning the many parties and occasions that brought together her children and grandchildren to enjoy nights of laughter and fun. She dedicated her life to her...
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Yvonne Jeanne Giuseponi

February 1, 1955 - October 7, 2015

Yvonne J. Giuseponi (Née Louhoo), passed away at home in San Bruno on October 7th, 2015. A native of San Francisco. Dearly beloved wife of John Giuseponi. Loving mother of Nicole Giuseponi, Danielle Giuseponi and Gabrielle Giuseponi. Loving sister of Anne St. Lézin, sister-in-law of Lawrence St. Lezin and sister-in-law of Robert and Lisa Giuseponi. Also survived by her nephews and nieces, grand...
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Estella Nancy Gutierrez Loza

August 5, 1932 - October 4, 2015

Estella was born in San Francisco and passed away in Walnut Creek at the age of 83. She worked at a CPA office as an accountant for over 20 years. She will be dearly missed by her family and her friends at Tampico Terrace Care Center in Walnut Creek, CA. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015 at 1:00pm at Crosby-N. Gray & Co., 2 Park Road, Burlingame, CA. Interment to...
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Brian Talbot Sheehan

July 20, 1937 - October 1, 2015

It is with deep sadness we share the peaceful passing of Rear Admiral (USN – Retired), Brian Talbot Sheehan on a beautiful Autumn day at his favorite place in Squaw Valley, CA on October 1, 2015. The Admiral was born in Gardner, Massachusetts on July 20, 1937. His voracious appetite for learning led to advanced degrees in chemical engineering and a PhD in microbiology led to the start of...
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Christy P. Armstrong

March 18, 1915 - October 1, 2015

Christian Peter Armstrong. Christy Armstrong passed away peacefully on October 1, 2015, in Burlingame at the age of 100. A 2nd generation native of San Francisco, he was born at home in Bernal Heights on March 18, 1915, to John Peter and Katharina Armstrong. He was a graduate of Commerce High School and UC Berkeley's College of Commerce (now the Haas School of Business). After graduating, he...
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Mary "Lee" Elizabeth Brenneisen

February 20, 1920 - September 28, 2015

Beloved by all who knew her, Lee was predeceased by her husband Leo S. Brenneisen, and her brother, William F. Kirsch, Jr. She is survived by cousins in Florida, Texas, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Germany, as well as many good friends of all ages around the world, and her devoted caregiver, Eimi Ofa. Lee was born in Paragould, Arkansas to William and Jess Kirsch. She and her...
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Flora Madrid Valentine

June 15, 1936 - September 18, 2015

Flora Madrid Valentine passed away in Foster City on September 18, 2015. She was the beloved mother of John Waggy, Linda Waggy, and Gina Fields; cherished grandmother of Cassandra Raquel Waggy, John Edward Waggy, Lauren Elizabeth Allen, and Calvin William Franco; dear mother in law of Anjelica Waggy and Roy Fields; she is also survived by three loving brothers: Jaime Madrid, Francisco Madrid,...
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Sharon Lee Schlageter

September 10, 2015

Sharon graduated from the University of Dayton, Ohio in 1956 with a B.A. in Sociology. Sharon worked at Disneyland for the summer. Sharon worked as a social worker in Dayton and then San Francisco, California. She met her husband in San Francisco at that time, was married in 1960 at St. Anthony's Church in Dayton and had her three daughters. She was an active member of St. Catherine of Siena...
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Daniel John Ruggiero

November 4, 1981 - September 6, 2015

Daniel John Ruggiero born on November 4, 1981. God took him away from his beautiful loving wife Erika, and sweet son Julius, and second son arriving in January, on September 6th, 2015. Jerry and Paula will miss their son's bright smile and beautiful blue eyes. Derrick, brother of Daniel will miss his fun playful ways. Daniel will be missed by his family and friends. We will celebrate Daniel's...
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Hanford N. Hank Lockwood III

September 5, 2015

Hank Lockwood passed away peacefully at home with his family near him in Burlingame, California on September 5, 2015. He was born on April 28, 1921 in Rockford, Illinois, the oldest of four children born to Hanford N. Lockwood II and Lillian (Atkinson) Lockwood. Both Hank and his father served in the Army during World War II, but his father died en route to a Japanese prisoner of war camp on a...
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Lynn King

June 12, 1922 - September 3, 2015

Lillian (Lynn) King died peacefully on Thursday, September 3rd 2015 in Burlingame, CA at the age of 93. Lynn is survived by her children Sherry and Lance, and five grandchildren Shaun, Christopher, Kai, Katrin and Mark. Lynn was born on June 12, 1922 in San Francisco, CA. to Clara and Harry King as one of five sisters. She attended Pepperdine University and studied law and medicine, but...
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Susan Marie Keen

September 2, 2015

Susan passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at Kaiser Hospital South San Francisco with her devoted daughter and son-in-law at her side. She was 69. Loving mother to Sheila Doran, mother-in-law to John Doran, Beloved Grammy to James and Julia Doran. Preceded in death by her beloved husband Rich Keen and father Ivan Sorg. Dear daughter to Marie Sorg, sister to Dave and Debbie Sorg, Claudia...
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Giovanna (Joan) Teresa Gillard

September 1, 2015

Giovanna (Joan) Teresa Gillard January 16, 1942-September 1, 2015 Resident of Burlingame Joan died unexpectedly after heart surgery on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Joan was the cherished daughter of the late Santina Cobar, beloved wife of the late Gregory Gillard, loving mother of Laura Michele (Gillard) Blue, devoted nonnie of Gina Santina Blue and treasured mother in-law of James Blue,...
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Miyoko Mizuno

September 1, 2015

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Coralia Carrigan Kuchins

August 21, 1922 - August 31, 2015

Coralia Carrigan Kuchins died peacefully on August 31, 2015. Born August 21, 1922 in San Francisco, Coralia was the daughter of Andrew and Coralia Carrigan and lived nearly her entire life in San Mateo County with a brief stint in San Francisco and a year in Arlington, VA. She attended Sacred Heart schools from elementary through college where she attended San Francisco College for Women at Lone...
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Aurora Tomadoni

November 17, 1924 - August 28, 2015

Aurora Tomadoni, long time San Mateo resident, passed away Friday August 28 after a short hospital stay. Aurora was born on November 17, 1924 in Buenos Aires, Agentina. She received a Bachelor's degree and taught English there as young woman. While on vacation in Machu Picchu, Aurora met an American couple who encouraged her to emigrate to the United States. In 1958, Aurora joined the...
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Benito T. Young

August 28, 2015

Friends and family are invited to a Vigil on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 7:00pm at Crosby-N. Gray & Co., 2 Park Road, Burlingame, CA and a Funeral Mass on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 11:00am at St. Luke's Church, 1111 Beach Park, Blvd., Foster City, CA.
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Robert Alexander McKerroll

February 12, 1930 - August 25, 2015

Lovingly remembered by his daughter Gregg of San Mateo, son Robert A. ("Sandy") McKerroll, Jr. and daughter-in-law Sandra of Los Angeles. Predeceased by the love of his life, his wife Beverley (Bunny); his parents Alexander John McKerroll and Margaret Elizabeth (Durie), and by his brother Jack and his brother Don. He is survived by his sister Jessie and brother-in-law David Murphy of Owen Sound,...
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Florie M. Cannon

January 9, 1975 - August 20, 2015

Florie Cannon passed away on August 20, 2015 at her home. She was 40. Born January 9, 1975 in San Francisco, she was the beloved daughter of Fran and John Cannon and loving sister of Matthew and John F. Cannon (and his wife, Roula); she is also survived by a nephew, Thano, and by several beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Friends are invited to visit on Monday evening, August 24,...
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Gloria Lo

December 10, 1956 - August 19, 2015

Gloria S. Lo, passed away in Mountain View, CA at the age of 58. She spent her childhood in Hong Kong and moved with her family to San Francisco at the tender age of 13. A graduate of Francisco Junior High School, Galileo High School and San Francisco State University, Gloria enjoyed traveling and left her footprints all over the world. A beautiful person with radiating smile and compassion,...
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Mary Louise Trevithick

August 18, 2015

Mary Louise Trevithick April 9, 1927 - August 18, 2015 Child of God, faithful mother of Dan, Deborah, Kevin and Bruce Trevithick, proud grandmother to Victoria (Steven) Smith, Kelly (Jimmy) Carney, Margaret (Gokhan) Ates, Jacob Trevithick and Caroline Trevithick. Mother-in-Law to Jennifer (Ebling) Trevithick, Karen (Refvem) Chandler and Cheryl Leeth Trevithick. Mary Brennan was the daughter...
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James Michael Millett, Jr.

August 10, 1976 - August 12, 2015

James Michael Millett, Jr. August 10, 1976 - August 12, 2015 James Michael Millett, Jr., known as Michael, 39, of Burlingame, CA, died on August 12, 2015 from a fatal fall while hiking in Yosemite. Michael grew up in San Carlos and lived in the Bay Area all of his life. He graduated from Bellarmine High School and Santa Clara University and spent his career working in Silicon Valley. He is...
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Enes Marie Ciardella

April 13, 1925 - August 12, 2015

Enes Ciardella was born in San Francisco to Swiss immigrants Paulina and Lorenzo DeFanti. After high school Enes trained as an Army nurse cadet at Saint Mary's Hospital in San Francisco where she graduated as a registered nurse in 1946. While caring for Oliva Ciardella at Saint Mary's hospital, she met Oliva's son Elio. They fell in love and shared 64 wonderful years together. Enes was a...
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Albert J. Leyva, Jr.

May 5, 1925 - August 6, 2015

Albert, best known as Al, was the beloved husband of Susan Leyva (deceased) for 68 years, caring brother of Phyllis Leyva Fanning (deceased), loving father of Gary Leyva of Somers, Connecticut and Gayl Fitzgerald of San Mateo, California. He was a caring grandfather to Victoria Leyva Yerton, Kevin Leyva, Jack, Joey, and Timmy Fitzgerald, and great-grandfather to Keira, Colin, and Ian Yerton. Al...
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Barbara L. Leider

August 4, 2015

Barbara L. Leider August 30, 1933 - August 4, 2015 Barbara passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of Charles Leider, and devoted mother of Janice Mallette, Jeffrey Leider, and Julie Galea. She was the caring grandmother of Katelyn (husband Clay) Heisler, Amy Anstrom, Cody Chirolo, Nicholas Chirolo, and Conner Galea and the treasured great grandmother to Andrew...
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William Otis Dillingham II

January 9, 1951 - August 3, 2015

William Otis ("Bill") Dillingham II, was born in Mineola, New York to James B. Dillingham and Margaret Mueller Dillingham, on January 9, 1951. He was the husband of Patricia C. Dillingham, the brother of Margaret W. Genovese, Robert G. Dillingham, John E. Dillingham, and James B. Dillingham, Jr., and the father of James C. Dillingham and William Otis Dillingham III. Bill graduated from Garden...
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Larry John Speckman

July 31, 2015

Larry John Speckman, 1942-2015 Friends and family are invited to a memorial service on Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm at The Colonial Chapel of Crosby-N. Gray & Co. 2 Park Road, Burlingame, CA 94010.
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Fern Katherine Schmitz

June 30, 1921 - July 24, 2015

Fern was born in Chicago, Illinois and was raised by her single and hard working mother, Ann Carew. Fern was given the nickname Hope by her Aunt which she used until she went to High School. Fern and her mom survived Chicago Winters and the Great Depression together. She was forever marked by those years and never wasted a single thing, finding a use for every scrap of paper, every bottle cap,...
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Donald Windsor Malouf, Sr.

January 12, 1937 - July 23, 2015

Surrounded by his family and loved ones, Donald "Bud" Malouf Sr. died on July 23, 2015 in Sacramento, CA. from complications related to his long and courageous fight with Multiple Sclerosis. He was 78. He is survived by his son Logan Thomas Malouf and daughter-in-law Katherine, and their children Madeline, Murphy and McKenna Malouf of Newport Beach, CA: his son Donald W. Malouf Jr, his...
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Douglas William Moir

May 16, 1961 - July 22, 2015

Douglas William Moir passed away on July 22nd at the age of 54. He battled cancer for over eight years. During that time he watched his daughter Laura graduate from the University of Arizona, he continued working as Vice President of Operations for Western Appliance of San Jose, he developed a deep and loving relationship with Janet Granger, and he provided inspiration to all of his friends,...
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Richard Furrer

April 14, 1933 - July 22, 2015

Richard "Dick" Furrer passed away at his home in San Mateo on July 22nd. He was 82 years old. Born April 14,1933, in San Mateo to Lou and Mary Furrer, Dick attended St. Catherine's Grammar School and Junipero Serra High School. He attended College of San Mateo until football season ended. He then enlisted in the Army where he was stationed in Okinawa. He learned to fly on the G-I Bill and...
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Hubert Louis Flesher

April 30, 1933 - July 21, 2015

Hugh was born on April 30, 1933, in Lorain, Ohio, to Armide Elizabeth (de Saulles) and O. Jay Flesher. As a child, he delighted in books, animals, music and movies, loves that would continue his whole life. After World War II, Hugh's family moved west when his father took a job teaching high school in San Bernardino, CA. Hugh graduated from Palm Springs High School in 1950. Hugh attended...
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Purabi Mitra

October 4, 1936 - July 21, 2015

Purabi Mitra (nee Sarkar) October 4, 1936 – July 21, 2015 Adored wife of Sunil Madhab Mitra (deceased); caring and loving mother to her three children Sumita Fleming (spouse Michael), Sumit Mitra, Sandip Mitra (spouse Fiona); devoted grandmother to Alex, Sabrina, Atticus, Finn, Cassia, and Calum; loyal sister of Pradip Sarkar (spouse Hilkka), Swapna Ghosh (spouse Shuloy); devoted aunty...
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Gail Gorski

July 20, 2015

Gail Gorski, 63, passed away on July 20, 2015 due to heart-related complications. Gail was a 747 Captain for United Airlines. She was the first female pilot hired by United in 1978 and her career helped pave the way for women in aviation. She began flying at 16 and pursued her dream of being a pilot at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, where she was later recognized as a Distinguished...
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Phyllis Louise Goodin

May 12, 1929 - July 18, 2015

Phyllis Louise Goodin (FiFi) was born in Gresham Oregon on May 12, 1929, to Louise and Warren Crutcher. She died comfortably at her home in San Mateo on July 18 after a lengthy illness. She was lovingly cared for by Marta Ortiz and Teotepi Leota. FiFi was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Robert J.J.(Bob), and her brother Kenneth Crutcher. She leaves behind her son Regan,...
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Catherine Jean (Richardson) Kelly

April 20, 1929 - July 10, 2015

Our mom, a third generation San Franciscan born April 20, 1929, entered into rest with Christ Jesus on July 10, 2015. Mom joins her husband, Frank P. Kelly, Jr. and her son, John E. Kelly as well as her parents, John and Marion Jeanette Richardson and her brother, John E. Richardson, in eternal rest. Mom is survived by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Karen Kelly (Nicole,...
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Juanita J. Livingstone

June 1, 1924 - July 4, 2015

Passed away at home after a brief illness, surrounded by her family. Born and raised in San Francisco, graduated from George Washington High School, worked at the SF Examiner where she met her husband, Noel, who preceded her in death in 1998 after 50 years of marriage. Survived by her daughters, Cookie Kaplan, Noella Markovich, Denise Sanchez and son, Tom Livingstone, along with grandchildren,...
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Mary Desmond Puccinelli

August 8, 1921 - July 3, 2015

Mary Desmond Puccinelli, ninety-three year old mother, grandmother and great grandmother of Burlingame, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 3, 2015 at home with family by her side. She was born in San Francisco, August 8, 1921 to the late Mary and Dennis Desmond. Mary graduated St Paul's Catholic High School. She traveled to Seattle in 1942 to marry the love of her life, the late John B....
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Stella S. Durr (Estelle)

March 4, 1924 - June 20, 2015

Stella Durr, age 91, passed away in her home June 20, 2015. She enjoyed many visits from loving family members during her last months. Stella was born in Pennsylvania and moved to California in 1942. She and her husband, Harold Durr, had four children, Barbara Morrison, Alan Durr, Ardys Durr, and Barry Durr. All are living. There are seven grandchildren, Sheryl, Cliff, Leah, Lisa, Garrett,...
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Wesley Stephen Malkemus

March 9, 1924 - June 18, 2015

Beloved husband of June Malkemus, devoted father of Stephen and Timothy Malkemus, proud grandfather of Jolene Conklin, Rebekah Dibene, Nathan Malkemus, Blake Malkemus, Jacob Malkemus, Ryan Malkemus, Erik Malkemus, and Kyle Malkemus, and loving great grandfather of Madeleine, Tyler, Jason, and Travis Dibene; Emma, Ian, and Katie Conklin; and Kylie and Luke Malkemus. Wesley passed away peacefully...
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George William Johnson

August 6, 1920 - June 13, 2015

George W. Johnson, a former longtime resident of San Mateo, passed away on June 13, 2015 in Lincoln, CA surrounded by his family. He was born on August 6, 1920 to parents Naomi C. Riffle and George E. Johnson in Portland, OR. He was married for 56 years and was a devoted husband to Frances L. Johnson who predeceased him in 2006. George was a wonderful husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather,...
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Bernadetta Harris Dowd

June 3, 1938 - June 8, 2015

Bernadetta peacefully passed away in her sleep June 8, 2015, at her home. She was the beloved wife of 52 years to Ed Dowd; loving mother of Tom Dowd, Jim Dowd, and Mary Pat Slate. She was a long-time resident of Burlingame and enjoyed a long career as a Registered Nurse at Seton Medical Center. Bernie was born June 3, 1938 in Price, Utah the daughter of John Doyle ("J.D.") Harris and Mary...
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Elizabeth J. "Betty" Brookes

June 22, 1920 - June 8, 2015

Elizabeth J. "Betty" Brookes, beloved wife of the late Rolf H. Brookes, devoted mother of Linda Lanier (Sterling IV), Alan Brookes (Mora) and Brian Brookes, adored grandmother of Leslie Trigg (Mike) and Sterling Lanier V (Jessica), cherished "GG" of Cole, Chase, Dylan and Bailey. Died June 8, 2015 two weeks short of her 95th birthday. Betty and Rolf were 40-year residents of Mariemont, Ohio...
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