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George Edward McLintock

1929 - 2017

It was a different era, when all men felt it their patriotic duty to serve in the US armed forces, ...

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Kevin W. Speier

DATE OF BIRTH:?April 26, 1983 DATE OF DEATH: February 15, 2017 AGE: 33 RESIDENCE: Goleta, CA DATE, TIME AND PLACE ...

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Joseph B. Schomer

Date of Death: February 9, 2017 Age: 71 Residence: Santa Barbara, CA Services: No service planned.

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Aurelia H. Herrera

DATE OF BIRTH: June 16,1925 DATE OF DEATH: February 15, 2017 AGE: 91 RESIDENCE: Santa Barbara, CA DATE, TIME AND ...

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Shirley Anne Doris (McLellan) Carter

2017

Shirley Anne Doris (McLellan) Carter died on Thursday, February 9, surrounded by her family in her home. Born in Philadelphia, ...

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Isidro Torres

DATE OF BIRTH: 05-15-1961 DATE OF DEATH: 02-07-2017 AGE: 55 RESIDENCE: Santa Barbara, CA SERVICE INFORMATION: Memorial Service; Thursday, 2pm ...

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Ellen Reid

2017

Ellen Reid passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer on February 13th, 2017. She maintained strong and loving relationships ...

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Fern Mae Halperin

DATE OF BIRTH: 04-18-1928 DATE OF DEATH: 02-09-2017 AGE: 88 RESIDENCE: Santa Barbara, CA SERVICE INFORMATION: Celebration of Life: Saturday, ...

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Barbara Louise Swain

2016

Louise quietly passed away November 17, 2016, at the age of 87. Born in Longview, WA, she was the second ...

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Steven John Andrach

1966 - 2017

51 years, Has gone home to be United With the Lord, February 4th 2017. His Mother, Josie Valdez, Survives him, ...

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Tom Tsunoda

1919 - 2017

Tom Tsunoda was born and raised in Santa Barbara, growing up on the eastside near Franklin school. At that time ...

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Michael Alan Vigil

1966 - 2017

Michael Alan Vigil was born in Santa Barbara to Phyllis Valdez Vigil and Edward R Vigil on Jan 19, 1966. ...

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Cora Jean Hardoin

Date of Death: February 8, 2017 Age: 87 Residence: Santa Barbara, CA Services: Viewing will be Saturday February 11 from ...

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Charlotte Garrett

1965 - 2017

Charlotte Garrett Age 51, went to be with the Lord on Monday January 20, 2017. Charlotte was born on December ...

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Robert L. Miller

1933 - 2017

Rev. Robert L. Miller, 83, passed away in his mountain home in Livermore, CO January 28, 2017. In 1974-1977 he ...

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An art lover, rug crafter, and great friend, Fran Puccinelli was described as "the youngest person in the room.” Read

Legendary jazz writer Nat Hentoff was also a noted writer about First Amendment rights. Read

Corey Dubin was passionate about social justice and had a true ability to hold political and emotional space for those who had no advocate in this life. Read

Born with a physical disability, Michael Jochim lived a life full of sports, archaeology, beach visits, humor, and freedom. Read

Mike Moses was a longtime ladder truck captain for Santa Barbara City Fire and lifeguard for Los Angeles County. Read

A strong backer of liberal causes, politicians, and publications, Stanley Sheinbaum blew the whistle on the CIA's covert torture program in Vietnam and later came to Santa Barbara to join the Hutchins Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions. Read

With a love of the natural world that he shared with all, renowned botanist Bob Haller preferred to see his Trees of Santa Barbara on the front seat of cars with smudge prints, dog-eared pages, and leaves stuck in it. Read

Danielle Chackel, the liaison for free legal clinics at Bankruptcy Court, was a wonderful listener who cared deeply for all living things. Read

An ob-gyn and a city councilmember for many years in the community, Dr. Dan Secord left behind a multitude of friends, many of who sang him a last farewell. Read

Tom Hayden was famous as a politician and 1960s radical, but the former altar boy was also an electrifying speaker. Read

An attorney and philosopher, Ed Laing worked for social justice during the dark days of the McCarthy era and up until he died. Read

Andrew Darke's coaching for Little League teams was only a part of his life, but his friendship and demeanor on the field profoundly affected the players and the parents. Read

Joan Magruder died reluctantly after a lifetime as a blonde hurricane, championing others while overcoming personal fears, and lovingly spoiling her grandchildren. Read

In the end, it was Ripkyn's goodness that made you swoon. Read

The writer of several novels and a fierce defender of the works of his father, John, Thomas Steinbeck left with the Perseid meteor shower this year. Read

Feisty and dogged, Sue Higman had learned at Pearl Chase's knee that the good fight was a tireless one, skills she used to save the Wilcox property. Read

After working with his mother at her Haley Street restaurant, Manuel Barajas opened his own Rose Café on the Mesa in 1980. Read

“When a Jew cries, 20 centuries cry with him or her," he told the author. Read

Dennis Spangler made hand-colored fabrics for an exclusive clientele, designed jewelry, and converted found objects into marvelous art pieces. Read

Cedric James Robinson was born in Oakland, California, on November 11, 1940. Read

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