Jose Antonio Ortiz

1992 - 2013

Two Year Anniversary Your presence we miss, Your memories we treasure, Loving you always, Forgetting you never. Love Mom, Gabe, ...

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Jaya Thomas Jacob

1945 - 2015

Jaya Thomas Jacob, born January 2, 1945, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2015, at his home in Santa Barbara. ...

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Dana Leslie Schorr

1952 - 2015

After a life worthy of an adventure novel, fighting for social justice and exploring the world in search of rare ...

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Robertson C. Scott

1922 - 2015

Bob Scott passed away Aug. 10, 2015 at age 93. Although his body just wore out, his mind stayed as ...

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Gregory Allen Knudson

1960 - 2015

On July 14, 2015 Gregory Allen Knudson was taken in a paragliding accident in the Vosges, France. An avid paraglider, ...

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Patricia Elaine Harris

1966 - 2015

Patricia Elaine Harris, 49, has passed into eternal peace, Friday, August 7, 2015 at the Serenity House in Santa Barbara ...

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Nina Faye Podlesny

1928 - 2015

Nina Faye Podlesny was born to Leonard Albert Watson and Ada Watson, (née Ada Estelle Crumbly) on May 4, 1928 ...

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Steven M. Cobb

Steven M. Cobb, 70, of Santa Barbara passed away on August 21, 2015. Services Pending.

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Anna Freidell

Anna M. Freidell, 85, of Santa Barbara passed away on August 21, 2015. A Memorial Service will be held on ...

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Edward R. Kalman

Edward R. Kalman, 93, of Santa Barbara passed away on August 13, 2015. Private Services.

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Alan Wallace

1938 - 2015

On 8/6/15, after a brief but intensive battle with metastatic melanoma, Alan passed away with many friends and family members ...

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William Sheatsley

1941 - 2015

William (Bill) Sheatsley was born on November 27, 1941 in Columbus, Ohio. His parents were Erica Rachel and Milton Daniel ...

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Doris Mae Quinn

1920 - 2015

Doris Mae (Moses) Quinn, the proclaimed “Mayor of Medio,” died in her sleep on August 12, 2015. She was born ...

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David K. Winter

1930 - 2015

David K. Winter went to be with the Lord he so dearly loved on August 15 at the age of ...

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Kelly J. Saunders

Kelly J. Saunders, 99, of Santa Barbara passed away on August 18, 2015. Private Services.

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The former county supervisor brought political power to the North County when he won and lost the same election in 1992. Read

Erno Daniel, MD, practiced at Sansum Clinic since 1978 and was an early pioneer in dementia and Alzheimer's disease, lecturing across the country and writing extensively on the topics. Read

The Santa Barbara Police Department family remembers Merlyn Kelly as a kind and gutsy public servant. Read

In her 7 years and 9 months, Gwendolyn Strong touched the hearts of many and gave birth to a foundation to fight spinal muscular atrophy. Read

Children, bicycles, horses, history, and trails — all became the focus of Vie Obern's forward-looking civic efforts. Read

Debby Davison anchored newscasts for KEYT for almost two decades and was a frequent host for charitable events after arriving in Santa Barbara in 1990. Read

Dr. George Wittenstein was one of the only survivors of Nazi Germany's White Rose resistance group. Read

The patriarch to a large family of children, friends, and customers, Tony Guevara also turned his hand often to repairs. Read

Audie Love was a noted art teacher nationally, and his encouragement of many students led to professional art careers. Read

Cliff Sponsel's life spanned from a one-room schoolhouse to an engineering career to a love of cars to some major philanthropy. Read

At Community Housing, California Rural Legal Assistance, and S.B.'s Legal Defense Center, Clare Conk worked and volunteered her time for social justice. Read

A student at Hope School and a longtime principal at Monte Vista, John Ehrenborg encouraged teachers' talents and innovations. Read

An innovative teacher, John Harris had an uncanny knack with trigger points and big, soft, warm, intelligent, responsive hands and feet. Read

Alberto Pizano was a multitalented man who founded nonprofits and had a passion for history. He truly excelled in his ability to communicate through the written word. Read

As a veterinarian, Ron had an intelligence, charisma, and passion that were unparalleled. Many of his first clients remain to this day. Read

Tony Johansen was a mentor to dozens, if not hundreds, of musicians in the Santa Barbara area. Read

Pearl Chase encouraged Jeremy Hass to become a social engineer on behalf of historic preservation, and he helped restore the Presidio neighborhood as we know it today. Read

Loving kindness was Sandy Smith's religion, and she put her philosophy into practice every day. Read

Few people knew Louise was looking over the shoulder of everything that is "Santa Barbara," right up to the end. Read

Known the world over for his expertise, Larry Agenbroad researched the pygmy mammoth at the Channel Islands, hundreds of mammoths in South Dakota, and a frozen one in Siberia. Read

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