Jim Sutherland: 1935-2019


A former mayor of Appleton, Wisconsin, Jim Sutherland moved with his family to the Santa Barbara area in 1983 to work in Westmont College’s admissions department, drawn to the “eternal dimension” of the school’s spiritual mission.

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Elaine Arnett: 1940 – 2019


During 33 years as a social worker for Santa Barbara County, Elaine Arnett defended the rights of abandoned and abused children. Simultaneously, Elaine sought relief and found joy in the make-believe world of theater arts.

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Pope Freeman 1935-2019


Theater director Pope Freeman got the most out of people with a gentle nudge or an insightful suggestion. He was an artist and a craftsman, a therapist and a train conductor.

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Paul Gustave Doré, 1964-2018


Paul Doré, who usually dressed in some cool band tee, dedicated more than 15 years of his life to the Santa Barbara Bowl and its transformative capital campaign, despite the demons in his personal life.

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Monica Rae Young


2045 - 2020

Church of God of Prophecy on Morning Dr. Bakersfield, CA. 2/29/2020 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, please donate to

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Harold W. Lunt


1935 - 2020

Memorial Service; Saturday, February 29, 2pm at Mulligan’s Cafe. Donations to Los Padres Boy Scout Council Rancho Allegre Building Fund.

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Nancy L. Lee


1930 - 2020

MEMORIAL SERVICE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 11AM AT WELCH-RYCE-HAIDER GOLETA. INTERMENT TO FOLLOW AT SANTA BARBARA CEMETERY.

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Karena Ryals


1954 - 2019

A Celebration of Karena’s life will be held at the Unitarian Society, Santa Barbara Street at Arrellaga St, Saturday, February

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Stanely Gregory Mesa


1948 - 2020

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, January 19th at the Eagles Lounge located on 923 Bath Street

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Sharon D Currier


1929 - 2019

Sharon Currier passed away peacefully on December 1, 2019. Per her wishes, no services are planned.

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Barbara Nadine Boddie


1958 - 2019

Beloved mother, wife, and friend w/a smile to light the room. Service on Sat., 1/18, at 2PM at Pescadero Lofts

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Ann Lonergan Smith


1928 - 2011

Ann Lonergan Smith passed away from complications of a stroke in Isle Vista on September 24th 2011. A longtime resident

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Sharon Kay Combs


1948 - 2019

Prayer service; Monday, December 23, 10:30am at Welch-Ryce-Haider Goleta Chapel. Interment to follow at Goleta Cemetery.

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Mary Lou Brace


1935 - 2020

MARY LOU BRACE died peacefully on January 30, 2020 at the age of 84.  She was born in Jacksonville, Illinois on

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Jessie Estelle Breytspraak


1931 - 2020

Jessie Estelle Breytspraak was born on November 5, 1931 in Teaneck, New Jersey to Edward R. and Estelle nee Fastbender,

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Elizabeth Mackenzie


1981 - 2020

Elizabeth Louise MacKenzie was born on July 29th, 1981, to Louise and Bruce MacKenzie of Santa Barbara.  Elizabeth came into

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Ada Pinga Hass


1944 - 2020

Born Ada Saavedra Pinga on October 3rd , 1944 in the Margosatbuig, Zamboanga Del Sur, Philippines. She was one of

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Joseph John Andrach


1943 - 2020

Joseph John Andrach died unexpectedly at home on January 14, 2020 in Santa Barbara, CA at the age of 76.

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Mark Kemsley Mowatt


1948 - 2020

After a challenging battle with brain cancer, Mark died peacefully with family at his side on January 18, 2020. Mark

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Sally Jane Hammel


1953 - 2020

With deep sadness, we announce the passing of Sally Jane Hammel, beloved sister, aunt, niece, cousin, and dear friend of

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Tom Butera


1940 - 2020

Born June 6, 1940 in Santa Barbara, passed away on January 8, 2020. Tom was born to Joseph and Helen

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Jess Joe Martinez Jr.


1931 - 2020

Jess Joe Martinez Jr. was born on November 3, 1931 to Jesus and Margaret Martinez in Santa Barbara, California where

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Stephen Tilford


1930 - 2020

Stephen Douglas Tilford passed away January 28 2020, from complication from a dental procedure done locally. Steve was born on

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