Jim Clendenen: 1953-2021


In 1989, with the help of the Miller family, Jim, Adam Tolmach, and I built a winery at the Bien Nacido Vineyard in the Santa Maria Valley. Jim and I have continued to make our wines in the same winery ever since.

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Darryl Perlin: 1947-2021


Darryl Perlin was known to be an attorney who was ethical, prepared, thorough, and successful, but his career with the District Attorney’s Office was nevertheless overshadowed by his love for the King of Rock and Roll.

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Judy Sutcliffe: 1941-2021


Shortly after Judy’s Santa Barbara visit in winter 1978, she sold everything she had in Iowa and returned in her old red VW Beetle. She set out to make new friends, among them Ozzie Da Ros, who suggested Judy as a custom tilemaker to a client. Judy had found a new career.

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Judith Brown


On a visit to Esalen with her husband, George, Judith Brown so impressed Dr. Fritz Perls that he invited her to study Gestalt therapy with him. The kind of person to develop life-long friendships after meeting someone on a plane or in a grocery store, Judith brought her patients to self-awareness and self-love.

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Barbara Tellefson: 1936-2020


Barbara Tellefson was the founder and matriarch of the Unity Shoppe, which embodies a community of support for residents facing an unforeseen crisis with dignity, autonomy, and independent decision-making intact.

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Kellam de Forest: 1926-2021


Kellam de Forest’s career took him to Hollywood as a researcher whose company became the industry standard, and he retired to his native Santa Barbara where he became an incisive presence at many a planning meeting.

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Manuel Perez Torres


1924 - 2021

Rosary: Tuesday, 7pm at Welch-Ryce-Haider Santa Barbara Chapel. Mass; Wednesday, 10am at Our Lady of Sorrows Church. Interment at Calvary

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Tanchis Alcerro


1924 - 2021

Private inurnment will be held at the Mausoleum at Mission Santa Barbara. A celebration of life will be held later

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Ken Lee Koster


1964 - 2021

Visitation; Sunday, May 23, 2021, 11am to 5pm with Memorial Service; Monday, May 24, 2021, 11am at the Welch-Ryce-Haider Goleta

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Raymond De La Cerda


1953 - 2021

Visitation: Wednesday, March 10th, 5pm – Rosary:7pm at Welch-Ryce-Haider/Mass: Thursday, March 11th, 10:30am Our Lady Guadalupe. Interment at Calvary

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Raymond De La Cerda


1953 - 2021

Visitation:Wednesday, 3/10, 5pm – Rosary at 7pm at the Welch-Ryce-Haider on Sola. Mass:Thursday, 03/11, 10am at St.Raphael’s Church. Calvary Cemetery

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Antonio Bisol, Jr


1927 - 2021

A celebration of life will prayerfully be in the fall when gathering together is safer.

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Robert Theodore Ward


1931 - 2021

Robert T. Ward was a beloved husband and father. He loved travel, music, reading and rowing on the ocean. He

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John Douglas Dalton


1964 - 2020

John Douglas Dalton, 56 ,owner of JD Electric for 28 years, died 11/14/2020. His Family and friends will remember John’s

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LaRayne “Penny” Fauskee


Viewing 10am – 12pm, Thursday January 14, Welch-Ryce-Haider, 15 E. Sola St, Santa Barbara CA. Private internment following at Santa

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Terry Walker


1943 - 2020

Saturday, January 30th 2:00 pm Pacific Time. Trinity Episcopal Church will host an virtual Zoom gathering: Storytelling & Prayers. Visit

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Russell B. Waldrop


1945 - 2021

A Renaissance man has passed. Russ Waldrop was truly an eclectic, multi-dimensional character who touched many lives. He was curious.

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William Charles Kaska


William Charles Kaska, beloved husband, father, and grandfather died May 31 from complications of Alzheimer’s Disease. Bill was born in

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Richard L Smalley


1958 - 2021

On April 15, 2021, Richard L. Smalley (Rick) earned his wings and was welcomed into Heaven by his Lord and

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Emma Carmelita Lopez


1918 - 2021

Emma Carmelita Lopez went to the loving arms of her husband Robert Lopez on Wednesday June 9, 2021, at the

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Jenna Elizabeth Hall


In Memory of Jenna Elizabeth Hall August 1991-May 2020 Jenna left this world a year ago. Deeply missed by her

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Stan Tomchin


1945 – 2021 Stan grew-up spending summers at the Malibu Beach Club on Long Island, where he watched adults play

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James Robert Begg


1963 - 2021

James Robert Begg passed away at his home on May 25, 2021 from complications of kidney failure. A native of

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William (Bill) Mazzia


William (Bill) Mazzia, age 81, passed away on June 9 at his home in Salinas after a lengthy illness.  Bill

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Tamara Iwerks


1966 - 2021

TAMARA IWERKS, age 54, died Friday May 14, 2021 in a hiking accident on the Rogue River Trail, Oregon. Tamara

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Helen A. Potter


1922 - 2021

Helen passed away peacefully on Monday May 31, 2021 at the age of 98 in Santa Barbara, California with her

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Barbara Clare Gregoire


1932 - 2021

Barbara Clare (Kuenzie) Gregoire passed peacefully May 26, 2021 in Santa Barbara California. Barbara was born March 1, 1932 in

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Motome Kay Van Horn


1936 - 2021

Dearly loved wife, mother and grandmother, Kay passed away May 12, 2021, at the age of 84. Kay was born

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