In Memoriam: Elias Hanna: 1944-2020

As his names suggest, the young Palestinian poet Elias Hanna was tangled up in God, and so mysteriously mixed in grand portions of love with his pragmatism. The little details. The ingredients in his mother’s falafel recipe.

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In Memoriam: Joan Fairfield, 1939–2019

Candid and truthful, but always hopeful and optimistic, Joan Fairfield, a victim advocate for the District Attorney’s Office, found the magic combination of words to calm the clearly upset, talk with the mother of a murdered child, or comfort a teenage rape victim.

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Iris (Dugas) Rigoli

1931 - 2020

Iris (Dugas) Rigoli died peacefully on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, in Santa Barbara, CA. She was born in Waltham, MA,

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Isabel Hayden Bartolome

Isabel Hayden Bartolome, 97, died peacefully at her home in Santa Barbara on October 17, 2019. Isabel, the daughter of

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Ian B. Rhodes

Ian B Rhodes, Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UCSB, passed away peacefully at Serenity House surrounded by

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Ida Mae Perreault

1926 - 2018

Ida Mae Perreault went to Heaven on August 31, 2018 at the age of 92 years. She was born in

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Italo (Sonny) Castagnola

1928 - 2017

Italo (Sonny) Castagnola, grandpa extraordinaire, commercial fisherman, war veteran, and survivor of inviting Julia Child over for a home cooked

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Ihsan Ali Saib

1925 - 2016

Ihsan Ali Saib, also known as Ihsan-Bey, made his way to paradise on Sunday, May 22, 2016. He was comforted

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Imelda O’Brien

1931 - 2014

Imelda O’Brien 1931-2014 Imelda O’Brien, nee Phelan, passed away on October 8, 2014, at her son Sean’s home in Ireland,

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Irwin Maguire

1917 - 2012

Irwin Maguire, loving companion, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and beloved music teacher, passed away peacefully on May 26, just 25 days

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Indru S. Thawani

1932 - 2011

11/11/1932 – 7/24/2011 A long time resident of Santa Barbara, a city he truly loved. Indru touched many lives and

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