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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James Breen, 1947-2019


The snarky, witty bartender who ruled the roost at Harry’s and The Sportsman, Jim Breen also represented a myriad of clients including Ensemble Theatre and Old Spanish Days.

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Jo Duffy: 1943-2019


Jo Duffy started flying with the nonprofit Aeromedicos, then flew baby eaglets to sanctuaries; mapped oil spills, tracked migrating whales, and monitored the health of the shoreline from the air with Lighthawk; and was also a search and rescue pilot for the Coast Guard Auxiliary.

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James Young: 1929-2018


James Young, a systems engineer for NASA and SBRC, earned the space agency’s highest honor for turning pretty pictures from space into very accurate, precise data, used for weather forecasting and understanding the earth’s climate.

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John Ridland


Commemoration of John Ridland will take place at 1pm Saturday March 14 at the Unitarian Parish Hall. Corner of Arrellaga

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June Dean Tapken


1950 - 2019

June Tapken (nee Dean) is survived by her husband of 49 years, Robert, daughters Jennifer and Robin and 5 grandchildren.

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Jason Jared Damitz


1970 - 2019

Graveside service will be held on Friday, Nov 22, at 11:00am at the Santa Barbara Cemetery. 901 Channel Drive, Santa

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John Dean Caldwell


1940 - 2019

A Memorial will be held on September 27, 2019 at 3:30p at Katharine Thayer Cate Chapel at Cate School in

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Jeanne O’Hara


1926 - 2019

Former Santa Barbara resident Jeanne O’Hara ,Tuesday, Sept. 17th at 10 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 1650 Ygnacio Valley

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Joe Aguinaga


1955 - 2019

Visitation:Monday, noon to 3pm at Welch-Ryce-Haider Santa Barbara. Rosary; Monday, 4pm, St. Raphael’s Church. Mass; Tuesday, 10am, St Raphael’s Church

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James Dolan Reid


1937 - 2019

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, July 1, 2019 at Old Mission Santa Ynes located

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Jorge Arturo Lopez


1957 - 2019

Visitation; Tuesday, 4pm through Rosary at 7pm at the Welch-Ryce-Haider downtown Chapel. Mass; Wednesday, 10am at Our Lady of Sorrows

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Josephine Pacelli


1922 - 2019

Service will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel on Monday, May 20 at 10:00 am.

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Joan Trautman Crawford


1927 - 2020

Joan Trautman Crawford passed away peacefully at Mission Terrace in Santa Barbara, California on June 10, 2020. She had recently

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Joan Trautman Crawford


1927 - 2020

Joan Trautman Crawford passed away peacefully at Mission Terrace in Santa Barbara, California on June 10, 2020. She had recently

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John Harwood Harding


1937 - 2020

John Harding was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Franklin H. Harding, Jr. and Elsie Ruth Harding (Gens). Both parents were

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Joshua Stewart Odell


1956 - 2020

Joshua Stewart Odell, a publishing executive, rare book collector, and longtime resident of Santa Barbara, died May 19, 2020 of

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Jerry Haines


1927 - 2020

Jerry Haines was born in Oakland California to Ernest and Marjorie Haines. He grew up in Stockton where he enjoyed

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J. Taylor Woodward III


1940 - 2020

J. Taylor Woodward III passed away in Boston on April 23, 2020 from peripheral T-cell lymphoma. His wife, Barbara Hauter,

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John Bruce Gilchrist


1953 - 2019

“He had an indomitable spirit” Bruce died just before Christmas last year. He had been hospitalized after a fall, and

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June Marie Francis


1917 - 2020

June Marie Francis was born in Fort Dodge, Iowa March 5th, 1917 to Blanche and Earl Brown. She passed away

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Jon David Mitlyng


1943 - 2020

Jon David Mitlyng was born in Montevideo, MN on July 25, 1944 to Arnold D. Mitlyng and Agnes T. (Belsaas)

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James C. McTavish


1929 - 2020

If you had the pleasure of knowing James McTavish you would know he was a man who loved the Hibs,

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James R, Sims Jr.


1936 - 2019

James (Jim) Raymond Sims Jr. passed away on December 2nd, 2019, at 83 years of age. Jim was born on

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John Hudson McKnight


1943 - 2020

John Hudson McKnight, age 77, of Santa Barbara, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 10, 2020, as a result of ongoing

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