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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Mary Ann Garibay


1955 - 2019

It is with great sorrow to announce that Mary Ann Garibay passed away peacefully on December 5th, 2019 at Sarah

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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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Avonell Ann Jackson


1929 - 2019

Memorial service will be held at the First Congregational Church, 2101 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 on Saturday, December

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Ron Allen Knowles


1967 - 2019

A celebration of life for Ron Allen Knowles will be held Nov. 23, 2019 @ Goleta Beach area A. This

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Louise Saffold


1932 - 2019

Louise loved her life, it was full of gratitude + joy! Celebrated 11/2/19 w/ her peeps. vnhcsb.org

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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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Wilhelmina Maria Garcia


1926 - 2019

Rosary; Thursday, Nov. 14, 7pm at Welch-Ryce-Haider Santa Barbara. Mass; Friday, Nov. 15, 10am at Our Lady of Sorrows Church.

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H. Gordon Sheffield, III


1991 - 2019

Service for H. Gordon Sheffield, III is Monday 11/11/19 at McDermott-Crockett Mortuary Chapel, 12:00 P.M. 2020 Chapala St.

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Luis Garfias Perez


1921 - 2019

A viewing & Rosary will be held at the Old Mission Santa Ynez on Tue Nov 12 6:00pm until 9:00pm.

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Anthony A. Crisp


1936 - 2019

Rosary: Thursday, October 10th. 7pm at Mt. Carmel Church. In lieu of Flowers, Donations can be made to Santa Barbara

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Elmer Lee Prinslow


1933 - 2019

Private services. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cancer Foundation of Santa Barbara, 601 W. Junipero

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Jon Gathercole


1948 - 2019

REMEMBERING JON GATHERCOLE July 11, 1948 to March 1, 2019 His legacy: He made us smile, He made us laugh,

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Michael Bean


Gary Michael Bean came to Isla Vista in the late 1970s and began his life-long dedication to community, sustainability, learning,

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Gary Forssell


Gary Forssell, beloved son, husband, father, grandpa, and brother went home to be with his Lord and Savior, surrounded by

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Rudolph Ray Mendoza


1930 - 2019

On Thursday, December 19, Rudy passed away peacefully with his family by his side. Rudy was born in Santa Barbara

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Paula Duncan McDonald


1936 - 2020

Paula Jane Duncan was born in the tiny town of Wink, Texas. Her parents divorced when she was young and

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Charles Foley


1938 - 2020

Charles “Chick” Foley died peacefully in his sleep at home on January 31, 2020 having been with his family most

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Frank Delaun Kelsey Cox


Frank Delaun Kelsey Cox, loving husband to Pamela Slagle-Cox and father of two, passed away peacefully at home on Jan

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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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