Robert Henning, 1938-2019


The curator of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art for two decades, Robert Henning is remembered for his expertise, discerning eye, and sincere commitment to establishing an institution of international reputation.

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Ed Easton: 1936-2019


Working to preserve the natural world on first the East, then the West Coast, Ed Easton spent nearly his entire life in some form of service to the public interest.

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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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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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Harriett Phillips: 1923-2019


Harriett Phillips was a big-D and little-d democrat from the days she helped her mother feed striking workers at Chevrolet in 1936 to walking precincts during Barack Obama’s first presidential run. Along the way, she fought to save Haskell’s Beach from development.

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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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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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