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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John Buttny: 1938-2020


John Buttny cut his political teeth on Vietnam protests in Boulder, Colorado, and after he settled down in Isla Vista, he rarely said “no” when asked to work on issues ranging from environmental protection to homelessness, from the Gaviota Coast to the bucolic Santa Ynez Valley.

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Alfred Daniel Eliason: 1934-2020


Family and friends describe Dan Eliason as a “gentleman’s gentleman.” At the nearby assisted living facility where he lived for two years, his pleasant demeanor, ready smile, and jokes made him one of the staff’s favorite residents.

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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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Richard L (Rick) Smalley


Survived by his father Richard Smalley, mother Shirley Edwards, beloved sister & brother-in-law Judy & Brian Darbyshire & nieces Lindsay

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Garrett Michael Van Wyk


1935 - 2021

Garrett Michael Van Wyk, 85, passed away of natural causes on April 24th, 2021, at his home in Santa Barbara,

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Barbara Dominguez Holguin


1929 - 2021

Barbara Dominguez Holguin, 92 of Santa Barbara, passed away on April 15, 2021 in Santa Barbara. Born on February 3,

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Robert Manuel Carrillo


1936 - 2020

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Manuel Carrillo announces his passing on December 12, 2020. He

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Joanne Martin


1955 - 2021

Joanne Martin, our beloved friend, partner, daughter, sister, Mom, Grandma, aunt, teacher, and colleague was taken to a better place

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Rita Perez Rojas


1926 - 2021

Rita Perez Rojas passed away peacefully on the morning of April 13th with her husband Roberto Rojas by her side

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Ronald Radbill Koegler


1927 - 2021

Born in Atlantic City, Ronald grew up in his mother’s hotel near the famous Boardwalk and worked as a lifeguard

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Chong A. Song


1950 - 2021

The Lord Jehovah’s angels peacefully lifted Chong A. Song to heaven on March 21, 2020. She was known as Song,

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Brett Gourley


1938 - 2021

Brett Gourley was born at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California on September 17,1938 to Jean Ballantyne Gourley and Phillip

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Shelby L. Adams


Shelby L. Adams passed away April 19, 2021 at home peacefully in his sleep with his wife Irene by his

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