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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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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John Murray Ridland


1933 - 2020

John Murray Ridland, local poet and translator, born July 4, 1933, in London, England, died on January 29, 2020. Tribute

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Lauren Luther Campbell


1981 - 2020

Lauren died last week during a sunny afternoon surfing session at Rincon, his favorite place on the planet. Although completely

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Michael Edward Grossberg


1944 - 2019

Michael Grossberg, 75, was a native of Brooklyn and retired respiratory therapist from Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California, where

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Gary McDonald Bradley


1953 - 2020

Gary McDonald Bradley (66) passed away peacefully on January 19, 2020, with his family by his side. Born on May

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CLEVENGER, Michael A.


1928 - 2020

Mike (91) passed away peacefully, January 10th , 2020 in Santa Barbara, CA, after a long and adventurous life. Born

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Hal Boucher


1926 - 2020

Hal (Harold Joseph) Boucher was 93 years old, greatly loved by his family, and an important figure in the Santa

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Katie O’Reilly Rogers


1953 - 2020

Katie O’Reilly Rogers passed away peacefully in Newbury Park, CA on January 10 after an almost 9 year-long battle with

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Edwin F. De La Torre


1935 - 2020

Edwin F. de la Torre, 84, passed away January 20, 2020 after battling various health issues over the past 4

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George Labotts-Misbeek


1929 - 2019

George Labotts-Misbeek, a true Santa Barbara native who was born at his Chino Street home on the 21st day of

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Jacqueline Van Spanckeren


1925 - 2020

Jacqueline Van Spanckeren died peacefully January 8, 2020 at 94 years of age, surrounded by her three children. A beautiful,

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Amanda Mardon


1943 - 2020

Amanda Mardon passed away peacefully on January 11th , 2020, surrounded by her immediate family after a 5½ year courageous

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