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Victor “Bart” Bartolome: 1919-2011

Bart received two Purple Hearts and a Silver Star, but the decoration he cherished most was the wedding ring placed on his finger by Isabel Hayden on August 1, 1943, at Trinity Episcopal Church in Santa Barbara.

Roy Mankovitz: 1941-2011

Beginning right after graduating from Columbia University in 1963 with a degree in electrical engineering, Mankovitz entered the fast-growing world of rocket science.

David Bury: 1952-2011

His firm completed an exceptional medley of beautiful and important projects culminating in the recently opened Libbey Bowl restoration. Along the way, he served as mayor of Ojai and, for more than 20 years, guided the town with his planning wisdom and keen sensitivities about community and place.

Amy Winehouse: 1983-2011

Winehouse’s 2007 album Back to Black appeared on numerous Santa Barbara year-end top-ten lists and garnered five Grammy Awards. Yet her recorded output is shockingly slim—two short albums, and nothing at all for the past four years.

Hal Kornell: 1919-2011

Hal Kornell died, quietly and without pain, at beautiful, beautiful Sarah House, in the depth of the night, with the rain outside his window. Like everyone on these pages, the reality of his life was richer and more strange than can be packaged into a few words.

Marvin Valentine: 1958-2011

Marvin was a gifted vocalist and instrumentalist, an arranger, proficient on guitar—but where his genius really shone was his extraordinary prowess on piano and keyboard.


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