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Ashes on the Sea

Burial at Sea since 1997

Sea services as unique as the life lived.

Our services are held in San Diego, Los Angeles, Newport Beach, San Pedro, Dana Point, Marina del Rey, and more locations.

West Coast - East Coast, we have you covered, including full body burial at sea.

“I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky; and all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by.” ~John Masefield

Our Obituaries

Deborah Lynn Ugles

November 8, 1954 - March 27, 2016

Our beloved wife and mother, Deborah Lynn Ugles passed on Easter morning, March 27th at 7:45am, finally free of the pain and suffering from the cancers she so courageously fought for many months. She was born on November 8, 1954 and was 61 years of age. She leaves behind her mother Robbie Cooper of Torrance, California, loving husband of 38 years Cris of Bainbridge Island, WA, her daughter...
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Eduardo Jesus Molina

October 14, 1940 - February 4, 2016

In Remembrance of a loving father, survived by his wife, 7 daughters and 2 sons.
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Nicholas "Nick" Habel

February 5, 1923 - November 14, 2015

Nicholas (Nick) Stephen Habel passed away peacefully among family at 1:05 am on November 14, 2015 at the Veterans Home of Chula Vista, CA. He was 92 years old. Nick was born in Northfield, OH, and spent his youth and adult years in Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. Service in the U.S. Navy as a signalman from 1942-1945 allowed him to fulfill a desire to serve his country in war, and...
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Lauretta Mosley Frantsen

November 1, 1925 - August 22, 2015

Lauretta (Mosley) Frantsen, age 89, passed away on August 22, 2015. Preceded in death by son, Brad (Rachel); daughter, Jil; Survived by son, Drew (Nina); daughter, Sue ("Farmer") Marschall; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed life and loved ballroom dancing. Per Lauretta's wishes, a burial at sea took place off the coast of Newport Beach, CA.
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Brian James Morrison

June 21, 1951 - May 6, 2015

Our dear Brian was born in Paisley, Scotland on June 21, 1951. His family migrated to Canada when he was 3 years old where he lived out his youth. It was at a young age where he discovered the love of baseball, which he says many times over, is what helped him to get through the teen years. He received much recognition for the game and his ability to pitch, which later on in life was something he...
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Kevin Edward Daggett

August 20, 1964 - February 4, 2015

Kevin "Dusty" Daggett was born on August 20, 1964 in Washington D.C. to Joan and Rudolph Daggett. He fell asleep in death unexpectedly on February 4, 2015 in Clovis, California. Dusty is survived by his high-school sweetheart and wife, Janet Daggett, their 3 sons: Kevin II, Jalen, and Jamir, his mother, Joan, his brothers Rudy, Thomas, and Lawrence, as well as step-brothers and sisters, aunts,...
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Caryl Jean Aiello

January 3, 2015

Caryl was born in Wild Wood Illinois in 1935 She graduated from Taft High School in June 1952. Caryl served her country as a licensed practicing nurse in the United States Navy (San Diego, CA 1953-1955). She married shortly after, and enjoyed her roles as wife, mother and homemaker. Caryl was an amazing multi-talented woman who had a unique sense of humor. She left the harsh winters of...
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Steve Raymond Pillars

September 5, 1969 - December 7, 2014

Steve is survived by his wife Jenne, daughter Ashleigh, son Erik, mother Barbara, step-father Bill, brother Paul (Loretta, deceased), mother in-law Lynn, father in-law Bernie, brother in-law Paul, sister in-laws Beth and Cheryl (Michael), and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, neighbors, colleagues, classmates, coaches, and teachers who cared for and loved him; whose lives...
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David Walton Chandler

April 29, 1982 - March 4, 2014

David Walton Chandler David Walton Chandler, 31, of New Orleans, LA, passed away on March 4th, 2014. Born on April 29, 1982, in New Orleans, LA, he was the son of Paula Van Nederynen and Richard Walton Chandler. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Clifford Walton Chandler and maternal grandparents. Besides his mother and father he is survived by his stepfather Scott...
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Stephen George Boyce

April 13, 1947 - December 19, 2012

Stephen George Boyce April 13, 1947 - December 19, 2012 Born on April 13, 1947, Stephen was a native San Diegan. He was born at Mercy Hospital in San Diego to Melvin and Esther Boyce. He attended schools in San Diego and graduated from Morse High School in 1965. After high school, he attended San Diego State University for about a year. Steve worked for a period of time at IBM in Los...
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Jerry Lee Heath

September 23, 1953 - August 27, 2012

Jerry Lee Heath was born on September 23, 1953 in Richmond, Indiana to Richard Heath and Alice Ramsey. He was one of eleven children. Growing up, he lived in many States including Virginia, Louisiana, and California. He graduated from Ramona High School in San Diego County. Jerry became a father in 1975 when his son, Justin, was born. His daughter, Breanne, was born four years later, in 1979. ...
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Millie Crowe

February 5, 1927 - July 26, 2012

MILDRED LOIS CROWE (Millie) Millie passed away on July 26, 2012 at the age of 85 in Victorville CA. She was born on Feb. 5, 1927 in City Terrace, Los Angeles County, to William and Goldie Belle (Oliver) Bundy. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert Crowe, who she married in 1945 at Rosemead, CA., daughter Sharon Valencia and brothers Robert and Edgar. She is survived by her...
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Jerry Marlow

August 30, 1924 - June 30, 2012

JEROME (JERRY) MARLOW August 30, 1924 - June 30, 2012 Jerry was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Missouri Military Academy (High School) (His choice) and graduated Valedictorian. He also had an appointment to Westpoint. He then attended the University of Missouri but a short time later was drafted into the Air Force. He went to St. Antonio and Houston, Texas as well as Tampa,...
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Richard Nathan Graboyes

June 9, 1954 - June 17, 2012

Richard (Rich) Nathan Graboyes was 58 when he passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2012 in Lake Elsinore, California in his home, on Father's Day. He died of natural causes believed to be heart failure. His Life Richard Nathan Graboyes was born on June 9, 1954 in Lakewood, California. He is survived by his sons William Victor and Charles Andrew Edward Graboyes of Cypress, CA, his brother Dale...
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Edna Mae Henderson

September 15, 1925 - June 12, 2012

Edna Mae Henderson, age 86 of California, MD, died on June 12, 2012 at the Hospice House of St. Mary's Inc. in Callaway. Edna was born on September 15, 1925 in Los Angeles, CA, to the late Mary Fern (Borges) Bisbee and Simon Bisbee. Edna moved to St. Mary's in 1963 with her U.S. Navy husband and family from Virginia Beach, VA. She was a past member of the National Ceramic Association...
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Virginia Baker

December 31, 1921 - May 25, 2012

Virginia Baker (aka Virginia Sudderth) passed away in her sleep early Friday morning, May 25th, 2012. Born Dora Virginia Ruggles on December 31st, 1921 to John "Jack" Ruggles and Dorthea DeVere of Seattle, WA; she was 90 years old. Virginia was preceded in death by her only sibling, Joan (Ruggles) Sudderth; her youngest daughter, Debra Joan Sudderth Baker; and all three of her husbands: Boyd...
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Aaron Anthony Vineyard

April 1, 1962 - May 22, 2012

My beloved brother, Aaron Anthony Vineyard, passed away on May 22, 2012, at his home in Ridgecrest, California. Aaron was born on April 1, 1962, in El Paso, Texas, where our parents were based during military service. Aaron was raised in both Bakersfield and Ridgecrest, California. He finished high school in Ridgecrest (Burroughs). Aaron held several jobs while living in Ridgecrest, including...
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Lorraine Allen

June 22, 1924 - April 18, 2012

Lorraine Allen born June 22, 1924, passed away April 18, 2012. Devoted wife of William Allen and mother to Mark, Chris and Sean Allen. Mother-in-law to Lily Ramos and Jeanette Allen. Grandmother to Heidi and Hannah Allen.
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Donna Rae Corona

February 7, 1960 - February 21, 2012

CORONA, DONNA RAE (GARVIN) Feb. 7, 1960 to Feb.21, 2012 Beloved daughter, sister, mother, aunt, and fianc, Donna lost her valiant fight of almost five years to overcome two cancers and the side effects of their treatment, to lose her battle to septic shock. She is survived by her son, Cregg, her parents Joyce and Ted Garvin, her brothers Mark and Randy Garvin, her fianc John Soto, her...
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Darlene Elinore Reyman

August 13, 1947 - February 12, 2012

Darlene Elinore (Epperson) Reyman 1947 - 2012 Beloved mother, grandmother and sister, Darlene Elinore (Epperson) Reyman passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at her home in Mira Mesa, from complications associated with MS. She was born August 13, 1947 at the Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton, CA. She attended South Oceanside Elementary School, Jefferson Middle School, and graduated in...
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Joseph A. Freed

April 24, 1925 - February 4, 2012

Joe Freed was a kind and caring man. He was a son, a brother, a father and a grandfather. He loved to work with his hands and preach the Bible. After living in Southern California for many years he moved back to his home town of New Castle, Pennsylvania where he was able to reconnect with family. He passed on February 4th, 2012 at his home. He is survived by a large family. He will be laid to...
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Samuel Thomas Ball

July 12, 1987 - January 24, 2012

An Irish Prayer May the road rise to meet you. May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face. The rains fall soft upon your fields. And until we meet again. May GOD hold you in the palm of HIS hand. AMEN. The video link
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Olof Eric Kallstrom

August 20, 1948 - December 23, 2011

Olof Eric Kallstrom August 20, 1948 - December 23, 2011 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Olof Kallstrom from an aneurysm. Olof was born in Byske, Sweden and grew up in Stockholm, Sweden. He studied photography at the Stockholm Film and Photo School and came to the USA to work as a professional photographer. His photos have been published in Business Week, National...
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Bill Shannon

December 31, 1954 - December 1, 2011

IN LOVING MEMORY: A Service of Death and Resurrection for Bill Shannon: Today shalt thou be with me in paradise. Luke 23:43 We will miss you all our lives. The Lord's Prayer (In Unison) Our Father, who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread and forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not...
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Melanie Jane Spencer

December 29, 1965 - October 31, 2011

Our beloved Melanie Spencer passed from us October 31st, 2011 at 4 A.M. She had been in poor health for some time, and her heart finally gave up. She was at Scripps Hospital in La Jolla, surrounded by her family. She passed peacefully. Melanie will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Life service and gathering will be held Sunday, November 6th, 1 P.M., at Eternal Hills, 1999 South El Camino...
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Joshua James Peterson

July 8, 1978 - October 24, 2011

In Loving Memory Joshua James Peterson July 8, 1978 - October 24, 2011 Antioch resident of 24 years, Joshua James Peterson died tragically Monday Oct 24, 2011 at the age of 33 years. Born in San Jose CA, he lived in Santa Cruz County until moving to Antioch in 1988 with his family. He was a certified forklift operator, warehouseman/dock worker, and dispatcher and construction worker. He is...
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Catherine Joan Bosworth

July 31, 1949 - September 15, 2011

Catherine Joan (McLeod) Bosworth 1949 - 2011 Beloved mother, grandmother, sister and daughter, Catherine Joan (McLeod) Bosworth passed away in September of 2011. She was a loving and caring woman and is missed dearly. Catherine was born on July 31, 1949 in Rivers, Manitoba, Canada. After graduating high school she went on to study Social Work. She married Donald Bosworth on June 5, 1971. As...
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Kathleen Frances Davis

May 4, 1948 - September 1, 2011

Kathy was born a blessing and a gift to Edson and Frances Seipel in San Diego in 1948. She was the youngest of three siblings, with two older brothers, Tim and Jim. Her dream was always to be an educator, and it was fulfilled during her 35 year career as an elementary school teacher in the Santee School District. She was honored as one of Santee's "Teacher of the Year." In 1969, she wed her high...
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Johnny Fox

August 11, 1922 - August 28, 2011

Francis John Fox will be remembered on Wednesday Oct 5th 2011 as we join family and friends for his memorial. Born August 11, 1922 to Vera Bausman Fox and Christopher Fox in Warren, Illinois. During WWII John enlisted in the U.S. Navy and became Chief Machinist's Mate aboard the USS Detroit. In addition to maintaining the ship's engines, he was responsible for engine room maintenance and...
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Lyman Bill Snyder

February 17, 1932 - August 20, 2011

Lyman "Bill" Snyder Snyder, "Bill" as he was known and beloved by his family, died on August 20, 2011. He was Born Feb 17, 1932 in Missouri the third of 8 children. His family instilled in him lifelong qualities of kindness, generosity and hard work. They loved to laugh with and sometimes at the family. His parents ultimately settled into the El Monte area of Los Angeles in the 1940's. ...
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Imre Radisay

October 10, 1936 - July 29, 2011

Imre " Ray" Radisay's life will be remembered on Thursday, August 11, 2011 as his family scatters his ashes off the coast of Morro Bay, California. In attendance will be his beloved wife Heidi, and their children Eva, Lisa, and Kristin. Also in attendance will be Eva's husband, Greg, and their two children Maya and Ethan, as well as Kristin's husband Chris. Please feel free to leave your...
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Charles F. Weiss

September 7, 1924 - July 19, 2011

Charles F. Weiss passed away peacefully July 19 at his home with family and dear friends close by. He was born in New York City in 1924 and spent much of his childhood in Panama. He graduated from Stanford, served as a pilot in WW2, and spent most of his adult life in California, where he was a successful businessman. He and his beloved wife, Viv, traveled the world and were always ready for a...
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Kent Stuart Aiken

August 1, 1956 - June 23, 2011

Kent passed peacefully from this life the morning of June 23rd after a sudden decline in health. He was surrounded and supported by his loving family and friends during the last days of his life. Kent was born in Milwaukee, WI but has been a Californian since the early 1960s when his mother Jan and his father Jim moved to southern California to escape the harsh winters of the mid-west. Kent...
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Joan Claire Fearon

March 1, 1932 - June 16, 2011

Joan Fearon "Bimmie" was a California native born in 1932. She bore two twin girls and two sons D'Ann, Donna, Danny and Bruce. Bimmie dedicated her life's work for helping others.She worked many years with the invalid and elderly and also had a career with San Diego Unified Schools working and assisting with the physically disabled.
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Marjorie Weber Knaus

December 13, 1918 - June 14, 2011

Marjorie Weber Knaus, 92 and her twin sister were born on December 13, 1918 in Eldon, Iowa. She passed peacefully into the hands of God, June 14, 2011. She lived her 9+ lives tenaciously and to the fullest, wearing many different hats over the years. Believe it or not, at one point she and her husband of 50 years, James L Knaus, had a chicken ranch in the basement of their midtown apartment...
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Audrey Connelly

September 13, 1923 - June 13, 2011

Dan Connelly Sr., & Audrey Connelly were dedicated to each other and to their family for 52 years. Audrey lived for 13 years after Dan passed in 1998. They were lovebirds always and along with their dog, Misty, will be together in love forever.
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Kimberly Michelle Bennett-Ault

June 20, 1974 - June 7, 2011

Kimberly Michelle Bennett-Ault (sister, daughter, wife, mother and friend) was born June 20, 1974 and passed on June 7, 2011. She was 36 years old. Kim is survived by her: sister Daisy Tracy Bennett-Roe, cousins; Deana Whelan, Tiffany Stockwell, Natalie Bienstock, husband Frank Grove Ault "Sam", son Jace Dieran Bergman (adopted by the Bergman family) and kitties; Zandir, Keeley, and Flower-the...
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Beverly Ohm

August 17, 1932 - May 19, 2011

Beverly passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2011. Her daughter, Lauren and her husband, Bob were at her side. Beverly is survived by her husband of 56 years, Bob, her daughter, Lauren, her son, Christopher, and four grandchildren: Jasmine, Kalen, Nolan, and Olivia. She is also survived by two brothers, Charles and Russell Wheeler, and a sister, Carol Hale. Beverly worked as a Medical Insurance...
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Sandra Walker Stowers

February 14, 1941 - May 16, 2011

Sandra W. Stowers (as she so formally addressed herself) was a beautiful woman with a wonderful spirit, and lots of "Spirit" she had! Anyone who knew her, knew that "she said what she meant and meant what she said" no questions asked, End Of Story......Always leaving a lasting impression on everyone she met. Sandra was a free spirit of sorts, she did as she pleased. Born and raised in Atlanta...
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Beverly Hinkle

June 28, 1945 - May 10, 2011

Madras resident Beverly Hinkle died May 10, 2011, at the age of 65. She was born June 28, 1945 in Pomona, Calif., to Ralph Reid and Barbara Buttner. She was the cofounder of M & I Surplus, an Army surplus store in Pomona, Calif., and later worked at the L.A. County Fair Storybook Farm. She moved to Madras in the early 1990s and worked at The Stag Restaurant. In 1994, she and John Hinkle were...
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Ofelia Eulanda Enriquez

August 7, 1954 - May 8, 2011

We would like to honor my wonderful mami who passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on Sunday May 08, 2011. My mom was a wonderful woman, strong through her battle and the most loving mother her daughters and son could ask for. Above all else my mom believed in our lord and savior and that his love will help us overcome any battle. Her last breath was taken at the end of listening to...
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Darrel Wayne Gilman

November 16, 1937 - May 6, 2011

Darrel was born in Klamath Falls, Oregon on November 16, 1937 to Donald and Hazel Gilman. He joined two brothers, Luman and Donald. He was later joined by a sister, Sandra. He attended public schools in Baker, Oregon and Pocatello, Idaho. He attended Idaho State College for a couple of years. He joined the Navy and served proudly for 20 years after which he retired. While in the Navy he worked in...
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Betty Lou Crosthwaite

July 28, 1932 - April 2, 2011

Betty Lou was an amazing woman. She was such a loving Wife,Grandmother and Great Grandmother. She cared for her family in many ways and was the most giving woman in the world. She lived for her family and always made sure she would say "I love you" everytime we ended our conversations She was my best friend more than just our Mom. She was a spirit that will flow through us with her legacy of...
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Rosemarie Mittensteiner

October 24, 1941 - February 22, 2011

Rosemarie Mittensteiner (1941-2011) Rosemarie Mittensteiner passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, after a life long battle with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Her daughter, Duane, and son-in-law Peter, were by her side. Rosemarie was born in Augsburg, Germany, on October 24, 1941. She moved to Los Angeles in the 1960s and resided in southern California for most of her adult life. She worked as...
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Alfredo C. Valverde

November 8, 1941 - February 21, 2011

Alfredo C. Valverde Reyes passed away on February 21, 2011, surrounded by the love of his family. He was born on November 8, 1941 in Cbaco, Nicaragua, to his parents Leopoldo and Olga Maria Valverde. Alfredo brought his family to the US in 1982 to escape the civil war in Nicaragua. Alfredo had a strong commitment to his family and could always be counted on to be a helping hand. He was a...
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Ken Covey

January 2, 1944 - January 29, 2011

Ken passed away on January 29, 2011. He was born on January 2, 1944 in Muskogee, OK to parents Leroy and Eleanor Covey. Ken served 6 years in the Army and achieved the rank of Captain. He was stationed in Italy where his son was born. They moved to the San Diego area and Ken found his home in Poway where he retired as a Postal Carrier after 20 years. Ken had a strong commitment to family...
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Jim Stickler

September 22, 1946 - January 11, 2011

Jim Stickler. Russell James (Jim) Stickler was born in 1946 and died on 1/11/11 after battling cancer. Jim served in the Air Force from 1966 to 1970 with a year in Vietnam but lived the majority of his life in Orange County. Enjoying swimming from a young age, Jim began scuba diving in 1959, became an instructor in 1964, and taught diving both in high schools and privately. Many of you would...
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June Carmen Ellis

September 2, 1926 - January 2, 2011

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June Carmen Ellis

September 2, 1926 - January 2, 2011

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Giac Tran

October 8, 1949 - December 26, 2010

Giac Tran was born on October 8, 1949 to his parents Trung T Tran and Hien Thi Nguyen in Vietnam. He passed away on December 26, 2010 at 61 years of age. His family will be holding a private memorial service in his honor on Sunday, January 23, 2011 off the coast of Newport Beach, California. Please feel free to express your thoughts and share photos and memories on this Tribute website.
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Amrita Jolly

June 24, 1930 - December 21, 2010

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Miranda Edwards

August 28, 1960 - December 20, 2010

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Anderson Louis Mac Donald

April 5, 1958 - December 19, 2010

Anderson Louis Mac Donald was born April 5, 1958 and lived lived most of his life in the Los Angeles County area. He was a Navy man, serving his country in the United States, Japan & Alaska. Anderson is loved and will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. We are granting his wish to be scattered at sea, with his family and friends celebrating his life together.
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Robert M. Thai

October 30, 1940 - November 24, 2010

A service honoring the memory of Robert Thai was held Saturday, January 15, 2011 aboard Fantasea Yacht in San Diego CA. The service was attended by his family and friends.
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Horn Huch

October 16, 1915 - October 16, 2010

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Elyse Marie Alicea

December 16, 1965 - October 13, 2010

Elyse Marie Alicea was born in December 16th, 1965 and passed away on October 13th, 2010. A memorial service at sea was held in her honor on November 5th, 2010 aboard the Hornblower Newport off the coast of San Diego, California. Feel free to leave your memories of Elyse and messages to her family here.
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Malti Gupta

July 3, 1948 - October 10, 2010

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Kumud Ramesh Patel

October 15, 1953 - October 8, 2010

Kumud Ramesh Patel was born on October 15, 1953. She passed away in Murrieta, Riverside County, California, on October 8, 2010, just before her 57th birthday. Miller Jones Mortuary of Sun City, CA assisted the family with arrangements. A memorial service & scattering of ashes will be held on October 24th, 2010 off the coast of San Diego, California at 12:15 p.m.
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Ronald Lee Sale

August 17, 1943 - October 5, 2010

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John Robert Choplin

May 2, 1939 - October 2, 2010

CHOPLIN, John Robert "Bob", age 71 of Monterey California, passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2010 at Hospice of Dayton. Bob served his country in the US Air Force from which he retired in 1986. He earned his PhD at the University of Texas at Austin and became a Professor at the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, California where he retired in 2003. Bob was a devoted family man who loved...
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Deborah Ann Bothwell

December 24, 1955 - October 1, 2010

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John Jones

January 22, 1938 - October 1, 2010

Biography of John Jones John Jones was born on January 22, 1938 in Schenectady, New York to the parents of Patrick and Catherine Jones. After he graduated from High School he enlisted into the US Army. He traveled to various places like, Philippines, Hawaii, and Washington DC where he met through mutual friends his wife Margaret Sanborn. They were married and soon began their family Jeff, Margie...
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Leslie Gail Jensen-Morrison

April 28, 1959 - September 24, 2010

Wife of Tracy Stockwell, Morgan Hill, California, passed away on September 24, 2010. Leslie was born in Salem, Oregon on April 28, 1959. She is survived by her husband Tracy, parents, Reginald L. and Dorothy H. Jensen, two adult daughters, Angela Rodriguez and her husband, Pete, Stacey Morrison and Leslie's sisters, Wendy Sabin, Cynthia Campbell and her husband Dan, nephews and nieces and many...
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Bryan Dean Jackson

January 5, 1961 - September 20, 2010

The sky is cloudy today with sadness. Sadness for your loss of time here on earth. Be not distraught, my Son. The Heavens have opened and the Sea calls to you, beckoning.... Come stay with me, I will keep you safe and give you freedom beyond your wildest dreams... Freedom from pain, sorrow, and sadness. You will swim amoungst the fishes and the wildlife of the Sea. Your own Heaven on...
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Wanda Bodnar

February 5, 1921 - September 17, 2010

Wanda Bodnar was born February 5, 1921 and passed away on September 17, 2010. A memorial service was held on the east coast. A private burial at sea service will be held by her family off the coast of Redondo Beach on Sunday, November 21, 2010 at 1:30 p.m.
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John E. Breeze

June 22, 1929 - September 15, 2010

John E. Breeze, 81, Sarasota, formerly of Hollywood, FL, died peacefully on Sept. 15, 2010 in Brandon, FL. Born in Paterson, New Jersey to Margaret (Decker) and Edward Breeze, he attended Eastside High School. A proud veteran of the U.S. Navy, he sailed on the U.S.S. Randolph and U.S.S. Midway in the "rough years," as he always said, "1946, 47, 48." After training as an apprentice and...
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Asim Kumar Biswas

January 4, 1933 - September 14, 2010

Asim Kumar Biswas was born January 4, 1933 in his native country of India to Krikanta and Lila Biswas. He served as an Officer in the Indian Army. He passed away surrounded by family on September 14, 2010. The family will be honoring him by holding a scattering of ashes at sea off the coast of Maryland in the Atlantic Ocean, on May 22, 2011.
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Rena Lucille Vetuski

September 10, 1945 - September 10, 2010

Rena Lucille Vetuski passed away Sept. 10, 2010, in Chula Vista, Calif. She was born Sept. 10, 1945, in Lewiston, Idaho, and was the first of four children. Rena is survived by her two sons, James Robbins and Jerrold Robbins, Jr.; daughter-in-law, Therese Robbins; brothers, Mitchell Vetuski and Michael Vetuski; beloved sister, Helaine Belcher; and three grandchildren. The service and...
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Tamiko Kaminaga

June 11, 1950 - September 8, 2010

Tamiko Kaminaga died Wednesday, September 8th, 2010 in California. She was born on June 11th, 1950 in Japan from a family of government officials and educators. She is the middle child of three children, an older sister and a younger brother. Tamiko was a specialist in Japanese cuisines, osozai, a professional in Japanese flower arranging, ikebana, and also in Japanese tea ceremonies. She read...
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Magdalena Beatrice Hernandez

February 2, 1954 - September 7, 2010

Magdalena Hernandez was born on February 2, 1954, and went home to be with the Lord on September 7, 2010. She was a devoted mother of three, to daughter Ramona and sons James and Philip, and a loving sister to her brother Frank. She was a devoted Christian who served the Lord with all her heart and touched the lives of all who knew her. Her charitable works included working in the Los Angeles...
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Ray Nicasio

August 31, 1933 - September 4, 2010

Ramon "Ray" Nicasio was born on August 31, 1933 and passed away on September 4, 2010. A memorial service at sea will be held off the coast of San Diego on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 8:30 a.m.
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Valerie Howe Martin

March 23, 1951 - August 28, 2010

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Stephanie Jean Rennert

September 7, 1955 - August 26, 2010

Stephanie J. Rennert, age 54, of Mauston, Wisconsin, died Thursday, August 26, 2010. Stephanie was born September 7, 1955 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin the daughter of Ralph and June (Tenant) Rennert. The Conway-Picha Funeral Home and Crematory of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin, assisted the family with arrangements.
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Jennifer Marie Bowling

March 25, 1964 - August 15, 2010

Jennifer Marie Bowling died unexpectedly on August 15, 2010 at UCSD Hillcrest Hospital after a short illness. Jennifer was born in Lafayette, Indiana on March 25, 1964, the daughter of Kenneth and Judith Plis of Alpine, CA. After living in numerous sections of the country because of her father's military service and attending as many as three grade schools in one year, Jennifer eventually...
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Veronica Whitmire Taylor

February 26, 1967 - August 12, 2010

Veronica was the most amazing woman I have ever met. She had an incredible presence that just radiated pure love. She taught me about love and understanding as was the most caring person I've ever known. She funny and very unpredictable. Her passions included cooking, food, music, dancing and art- among many other things. She loved babies and doggies- but more than anything she loved being a...
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James Thomas Hartford

August 15, 1928 - August 10, 2010

James Thomas Hartford, M.D. August 15, 1928-August 10, 2010 Dr. James Hartford died at home August 10th. He was 81 years old--just 5 days short of celebrating his 82nd birthday with his family. James was born August 15, 1928, in Denver, CO, to Ruth Farrell Hartford and Daniel Hartford, Sr. He was orphaned as a child, thus his grade school through high school years were lived in orphanages,...
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William Dewalt

October 4, 1957 - August 9, 2010

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Ken Deimling

July 17, 1968 - July 8, 2010

Ken was an amazing husband, father and friend. Loved life. He is missed dearly by all.
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Didar Singh Chadha

November 16, 1928 - June 18, 2010

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Louis Peter Desansa

May 1, 1944 - June 12, 2010

Louis Peter DeSansa was born on May 1, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York. He was the only child of his parents Harry & Anna DeSansa. He married the bubbly joy of his life, Terry on April 25, 1968. They moved to California four years later where they have made San Diego their permanent home. Louie developed an appreciation for Bible truths from his Uncle Danny at the early age of 8 years old and was...
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John T. Freeman

February 9, 1940 - June 10, 2010

John Twelves Freeman 2/9/1940 ~ 6/10/2010 John T. Freeman, beloved husband of Lucy Wachter Freeman, passed away in Coronado on June 10th of advanced metastatic melanoma. John was born in Seattle, Washington to Dorothy and Miller Freeman, Jr., and was the eldest of their four sons. He received a BS degree in Business Economics from Claremont McKenna College, and an MBA degree in Finance from...
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Anne Elise Schneemann

June 4, 1979 - May 30, 2010

Anne Elise Schneemann was born on June 4th, 1979 at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Walnut Creek. Her parents, John and Laurie Schneemann loved their little bundle of joy so much that they decided to have another one and a year and a half later, to Anne's chagrin, her sister Karen was born. Anne spent those early years playing in the park, boldly climbing up the biggest slides in the park with...
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John Paul Reyman

September 30, 1944 - May 26, 2010

MIRA MESA - - John passed suddenly, but peacefully at sleep in him home from a heart attack, on Wednesday, May 26, 2010. John was born on September 30, 1944, in Watsonville, CA and moved to San Diego a few years later, with his Mother Caroline Bouronill and Nana Annie Bouronill. Shortly after his move to San Diego John's mother married Ross Reyman and this began the life of John Paul Reyman...
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Raymond Nolan

January 21, 1948 - May 22, 2010

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Nancy Louise Sheber

August 28, 1931 - May 17, 2010

Nancy Louise Sheber was born August 28, 1931 and passed away May 17, 2010. Please provide other historical data, such as an obituary, and photos, and we will get this updated!
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Bryan D. Hetrick

September 19, 1961 - May 7, 2010

Bryan was the most generous, caring, and unselfish person one could ever be priviledged to know. In all his life his main goal was to take care of those around him. Nate, Emma, Cole and myself consider our lives to be so enriched becasue of his enduring and never-ending love. - Lori Hetrick
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Richard Donald Cockrum

July 27, 1913 - May 7, 2010

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Barbara Jane Considine

November 16, 1924 - May 6, 2010

Barbara Jane (Bobby) Considine, a resident of Pasadena, passed away May 6, 2010, only six days after being diagnosed with cancer. She was 85. Bobby, a 4th generation Californian, was born on November 16, 1924, in Santa Monica, California. She attended Miss Gilbert's Boarding School for Girls in Alhambra and graduated from University High in Los Angeles at 16. She attended UCLA, majoring in...
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Christina L. Daniel

October 5, 1948 - May 4, 2010

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Joan Bernice Clifford

August 30, 1942 - April 16, 2010

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Jeanette Eileen Sena

October 22, 1934 - April 9, 2010

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Marvilyn Luana Fontanil Pacal

February 3, 1964 - April 5, 2010

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Gregory Rocha Romero

June 14, 1936 - March 29, 2010

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George Boyd Fairchild

September 30, 1915 - March 24, 2010

George Boyd Fairchild was born in Wapakoneta, Ohio, on September 30, 1915, to James LeRoy Fairchild and Lucinda Hermina Luella Headapohl Fairchild. At the time he had an older sister, Ann. Seven years later to the day, their younger brother, James Stuart, was born. The family primarily lived in California (Oakland and then San Diego), with a short earlier period further north. The majority...
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Yvonne Jean Vieu

May 18, 1927 - March 23, 2010

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Jean E. Skripek

August 24, 1941 - March 23, 2010

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David and Mary Sinclair

December 9, 2009 - March 3, 2010

David William Sinclair August 20, 1915 - December 9, 2009 Dave died peacefully in his sleep, at home with family, on December 9, 2009. Dave had a full life by any standard. He had a deep appreciation for the life he got to experience. Calling his memoirs "The Great Life I've Had!" expressed it very well. Dave loved his wife, family, the sea and nature, and enjoyed lifelong friendships. He...
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Randall Ralph Vidal

January 19, 1959 - February 26, 2010

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Rell Vaughn Jones

September 13, 1930 - February 20, 2010

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