Our Obituaries

Ida Emma Nelson

May 23, 1921 - January 27, 2018

Ida Emma Nelson was born on May 23, 1921 in Capaldo, Kansas, and had been a Ventura County resident for 35 years, coming from Boulder City, Nevada. Ida was 20 and working at the A&P bakery in Elizabeth, New Jersey where she met her husband Frank Nelson who was Captain of the Fire Department. Ida and Frank eventually moved to Boulder City, NV where they both worked at the Atomic Energy Commission...
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Elizabeth Craig Wisda

December 18, 1921 - January 24, 2018


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Richard Andrew Bonds

April 2, 1936 - January 20, 2018

Richard Andrew Bonds was born on April 2, 1936 in Coalinga, CA to Andrew Alfred Bonds and Daisy DeLair Bonds. He passed away peacefully in Santa Paula on January 20, 2018, at the age of 81, in the presence of loved ones. Richard is survived by his wife of 57 years, Marie (Hoscheit) Bonds, children Ivan Bonds, Cindy (Bonds) Tinsley (William), Beau Bonds (Melinda), Todd Bonds (Jill), nine...
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Maceline Polk

November 26, 1935 - January 20, 2018


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Paul Castillo Tovias

August 13, 1923 - January 18, 2018


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Barbara Eddie Newport

April 15, 1944 - January 16, 2018


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Wayne Mckee

May 9, 1937 - January 15, 2018


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Beatrice Ramirez Sandoval

May 19, 1925 - January 15, 2018


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Ernest Alamillo

September 16, 1936 - January 11, 2018

On January 11, 2018, Ernest (Chato) Alamillo passed away surrounded by loved ones. Chato was born on September 16, 1936 in Limonera Ranch. After several moves in California he built his home in Santa Paula, CA, where he lived with his late wife of 38 years, Eva Gaxiola Alamillo. Chato is survived by his six children; Frances, Denise (Mario), Ernie, Tony (Josie), Ronnie (Julie) and Rosaleo (Nancy)...
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Teresa Blanca Cisneros

April 27, 1969 - January 9, 2018

Teresa Blanca Cisneros, born on April 27, 1969; passed away suddenly on January 9, 2018 at the age of 48. Teresa lived a short life. She left too soon but in the short time she was here she spent it with her big and beautiful family. She loved each one of us. Teresa was preceded in death by her father, Justino Patino and her Son-in-law Geraldo. She leaves behind her husband, Isidoro; Her mother...
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Maria Elisa Ruiz

May 19, 1922 - January 1, 2018

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Lorenzo De La Trinidad

August 10, 1943 - December 19, 2017

In Memory of Lorenzo De La Trinidad(August, 1943 - December, 2017)It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Lorenzo De La Trinidad, who died on December 19, 2017 due to a long illness. Lorenzo was born in August, 1943 in Tepetongo, Zacatecas, Mexico to Francisco and Refugia De La Trinidad.Lorenzo was employed for 40 years at Limoneira where he held various positions. After his...
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Lucy Foster

March 5, 1929 - November 26, 2017

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Ann Elizabeth Tinsley

August 11, 1940 - November 9, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ann E. Tinsley age, 77 after a 3 year battle with cancer. Ann was on hospice care and passed away surrounded by her family and her beloved dog, Henry.Ann was born to Thomas and Audrey Lancaster in Los Angeles, CA on Aug 11, 1940. Her father worked for Texaco. During WWll, the family moved to Taft, CA, then, to Fillmore, CA, where Ann went...
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Maria R. Garcia De Bernabe

January 17, 1940 - November 1, 2017

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John Patrick Cantrall

February 1, 1942 - October 30, 2017

On October 30th, 2017, our loving husband, father and papa, John Cantrall, passed away. John was born on February 1st, 1942 in Wisconsin and grew up in the Los Angeles area. John took the oath to serve our great county as a United States Marine. He was deployed during the Vietnam War and earned the Navy Unit Commendation Medal while aboard the USS Constellation during the Gulf of Tonkin...
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Robert G. Daries

February 18, 1921 - October 13, 2017

After a brief illness, Bob Daries peacefully stepped from this life to the adventure of the next one surrounded by his loving family. Bob was born to J. Raymond and Hattie Daries in Santa Paula, CA. In his youth he learned to hunt and survive in the nearby mountains. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Commercial Art from Woodbury University with a minor in business. He worked in...
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William Henry Armbruster

May 11, 1921 - September 1, 2017

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Mary Kelley Antunez

April 30, 1932 - August 17, 2017

Mary Kelley Antunez (Fildes), 85 of Santa Paula, California passed away peacefully August 17th, 2017 after a long battle with kidney disease. Mary was born on April 30, 1932 in Sedan, Kansas to Howard and Ina Fildes. Mary was a long-time resident of Santa Paula, California and attended Santa Paula Union High School class of 1950. Mary married Sherman Kelley in 1949, they were married 22 years...
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Roberto Mireles

December 22, 1934 - July 23, 2017

Roberto G. Mireles, age 82, passed away at his home in Santa Paula, surrounded by his family on Sunday, July 23, 2017. He was born on December 22, 1934 in Chihuahua, Mexico to Manuel and Magdalena Mireles. Roberto came to California when he was 15 years old. On July 5, 1953, he married the love of his life Elvira Alamillo. Together they had four children. He worked for Limoneira Company for...
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Staff Sergeant Robert H. Cox

May 11, 1989 - July 10, 2017

Thousand Oaks, CA - Former Thousand Oaks resident Staff Sergeant Robert H. Cox, 28, was one of the heroes who was tragically killed in the crash of a KC-130 transport plane in rural Mississippi on July 10, 2017. Robert was born to Millard Cox and Paula Murrillo on May 11th, 1989, in Ventura, CA. Even at a young age, Robert had a passionate interest in working with his hands and problem solving,...
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Romulus Adams Long

June 24, 1931 - June 21, 2017

Romulus Adams Long Jr. died June 21, 2017, 3 days beforehis 86 birthday, at home from cancer.Ron was born June 24, 1931, in Forest City, North Carolina, to Romulus Adams Long, Sr. and Lucy Irene Walker Long.This is where he grew up and attended school.Five days after his 17th birthday, he joined the US Navy.He was stationed in San Diego and served 4 years as a flightmechanic on a PBM sea plane...
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Maria Cañedo Peinado

December 18, 1930 - June 8, 2017

Maria Canedo PeinadoMaria was born on December 18, 1930, in Sinaloa, Mexico and passed away on June 8, 2017, in Santa Paula, CA, surrounded by her family. Our mother Maria, married Ventura O. Peinado, in Chihuahua, Mexico and were together until his passing in 1995. In 1959, Ventura moved Maria to the United States. In 1996 she was very proud to become a U.S. Citizen. Maria was preceded by...
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Juanita Kay Crowley

December 7, 1939 - June 4, 2017

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Juliann Marie Ceja

June 2, 2017 - June 2, 2017

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Salvador Rodriguez

May 27, 1933 - May 25, 2017

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Barbara Jane Cullison

January 13, 1928 - May 20, 2017

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Francisca Montiel

January 19, 1939 - April 21, 2017

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Margaret Selby Brice

April 22, 1928 - March 23, 2017

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Barbara J. Palmer

November 27, 1933 - March 8, 2017

Barbara Palmer passed away peacefully Wednesday March 8, 2017 in her home in Santa Paula surrounded by her 5 sons and daughter in law. She was born in Santa Rosa California Nov. 27, 1933 and has been a native Californian all her life. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend to many. She loved watching Nascar races, football, and baseball. She was an avid Chargers Fan and a...
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Raymond Lloyd McCalister

February 12, 1946 - February 23, 2017

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Betty June Seabaugh-DeBolt

September 5, 1934 - February 21, 2017

Betty Seabaugh-DeBolt September 5, 1934 to February 21, 2017 Betty June (Autry) Seabaugh-DeBolt, 82, died at home peacefully in her sleep on February 21 following a long illness. Born in Santa Paula, CA, she is predeceased by her parents, William O. and Nellie (Farmer) Autry, her late husband Bobby Ray Seabaugh, late husband Bert DeBolt, and five brothers. Betty was a wife, mother, and homemaker...
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Marlene Mae Hardy

February 24, 1931 - February 18, 2017

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Alice Sanchez

November 19, 1921 - February 14, 2017

Alice Sanchez [a.k.a. Licha], 95 and a life time resident of Santa Paula passed away suddenly on February 14, 2017, with her family by her side. Licha was born in Santa Paula on November 19, 1921, she was the third child of nine born to Luz and Maclovia Flores. She worked for thirty-three years before retiring in 1978. Over the past 39 years Licha has enjoyed spending time with her family,...
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James Irvin Felkins

February 26, 1928 - February 13, 2017

James "Jim" Felkins age 88, of Santa Paula passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on February 13, 2017.Jim was born February 26th, 1928 in Dutch Creek, Kentucky to Jim and Ella Ray Felkins. The oldest of 4 children'Jim's passion in life was Sports. He did not take no for an answer that passion led him onto the Cleveland Indians farm team, and a Semi Pro football team. Jim played...
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Carl Jess Higuera

August 4, 1959 - January 25, 2017

Carl Jess Higuera, 57, of Santa Paula California passed away Wednesday January 25, 2017 after a brief illness at his Santa Paula residence.Carl was born August 4, 1959 in Torrance, California. He was a resident of Ventura County for 25 years and held an occupation as a plumber for 40 years. Carl was very blessed. He raised his first grandchild, Selena Rose Garcia from infancy (15 months). Carl...
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Guadalupe Robles

July 25, 1927 - January 19, 2017

My beloved mother join my father in heaven who proceeded her in death on 21-May-2016. she also joins her two eldest sons Efren and Armando.she leaves behind 8 sons and daughters, Juaquina (Juan), Juan (Maria), Angela (Francisco), Maricela (Jose), Roque (Consuelo), Martha (Salvador)Catarino (Elizabeth), Miguel. and daughters in laws Felipa, Belen. and many Gran children, Rosa Maria, Maricela,...
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Bettye Jo Nichols

May 23, 1927 - December 12, 2016

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Maximino Manuel Osuna Guerrero

January 3, 1964 - December 7, 2016

Maximino Manuel Osuna Guerrero Sr., age 52, proud resident of Santa Paula, California, joined God and his mighty angels early morning on Wednesday December 7th, 2016. Max conceded to a hard fought challenge against end stage renal disease, but on his terms with family and closest allies nearby at Santa Paula Hospital. Max and wife Gloria enjoyed a long fruitful partnership and a marriage that...
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Arnie Jay Richman

January 13, 1948 - December 4, 2016

Arnie (Arnold Jay) Richman our dad, son, brother, grandfather passed away suddenly on Sunday December 4, 2016 at Ventura County Medical Center. He joins his father Harry Richman, mother Sylvia Richman, and brother Sander Richman. Arnie will be remembered by his son, Matthew Richman (Rommie Richman); his daughter and her husband, Abra Richman Clark and James Clark; his son Manuel Escamilla; his...
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Albert Velasquez

January 24, 1940 - December 2, 2016

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Natividad N. Garcia

December 25, 1924 - November 25, 2016

Natividad N. Garcia lost the battle to cancer and returned to the Lord on November 25, 2016. He was born on December 25, 1924 in Santa Paula, CA and was a lifelong resident of Ventura County.He served in the U.S. Army as a medic and owned a barber shop in Ventura for 32 years before becoming a custodian for the County of Ventura. He was an avid golfer. He is survived by his wife Lucy of 64 years...
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Johnny R. Galvan

January 2, 1936 - November 15, 2016

The last surviving son of Juan and Guadalupe Galvan completed his earthly journey on November 15, 2016 at the age of 80. Johnny Galvan was born January 2, 1936 in Santa Paula, California. He grew up with his 11 brothers and sisters where summers were spent in the central valley harvesting walnuts and almonds. Following in the footsteps of his father, Johnny began his life-long career at...
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Ruth T. Hale

April 15, 1920 - November 11, 2016

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Molly S. King

September 30, 1925 - November 11, 2016

Molly S. King, beloved wife and mother, generous friend and neighbor, staunch supporter and proud citizen of Santa Paula, and faithful member of the Bahá'í Faith, was freed from the bonds of this world on November 11, 2016. She lived 91 "lucky and wonderful years," as she often said herself.Molly Virginia Skinner was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, on September 30, 1925. She was the first...
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Patricia Shields Catamas

April 11, 1926 - October 21, 2016

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George Paul Spendlove

February 15, 1938 - September 28, 2016

George Paul SpendloveAfter valiantly living life despite the debilitating effects of Parkinson's Disease and associated complications for more than 20 years, Dr. George Paul Spendlove passed away peacefully, with his wife by his side, in the comfort of his home in Santa Paula, California on September 28, 2016. Paul was 78 years old.Paul was born on February 15, 1938 in Hurricane, Utah to George...
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Lucy Dominguez

January 24, 1916 - September 27, 2016

Lucy Villegas Dominguez, 100, of Santa Paula, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 27, 2016.Lucy was born in Santa Paula to Genaro and Valeria Villegas on January 24, 1916. She worked on the assembly line for Heubling Packing House for many years and also became the company nurse. She love to shop, work on her crocheting and embroidery as well as cooking for her family. She was a member...
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Pedro Muniz

August 18, 1931 - September 25, 2016

Pedro Muniz, 85 of Apple Valley, California passed away Sunday September 25, 2016 at his home surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Maria, daughter Nina (Don) Zermeno, sons Pete, Rey and Jessie (Doris) Muniz, brothers Santos (Ester) Guerrero, Samuel, Jose (Lidia) Sustiata, John Sustiata, sisters Estela, Elva, Pilar Coronado and many loving grandchildren, great...
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Arthur C.A. LeValley

December 20, 1917 - September 24, 2016

Arthur C.A. LeValley passed peacefully in Ventura, California on September 24, 2016. He lived for 53 years in the Oaks in Santa Paula. Art was born December 20, 1917 in Brush, Colorado. His family had lived mainly around Woodruff, Kansas. When the Great Depression hit in 1929, he dropped out of school and worked in the beet fields. He did a wide variety of odd jobs on ranches and farms in...
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Margaret Moreno CORRALL

August 13, 1929 - September 15, 2016

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Loren Lester Tull

November 11, 1952 - August 24, 2016

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Jorge Tapia Duran

September 5, 1926 - August 17, 2016

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Fermin Madrid Perez

July 7, 1941 - August 12, 2016

Fermin M. Perez, of Santa Paula, California, passed away on August 12, 2016, suddenly and unexpectedly.Fermin was born on July 7, 1941, the 2nd to the youngest of 14 children to Jesus Montoya Perez and Julia Madrid Perez in the City of Santa Paula, California.Fermin graduated from Santa Paula High and at the young age of 17 began his life long career as a distributor of Mexican Food Products with...
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Celestina Nunez Duran

May 19, 1927 - August 11, 2016

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Robert E. Mumford

April 28, 1937 - August 1, 2016

Robert Hoppy Mumford of Santa Paula, California passed away peacefully on Monday, August 1, 2016 at Mound Guest Home in Ventura. Born in New Jersey, on April 28, 1937 to William and Vada Mumford. Hoppy than moved to Philipsburg, PA. It was in Philipsburg where he met his future wife Betsey and developed a passion for sports. While in High School he excelled in all sports but it was football and...
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William Logan Orcutt

February 7, 1937 - July 31, 2016

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Steven Anthony Malette

October 16, 1969 - July 23, 2016

Steven Anthony Malette passed away in the arms of his loving family on July 23rd, 2016 after a lengthy and courageous battle with brain cancer. He never lost his sardonic sense of humor or zest for life despite his physical challenges and cherished time with loved ones and friends throughout his last days.Steven was born on October 16, 1969 in Ventura, Ca. His parents Harry and Joan Malette and...
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Felipe Carrasco Robledo

May 1, 1936 - July 16, 2016

FELIPE CARRASCO ROBLEDO SR.After a short illlness, Felipe passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on July 16, 2016 at his home in Santa Paula at the young age of 80.He leaves behind his loving wife, Margarita Robledo, sons Esiguio, Felipe Jr, Robert, (wife Lupe) Enrique, ( wife Theresa) Mario, ( wife Venessa) 19 Grandkids, 12 Great Grandkids, and many nieces and nephews. ...
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Cleo Kathrine Friddle

October 5, 1933 - July 10, 2016

Cleo Friddle, 82, of Santa Paula, peacefully passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at her home of 53 years surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Oklahoma on October 5, 1933 and at a young age moved to Petaluma, CA for a short while and then on to Ventura where she graduated high school. The greatest years of her life were in Santa Paula, her final resting place. She was well known and...
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Violet Merlene Givan

August 14, 1941 - July 2, 2016

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Pier Angela Barla Fiumerodo

August 11, 1935 - June 30, 2016

Pier Angela Fiumerodo (née Barla) was born in Turin, Italy on August 11, 1935. Surrounded by her loving family, she peacefully entered into eternal rest and her just heavenly reward on June 30, 2016.Throughout her life, Pier Angela's nurturing and loving spirit touched all whom she encountered. As a young women, she left her native Italy for a life of adventure and travels, eventually...
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Mary Lucille Vaughn

January 8, 1923 - June 24, 2016

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Marolee B. Buettner

March 19, 1924 - June 12, 2016

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Eddie Balderama

May 28, 1960 - June 10, 2016

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Mark Anthony Tobias

September 11, 1977 - May 27, 2016

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, and dad, Mark Anthony Tobias at the young age of 38. Mark entered into eternal peace on Friday, May 27, 2016.Mark was born on September 11, 1977, son of Rosemary Noriega and Jose Concepcion Tobias. Mark attended Santa Paula High School and graduated in 1996. His kids meant the world to him. He enjoyed coaching his kids...
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Dolly Ann Provencio

November 15, 1961 - May 27, 2016

Dolly Ann Morua Provencio On Friday, May 27th, 2016, surrounded by loved ones, Dolly's long, courageous battle with cancer came to an end as she entered into the arms of her Heavenly Father, where she was reunited with her earthly father whom she cherished.Dolly was born in Santa Paula, CA on November 15, 1961 to Arthur & Inez Morua. She was the fifth of their six children. Starting at a...
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Deanna Kay Floyd

August 15, 1962 - May 24, 2016

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Shirley Mae Chapek

September 28, 1919 - May 24, 2016

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Marjorie R. Carrillo

June 1, 1945 - May 23, 2016

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Desiderio Robles

September 19, 1923 - May 21, 2016

Fecha de nacimiento19 de septiembre del 1923Zacatecas, MexicoFecha de fallecimiento 21 de mayo del 2016Fillmore, CaliforniaVisitaciónSkillin-Carroll Mortuary738 East Santa Paula StreetSanta Paula, CaliforniaJueves, 26 de mayo del 2016 de 5:00pm a 9:00pmRosario 7:00pmMisa FuneralIglesia, St. Francis of Assisi1048 Ventura StreetFillmore, CaliforniaViernes, 27 de mayo del 2016 a las 10...
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Anthony Richard Figueroa

July 4, 1996 - May 9, 2016

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Justin Angel Paz

January 5, 2007 - May 2, 2016

Justin Angel Paz, age 9, resident of Bakersfield passed away on Monday May 2, 2016 of unfortunate circumstances. Justin was born on January 5, 2007 in Santa Paula, California and was a resident of Ventura County for 9 years. Justin loved "Sonic the Hedgehog", video games, drawing pictures, going to school and his friends. He was preceded in death by his grandmother Melinda Salazar; great...
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Carolyn Forlines

May 14, 1936 - April 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Skillin-Carroll Mortuary, Santa Paula, CACarolyn Forlines 79, went to be with Lord Jesus at home on Saturday 28. 2016at home surrounded by family. She passed following post-operative complication of surgery.She was born May 14, 1936 in Oklahoma to Wallis and Nellie Stokes, moved to California at 17.She is survived by her daughter Valerie and her husband David...
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Richard Alden Conant

April 30, 1941 - April 22, 2016

Richard "Dick" Alden ConantSanta Paula, CARichard Conant passed away on Friday April 22, 2016. Born in Boston, MA in 1941, he attended Milton Academy and graduated from Cohasset High in 1958. He went on to study engineering and graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1962. Richard had a long and productive career which included 21 years at California Eastern...
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Deborah Ruth Brandon

May 11, 1954 - March 31, 2016

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William Alfred Cundiff

February 15, 1922 - March 13, 2016

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Velma Loree Cox

May 26, 1942 - March 11, 2016

Santa Paula - Velma Loree Cox, a long-time resident of Santa Paula, passed away at rest and in peace on Friday the 11th of March in her home surrounded by family and friends. She was born in Tulare, CA, on May 26th, 1942, the daughter of hard working parents who had traveled to the West from Texas in the aftermath of the Dust Bowl.Velma loved socializing with friends and family and enjoyed...
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Dortha Ladell Barrick

September 2, 1923 - March 10, 2016

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Roy Lee Alsup

June 28, 1941 - March 10, 2016

Roy Lee Alsup Jr was born in Temple, Texas, on June 28 1941 to Roy Lee Alsup and Martha Louise (Barker) and his sister Betty "Brantley" Alsup was born 3 years later. Roy moved from Texas in 1947 to Santa Paula, where he lived out on Limonera Ranch camp #800. There he grew up and made many lifelong friends. When he was 17 he enlisted into the United States Navy. While in the Navy he met a...
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Darlene Virginia Foster

January 28, 1929 - March 5, 2016

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Jessie Elizabeth Giffin

August 17, 1931 - February 24, 2016

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David Noriega Nava

July 10, 1935 - February 23, 2016

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Gordon J. Welsh

April 21, 1925 - February 14, 2016


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Janice Ann Heflin

November 9, 1937 - February 13, 2016

Janice (Jan) Heflin, after a long struggle with cancer, passed away on February 13, 2016. She was born in Minneapolis MN on November 9, 1937. Daughter of Cyril and Alice Page. She moved with her family to California at age 17. She graduated from Arcadia High School.She married Don Heflin in 1962. They have shared a full and happy marriage, raising two sons. Jan proved her strength on resolve in...
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Antonia Cabral Marcelo

July 19, 1931 - February 12, 2016

Our beloved Mother Antonia Cabral Marcelo 84, went to join her many loved ones in heaven on February 12, 2016. She was born on July 19, 1931 in Santa Paula.She is preceded by Juan and Petra Cabral her parents. John David Cabral, Helen Cabral Rubio, Manuel Cabral (siblings). Raymond A. Ortega, Luis "Louie" R. Serrano, Steven D. Marcelo, Barbara S. Luna (children) and Jose Zepeda (Grandchild).She...
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Ling Ock Hom

October 5, 1923 - February 8, 2016

Santa Paula Times ObituaryLing O. "Harry O" Hom, 92, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, February 8, 2016 at home. He was a resident of Ventura County for 66 years.He was born October 5, 1923 in Canton, China to his parents Ying and Yuet Hom. He worked as a teacher in China for 6 years before he immigrated to the United States to live the American Dream. He was the proud co-owner of...
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Henry Manuel Guevara

January 18, 1931 - February 8, 2016

Henry M. GuevaraOur beloved Husband, Dad, Grandpa and Father Dear, Henry M. Guevara, 85, passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 8, 2016, surrounded by his family. Henry was born in Visalia, CA on January 18, 1931. At a very young age, he moved with his family to Santa Paula. Santa Paula was the place Henry called home for 80 years. He was a graduate of Santa Paula Union High School,...
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Jose Guadalupe Loza

February 15, 1926 - February 2, 2016


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Howard Leon Helms

August 27, 1923 - January 17, 2016


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Raymond Renteria

September 8, 1948 - January 8, 2016


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Harold Walker Legan

June 25, 1926 - January 4, 2016


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Carlos M. Prado

November 3, 1944 - January 3, 2016

Carlos Martinez Prado, with his beloved wife by his side, passed away peacefully on January 3, 2016. A lifetime Santa Paula resident, Carlos was born to Juan and Domi Prado on November 3, 1944, in Santa Paula, California. He was the fourth youngest of his family of two brothers and one sister. Carlos attended elementary and middle school in Santa Paula, and graduated from Santa Paula High School...
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Bobby William Hill

January 19, 1943 - December 28, 2015

Bobby William Hill, age 72, of Santa Paula passed from this life on Monday, December 28, 2015, at home. He was born January 19, 1943, in Bakersfield, CA, to William (Bill) and Thelma Hill. He was the oldest of five children. He graduated from Fillmore High School in 1961. He attended nights at Ventura College right after High School. He worked for Bermite in Saugus, CA, transferred to...
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Mary Catherine Sorensen

August 13, 2015 - December 25, 2015


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Scott Stewart Stodder

February 26, 1958 - December 21, 2015


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Juan Manuel Espinoza

August 8, 1939 - December 15, 2015


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Juan Manuel Espinoza

August 8, 1939 - December 15, 2015

Juan Manuel Espinoza (1939 - 2015)Juan was born to Jose and Juanita Espinoza of Jerez, Zacatecas Mexico.Juan came to the United States at the age of 16 In search of a better life for his family. He was employed with many of the surrounding farm labor companies packing celery, oranges, lemons and strawberries before receiving his certificate in 1968 for Automobile Mechanics. He then became a...
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William Frescas Pettit

September 28, 1931 - November 27, 2015


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Carlos Quintana Castro

November 1, 1929 - November 18, 2015

Carlos Q. Castro, 86, passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 18, 2015, with his family by his side.Carlos was born in Santa Paula, CA on November 1, 1929. He was a lifelong Santa Paula resident.At the very tender age of 13, he began working to help support his parents and younger siblings. He started with ranching work, helping his father wherever he could. From there, he eventually...
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