“I love my life.” Those are words said by Ed Faustina of Pleasanton just days before suffering from a heart attack and passing on August 4, 2019. Ed was celebrating his 72nd birthday.

Gene Taylor, a remarkable, bright, gentle, funny, loving man passed away on Sunday, August 18 at his home in Pleasanton. He had been lovingly cared for by his wife, Penny, and the rest of his family. He also received excellent and compassionate care from his professional caregivers and his K…

Flora Horne, 91, passed away peacefully at home in Livermore, Calif., surrounded by her loving family. Flora will be dearly missed by many.

Gene Maestas, longtime Livermore resident, passed away unexpectedly on September 5, 2019.

Elizabeth Blanche Greist shuffled off her mortal coil in the early morning hours of August 23, 2019, moving on to the next Great Adventure, doubtless with the same zest and curiosity that defined her life on Earth. Open-hearted and open-minded, Liz was never one to say “no,” or turn down an …

Marie Theresa Loustau passed unexpectedly but peacefully on August 25, 2019. She was born on September 22, 1936 in Dublin, Ireland.

Andy was the youngest last surviving member of his immediate family. He was preceded in death by his parents Julia and Claude Smith Jr., brother Ivan, and sisters Emily and Leanne.

Frank J. Mailho Jr. passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at age 90 in Livermore, where he resided for the last 12 years with family.

Commander Roy S. Cornwell, 96, departed on his final mission on June 15.

Neal Hunt, my love, my husband and best friend, went home to be with the lord on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019.

Frank Joseph Linhart Jr. passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019.

Jack Norman Renaud, 68, passed away peacefully at home in Emmett, Idaho. He was a resident of Emmett, Idaho, and Livermore, Calif. Jack was born April 19, 1951, in Albuquerque, N.M.

Evelyn Marie “Eve” Van Lehn passed away Monday evening after a long painful battle with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. She touched many lives with her gentle spirit and positive outlook on life.

John Westfall Harrigan was born in San Francisco, Calif., to parents Lt. Col. Thomas Logan Harrigan and Mary Westfall Harrigan. After a short time in Japan the family relocated to Pittsburgh, Penn. He spent his early life there and benefited from a public education system designed for childr…

Maria Dolores Ibarria, of Tracy, Calif., entered Heaven’s gates on August 21, 2019. Maria was born in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, on June 25, 1963, to Aurelia Ponce and Salome Moreno.

Frank Joseph Linhart Jr. passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019. He will be dearly missed.

On Saturday August 24, William “Billy” Adams got to meet Jesus face to face. After a long illness, he was rewarded with the gift of an eternity in which he is pain free and his body is perfectly whole. Now his “mission,” to introduce people to a life with a peace that comes from knowing Jesu…

Lois Corinne Bass passed away peacefully with family by her side, at her Parkview home on August 15, 2019, at age 86.

Doretha "Dee" Lee Matusiewicz passed away August 15, 2019 at the age of 86.

Caroline Simon Coffey was born December 26, 1941, in Oakland, Calif. She was the eldest daughter of Emma and Claude Williams. Caroline was named after both of her maternal and paternal grandmothers. She was a beautiful and kind person during her 77 years as a loving daughter, sister, wife, m…

Sam passed away August 21, 2019, after a short aggressive battle with cancer. He touched many lives with his gifted skills as a carpenter and a friend.

Richard Vayne Greville sadly passed away on July 30, 2019. He was 93 years old.

Lee Alex Dravidzius, 74, of Petersburg, Illinois, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, August 17, 2019, with his family by his side. He was born on August 9, 1945, the son of Louis and Jane (Woodworth) Dravidzius in Detroit, Michigan. He married Carla Cave on July 19, 2008, in Pet…

Herman Philip Barberis (Uncle Mondo to many) passed away on August 14, 2019, at ValleyCare Medical Center in Pleasanton, Calif., from pneumonia. He was 91 years old.

Roberta “Bobbie” Garland passed away peacefully following respiratory failure, surrounded by her loving family.

Mark Reis Viera was a loving husband, father and friend. He was born on February 4, 1959, and passed away peacefully on August 15, 2019, after a 2-year and 9-month battle with glioblastoma. He was surrounded by his family by his side.

Kathryn Ann Handel, age 73, passed away July 20, 2019, at her home in Livermore.

Fred passed away peacefully at home in Davis, California, on July 2, 2019.

Maria Theresa Coronel Fuchs passed away on July 30, 2019. Born June 9, 1978, in Redwood City, Calif., to Filipino immigrants, Theresa spent her childhood growing up in various cities in the Bay Area finally settling down in Livermore.

Born-again, Spirit-filled Christian, Woman of God, and a true "Proverbs 31 Woman," married 56 years (Dublin resident for 53 years), homemaker, loved children, caring for and teaching them on Sundays at Harvest Valley Church. She was a Prayer Warrior, encourager, humble servant to all, never …

Kristin Lynn Brewer sadly passed away July 26, 2019. Her loves were her family, her friends and her animals.

Bob went home to be with his Lord and Savior early Saturday morning, after a two-year battle with esophageal cancer. Both of his sons were at his bedside at his passing.

Our father passed away on August 11, 2019, peacefully with his family around him. His advice on work, life and play will be missed and so will his independence that he so enjoyed. He loved to ride and go roping with his horses, a passion that was started with his daughter’s interest in horses.

Betty passed away peacefully after a short illness. She is survived by daughter Laura, son Scott, daughter-in-law Christina, and grand-daughters Angelica and Beth. Her husband Ernest died in 2016, and daughter Susan died in 1971.

Richard Baker of Pacifica, Calif., peacefully passed away on April 17, 2019, at the Mocho Park Care Center in Livermore, Calif. Richard was born in Dawson, New Mexico. Richard was the fourth of seven children born to Stanley and Eufelia (Trujillo) Baker.

Yaneli Morales, 26, passed away on August 4th in Livermore. She is survived by her two brothers Salvador and Tavito Morales, her sister Yesica Morales, and loving parents Octavio and Norma Morales.

Cook Story passed away peacefully on July 18, 2019, in Livermore, Calif., due to stroke complications and heart failure.

Kristin Lynn Brewer sadly passed away July 26, 2019. Her loves were her family, her friends and her animals.

Paula was born on October 1, 1933, in New London, Conn., to Arthur Mortimer Beckwith and Laurette Josephine (Gilmore) Beckwith, and died on July 24, 2019, in Boise, Idaho.

Janice Marie Freitas Marino was born February 11, 1943, in Hanford, Calif. On August 2, 2019, Janice lost her battle with an autoimmune disorder, passing peacefully at home, surrounded by family.

Mrs. Marlyn Jane Diaz died peacefully in her home on Sunday, July 21, 2019, after a valiant battle with ovarian cancer. She was 63 years old.

Ernest (Ernie) Arthur Hodges, 92, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at his residence in Livermore — with his loving wife Audrey Lea Hodges by his side.

Jo passed away peacefully on July 30, 2019, of congestive heart failure at her residence in Pleasanton with her loving daughter Gwen Seymour by her side.

Jean Talbot, aged 87, passed peacefully into heaven with family by her side.

Jimmy, 74, was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to the late Joe and Ann McCraw on February 4, 1945. He was the second of three children: Wayne, Jimmy and Launa. At age 8, he lost his mother. In 1953 his father married Kay, who had two other children: Ethel and Teddy, and later the couple had Jorene.

Lindsay Kirkman grew up in Livermore. She graduated from Livermore High School, class of 1999. While at LHS, she enjoyed raising and showing animals with the school’s FFA Chapter.

Detlev Hanschke was born in Germany on August 17, 1959, and lived there until 1997 when he moved to California with his wife and two sons. In 1999 he opened International Auto Service, and was known as the greatest car mechanic in the Bay Area and beyond – as far as New York and Canada. He w…

Darryl Boyd GarretDarryl Boyd Garrett was born in Miami, Fla., to parents Boyd and Geneva Garrett. The family moved to Livermore in 1950, running the Parks Motel on Hwy 50, which is now Hwy 580. He attended Green School, Junction Avenue Middle School, and graduated from Livermore High School…

Keith passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, after battling breast cancer and Parkinson’s.

Louann Schwager Tung died of colon cancer on July 20, at 10:10 p.m., at her residence in Livermore. With astronomy being one of her many interests, perhaps it was appropriate that her passing coincided almost to the minute with the 50-year anniversary of man stepping on the moon.

João Batista Caldeira of Pleasanton, 91 years old, was the dearly beloved husband of Maria Lourdes Caldeira, very much loved father of Milton, Luiz, Alberto, Magdalena, and Lidia, and father-in-law of Maria, Paula and Terry. He was the cherished grandfather of Jon-Milton, Nadia, Danilo, Rafa…

Norman Richard Wagner, 84, of Chandler, Ariz., passed away peacefully on Monday, July 8, 2019, with his loving wife, Donna Verlene Wagner, by his side.

Barbara Gorman Aylward passed away peacefully on July 9, 2019, at her home in Livermore, Calif., following a brief illness.

Gloria Ann Maniscalco Staude, age 82, passed away July 13, 2019 in Pleasanton, following a short illness.

Darryl Boyd Garrett was born in Miami, Florida, to parents Boyd and Geneva Garrett. The family moved to Livermore in 1950, running the Parks Motel on Hwy. 50, which is now Hwy. 580. He attended Green School, Junction Ave. Middle School, and graduated from Livermore High in 1964. He joined th…

Eleanor Boerner Siglock died on April 26th, at the age of 99 and a half.

Harriette Cochran, a resident of Livermore, passed away peacefully at the age of 81 at home on June 18 after a long battle with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). She was born in 1937 to Harry & Glendora Ballou and sister Adele. She spent her youth in Ben Lomond, later moving to Alame…

Uwe Thomsen, 72, of Livermore passed away on July 14th at home, sleeping in the warm sun, looking over his pool.

Loving father and devoted husband, James Frederick Foye is now at peace after a valiant battle with symptoms related to a neurological disease. Jim was 78 years young and passed too soon from a disease that afflicted his body, but not his spirit. Jim was born in Chicago, IL and was the first…

Donna Elizabeth (Hemsley) Hoover (65), daughter of Commander Donald Edward Hoover and Loraine Coppel Wadkins Hoover, passed away on the morning of July 20, 2019 at her home in Manti, UT after a recent diagnosis of cancer. She was born in Bainbridge, Maryland.

Charlie Hays, 54, of Pleasant Hills CA, formerly of Pleasanton CA, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019, in his home after a prolonged battle with cancer. Charlie was born April 21, 1965, to Chuck Hays and Hazel (Tucker) Hays. Charlie was united in marriage to Linda Haukland Hays on Aug 9, 2010…

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Eleanor Boerner Siglock died on April 26, at the age of 99 and a half.

Emanuel David Moseby was born on February 18, 2003, at St. Rose Hospital in Hayward, Calif., to Stacey Juanita Stuart and Earl David Moseby Jr.

LaVelda was born August 30, 1946, in Oakland, Calif. She grew up in San Lorenzo then moved to Dublin, Calif., and she attended Amador Valley High School. She went on to become Miss San Ramon Village.

Quintin was born at home in Excelsior, Minn., to Maude and Peter Johnson on July 24, 1935, the youngest of five children. After living a remarkable life and having made an indelible mark on science, he left us on June 16, 2019, surrounded by loved ones at his family home in Livermore, Calif.

On Tuesday, July 2, 2019, Lesley Ann Inzerillo, loving wife and mother of two children, passed away at home surrounded by her family. Lesley was 49 years old, and is finally at rest after a long battle with breast cancer.

Lisa, a fifth-generation Californian, was born in Castro Valley and raised in Livermore, Calif. She was the granddaughter of Louis Pasquinelli, owner of the old Bertola’s Italian Restaurant in Oakland; a direct descendent of Andrew Raust, founder of William McConnell and Sons “The King’s Jew…

Edward Holmes, former resident of Livermore, passed away July 1, 2019, surrounded by his loving family in Antioch, Calif.

William John Lindke Jr. passed away on July 6, 2019, after a valiant battle with lung cancer. He has touched the lives of many by sharing his love of music through his guitar and song.

With great sadness we report the passing of Ernest "Jack" Ferrario on June 27, 2019.

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Alice-Jane Eachus, 89, died peacefully in her home on June 22, 2019.

Quintin was born at home in Excelsior, Minn., to Maude and Peter Johnson on July 24, 1935, the youngest of five children. After living a remarkable life and having made an indelible mark on science, he left us on June 16, 2019, surrounded by loved ones, at his family home in Livermore, Calif.

Mary Giori O’Neal was a resident of Livermore, Calif., for 58 years. She passed away on June 17, 2019.

Cheryl Armas Ruth, 60, of Livermore, Calif., passed away peacefully on June 20, 2019, in her home and in the arms of her husband, and with family by her side. She was born to the late George Eugene Armas and Elaine Armas Dilling, on December 17, 1958, in Oakland, Calif. Cheryl graduated from…

Hazel Amelia Miller Baker born on May 21, 1932, – Eternal peace on June 17, 2019.

Born in San Jose, Calif., on June 16, 1944, Kaarin was the first of Roland Lawrence and Mary Harris Greene’s two children.

Mijo, you have been gone one year, but you are still here in my heart. We all miss you so much. Every morning I talk to you, and every night I say my prayers to you.

Kim, 57, was born and raised in Livermore, and was the third child of Jane and Frank Cupps. After graduating from Granada High School in 1979, she earned a B.S. degree in Math and a M.S. degree in Computer Science from Chico State University, then returned to Livermore to join Lawrence Liver…

Roselie (Roragen) Spivey passed away on June 13, 2019, in Manteca, Calif., at the age of 80. She will be remembered for being a kind and caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.

John Rex Cloak of Pleasanton, Calif., passed peacefully surrounded by his family on June 12, after a long battle with cancer.

With deepest sadness, we share the news of Prabha Duneja’s passing on Saturday, June 15. She left this world peacefully at home, surrounded by family.

John “Jack” William Bordes, age 75, passed away on June 2, 2019, in Meridian, Idaho.

Norman Klino, 76, passed away peacefully in his Livermore home on June 10, 2019, surrounded by his family at his bedside.

Ken Darrell passed away peacefully in his Livermore home on the morning of May 30, 2019, at the age of 74. He was at home with his wife Linda, his daughter Kristin, his son-in-law Kenon, and his two grandchildren Brooke and Brady.

Joyce Rosalind Taylor passed away on June 5, 2019, in Livermore, Calif., after a valiant battle with lung cancer. She was 80 years young. She touched many lives with her abundant love, zest for life, and amazing spirit.

Bill Nawrocki was born Nov. 18, 1931, in Chicago, Ill., and died June 7, 2019.

Vernon Richard “Rich” Claeys passed away peacefully in his home of 40 years on the evening of May 6, 2019. Rich was born November 19, 1942, to Vernon and Jessie Claeys in Oakland, Calif., and was laid to rest on June 6, 2019, at the Sacramento National Cemetery in Dixon, Calif.

Jayne Elizabeth Giffin, 93, passed away peacefully on May 22, 2019, in Livermore, Calif., after suffering a stroke. She will be remembered by her family and friends for her quick mind, remarkable adventures, passion for education, and deeply-rooted faith.

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, Leonard Eugene "Gene" Voelker, Sr., passed away at the age of 75 due to complications from a heart attack. Born and raised in Baltimore, Md., he attended Loyola College (B.S.) and then Northwestern University (M.S., Ph.D.). He moved to Livermore in 1970 and was a r…