Richard M. Mandle, 94, of Palo Alto, California, and longtime resident of Pompton Lakes, New Jersey, died at his home on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. He was the devoted husband of Barbara B. Mandle, who passed in 1998, and the longtime companion of Jean Albro who predeceased him in 2009. He is survived by his two siblings, John B. Mandle of Santa Barbara, California, and Elizabeth McGonagle of Nashua, N...
Frank was a friend, mentor, husband and father. His first wife Joyce and second wife BJ preceded him in death. He is survived by children Alexandre, Timothy and Jessica Lockfeld; step-children, Amy Brown and Max Rosan; and six grandchildren.
Frank was a joyous voyager through life, widely traveled, well-read and always excited by something, be it new software, a new author or a new wine. His fr...
Eunice Mae “Noonie” Beard DiGiovanni died peacefully in her Colfax, California, home on Friday, August 28, at the age of 94. She was born in Jonesville, Louisiana, the eldest of four children. Eunice and her husband, Pete, lived in Redwood City for 30 years before moving to the Foothills.
Eunice is survived by her daughters: Donna Camera of Redwood City, Calif., and Linda DeBernardi of Colfax...
Dec. 20, 1933 - Aug. 21, 2015
Mountain View, California
Surrounded by family, he passed on Aug. 21, 2015, aged 81. A resident of Mountain View, CA, and London, England, he was born in Grand Rapids, MI, to George H. and Ethyl M. Lawrence. He attended Ottowa Hills High School in Grand Rapids and graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in electrical engineering.
Moving his family to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1959, he worked at Lockh...
Aug. 6, 1961 - Aug. 18, 2015
Emerald Hills, California
Lori Mazza Wilkinson, age 54, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on August 18th. Lori was a beautiful person, loving mother and devoted wife to her husband of 21 years, Kevin Wilkinson and sons Andrew age 19 and Patrick age 17.
She was well known in the local community from her many years living in Woodside. She was born in Bakersfield in 1961 and after college and her marriage...
Gloria Place Franzini -- beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend of many -- passed away peacefully on Aug. 18, 2015, in Palo Alto.
Gloria was born March 30, 1924, in Pasadena, California, to Ruth and Clarence Place. She attended Pasadena public schools and concluded her formal education at Pasadena City College. She met her sweetheart, Joe Franzini at a dance at Cal Tech...
Kathryn passed away peacefully at home in her sleep in Menlo Park, CA on August 7 2015.
She was a true Northern Californian who loved her community. She graduated from El Cerrito High in 1953.
Kathryn Patricia was a woman of style, generosity, grace, and sophistication. She loved life and cultivated beauty wherever she went. She was an innovative and creative Interior Designer.
She was ...
Ellen Adel Morrison, 84, passed away peacefully on Aug. 5. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 63 years, Keith Morrison, who passed away only six weeks before her.
The oldest of six children, Ellen was born in Gary, Indiana, on Nov. 18, 1930. Her parents, Mary and Otto Reising, were schoolteachers during the Depression. Her father, using the pen name of Paul Strahl, also wrote f...
Gertrude Hermine Ebaugh, daughter of Franz and Elvira Bartnik, age 92, of Menlo Park, CA, passed away peacefully at home, on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.
Trude was born in Vienna, Austria on October 7, 1923. Among her accomplishments was serving as translator for the Allied High Command at the end of World War II. She emigrated with her American husband to the United States 1948.
Trude was ma...
Joseph Ross McLoughlin
July 14, 1923 - Aug. 4, 2015
Menlo Park, California
public service, business, veteran
Joe, a lifelong resident of Menlo Park, passed away peacefully on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at his home at the age of 92.
He was a first generation American, born in Menlo Park to Edward James McLoughlin from Ireland and Mary Cecelia Littlejohn Ross from Scotland. He was 6th of 9 children in his Catholic family. As a child of the Depression, this time of his youth forged his future as a frugal man...
Keiko Mizuhara passed away peacefully at home the morning of Aug. 4, 2015, after a two-year battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Yosuke; sister, Michiko Matsumoto; son, Kevin; daughter, Linda (Derek) Sanada; and grandsons, Cole and Jake Sanada. She is preceded in death by her father, Shigeru Yamamoto; mother, Miye (nee Yokomizo) Matsumoto; and brothers Shoji and Mark Mat...
James Bowman Gunn died Aug. 4, 2015. He lived a life devoted to theater, comedy and film, but most importantly he devoted himself to the students he taught and directed, the comics he mentored, and the family and friends he loved.
Jim taught drama and film and directed productions for 10 years at Kehillah Jewish High School and for six years before that at Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School, wher...
Rosemary Peterson Lodato Nichols departed this world for a place she was greatly anticipating as she had no doubt her best friends and family were waiting for her there. Given her unique generosity of spirit and unwavering predisposition to human kindness, she is likely already busy cooking Swedish meatballs or dollar-size buttermilk pancakes for all.
Born in August 1929, she came from hearty D...
Feb. 19, 1943 - July 31, 2015
Palo Alto, California
Edna O'Brien Bonsal, a resident of Palo Alto for many years, died peacefully in the morning on July 31, 2015. Edna was born in Teaneck, New Jersey, on Feb. 19, 1943, to Dennis and Edna O'Brien. She attended The Dwight School for Girls in Englewood, New Jersey, and DePauw University. Prior to moving to Palo Alto, Edna lived in New York City; Short Hills, New Jersey; and Cork, Ireland.
Edna is s...
Nov. 20, 1922 - July 25, 2015
Menlo Park, California
Beverly Humphreys Huff died peacefully July 25 at the age of 92. Born Nov. 20, 1922, in Fresno, California, to Catherine Bailard Humphreys and George Humphreys, she grew up in Carpinteria, California. Beverly was a fourth-generation Californian, and her family still runs the avocado ranch that was originally bought by her great-grandparents. She attended Carpinteria High School and graduated from ...