Long time Pleasanton resident, Louis 'Rusty' Hewitson died
at age 75 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Funeral and burial services will be held in San Diego where he resided. There will be a memorial mass at St. Augustine's Church, Pleasanton on Friday, November 8 at 11 am. Please see Rusty's complete obituary at
April 16, 1926 - Sept. 22, 2019
Mickey Lowrey, a longtime Pleasanton resident of 61 years, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the age of 93.3 years. Mickey had a long, happy life initially working to build trigger housing in rifles for WWII soldiers. Mickey loved taking care of many of Pleasanton’s children for 19 years at Shober’s Gym. Every Christmas Mickey played an elf at the Pleasanton Stoneridge Mall...
Kevin M. Kelly
Oct. 11, 1943 - Sept. 16, 2019
Kevin M. Kelly
October 11, 1943 - September 16, 2019
Beloved son of Ann Carolan Kelly Nelson & Edward Kelly. Kevin was preceded in death by his parents and siblings Helen Dudenhoffer and Edward Kelly. Kevin is survived by daughters Heather Kelly and Tara Kelly and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. Kevin was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived and attended Catholic Schools through...
Carl Thomas Klenk passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Silver Oak Manor in Livermore, California.
Carl was a long-time resident of Pleasanton, California, living there for over 53 years. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. As a boy, he and his family lived in Hawaii and were on the island of Oahu the day Pearl Harbor was bombed. Shortly after his family moved to Southern California and l...
Betty Rose passed away on September 5 at her home in Pleasanton, California.
Betty was born in Benton, Illinois, the daughter of Dr. C. N. Stilley and Ruth Munday Stilley. She earned a bachelor’s degree at the Southern Illinois Normal University, a master’s degree from San Jose State, and a PhD from the Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. She married Jack W. Rose, also of Benton, in ...
Annette Langer passed away unexpectedly at her home in Pleasanton on Tuesday, September 3 after a long battle with cancer. A loving sister, aunt, and cousin, dedicated community member, author, and friend to many, Annette brightened the lives of everyone she knew.
Annette was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Alvernia High School and Loyola University Chicago. Following a rewarding c...
Raeia Jean Marshall passed away on August 28, 2019. She touched many lives with her genuine smile, gentle spirit and positive outlook on life.
Raeia was born on July 7, 1946 in Lousiana to Ronnie and Sally Solomon of San Lorenzo, CA. She graduated from Arroyo High School and went on to work at Xerox Co for more than 20 years as an administrative assistant for a number of division presidents.
Fred passed away on Monday after a courageous battle with cancer. He has been a 44 year resident of Pleasanton.
Fred was born in Fresno, CA and grew up in Concord. He graduated from Mt. Diablo High School in 1959. After Fred served with the Army for 3 years, he settled in the Bay Area. He had a 56 year career as a cement mason.
He was an avid sports fan of the A’s, Raiders, and Warriors....
John M Silvia
Jan. 11, 1934 - Aug. 24, 2019
John M. Silvia (85), AKA “Sonny”, 1/11/34 to 8/24/19, passed away in Gilroy, surrounded by his family.
Sonny was born in King City, CA. Lived in San Jose, Roseville, Gilroy and spent time in Pleasanton.
As a young man, Sonny enjoyed working on cars and playing sports.
Sonny is survived by his Aunt Rose, Sister Susan, three sons Mitch (Miguel), Perry (Pear), Todd (T) and one daughter Nicole...
Irma M. Reichmuth, a long-time resident of Pleasanton, died peacefully on August 16, 2019 at the age of 93. She was born on December 3, 1925 and raised in Frick (Canton Aargau) Switzerland.
In 1949 Irma, along with her sister Martha, immigrated to the United States residing in Washington State then relocating to California. Soon after, Irma met her future husband Albert Reichmuth at a Swiss so...
May 16, 1933 - Aug. 15, 2019
Lois Corinne Bass passed away peacefully with family by her side, at her Parkview home on August 15, 2019 at age 86. Lois is survived by her 2 sons Kirk Bass (Polly) and Jay Bass (Krissi); her 4 grandchildren Ryan (Olivia), Kevin (Katja), Sean, & Laura (Jacob); 3 great grandchildren Arthur, Chester & Emma; her brother Wayne Loucks (Gail) and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Lois was born on M...
Roberta “Bobbie” Garland passed away peacefully following respiratory failure, surrounded by her loving family. She grew up in Pasadena, graduated from UC Berkeley in Fine Arts, and continued her interest and talents in the arts her entire life. Newly married to J. Jepson Garland, Bobbie worked at the Wind Tunnel at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab (part of Cal Tech, our dad’s alma mater), then m...
Edmond William Faustina, Jr., 72, of Pleasanton, California, passed away on August 4, 2019. A
loving and devoted husband, father and “Papa”, Ed was a mentor and friend to many. Ed was born to Edmond William and Esther Faustina (Andrade), August 4, 1947, in San
Leandro, California. He graduated from San Leandro High School in 1965. In 1966, Ed married
the love of his life, Sharon Louise. Ed ...
William D. “Bill” Walker
May 31, 1936-August 2, 2019
William D. “Bill” Walker passed away suddenly on Aug. 2, 2019 in his hometown of Priest River, Idaho. He was the oldest of 5 children and is preceded in death by his parents, Al and Lela Walker of Pocatello, Idaho, and a brother, Alton (Sheila) of North Ogden, Utah. Bill grew up on a dairy farm just outside of Priest River. In his...
Mark Lee Goodwin
Oct. 13, 1958 - Aug. 1, 2019
Longtime Resident of Pleasanton, California
On August 1, 2019, at the age of 60, Mark Goodwin, son, brother and friend passed away peacefully in
his sleep at his residence in Valley Springs, California.
He was born October 13, 1958 in Portland, Oregon to Jerry and Viola Schenk Goodwin. He was the 2nd of
While Mark most recently resided in Valley Springs California where he lived with dear friends, many
years were spent i...
Jay J."JayBird" Nelson December 18 1944-July 30 2019
Jay passed away suddenly at his home in Dublin on Tuesday July 30. Jay was the youngest of his family preceded in death by his parents Joe and Sylvia Nelson of Pleasanton and his brother Ronald Nelson also his wife Jeanne Nelson all of Pleasanton. Jay grew up as a young boy off Happy Valley Rd. (otherwise know as Chicken Alley) on a farm. He wo...
On Wednesday July 10, 2019 Bernard (Bernie) Monahan passed after a lengthy illness. He leaves behind wife Margaret (Peggy) Monahan, daughter Jo Ellen Anderson, son Chuck Monahan and daughter in law Amy Adams and 5 Grandchildren Mike, Topher, & Liz Anderson, and Quinn & Reid Monahan.
Bernie was the son of Joseph & Helen Monahan born May 22, 1933 in Altoona PA he graduated Penn State with a Bachelo...