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Nava Jr., Jose  
Jose DeJesus Nava Jr. Dec. 6, 1957 - Jul. 26, 2015 Resident of Union City Jose Nava Jr. was born in Valparaiso, Zacatecas Mexico. He proudly served a total of 27 years in the US military. On Sunday, July 26th in the early morning hours, Jose Nava Jr. crossed into eternal rest surrounded by his loved ones. He had fought courageously against his chronic illnesses and is now at peace. We will miss him dearly and remember him always with cherished memories. Jose Nava Jr. is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Leticia Martinez Nava. His four children; Gavino, Reyna, Sheila (Heriberto) and Angel. His adored grandchildren Bella Nava, Yuriana and Cruz Gonzalez. His parents, Jose Nava Sr. and loving mother Rebeca Carrillo Nava. His brothers and sister: Hermenegildo () (Sandra), Hugo (Karen), Guillermo (Rosetta), Francisco (Sophia), Christobal (Kellee), Onofre (Randie), Rebeca (Carlos), his loving in-laws Gavino and Margie Martinez and his many nieces, nephews and cousins. Services will be held at Chapel of the Chimes in Hayward CA, Mission Chapel, on Mon., Aug. 3, at 5pm-9pm (Vigil) and on Tues., Aug. 4, 10am with full military honors.
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Published in Inside Bay Area on Aug. 2, 2015
Palmer, Catherine  
Catherine Palmer Feb 26, 1942 - July 23, 2015 Resident of Alamo Cathy passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her husband, son & daughter after a long fight with melanoma cancer. Cathy grew up in Oakland and attended Holy Names High School. After school she worked in the banking business until she and her husband, Tim, married in 1964. After moving to Hawaii they eventually returned to California to get serious about life and family. They settled in Alamo and recently celebrated 51 years of marriage together. Cathy was a stay at home mom and was active in the PTA for Rancho Romero Elementary and San Ramon Valley High School. She opened her home to many school projects and friends over the years. She loved camping at Silver Lake and trips to Hawaii. She was known to flip pancakes for 23 kids on camping trips to Lake Pillsbury. She enjoyed skiing, was an avid reader and loved a proper tea. She had a quiet sense of humor and a kind heart. Cathy is survived by her husband Tim, her son Timothy Palmer Jr. and daughter-in-law Kerrie, granddaughter Elle and grandson Colin of Winters, CA. and daughter Tracy (Palmer) Dodge, son-in-law Don and grandson Jack of Santa Barbara, CA. She is also survived by her sister Sharon Pell and sisters- in-law Wendy & Barbara. She absolutely adored her grandchildren; they kept her alive a little bit longer for which we are blessed. Mass will be held August 3rd, 10 am. St Mary's Parish, 2039 Mt Diablo Blvd. Walnut Creek, CA. Following Mass, family and friends are invited to attend luncheon at the family home. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Hospice of East Bay, 3470 Buskirk Ave. Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
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Published in Inside Bay Area from July 28 to Aug. 2, 2015
Payne, Michael L.  
Michael L. Payne Oct. 25, 1948 - July 10, 2015 Resident of Livermore Michael L. Payne passed away July 10th quietly at home with his wife and children at his side. Michael was born on Oct. 25, 1948 in Wichita, KS. His family moved to Merced, CA in the early 1950s where he met the love of his life, Barbara. Mike moved to San Jose shortly after high school graduation and began working for GM. There he started working as an hourly employee in the paint department. Soon after, he married Barbara and they began a family. In 1978, they moved to Fremont. He continued to work for GM, becoming a labor representative and then an Industrial Engineer before the plant was closed. When the GM plant reopened as NUMMI he returned as a Manufacturing Engineer. He oversaw several of the company's model changes and new product launches for the assembly department. When NUMMI was selected to build trucks for Toyota, Mike was tasked with setting up and bringing the new assembly shop to full production. Upon retiring from NUMMI, he began his own consulting business. During his years of work and retirement, Mike traveled extensively all over the world. Mike also enjoyed NASCAR, camping with family, working on his beloved 68 and 89 Camaros, and had a passion for woodworking. In 2010, Mike and Barbara moved to Livermore to be closer to their children and grandchildren. Mike is preceded in death by his parents, Harriet and Leroy Payne and his brother, Terry L. Payne. Mike is survived by his wife of 47 years, Barbara, their 2 children, David Payne and Jennifer Lease, and grandchildren: Brent and Emily Lease, Reagan and Lauren Payne. A memorial service will be held on Fri., Aug. 7, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the First Presbyterian Church, 2020 5th St., Livermore, CA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society or Lucile Packard Children's Hospital.
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Published in Inside Bay Area on Aug. 2, 2015
Ramirez, Ignacio P.  
In Loving Memory Ignacio P. Ramirez July 31, 1933 - June 21, 2008 Happy B-Day Daddy! Miss you always. Love you always. Love, Terry
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Published in Inside Bay Area on July 31, 2015
Ramos, Agnes C.  
Agnes C. Ramos Jan 21, 1935 - July 24, 2015 San Lorenzo Agnes Corrine Ramos of San Lorenzo, 80, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2015 in Pleasanton, Ca, surrounded by loving family members. She was born in Las Vegas, New Mexico on January 21, 1935 to parents, Apolino "Apples' Duran and Lena Duran. Agnes was the second of 9 brothers and sisters. She enjoyed traveling with her family and was a Bay Area Sports enthusiast. Agnes is survived by her seven children, Marie-Louise, Gloria, John, Corrine, Anna, Ricardo and Lena; 9 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and 8 siblings. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Luis Ramos. Friends and family are invited to Mass on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 10:30 am at St. John's Catholic Church, 264 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo. Interment will follow at Chapel of the Chimes Cemetery, Hayward. Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary 510 278-2800 grissomsmortuary.com
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Published in Inside Bay Area on July 28, 2015
Ratto, Janice  
Janice Ratto Aug. 7, 1938 - May 8, 2015 Star, ID It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our mother, Pat Ratto. Surrounded by her loved ones, she passed away peacefully after a brief illness. Pat was born August 7, 1938 to Crystal and Eldon Humbert in Ottawa Kansas. Her parents later divorced and Pat became part of a blended family when her mother married Roy Landreth. Pat spent most of her teenage and early adult years in Alameda, California. Married to Delbert Mayer for 17 years, Pat also raised her three daughters in Alameda. In 1974, she married the love of her life, Ron Ratto. Ron and Pat spent 28 years together before his death in 2002. In 2005, after many years of employment, she retired as a Payroll Clerk for CE Tolland and moved to Idaho. Pat loved playing piano and listening to music. She was an avid golfer and enjoyed playing California courses with Ron and their many friends as part of the Bogie Brigade golf club. She had a spirited sense of humor and you couldn't help but feel loved in her presence. More than anything else, Pat's pride and joy was her family. Pat was preceded in death by her husband Ron, her parents Crystal and Roy Landreth, her sister Brenda Kist, and her brother Eldon "Skip" Humbert. She is survived by her sister Rose Cook, brothers Bill and Bob Landreth, daughters, Julie Mayer Rapoza of Manteca CA, Joy Neal of Brentwood CA, Jan Fiscus (Dean) of Star Idaho, Lorree Ratto (Nancy) of Chandler AZ and son Robb Ratto of Hayward. She left this life adoring her grandchildren, Christy Beville, Dayna Garibay (Eddie), Tricia Garcia (Marcus), Barry and Brittany Neal, April and Britney Ratto, Alyssa and Charlie Fiscus, Angela Dean Ratto, Hayley Powell, her great-grandson Isaiah Garibay and her beloved dog Bubba. A celebration of her life will be held Saturday August 8, 1:00 p.m. Chapel of the Chimes, Chimes Chapel, 4499 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, CA
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Published in Inside Bay Area on Aug. 1, 2015
Reyes, Frank B.  
Frank B. Reyes Oct. 13, 1926 - Jul. 25, 2015 Resident of Clayton Frank Reyes, 88, of Clayton, California passed away July 25th after a short battle with cancer. Born in Fairfield, he also lived part of his childhood in Hayward. After serving in the Navy during WWII, he settled in San Lorenzo and raised two daughters while working for the Hayward Post Office as a letter carrier for 35 years. With a passion for Bonsai gardening and as a member of the Yamato Bonsai Club in San Lorenzo since 1971, he devoted many hours to creating living works of art. He was also an avid Giants and 49er fan rarely seen without his Niner's baseball cap! Frank is survived by his two daughters; Cindy Brophy (Tod Souza) of Concord and Sandy Rounds (Gary) of Pleasanton; four grandchildren: Kristy Larsen (Chris), Keith Rounds (Lori Elizarrey), Greg Brophy (Kelly McCaffrey) and Chris Brophy; one great-grandchild, Nathaniel Larsen; sister, Rosary Mansfield; step-children: Mike Wilson (Margaret), Eric Hultman (Susan), Pat Wilson (Sharon), Anne Hebert, Ruth DeSmidt (Bill) and several grand-children and great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, JoAnne. Friends and family are invited to a Celebration of Life on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 11:00 am at Ouimet Bros. Concord Funeral Chapel, 4125 Clayton Road, Concord, CA 94521. Interment will be on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, CA 95620.
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Published in Inside Bay Area on Aug. 2, 2015
Scholtz, Harriet K.  
Harriet K. Scholtz Resident of Pleasanton AYAU-RELLEZ-SCHOLTZ HARRIET K. SCHOLTZ passed away at Stanford Hospital on July 24th. A Beautician by trade, she also worked as a bartender at her step grandfather, Joseph Ayala's bar in Honolulu and in assembly work at Len Martin in Union City, CA. Harriet enjoyed getting together with friends and family, eating poke and other Hawaiian favorites around the kitchen table, listening to music, and the occasional trips to Lake Tahoe where she would play black jack until the wee hours of the morning. You could often find her looking to keep her beautician skills fresh by talking someone into a haircut or perm after they had a cocktail or two. She was preceded in death by her parents Edward William Ayau of Honolulu Hawaii, and Mary Pescaia Souza of San Leandro, CA; sister Sheila Wilkins of Hilo Hawaii; one daughter Deborah Mary Newgard of Oregon. Harriet is survived by one sister "Chickadee" Paradis; daughters Claudette McDermott and Sheila Rellez; grandchildren Bryce and Joel Newgard, Rachel Demacali, Jessica Wagner, Brandon Rellez, Ciara McDermott and Cian McDermott; great grandchildren Lucas and Micah Demacali and Waylon Wagner. Her final wishes were to send her Love and Thoughts out to all her Family and Friends, past and current, who through the years, have been an instrumental part of her Life enriching it with Laughter and Tears. These memories have comforted her in the most challenging times in her life and she goes on, in the knowledge, that those she leaves behind will have loving memories of her in return as she looks forward to connecting, with the help of the Lord, loved ones that have gone before her. A celebration of her life will be held on August 8th at 1:00 pm at: Graham-Hitch Mortuary, 4167 First St., Pleasanton, CA 94566 925.846.5624 Aloha
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Published in Inside Bay Area on July 29, 2015
Sherba, Lillian E.  
Lillian E. Sherba Resident of Fremont Lillian E. Sherba, a long time resident of Fremont, passed away peacefully at Washington Hospital on Sunday, the 26th of July at the age of 93. Born in Shand, Saskatchewan, Canada, she graduated from the Misericordia School of Nursing in Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1944. She did post graduate studies on the East Coast and polio nursing in Richmond, Virginia, before coming to San Francisco in 1950. During the 1950's, Lillian was the night supervisor in Labor and Delivery at St. Francis Hospital in San Francisco. She took time off from nursing to raise her children, returning to work in 1972, at Crestwood Convalescent Hospital in Fremont until retirement in 1986. Lillian enjoyed bridge, playing the slots in South Shore and Reno, ball room dancing and socializing with friends. An excellent cook, she prepared many delicious family meals and patiently taught her daughter and friends to make jam. Lillian's beautiful smile, great sense of humor and very generous heart will long be remembered. Above all, she had an enduring love for her husband and soul mate, Tom. Lillian is survived by her husband of 57 years, Thomas (Tom) E. Sherba. She was a loving mother to Yvette (Steve) Andrews of Pleasanton, CA and Steven Sherba of Fremont; a caring Grandmother of Ashley Sherba of Ocala, FL; and Great-Grandmother of Lexi and Bella of Ocala, FL. Friends are invited to Visit after 5:00PM and to the Vigil Service at 7:00 P.M., both on Monday, August 3rd, at Holy Angels Funeral & Cremation Center, 1051 Harder Road, Hayward, CA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M., on Tuesday, August 4th, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 37588 Fremont Blvd., Fremont, CA. Committal will follow Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Hayward. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Lupus Foundation ( www.lupus.org or www.lfnc.org ) or the American Heart Association ( www.heart.org ).
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Published in Inside Bay Area on July 31, 2015
Stone, Dennis Harry  
Dennis Harry Stone January 11, 1940 - July 8, 2015 Longtime Resident of Alameda Mr. Dennis Harry Stone of Alameda passed away Wednesday, July 8th after a long, brave battle with cancer. He impacted many people with his kind, humble demeanor and positive outlook on life. Dennis is survived by his loving wife, Ingrid Samuelsson, two devoted sons Erik Stone (Dianna), Kris Stone (Tricia), two grandsons, his sister Carol Dokouzian and many friends. Dennis was born Jan. 11, 1940 in Oakland from parents Harry & Arsh Stone. He attended San Leandro High School and graduated from the University of Pacific. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1959-1961. But his life's work was Stone's Cyclery. Dennis owned and operated nationally known, Stone's Cyclery in Alameda since 1965. He served the cycling community with his knowledge of handmade steel frames and brass humor. He loved being in the shop every day. Besides being a bike collector and cyclist, Dennis loved to play hand-ball and golf. He was an avid reader of history, loved cooking, great wine, and traveling. His favorite places to travel were Napa Valley, Tahoe and Sweden. Dennis married his wife, Ingrid Sept. 18, 1966 and enjoyed nearly 50 loving years together. His devotion to her was endless even in his own sickness. Dennis' generous and kind spirit will be missed by all who knew him. The family will be having a celebration to commemorate Dennis's life Sunday July 26, 2015 from 1 PM - 4 PM at the Rock Wall Wine Company, 2301 Monarch St. No. 300, Alameda, CA (located on the former Alameda Naval Air Station). In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in the name of Dennis Stone to UCSF Cancer research @makeagift.ucsf.edu. For further information please call: Harry W. Greer, Funeral Director (FDR-745) 510-522-6020. alamedafuneral.org
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Published in Inside Bay Area from July 24 to July 31, 2015
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