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Burkhart, Kathleen Marie - Ramona  
Kathleen Marie Burkhart Ramona Kathleen was our Angel on earth and passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior April 19, 2016. Born in San Diego, CA, Kathleen attended three schools for the handicapped. She always loved going to school. She completed her 18th year at Mission Beach School for the handicapped. Kathleen moved with her family to Ramona, CA, in 1975 and lived there until 2007. For the last nine years she resided at Palomar Vista Care Facility in Escondido, CA, where she met many wonderful, caring new friends. The family would like to thank all the caregivers that cared so much for Kathleen during the time she was with them.Kathleen was a kind, caring, loving person who always put everyone else's needs before her own. She never met anyone she didn't consider a friend. She loved life, friends, the holidays, playing bingo and family was the most important to her. Growing up Kathleen had many pets and loved them all.Her older sister, Georgia, who Kathleen loving called "Gi", was not only her best friend but her protector and was always there for anything Kathleen needed.Kathleen was preceded in death by her father, George Burkhart, in 2007. She leaves behind her mother, Anna Burkhart; sisters, Georgia (Bill) Schaefer and Kristine (Mark) Tiersma; brothers, Michael (Susanne) Burkhart and Kim (Julie) Burkhart; and many nieces and nephews.A graveside memorial service will be held at a later date.In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to the American Legion of Ramona in the name of her father, George R Burkhart, or an organization of your choice. Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ ramonasentinel . May 25, 1954 - April 19, 2016
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Published in the Ramona Sentinel on Apr. 28, 2016
Fox, Susan Bettles - La Jolla  
La Jolla On Friday, April 1, 2016, our dearly beloved Sue was taken from us after a courageous struggle with lung cancer. She died in the comfort of her home with the assistance of hospice care and her husband, Rick Fox. Sue is survived by husband, Rick Fox; son, Danny; two grandsons, Adam and Will; father, William Bettles and his wife, Jonelle; siblings, Barbara Jill St. John, Tom Bettles, Steve Bettles, Jeanne O'Leary, Carol Murphy, Dave Bettles, Laura LeBlanc and Kathy Sessions; in-laws, Gail Bettles, Kathy Bettles, Tom O'Leary, John Murphy and Tracy Bettles; 11 nieces and nephews; and 8 grand-nieces and nephews. Her mother, Jean Bettles, preceded her in 1996 at the age of 73.Sue was the daughter of Bill and Jean Bettles. She was born and raised in La Jolla, California. Sue graduated from San Diego State with honors in business and passed the CPA test on her first attempt. She became a certified public accountant for the prestigious firm Delloitte & Touche and several years later became the Senior Director of Managed Care Operations for Scripps Health. Sue was a world traveler, an athlete, and a gracious host for so many. She was an extraordinary woman; intelligent, humorous, generous and fun. Sue will be deeply missed by her family and friends.A service will be held on April 30, 2016, at 1:00pm at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Point Loma. A celebration of life will follow at her home.In Lieu of flowers, a donation in her name would be greatly appreciated to the American Lung Association California, Attention: Sue Fox Honor Gift, 2750 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103. Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ lajollalight . Susan Bettles Fox August 10, 1953 - April 1, 2016
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Published in La Jolla Light on Apr. 28, 2016
Hammel, James King - Poway  
James King Hammel Poway James King Hammel, formerly of Poway, CA, passed away April 20, 2016, in Jacksonville, FL. A visitation will be held at Poway-Bernardo Mortuary on Monday, May 2, 2016, from 3-7pm.A graveside service with Military Honors will be on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at 10am at Dearborn Memorial Park in Poway. Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ pomeradonews . April 19, 1948 - April 20, 2016
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Published in the Pomerado News on Apr. 28, 2016
Marsh, Joseph Faure - Ramona  
Ramona Joe passed away due to injuries from a motorcycle accident that happened near Ft. Bliss, Texas.He leaves behind his mother, Pollyanna Meloche; step-father, Jerry Meloche; father, David W. Marsh; and many relatives and friends.Joe is a 1993 graduate of Ramona High School and 1996 graduate of Palomar College.Joe is a combat veteran of Bosnia and Afghanistan. He deployed all over the world with his Army buddies and loved the travel and the Army family.Always quick to see the humor in life, he brightened every room he entered. Thoughtful of others, he was a deep thinker and reader of books. He is an American hero, a strong warrior, and a good man. Knowing that Joe is in Heaven with our Lord is our comfort.A Celebration of Life will be held for Joe on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 11:00am at Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, Ramona, CA.In lieu of flowers, please send your donations to: San Diego Navy League, Homefront San Diego, 2115 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101. Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ ramonasentinel . Joseph Faure Marsh March 17, 1975 - April 13, 2016
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Published in the Ramona Sentinel on Apr. 28, 2016
Mayers, Gerald C. - Poway  
Poway Jerry passed away at home on March 17, 2016, from metastatic liver cancer. He was born in Akron, Ohio, on April 26, 1933, and moved to San Diego in 1937. His family settled in Pacific Beach where he enjoyed the beach life and was instrumental in developing "Over the Line". He was a graduate of La Jolla High 51. After high school graduation he traveled the east coast playing baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates farm league. Participation in many sports, especially golf, was his greatest passion throughout his life. Jerry served in the Army Signal Corps during the Korean Conflict and then returned home to San Diego to attend SDSU 58. After a career in finance at General Atomics, he became President of Ahlstrom Development Corporation, from which he retired in 2002. Jerry was a devoted family man having married the love of his life, Barbara Richard, in 1956. They enjoyed the rural Poway life for 50 years and loved traveling the world for both business and leisure. Jerry is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughters, Cathy (Ed) Schnaath, Laurie Julin and Julie (Brian) Tolbert; grandchildren, Beth Rosenberg, Barbara Malone, Heather Williams, Amber Fitzpatrick and Jacob Tolbert; great-grandchildren, Gideon, Jackson, Hannah, Kaylie, Ben and Micah. He is predeceased by his brother, John H., and son, Keith. A Celebration of Life will be held on April 30, 2016, at 1 P.M.at Pomerado Christian Church, Poway CA.In lieu of flowers, donations are welcomed to Heartspring, a school for children on the autism spectrum, in Wichita, KS. Make checks out to "Sigma Alpha Foundation Fund" and mail c/o Heartspring, 16947 Boulder Oaks Dr., Ramona, CA 92065. Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ pomeradonews . Gerald C. Jerry' Mayers April 26, 1933 - March 17, 2016
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Published in the Pomerado News on Apr. 28, 2016
Neste, Norman Arnold - Rancho Bernardo  
Norman Arnold Neste August 24, 1923 - April 15, 2016 Rancho Bernardo Norman Arnold Neste, 92, passed away on April 15, 2016, from complications resulting from Alzheimer's disease. Norman was born on August 24, 1923, in Hemet, California, to Nora and Arnold Neste. He graduated high school in 1941 and then toured the country with his childhood friend in his Model A Ford. Like most young men of the Greatest Generation, he volunteered for military service by enlisting in the Army. After the War, Norman, a decorated World War II veteran, returned to California and earned an engineering degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He married Virginia Russell in 1948 and started his career as assistant city engineer in Barstow, CA.In 1958, Norman decided to go into private practice and opened the firm of Norman A. Neste, Consulting Engineers. During the next decade, he took on two partners and the firm became known as Neste, Brudin, and Stone, Inc., eventually growing to over two hundred employees. The firm merged with Lowery & Associates in 1986 and was later known as NBS/Lowery, Inc. In 1978, the Nestes moved to Rancho Bernardo where the corporate headquarters had relocated. Norman served as president of both the California Council of Civil Engineers and Land Surveyors and the Consulting Engineers Association of California.The Nestes made Rancho Bernardo their home for twenty-five years and extended their stay when they moved to Casa de Las Campanas, where Virginia still resides. Norman took an active role in civic organizations, including serving on the board of directors of the Palomar-Pomerado Hospital District, a two-year term as president of the Country Club of Rancho Bernardo, and a longtime member of the Kiwanis Club. He was also a member of the Community Presbyterian Church of Rancho Bernardo.Norman loved to sail, golf, ski and travel the world. He was a devoted husband, a loving father and grandfather, a mentor and true friend to many. All will sorely miss Norman, but as a man who loved the Lord, he is now resting peacefully with his Maker.Norman leaves behind his wife of sixty-eight years, Virginia; their three children and their spouses, David and Lorie Neste, Eric and Diane Neste, and Anne and Jim Allen; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held on May 21, 2016, at 2:00 in the Dinner Theater at Casa de Las Campanas, 18755 West Bernardo Drive, San Diego. A private interment will be held at Miramar National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider donations made in Norman's name to the Thousand Pines Christian Camp and Conference Center, P. O. Box 3288, Crestline, CA 92325 or www.thousandpines.com . Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ pomeradonews .
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Published in the Pomerado News on Apr. 28, 2016
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