Gonzales Obituaries

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October 22, 2020

October 20, 2020

Paula Ann Bianchi Sarmento

Paula Ann Bianchi Sarmento

Paula Ann Bianchi Sarmento, PABS or Pabsy to family and friends, died May 24, 2020. Her ancestors arrived in the Salinas Valley with Portola in 1769, and she was born on the family ranch outside of Soledad on Dec. 26, 1923. In 1952, she married Ralph (Bud) Sarmento and...

Published in Gonzales Tribune from Oct. 14, 2020 to Oct. 20, 2020.

September 22, 2020

Louis Alfred Escher

Louis Alfred Escher

Louis Alfred Escher, 93, of Salinas, Calif., passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. He was born Dec. 9, 1926, in Salinas to parents Marcel and Marie Escher. Louis graduated Gonzales Union High School in 1945. After high school, Louis joined the United States Navy...

Published in Gonzales Tribune from Sep. 16, 2020 to Sep. 22, 2020.

September 8, 2020

Craig L. Wiley

Craig L. Wiley

Craig Wiley passed away peacefully on August 28 surrounded by family. Born June 10, 1935 to LW (Jack) and Jean Wiley, he graduated from Gonzales High School in 1953 and the University of California, Berkeley in 1957. Following college, he served in the army, training in the...

September 1, 2020

William G. "Bill" Pacheco

William G. "Bill" Pacheco

William (Bill) G. Pacheco passed away on Aug. 15, 2020, at his home in Salinas, Calif., at the age of 88. He was born on Sept. 4, 1931, to Manuel and Caroline Pacheco in King City, Calif. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Marion Jean (Jeanne) Pacheco; daughter,...

Published in Gonzales Tribune from Aug. 26, 2020 to Sep. 1, 2020.

August 4, 2020

July 21, 2020

Richard Donald Piffero

Richard Donald Piffero

Richard Donald Piffero of Gonzales passed away peacefully in his home, surrounded by his family, on July 8, 2020. He was 90 years old. Richard was born in Banta, Calif., on Jan. 28, 1930, to his Swiss immigrant parents, Ricardo and Gemma (Codoni) Piffero. When he was a baby,...

Published in Gonzales Tribune from Jul. 15, 2020 to Jul. 21, 2020.

June 30, 2020

May 26, 2020

Stephen Green "Steve" Prewitt

Stephen Green "Steve" Prewitt

Stephen "Steve" Green Prewitt passed away suddenly at his home in Fresno, Calif., on April 17, 2020. Born in San Mateo, Calif., on April 23, 1937, Steve was a seventh generation member of a California pioneer family. His parents were Roy and Minnie Prewitt of Soledad. Steve...

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