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Nancy J. Bell
Nancy J. BellAug. 24, 1938 - Sept. 11, 2021Resident of San JoseNancy J. Bell, age 83, passed away on 9/11/2021 at Kaiser in San Jose. Nancy was born in Washington D.C. on August 24, 1938 to the late Edna Mattingly and Bernard Blandford. She grew up with two brothers and one sister... Read More
Published in The Mercury News from Sep. 24 to Sep. 26, 2021.
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Ann Marie Berg
Ann Marie Berg1956 - 2021San Jose, CAAnn Marie Berg sadly passed away much too soon on September 1, 2021. Ann was born on November 28, 1956 in San Francisco as the eldest of two daughters to Lillian and Nicholas D'Acquisto. She was raised in the city, attended elementary school at... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Ellen Brazelton
Ellen BrazeltonAugust 3, 2021Resident of San Leandro, CAEllen Brazelton, wife, mother, sister, and friend has passed. Ellen left us on August 3rd, 2021 with her Husband and Son close by. Although we grieve deeply, we believe she was welcomed into Heaven with loving arms by our Heavenly... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Perry Dobashi
Perry DobashiOct. 6, 1938 - Aug. 31, 2021San JosePerry Dobashi, Dobashi Market store owner, passed away at San Jose Regional Medical Center. A small memorial service was held at Willow Glen Funeral Home on Sept. 15. Perry was born and raised in San Jose. He went to San Jose High School... Read More
Willow Glen Funeral Home
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Diane Paton Ellis
Diane Paton EllisAugust 1933 - April 2021CarmelDiane Paton Ellis passed away peacefully at home on April 7, 2021, and now is reunited with her beloved Kenny. She fought a year-long battle with cancer with amazing strength, courage, and grace. Diane was born in San Diego, CA to Dr... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Herminia Marquez Eulate
Herminia Marquez EulateNov. 24, 1935 - Sept. 17, 2021Resident of Mountain ViewHerminia "Minnie" Eulate passed away Friday, September 17th in Santa Clara, CA. Minnie was beloved by many, with quick wit and a contagious laugh. She was born in Peoria, AZ and moved to Mountain View as... Read More
Cusimano Family Colonial Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Alexander Findlay
Alexander Findlay1932 - 2021San CarlosAlexander (Al) Findlay, passed from this life in a peaceful sleep September 6, 2021in his San Carlos home, with his loving wife Dulcie by his side. He fought a long and heroic battle against Parkinson's Disease with dignity and grace.Al is survived... Read More
Crippen & Flynn Woodside Chapel (FD879)
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Druzell Dee Foote
Druzell Dee FooteJune 1, 1931 - September 9, 2021San Jose, CaliforniaDruzell Dee Foote passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021 at home in San Jose, California at the age of 90. Dee was born on June 1st, 1931, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Dorothy and Druzell H. Foote. He attended Roosevelt... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Bernard Kenneth Genetti
Bernard Kenneth GenettiSeptember 5, 1926 - September 16, 2021Resident of San JoseBernard Kenneth Genetti of San Jose, California, passed away on Thursday, September 16th, just days after his 95th birthday. A lover of aviation, from planes to spacecraft, Mr. Genetti spent his life... Read More
Lima-Campagna-Alameda Mission Chapel
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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in memoriam
Joseph Harold LaScola
In Loving MemoryJoseph Harold LaScola9/23/1965 - 9/23/2015To our Beloved Josh (Joseph): After these six heavy years since you left us, It is unbelievable to be living without you still. No matter how big our smiles, No matter how loudly we may laugh, No matter how much success we... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Lawrence D. Lee
Lawrence D. LeeFeb 12, 1956 - Sept 20, 2021Resident of San Jose View the online memorial for Lawrence D. Lee Read More
Cusimano Family Colonial Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Leland M. Long
Leland M. LongFeb. 4, 1939 - Aug. 29, 2021Resident of SaratogaLeland was born in Ottawa, Kansas, to Myrl and Katherine (Martin) Long on February 4, 1939 and died August 29, 2021. He graduated from Northwest Missouri State, After working for several tech companies, he started his own... Read More
Alameda Family Funeral & Cremation, Inc. - Saratoga
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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David Eugene Meunier
David Eugene MeunierJune 26, 1959 - Sept. 20, 2021Resident of San JoseDavid Eugene Meunier passed away on September 20th, 2021. He was 62. He leaves behind his four sons, Chris, Andy, Ben and Nicky, as well as his best friend and former wife, Maria. Dave lived a life full of adventure... Read More
Lima & Campagna Sunnyvale Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Ruth Savage (Wool)
Ruth Wool Savage101CupertinoOn July 23, 2021 Ruth Savage, aged 101, died peacefully of natural causes in her home of 18 years, The Forum of Rancho San Antonio, Cupertino, CA. Ruth was born in 1920 in San Jose California to Ernest O. Wool and Lena (Hachen) Wool. She was raised on a... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
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Saul Wachter
Saul WachterOctober 9, 1917 - September 4, 2021San JoseSaul Wachter of San Jose passed away peacefully on September 4, 2021. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 9, 1917 and was 103 years old. In 2016 Saul was predeceased by his wife of 76 years, Billie Wachter.Saul was universally... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 26, 2021.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
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Richard Capparella
Richard CapparellaAugust 1, 1931 - Nov. 28, 2020Los GatosRichard Capparella of Los Gatos, CA died peacefully on November 28, 2020 at the age of 89.Richard, always a gentleman, was handsome and charismatic with a great wealth and use of words. As a lawyer, he was an absolute master... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 25, 2021.
Friday, September 24, 2021
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Diane Valerie Carlson
Diane Valerie CarlsonMarch 18, 1943 - August 8, 2021Resident of Los GatosDiane Valerie Carlson passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on August 8, 2021 after ten months battling intestinal disease. Born and raised in the Sunset District of San Francisco, the only child of Irv... Read More
Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills
Published in Los Gatos Weekly Times Obits on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Douglas Frederick Dean
Douglas Frederick Dean1933 - 2021Resident of San JoseDouglas Frederick Dean, 87, died peacefully and surrounded by family on August 10, 2021. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on December 28, 1933 to Sheldon and Freda Dean. He attended schools in Arlington, Virginia and when the... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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William E. Eagan
William E. EaganNov 25, 1929 – Sept 16, 2021San Jose, CAIt is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Bill Eagan at 91 years of age. Bill was born in Omaha, NE to Harry & Loretta Eagan. He graduated from University of Nebraska in Lincoln in 1951 with a B.S in Mechanical... Read More
Bay Area Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Edward W. Gaffaney
Edward W. GaffaneySept 3, 1935-Mar 27,2020Resident of San JoseEd passed peacefully on March 27, 2020. Survived by his wife of 59 years, Kay; 4 sons – Larry (Kristine); Steve (Kelly); Tim (Josette); Anthony (Corina); and 7 grandchildren. Funeral Mass for friends and family will be... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Colleen "Renee" Goodman
Colleen "Renee" Goodman1954 - 2021Resident of Soquel, CAColleen "Renee" Goodman passed away on August 4, 2021 at her home in Soquel, CA. Renee was adopted by Bruce and Mabel Beauchamp on January 21, 1954. She attended Homestead High School from 1968-1971 before transferring to Los... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Franklin Walter Hale
Franklin Walter HaleJuly 4, 1932 - Sept. 6, 2021Resident of CupertinoIn the early hours of September 6th, Franklin Walter Hale age 89, passed away peacefully with his wife and two daughters by his side. He is survived by his loving devoted wife Dorothy Hale of 72 years, and two daughters... Read More
Alameda Family Funeral & Cremation, Inc. - Saratoga
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Barbara Filippi Nunes
Barbara Filippi NunesSeptember 26, 1941 - September 17, 2021Resident of CupertinoBarbara Filippi Nunes was taken from her family, Niece Jennifer Parker, Nephew Michael Filippi, stepson Bob Nunes and Goddaughter Susan Rocha all too soon. As a California native she attended local schools... Read More
Lima Family Santa Clara Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Monaucher Saffarnia
Monaucher SaffarniaOct. 21, 1938 - Sept. 15, 2021San JoseIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Monaucher Saffarnia on sep 15, 2021. Most people who knew him, called him Manu. Manu passed away after a near 3 years battle with ALS at age of 82. Monaucher was born... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Sabrina Schwertley
Sabrina SchwertleyAugust 16, 1997 - August 13, 2021Resident of San JoseSabrina passed away on August 13 after a long battle with addiction. She was a smart, loving, funny, kind and generous person with an infectious laugh who would gladly give you her last dollar. Sabrina wanted to... Read More
Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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Kendall "Pappy" Simmons
Kendall "Pappy" SimmonsMay 12, 1940 - Sept. 13, 2021Resident of Palo Alto, CAKendall "Pappy" Simmons, of Palo Alto, born May 12, 1940 in Oklahoma passed away on Sept. 13, 2021 in Palo Alto, CA. Beloved son of late Marshall and Agnes Simmons; loving father of Kendall (Michelle) Simmons... Read More
Sir Winston Funeral Services
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Geoffrey Van Loucks
Geoffrey Van LoucksApril 21, 1934 - August 26, 2021CarmelGeoffrey Van Loucks, resident of Carmel, passed away at the age of 87 on August 26, 2021. He was born in New York City. He is survived by his two children Ruth (Jack) and David, and grandchildren Kaylyn (Trey), Matthew (Becca)... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
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in memoriam
Robert J. "Robb" Yates
In Loving MemoryRobert "Robb" J. YatesSunrise: Sept. 24, 1964Sunset: October 30, 2007 Happy 57th Birthday!!!!We are all thinking of you today. Wish there was a magic way we could bring you home for just one more Birthday celebration. From the first minute of the day, to the last one... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 24, 2021.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Eddie Trovao
Eddie TrovaoFebruary 3, 1956 - September 18, 2021resident of San JoseEddie Trovao age 65 years old born on February 3, 1956 passed away on September 18, 2021 in San Jose, CA. Born to Joao Martins Trovao Jr and Emilia Machado Menezes. He was one of five siblings. Leaving behind his... Read More
Darling & Fischer Garden Chapel
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 23, 2021.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Ronnie Gonzalez
Ronnie GonzalezSept. 15, 1969 - Sept. 6, 2021San JoseIt is with great sadness that the family of Ronnie Gonzalez announce his sudden passing on September 6th, 2021 at the age of 51.Ronnie is survived by his mother Dolores Gonzalez and joins his late father, Joe Gonzalez. Beloved brother... Read More
Oak Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 22, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Linda C. Stover
Linda C. StoverFeb. 19, 1938 - Sept. 15, 2021Stevensville, MTIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Linda Curtis Stover. She was born on February 19, 1938, in Los Angeles, CA, and left this Earth on September 15, 2021. Linda's beauty was evident... Read More
Whitesitt Funeral Home
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 22, 2021.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Paul F. Bommarito O.D C.I.E.
Paul F. Bommarito, O.D., C.I.E.August 13, 1927 - September 13, 2021Resident of CupertinoDr. Paul F. Bommarito passed away peacefully at the age of 94 on September 13, 2021. Paul led a truly remarkable life and was loved by all who knew him.Paul was born in Detroit, Michigan on August... Read More
Lima & Campagna Sunnyvale Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 21, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Dorothy Michiko Hiura
Dorothy Michiko HiuraNovember 14, 1923 - September 13, 2021Resident of San JoseDorothy Michiko Hiura, book keeper, dental assistant, musician, passionate golfer, and self-described "just a housewife," passed away at the age of 97 on Sept. 13, having lived a rich and full life. She... Read More
Willow Glen Funeral Home
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 21, 2021.
Monday, September 20, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
William Adams
William AdamsNovember 22, 1943 - August 5, 2021Resident of Morgan HillBill AdamsAntique Cowboy, Retired FirefighterNovember 22, 1943 – August 4, 2021William Harry Adams was a fifth generation Californian, born in Morgan Hill to Chester Adams and Meda McChesney and raised on his family... Read More
Lima-Campagna-Johnson Funeral Home
Published in The Mercury News from Sep. 17 to Sep. 20, 2021.
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Jesse Villarreal Talamantez
TALAMANTEZ Jesse Villarreal Nov 9,1932 - Sept 7,2021San JoseTalamantez, Jesse – Entered into rest peacefully surrounded by his loving family on September 07, 2021. Born in Crystal City, Texas on November 09, 1932. He was 88 years old and had lived in San Jose, Ca., for 64 years. He... Read More
Oak Hill Memorial Park & Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 20, 2021.
Sunday, September 19, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Lucy M. Alvarez
Lucy M. AlvarezSeptember 20, 1921 - September 4, 2021Resident of San JoseLucy (Moran) Alvarez passed away peacefully on September 4, 2021 at her home in San Jose, California; just 16 days shy of her 100th birthday. She was born September 20, 1921 in El Paso Texas to Herlinda and Andres... Read More
Oak Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Harvey A. Berger Jr. (Buck)
Harvey (Buck) A. Berger, Jr.September 6, 1945 - July 28, 2021Resident of SaratogaHarvey Arthur Berger passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He touched many lives with his humor and gentle spirit. His youth was spent in Menlo Park, California. He graduated from... Read More
Darling & Fischer Campbell Memorial Chapel
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Anthony J. Camarda
Anthony J. CamardaJuly 8, 1927 - September 7, 2021Resident of San JoseAnthony J Camarda, of San Jose, passed away peacefully on Tuesday September 7, 2021 at the age of 94. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Ann Camarda and daughters Dea Catihanan (Elmer), Ann Marie Antes (Scott)... Read More
Lima Family Santa Clara Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Cynthia Lynn Ann Cleveland
Cynthia Lynn Ann ClevelandSeptember 13, 1955 - September 10, 2021Resident of San JoseCynthia (Cindy) Lynn Ann Cleveland passed away suddenly on September 10 while in the presence of family. She will be remembered for her love and compassion for family, animals, and cooking. She loved... Read More
Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Jack Elwood Corey
Jack Elwood CoreyOct. 12, 1927 - Aug. 5, 2021Resident of HillsboroughJack Corey, 93, of Hillsborough died August 5, 2021 having lived a long, fulfilling, and active life. Jack Corey was born October 12, 1927 in Berkeley, California. He was the only child of Ross T. and Margaret (Toreky)... Read More
Crosby-N. Gray & Co. - FD-96
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Dolores Garcia
Dolores GarciaFeb 3, 1930 - Sept 5, 2021ModestoDolores R. Garcia (Lola) was born Feb. 3, 1930 in Madera, CA. Dolores passed away peacefully on 9/5/21. Services will be held on 9/21/21 at Jay Chapel, 1121 Roberts Ave., Madera, CA. Viewing 9:00 am-12:00 pm. (wwwjaychapel.com).Jay Chapel... Read More
Jay Chapel Funeral Directors
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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William Y. Hamada
William Y. Hamada1940 - 2021Resident of HollisterWilliam Yoshiyuki Hamada passed away peacefully August 10, 2021 in San Jose at the age of 81. He was the youngest of 11 children. Son of Iwakichi and En Hamada. Devoted husband for 56 years to his wife, Fran; and loving father of Mark... Read More
Willow Glen Funeral Home
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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John William Josse
John William Josse1930 - 2021~John William Josse passed away peacefully at the age of 91 on September 1, 2021 in Seattle, Washington, with his family by his side. John led a truly humble and remarkable life. John was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on February 20, 1930, the only child... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Sharon Keefer
Sharon KeeferJanuary 3, 1947 - September 12, 2021Resident of San JoseSharon Keefer passed away peacefully on September 12, 2021, at the age of 74, surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with Alzheimer's. The youngest of 4 children to Marie and Eugene Curran, she was born... Read More
Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Martina DeAngelis Larsen (Tina)
Martina (Tina) DeAngelis LarsenNovember 19, 1943 - April 29, 2021Resident of Mountain ViewTina passed away peacefully on the afternoon of April 29, 2021 with her daughter by her side in Santa Barbara, CA. Tina was born November 19, 1943 into a loving Catholic Italian family in Salt... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Katharine Neel
Katharine NeelJune 12, 1932 - September 5, 2021Billings, MontanaKatharine Ann (Fleming) Neel passed away peacefully Sunday, September 5th, 2021 in Livingston Montana surrounded by family, at the age of 89.Kay was born to Edward & Estelle (Vizzard) Fleming in Livingston, Montana... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Glenda Grissom Parmentier
Glenda Grissom ParmentierMar 12, 1942 - Aug 30, 2021San Jose, CaliforniaGlenda was born on March 12, 1942 in Sweetwater, Texas and passed away in San Jose on August 30. She moved to California in 1971 and briefly lived with her Uncle and Aunt, Bill and Margaret Trapp. Glenda was hired... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Robert J. "Bob" Puppo
Robert J. "Bob" PuppoJuly 19, 1924 - Sept. 17, 2020In Memory ofRobert left us one year ago, yet he lives on in the hearts of so many of us: family, friends, colleagues and all those whose lives he so generously touched.We miss you. View the online memorial for Robert J. "Bob" Puppo... Read More
Cusimano Family Colonial Mortuary
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Anna Mae Simpson
Anna Mae SimpsonAugust 20, 1927-August 15, 2021Resident of Brentwood, CAAnna "Ann" Mae (Percy) Simpson, a longtime resident of San Jose, California, passed away in Brentwood on August 15, 2021. Ann was the beloved mother of Nancy Rao, Robert (Linda) Rao, Ronald (Angela) Rao, and Jill... Read More
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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Clayton Bernard Tacke
Clayton Bernard TackeAugust 1963 - August 2021Resident of San JoseClayton Bernard Tacke passed away on August 14, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in San Jose, the fifth child in a family of six children, and lived most of his life there, graduating from Leigh High... Read More
Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills
Published in The Mercury News on Sep. 19, 2021.
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