Rosemary was born July 3, 1930 in Broadus, Montana to Herbert and Gladys Daily. She was raised on a ranch her father owned in Broadus. The drought came in 1934 and her father had to sell his cattle for $1 a head. They then moved to Buellton, CA in 1937 and bought the then called ‘One Buellto…

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Celebration of Life to be held at Quail Meadows West Clubhouse Santa Maria CA Monday July 29th @11am to 2pm

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Jerry Iverson passed away suddenly and peacefully on July 1, 2019 at home, surrounded by family in Solvang, CA.

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William ‘Bill' Douds, age 81 of Santa Ynez passed away in Solvang on Friday, June 21st. He was born July 6, 1937 in Jamestown, New York to William V. and Mary E. (Swain) Douds. After several years in Westfield, NY the Family moved to St. Petersburg, FL where Bill graduated from St. Petersbur…

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James Richard “Jim” Saulsbury was born in a small home in Los Alamos, on July 18, 1928. He was the seventh of eight children born to James Albert Saulsbury and Virginia Saulsbury, née Stowe. He attended valley schools and graduated from Santa Ynez Valley Union High School in 1947. In October…

James Richard “Jim” Saulsbury was born in a small home in Los Alamos, on July 18, 1928. He was the seventh of eight children born to James Albert Saulsbury and Virginia Saulsbury, née Stowe. He attended valley schools and graduated from Santa Ynez Valley Union High School in 1947. In October…

The family of Robert (Bob) Jurgensen sadly announces his passing on the morning of June 21, 2019. He died peacefully at home surrounded by loving family members after a valiant two-year battle with lung cancer. He was 87 years old.

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Keith Maynard Hinchcliffe was born November 14, 1950 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and passed away on May 30, 2019 at Serenity House in Santa Barbara, following a brief illness. Keith was the youngest of three children, born to Maynard and Olive Hinchciiffe (both predeceased). He went to schoo…

Doug left us peacefully in his sleep the morning of June 13th. He was born in California, and raised in Michigan where he developed his love for cars. He moved to LA where he launched his successful photography company. He later settled in Malibu with his wife Frances and his two daughters b…

Erik died peacefully on June 12, 2019 in Morgan Hill, California, following a brief illness. He was 79 years old.

Ed passed away in Santa Barbara after suffering for several years with Alzheimer's disease. He was a man of integrity, kind and patient. He loved God and his country.

Born April 30th, 1921 in Covington Kentucky, Lifted to Heaven May 15th, 2019 Surrounded by family in the presence of the Lord – 98 years of Godly living. She lived in the Santa Ynez Valley for 60 years lighting up wherever she went with her smile. Services will be held Sat. June 22, 2019, at…

Born April 30th, 1921 in Covington Kentucky, Lifted to Heaven May 15th, 2019 Surrounded by family in the presence of the Lord – 98 years of Godly living. She lived in the Santa Ynez Valley for 60 years, working for S.B News Press and as a preschool teacher in church for more than 40. Precede…

Gordon J. Erickson of Folsom, California, passed away June 9, 2019. He was 94. Mr. Erickson was born and raised in Chicago and at age 17, joined the US Navy, serving in the Mediterranean and Atlantic during World War II. After the war, he would attend Cornell College in Iowa, where he met Ru…

Lew, 80, passed away peacefully at Atterdag Village in Solvang after a lengthy and valiant battle with Alzheimer's disease.

Duane Lamberton, age 77, passed away peacefully at the Serenity House surrounded by friends and family on May 16, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Carol Ann Molesworth passed away in the early morning on June 4, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was born in Wichita, Kansas on January 12, 1938 to Merry Carol Philllips and J. B. Metz. In her early years she spent a great deal of her life with her maternal grandparents. At the age of 6 h…

Come Home! Jean Chaney heard the words “Come Home” and she said “Yes Lord, I am coming home.” Jean's sunrise was April 8th, 1935 in Newport Beach, CA. Her sunset was June 1, 2019 in Solvang, CA. She passed from this life at Atterdag Village, surrounded by love.

Full obituary: americanobituary.net. Services June 6, 2pm, Bethania Lutheran Church, Solvang, CA. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to ELCA World Hunger, at P.O. Box 1809, Merrifield, VA 22116-8009; or ONLINE: ELCA.org/hunger/donate

Chester Ward Brewer peacefully passed from this life in his own home in Buellton

Pat Murphy left her beloved Valley, friends, and family peacefully, joining those who she had loved and lost before, on May 13, 2019, just after celebrating her 94th birthday.

Eldon 'Howard' Petersen, at the age of 82, passed away on May 16, 2019, surrounded by loving family after a valiant fight with Parkinson's. Howard was born in Solvang, CA on June 8, 1936, to Hans and Mabel Petersen.

William Raymond "Bill" Sooter, 81, resident of Lompoc, passed away May 22, 2019. Arrangements are in the care of Starbuck-Lind Mortuary, Directors. www.starbucklind.com

Tony Bell died 5/19/19 at age 83 from pneumonia and other health issues. He resided in Solvang from 1951-63. Tony was a Professor of Sociology at Cal State, Fullerton for over 50 years. He is survived by wife Karen (Strandskov), sons Erik, Alan, & Carlo, and 7 grandchildren. Full obituar…

Donna Marie Harcourt, 85, passed away on March 29, 2019. She was born Dec. 7, 1933, in Long Beach, Calif., to Elmer and Alma Decker. Donna attended Polytechnic High School and then Marymount College. She was a resident of the Adelaida area for over 40 years serving on the board of directors …

Murdoc Campbell ‘Cam' Munn III beloved husband for 35 years to Joan Munn of Los Olivos CA, passed away on Sunday May 19, 2019 at the age of 63. He was born in Texas, spent his early childhood in Alaska, and eventually moved to California where he graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in…

John passed away quickly on April 2, 2019 at Atterdag Care Center, after having been diagnosed with bladder cancer in January.

Josephine Harriet Wickwire, age 95, passed away April 29, 2019 surrounded by loving family. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward Giles Wickwire III in 2011. She is survived by Daniel, Esther, Elizabeth, John and Camille. Josephine was blessed with 10 grandchildren and 18 great gra…

Jens Frederik Jarlshoi Birkholm, was born in Copenhagen, Denmark to Inger Jarlshoi Birkholm and Sidney Frederik Birkholm. He so quietly slipped away at SB Cottage Hospital at the age of 80. He leaves behind his wife Petey, son Robert, brother Hans, niece Karine, nephews Alan and Erik, and fi…

Jose Arias-Chavarin, 63, resident of Los Alamos, passed away May 1, 2019. Arrangements are in the care of Starbuck-Lind Mortuary, Directors. www.starbucklind.com

Frank Marvin Dews Jr., 73, passed on April 20, 2019. He was born in Vernon Texas on July 27th, 1945. Frank was raised in Ontario, Ca and attended Chaffey high school where he played drums in the marching band. He continued his music career and education at U.C. Santa Barbara where he earned …

On Wednesday morning May 1st our loving and selfless father was called home to be with the Lord. John was born in Los Angeles California and grew up in Santa Ynez Valley California where he owned and operated the family business while pursuing his love of being a farmer. Married for 42 years…

Rosemary Quiroga Hernandez passed away on May 4, 2019 at 4:30pm in Bakersfield, California. She was born in Santa Barbara, California to Madeline B. Monroy and Joseph Miranda. Rosemary attended Santa Ynez College School and Santa Ynez High School, living on The Santa Ynez Indian Reservation …

Gladys Mae FitzGerald, 92 years old, born January 10, 1927, in Solvang, California, passed away Thursday morning, May 2, 2019. Her parents, Jack and Gerda (Rasmussen) Ross, were an early Solvang family and business owners.

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