Surrounded by family, Virginia (Ginny) Gertridge peacefully took her last bow in this life at her home in Menlo Park on April 21st. She was 91.
Born in Hollywood, Virginia was the second of four children. Her childhood years were spent in Ontario and Napa, CA.
Graduating from Napa High School in 1942, she went to work for the Naval base on Mare Island for the remainder of WWII, followed by ...
Emery Ottey Goity, known to her family and friends as "Mimi," died on April 25th in Palo Alto at the age of 78.
Mimi is survived by Jean, her loving husband of nearly 56 years, sons Roland and Larry (Trish), daughter Carol Olson (Steve), and four grandchildren: Sam, Rose, Chad, and Mira. In addition, she is survived by her brother David Ottey of Yelm, WA, and was preceded in death by her older ...
Eunice D. Haas of Palo Alto was born on Christmas Eve in 1918 in New York City and died on June 15, 2016, at home in Palo Alto.
Eunice was a lifelong lover of reading, writing, theater, dance, music and her devoted family; a book club and writing group member of long standing; and a walking repository of show tune lyrics, literary quotations and time-honored jokes.
She was also a great telle...
Bob Haeckl, a resident of Mountain View, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 8, 2016 from an undetected enlarged heart at the age of 51 while vacationing with his family at Lake Tahoe. He generously and whole-heartedly loved his family and friends.
Robert (Bob) Everette Haeckl was born in Santa Clara, California on August 19, 1964 to parents Fred and Ann (Glendinning) Haeckl. His parent...
Maurine passed away peacefully in Palo Alto, California, with family at her side. She was born in Parker, South Dakota, and moved to California as a young woman. Maurine was a longtime resident of Lytton Gardens senior housing. At age 92, she lived a rich and full life with very few woulda-coulda-shouldas. She was preceded in death by her ex-husband, Patrick, and her oldest son, Brian. She is surv...
Jan. 12, 1933 - April 11, 2016
Palo Alto, California
Larry Henninger died peacefully in the Skilled Nursing Facility at the Vi in Palo Alto on April 11, at age 83.
He was born in Roseburg, Oregon. One of his biggest adventures as a teenager was attending the International Boy Scout Jamboree in France in 1945, an unusual opportunity to see Europe while it was still recovering from WWII. He graduated from Stanford in 1954 with a B.A. in economics. ...
Robert Edwin Hintz
Dec. 13, 1948 - Aug. 4, 2016
Redwood City, California
veteran, business, public service
Robert (Bob) Edwin Hintz, age 67, succumbed to gastric cancer on Aug. 4, 2016, surrounded by loved ones in his home in Redwood City, CA.
Born on December 13, 1948, in New Britain, CT, to Edward and Dorothy Hintz, Bob was the 2nd of 5 boys (Edward, Mike, Eric, and Arthur) who all loved sports and each other.
Bob graduated from Cromwell High School, in Cromwell, CT, and then Hartford Institut...
H. Richard Hollow
Nov. 27, 1930 - April 23, 2016
Mountain View, California
H. Richard Hollow
Humphrey Richard Hollow (Richard) was born in the UK on November 27, 1930. He worked in the oil fields of Iraq after graduating from college as an engineer. Thatâ€™s where he lost part of his left hand in a blasting accident.
After relocating to California, he worked at NASA Ames and Syre in Mountain View for about 20 years before retiring in 1996. He lov...
Thomas Francis Horan Jr., 55, earned his eternal wings July 2nd at 10:02am in his home surrounded by loved ones. He shared 29 years of marriage with his beloved wife, Melanie Therese Horan.
Born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, Tom Horan was the son of Thomas and Mary Ellen Horan. Formerly of Mountain View, Tom graduated from Saint Francis High School in 1979. He then went on to graduate from Sa...
Laddie Hughes passed away on July 17, surrounded by her family. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and community member. Those she knew and loved will remember her love for her husband and family, her fondness of music, her organizing genius, dedication to learning, commitment to social justice, leadership with respect to women’s rights and active involvement in politics.
Former Palo Alto resident Evalyn T. Hutzel, 100, of Medford, Oregon, died July 11, 2016, with her family by her side. She was born in Strathroy, Ontario, Canada, and grew up in Detroit, Michigan. She received bachelor’s and nursing degrees from the University of Michigan and later, in her 60s, earned a master’s degree in health science from San Jose State University.
In 1941, she married J...
Dr. Iran Iranpour, left us on May 10, 2016, in Menlo Park, California. She is survived by her husband of forty-nine years, Dr. Manouchehr Kavoosi. Iran was born in 1943 in Tehran, Iran, into a Zoroastrian family, mother Gohar and father Dinyar.
She completed her Medical Doctorate at Tehran University of Medical Sciences. After finishing her residency in Dermatology in 1969, she started her prac...
Jan. 25, 1943 - Aug. 22, 2016
Palo Alto, California
Theodore (Ted) Jacob passed away peacefully in his sleep in his home in Palo Alto on Aug. 22, 2016, following a seventh-month battle with cancer.
Born in New York City, Ted grew up in Los Angeles and graduated from the University of California-Berkeley. After earning his doctorate in psychology from the University of Nebraska, he served as a tenured faculty member in the Departments of Psychol...
Justin Manning Jacobs, Jr., a beloved son, father, grandfather, brother, companion, and friend, lost his valiant battle with cancer on August 7, 2016.
He was 82 years old. He passed peacefully at home with loved ones by his side.
Justin was born August 28, 1933, in San Francisco to Justin Manning Jacobs and Nita Mae Jacobs. He graduated from Stanford University and served in the U.S. Army. ...
Jan. 2, 1983 - Aug. 11, 2016
Menlo Park, California
Nick Jenkins, 33, a lifelong resident of Menlo Park passed away August 11, 2016, after a 7-year battle with a brain tumor.
Nick never complained while enduring multiple treatments and faced each setback with strength, dignity and a sense of humor.
We will always remember Nick for his kindness and compassion for friends, children and animals.
Nick graduated from M-A in 2001 and after wor...
Randolph George-Angel Jimenez departed his life on April 5, 2016 at the age of 43. He was born on March 29, 1973, in Mountain View, CA, to Ruth Corrales and Miguel Jimenez. Randolph leaves behind his wife Marylou Jimenez, and his children Randy Donovan, Christopher Ryan, Kaiana Ariel, and Kieli Rae. Survived by his siblings Miguel Jimenez, Connie Silva, Melina Corrales, Michael Corrales and Ashley...