Randy Calles, a Mountain View resident from 1961 to 1974, died on April 13 after a four-year battle with colon cancer. He was 53.
Calles moved to Mountain View at the age of 6. He went to Castro Elementary School, Graham Middle School and Mountain View High School.
He enlisted in the Army in 1974 and served in Germany. After the Army he graduated from Feather River College in Quincy, Calif. with a degree in forestry. After spending some years in Plumas, Colo., he moved to Santa Rosa where he worked for the city.
He is survived by his wife, Georgia Calles; his mother, Joyce Calles; siblings Jim Calles, Gloria Ortega, Elizabeth Mastracchio and Robin Cook; his long-time friend and sister-in law, Cheryle Calles; and nieces and nephews Brian Schuck, Maggie Freele, Jesse Calles, Ana Calles, Dominic Mastracchio, Nayeli Calles and Lily and Lucas Freele.