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R. Hollis Elliott
Feb. 8, 1935 - Nov. 1, 2015
Santa Rosa, California

R. Hollis Elliott, 80, died on Sunday, November 1, at his home in Santa Rosa, California, of a massive heart attack. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Debbie Devoto, his daughter Sherri-Ann Elliott, his son Roscoe Elliott, and his brothers Hayden (Pat) and Corbin (Arlene) Elliott as well as an extended family scattered throughout California and the U.S. Hollis was born Roscoe Hollis Elliott Jr. on February 8, 1935, in Bozeman, Montana, to Muriel Pease Elliott and Roscoe Hollis Elliott Sr. The middle of three boys, Hollis was not immune to trouble-making, a skill which served him well later in life. "Let me be the devil’s advocate," was often a phrase he used around dinner table discussions and when asked for a legal position, his first response was usually, "Who am I representing?" Hollis graduated from Gallatin County High in 1953 and spent a short time at the University of Montana before enlisting in the Marin Corps. He served much of his active duty from 1954 to 1956 onboard the USS Wasp, a tour which brought him to the Formosa Straits, Japan and the Philippines. Following his discharge, Hollis returned to Montana, and in 1958 moved his family to Menlo...

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Pauline Partti
Aug. 22, 1967 - Nov. 21, 2015 Mountain View, California

Pauline Partti died unexpectedly in Santa Clara, California on November 21, 2015 at the age of 48. Pauline is survived by her partner Brian, children Justine and Michael, father Allen, mother Katherine, and brothers Doug and Walter. Pauline was born on August 22, 1967 the middle daughter of th...

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Archie V. Osborne
March 7, 1938 - Nov. 19, 2015 Mountain View, California

Archie Victor Osborne of Mountain View, died peacefully surrounded by family on November 19, 2015. He was 77 years old. Archie was born on March 7, 1938 in Okolona, Mississippi. He graduated from Fannie Carter High School where he excelled in both sports and academics. Archie was a hardworking and d...

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Laura Pool Huber
Dec. 24, 1967 - Nov. 10, 2015 Menlo Park, California

Laura Pool Huber, of Menlo Park, died peacefully at her home on Nov. 10 from complications from advanced cancer. She was 47. Laura Spruance Pool was born on Dec. 24, 1967, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Growing up, she attended Shady Side Academy, where she was salutatorian of her class, and made h...

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Larry Colin
Jan. 19, 1931 - Nov. 3, 2015 Palo Alto, California

Larry Colin lived his life to the fullest while taking care of the world around him and died on Nov. 3, 2015, at 11:45 p.m. at his home in Palo Alto surrounded by his family and loved ones. He was born on Jan. 19, 1931, in Brooklyn, New York, to Maurice and Celia Colin, and had one sister, Rhoda Are...

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