Andrew Joseph Kruep of Los Altos Hills, California, died instantly from injuries sustained in a car accident near Lockwood, California, on April 18, 2015. He was 24. He was a front seat passenger in a rollover accident in a rugged mountainous area of Monterey County.
He is survived by his parents Donna and Randall Kruep along with younger sister Julia and younger brother Christian, all of Los A...
Henry, known to his friends as "Hank," was born on March 15, 1938, in Stanford Hospital to Beth and Henry Kuechler (Mary Elizabeth Stewart & Henry Norbury Kuechler, Jr.) of Atherton, California.
His upbringing was greatly influenced and shaped by his beloved grandfather, A.O. Stewart.
Henry had three sisters, Sue (Mrs. James Harris, who preceded him in death), Sally (Mrs. Warren Debenham) ...
April 6, 1918 - March 25, 2015
Menlo Park, California
What an incredible life! Dorothy Mitchell passed away peacefully on March 25, 2015 at age 96 surrounded by loved ones at the home of her daughter, Kathy Kenney-Baskin of Menlo Park, CA.
Dorothy, better known as “Anyu” (Hungarian for mother) was born in Budapest, Hungary as Dorothy Renyi on April 6, 1918. After completing college Dorothy married Arthur Kanitz and had three children: Gabriella Pe...
Dec. 26, 1930 - March 12, 2015
Palo Alto, California
LaVon Morton died at home in Palo Alto, California, on March 12, at the age of 84, surrounded by her family. She was born in Russell, Kansas, to Ralph and Hazel Palmer.
After graduating from Kansas State University with a degree in education, she worked at a children's radio station and as a teacher before marrying Dean Morton in 1953 and starting her own family. With their growing band of chil...
Franklin enjoyed a long and useful life. He was born in Los Angeles as the oldest child of Franklin Osburn Olmsted and Geraldine Ines LaFetra. Brothers Richard and Gerald joined them in 1930. In September 1942, he enlisted in the Navy; in December, graduated from Pomona College; and in April, was commissioned ensign and found himself teaching navigation and close-order infantry drill (!) and other...
Robert R Pederson
May 8, 1933 - March 7, 2015
Los Altos, California
Pete, Bob, Coach, Granpa
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert Pederson. His joy of teaching and coaching live on even after retirement from the P.A.U.S.D. and his love of sports sprinkled with lessons of how to live a good and honest life will continue as his legacy. He was a devoted father, husband, grandpa and friend, as well as a loyal Palo Altan.
He is survived...
Richard Rosenbloom, 91, a well-respected television and movie producer, passed away peacefully at the Vi of Palo Alto, California, retirement community on March 28, 2015.
He was born in Far Rockaway, New York, was a graduate of the University of Michigan, and continued his education at The New School for Social Research in New York and The Ecole Technique du Cinema in Paris, France. He served a...
Aileen Dina Schiel, 86, of Portola Valley, California, died on Friday, March 20th. She is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, George Ellis Schiel.
Aileen was born to the late Remo and Annie Marchi on October 11, 1928. Aileen graduated from Sequoia High School and lived in Woodside until she married George Schiel on August 14, 1949.
Aileen was an active parishioner and volunteer at St...
Joanna Stedman, 94, died peacefully in her sleep at home on April 11.
Born in Amsterdam, Joanna, along with her brother and parents, came to North America at an early age to join other relatives who had made the journey and spent three years in British Columbia before becoming United States citizens. They moved to the Bay Area, and Joanna spent the rest of her life here, spreading kindness and ...
Feb. 13, 1939 - April 25, 2015
James Richard Weersing, 76, died surrounded by family on Saturday, April 25, 2015, in San Francisco. Born on February 13, 1939, in Los Angeles, CA, Jim received both his BA (1960) and MBA (1962) from Stanford University.
A successful entrepreneur and businessman, Jim had a career that spanned more than 50 years. He served as president of JRW Technology, managing general partner of MBW Managemen...