Jeanette Owen Inman, 92, peacefully passed away Tuesday, April 28, in Palo Alto. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Arthur N. Inman.
Jeanette was born in San Jose in 1922, where she spent her childhood as a student of music and dance. She attended SJSC where she was active in Ero Sophian/Alpha Phi sorority, and her abilities in dance, playing piano, art, journalism and choreo...
March 6, 1938 - April 28, 2015
Palo Alto, California
Beverly James was a graphic designer who dedicated her life to art and artists. She served as trustee of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco for nearly 20 years, and as trustee of the San Francisco Art Institute, serving a term as chairman of the board. She earned an A.B. in fine arts at San Francisco State University in 1961.
Beverly was born in San Francisco in 1938 and grew up in Redwood...
Robert F Jordan
July 19, 1933 - April 10, 2015
Redwood City, CA, California
Robert (Bob) Jordan passed away peacefully on April 10th surrounded by his family after exchanging heart-felt goodbyes. He was a loving, proud father and husband, survived by his wife Barbara Jordan (Alameda, CA), his sons Tim Jordan (Bremerton, WA) and Kevin Jordan (Alameda, CA) as well as daughters Jill Heryford (Vashon Island, WA) and Becky Mees (Bend, OR), and nine grandchildren.
Bob was bo...
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) ...
Paul M. Lufkin, Sr., died peacefully at his Palo Alto home recently, at age 91. A classic example of "The Greatest Generation," his long, full life encompassed the Depression, World War II and the early days of the Silicon Valley, when he joined an up-and-coming company called Hewlett-Packard Associates.
A devoted volunteer, in 2001 Paul was given a certificate of appreciation by the California...
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...
June 20, 1934 - May 9, 2015
Palo Alto, California
Ron Olmstead, a fifth generation Californian, passed away peacefully on Saturday, surrounded by family members.
Born in San Jose in 1934, Ron was proud of his heritage as a member of one of Santa Clara Valley's pioneer farm families. He was a graduate of Palo Alto High School where he played football and baseball. Ron was a member of the 1950 Paly football team that went 10-0 under legendary co...
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...
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...