May 6, 1960 - May 19, 2014
Mountain View, California
Holly passed away peacefully at home in the loving presence of her family on Monday, May 19. Beloved wife of Stephen Crain for 25 years, loving mother of Connor and Madalaine, cherished daughter of Audrey and Kenneth Burn, dear sister of the late Janet Burn. Fondly remembered by Ollie Crain Finnie and James Finnie (Ottawa) Michael Crain and Linda Crain (Vancouver) Edwin Crain (Toronto), Viveca C...
Oct. 13, 1937 - May 19, 2014
John passed away peacefully at home with family and friends by his side. Born to Fred and Grace Sanders in Bridgeport, AL. John enlisted in the Navy in 1955 and was discharged at the Alameda Naval Base on Dec. 16 1958 and decided to make CA his home. In Feb.,1959 John joined the Los Altos Fire Department where he was employed for 30 years; for 20 of those years he was Fire Chief for Los Altos. He ...
Nov. 10, 1931 - May 19, 2014
Mountain View, California
Mary Burns, resident of Mountain View, California, died suddenly, but peacefully, May 19, 2014 at 9:19 a.m. in the circle of her family. Born Mary Kathryn Morse on November 10, 1931, in South Dakota, she grew up in Berkeley, California, and graduated from Berkeley High in 1949. She was a devoted wife for 63 years to Robert Burns, retired Fire Chief of Mountain View; loving mother to Kevin, Pat, Te...
Born in San Francisco, Nancy was a lifelong resident of San Mateo County, living primarily in Menlo Park.
A graduate of Woodside High, she earned a degree in Political Science from UC Berkeley in 1983. She received her law degree in 1998 from Golden Gate University and was admitted to the California State Bar on December 7, 1998.
Nancy lost her battle with cancer on May 19, 2014. She was ...
O.H. (Dave) Davison, 85, of Portola Valley, CA, passed away at home on May 18, 2014.
Dave was born on March 27, 1929, in San Francisco and he grew up in Hillsborough. He graduated from the New Mexico Military Institute and went to Stanford University, where he met Virginia Burroughs, the love of his life.
After graduating and serving in the Korean War, Dave married Ginny on A...
Doris Hope Yep, born in Palo Alto on April 14, 1917, died at her home on May 17 due to complications from a stroke.
Beloved by her large extended family and many friends, a Service of Thanksgiving was celebrated in her memory at the Chapel at Alta Mesa Cemetery led by Reverend Terry Gleeson of All Saints Episcopal Church, where Doris and her family have worshiped since the family settled in Pal...
Betty Jean Ogawa
Oct. 28, 1944 - May 16, 2014
public service, arts/media
Betty Jean Ogawa, a resident of Atherton, CA, died in San Francisco May 16, 2014. She was an active member of several volunteer and charitable organizations. She was the 2013 President of the MPL of San Francisco Symphony, Co-Chair of the Tiffany Circle for the Bay Area Red Cross, and Chair, Community Advisors, Bechtel International Center, Stanford University. She also served on the board of the...
Murray Chapman Hunt
Sept. 10, 1919 - May 15, 2014
public service, sports, arts/media, veteran
Murray C. Hunt, 94, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at The Meadows of Napa Valley on May 15, 2014. Born on September 10, 1919, to James Murray Hunt and Eva Turner Chapman Hunt, Murray was raised in Berkeley.
Together with Louise Feagins Hunt, the love of his life for 64 years, Murray journeyed in 1959 from Oak Park, Illinois, to California in a red Volkswagen bus with five kids. The...
Natalie H. Stotz, beloved wife of the late Ted S. Stotz, died peacefully at her home at the Vi in Palo Alto, on May 14, 2014. She worked for more the 45 years at Triplett Financial Services as a Chartered Life Underwiter. She was a longtime supporter of the arts: the San Francisco Ballet, San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Symphony. She leaves no family but many friends....
Carol Hastings died suddenly in the early morning hours of May 10 at her home in Woodside. A devoted wife and mother, treasured sister, beloved friend and dedicated colleague, her passing is mourned by a countless number of people who loved her dearly.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Carol was the eldest of four children born to James and Nancy Worthington Hastings. After graduating from the Univ...
Beloved sister, aunt and loyal friend, Mildred lived a long and full life. Born in Lismore, Minnesota, she moved to the Bay Area in 1960. A dedicated patron of animal welfare and the environment, she was an independent woman with strong character, well-read, intelligent and compassionate. She was always devoted to her cats, usually rescued by her. She loved house boating and tailgate picnics while...
Sept. 7, 1948 - May 5, 2014
public service, sports, business, teacher/educator
Arthur Douglas Wong, a 32-year Atherton resident and the longtime owner of Ramona’s Pizza in Palo Alto, peacefully passed away at his home after a 12-year battle with brain cancer. He was 65.
Mr. Wong was born on Sept. 7, 1948, in the Taishan region of southern China. At the age of 5, he immigrated with his family to San Francisco. He met his future wife, Judy, at a Palo Alto church dance, and ...