Author Archive for Nou Andee

Elaine Claire Rogers

Elaine Claire Rogers passed away on April 3, 2017 in Santa Rosa. She was born on November 30, 1937 in Niles, California to Thomas and Margaret Souza. Elaine married for 60 years to the love of her life, her beloved husband, Warren. They would go fishing and camping together. She enjoyed reading, entertaining people, and […]

William H. Dal Molin

William Harry Dal Molin passed away on April 11, 2017 in Napa at the age of 88. William “Bill” Dal Molin was born in Oakland, California to immigrant parents Frank and Mina (Minnie) Dal Molin on September 15, 1928. He lived most of his life in Sonoma County. Moving from Santa Cruz in the mid-1930s. […]

Leonides Joson Silverio

On April 2, 2017, Leonides Joson Silverio passed away from Pancreatic cancer. She was born January 28, 1934 in San Ildefonso, Bulacan Philippines. She attended San Ildefonso elementary school and Buenavista High School. She got her degree from the Philippine College of Optometry. She was a devout catholic, beloved wife of the late Manuel Silverio Sr.; […]

Richard Lee Lankford

Richard L. Lankford passed away on April 2, 2017 in Santa Rosa at 60 years of age. He was born in Princeton, West Virginia to Willard and Della Lankford. in 1958, Richard moved to Sonoma County. Between 1974-1978, he served in the United States Navy where he achieved the rank of Petty Officer 3rd Class. Richard enjoyed working as a Streets Department Senior […]

Charles Joseph D’Errico

Charles, 55 was a 6 year Navy Veteran with the rank of Lieutenant on a nuclear sub. He was an avid fly fisherman who loved the outdoors along with camping and white water rafting. Being a mechanical engineer, he liked to invent things or improve existing projects. He had a quick wit and sense of […]

Paul Thurman Hawkins

Paul Thurman Hawkins, our dad, was born on March 14, 1924 in Russett, OK, but he called ‘The Divide’ near Sweetwater, TX, his boyhood home. He passed on to be with our mom, Coleen, on March 26, 2017, just 12 days after his 93rd birthday. He was the baby of seven children born to George […]

Gilbert R. Moreno

Gilbert R. Moreno of Healdsburg, CA passed away on March 22, 2017 at the age of 65. He was born in Santa Rosa, CA on September 24, 1951 to Richard and Antonia Moreno. Gilbert leaves behind his beloved children, Diane Moreno and Israel (Jennifer) Moreno; and their mother Irene Moreno; as well as Isaac Duran […]

Elias Cruz Tamayo

On Saturday March 18, 2017, our dearest father Elias Cruz Tamayo passed away at home peacefully surrounded by his wife Maria of 67 years and family. He leaves behind twelve children, Anita, Ramiro, Alicia, Jerry, Alex, Amparo, Sam, George, Eva, Martha, Maggie and Elias, twenty grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren. Family and friends are invited […]

Joseph W. Polich

Joseph W. Polich, loving husband and father, passed away on March 14th in Santa Rosa, age 86. Born in San Francisco and a graduate from Mission High School, Joe was later inducted into the San Francisco Prep Hall of Fame. Still today, Joe is considered one of the best fielders in the history of San […]

James B. Paine Sr.

Always like to be called “Jim,” was born March 6th, 1923 to Henry and Flora (MacKinnon) Paine in Highland Park, IL, the youngest of 4 sons. Jim made the trek from Illinois to Southern California to Washington state, and other destinations before settling on a chicken ranch on the outskirts of rural Santa Rosa in […]