Daniel R. Cleeves

Daniel R. Cleeves passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2005, in Santa Rosa, CA, due to complications from Lupus at the age of 50. Dan was born in Leadville, CO, and moved to Fallbrook at age 8 when his father died in 1962. He lived on an avocado and lemon ranch near Live Oak Park […]

Barbara Anne Schmid

Barbara Anne Schmid died quietly at home on June 7, 2005.  Born Barbara Anne Kersteiner in Covina, CA on January 21, 1924, she grew up in Coachella, CA graduating from Coachella Valley High School in 1941. She worked at Coachella Valley County Water District for over 20 years (most of that time as Secretary of the […]

Mr. William L. Goss, 72

Mr. William L. Goss, 72, passed away on June 1, 2005, at Palomar Medical Center in Escondido, CA. He was born on June 22, 1932, in Springfield, MO. Mr. Goss was a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for 10 years. Mr. Goss served in the US Air Force from 1952 to 1956. He attended United Methodist […]

Babs Somacal

Fallbrook lost a pioneer resident, Babs Somacal, on May 26, 2005. Born May 13, 1917, in Fallbrook, CA, to Rex & Josephine Reader in their residence where the San Diego County Library is now located, Babs attended school and graduated high school in 1936. In 1944 Babs married Geno Somacal, a Fallbrook resident since 1911. […]

Charles Dudley Warner, Jr.

Charles Dudley Warner, Jr. died from an aneurysm May 27, 2005, at Mercy Hospital in San Diego, CA. He was 86. He was born on September 20, 1918, in St. Paul, MN. He married Harriet Marie Maxa and attended the University of Minnesota College. He ran Cresta Blanca (now Wente Bros.) Winery in Livermore, CA, for many […]

Charles B. Martin, 68

Charles B. Martin, 68, of Vista, CA, died Monday, May 30, 2005, in Thornton Hospital, La Jolla, CA. Born Jan. 30, 1937, in Fallbrook, he had lived in Vista about 40 years. Charlie was a graduate of Fallbrook High School in 1954. He spent most of his adult life working as a heavy duty equipment […]

Ms. Wilma Rae Kimball, 65

Ms. Wilma Rae Kimball, 65, passed away on May 21, 2005, at Pomerado Hospital, in Poway, CA. She was born on May 18, 1940 in Sonora, CA. Ms. Kimball was a resident of Fallbrook, CA for 63 years. Ms. Kimball retired as a cement truck driver for Superior Ready Mix, in Fallbrook after 33 years. […]

Ms. Christine Lahey, 41

Ms. Christine Lahey, 41, passed away on May 21, 2005, at the Tri-City Medical Center. She was born on August 23, 1963 in Tampa, FL. Ms. Lahey was a resident of Fallbrook, CA for 17 years. Ms. Lahey was a member of Zion Lutheran Church. She is survived by her mother, Sharon Lahey, Fallbrook, CA, […]

Duval Sabino, 42

Duval Sabino, 42, passed away on May 20, 2005, in Carlsbad, CA. He was born on July 28, 1962, in Bronx, NY. Mr. Sabino was a car salesman for Five Hundred Motors in Oceanside, CA. He also served in the US Army and was a member of the Fallbrook United Methodist Church. Mr. Sabino was […]

Tevina Benedict, 54

EUGENE, OR — Tevina Benedict, 54, was killed in a fall on Saturday, May 7, 2005, at the Strawberry Hill Turnout on the Oregon Coast north of Florence. Born December 2, 1950, in Chicago, IL, she lived in Fallbrook, attending elementary and began high school there, where she was active on the debate team. She […]