Philip John Dooley, 76

Philip John Dooley, 76, retired United States Marine Corps Colonel, died January 5, 2005, at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA, while vacationing with his family. Colonel Dooley was born and raised in Worcester, MA. He was predeceased by his father Philip E. Dooley, mother Mary Healy Dooley and stepmother Elizabeth Griswold Dooley. He […]

Marguerite Marie Gonzales, 76

Marguerite Marie Gonzales, 76, passed away on January 25, 2005. She was born on December 21, 1928 in Los Angeles, CA. Mrs. Gonzales was a resident of Fallbrook, CA for 2 years. Mrs. Gonzales was a member of the Catholic Church, swim club, she rode motocycles and race cars, she was a jokester. Mrs. Gonzales […]

Mrs. Michiko Reed, 74

Mrs. Michiko Reed, 74, passed away on January 20, 2005. Mrs. Reed was born on October 1, 1930, in Kagoshima, Japan. She was a Fallbrook, CA, resident for 46 years. Mrs. Reed was preceded in death by her first husband, Roger D. Putnam, in 1969; her grandson, Michael A. Palculich, in 1991; and her brother, […]

Mr. Adelaido “El Jefe” Vega, 93

Mr. Adelaido “El Jefe” Vega, 93, passed away on January 13, 2005. He was born on February 11, 1911, in Sinoloa, Mexico. He was a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for 40 years. Mr. Vega retired after working as a laborer at the Fallbrook Citrus Association for 13 years. He was a member of St. Peter’s […]

Mr. Pascal J. “Pat” Shampay, 86

Mr. Pascal J. “Pat” Shampay, 86, passed away on Jan.12, 2005. Mr. Shampay was born on August 9, 1918, in Chicago, IL. He was a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for 23 years. Mr. Shampay retired after working as a Fire Captain for the LA City Fire Department for 37 years. He served in the US […]

Mrs. Ursula E.M. Huettner, 81

Mrs. Ursula E.M. Huettner, 81, passed away on January 2, 2005, at her residence from liver disease due to hepatitis. She was born on March 22, 1923, in Kohren, Germany. She was a Fallbrook, CA, resident for 34 years. Mrs. Huettner retired from Pennsylvania Life Insurance as vice president in 1972. Mrs. Huettner was preceded […]

Marshall Murdock

Marshall Murdock, a beloved husband, father and friend, passed away at home on January 4 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was always ready with a corny joke or funny story and he will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife Jean, their five children and spouses, 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandsons. […]

Rachel Porter Barker, 96

Rachel Porter Barker, 96, died Dec. 30, 2004, at her home in Fallbrook, CA. Born May 6, 1908, in Wardner, Idaho, Mrs. Barker lived in Fallbrook for three years. She retired from Bon Marone in 1970. Mrs. Barker attended the University of Washington and the New England Conservatory of Music. She taught piano and also […]

Noah B. Praytor Jr., 80

Noah B. Praytor Jr., 80, died Jan. 6, 2005, at the Naval Hospital, Camp Pendleton, CA. Born July 1, 1924, in Waco, TX, Mr. Praytor lived in Fallbrook for 47 years. He retired from the US Marine Corps after serving as a Gunnery Sergeant for 26 years. He served in WWII and Korea and was […]

Jose Ventura, 67

Jose Ventura, 67, died January 8, 2005, in Fallbrook Hospital. Born July 28, 1937, in Cojomatlan, Michoachan, Mexico, Mr. Ventura lived in Fallbrook, CA, for 42 years. He was a field laborer for Earl Serry and Al Walker Groves in Fallbrook for 30 years and was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Community. Mr. Ventura […]