William “Bill” G. Yoder, 78

William “Bill” G. Yoder, 78, passed away on February 7, 2005, in McMinnville, OR. He was born on April 17, 1926, in Los Angeles, CA. Mr. Yoder was the son of Grover Cleveland and Gladys Hoard Yoder. He was raised in Los Angeles. He graduated from El Monte High School in 1943. That same year, […]

Mrs. Carmen Gaytan, 89

Mrs. Carmen Gaytan, 89, passed away on February 10, 2005, at Fallbrook Skilled Nursing. She was born on July 16, 1915, in Mexico. She has been a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for the last three years. Mrs. Gaytan retired from the Packing House. The date of her retirement is unknown. Mrs. Gaytan was preceded in […]

Richard (Dick) K. Saunders, 87

Richard (Dick) K. Saunders, 87, died last Thursday, February 10, 2005, after a valiant fight against cancer. He was born on May 30, 1917. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Marion Saunders, and his son, Rick, and Rick’s partner Vicki Chamberlain; daughter Vicky and her husband Dan Schwartz; grandchildren Eli Saunders, […]

Mrs. Phyllis H. Washburn, 90

Mrs. Phyllis H. Washburn, 90, passed away on February 3, 2005, in Murrieta, CA. She was born on April 4, 1914, in Sturgeon Bay, WI. Mrs. Washburn lived in Murrieta, CA, for six years and was a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for 25 years. Mrs. Washburn was a member of St. Martha Catholic Church in […]

Icedore Iris (Bea) Burroughs, 99

Icedore Iris (Bea) Burroughs, 99, passed away on February 3, 2005. She was born on January 14, 1906, in Rosebury, OR. Mrs. Burroughs was a resident of Rancho Vista Retirement Community, Vista, CA. Mrs. Burroughs was the daughter of Charles & Minnie Matthews. She graduated from Monmouth College, OR. She married John Harold Burroughs. They […]

Mrs. Mattie Thelma Ratterree, 79

Mrs. Mattie Thelma Ratterree, 79, passed away on January 27, 2005. She was born on October 30, 1925, in Pine Bluff, AR. She resided in Pine Cove, CA (in Idyllwild). Mrs. Ratterree retired after working as a bookkeeper/accountant. Mrs. Ratterree is survived by her son Geoffrey Leroy Quinn; daughter Valerie Mayo, Idyllwild, CA; sister Bettie […]

Mrs. Joy Ann Waibel, 73

Mrs. Joy Ann Waibel, 73, passed away on January 31, 2005. She was born on October 28, 1931, in Oklahoma City, OK. Mrs. Waibel is survived by her husband Arbert Waibel, Oceanside, CA; daughters & sons-in-law Lisa & Skip Estes, Poway, CA, Linda & Randy Robinson, Oceanside, CA, and Lori Waibel, Oceanside, CA; son Mark […]

Mr. Maurice Leroy Ratterree, 73

Mr. Maurice Leroy Ratterree, 73, passed away on February 1, 2005. He was born on October 13, 1931, in Arkansas. He had lived in Fallbrook, CA, for the past three months. Mr. Ratterree retired after working as a carpenter and served in the US Army. Mr. Ratterree was preceded in death by his sister, Mattie […]

Mr. Daniel J. Machado, 50

Mr. Daniel J. Machado, 50, passed away on February 5, 2005. He was born on November 9, 1954, in Fallbrook, CA. Mr. Machado was a resident of Pala, CA, for 50 years. Mr. Machado worked as a security guard for the Soboba Indian Casino and later as a maintenance man. He was a member of […]

Mr. Laurence Duffy Thornburgh, 83

Mr. Laurence Duffy Thornburgh, 83, passed away on February 2, 2005. He was born on May 7, 1921, in Pasadena, CA. He was a resident of Fallbrook, CA, for 20 years. Mr. Thornburgh retired from the Los Angeles County Dept. of Public Social Services in 1980. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Seminary, […]