Obituaries

John Deaver, 97

John V. Deaver died on March 22, 2020, in his home at Henry Ford Village, Dearborn, Michigan. He was born on June 16, 1922, in Tustin, California, the son of Virgil & Louise (Utt) Deaver.  He had been a resident of St. Clair County, Michigan, from 1983 until 2016 at which time he moved to the Henry Ford Village, a […]

Della Villalobos, 85

On February 28, 2020, Della Villalobos got her wings and went to walk with the angels. She was 85 years old. She was born on April 27, 1934. Della was a compassionate spirit whose passion was caring and praying for her family. Her firm belief in God supported her in her struggle and ultimately gave her peace. She was blessed […]

Geraldine Block, 87

Geraldine Mae Block (Gerry), age 87, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her residence at Cypress Court, Escondido, California February 16, 2020 of natural causes. She was born January 18, 1933 in Detroit, Michigan to Louis and Verena Chaussee. Gerry moved with her family at age 15 to Long Beach California. She married her first love, James Paul Block, […]

Patricia Ann Sexton Beck, 94

Patricia Ann Beck, 94, passed away on February 24, 2020 in Escondido, California with her family by her side.  “Pat” was born on Nov. 16, 1925 in Newport, Kentucky to Irvin & Mary Agnes Shorten Sexton.  She graduated from Mount St. Joseph’s College, Cincinnati in 1948 with a degree in journalism.  While she never worked in that field, she was […]

Catherine Moris, 77

Catherine (Kitty) Ellen Moris, age 77, passed away at the Westmont Town Court in Escondido, on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, where she had been a resident since May, 2019. Mrs. Moris was born on February 10, 1943 in Tarrytown, New York, the daughter of the late Curt & Elisabeth Klement Kruger. She grew up in Tarrytown  and graduated from Sleepy […]

Freda Faith Sullivan, 80

The day Freda Faith Sullivan (Faye) was born, February 25, 1939, it was cold enough to snow in the small North Carolina town known colloquially as “Valley of the Lilies.” Cold, wintery days brought her joyful memories of every Christmastime spent in the warm embrace of family. It is a blessing that the last holiday season she’ll take into eternity […]

Donna Kae Huffman, 81

Donna Kae Huffman, age 81 of Hermitage, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Mrs. Huffman was born in Los Angeles in 1938, and was raised, along with her younger sister by a single mom.  She graduated from Antelope Valley High and was hired at General Electric on Edwards Air Force base during the time people know as the Space […]

Betty Jo Ching, 85

Betty Jo Ching aka Betty Jo Deets, who was born on October 30, 1934 to Rex & Vivian Deets of Chicago, Illinois passed away peacefully at home in Menifee Lakes California on December 31, 2019. She was 85.  Mrs. Ching is survived by husband, Lincoln Ching, four children: David, Steven, Michael, and Cynthia, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren,  three sisters […]

Jane Trussell, 100

was principal, teacher at San Pasqual School for 34 years

Jane L. Trussell passed away peacefully on December 22, 2019 at home in Escondido at age 100.  Born Jane Largent in San Diego, on October 17, 1919, she grew up in San Diego and graduated from Point Loma High School in 1937.  She was in the honor society every year and President of the Girls’ Athletic Association in her senior […]


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