Last updateTue, 25 Oct 2016 5pm


OBIT MaryLongaker

Mary Adelaide (Addie) Longaker, nee Jackson, passed away peacefully in Los Altos on September 29, 2016 at the age of 87.

Addie was born in Pine Falls, Manitoba, Canada in 1929. After graduating high school, she attended business college in Winnipeg. She began her career at the paper company in Pine Falls then joined Moores’ Business Forms Ltd., transferring to the San Francisco office in 1956.


OBIT RichardPeters

Richard Peters, M.D., 89, passed away peacefully on October 16, 2016. Richard was born June 15, 1927 in Connecticut. He is survived by his wife Mary Nichols-Peters, and daughters, Karen Grenfell, Jennifer Cramer, Amy Aiken, two stepsons, seven grandchildren. 


OBIT MatthewCabot

Los Altos Hills, Calif. – Mathew “Matt” August Cabot, died peacefully at his home in Los Altos Hills on Oct. 13, 2016, from congestive heart failure. He was 78.

Matt was born on June 4, 1938, in Lexington, Kentucky, but grew up in the Bay Area. After graduating from Bellarmine High School in 1957, Matt enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served as an intelligence specialist for two years before entering Kansas University. Rock Chalk Jayhawk KU!


OBIT MardellBlaufarb

Kindness, generosity, insight, curiosity, and deep caring for people characterized the life of Mardell Blaufarb (neé Aronson), inspiring and delighting all who knew her. She was born on May 28, 1928, and passed away on September 2, 2016.


OBIT KerstinJansson

Resident of Los Altos

Kerstin Jansson passed away peacefully in her home on September 18, 2016 at the age of 89.

Kerstin was born in Kungsbacka, Sweden on January 5, 1927 to Bertil and Edith Ekman. At the age of 18 she met her husband, David Jansson, an officer in the merchant marines. She joined him on board ship for the first two years of their marriage, traveling around the world.

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