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ROBERT LERCH

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Robert Lerch, age 83, passed peacefully in his Los Altos home on February 23rd surrounded by his family. He was born in the Canton of Bern, Switzerland and immigrated to the United States in 1958, starting his engineering career in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he met and married his wife Denise.

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LUCILE “LUCY” TERESA HILLESTAD

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Lucile “Lucy” Teresa Hillestad, 81, of Woodruff passed away peacefully March 5, 2014.

Lucy was born in Mazomanie, WI to Gertrude and Frank Wolf on February 19, 1933. Lucy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend.

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JANET B. EGLINGTON

Janet B. Eglington, aged 93, passed away peacefully at her home in Los Altos on January 24. With a degree in bacteriology from the University of Idaho, she served in the U.S. Navy in WWII as a lab technician from 1943-45 at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Washington, D.C. In that capacity she met many key government players including members of the First Family and cabinet members who were treated at the hospital.

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JOHN ROBERT “BOB” BECK

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1924–2014

Resident of Los Altos 

Bob Beck passed away on February 16 at El Camino Hospital after a short illness. Born in Virginia, Minnesota on July 16, 1924, Bob graduated from Mountain Iron High School in 1941.

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ABE PRICE

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Abe Price, born January 9, 1923, died February 25, 2014. A native of Poland, he was a Holocaust survivor who met his wife, Sala Price, following World War II.

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JOHN F. SCHUCK

John Schuck passed away on February 20, 2014. He was born on April 10, 1929 on Long Island, New York. He was the oldest of six siblings.

John attended Rutgers University in New Jersey and played football for four years while studying for an engineering degree. He graduated with a BS in Ceramic Engineering.

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HILDA NELLIE WHITT

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Resident of Los Altos

Born:  Dec 7, 1916

Died:  Feb 8, 2014

Hilda Whitt passed away on February 8 at age 97.

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MARTIN NAVARRETE

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1950-2014

Resident of Los Altos

Martin was taken from this world Friday, February 21, 2014 after a lengthy illness. Our precious brother was many things, but most of all he was a devoted husband to his beloved wife Liz and stepson Matthew.

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