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OBIT NancyStroud

Nancy F. Stroud passed away peacefully on Sunday evening, October 2nd 2016.

Nancy was born on March 9th, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois to Keith and Shirley Fanshier. Nancy attended The University of Illinois where she was a proud member of the Tri Delt Sorority and received her degree in Journalism in May of 1950.


OBIT RalphWoodley

Ralph Mark Woodley passed away on September 13, 2016 at his Los Altos home, with his wife of 42 years, Patricia, at his side. Ralph was the beloved son of Margaret Brooks and Ralph Emerson Woodley. Born Oct. 6, 1927 in Louisville, Kentucky, Ralph was raised in Kirkwood, Missouri and embodied Midwestern values throughout his life. A proud graduate of Purdue University in 1949, Ralph earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering and was a Phi Gamma Delta. Ralph then served two years in the Army instructing others in basic principles of engineering and in repairing tanks. After the Army, Ralph joined E.I. Dupont in Maryland, and after 13 years moved his family west to Palo Alto to begin a new career as an entrepreneur.


OBIT RobertWorcester

June 18, 1922 - September 13, 2016
Cupertino, CA.

Robert (Bob) Newell Worcester, born on June 18, 1922, journeyed to heaven on September 13, 2016 to meet up with his beloved wife, Polly. He was born in Long Beach, CA by a mother and father, Marie Ely and George Bucker Worcester.


OBIT JamesTaylor

Long time Los Altos resident Jim Taylor passed peacefully away in Chico, CA on September 20, 2016 with his two daughters Susan and Edith by his side. He was 94 years old.

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