Ena Patricia (Paddy) Saper

OBIT Ena Patricia (Paddy) SaperJan. 8, 1934 – Aug. 12, 2013 Dear Paddy, Five years today and still missing and needing you, Much more than imaginable. - Helen


Rose Maria Ruiz de Zuniga Joss Winkleman

OBIT Rose WinklemanRosa Maria Ruiz de Zuñiga Joss Winkleman was born on July 5th, 1934 in Tampico,Tamaulipas, Mexico, the second oldest of five children. Her brother Rodolfo, who preceded her in death and her sisters were Betty, Ileana and Marisa. She met John Joss in 1959 in Houston, Texas, and the couple married in the cathedral in Tampico on April, 23, 1960, with a much cherished Papal blessing. Their first daughter, Diana was born in February 1961 in San Rafael. After a brief period in Washington, D.C., the three returned to California, living in Palo Alto. Their second daughter, Lisa was born in 1962. They purchased a house in Los Altos that year, with daughter Alexandra joining the family in 1967. 

Antoinette Delores Seders Johnson

OBIT Antoinette Delores Seders Johnson Antoinette Delores Seders Johnson died peacefully at home in Los Altos, CA on July 27, 2018, holding the hand of her beloved husband, Perry Johnson. She was born Oct. 8, 1928 in Covington, LA to Tony Seders and Louise Sturm. Her mother died in 1931, leaving Antoinette with her dad and three half-siblings. After graduating in 1947, she moved to New Orleans where she worked as a credit girl for a loan company. She later moved to San Diego, CA and worked at the Convair Aircraft Plant as a secretary. She volunteered at the USO where she met the love of her life, a young sailor from New Mexico named Perry Johnson, whom she married on Jan. 21, 1951. Together they had four children: Steve (Cathy), Jerry (Erika), Gina (Carl), and Ronald (Monica).

Robert Emanuel Berry Sr.

OBIT Robert Berry onlineBorn on the 4th of July in Atlantic City, N.J., Robert Emanuel Berry Sr. went peacefully to God on July 23, 2018 at the age of 90. He lived an adventuresome life full of wonder and curiosity for the world, and while known for his remarkable career, Bob always kept his faith and family as his compass. Predeceased by his loving wife of 61 years, Dorothy, and his siblings; Marguerite Prost (Marcel), Charles (Martha), Joseph (Carol) and William Berry. Bob leaves behind his devoted son, Robert E. Berry Jr., his daughter-in-law, Sandra Pollano Berry, his four grandchildren; Renee (Matthew Boitano), Robert Leo (Megan), Andrea, Valentina, and his three great grandchildren; Jude and Reese Boitano, and Pippa Berry. He received his Bachelors of Science from Manhattan College and his Masters in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Bob served as Lieutenant in the United States Navy before his work as a pioneer in the aerospace industry.

Jerry Allred

OBIT Jerry Allred onlineDecember 29, 1922 – June 21, 2018 A longtime resident of Los Altos, Jerry was born in Denver, Colorado. He grew up and went to school in San Francisco. Alongside his mother, he worked as a welder in the San Francisco shipyards during WWII. He served in the US Army in Korea. And, upon returning home, he resumed his lifelong passion of playing golf whenever and wherever he could. Jerry became a PGA member and the Assistant Golf Pro at Harding Park Golf Course at Lake Merced in the early 1950s. He finished his career working over 30 years as a general contractor/carpenter. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mack and Emma, his wife, Alberta, and his sisters, Jean Homan and Betty Rogers. His is survived by his nieces and nephews and numerous neighbors and friends. He was one-of-a-kind and is truly missed. For additional information, please see the full obituary at Spanglermortuary.com


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