Summary of obituaries from the "San Lorenzo Express", San Lorenzo, CA:
Mojarro, Felipe, died Nov. 20, 2001, age 74; San Lorenzo resident and business owner since 1961; daughters Sandra Montesdeoca (Castro Valley), Sylvia Freeby (Walnut Creek), and Angelica (New York), son James (Fremont).
Monge, Dorothy, died Jan. 9, 2004, age 81; San Lorenzo resident since 1974; husband Tony; sons Rick (Livermore) and Michael (deceased).
Moniz, Ann, died Oct. 13, 2001, age 94; San Lorenzo resident since 1923; husband Joseph (died 1959), daughters Shirley Hurst, Geraldine Ann Cuevas (died 1982), and Joyce Hahn (Gault), sons Robert (Hayward) and John (Gault).
Moniz, Lucille, died Dec. 4, 2003, age 82; San Lorenzo resident since 1960; husband Vincent (deceased); daughter Sharon (deceased) and Paulette Aguilar.
Moniz, Walter, Sr., died Sept. 23, 2005, age 80; San Lorenzo resident; wife Grace; sons Larry (Bullhead City, Ariz.), Frank (Saipan), and Joseph (Newark); daughter Linda Christensen (Paradise).
Morrison, Carly Beth, died June 14, 2002, age 19; lifelong resident of San Lorenzo; father Norman Morrison (Fremont), mother Robin Miller (Wash.), sisters Lea (San Mateo), Christi (Fremont), and Karen Allen-Moreno (Redwood City), brother John Moreno (New York).
Mose, Elizabeth Mary, died Sept. 16, 2001, age 71; husband John (deceased), daughters Becky, Elizabeth Guzman, and Catherine Gallegos (Ramona).
Muldowney, Carol, died Dec. 12, 2003, age 79; San Lorenzo resident since 1950; husband Thomas; daughters Lilas Marcussen and Peggy Stock (Piedmont).
Muldowney, Charles James, died March 3, 2002, age 82; San Lorenzo resident since 1950; wife Virginia, daughters Kathy Clark (Fremont), Maureen Allan (Modesto), and Terry Hill (Sherwood, Ore.)
Muller, Judith, died Sept. 12, 2001, age 64; San Lorenzo resident since 1973.
Murphy, Imogene, died April 21, 2001, age 98; former San Lorenzo resident and owner of dry cleaners in San Lorenzo; husband Marion (deceased), son Fred (Concord).
Murray, Dakotah Lee Mario, died Sept. 21, 2001, age 6; parents Michelle and Stacey Murray.
Murray, Daniel Joseph Jr., died Nov. 22, 2001, age 92; San Lorenzo resident since 1950; wife Ruth, daughter Margaret Hartwig (Gilroy), sons Daniel J. III (San Ramon) and Fred (Manteca).
Myers, Earl B., died Sept. 24, 2001, age 72; San Lorenzo resident since 1966; companion Revelyn Lago, stepdaughters Nodelyn Lago Smith (Palo Alto) and Lee Lago (Alameda), stepson Joe (West Hartford, CT).
Nelson, Emanuel P., died Dec. 25, 2004, age 90; San Lorenzo resident since 1952; wife Donna; daughter Roberta (San Francisco); son Robert (Wash.).
Nelson, Frank, died Dec. 21, 2000, age 85; San Lorenzo resident since 1958; wife Mary, sons Stanley (San Lorenzo) and Richard (Fremont), daughters Shirley Greene (San Lorenzo), Kolleen Peterson (Idaho), Barbara Caraway (Utah), and Idonna Nickell (Utah).
Nelson, Julie, died Nov. 15, 2001, age 81; San Lorenzo resident since 1957; son John (Eugene, Ore.).
Newcomer, Albert David, died March 4, 2001, age 90; long-time resident of San Lorenzo; wife Eldora (San Lorenzo), daughters Loretta Weatherman (Phoenix, AZ) and Carol Ann (Tracy), sons Thomas (Redding), Fred Brazil (Paradise), and Ronald (San Diego).
Newton, Betty Pearl, died May 13, 2003, age 81; San Lorenzo resident for 11 years; husband Eugene (deceased); son Bub Smith; sisters Lillian Roach and Wilma Irich (Missouri).
Nieto, Victoria P., died March 22, 2001, age 83; San Lorenzo resident since 1963; daughters Elsie B. Lujan (Fremont) and Sylvia Zamora (San Lorenzo), and Frances Vasquez (San Lorenzo).
Noe, Barbara, died Nov. 10, 2002, age 61; long-time San Lorenzo resident; daughter Jenna (Alameda), sons John, Dan, and D.J. (San Leandro).
Noga, William, died April 22, 2005, age 87; San Lorenzo resident; wife Dorothy (d. 2004); daughter Kathleen Roope (Nev.); sons Stephen (Ohio) and Glenn (Alameda).
Noonan, Patrick, died March 13, 2003, age 70; San Lorenzo resident since 1993; sister Mary Stoker (San Leandro); brothers William (Ore.), Michael (Clayton), and James (Brentwood).
Nordling, Lorraine, died April 30, 2005, age 90; San Lorenzo resident since 1961; husband A. Evert Nordling (deceased); son Lee (deceased); daughter Diane Hutchinson.
Nordstrom, Larry, died Jan. 9, 2004, in Martinez, age 60; longtime San Lorenzo resident; wife Sharon; sons Time (Livermore) and Tom (Missouri); stepson Ernie Lucero (Dublin); stepdaughters Sonja Perkins and Lori Plimmer (Dublin).
Normandin, Cecil William, died March 2, 2003, age 86; San Lorenzo resident since 1952; wife Marion; son James (Incline Village, Nev.); daughter Joan Hume (Union City).
Nunes, Edward D., died June 16, 2003, age 49; former San Lorenzo resident (Arroyo HS class of 1971); brother John (Livermore).
Nunn, James C. Jr., died Dec. 25, 2003, age 68; San Lorenzo resident since 1968; wife Deborah; daughters Mary VanderHeiden (Castro Valley), Betsy Bellmer-Lahman (Modesto), and Donna Fuller.
Obregon, Rosario, died April 14, 2002, age 93; San Lorenzo resident; wife Rebecca (deceased), daughters Ann Gonzalez, Esther Reyes (New Mexico), and Rebecca Mullen (Red Bluff), sons Samuel (Truckee) and Benjamin (Wisconsin).
O'Connor, Loyan, died May 30, 1997, age 65; longtime resident of San Lorenzo; husband John (died 2001); daughters Terri (Hayward), Shannon (Hayward), Sherri Sponsel (Hayward), and Janice Johnson (Louisiana); son Glenn (Maine).
Ohliger, Meredith, died Dec. 24, 2003 in Stockton, age 75; former longtime resident of San Lorenzo; husband Joseph (Stockton); daughters Linda Heibling, Mary, Patricia Frerking, and Judy Filppoff; son Joseph III.
Okada, Toshiharu, died Jan. 20, 2002; longtime San Lorenzo resident; commercial carnation grower for more than 65 years; wife Nobuko, daughter Maya, son Hideo (Hayward).
Oliveira, Harriet Bailey, died May 23, 2002, age 80; San Lorenzo resident since 1945; husband Sandy Guidry (died 1987), sons Herbert Guidry III (Livermore) and Mike Guidry (San Leandro).
Oliveira, Maria C., died Aug. 14, 2001, age 75; San Lorenzo resident for nine years; husband Gabriel, daughter Gabriela Lacerda.
Oliveira, Tina (Grammer), died March 29, 2002, age 72; San Lorenzo resident since 1960; daughters Tina Ragle (Antioch) and Catherine Winters (Fremont), sons Robert Winters (Carlsbad) and Daniel Winters (Sweden).
Oliveira-Rosswalter, Cheryl, died May 9, 2002, age 46; longtime San Lorenzo resident; husband Gred Rosswalter, sons Clint Kyle Young and Dustin Rosswalter (Hayward); parents Bill and Carole Oliveira.
Olsen, Jan Philip, died May 5, 2001, age 53; San Lorenzo resident; daughter Kristine Marie (Sacramento), sons Tyson (Tangen, Ore.) and Arno (Sacramento).
Olson, Henry, died June 6, 2002, age 85; San Lorenzo resident since 1958; wife Vivian (died 1997); sons Wayne (Florida) and Glenn, daughters Susan Bailey (Fremont) and Gail Faria (San Leandro).
Olson, Mel, died June 20, 2002, age 94; San Lorenzo resident since 1952; wife Rose (deceased).
Olson, Vivian, died 1997; San Lorenzo resident since 1958; husband Henry (see above).
Olson, Willard, died June 22, 2001, age 73; 39-year resident of San Lorenzo; wife Pat, daughters Diana (San Lorenzo) and Kathleen (Hayward), sons Michael (San Lorenzo), David (Walnut Creek), and Ricahrd (Pacifica).
Orio, Patricia, died in Tavares, FL, June 16, 1998; San Lorenzo resident 1952-1994; husband John (died 1977); sons Dale Cannella (Pinole) and David Cannella (Hayward); daughters Terry Cole (Florida) and Renee Morehead (Hayward).
Orozco, Maria, died Oct. 21, 2004, age 40; lifelong resident of San Lorenzo; parents Maria Robles and Jose Orozco (both of Nicaragua); sisters Martina Lopez (San Francisco) and Zaida Zambrana; brother Ervin (Phoenix).
Ortega, Judith M., died April 10, 2004, age 64; San Lorenzo resident; daughters Christine Adams (Salida) and Karen Sheldon; sons Augustine Jr. and Edward.
Ortiz, Cruz Richard, died Jan. 13, 2001, age 69; San Lorenzo resident since 1981; wife Carmen, daughters Tessie Ramon (Ripon), Cyndi Valdespino (San Leandro), and Delia Muniz (Hayward), stepdaughters Rosie Uslanghi (Hayward), Mary de la Cruz Costa (San Leandro), and Annette Swenson (Washington), sons Mike and Greg (both of Stockton), stepson Johnny Valez (Orange Co.).
Ortiz, Rolando S., died July 8, 2002, age 67; San Lorenzo resident since 1982; wife Martha, daughter Maritza Lopez, son Roland (Fla.). Ott, John Jr., died March 6, 2005, age 86; longtime San Lorenzo resident; wife Dorothy; daughter Christine (deceased); sons David (Pleasanton) and John (Lake Oswego, Ore.).
Owen, Opal, died March 5, 2005, age 82; San Lorenzo resident since 1958; husband Carl (deceased); daughters Janice Carbone (Sacramento), Rosemary, Pamela Kennan (Hayward); son Shawn (Colo.).
Pagan, Ruben, died Nov. 23, 2002, age 48; San Lorenzo resident for 20 years; sons Dennis Anchundo (Fremont), Steven Anchundo (Oakland), and Tony Anchundo (San Francisco).
Pagalunan, Ofelia, died Feb. 9, 2004, age 59; San Lorenzo resident since 2000; husband Arturo; sons Arnold (Phillipines), Dexter, Omar, and Arturo.
Palazzotto, Cosimo, died Nov. 29, 2000, age 77; lifelong resident of San Lorenzo, known to many as "Cos the Clown" in numerous community events; wife Lena, sons Michael (Minnesota) and John (Castro Valley), daughter Joanne Lindberg (San Lorenzo).
Pangelinan, Juan T. Sr., died March 9, 2001, age 56; San Lorenzo resident since 1985; wife Dorothy, sons Juan T. Jr. (San Lorenzo) and Joseph Q. (San Lorenzo), daughters Ann Marie Pangelinan-DeOliveira (Fremont) and Katherine (San Lorenzo).
Pardue, John, died Sept. 26, 2005, age 76; San Lorenzo resident since 1985; wife Marty Starry-Pardue; stepson Darrell Starry.
Parke, Richard, died July 24, 2005, age 82; San Lorenzo resident.
Passafiume, Josephine, died Sept. 26, 2005, age 76; lifelong San Lorenzo resident; brother Leonard (Valley Center).
Paterson, Andrew, died Nov. 14, 2003, age 71; wife Monica; sons Chris (Livermore) and Kevin.
Pella, Anselmo, died 1984; San Lorenzo resident for one year; wife Evelyn; six children.
Pella, Evelyn Annabelle, died Feb. 11. 2003, age 80; San Lorenzo resident since 1983; husband Anselmo (died 1984); six children.
Pena, Vincent, died April 28, 2004, age 88; San Lorenzo resident since 1965; wife Viola; daughters Gloria Branscum and Michelle Gardner; son Vincent G.
Pereira, Alice, died Sept. 26, 2002, age 77; San Lorenzo resident since 1993; husband Manuel (deceased), son Tony Alfonso.
Pereira, Stella, died Jan. 18, 2002, age 66; 16-year resident of San Lorenzo, owner of "Stella's Day Care" in San Lorenzo; husband David (deceased); sons Anthony and Terence.
Pereira, Terence, died Sept. 15, 2005, age 43; San Lorenzo resident; wife Franskin; daughter Crystal.
Perez, Betty M., died Jan. 16, 2002; San Lorenzo resident since 1961; son Jerry.
Perez, Maria V., died June 22, 2002, age 79; husband Paul (deceased).
Perez, Maria, died Dec. 6, 2002, age 93; husband Dionisio (died 1985); daughters Luisa Vazquez, Gladys Contreras (New Jersey), Martha Ortiz (Florida), and Nelisis Hernandez (died 1959); sons Juan Hernandez (Florida), Rigoberto Hernandez (Castro Valley), and Arnold Hernandez (Hayward).
Perez, Richard, March 8, 2002, age 54; wife Julie, daughter Dalela, son Danny Thomas (Manteca).
Perkins, Michiko, died March 10, 2002, age 71; San Lorenzo resident since 1972; husband Walter, sons Jim, John, and Joseph, daughter Dorothy.
Perlmutter, Harold, died Dec. 28, 2004, age 81; San Lorenzo resident for 13 years; wife Ruth; daughter Lisa Duerr (Sparks, Nev.).
Perry, Barbara U., died Feb. 6, 2002, age 66; San Lorenzo resident since 1976; daughters Charlotte Ortiz and Charlene Espinosa (both of San Leandro), son Reginald (Hayward).
Peterson, Arthur Carl, died Sept. 2003, age 97; longtime San Lorenzo resident, late of Salem Lutheran Home in Oakland; wife Georgia (died 1988); two daughters and two sons.
Pfann, Fred, died July 31, 2003, age 66; San Lorenzo resident; wife Ruth; daughter Janet Kilough (Little Rock, Ark.); sons Robert Drummond (Creswell, Ore.), Jim (San Ramon), and Bill.
Phillips, William Gerald, died Oct. 10, 2001, age 78; San Lorenzo resident since 1987; wife Frances, daughters Patricia Fleming (Danville), Carol Frugoli (Hayward), and Joann Rodriguez (Hayward).
Philpott, William R., died Sept. 20, 2004, age 75; wife Virginia; sons Richard (Castro Valley), James (Sunnyvale), and William V. (Tampa, Fla.); daughter Beth.
Pierce, Daisy Marie, died June 28, 2005, age 85; San Lorenzo resident since 1950; husband John (deceased).