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April 20, 2024

Eleanor Robles

Eleanor Robles, 81, passed away peacefully August 18th, 2017 in Antelope, CA surrounded by her family. Services were held at St Theodores Catholic Church and she was laid to rest with her mother Maria De Jesus Aguinaga at Gonzales Cemetery.

Obituary | Terry Bengard

Terry Bengard, age 78, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2019, following a long and courageous battle with blood cancer.

Anna Marie Baumann Schweizer

Annie was born July 1, 1911 at home on Montgomery St. in San Jose, CA to Swiss German immigrants, Lorenz and Marie Baumann.

Francis “Sonny” Rianda

Francis “Sonny” Rianda, 85, of Gonzales passed away peacefully Friday, March 2, 2018 at his home surrounded by family and friends

Elsie Ines (Bassi) Costa

Elsie Ines (Bassi) Costa, 88, of Soledad, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018. She was born September 22, 1929, in Soledad, CA, and was raised and spent the majority of her life in the Soledad Mission District. She attended Mission Union Elementary School, Gonzales High School, and San Jose State University where she received her teaching degree and minored in music.

Obituary | Olivia Marquez Salas

Olivia Marquez Salas, 71, of Gonzales, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019.

Gilbert C. Lugo

Gilbert C. Lugo, 92, of Gonzales, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Kindred Nursing Pacific Care in Salinas.

William (Bill) E. Callahan Jr.

William (Bill) E. Callahan, Jr. died June 1, 2018 at Westland House, Monterey, California. William was born March 13, 1934 in Salinas, California.

Obituary | Marvin Bassetti

Marvin Bassetti, 66, passed away following a lengthy battle with ALS on February 22, 2019.

Leslie Plaskett Merrill

Leslie Plaskett Merrill passed away on August 3, 2017, in the loving embrace of her family. She was born in King City, CA and later moved to the Monterey Peninsula. Leslie loved her life overlooking the bay with the love of her life, her husband Scott. She enjoyed taking big ocean walks and watching the seals and otters play outside their window. Leslie loved watching Scott teach martial arts at Monterey Sports Center and was so happy to be Mrs. Sensei. She and Scott enjoyed their vacations in Lake Tahoe, where they had spent their honeymoon, and returned every year. A talented stylist, Leslie took wonderful care of her clients and valued their friendship greatly. She adored her children and grandchildren and cherished time spent with family.

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Soledad man sentenced for DUI murder

SOLEDAD — Soledad resident David Merino Ramirez, 32, was sentenced April 11 to 15-years-to-life in state prison after a jury in February convicted him...