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  • Andrew Louis Zamberlin Obituary Photo
    Andrew Louis Zamberlin, 97 Palm Desert, California

    September 20, 1920 - November 26, 2017

    Andrew Louis Zamberlin, 97, of Palm Desert, CA peacefully passed away November 26, 2017 in Rancho Mirage, CA. He was born September 20, 1920 to Andrija and Luisa (Pakusich) Zamberlin in San Pedro, CA, and was a resident...


  • Lenora  Webster Obituary Photo
    Lenora Webster, 80 Rancho Mirage, California

    November 19, 1936 - November 7, 2017

    Lenora was born on November 19, 1936 and passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Lenora was a resident of Rancho Mirage, California.


  • Richard Wendell Coover Obituary Photo
    Richard Wendell Coover, 92 Desert Hot Springs, California

    January 17, 1925 - October 27, 2017

    Richard was born on January 17, 1925 and passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017. Richard was a resident of Desert Hot Springs, California.


  • Jeannette W. Pontrelli Obituary Photo
    Jeannette W. Pontrelli, 89 Indian Wells, California

    January 31, 1928 - October 18, 2017

    Jeannette Pontrelli, 89, of Indian Wells, CA passed away surrounded by family on October 18, 2017. She was born January 31, 1928 and was the youngest of eight children to William and Frances White in Hearne, Texas. ...


  • Dennis Eugene Knapp Obituary Photo
    Dennis Eugene Knapp, 74 Palm Desert, California

    December 10, 1942 - October 13, 2017

    Dennis Eugene Knapp, 74, of Palm Desert, CA passed away on October 13, 2017 in Palm Desert, CA. Dennis was born December 10, 1942 to Ernest and Frances Knapp in Pulaski Township, Ohio. He served in the US Army from...


  • Fabian Eduardo Torres Obituary Photo
    Fabian Eduardo Torres, 37 Indio, California

    November 2, 1979 - September 26, 2017

    Fabian Eduardo Torres, 37, of Indio, CA passed away on September 26, 2017. He was born November 2, 1979 to Edward Torres and Martha Ferrat (Torres) in Indio, CA. He was an electrician for 12 years. Fabian is survived by...


  • Wesley Ralph Gilstrap Obituary Photo
    Wesley Ralph Gilstrap, 83 Palm Desert, California

    July 1, 1934 - September 23, 2017

    Wesley Ralph Gilstrap, age 83, of Cathedral City passed away on September 23, 2017. He was born July 1, 1934 to Ralph and Mary Gilstrap in Picher, Oklahoma. Wesley is survived by his son, Mark Gilstrap of Cathedral...


  • Jean MacQueen Burgner Obituary Photo
    Jean MacQueen Burgner Palm Desert, California

    September 7, 2017

    Jean MacQueen Burgner was born in Lansing, Michigan in 1926 to Donald and Harriet MacQueen and passed away September 7, 2017 at Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach, of complications from pneumonia. She is survived by two sons...


  • Bobby Cantu Obituary Photo
    Bobby Cantu, 69 Palm Desert, California

    January 19, 1948 - August 24, 2017

    Bobby Cantu, lifelong resident of the Coachella Valley, born January 19, 1948 in Mercedes, Texas passed away like a warrior, fighting cancer, on August 24, 2017. He and his wife Janie built Desert View Tree Service, a...


  • Virginia Ann Bona Obituary Photo
    Virginia Ann Bona, 94 Palm Desert, California

    December 20, 1922 - August 6, 2017

    Virginia was born on December 20, 1922 and passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017. Virginia was a resident of Palm Desert, California.


  • Bernard "Bern" Lewis Porchenick Obituary Photo
    Bernard "Bern" Lewis Porchenick, 78 La Quinta, California

    November 28, 1938 - July 19, 2017

    Bernard "Bern" Lewis Porchenick of La Quinta, California, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California. He was born November 28, 1938 in Jamaica Queens,...


  • Joseph Andrew Williams Obituary Photo
    Joseph Andrew Williams, 92 Palm Desert, California

    August 17, 1924 - July 10, 2017

    Joseph Andrew Williams, 92, of Palm Desert, California, died July 10, 2017. Born August 17, 1924, to Martin Williams and Clara Matern Williams, in Chicago, Illinois. Both parents are deceased. Joe graduated 1941 from...


  • Kent William Roth Obituary Photo
    Kent William Roth, 63 Palm Desert, California

    February 18, 1954 - July 9, 2017

    Kent William Roth, son of William and Eva Mary Lazingsky Roth was born February 18th, 1954 in Toronto, Canada. He passed away on July 9th, 2017 in Palm Desert, California. Kent is survived by his children whom he was...


  • John "Tom" Thomas Libby III Obituary Photo
    John "Tom" Thomas Libby III, 74 Palm Desert, California

    August 10, 1942 - June 28, 2017

    John Thomas Libby III, 74, of Palm Desert, California passed away on June 28, 2017 in Palm Desert, California. He was born August 10, 1942 to John T. Libby Jr. and Rose Eileen Libby in Vallejo, California. He married...


  • John "Tom" Thomas Libby III Obituary Photo
    John "Tom" Thomas Libby III, 74 Palm Desert, California

    August 10, 1942 - June 28, 2017

    John "Tom" was born on August 10, 1942 and passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. John "Tom" was a resident of Palm Desert, California.


  • Charlotte Bancheri Milligan Obituary Photo
    Charlotte Bancheri Milligan La Quinta, California

    June 21, 2017

    Charlotte Bancheri Milligan, Ph.D, 80, of Salt Lake City, Utah and La Quinta, California, whose extensive collection and paintings of roosters graced her Salt Lake City home, died peacefully at her home in La Quinta on...


  • Robert E. Rosenberger Obituary Photo
    Robert E. Rosenberger, 88 Beaver, Utah

    June 8, 1928 - June 5, 2017

    Robert E. Rosenberger passed away on June 5, 2017 in Palm Desert, California at the age of 88. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska on June 8, 1928 to Russell and Dawn Rosenberger. At the age of seven he moved with his...


  • Nancy MacCollister Kellly Obituary Photo
    Nancy MacCollister Kellly Indian Wells, California

    May 25, 2017

    Nancy MacCollister Kelly, an Indian Wells resident passed on May 25, 2017 at the age of 86. She died of pancreatic cancer. She was born in Syracuse, New York and a graduate of Syracuse Powelson Institute where she...


  • Florencia Lubeznik Obituary Photo
    Florencia Lubeznik, 84 Palm Desert, California

    July 11, 1932 - May 4, 2017

    Florencia Lubeznik, 84, of Palm Desert, CA passed away on May 4, 2017 in Palm Desert, CA. She was born July 11, 1932 to Eric and Florence Kindon in Warrington, England. She married Morris Lubeznik on December 12, 1997...


  • Frank "Paco" Marin Jr. Obituary Photo
    Frank "Paco" Marin Jr., 68 Palm Desert, California

    January 21, 1949 - May 3, 2017

    Frank "Paco" Marin Jr., 68, of Palm Desert, CA passed away on May 3, 2017 in Palm Desert. He was born January 21, 1949 to Frank and Maria Marin in Mercedes, Texas. Paco married LaWanda Lewis on May 4, 1999 in Phoenix,...


  • Emmett Richard Passow Obituary Photo
    Emmett Richard Passow, 92 Palm Desert, California

    October 5, 1924 - April 10, 2017

    Emmett Richard Passow, age 92 1/2 peacefully passed away April 10, 2017 at the Eisenhower Medical Center. He was born October 5, 1924 in Los Angeles, California to Carl Passow and Anna Johnson. He lived in Downey and...


  • Eric Johnson Obituary Photo
    Eric Johnson, 45 Blythe, California

    May 7, 1971 - March 11, 2017

    Eric Johnson, 46 years old born May 7, 1971 gained his angels wings March 11, 2017. Son of Virginia (Doug) Smith, and Glen Johnson. He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Johnson. He is survived by his wife of 23...


  • Gary M. Palmer Obituary Photo
    Gary M. Palmer, 72 Rancho Mirage, California

    July 19, 1944 - March 2, 2017

    Gary was born on July 19, 1944 and passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Gary was a resident of Rancho Mirage, California.


  • Richard (Dick) F. Dill Sr. Obituary Photo
    Richard (Dick) F. Dill Sr., 85 Palm Desert, California

    February 20, 1931 - February 16, 2017

    RICHARD (DICK) F. DILL, SR. Dick, 85, passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 16, 2017. He was born February 20, 1931 in Thibodaux, LA. to Rodger and Kathleen (Nichols) Dill. He served in the U.S. Army during...


  • Patrick Michael McCarthy Obituary Photo
    Patrick Michael McCarthy, 82 Indian Wells, California

    November 5, 1934 - February 14, 2017

    Longtime Indian Wells resident Patrick McCarthy (82) died February 4, 2017 at his home with his loving wife at his side. His passing was due to complication from cancer and a virus infection. Patrick was born in Los...