4/9/51 – 7/19/17, of Los Altos.

Debbie passed peacefully in her home surrounded by family.


OBIT RodgerCrenshaw

Rodger “Roy” Crenshaw of El Dorado Hills, born January 27th, 1937, passed away peacefully on July 8.



Ellen Ishizaki came into this world November 26, 1931 the daughter of the first generation of immigrants from Japan. She came into the world like most did in 1931 when you lived on a farm; a midwife on Trimble Road in San Jose delivered her. 


OBIT WilliamMichaelRomanSR 1 OBIT WilliamMichaelRomanSR 2


July 23, 1927 – July 8, 2017 Los Altos, CA

Bill Roman was called home peacefully and quietly in his sleep this week, by his loving parents and the God he adored, worshiped, and lived for. His life embodied the meaning of caring and providing for others through his work, with his family, and toward his beloved country.


OBIT ElodiaTorres

February 18, 1929 - July 9, 2017

Resident of Morgan Hill

Elodia Torres beloved wife, mother and grandmother peacefully passed away in her home Sunday, July 9th surrounded by her loving family.

She lived 88 wonderful years and was affectionately known as Lala to her family. She was reunited with the love of her life, Louis E. Torres on what would have been near their 65th wedding anniversary, working side by side with him in their successful businesses for decades. She was a long time resident of Sacramento CA, Anchorage AK, Los Altos CA (from 1964-1990) and finally retiring in Morgan Hill CA.

Our family is eternally grateful for all of her love and devotion and the impact she's had on all of our lives.

Elodia is survived by her sons Joseph, Anthony, Edward, Reuben, and Robert, her daughter Cynthia Bulash and her son in-law Joey Bulash, Grandchildren Maya Torres, Peter Bulash, Ashley Torres and Lance Bulash.

A Celebration of Life was held on Monday, July 17, 2017 at LIMA-CAMPAGNA-JOHNSON FUNERAL HOME, 17720 Monterey Street, Morgan Hill CA, followed by a Funeral Mass at ST. CATHERINE’S PARISH, 17400 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill. She was laid to rest at Mount Hope Cemetery in Morgan Hill next to her beloved husband, Louis Torres.

In lieu of flowers you may make donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital and The Salvation Army.

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