Lafayette Obituaries

Lafayette Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Lafayette, CA

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  • Friday | via Almanac 

    Tuesday: Services for Charlotte Jelich, former Porto...

    A graveside service for Charlotte Jelich, wife of Ed Jelich, is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Lafayette, California. Ms. Jelich died Feb. 2 at the age of 97. Ed Jelich, who grew up on the Jelich Ranch in what is now Portola Valley, met Charlotte at San Jose State University, where she was majoring in home economics.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via Lowell Sun 

    Mic Gillette, of legendary Tower of Power horn secti...

    The Bay Area music community was reeling after news broke that Mic Gillette, a talented trumpet and trombone player and founding member of East Bay soul-R&B powerhouse Tower of Power, died unexpectedly over the weekend. He was 64. "Today we are shocked, stunned, and saddened to learn that Mic Gillette has passed away," Tower of Power said on its Facebook page on Sunday.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via SFGate 

    Mic Gillette, founding member of Tower of Power, die...

    He is assisting in the music department at Stanley Middle School in Lafayette. Deanne Fitzmaurice / Ran on: 02-25-2005 Mic Gillette, former horn player with Tower of Power, works with Maya Schechter and Michael Leamy at Stanley Middle School in Lafayette.

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