Oakland Obituaries

Oakland Obituaries

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  • Friday May 26 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Mikala Toni McCane, 48

    Mikala Toni McCane, 48, of Onset, died March 15, 2017 at the West Roxbury Campus of the VA Healthcare System. She was the daughter of Anthony J. "Tiny" Lopes and the late Marie G. Lopes.


  • Friday May 19 | via 680News 

    Memorial to open at site of 2003 fire that killed 10...

    The site of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people in 2003 is reopening Sunday as a memorial park to honour the memories of those who died, the more than 200 people injured and the many people who rushed to help in the minutes, weeks, months and years after the blaze sent shockwaves through this tight-knit state. The memorial for The Station nightclub fire in West Warwick is scheduled to open with a ceremony expected to draw hundreds of people.


  • Tuesday May 16 | via Fredericksburg.com 

    California utility sued by warehouse fire victim rel...

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  • Tuesday May 16 | via SFGate 

    Families of people who died Oakland warehouse fire sue

    Relatives of 18 of the 36 people who died in Oakland's "Ghost Ship" warehouse fire added California's Pacific Gas & Electric utility on Tuesday as a defendant in their wrongful death lawsuits. They claimed the company should have known the warehouse's electrical hookups were hazardous and illegally installed.


  • Tuesday May 16 | via NewsOK.com 

    The Latest: Families Oakland warehouse fire victims sue

    Relatives of 18 people who died in a Northern California warehouse fire are suing the building's owner, the primary leaseholder and others for wrongful death. Their individual lawsuits were consolidated into one master complaint Tuesday in Oakland.


  • Friday May 12 | via Monterey County Herald 

    Off-duty Alameda County deputy killed in I-580 colli...

    The California Highway Patrol investigates the scene on eastbound I-580 where an off-duty Alameda County deputy was killed after a collision involving a Tesla bus near Tracy on Friday. Deputy Sroeuy Khin was killed after working an overtime shift at Santa Rita Jail, a day before his 51st birthday.


  • Monday May 8 | via Times-Standard 

    CHP: Kitchen told witness she a hit the girlsa

    A memorial with fresh flowers, teddy bears, and succulents sat at the scene of the July 12, 2016, fatal hit-and-run on Eel River Drive in southern Fortuna. A California Highway Patrol officer said today he interviewed a woman who claimed Marcia Kitchen admitted to her that she'd run over her own daughter and her daughter's friend on July 12, 2016, during a fatal crash in Fortuna.


  • Thursday May 4 | via Santa Cruz Sentinel 

    T. Gary Rogers, former Dreyera s ice cream CEO, dies...

    OAKLAND >> T. Gary Rogers, Oakland's ice cream titan who turned Dreyer's Grand into a billion-dollar business, died Tuesday. He was 74. A 45-year Oakland resident, Rogers bought Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream with his partner, William “Rick” Cronk, in 1977 for $1 million.


  • Thursday May 4 | via SFGate 

    Gary Rogers, Oakland businessman who built Dreyer's ...

    T. Gary Rogers, the Oakland businessman and philanthropist who built Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream from a small operation into one of the world's premier purveyors of frozen delights, has died. Known as "Gary" to his family, friends and employees, Mr. Rogers was the chief executive of Dreyer's for 30 years, until after the company was sold to Nestle in 2002.


  • Tuesday May 2 | via Inside Bay Area 

    Longtime Antioch swim school owner passes away

    Clark Gelhaus, longtime swim instructor and owner of Solar Swim & Gym in Antioch, suffered a massive stroke and passed away on April 23, 2017. He will be remembered at a celebration of life in early June.


  • Sunday Apr 30 | via The Grand Junction Sentinel 

    Death Notice, May 1, 2017

    He is survived by a daughter, Cristina Marie Faust Mueller of Oakland, California; a brother, Nick Mueller of New Orleans, Louisiana; and one grandchild.


  • Apr 26, 2017 | via Contra Costa Times 

    Fifteen survivors of the deadly March 27 blaze at 25...

    Fifteen residents who escaped the flames last month in the deadly inferno at a West Oakland halfway house sued the landlords and nonprofits Wednesday, claiming they allowed numerous fire code violations in the deteriorating property that led to the fire. The tenants also seeks damages for the "deplorable, slum-like living conditions" at 2551 San Pablo Ave. before the fire destroyed the three-story building, according to their attorney.


  • Apr 23, 2017 | via Inside Bay Area 

    West Oakland: Memorial service honors March 27 fire ...

    Archbishop Aurea Lewis, center, sister of Edwarn Anderson who was a deacon for Urojas ministries and who died in a residential fire in March, is comforted during a memorial service for the four victims of the residential fire at the First Unitarian Church of Oakland in Oakland, Calif. on Sunday, April 23, 2017.


  • Apr 21, 2017 | via Visalia Times-Delta 

    Stinson, Bobby Gean

    April 14, 2017 Oakland Bobby Gean Stinson of Oakland, CA, was called to be with our Lord and Savior on April 14, 2017. The daughter of Eugene and Cardelia Stinson was born on November 16, 1952 in Tulare California.


  • Apr 21, 2017 | via Davis Enterprise 

    Dennis Fernandes

    Dennis Fernandes, 69, passed away on April 21, 2017, in Davis, where he lived with his "honey" and loving wife of 47 years, Linda Fernandes. Dennis was born in Framingham, Mass., to Don and Emilie Fernandes, who preceded him in death.