Vista Obituaries

Vista Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Vista, CA

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  • Tuesday May 26 | via KFMB-TV San Diego 

    Two dead, one wounded; police searching for gunmen

    An investigation was underway Tuesday into a shooting in the Valencia Park neighborhood that left two men dead and a third wounded. Two gunmen approached a group of people gathered outside a home on Groveland Drive near 53rd Street and opened fire around 10:45 p.m. Monday, according to San Diego police Lt.

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  • Tuesday May 26 | via CNN 

    Quest to end gun violence becomes a movement

    It was a question Richard Martinez could not bring himself to ask. So he listened as a family friend made call after call to agencies in Santa Barbara County, California.

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  • Saturday May 23 | via Breitbart.com 

    One Year in the Aftermath of the Isla Vista Mass Murder

    "We don't short sell the presence of evil in this world," Pastor David Guzik said in his Sunday message following the May 2014 murderous rampage of a disturbed Elliot Rodger, in which he ripped through the community of Isla Vista, California, killing six and wounding several others. It's been a year since those egregious attacks stunned the college community nextdoor to University of California Santa Barbara, a marker that is bringing some minds to reflect on the events and whether the area has experienced lasting change.

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  • Friday May 22 | via Salon 

    "We fostered something chaotic and irresponsibl...

    A year ago, May 23rd, a young man opened fire on a Friday night in Isla Vista, Calif., the small community that houses University of California, Santa Barbara. I was a teacher there at the time, in my fourth year in the literature department.

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  • Monday May 4 | via KFMB-am 

    Memorial service honors California fallen service me...

    A traveling exhibition about the 710 California members of the armed forces who have died in the line of duty since 9/11 will go on display Sunday at the Chula Vista Civic Center Library. "Remembering Our Fallen," a 125-foot exhibit that includes military and personal photos of the fallen, is scheduled to be on display for the next 10 days.

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  • Sunday May 3 | via KFMB-TV San Diego 

    Memorial service honors California fallen service me...

    A traveling exhibition about the 710 California members of the armed forces who have died in the line of duty since 9/11 will go on display Sunday at the Chula Vista Civic Center Library. "Remembering Our Fallen," a 125-foot exhibit that includes military and personal photos of the fallen, is scheduled to be on display for the next 10 days.

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  • Friday May 1 | via Dayton Daily News 

    CURRAN, Grace D.

    News Death Notice CURRAN, Grace D. Age 94, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 a resident of St. Leonard's Senior Living Center. She was a 1941 graduate of St. Joseph School of Nursing.

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  • Thursday Apr 30 | via Big News Network.com 

    Controversial former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker dead a...

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  • Wednesday Apr 29 | via ABC News 

    Ex- Illinois Gov. Walker, Who Served Prison Term, Di...

    Dan Walker, a combative populist who became Illinois governor after condemning Chicago's reaction to Democratic National Convention demonstrations as "a police riot" and later went to prison for bank fraud, died Wednesday. He was 92. The self-styled reformer died at his home in Chula Vista, California, according to his son Dan Walker Jr., a suburban Chicago attorney.

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  • Wednesday Apr 29 | via Hawk Eye 

    Son: Former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker dies at age 92

    Former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker has died at age 92. Walker's son Dan Walker Jr. told The Associated Press that his father passed away early Wednesday at his home in Chula Vista, California. AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File FILE - In this June 11, 2007 file photo, former Illinois Gov. Dan Walker shows off his trademark bandana while speaking to reporters at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill.

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  • Apr 29, 2015 | via Richmond Daily News 

    Grace D. Curran

    She was a 1941 graduate of St. Joseph School of Nursing. Grace was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Mary E. Domann; her husband of 65 years, Francis E. "Fritz" Curran; three brothers and four sisters.

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  • Apr 23, 2015 | via KFMB-TV San Diego 

    Sentencing for Escondido landlord dispute murder

    An Escondido resident who fatally shot a man who did work for the defendant's landlady is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday in a Vista courtroom. Michael James Hemphill, 60, was convicted of first-degree murder for the April 24, 2013, killing of Brandon Sanchez.

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