Obituary

San Mateo County Cited ‘Longest Life Expectancy’ in USA

February 2, 2017
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San Mateo County Cited ‘Longest Life Expectancy’ in USA

South San Francisco, CA   February 2, 2017  Submitted by Juan Raigoza,  SMC Controller Compiled by KQED Science REBROADCASTED FROM Fatality Rates in Every U.S. County By Jon Brooks  JANUARY 31, 2017 Want to know who dies where from what? Behold the interactive U.S. National Health Map, which categorizes each and every U.S. death into each…

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Bruce Collins Obituary

December 30, 2016
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Bruce Collins Obituary

South San Francisco, CA   December 30, 2016  Bruce August Collins June 3, 1952 – December 20, 2016   Bruce Collins passed away peacefully with family by his side on December 20, 2016, at the age of 64. Bruce was born on June 3, 1952 in San Mateo to parents Robert and Emilia Collins. His…

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Hundreds of Volunteers Needed EACH of Two Days – Dec 17 2016 & Jan 7 2017 by Carolyn Livengood

December 14, 2016
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Hundreds of Volunteers Needed EACH of Two Days – Dec 17 2016 & Jan 7 2017 by Carolyn Livengood

South San Francisco, CA    December 14, 2016  Submitted by Robert Riechel, San Bruno Patch Original Source Carolyn Livengood   Leianne Graves, chairwoman of the Wreaths Across America subcommittee of the Avenue of Flags Committee in support of Golden Gate National Cemetery, has received notice that the cemetery will be receiving 10,800 wreaths (two full…

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‘Roll Call ~ Reveille’: Local Author Jean Bartlett Pens Book On Holy Cross Military Laid To Rest

November 11, 2016
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‘Roll Call ~ Reveille’: Local Author Jean Bartlett Pens Book On Holy Cross Military Laid To Rest

South San Francisco, CA    November 11, 2016  Press Release Pacifica Tribune writer (and former Peninsula Progress writer) Jean Bartlett recently completed a book for Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma, called “Roll Call ~ Reveille.” It tells the individual stories of 55 people, now at rest at Holy Cross, who served in wars dating…

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Fundraising Efforts for Alicia Lee- Mother Died in Auto Accident in Brisbane Oct 11th

October 19, 2016
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Fundraising Efforts for Alicia Lee- Mother Died in Auto Accident in Brisbane Oct 11th

South San Francisco, CA     October 29, 2016 Submitted by a Brisbane Neighbor – FUNDRAISING LINK HERE On Mon Oct 10th life was normal for Alicia Lee & her mom Vicki Mares – all that would change in the blink of an eye the following day as a vehicle accident in their hometown of Brisbane took…

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Rudolph Santini Obituary

August 11, 2016
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Rudolph Santini Obituary

South San Francisco, CA   August 11, 2016   Rudolph (Rudy) Domenic Santini Our hearts are broken with the loss of our patriarch, Rudolph (Rudy) Domenic Santini. He was born on October 25, 1922, the first child of Pasquale and Adele, in the blue collar town of South San Francisco, California. His beloved sister Rosalind…

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GoFundMe Account For John Dubrovich Services

June 21, 2016
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GoFundMe Account For John Dubrovich Services

South San Francisco, CA   June 21, 2016  Submitted by Carrie Casey  My Uncle John Dubrovich was a SSF resident almost his entire life. As all friends and family know, he unexpectedly passed away last week. We also lost my Aunt Denise Dubrovich D’ Orio this past December. The financial burden of two funerals so…

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Memorial Day Celebration 2016

May 26, 2016
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Memorial Day Celebration 2016

South San Francisco, CA   May 26, 2016  Submitted by City of South San Francisco  & Maria Pia   Join the City of South San Francisco’s City Council at a special Memorial Day event on Monday, May 30th, honoring the dedicated men and women who died serving our country. The day begins with a Pancake…

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Ranny Rinaldo Raquel Obituary

April 8, 2016
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Ranny Rinaldo Raquel Obituary

South San Francisco, CA   April 8, 2016     In 1927 on December 10, Ranny Rinaldo Raquel was born into this world and he left us quietly on April 3, 2016. How can you adequately summarize 88 years of a life in a few paragraphs? There is a lifetime of people and experiences … some are…

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William Alvin Kellner, Security Guard at Produce Terminal Passes On – RIP

February 22, 2016
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William Alvin Kellner, Security Guard at Produce Terminal Passes On – RIP

South San Francisco, CA   February 22, 2106  Some knew him as the guy in the guard house, some knew him as a neighbor, which is how we learned of the passing of William Alvin Kellner on 2-18-16. Willie was the guard at the hut in the Produce Terminal for years. He was a great…

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