Current Date

Subscribe / Renew

Donate

Claremont Courier - A Local Nonprofit Newsroom

Let us remember those we loved and lost in 2020

Alice Ann Cook, Foster family therapist, music enthusiast

 

Barbara Fowler, Longtime Claremonter, preservationist, activist, kindergarten teacher, volunteer

 

Beth Boos, Beloved local piano teacher, mother, friend, music fan

 

William “Bill” Helber, 1961 Claremont High School graduate, United States Navy veteran.

 

Carol Ann Lee Bovett, Longtime Claremont resident, great grandmother, tireless volunteer

 

Phil Elderkin, Celebrated, award-winning sportswriter and columnist, helped popularize the NBA

 

Sydney Jean Hill, Nature enthusiast, loving mother, lifetime Claremont resident

 

Tess Henry, Teacher, author, women’s history activist

 

Valerie Ault Romero, Beloved grandmother, life member of Assistance League, tireless volunteer

 

Rita Wodinsky, Grandmother, teacher, tireless volunteer, Claremont Honored Citizen

 

Lindley Mixon, Artist, educator, musician, architect, builder, adventurer

 

Dorothy Isobel Lacy, Grandmother, longtime Claremont resident, former Country Classics owner

 

Harry Cornelius Battin, Jr., Great-grandfather, longtime ARCO executive, Claraboya board member

 

Marjorie Ann Parker, MD, Ophthalmologist, volunteer, philanthropist, gardener, traveler, friend to many

 

Robert Reynolds, Grandfather, US Army veteran, talented auto mechanic, outdoor enthusiast

 

Alice Marie Flores, Iconic Padua Hills Theater Mexican Player, devout Catholic, devoted wife, mother, grandmother, friend

 

Rosario (Chayo) Gass, Beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, friend

 

Barbara Stout, Mother, trailblazing female Presbyterian minister, tireless volunteer

 

Jonathan Charles Wright, Esteemed Pomona College professor of biology, violinist, husband, father

 

Lucy Amneus, Grandmother, teacher, singer, music lover, lifelong learner

 

Keith Fitzalan Mulrooney, Grandfather, lifelong public servant, US Marine, world traveler, runner, nature lover

 

Phillip Koldewyn, Husband, father, grandfather, longtime Claremont McKenna professor

 

Elaine Baugus, Loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, longtime APU employee, woman of faith

 

Eric Arthur Peterson, Beloved son, uncle, brother, volunteer, sports fan, Damien grad

Mary Martha Barkley, Beloved great grandmother, tireless volunteer, theater major, model

 

Patrick Andrew Powell, Husband, father, grandfather, high school administrator, world traveler, Pomona College, CGU grad

 

Robert “Bob” Raymond Rudolph, Great-grandfather, US Army veteran, devoted family man, committed Catholic

 

Karyn Beth McGan (Chassman), Claremont native, animal lover, Harley enthusiast, known for her joyous, kind, loving spirit

 

David Reisman, Storyteller, teacher, music lover, husband, father, friend

 

Charles Edmund Sullivan, Loving husband, father, teacher, guidance counselor, classic car enthusiast

 

Chris Darrow, renowned musician, songwriter, photographer, record producer, artist

 

David Lytle Paulson, LA’s BEST board member, hiker, pilot

 

Helen-Jeanne Munter, Kind, optimistic and wise

 

Lamont “Monty” Hempel, University professor, sustainability warrior, filmmaker, grandfather

 

Margaret Mabrey Craig, Distinguished nursing educator, beloved mother, traveler

 

Mary-Jane Stanley, Wife of former Pomona College president

 

Mary Molina Palos, Arbol Verde founding family member, longtime CUSD employee

 

Norma Tanega, Singer, songwriter, artist

 

Paul Francoeur, Beloved father, husband, aerospace industry retiree

 

Pete J. Nelson, Father, Quaker, Pilgrim, gardener, longtime CHAP volunteer

 

Peter Charles Love, Decorated Vietnam veteran, sports fan, devoted husband, father

 

Dennis L. Grubel, Father, proud Buckeye, meat and poultry product designer, woodworker, gardener

 

Raymond Joseph Magdziarz, Devoted husband, loving father and grandfather, OLA parishioner, US Army veteran, amateur astronomer, electronic engineer, world traveler, lifelong learner

 

Katharine Miller Morsberger, Author, teacher, editor, creative force, longtime Claremont resident

 

Agnes Moreland Jackson, Distinguished Pitzer College professor, social justice advocate, 50 year Pomona resident

 

Charles “Ray” Fowler, Longtime Claremonter, preservationist, counselor, educator

 

Geraldeane (Jerri) Eyrich, Beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother

 

Wanda “Maxine” Ross, Faithful Christian, cherished mother, longtime CUSD employee

 

David William Kriezel, Great grandfather, longtime Leroy’s Boys’ Home employee, athlete, traveler, volunteer

 

Bradford Blaine, Esteemed Scripps College professor, board member, Presbyterian elder, grandfather, US Army veteran

 

Alan Merle Robb, Longtime Claremonter, beloved father, grandfather, aerospace industry veteran, Kiwanian

 

Jerry R. Johnson, Great grandfather, child advocate, poet, logophile, Syracuse grad

 

Glenn Davenport, Father, 71-year Claremont resident, US Army vet, educator, accomplished musician

 

Paul Martin Peterson, Father, passionate outdoorsman, sports enthusiast

 

David Welsh, Longtime Kaiser Fontana surgeon, US Air Force veteran, writer

 

Janice Robinson Newborn, Beloved mother, grandmother, groundbreaking Christian Church leader

 

Diana N. Lockard, Leader in higher education, outdoorswoman, friend

 

Patricia Ann (Patti) Brant, Beloved mother, grandmother, educator

 

Suzanne Hall Christian, Grandmother, educator, financial planner, traveler, volunteer

 

James Joseph Lamb, Grandfather, educator, peace and civil rights activist

 

Lowell Larson, Great-grandfather, proud Minnesotan, Lutheran minister, Bard lover, traveler

 

John Proffitt, Great grandfather, classic car enthusiast, pilot

Mary Noonan, Beloved mother, grandmother, longtime San Dimas librarian

 

Kristen Jane Hagstrom, Beloved wife, mother, grandmother

 

William “Bill” Keith Guptill, Loving husband and father, mentor, entrepreneur

 

Dorothy G. Bromage, Grandmother, educator, principal, music and musical instrument enthusiast

 

Donna Myers Ambrogi, Elder health care advocate, lifelong social, economic justice crusader, lawyer, educator, two time Fulbright grant recipient

 

Sven Olof Lingstrom, Great-grandfather, restaurateur, Freemason, Rotarian

 

Stephen Edward Schneider, Beloved husband, father and grandfather

 

Ilene Dolores Bonilla, Grandmother, surgical nurse, traveler

 

Jan Robertson, Longtime Danbury School teacher, pioneering single mother, grandmother, traveler, matriarch

 

Joseph Anthony Maciariello, Family man, longtime Claremont Colleges professor, author

 

Susan Martin, Beloved wife, mother and grandmother

 

Richard S. Kirkendall, Longtime CUSD superintendent, educational innovator, volunteer, traveler

 

Eva Fleischner, Pioneering Catholic theologian in Christian-Jewish relations and Holocaust studies

 

Louis Wichhart, Beloved son, father, grandfather and friend

 

Eleanor Rose Records Henry, Longtime Claremonter, innovative Glendora schoolteacher, grandmother

 

Donald Eugene Brown, Great-grandfather, longtime DPSS director, US Army veteran, tennis enthusiast

 

Vivian Dorothy (Brown) Bornemann, Wife, mother, friend, mentor, artist

 

Mary Wigent Hornberger, Musician, teacher, conductor, church organist, choral director

 

Theodore Howard Garner, Descendant of iconic Claremont family, worked on Manhattan Project, pilot, beloved patriarch

 

Hazel Leff, Great-grandmother, US Army veteran, first in family to attend high school and college

 

Michael David Gregory, Longtime educator, traveler, volunteer

 

Richard H. Gleason, Painter, teacher, beloved son and brother

 

Peter Samuel Baum Jr. (Pete), Great grandfather, ULV hall of fame athlete, longtime Azusa educator, administrator

 

Mary “Georgine” Hertz, Doting grandmother, volunteer, traveler

 

Richard (Dick) G. Olson, Physicist, historian, author, esteemed Harvey Mudd College faculty member, alumnus

 

Adel Jeran, Beloved mother, grandmother and decorated US Army veteran

 

Don Thomas Durboraw Jr., Grandfather, lifelong outdoorsman, veteran of Southern California defense industry

 

Micky B. Ross, Beloved grandmother, first woman president of Temple Beth Israel, entrepreneur

 

Wade Anthony Myers, Great-grandfather, engineer, teacher, volunteer, sports enthusiast

 

John “Ernie” Simpson, Husband, father and grandfather

 

Sarah Morris, Homemaker, gardener, volunteer, pet lover, friend to all

 

Kevin S. Lee, Retired firefighter, beloved husband, father, grandfather, son and brother

 

Calvin K. Merrill, Grandfather, sports fan, friend to all

 

Barbara Gustaveson, Dedicated Latter-day Saint, teacher, artist

 

Evelyn Gladys Hubacker, Grandmother, beloved music teacher, musician

 

Betty Jean Barnes, Great-grandmother, Pomona College, CGU grad, professor, writer, dedicated environmentalist

 

Stanley Raymond Moore, Professor, pastor, social activist, musician, woodworker

 

William J. McVittie, Retired judge, state assembly member, advocate of higher education

 

Penelope “Penny” Claire Ross, Mother, award-winning artist, Pomona College grad

 

Laszlo Szijj, Beloved father, grandfather, 40-year Cal Poly Pomona professor

 

Peter Dan Vasilovich, CGU grad, political consultant, traveler, pianist

 

Shirl Rothman, Beloved wife, mother, grandmother

 

Robert (Bob) M. Keller, Loving husband, father, computer science professor, jazz educator, musician, mentor

 

Teresa Lynn “Terri” Wolfe Ingalls, Beloved daughter, wife, sister, mother, “grammy,” aunt, teacher, neighbor, colleague and friend

 

Donald Lee Obert, Grandfather, husband, decorated US Navy veteran, engineer

 

Suzanne Charlotte Festag Colp, Beloved sister, aunt, chef, volunteer, small business owner, furniture restorer, antiques dealer

 

Mark Thomas Hunter, Father, woodworker, Damien High grad

 

Jim Brost, Grandfather, Christian, “Mr. Patriotic”

 

Lothar “Larry” Fox, Great-grandfather, decorated US Army veteran, world traveler, jazz musician and deejay

 

Leanne Bauman Kerchner, Teacher, mother, friend

 

Adeline Keehan Hill, Beloved great grandmother, teacher, prolific volunteer, artist, dancer, musician

 

Willis (Andy) Anderson Wingert III, Grandfather, churchgoer, outdoorsman, public servant

 

Rhonda Jean Clark, Beloved grandmother, mother, wife

 

Share This