Category: Obituaries

Los Banos area Obituaries.

In Loving Memory of Marie Coelho

June 8, 1931 – May 4, 2012 Marie Coelho was born on June 8, 1931 in Los Banos, the only child of Peter and Augustine Sallaberry.  She attended local schools and graduated from Los Banos High School in 1950.  Shortly…

In Loving Memory of Betsy Diane Giraldin

Betsy Diane (Courant) Giraldin April 1, 1946 – May 1, 2012 On May 1, 2012 at 4:53 PM, surrounded by her loving family, Betsy Diane (Courant) Giraldin, was called peacefully to Heaven.  She made her family exceptionally proud and inspired…

In Loving Memory of Robert M. Falasco

The Honorable Robert M. Falasco (ret.) surrounded by his loving family entered peacefully into Heaven on March 30, 2012.  A native of Los Banos, Robert was born to Dominic and Theresa Falasco on December 2, 1922.  He was one of…

Mary VanderWal: The Rose of Avalon

11/11/1969—2/4/2012 By Ixchelle Jurado Mary Catherine VanderWal was born on November 11, 1969 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Mary became a resident of Los Banos in 2007.  She was a loving mother to her young sons, Seth and Trace, and devoted…

William “Bill” Whitehurst

By Tony Dutra-Publisher Mr. William Whitehurst was born on July 15th, 1922 in Sacramento, but grew up in Los Banos often helping his father as a teenager in the family funeral home business.  We were saddened to hear that Bill…