News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
The man who started Relay for Life.
Alter was world renowned as the man behind the development of the foam-and-fiberglass surfboard.
"Render unto Caesar what is his due," says Rob Reiner in tribute.
Gates at Petco Park were opened Sunday afternoon to allow fans to visit and pay respects to Jerry Coleman, who was 89.
Several hundred people took part Monday in a memorial paddle out and beach gathering to celebrate the life of longtime San Diego television journalist Loren Nancarrow at South Cardiff State
The longtime San Diego newscaster passed away Saturday after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in February.
He was diagnosed with brain cancer in February.
The parents of three-year-old Juan Andres Ruiz spent their Christmas at his gravesite. Andres was killed when he was struck by a car on November 1 in Encinitas.
Paul Walker was a passenger in a Porsche that struck a tree in Valencia. "The Fast and Furious 7' was in production.
Page, who lived at an Encinitas nursing home, sang "How Much Is That Doggie in the Window?"
Construction company founder called Encinitas home since 1965, helped light town Christmas tree.
Shankar who lived in Encinitas, was best known for popularizing the sounds of India in the west with his friend, Beatles guitarist George Harrison.
“Barry was one of the most genuine, kind-hearted people I have ever met,” a friend said
She inspired those around her to live boldly and dream big, and her mark will forever remain on the community she loved so dearly.
Many who attended San Dieguito High School in the 60s and early 70s still remember her famous sticky rolls, and she later volunteered to cook for the the Encinitas Senior Center’s lunch pr
Nickname was ‘Airplane Granddad’ because he visited his grandchildren in Georgia twice a year.
She lived to enjoy six great-grandchildren; most recently lived in Walnut Creek and Stockton.
Martha Ruwart was among the 130 assisted suicide cases that Kevorkian facilitated.