News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
Alter was world renowned as the man behind the development of the foam-and-fiberglass surfboard.
Gates at Petco Park were opened Sunday afternoon to allow fans to visit and pay respects to Jerry Coleman, who was 89.
He was diagnosed with brain cancer in February.
His children describe Harbin as a big kid who followed his passions in life, which included football, drag racing, sandcastle competitions, custom automotive paint jobs and making Imperial B
Cal Worthington was well known for his signature cowboy hat, showmanship and car commercials that sometimes included a bear, tiger, elephant or other animals.
Eddie Braga and his wife Olga got married in 1947, came to Imperial Beach for their honeymoon and never left. Eddie died Saturday. He was 94.
He had resided in Imperial Beach for more than 50 years after a long Navy career.
She was a grandmother of seven.
Services are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday in San Diego.
The Mar Vista High grad moved to Carlsbad more than two decades ago.
Navy SEALS Tyrone Woods, of Imperial Beach, and Glen Doherty, of Encinitas, were given memorial plaques at Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial in La Jolla on Monday.
Among various Memorial Day ceremonies around San Diego County today, Tyrone S. Woods, of Imperial Beach, will be honored in a special plaque presentation.
Morin was known to create outfits, sing loudly throughout her home and draw sketches of her six children.
Chief Robert Roy lost his life Sunday in suspected drunken-driving crash on Florida highway.
The local legend wrote the first accounts of the history of the City of Imperial Beach. She was named the city historian in 2006.
Daniel Martin Drake, 62, was a resident of The Imperial Trailer Park and could often be seen casting a line at the Imperial Beach Pier.
A father of five, Aguilar among family for his sense of humor and was a longtime resident of the Imperial Beach-Nestor area.