Friday, August 14, 2020

Obituaries

Monte Neil Kirven (1936-2017)

Monte Neil Kirven, born August 5, 1936, perished in the wildfires that consumed the forested hills near Santa Rosa, CA, in October of 2017. Monte’s...

John “Largo” Long (1948-2015)

JOHN “LARGO” LONG Johnny Long was a force to be reckoned with. He hovered around five feet but he cast a mighty shadow. He was...

Robert “Robie” Robeson (1923-2017)

FORMER CORONADAN, ROBIE ROBESON Born to gentry on the eve of the Great Depression, Robert Holmes Robeson observed helplessly as his father’s hard-earned wealth disappeared.He...

Tracy Lee Chance (1961-2017)

Tracy Lee (Hornbeek) Chance, 56 years old, of Coronado, CA, passed away on September 30, 2017, after a short battle with cancer.The Celebration of Life will be...

Michele Lee Paquin (1960-2017)

 Michele Lee Paquin was born to John and Linda Paquin, in Rockford, Illinois, July 24, 1960. She died February 18, 2017 at the age...

Yoshi Tiffany (1926-2017)

CORONADO -- Yoshiko Emoto Schroff Tiffany was born Dec. 20, 1926 as the youngest daughter of a British Parsee father and a Japanese mother....

Alethea A. Moeller (1926-2017)

Alethea A. Moeller, a Coronado resident for over sixty years, died the morning of April 6 after a stroke. Born Alethea Ann Anderson on...

Kemp Christian (1943-2017) Memorial Luncheon April 1

This world lost a benevolent soul when Kemp Christian passed peacefully, yet unexpectedly, on January 15, 2017 at his home in Ruidoso, New Mexico.Kemp...

Jerry Roberts (1938-2016) CHS Class of ’56

“Handsome, athletic, the life of the party.” This is how friends described Coronado’s Jerry Roberts.His life, despite near-death battles with polio as a young...

Anne Friddle (1948-2016) — Celebration of Life Nov. 12

Anne Friddle July 28, 1948 - Oct. 15, 2016After an unexpected worsening of her battle with ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's Disease), Anne Friddle...

Margo Tresner-Bower Services This Saturday

Services for Margo Elise Tresner-Bower will be held this Saturday, July 16, at 2 p.m., at Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church of Coronado, located at...

Celeste Walkup Usler (1933-2016)

 Best described as thoughtful, kind, loving, caring, giving, Celeste enjoyed life to its fullest. She lived her life through Jesus’ teachings.Celeste was born on...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Alexia Palacios-Peters for School Board

Submitted by Emily Foster I am thrilled to see that Alexia Palacios-Peters is running for CUSD School Board. I’ve worked with her in several organizations,...

Action Plan on Racism vs Insulated and Isolated White Community

Submitted by Pam WilsonCoronado Unified intends to present its Action Plan on Racism at their August 13 board meeting. This plan is in response...

Money Shamefully Spent

Submitted by Barry AustinAm I the only one to feel outraged that the Mayor and Council, under cover of restricted public involvement, gave away...

More Questions Than Answers

Submitted by Carolyn RogersonThere are days when I cannot believe the vitriol to be read on the pages of Coronado publications or online. I...

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Artist Profile: Ken Fitzgerald

For Coronado resident Ken Fitzgerald, music has been a lifetime devotion. As the principal trumpeter in the La Jolla Symphony Orchestra, Ken has played...

Paradise on a Trike

Paradise Trike Tours isn't just a popular activity for cruise ship guests to San Diego but an ideal excursion for area residents as well as other...

Artist Profile: Asante Sefa-Boakye

Asante Sefa-Boakye is a lifetime Coronado resident who is committed to changing the world one day at a time...Certified in a program to help...

Back to School with Distance Learning: Computers, Internet Access & Desk Space

The August “back to school” season is very different this year as all Coronado Unified School District (CUSD) schools prepare to start the school...

Anne and Rick Wilcoxon – Emerald Keepers of the Month

Five or six times a week, Coronado residents and Emerald Keepers Anne and Rick Wilcoxon can be found along Ocean Boulevard or on either...