Donald Michael CAVANAGH
Donald Michael Cavanagh, 63 of Aliso Viejo, CA, died on Thursday, January 1, 2015 with his wife, children, brothers & other family members by his side.
He was born July 4, 1951 in New York City, New York. Don spent his formative years in Union Beach, New Jersey and moved to Huntington Beach, California in 1979. He was employed at Langlois Fancy Frozen Foods, Inc. of Laguna Beach, CA from 1982 to present. He is survived by his wife Pam, children Ryan and Kaitlin, brothers Richard, Robert, Michael, Gary, sister Gail and sixteen nieces and nephews, along with many other family members.
A Memorial Service for Don will be held in Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo on Friday,January 9, 2015 at 2 pm.
Eduardo Calma, Jr
Eduardo Calma, Jr., 52 of Laguna Hills, Ca passed away Thursday, January 8, 2015. He was born May 19,1962 in Bacolod, Philippines to Eduardo Sr. and Nenita (Tolimao) Calma. Growing up, he was always referred to as the jokester of the group. He spent his high school years in Don Bosco Technical Institute- Victorias and spent one year of college in University of Santo Tomas in Manila before attending Colegio San Agustin- Bacolod, earning his degree in Mechanical Engineering. Following his schooling, Eduardo met and married the love of his life, Jessemae Briones, on December 17, 1987. Together the couple have celebrated over 28 years of a wonderful, Christ- centered marriage.
Eduardo was an excellent salesman for Magnolia's Dairy Division before coming to the States. With his family thriving as caregivers, Eduardo quickly embraced the profession and devoted a combined 13 years enriching the lives of his patients, often ministering to them. Eduardo and his family returned to the Philippines for 4 years, where he dabbled in the agricultural business before returning to California for good. Eduardo enjoyed going to church, Bible studies, listening to K-Wave Radio, reading Christian application books, watching survival shows, painting, gardening, playing the guitar, carpentry, eating to his heart's content, going on reflective leisurely walks and sharing his testimony of God's grace to everyone he'd meet.
However, his greatest enjoyment was found by simply spending time with his family. He would always cook for them, teach Christian values and made sure that everyone's needs were met. He was simply a devoted family man.
Eduardo is survived by his wife, Jessemae “Mae” Calma; parents, Eduardo Sr. and Nenita; five children, Jed, Jethro, Julius, Jeremae and Joshua; one brother, Miles; two sisters, Stella and Christy, as well as his church family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM with the funeral service at 5:00 PM. Coffee and cookie reception to follow the funeral at the Fairhaven Reception Center. Afterwards, there will be a dinner reception at the family home.
Fred Patrick DAHER
Patrick Daher, 76, of Mission Viejo passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on January 15, 2015. Patrick was born on March 17, 1938 in Lawrence Massachusetts. He served in the US Air Force and graduated from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, before relocating to Southern California in 1963. He worked for 37 years as an aeronautic engineer for McDonnell Douglas/Boeing where he retired in 2000. Longtime Mission Viejo residents, Pat and his wife Kay celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on December 26th. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two daughters, Teresa Luke (Fiancée John Chiechi) and Susie Daher, his son Mike (Wife Julie Daher), his four grandchildren, Jeanette and Sarah Luke, Jessica and Christopher Daher and Brandon Chiechi. He battled Lewy Body dementia disease in his final years.
A Memorial Service will be held at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Centre Drive, Mission Viejo, Friday, January 23 at 2:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting contributions to Lewy Body Dementia Association at www.lbda.org/go/donate.
Dr. Manuchair Ebadi, 79 of Laguna Niguel passed away January 19, 2015 at his residence. He was born September 6, 1935 in Iran.
He is survived by his wife Paridokht Ebadi; two sons, John (wife, Sindy) and Mark (wife, Molly) Ebadi; one daughter, Michelle (husband, Robert) McCormick; six grandchildren, Jesse, Jolie, Caylin, Christine, Chloe and Lela.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM with a visitation one hour prior from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo, CA. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Hollywood.
Norman Edward CAIN
Norman E. Cain, aged 92.
Born January 30, 1922 in Ontario, Canada, the youngest child of seven. Norman was enlisted with the Royal Canadian Army 1939-1946. He worked as a Machinist in the Aerospace Industry in the following years, moving to Orange County in 1959, and retiring in 1982. Norman has a family of two sons Gary Norman & Dennis James Cain, two Grandchildren Brion Cain & Kendra Zimmerman, three Great grandchildren Madi Cain, Shelby & Emma Zimmerman.
In 2010, Norman moved from Orange County leaving family to be with friends in Sunnyside, Washington. His health faltered over the past year and Norman passed away peacefully January 11, 2015 with his family by his side.
Kenneth “Wayne” Barnard, 67 of Laguna Woods, CA passed away January 6, 2015.
Wayne was born May 1, 1947 in Orange, CA to Harry and Helen (Perkins) Barnard. He grew up at attended schools in Santa Ana graduating from Valley High School in 1965. Wayne enlisted in the US Army and served his country honorably.
Wayne was a car guy and found his passion as a mechanic. If it had a motor, he liked it everything from hot rods, dragsters and jet skiing. He was a man’s man with a gentle and giving heart. He had a soft spot for his pets and listening to people. Wayne met the love of his life, Patricia N. Contreas they later married on September 26, 1987. Together they have celebrated 28 years of marriage.
Wayne is survived by his wife Patricia; his mother, Helen; one brother, Gary Barnard; two sisters, Joanne (husband, Craig) Davis and Karen (husband, Tony) Bohannon as well as a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
A celebration of Wayne’s life will be held on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo with a reception to follow at Fairhaven Reception Center.