COLLINGS, Craig Dee
COLLINGS, Craig Dee, 84, of Mission Viejo, passed away 09.10.2015. Craig was born in Los Angeles to Russell & Geraldine Collings,July,19, 1931. A much loved and admired family man, husband, father, grandfather & great grandfather who will be missed dearly.
Craig's Celebration of Life service will be held in the Waverley Chapel, Fairhaven Memorial Park, 1702 Fairhaven Avenue, Santa Ana, 92705, Sunday, September 20, commencing at 1pm. Burial will follow immediately in the Serenity Lawn.
Johann Bernhard Kunst
Johann Bernhard Kunst (Bernie), age 78, died unexpectedly but peacefully in his sleep on Friday morning, August 21, 2015. He was born in Newark, New Jersey on July 9, 1937. His parents, John and Charlotte Lange Kunst, were immigrants from Germany. His German and Jersey heritage were very important to him. He earned a BS in mechanical engineering from Newark College of Engineering and an MBA from Rutgers University. He married Linda Wittich Kunst and was broken-hearted to lose her to cancer in 2005, after nearly 42 years. They raised two daughters, Janet and Jennifer, in Cranford, NJ. Bernie was involved at the First Presbyterian Church (Rahway, NJ), the Tres Dias Community of Northern New Jersey, the Cranford Missionary Alliance Church, and Crossline Community Church in Laguna Hills, CA. He worked as a financial analyst for several companies before landing his dream job with AT&T, where he worked for more than twenty years until his retirement. He took great joy in traveling internationally, negotiating and managing contracts for the construction and maintenance of undersea transcontinental fiber optic cables used for telecommunication services and for the deployment of the World Wide Web services all around the world. In 2008, he moved to Mission Viejo, CA to be near his daughters. His wit and humor always entertained his family and friends and will be deeply missed. He is survived by his daughters and son-in-law, Janet Kunst and Jennifer Kunst (Scott Miller).
A memorial service will be held to celebrate his life at Crossline Community Church in Laguna Hills, CA on September 28, 2015 at 3 pm. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in his memory to Heifer International (www.heifer.org), a global relief fund whose work he supported.
REYES, Arnolo Dimapilis "Nolly"
REYES, Arnolo Dimapilis aka "Nolly", 78 of Anaheim passed away peacefully 09.23.2015 after illness. Born 07.17.1934 to parents Isidro & Eulogia Reyes in Phillipines, he worked as a Machinist for over 30 years before retiring in California.
Nolly is the beloved husband of 53 years to Angelina, father of Alma, Liezl, Leslie, Arlyn & grandfather of Pam, Kyle & Gel.
Visitation reciting the Rosary will be held at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo, 92692, Friday, 10.09.2015 at 6pm. Nolly's Funeral service will be held at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo, Saturday 10.10.2015 commencing at 10.30am.
Robert R. Salas
Robert Raya Salas, 80 of Laguna Hills, CA passed away Saturday, October 3, 2015. He was born October 2, 1935 in Santa Ana, CA to Francisco Salas and Concepcion Raya both of Mexico. He grew up and attended schools in Santa Ana and following his education, he enlisted in the United States Army. Robert served his country honorably during the Korean War Era. When Robert returned home from Korea, he met and married the love of his life, Margaret Medina Porras on July 16, 1960. Together the couple celebrated over 55 years of marriage and raised two wonderful children.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Salas; one son Robert (wife, Jennifer) Salas; one daughter, Jennifer (husband Keith) Neves; three granddaughters, TaMarah Gullion, Jessica Neves and Genevieve Salas; three great grandchildren, Preston Gullion, Carter Walkington and Ava Walkington; one sister, Gloria Silva; 5 brothers, Joe, Charlie, Danny, David and John.
Robert was a simple man. He was a carpenter for over 33 years and found his passion in his work. He worked even while away from work, just for fun. Robert also owned a boat; he really enjoyed fishing and just spending time on the boat. He was a boxing fan, loved to tinker and travel. Of his life’s simple pleasures, he found the greatest enjoyment spending time with family.
His family will celebrate his life on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Fairhaven Memorial Services Chapel, 27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo, CA 92692 with a reception to follow.
Cremation has taken place and Robert will be scattered at sea.
Ruth Komors 96 of Mission Viejo passed away on 09-04-2015. She is survived by her Husband Theodore Komors.
Valente Alcala 91 of Anaheim,CA passed away on 09-07-2015. He is survived by his wife (Luisa) 12 children, 36 Grandchildren, and 39 Great Grandchildren.