They have left behind a legacy of curiosity, adventure and devotion to the natural world.
The prolific garlic farmer was the author of 28 books and helped liberate Dachau concentration camp.
Carl dedicated his life to working with children and the developmentally disabled and had a wicked sense of humor.
Merrilee was an early supporter of the Monterey Jazz Festival and played a large role in increasing the awareness of the Berkeley JazzSchool.
He changed prevailing attitudes of mid-20th-century philosophy and sought to understand enduring and inescapable questions about knowledge, perception and reality,
Bill's passion for public service was married to his love of reading, photography and traveling with his family.
She loved to birdwatch and fought to prevent development on the shores of San Francisco Bay.
An expressive soul who spoke her mind, Joanne was an avid writer, imaginative painter, music and theater enthusiast, a deeply devoted mother and a loyal friend to many.
The longtime Berkeley resident and ping pong aficionado, who was nominated for a Nobel Prize for his research on magnetic imaging, died at 97.
Known by many for his wry sense of humor, Larry Steinhart, 84, died peacefully on July 3.
Adam was always a participant, rather than spectator, in the human experiences that unfolded before him.
A talented textile artist who was passionate about genealogy, Rita shared her love of world art for 33 years with her kindergarten students at Albany Unified.