Janet Robinson, who dedicated her life to helping others, imported the traditional hospitality and unique culture of her native New Orleans to California where she raised her family and made her life.
Jeanne, who worked as a psychiatric social worker and as a geriatric care manager, grew up in small cities and never lost her small-town approach to people: personal, caring, involved.
Susan also served as a member of the BART Board of Directors. She was active in many civic and cultural organizations as well.
Davis, who worked at the Cooperative Center Federal Credit Union for 37 years, is remembered for having made a beautiful impact on all who knew her.
A hit-and-run driver struck 75-year-old Julian Curran, who grew up in Berkeley, while he biked on Fulton Street and Ashby Avenue in March.
Robert Browning made a huge impact in Berkeley, from his work on the Mark Twain Papers at the Bancroft Library, to working on the Poverty Commission, to leading the planting of native trees, to owning Calavera Ceramics.
A daughter of California and a lifelong lover of adventure, Charlotte was exuberantly creative, politically active, a loving mother and a generous friend, who said Berkeley was where she had always belonged.
Rob Browning was swimming in a rough ocean in Baja. He and Maio were on a three-week long vacation/business trip.
A much-loved member of the community, Geores retired from Berkeley Lab after 19 years to pursue his passions, including running solo the full length of Routes 66 and 69, art and poetry.
Hal will be fondly remembered for his humor, his philosophical insights and his lifetime dedication fighting for social justice, as well as for his love for his family, his resilience and his kindness.
Phyllis will be remembered for her works of poetry, her beauty pageant smile, her easy laughter, her devotion to her family, and the resilience she showed in her long life, adapting to her diminishing capacities.
Fun, regal and eclectic, Sita was the pillar of her extended family, a fabulous cook and a frequent volunteer locally who had traveled the world several times over and lived as full a life as anyone could hope for.