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Obituary: Diana Mariani Dec. 4, 2016

on December 8, 2016 - 9:58pm

DIANA MARIANI Dec. 4, 2016

Diana Mariani of Los Alamos and formerly of North Versailles, Pennsylvania, passed away on Dec. 4, 2016.

Diana was cherished, admired and adored by many including her son, Tommy Stepan; parents, Florindo and Patricia Mariani; siblings Victor (Sandra) Mariani, Philomena (Regis) Bujakowski, and the late Gina Ann Mariani; nieces, nephews and great-niece and nephew; and many close friends.

Diana was a respected business woman and CPA. She graduated at the top of her class from Penn State University and earned her MBA from the University of Colorado.


Obituary: Geraldine 'Jerri' Milich Sept. 10, 1919 – Nov. 30, 2016

on December 8, 2016 - 3:13pm
Sept. 10, 1919 ― Nov. 30, 2016
Geraldine “Jerri” Milich, 97, a resident of Los Alamos, born in Madison, WI on September 10, 1919, passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles P. Milich; parents, Marcus and Ella Togstad; sister, Jo Ellen Hogan and brother, William Togstad. Jerri had a great fondness for the outdoors and the beautiful New Mexico mountains. She was never still for a moment, always ready to go somewhere, whether it was fishing, camping, hiking, going for a scenic drive, bowling or BINGO.

Obituary: Rita Mae (Bachman) Bowman Nov. 17, 1926 – Nov. 17, 2016

on November 29, 2016 - 7:52am

 RITA MAE (BACHMAN) BOWMAN Nov. 17, 1926 – Nov. 17, 2016

Rita Mae (Bachman) Bowman, 90, was born November 17, 1926, second of the three daughters of Carl Otto and Helen Cecelia Bachman of La Porte, Indiana. She entered eternal life on November 17, 2016, her 90th birthday.

Rita attended La Porte High School, graduating in 1944.  In her senior year, she won a statewide classical piano competition. She also enjoyed playing the cello in a string trio with friends.


Obituary: Sidney Singer Nov. 19, 1927 – Nov. 24, 2016

on November 25, 2016 - 5:48pm

SIDNEY SINGER Nov. 19, 1927 – Nov. 24, 2016

Sidney Singer, a man of extraordinary persistence when confronting problems, scientific and otherwise, died on November 24, 2016 at his home in Santa Fe.

Sid was born in Detroit on November 19, 1927, to Polish immigrants Freda and Simon Singer. He graduated from Wayne State University in 1951, then got his PhD in nuclear physics and mathematics at the University of Illinois in 1957. He had already been a summer employee at Los Alamos National Laboratory, and upon graduation he joined LANL for a career of 40 years.


Obituary: Steven J. Martinez Sept. 12, 2016

on November 22, 2016 - 6:05am
STEVEN J. MARTINEZ Sept. 12, 2016
Steven J. Martinez, born Sept. 22 in Los Alamos, NM, passed away Sept. 12, 2016 from natural causes at his residence in Albuquerque.
Steven was proceeded in death by his mother, Coralyn Sue Martinez and his father, Willie Martinez, and Steve's girlfriend, Lorrice Meredith.
He is survived by his son, Heath Wade, of Los Alamos, brother Wayne and wife Tember of Los Alamos, sister Mardell and husband Brian of Port Townsend, Washington and brother Tommy and wife Frances of Albuquerque.
Steven served in the US Army in the early 70's and was stationed in