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OBITUARY: Wilbur Brown July 6, 1932–Sept. 17, 2013

on October 8, 2013 - 7:23am

WILBUR BROWN July 6, 1932–Sept. 17, 2013

Wilbur Knight Brown of Durango died from pneumonia Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Durango. He was 81.

Dr. Brown was born July 6, 1932 in Oakland, Calif., to Herbert and Donna Brown. He grew up in Piedmont, Calif., and graduated from Piedmont High School.  

Known to family and friends as Bill, he attended the University of California at Berkeley, and obtained a doctoral degree in nuclear engineering. While at Berkeley, Bill was involved in the NROTC program and subsequently served in the U.S.


OBITUARY: Carol C. Wall Dec. 6, 1916–Sept. 26, 2013

on October 4, 2013 - 11:07am

CAROL C. WALL Dec. 6, 1916Sept. 26, 2013

Carol C. Wall, 96, passed away peacefully in the presence of family and loved ones on September 26, 2013. Carol moved to Los Alamos, NM in December 2006 to be close to son Gary.

Born in Marietta, Ohio on December 6, 1916, she moved with her mother to Denver, CO in 1939 following her father's death. It was there that she met Larry Wall.They were married on July 5, 1941. Shortly after Larry left for 4 years of service during WWII. Carol singlehandedly raised their first son, Larry, Jr.


OBITUARY: Cecil L. Gooch Dec. 24, 1918-June 25, 2013

on October 3, 2013 - 6:52am

CECIL L. GOOCH Dec. 24, 1918-June 25, 2013
Cecil L. Gooch, formerly of Los Alamos, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013.
Cecil was born December 24, 1918 in Kansas to Jerry and Lillian M. Gooch. He served in the U.S. Army, Company M, 148 Infantry, and was very proud to have done so. After his honorable discharge, Cecil moved to Los Alamos in 1947 to work for the Zia Corporation as a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union. He retired from the Laboratory in 1979 and remained in Los Alamos until he relocated in Albuquerque where he lived until his death.  
During his time here, he was

OBITUARY: Annie R. Segura Sept. 27, 2013

on October 3, 2013 - 6:50am

ANNIE R. SEGURA Sept. 27, 2013

Annie R. Segura, a resident of Los Alamos, passed away on Friday, September 27, 2013 at her granddaughter’s home in Colorado Springs.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years Bernie Segura, parents; Isifredo and Eloisa Romero, brothers, Cruz, Ben, and Gilbert, sisters, Ramona, Josefa, Lucy, Bernadette (Nalda) and Helen. Annie was born in Durango Colorado, and grew up in Santa Cruz NM.    

Annie is survived by her only son Pressiliano (Pres) Garcia and wife Marie, granddaughter, Anna Marie Poskey and husband Dan, great-grandchildren, Kristopher


OBITUARY: Charles E. Morris Sept. 28, 2013

on October 1, 2013 - 7:22am
CHARLES E. MORRIS Sept. 18, 2013
Charles E. Morris, 72, formerly of Los Alamos, died on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  
He was born in Detroit, Michigan and received his doctorate from Iowa State University. From 1968 - 1994, he was a research physicist at Los Alamos National Laboratory (M-6), and was active in skiing and golf.  
After retirement, he pursued an interest in woodworking, designing and building cabinetry and furniture for his home. Chuck is survived by his wife, Ellen. No services will be held.


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