Carpinteria Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via Noozhawk 

    Michael 'Ojo' Ornelas of Carpinteria, 1951-2014

    Michael married Carol Farmer of Carpinteria, a loving and caring woman with whom he had a son, Anthony Ornelas. They began a journey in Washington, where they lived for 12 years and where Michael worked as a drywall laborer until the death of his wife, Carol.


  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via Santa Barbara Independent 

    Identity of Man Found Dead in Salt Marsh Released

    Authorities have identified the man found dead on Saturday morning in the Carpinteria Salt Marsh as Michael Ornelas, who was 63 years old. According to Sheriff's Office spokesperson Kelly Hoover, Ornelas is believed to have killed himself; his official cause and manner of death is pending toxicology results.