Santa Ana Obituaries

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  • Tuesday | via The Wave 

    Surf rock pioneer Brian Carman of the Chantays dies ...

    You probably don't know Brian Carman's name today, if ever you did. But odds are good that you do know his most famous riff, that rapid-fire burst of sound that flew from Carman's fingers and the strings of his guitar, turning the instrumental "Pipeline" into one of the most legendary hits of surf music and transforming the Chantays from five Santa Ana teenagers barely old enough to shave into the brightest stars of pop music for a brief period as 1963 arrived.


  • Thursday Feb 26 | via 


    Michael Stanley Adams, "Mike," passed away peacefully at Mease Hospital in Dunedin, Fla. on Feb. 26, 2014.


  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via Burnet Bulletin 

    Donald G. Light

    Donald "Don" G. Light, 75, died of lung cancer on Jan. 24, 2015, at Scott & White Round Rock Hospital. At Light's request, he was cremated.


  • Friday Feb 6 | via The Wave 

    Santa Ana police make arrest in death of transgender...

    Liborio DeLaLuzRamos was arrested in connection with the death of a transgender woman who received a silicone injection at a party. Santa Ana police have made an arrest in connection with the death of a transgender woman who died from complications related to an injection she received at a silicone party in December.