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In Memoriam: Larry Morgan

In Memoriam: Larry Morgan

posted: 3/20/2014

NEWPORT BEACH – Larry Morgan, owner of Windward Sailing Club has died. He was 64.


In Memoriam: Ronnie Kovach, 67

In Memoriam: Ronnie Kovach, 67

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 1/21/2014

HUNTINGTON BEACH – Ronnie Kovach, an avid angler who hosted popular radio and TV shows, died Sunday, January 5 in his Huntington Beach home surrounded by his wife and children. He was 67.

Sampson A. Brown, Past Knight & Carver CEO, Dies

Sampson A. Brown, Past Knight & Carver CEO, Dies

posted: 12/4/2013

Brown, who took the helm of Knight & Carver Maritime as president and CEO in 2001, died Nov. 21 at UCSD Thornton Hospital, of pancreatic cancer and related complications. He was 55.

Retired Yacht Broker Paul Albrecht Dies

Retired Yacht Broker Paul Albrecht Dies

posted: 11/20/2013

Albrecht, the founder of Paul Albrecht Yacht Sales in Long Beach, made many significant contributions to the Southern California boating industry in his nearly 50 years in business.             

Ed Cox, SoCal Marine Industry Veteran, Dies at 79

Ed Cox, SoCal Marine Industry Veteran, Dies at 79

Eston Ellis  |  posted: 8/15/2013

Services are set for Aug. 21 in Newport Beach for Ed Cox, a longtime fixture in Southern California boating, who created a popular sailing club, sold yachts and founded Cox Yacht Insurance Agency.

‘Ted’ Hood, Yachtsman, Sailmaker and Yacht Designer, Dies at 86

‘Ted’ Hood, Yachtsman, Sailmaker and Yacht Designer, Dies at 86

Associated Press  |  posted: 7/19/2013

Frederick E. “Ted” Hood -- a distinguished yachtsman, yacht designer and builder and sailmaker from Rhode Island who captained the winner of the 1974 America's Cup -- has died at the age of 86. 

Bob Meistrell, Co-founder of Body Glove, Dies at 84

Bob Meistrell, Co-founder of Body Glove, Dies at 84

posted: 7/19/2013

Meistrell, a waterman who co-founded Body Glove International and Dive N’Surf Inc., died June 16 aboard his boat, The Disappearance, after suffering a heart attack. 

In Memoriam -- Isaac Alexander LacKamp, San Diego Sailor, Dies at Age 38

In Memoriam -- Isaac Alexander LacKamp, San Diego Sailor, Dies at Age 38

posted: 6/21/2013

Isaac Alexander LacKamp, an avid recreational sailor, died in his sleep March 15 at his home in San Diego. He was 38.

In Memoriam -- Susanne Cobb, Local Sport Angler, Dies at 73

In Memoriam -- Susanne Cobb, Local Sport Angler, Dies at 73

posted: 6/21/2013

Susanne Jane Cobb, a retired registered nurse and a lifelong sport angler from Toledo, Ohio and Newport Beach, died Dec. 6, 2012 in Newport Beach. She was 73.

Longtime Yacht Broker Rudy Dettwyler Dies at 88

Longtime Yacht Broker Rudy Dettwyler Dies at 88

Ambrosia Brody  |  posted: 3/27/2013

With more than 40 years of experience under his belt, Dettwyler lived through the ups and downs of the industry, adjusting to the changes and remaining successful. 

In Memoriam: Lois Hall, Wife of Show Producer Fred Hall, Dies

Bart Hall  |  posted: 8/31/2012

Lois Hall, wife of the late boat and fishing show producer Fred Hall, has died. She was 88. The following article is a remembrance and celebration of her life by her son, Bart Hall, producer of the Fred Hall Shows. 

In Memoriam: Betty Schock, Co-founder of W.D. Schock Corp., Dies at 91

In Memoriam: Betty Schock, Co-founder of W.D. Schock Corp., Dies at 91

posted: 8/16/2012

Betty Schock, co-founder of W.D. Schock Co. with her late husband Bill Schock, died July 23. She was 91. 

In Memoriam: Burial at Sea Ceremony Held for San Diego Boater Bob Yaple

In Memoriam: Burial at Sea Ceremony Held for San Diego Boater Bob Yaple

posted: 5/22/2012

The ashes of the late Bob Yaple, a longtime San Diego boater, were scattered at sea on May 14.

Peter Douglas, Longtime Coastal Commission Executive Director, Dies at 69

Peter Douglas, Longtime Coastal Commission Executive Director, Dies at 69

posted: 4/10/2012

Peter Douglas, longtime executive director of the California Coastal Commission, died April 1 at age 69. A Coastal Commission spokeswoman said Douglas died at his sister’s home in La Quinta, surrounded by family and friends. 

J.J. Quinn, Former Racing Writer for The Log and Sea Magazine, Dies at 91

J.J. Quinn, Former Racing Writer for The Log and Sea Magazine, Dies at 91

posted: 3/15/2012

John “J.J.” Quinn, a longtime boater, a member of many local boating organizations and a yachting journalist for more than 50 years, died Jan. 31. He was 91.

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