WOODLAND HILLS—Catalina Yachts announced the death of its CEO, Frank Willis Butler. Butler died on Nov. 15. He was 92.
REDONDO BEACH—Dick Reinhardt, King Harbor Yacht Club’s first commodore, died on July 29. He was 94 years old. Reinhardt was
SAN DIEGO—Will MacIntyre, a member of the Sun Country Marine Group sales team, has died. He passed away on Aug.
VENTURA—Lillian “Lil” Mae Connally, the matriarch of Island Packers in Ventura, died on Aug. 4. She was 87. Connally was
ORANGE—Linus Ralls passed away on July 24, at his home in Orange, California from natural causes due to acute thrombosis.
SAN DIEGO—Melvin B. Scott, a steady figure in San Diego’s maritime space, died on May 13. He was 82. Scott
SAN DIEGO—Kevin MacDonald, a yacht maintenance and sales business owner in San Diego, has died. He was 66. MacDonald reportedly
MOUNTAIN HOME, Arkansas (AP)—Forrest L. Wood, who created one of the top brands in the boating industry and was a
SAN DIEGO—The Southern California boating community has lost another titan of industry, as Robert Parsons, a former yacht broker and
SAN CLEMENTE—Robert ‘Bob’ Twilegar, the owner, CEO and president of Western Outdoor News, died on Dec. 30, 2019. He died