The Southern California boating world lost two industry leaders in the past few weeks: Mike Martin of Helmut’s Marine Service
The sailing world mourns the loss of one of its most recognized sailors, as Bill Ficker passed away March 13,
NEWPORT BEACH — Chip Donnelly, a Newport Beach sailor and harbor activist reportedly passed away Feb. 1. He was 55.
NEWPORT BEACH — A founding member of the Newport Beach Harbor Commission reportedly lost his battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease.
NEWPORT BEACH ― Bob Jimenez, a long-time marine industry professional, passed away Dec.26, 2016 after battling illnesses for about 4
Sam Williamson, a former Oceanside City Council member who helped bring a harbor to north San Diego County and was
Long-time yacht broker Virgil “John” Malley passed away Nov. 9 after a long bout with cancer. He was 71. Malley,
SAN DIEGO — William Roberts, fondly known as “Wild Bill,” a well-recognized and loved fixture on Shelter Island for 34
OREGON — Michael Wiest, a longtime California Yacht Brokers Association (CYBA) member and 2006 past president, has died. He was
NEWPORT BEACH — Former Orange County Harbormaster and a fixture in Newport Beach, Harry Gage, has died. He was 74.