Dec. 14, 2010
Jeffrey Walter “Jeff” Butts, 63, of Mountain View, Hawaii, a Hewlett-Packard engineer and Navy veteran who served in Vietnam, died at home. He was born in Healdsburg, Calif. He is survived by daughter Angela Derr, sisters Melinda Hill and Caralyn Christian, caregiver Patty Steele, four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private services. Donations may be made to Rainbow Friends Animal Sanctuary, P.O. Box 1259, Kurtistown, HI 96760.