Following is a transcript of an obituary from the Vallejo Times-Herald, dated 25 Feb 1963:
"S. D. Pinkerton
Samuel D. Pinkerton, 64, of 1005 Downs Way, died yesterday in a local hospital following an extended illness.He was a native of County Armagh, Ireland, and had been a Vallejo resident 26 years.
He was a retired custodian at the Charles Curry School, and for 11 years was a member of the California School Employes Asso- ciation.He also was a member of Neighbors of Woodcraft.
Mr. Pinkerton is survived by his wife, Frances S. Pinkerton, of Vallejo; two sisters, Mrs. George Caldwell, of Kent, England, and Mrs. Leslie McGarry, of Middle- sex, England; and by a nephew, Ian McGarry, of Burbank, a for- mer Vallejo resident.
Funeral services are pending at Wiggins Funeral Home."