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Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Kenneth Barnes
Kenneth Eugene Barnes CLU was born June 9, 1936, in Anson Texas to J.K. and Gertie Barnes. He passed on November 15, 2021. His family moved to Long Beach CA in 1941 and he graduated from Long Beach Poly High School in 1954. From there he attended Cal State Long Beach where he served... Read More
Published in Orange County Register on Dec. 1, 2021.
Kenneth Eugene Barnes
Kenneth Eugene Barnes was born June 9, 1936, in Anson, Texas to J.K. and Gertie Barnes. He passed away on November 15, 2021. His family moved to Long Beach, CA in 1941 and he graduated from Long Beach Poly High School in 1954. From there he attended Cal State Long Beach where he served... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Dec. 1, 2021.
Saturday, November 13, 2021
Marilyn House
Marilyn was born in San Francisco on April 16, 1934 to her parents, William and Constance Aguiar. Her father was of Portuguese descent and had been born in Hawaii. Her mother was born in Mexico and had immigrated to the United States in 1914, at the age of 5. Marilyn grew up in San... Read More
O'Connor Mortuary - Laguna Hills Chapel & Mortuary
Published in O'Connor Mortuary - Laguna Hills Chapel & Mortuary on Nov. 13, 2021.
Sunday, November 7, 2021
David Thorsen
David Thorsen, Professor Emeritus and founding member of the School of Music, Cal State Fullerton, died October 10, 2021, in Fullerton, CA. He was born June 6, 1927 to Oliver Thorsen and Nora Arntzen Thorsen of Escanaba, Michigan. He received degrees in music education from the University... Read More
McAulay & Wallace Funeral Home
Published in Orange County Register on Nov. 7, 2021.
David Thorsen
David Thorsen, Professor Emeritus and founding member of the School of Music, Cal State Fullerton, died October 10, 2021, in Fullerton, CA. He was born June 6,1927 to Oliver Thorsen and Nora Arntzen Thorsen of Escanaba, Michigan. He received degrees in music education from the University... Read More
McAulay and Wallace Mortuary - Fullerton - Fullerton
Published in Los Angeles Times on Nov. 7, 2021.
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Carol Drum Slosson
Born February 24, 1930 in the Seaside Hospital, the long-time Long Beach resident passed away peacefully on October 7, 2021.She was raised in Belmont Shore, attended Lowell and Rogers Elementary schools, then went to Long Beach Poly High School and on to Long Beach City College.On... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach on Oct. 12, 2021.
Friday, September 24, 2021
Gary Alfred Gene Riopelle
Nov. 14, 1934 - Sept. 14, 2021 Gary Alfred Gene Riopelle was born in Argyle, MN and his family moved to Long Beach, California when Gary was only five years old. Gary would live the rest of his life in Long Beach, residing more than 60 years in Bixby Knolls with his beloved wife Signe... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Sep. 24, 2021.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
William Otto Pascoe, II
William Pascoe beloved son, brother and uncle. Was born in Long Beach, Ca. Dec 31,1949 and passed away on September 9th. Bill attended Long Beach Poly High School and graduated in 1969. He moved to Monterey County in 1973 and enjoyed it very much. Bill worked at Mc Donnell Douglas... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach on Sep. 15, 2021.
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Dale Omar Huseboe
Dale Omar Huseboe's passing has been publicly announced.Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Dale in the Guest Book below. Read More
Published in Legacy Remembers on Sep. 11, 2021.
Sunday, August 29, 2021
Diana Richman
October 14, 1943 - August 13, 2021 Diana Richman, born Diana Lee Nelson, grew up in Long Beach, California. She graduated Long Beach Polytechnic High School, class of '61. At 18, she spent the summer as a volunteer in Sequoia National Forest. Diana had a brief career as a dental assistant... Read More
Published in Orange County Register on Aug. 29, 2021.
Diana Richman (Nelson)
Diana Richman, born Diana Lee Nelson, grew up in Long Beach, California. She graduated Long Beach Polytechnic High School, Class of '61. At 18, she spent the summer as a volunteer in Sequoia National Forest. Diana had a brief career as a dental assistant, before marrying her husband... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Aug. 29, 2021.
Sunday, August 8, 2021
Florence Zengler
April 23, 1922 May 22, 2021 Florence Richards was born in San Pedro, California on April 23, 1922. She and her three siblings and neighborhood friends would enjoy hiking the wildflower covered hills of the Palos Verdes Peninsula when it was mostly open fields and agricultural land... Read More
Forest Lawn - Cypress
Published in Orange County Register on Aug. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Sondra Gayle Williamson
Sondra Gayle Williamson, age 84, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 25, 2021. She was born in Long Beach, California on October 28, 1936 to John and Madeleine Paap and graduated from St. Anthony’s High School. She met and married Albert Williamson, the love of... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach on Jul. 7, 2021.
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Katherine Alice "Katie" Martin
Katie Martin passed away peacefully on Monday, June 7, 2021 at the age of 89. She was born in Long Beach, CA on March 19, 1932 and was the beloved daughter of Kenneth and Merle Crump, spending her happy childhood living in their home that sat above their business, Crump Cleaners... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Jun. 19, 2021.
Friday, June 18, 2021
Raymond Jefferson Palmer
March 10, 1924 - May 19, 2021 Raymond Jefferson Palmer passed away peacefully on May 19, 2021, at his home in Newport Beach, at the age of 97. He was surrounded by family and holding the hand of Margaret, his beloved wife of more than 71 years. He was born March 10, 1924, to Elmer... Read More
Published in Los Angeles Times from Jun. 18 to Jun. 20, 2021.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Audrey Vail Jessup
Audrey Vail Jessup, 88, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 18th, 2021 in Palm Springs, California.Audrey was born in Long Beach, California on March 17, 1933. Her parents were Dr. Herbert H. Vail and Vivian Niell Vail. Audrey attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School. She then... Read More
Forest Lawn - Long Beach
Published in Los Angeles Times from Jun. 16 to Jun. 20, 2021.
Friday, June 11, 2021
Keith Roderick "Rod" Carey Jr.
January 4, 1952 - May 31, 2021 Keith Roderick "Rod" Carey, Jr., 69, passed away on May 31, 2021 surrounded by his family. He was born on January 4, 1952 in San Francisco to Keith Sr. and Marilyn Griffin Carey. Rod was the oldest of 3 siblings. The family lived in Visalia CA until... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Jun. 11, 2021.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Fidelis Herman
Fidelis Herman's passing has been publicly announced by Norco Family Funeral Home in Norco, CA.Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Fidelis in the Guest Book below.The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Norco Family Funeral Home... Read More
Norco Family Funeral Home
Published in Norco Family Funeral Home on Jun. 2, 2021.
Sunday, April 11, 2021
Wilva Sereff (Evanoff)
Wilva '"Jeanne"' Sereff (Evanoff) September 12, 1936 - March 28, 2021 San Diego Jeanne passed peacefully in her sleep on March 28, 2021 as a result of Advanced Alzheimer's, which she graciously lived with for the past 4 years.Born September 12, 1936, just months before the opening... Read More
Accu-Care Cremation & Funerals - Carlsbad
Published in San Diego Union-Tribune on Apr. 11, 2021.
Sunday, April 4, 2021
Wilva "Jeanne" Sereff
Wilva "Jeanne" Sereff (Evanoff)September 12, 1936 - March 28, 2021Jeanne passed peacefully in her sleep as a result of Advanced Alzheimer's, which she graciously lived with for the past 4 years.Born September 12, 1936, just months before the opening of her beloved Golden Gate Bridge... Read More
Accu-Care Cremation & Funerals - Carlsbad
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from Apr. 4 to Apr. 11, 2021.
Monday, February 15, 2021
John Masao Katsumata
John Masao Katsumata was born on October 6, 1938 and passed away on October 26, 2020 at the age of 82. John was a longtime resident of Long Beach. He attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School and Long Beach City College. He also served a brief stint in the United States Army before... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Feb. 15, 2021.
Sunday, January 31, 2021
Webber Dean Dartt
Webber Dean Dartt, age 84, passed away at his home in Huntington Beach, January 23, 2021. Dean is survived by his dearly beloved children, Kelly, Elizabeth, and Joseph; his wonderful granddaughter Bailey; and by his life-long friend and business partner Joe Coghill. He was preceded... Read More
Published in Orange County Register on Jan. 31, 2021.
Webber Dean Dartt
Webber Dean Dartt, age 84, passed away at his home in Huntington Beach on January 23, 2021. Dean is survived by his dearly beloved children, Kelly, Elizabeth, and Joseph; his wonderful granddaughter, Bailey; and by his life-long friend and business partner Joe Coghill. He was preceded... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Jan. 31, 2021.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Joyce Arian Taylor
Joyce Arian Taylor Joyce Arian Taylor passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021. A strong, resilient woman, Joyce was unable to fight off COVID-19 and bilateral pneumonia. Born in Taylorville, Illinois on September 22, 1933, Joyce and her family—father Alexander Joseph, mother Violet... Read More
Published in Ventura County Star from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, 2021.
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Nicole B. Hoang
Nicole B. Hoang, born Bich Ngoc Hoang in December 1976, passed away in her home at 10:13 pm on November  22, 2020. She was surrounded by her husband, children, parents and siblings. After nearly two years, her battle with cancer came to an end and she now rests peacefully in Heaven... Read More
All Souls Cemetery and Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in All Souls Cemetery and Mortuary - Long Beach on Dec. 1, 2020.
Beverly Louise Young
Beverly Louise Young loved Long Beach, CA, her hometown. She was born there on March 15, 1924. Bev actually lived most of her life in Long Beach or nearby, with some years out of state in AZ and CO, and her last four years in Ontario & Montclair, CA.It was while the family attended... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach on Dec. 1, 2020.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Earl Ivie
Earl Ivie Jr. was born on April 4, 1930 to Earl Sr. and Goldie Ivie in Emory, Texas. Hewas one of twelve children with humble beginnings. He worked on the family farmand attended local schools. At the age of 19, Earl moved to Fort Worth, Texas andworked as Sky Cap for Delta Airlines... Read More
Holy Cross Mortuary - Culver City
Published in Holy Cross Mortuary - Culver City on Nov. 18, 2020.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Scott Huffman
SCOTT CAMERON HUFFMANFebruary 5, 1978 - August 21, 2020 Son of Don and Judy Huffman, Scott Cameron Huffman was born February 5, 1978, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He was raised in Riverside, California where he attended Polytechnic High School, graduating... Read More
Published in Bakersfield Californian on Nov. 10, 2020.
Friday, November 6, 2020
Mayumi Miyamoto Shaheen
April 26, 1954 - October 18, 2020 Mayumi Miyamoto Shaheen, 66 years old, Osaka, Japan born, resident of Long Beach, passed away on October 18, 2020. Survived by her husband of 48 years, Jay; children, Phillip Shaheen, Buffy (Scott) Moye; grandchildren, Taylor, Jacob, Alina, Ryan,... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Nov. 6, 2020.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Lila Atkisson
Lila Atkisson Lila Atkisson, 96, passed away peacefully at home. She was born and raised in Long Beach California to John Curtis and Nancy Elizabeth Atkisson (Alexander). Lila graduated from Long Beach Polytechnic High School, had a Bachelor's Degree in Home Economics/Food and Nutrition... Read More
Published in Ventura County Star from Nov. 4 to Nov. 15, 2020.
Saturday, October 24, 2020
Michael Richard Leddel
Michael R. Leddel passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020, at the age of 81. He was born on May 15, 1939 to Sam and Helen Leddel in Long Beach. Michael graduated Long Beach Poly High School, lettering in water polo and serving as the president of the Sphinx fraternity. He attended... Read More
Published in Daily Breeze on Oct. 24, 2020.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Kay Tortorice
On Sunday, October 11, 2020, Kay Tortorice passed away peacefully at the age of 79. Wife, mother, friend, cook, hostess, advocate, teacher, librarian, she brought joy to so many people. She will be missed.Kay was born June 19, 1941 in Tomah, Wisconsin and grew up on her family's farm... Read More
Mckenzie Mortuary Services
Published in Gazette Newspapers from Oct. 22 to Oct. 29, 2020.
Friday, October 2, 2020
Kiyomi “Kiyo” Marian Tsao
Kiyomi "Kiyo" Marian Tsao 05/23/1938 - 09/22/2020 Kiyomi Tsao passed away at home after a lengthy illness with the family at her bedside. Kiyomi was born on May 23, 1938 in Los Angeles to Masakichi George and Haruko Alice Hada. At age 4, she and her family were interned at Heart Mountain... Read More
Published in Daily Breeze on Oct. 2, 2020.
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Jean Tomiko Kumashiro
On Sunday, September 13, 2020, our Angel was called to be with her Heavenly Father. Jean Tomiko Kumashiro was born on September 16, 1934 - 4:45 AM in Long Beach, California at Seaside Hospital. She was the second child born to George and Helen Fujikawa. The Fujikawa's raised their... Read More
Fukui Mortuary, Inc. - Los Angeles
Published in Press-Telegram on Oct. 1, 2020.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Jose "Moe" Castillo
December 28, 1934 - September 17, 2020 After a courageous 8-year battle with Alzheimer's, Jose Castillo (A.K.A "Moe"), went to be with the Lord on September 17, 2020. During the Great Depression, his family moved from Southern California to Durango, Mexico, where Jose was born on... Read More
Forest Lawn - Long Beach
Published in Press-Telegram on Sep. 30, 2020.
Sunday, September 6, 2020
Charles Cassaday
January 25, 1932 - August 26, 2020 Devoted husband, father, brother, and grandfather, Charles "Chuck" Cassaday passed away peacefully on August 26, 2020 in Seal Beach, California. Chuck was universally respected and described by ALL who knew him as an honorable, decent, and kind man... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Sep. 6, 2020.
Ronald Dulin
October 14, 1939 - August 17, 2020 Ronald H. Dulin passed away peacefully the morning of Monday, August 17, 2020, losing his years long battle with cancer. Ronald was born October 14, 1939 in Long Beach, California to Homer and Velleda Dulin. Ronald graduated from Long Beach Poly... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Sep. 6, 2020.
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Valeria Joan Lyon
Valeria Joan LyonBorn to Harold and Irene Mullock on November 9, 1930, Joan shuttled back and forth during the Depression years between Long Beach, where her mother lived, and Ojai, Arizona, where her father had gone to find work.By the age of twelve, Joan lived in Hollywood with... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach
Published in Luyben Dilday Mortuary - Long Beach on Aug. 5, 2020.
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Ralph A. Duprey
1922 - 2020 Ralph Duprey lived all but one of his 98 years in Long Beach. He grew up in the Depression, experienced the aftermath of the 1933 Long Beach earthquake, and went to war, not because he wanted to but because his country needed him. He came home and, as so many others, fell... Read More
Luyben Dilday Mortuary - LONG BEACH
Published in Press-Telegram on May 23, 2020.
Sunday, May 17, 2020
David L. Williams
December 22, 1922 - April 17, 2020 David Lee Williams, beloved husband and father, passed away peacefully from natural causes at his home in Corona del Mar on April 17, 2020 surrounded by loved ones. He was 97 years old.David was born on December 22, 1922 in Des Moines, Iowa to parents... Read More
Published in Los Angeles Times from May 17 to May 23, 2020.
Friday, May 1, 2020
Mary Eileen Cribbs
Mary was born to Margaret and Walter Jessing at Bixby Knolls Hospital in Long Beach California, on 8-23-1939. Her father was born in Germany in 1905 and immigrated to the United States in 1907. Her mother was born in Indiana and was of Irish descent. They met and married in the... Read More
Published in The Seal Beach Sun on May 1, 2020.
Monday, April 27, 2020
Salome A. Salazar
Salome Adriana SalazarDecember 20, 1933 - April 7, 2020Salome was born Dec. 20, 1933 to Edmundo and Antonia Velazquez, she was raised in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico. She attended Polytechnic High School in Los Angeles and graduated with honors 1950. Salome was a loyal employee for many... Read More
Guerra & Gutierrez Mortuary - Montebello
Published in Guerra & Gutierrez Mortuary - Montebello on Apr. 27, 2020.
Sunday, March 22, 2020
Glenn Craig Ruttencutter
March 4, 1956 - September 7, 2019 Glenn Craig Ruttencutter, loving son, brother and uncle and a long-time resident of Artesia, CA, passed on to his heavenly home to be with his Lord Jesus on September 7, 2019 at the age of 63. Glenn was born on March 4, 1956, along with his twin brother... Read More
Published in Press-Telegram on Mar. 22, 2020.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Charles Wong
July 21, 1929 - December 26, 2019 Charles Wong, Mid-Century Architect and accomplished real estate developer, passed away at 90 years old surrounded by his loving family. Charles Wong immigrated in the 1930s from China, would settle in Los Angeles and later graduate from Polytechnic... Read More
Rose Hills-Alhambra
Published in Los Angeles Times from Dec. 31, 2019 to Jan. 5, 2020.
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Ruth Tarbell
10/07/46 - 10/26/19 Ruth (Naftaniel) Tarbell was born in Frankfurt, Germany on October 7, 1946. After surviving the Holocaust and WWII, her parents decided to settle in the United States and build their lives. They arrived in New York on November 10, 1947 and later had two more daughters... Read More
Published in Daily Bulletin on Nov. 28, 2019.
Ruth Tarbell
10/07/46 - 10/26/19 Ruth (Naftaniel) Tarbell was born in Frankfurt, Germany on October 7, 1946. After surviving the Holocaust and WWII, her parents decided to settle in the United States and build their lives. They arrived in New York on November 10, 1947 and later had two more daughters... Read More
Published in San Bernardino County Sun on Nov. 28, 2019.
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Arcelia "Sherrie" McConnell
March 6, 1924 - October 16, 2019 Sherrie McConnell passed away peacefully on October 16, 2019. She was 95. She is now happily reunited with her husband, Lorimer ("Lorry"), and with all of her other loved ones who have passed on.She was born in Pirtleville, Arizona, and moved to Los... Read More
Published in Los Angeles Times from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2019.
Friday, October 18, 2019
Virginia Joosen
Virginia Ann JoosenOctober 1, 1945 - October 6, 2019Virginia Ann Joosen passed away the evening of October 6, 2019 in Westlake Village, CA. She was born October 1, 1945 in San Francisco to William and Ann Savage. Virginia was a true San Franciscan, and attended Grattan Elementary... Read More
Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Memorial Park
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from Oct. 18 to Oct. 19, 2019.
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
JoAn Case
Que Sera Sera JoAn Case passed away peacefully on Monday, September 23, 2019 at the age of 89. She is survived by her three sons, Brian (Christine), Scott (Pamela), Douglas (Sonja) and their families. She had 4 sons, 11 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. She is also survived... Read More
Published in Orange County Register on Oct. 1, 2019.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
John Laurence Flynn
The honorable Judge John L. Flynn Jr. (Retired, OC Superior Court) passed away after a long and full life on September 5, 2019 with family by his side in his home in La Habra, California to again be with his loving wife, Paddy, who preceded him in death by 33 days after 67 years of... Read More
Published in Orange County Register on Sep. 11, 2019.
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