Alice Herrera was born and raised in San Fernando. She passed away Tuesday morning peacefully surrounded by family. She now joins her husband Rudy Flores Herrera Sr in heaven. They are survived by their 6 children, 22 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
Demetrio Herrera Gamboa passed away at home on Saturday morning May 2nd, 2020. Demetrio was the 7th of 9 children. He was a lifelong resident of San Fernando and a proud WWII Veteran. He served in the U.S. Army’s 1st Cavalry Division in the South Pacific. Demetrio was a devoted man of God an…
Richard left this world on May 1st surrounded by family in his Pacoima home. He is proceeded by his wife Irene (Verdugo) Reyes. Richard is missed by his loving children Richard Jr., Andrew, Geraldine, and son-in-law Victor,10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
Our dad, Andrew “Andy” Alba was born in Simi Valley, California on September 20, 1938. He passed, surrounded by love, on March 8, 2020. Dad was the 12th of 13 siblings made up of eight brothers and five sisters. His beloved parents were Kinteen (Papá) and Carmen (Mamá) Alba, who were both…
Rosario Dagami Gosoco, aka Rose or Lolamommy as she was fondly called, was granted her angel wings on September 2, 2019. She was born in China on September 22, 1927 to Cesario Dagami (aka Dy) and Cornelia Cañete but her birth was not registered until a year later in La Paz, Leyte. She was ra…
The city's oldest resident passes. Margarita Medrano Ahumada, 108-years-old passed away in her Sylmar home on Oct., 30, 2019. She lived in Sylmar for 65 years where she and her husband raised two generations of their family. Mass will be held at 9 a.m. at St. Didacus Church on Saturday, No…
His name was Juan Humberto Guzman Nunez born to Maria Antonia Nunez "Lila". He was a Spiritual POW, a son, a sinner, a criminal, a father, a papa, a brother, a tio, a grandfather, a widow, a minister, a missionary, a newspaper man, a lover and most importantly he was family.
Mike Trujillo, age 90, passed away peacefully at his home in Arleta, surrounded by his 6-children at his bedside on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, September 5, 2019, at St. John Baptist De Salle Church in Granada Hills at 11am.
Our beloved Joe (Gramps) has passed away at home Monday, Jun 10, at the age of 97 surrounded by family.
Adrienne Ruth Krause passed on to her next life on April 25th 2019 on her 84 birthday. According to Jewish tradition, it is considered a very special blessing to be born and die on the same day, completing your lifespan this way makes you righteous, like Moses.
Irene Anna Leeds passed away on Friday April 19 at the age of 83.
Beloved by his friends, family and former students he completed his earthly journey peacefully. His passion was teaching and living life fully. “El Maestro” taught in the Valley for 30 years particularly at Haddon Ave. Elementary.
Mary Kathryn King, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away on September 25, 2018.
Lucy Regalado was born in the City of San Fernando. Lucy Martinez Yribe Regalado passed away in her sleep at the home of her daughter, Rickie Donofrio in La Mirada, on October 29, 2018. She was 86 years old.
Michelle Marie Williams, 53, died July 7, 2018 in West Hills, CA. Born in Hillsboro, OR, Michelle grew up in Glendora and Wrightwood, CA, graduating from Serrano High School in 1983, where she was active in sports and served as class president in her junior and senior years. Following her gr…
Adelle was born in 1949 in Sacramento, California. She lived most of her life in the San Fernando Valley, where she married and raised four children.
Born at home in Oakhill, West Virginia, she moved to CA as a young girl. Barbra attended JHF Polytechnic High School in Sun Valley where she was Editor-In-Chief of the “Poly Optimist” school paper.
Joe M. Juarez, a former resident of San Fernando, passed away on July 11, 2018 in Delano, CA.
Nick Garcia, 81, was a lifelong resident of the city of San Fernando died on Wednesday, July 11, of a cardiac attack at Providence Holy Cross Hospital. He was a member of St Ferdinand church. He was married to Dorothy Garcia who died. He was an employee of GM and craft services for movie stu…
It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of David H. Ross, Father, businessman and great friend. David, Born in Phoenix Arizona May 28, 1936, died the evening of Sunday July 15th 2018 at his care facility in Arleta. He leaves behind his Sons John Ross, and Tom Ross, his daughter-in-…
Mary Joann Moss passed away peacefully on June 6, 2018. Born December 5, 1930 in Los Angeles, CA, she grew up in the city of San Fernando. Mary Joann was a direct descendant of Cyrus Lyon, an early California pioneer. Around 1855, Cyrus and his twin brother Sanford Lyon established Lyons …
A resident, friend, and involved San Fernando citizen has passed. Theale “Stormy” Haupt, born on December 15, 1943, died the afternoon of June 15th at Holy Cross Hospital surrounded by devoted family and friends. He is survived by his wife Patricia, his son, Sean, his daughter-in-law and gra…
Precious Steve, We rejoice in OUR LORD knowing you're taking care of HIS garden. You're now hugging Mom, "Dora", Dad, "Tirso". We miss you dearly, yet we know you were longing for this special moment. Loving you always, Elizabeth, Diane and Danny Ramirez.
Ramona Acevez was born November 30, 1931 in Tajirachi Chihuahua, Mexico and passed away in Mission Hills, CA on the evening of April 20, 2018. She came to California in the early 50's with her sister Celestina Morales and her brother-in-law David Morales.
Born Lowrey Lynn Ready to Robert and Myrtle Ready, in Dallas, Texas, he began dancing and singing lessons at an early age, and soon was winning amateur contests in the Dallas and Ft. Worth areas. Lynn, who was always billed by his middle name, sang on local radio and television shows from ag…
Leon Aloysius Wolfe, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the CalVet Home in Redding, CA.
John Talavera, 83 of El Paso, TX, succumbed to an illness at home surrounded by his family on July 13, 2017. John is survived by his wife Belen of 56 years, and children Tony Aranda, John Talavera and grandchildren Paul Castillo, Paulina Castillo, Mary Aranda, Michelle Rodriguez, and Pauline…
Manuel D. Flores
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Legendary comedian Don Rickles, known for his acerbic wit and rapid-fire insult humor that made him a favorite on the late-night talk show circuit and at celebrity roasts, died today (Thursday, April 6) at age 90.
On February 21, 2017 Gloria R. Ramirez beloved mother and grandmother & great grandmother entered into rest in Tucson, Arizona.
Margaret M. Macias was born on November 21, 1951 and entered into rest on February 13, 2017.
Born at home in Oakhill, West Virginia, she moved to Ca as a young girl. Patty attended JHF Polytechnic High School where she was Editor-In-Chief of the “Poly Optimist.”
John H. Gasca, age 83, passed away on February 4, 2017 at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family.
Pascual Arroyo Negrete, born July 10, 1918, to Jose Negrete and Ygnacia Arroyo in Limonera, Ventura County, California. Preceded in death by his wife of seventy-two years and ten months, Connie Guevara Negrete, Pascual passed away Sunday, January 22, 2017, peacefully at home with his family…
Born January 17, 1943 and passing away December 30, 2016 at the young age of 73 just shy of her 74th birthday. She passed in the home of her son Chris and his wife Holly, continuously surrounded by the love of family and friends. Born Lovinia Parris in La Fayette Georgia, she learned to hunt…
Margaret Elizabeth Anderson (Peggy) July 16, 1935 - November 5, 2016 Glendale California native Margaret (Peggy) Elizabeth Anderson has passed away due to heart failure. She was 81 and passed peacefully on November 5, 2016 in Woodland Hills.
When I was asked to write a biography on my younger brother, I thought it would be difficult to summarize a life in a short letter. It has become that much more difficult for a man that has left such an impact on his family and community.
Bette Mae Delaney, 73, Nov.12,1942 - Sept,18,2016, of Anderson, Ca. Died on Sept. 18 at her home. Bette was born in San Fernando, Ca.
Carol June Chapman “Lugo” passed away peacefully on October 14 surrounded by her loving family. She was the thirteenth of fifteen children born to Albert and Lottie Lugo of Pacoima, CA.
CEDAR FALLS – Joanna L. Heatley, 91, of Cedar Falls, Iowa, formerly of California, died Monday, July 25, at UnityPoint Health–Allen Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa.
On July 24, 2016, Mary Matosian Morabito, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, died peacefully in Santa Barbara, California. She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on July 23, 1929 to Armenian genocide survivors, the fourth of six daughters. In 1946, Mary moved to Los Angeles, California wi…
Claudia Jovel, 44, of North Hollywood CA, passed away on July 6th. She is survived by her Grandmother Margarita Lemus, Mother Martha Lemus, Sister Cynthia Lardizabal, Brother Omar Lemus and by her extended family.
March 12, 1928- April 11, 2016
On Sunday, March 20th Woody passed away in Seattle, Washington, after suffering a fatal stroke.
Michele “Jeannie” Moore, 71, passed away February 20, 2016, peacefully and surrounded by family in West Covina, California.
Abel Abdon Gonzalez, a revered member of the San Fernando Valley community died Friday, March 4th at age 82 of natural causes. Abel was a man who was never afraid to take risks. His hard work and perseverance was felt by many.