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Aldonia "La Verne" Fisher. 66 past away unexpectedly on Sunday April 8, 2012 following a brief illness.
She was born on April 23, 1945 Newport News, Virginia to Frank E and Verna Brown. Aldonia is survived by her husband John Fisher, her daughter Nicole Fisher, granddaughter Sophia Weglarz, her two sisters Francella Watkins and Anita Brown.
Aldonia taught in the Los Angeles United School District at various middle and high schools She ended her teaching career as a…Continue
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Ralph Andrew Lunstedt, class of ’46, was born May 26, 1918 in Hollywood and passed away March 31, 2011 in Palm Desert. In World War II he retired as an Army Lieutenant, 1st class. He owned California Book Supply in Inglewood, a technical and engineering book store. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Bobbie, and two children.
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Leif Roebuck Ball, born June 10, 1917 passed away October 16, 2011. Roby to his friends was in the class of ’35. Leif joined the Army in World War II and rose to the rank of captain. He was stationed in England where he met Phyllis who would be his wife for 52 years. He is survived by three children, eight grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
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Norman Felipe Valdes Sr passed away December 7, 2011. Norman was born June 25, 1928, the youngest of three boys. He attended Hollywood High, Class of ’47, and after graduating joined the Navy. He worked 40 years for the Gas Company and after his retirement worked happily for Home Depot. When Norman passed away he left Frances, his wife of 59 years, six children,15 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
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Bob Buckley was kidnapped by his Mother from Buffalo, New York, who stole away to Hollywood, California, where she did have some minor success in the movies. She didn't have a lot of roles, so of course, they didn't lead their middle-class Buffalo life, but were very impoverished. Bob said their poverty wasn't that important, because he always credited Hollywood High with having given him an extraordinarily good education, and wonderful friends. I believe it, because he was a Renaissance…Continue
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Geologist, activist Glenn Shepherd dies at home, 86
WAILUKU — Friends and family are mourning the loss of Wailuku resident Glenn Shepherd, remembered as a community activist, geologist and all-around funny guy.
Shepherd, 86, died on Tuesday at his residence of pancreatic cancer.
“He was such an outstanding person and outstanding human being,” said Council Member Michelle Anderson.
Anderson said Shepherd would regularly share information with her and was…Continue
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We're told he was an outstanding Hollywood High School student, member of the honor societies…Continue
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Born in Swissvale, Pennsylvania on February 27, 1924. Closed his smiling Irish eyes on April 15, 2011 in LakeView Terrace, California. Preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Virginia, in 2008. Ray graduated Hollywood High School - Class of 1942. He joined the …Continue
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JOHN MOLTENO MAYS Of Malibu, California died on Monday, August 15, 2011 of natural causes. He was 88. His career at Bell Telephone Laboratories, the National Science Foundation, on the President's Science Advisory Committee and at the National Institute of Education helped…Continue
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Groth, Donald Fred, 82, of Mission Viejo, passed away April 12, 2011 of complications of pneumonia. He was born October 18, 1928 in Hollywood, CA and lived all his life in California. His wife, Linda; his children, Eric and Teri Sanford, Cynthia and Doug Stark, and Bergitta Groth; his grandchildren, Colin Sanford, Kaila…Continue
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“A Celebration of Life” ~~ Anne Watson, November 22, 1923 – July 16, 2011
Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend too many, Anne Watson died from Multiple Myeloma on July 16, 2011, passing away peacefully at home.
Born on Mohawk Street in Los Angeles on November 22, 1923, Anne was an accomplished singer, dancer and entertainer in her early years.
Anne met Jim Watson on a blind date in February 1945; and the rest, as they say, was…Continue
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February 19, 1937 - January 31, 2012
Born and raised in Hollywood, California, parents Harry and Elizabeth (Lee). Passed away at home surrounded by his loving family who meant everything to him. Survived by devoted wife and love of his life, Sharil, loving children…Continue
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John S. Moseman passed away peacefully at his home in Irvine, California with family by his side on November 7, 2011 after a short struggle with Pancreatic…
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Woodbury, CT-- Ruth Lovina Galbreath, 92, died April 11, 2005 at Bridgeport Hospital.
Miss Galbreath was born June 24, 1912 in Los Angeles, California, daughter of the late Frank and Gertrude Galbreath and sister, to the late Dorothy Gertrude Schlieper.
She was a member of Eastern Star and a volunteer for the American Red Cross during WWII. She worked as a companion and caregiver all of her life retiring to NM in 1975. In 2001, she moved to CT to be with her…Continue
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Born 15 July, 1915 in Washington, D. C.; passed away 23 December, 2011 in Carmichael, CA. age 9
6 years. Beloved husband of the late Carol Weiskopf ( HHSC 1932). Father of Margaret Ellis Hill of Fair Oaks, CA, John F. Ellis (Claudia) and David Ellis (Barbara) of North Carolina. He is…Continue
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Hollywood high school remembers Alexander Julian, Class of 1939. The captain (USN retired) passed away on March 17, 2009 at the age of 87. His was a distinguished life, first in his career in the Military, the Science Community and later as a civic activist. After graduating from Hollywood, he won an appointment to the Naval Academy in 1941. While there, the National AAU gymnastic champion was named captain of the Gymnastics Team. Graduating with the Class of 1945, he was assigned to the…Continue
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