Ardire, Frank, 90, of Reseda, retired plasterer. Utter-McKinley Mortuary, Mission Hills.

Barham, Dorothy M., 67, of Palmdale, retired office manager for McMahan’s Furniture and Appliances. Halley-Olsen Funeral Chapel, Palmdale.

Choe, Mun Suk, 45, of Northridge, restaurant owner. Praiswater Funeral Home, Van Nuys.

Corcoran, Florence I., 87, of Snata Monica, formerly of Canoga Park, homemaker. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, Reseda.


Crowle, Margaret A., 83, of Castaic, homemaker. Eternal Valley Mortuary, Newhall.

Doyle, Violet P., 81, of Montrose, homemaker. Ferrara & Callahan Funeral Directors, Sunland.

Garcia, Steve A., Jr., of Sylmar, infant. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, San Fernando.

Musco, May M., 83, of Van Nuys, retired restaurateur. Praiswater Funeral Home, Van Nuys.


Roesch, Dixie L., 84, of Fountain Valley, formerly of San Fernando, homemaker. Pierce Brothers-Praiswater Mortuary, Canoga Park.

Romero, Luz O., 58, of Van Nuys, homemaker. San Fernando Mortuary, San Fernando.

Sartoris, John Angelo, 91, of Burbank, retired security guard for Warner Bros. The Valley Funeral Home, Burbank.

Toth, Dorothy G., 72, of Burbank, retired teacher. The Valley Funeral Home, Burbank.


Vidaurreta, Tomas M., 79, of Glendale, retired orderly for Glendale Adventist Medical Center. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Hollywood Hills.

Information on Valley-area deaths is provided by cooperating mortuaries.