Arredondo, Jose Omar, 71, of Van Nuys, retired electrical engineer. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Hollywood Hills.

Cain, Thelma C., 96, of Granada Hills, retired owner of Melody Music. Kiefer & Eyerick Mortuary, Glendale.

Calonje, Angela V., 80, of Van Nuys, homemaker. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Hollywood Hills.

Calzia, Blanche (Peggy), 86, of Glendale, retired owner of Peggy’s Dress Shop. Kiefer & Eyerick Mortuary, Glendale.


Cummings, Edward Robert, 61, of Sunland, maintenance supervisor for Glendale Unified School District. Eternal Valley Mortuary, Newhall.

Diaz, Salvador, 68, of Sylmar, retired Salvadoran police officer. San Fernando Mortuary, San Fernando.

Dillard, Gary Lynn, 39, of Encino, disc jockey for radio station KDAY. Aftercare California Cremation & Burial Society, Van Nuys.

Dodson, John S., 63, of Van Nuys, actor. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Hollywood Hills.


Farve, Xavier, 7, of Pacoima, student at Hillery Broadous Elementary School. Utter-McKinley Mortuary, Mission Hills.

Findeis, Paul John, 90, of Tarzana, retired dental supply salesman. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, Reseda.

Howser, Gladys Mary, 83, of Lancaster, retired court reporter. Halley-Olsen Funeral Chapel, Lancaster.

Kisling, Bernice O., 94, of Glendale, retired bookkeeper. Aftercare California Cremation & Burial Society, Van Nuys.


Lien, Leif Donald, 14, of Lancaster, student at Quartz Hill High School. Halley-Olsen Funeral Chapel, Lancaster.

Mendoza, Maria Vargas, 82, of Pacoima, homemaker. Noble Chapel, San Fernando.

Pineda, Daniel Arnoldo, 20, of Palmdale, painter for Larry’s Painting. Eternal Valley Mortuary, Newhall.

Rodriguez, Avelino A., 38, of Pacoima, food handler for Sugar Foods. Rucker’s Mortuary, Pacoima.


Smoot, James J., 79, of Glendale, retired salesman for Warren Manufacturing Co. Scovern Mortuary, Glendale.

Testa, Charles Sal, 37, of Van Nuys. Eternal Valley Mortuary, Newhall.

Tillman, Irwin L., 85, of Mission Hills, retired salesman for Adohr Farms. Utter-McKinley Mortuary, Mission Hills.

Velasco, Jose Alfredo, 37, of Van Nuys, repairman for Z Best Auto Shop. San Fernando Mortuary, San Fernando.


Venuti, Lillian, 87, of Northridge, retired seamstress. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, Reseda.

Western, Dorothy H., 92, of Glendale, homemaker. Scovern Mortuary, Glendale.

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