Alexander, Helen Davis, 82, of Studio City, retired teacher for the Los Angeles Unified School District. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, North Hollywood.

Bernal, Maria Carmen, 88, of North Hollywood, homemaker. San Fernando Mortuary, San Fernando.

Brear, Gram C., 73, of Studio City, retired embalmer. Pierce Brothers Valhalla Mortuary and Cemetery, North Hollywood.

Downs, Robert Hamilton, 61, of West Hills, retired claims administrator for Honda Corp. of North America. Crawford Mortuary, Northridge.


Gogue, Gregorio Aguon, 67, of Pacoima, retired refrigeration specialist. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, North Hollywood.

Kratzer, Marie, 92, of Reseda, homemaker. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, Reseda.

Krojansky, Deborah, 93, of Reseda, homemaker. RL Malinow-Glasband-Weinstein Mortuary, North Hollywood.

Lee, Jane E., 91, of Woodland Hills, homemaker. Lorenzen Mortuary, Reseda.

Martinez, Mario Anastasio, 40, of San Fernando. J.T. Oswald Mortuary, San Fernando.

Neary, Bernard Louis, 80, of Burbank, retired machinist for Systron-Donner Inc. Valley Funeral Home, Burbank.

Opden, Faye, 80, of Glendale, retired shipping clerk for Adams-Wright Manufacturing Co. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Glendale.

Owens, Marilyn Renee, 67, of North Hollywood, retired executive secretary for Bendix Corp. RL Malinow-Glasband-Weinstein Mortuary, North Hollywood.


Rose, Mary Eleanor, 88, of Studio City, retired foundation chair for an orthopedic hospital. Valley Funeral Home, Burbank.

Sanchez, Ivan, 24, of Pacoima, cashier for Andy’s Video Store. Rucker’s Mortuary, Pacoima.

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