Irwin Budnick, 67, died Nov. 20, 1999, in Burbank.
Mr. Budnick was born in Montreal and lived in Burbank for 41 years. He
was employed in the printing business for 40 years.
Mr. Budnick is survived by his wife, Charlotte; daughters Marcia L.
Milner and Brenda Sue Jacobs; sister Estelle Rita Grimes and
brother-in-law Robert Grimes.
He was the cherished grandfather of Erin, Allyson and Ryan Milner, and
Madeline, Hillary and Bridget Jacobs.
Services were held Nov. 23 at Mt. Sinai Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Gilda Radner Ovarian
Cancer Research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, P.O. Box 48750-Tribune,
Suite 2416, Los Angeles, CA 90048-0750.
SALVATORE JOSEPH TARANTINO
Salvatore Joseph Tarantino, 85, died Nov. 24, 1999, in Burbank.
Mr. Tarantino was born in Milwaukee. He worked as an aircraft
machinist at Menasco Corp. in Burbank for 20 years. He was a resident of
He is survived by his wife, Mary; daughters Rosalie Phillips,
Josephine Mapes and Kathleen Fisher; grandchildren, Tony, Scott, Jeff,
Kevin, Kari and Tracy; and great-grandchildren, Justin, Shane, Zack,
Ashley, Amanda and Ella.
A graveside service was held Tuesday at San Fernando Mission Cemetery.
Gina Giambra, 29, died Nov. 24, 1999, in Glendale.
Ms. Giambra was born in Panorama City and raised in Glendale. She
graduated from Hoover High School. She was president of Alpha Gamma Signa
Honor Society at Glendale Community College and achieved a bachelor’s
degree in 1993 from UCLA, graduating Cum Laude.
She lived in Hermosa Beach and was a spot broadcast manager for Rubin
Postaer and Associates Advertising.
Ms. Giambra is survived by her parents, Bob and Kathy Giambra; sister,
Michelle and brother-in-law, Mike Cross; great aunt, Jeanette Tostevin;
uncles, Patrick Walsh and Tom Giambra; and aunts, Judy Walsh, Helen Walsh
and Mary Giambra.
A vigil service was held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at The Valley Funeral Home
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. today at St. Robert
Bellarmine Catholic Church in Burbank. BETTY L. CURTIN
Betty L. Curtin, 65, died Nov. 26, 1999, in Burbank.
Mrs. Curtin was a lifetime resident of Burbank and was employed as a
receptionist at HR Only.
She is survived by her son, Michael L. Curtin; three daughters,
Deborah, Pam Nay and Tamara Matthews; and six grandchildren.
Visitation was Tuesday at Eckerman-Heisman Funeral Service.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Eckerman-Heisman
Funeral Service Chapel. Interment will be at Grand View Memorial Park.
SAMUEL CALDWELL HAVER III
Samuel Caldwell Haver III, 69, died Nov. 25, 1999, at his home in
Mr. Haver was born in Los Angeles County and graduated from University
High School in Westwood. After a stint in the Army, he returned to the
area and earned a bachelor’s degree from Cal State Northridge. He worked
was an account collector for 17 years at Lockheed Credit Union.
A visitation was held Tuesday at Scovern Mortuary in Glendale.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. today at Monte Vista
Presbyterian Church, 3797 W. Lynn Road, Newbury Park.
HAROLD SYLVESTER NORRIS
Harold Sylvester Norris, 93, died Nov. 26, 1999, in a convalescent
Mr. Norris was born in Port Arthur, Texas. He lived in Burbank for 68
years. He was a loan officer for 50 years, most recently with Bank of
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; daughter, Dorothyanne Spitzer;
and two granddaughters.
A funeral service was held Tuesday at Wee Kirk o’ the Heather Church
at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale. Forest Lawn Mortuary, Glendale
was in charge of the arrangements.