WILLIAM HARRIS SCHELLBACH
William Harris Schellbach, 83, died Dec. 6, 1999, in Burbank.
Mr. Schellbach was born in Glen Ellen and lived in Burbank for 30
years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, El Bekal Shriners, the San
Clemente Beach Cities Wireless Society and the San Clemente Exchange
He is survived by his wife, Patsy of Burbank; sons, William and Steve;
daughter, Nancy Haase; sisters, Doris Harris and Betty Snyder; and eight
Services will be at 4 p.m. today at Valley Funeral Home Chapel.
RUTH MILDRED SINCLAIR
Ruth Mildred Sinclair, 87, died Dec. 11, 1999, in Burbank.
Mrs. Sinclair was born in Green Bay, Wis. and lived in Burbank for
most of her life. She was a homemaker for 48 years. She was a member of
Burbank’s Elk Emblem Club.
She is survived by her husband, Earl; son, Fred; sisters, Betty
Elliott, Rosemary Carpenter and Mary Jane Van Deuren; brother, Robert Van
Deuren; and grandchildren, Heather and Mary Sinclair.
A visitation and vigil was held Tuesday at The Valley Funeral Home.
Services were Wednesday at St. Finbar Church.
PAULA HERAUF PALUMBO
Paula Herauf Palumbo, 87, died Dec. 12, 1999, at Saddleback Memorial
Mrs. Palumbo was born in Landau-am-der-Isar, Germany. She lived in
Burbank for 25 years. She worked for Frebank Engineering for 15 years.
She is survived by her husband, Salvatore Vincent; daughters, Rosemary
Wehrly and Barbara Poer; grandchildren, Sue Leines, David and Matthew
Wehrly, Tony, Alexandra and Susannah Poer, Michael and Melinda Palumbo;
and great-grandchildren, Jonathan, Alicia and Emily Leines and Jack
She was preceded in death by her son, Ronald.
A visitation and vigil was held Wednesday at Valley Funeral Home
Chapel. Services were held Thursday at St. Charles Borromeo in North
JAMES LEROY CURTIN
James LeRoy Curtin, 76, died Dec. 14, 1999, in Panorama City.
A retired machinist, Mr. Curtin was a Burbank resident for 50 years.
He was born in Conception Junction, Mo. Mr. Curtin was active in the
He is survived by his wife, Shirley of Burbank; son, Daniel;
daughters, Cheryl Egerdahl, Karen Gargan and Kelly Curtin; grandchildren,
Christine, Chelsea, Nick and Amber; and great-grandchildren, Gabriel and
Visitation was Friday at The Valley Funeral Home Mortuary. Services
will be at 10 a.m. today at The Valley Funeral Home. Interment will
follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills.