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OBITUARY

DAVID MICHAEL ZAPPIA

David Michael Zappia, 56, died Dec. 20, 1999, in Burbank.

Mr. Zappia was born in Endicott, N.Y. He lived in Burbank for 56

years.

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He is survived by his father, Mike, of Burbank; sister, Kathleen Lew

and her husband, Ron; and two nieces, Gia and Angela.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at San Fernando

Mission Cemetery in Mission Hills.

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CHARLES PALMA

Charles Palma, 89, died Dec. 18, 1999, in Burbank.

Mr. Palma was born in Buffalo, N.Y. He was a Burbank resident for 51

years. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He worked as a liquor salesman for Sterling Distributors and also had

a bread sales route. After retiring from Sterling, he worked at Standard

Brands in Burbank.

Mr. Palma is survived by his wife, Rose, of Burbank.

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A private service and interment will be held in Buffalo.

Eckerman-Heisman Funeral Service is handling arrangements.

MARY ROSE SPANG

Mary Rose Spang, 85, died Dec. 19, 1999, in Glendale.

Mrs. Spang was born in Corona, Long Island, N.Y.. She was a Burbank

resident for 40 years. She retired from the Screen Extras Guild after

working there for 50 years.

She was a founding board member of Haven House Domestic Violence

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Shelter.

Mrs. Spang is survived by her son, Michael; daughters, Mary Lou

Basile-Traylor, Sherry Chomicki and Diana French; brother, John McAdam;

sisters, Dorothy Ciari, Alice Radice, of Burbank, and Emily Murphy, of

Burbank; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one

great-great-grandchild.

Visitation was held Dec. 23 at at Eckerman-Heisman Funeral Service

followed by a graveside service at San Fernando Mission Cemetery.

FRANCES LOUISE GINTHER

Frances Louise Ginther, 88, died Dec. 21, 1999, in Burbank.

Mrs. Ginther was born in East Chicago, Ind. She was a Burbank resident

for 37 years. She was retired from Newberry’s.

She is survived by her son, John; four grandchildren; 10

great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass was held Dec. 23 at St. Finbar Catholic Church followed

by interment at San Fernando Mission Cemetery.


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