PETE AND LEE MERLO
Burbank residents Pete and Lee Merlo celebrated their 60th wedding
anniversary with a family reunion at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio
City with more than 100 relatives attending the celebration.
The couple were married Dec. 12, 1942, at Our Lady of Mercy Church
Pete attended school in Sanger. After he served three years in the
Army, he and his wife settled in Burbank, where they have lived for
58 years, and were the owners of Merlo Communications for more than
30 years. They are members of the Keystone Seniors, the Italian
Catholic Federation Branch 101 and St. Finbar Catholic Church.
They have taken many overseas trips, cruises and traveled
throughout the states.
The couple have two sons. Ronald and Janet of Glendale have two
sons, Rion and Reid, and Steven and Lupi of Northridge have three
children, Amy, Christopher and David.