JOSEPH F. ACKERMAN
Joseph F. Ackerman, 86, a former longtime Glendale resident, died
Sept. 19, 2002.
Mr. Ackerman was born July 7, 1916, in Okmulgee, Okla.
He came to Los Angeles in 1941 and worked at Lockheed during the
Prior to retiring in 1977, he was the owner of Safe Way
Laboratories in Los Angeles.
He was the founder of the Glendale Batting Cage.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Marian; daughters and
sons-in-law, Karen and Joseph Sullivan, and Julie and Scott Anderson;
sons and daughter-in-laws, Joseph and Tamara, Alan and Joanne, and
Mark and Kim; 13 grandchildren; sister, Afra Rogers and
brother-in-law, Ralph; and 19 nephews and 10 nieces.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Reardon’s Mortuary,
2636 Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter Claver
Catholic Church in Simi Valley.
Burial will be at San Fernando Mission Cemetery.
Reardon’s Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.