Nettie Pizzicara Kritch

— January 17, 1927 – April 10, 2021 —

Nettie Pizzicara Kritch died at her home in Westlake Village, CA, on April 10, 2021. She had suffered a stroke in December of 2019, and her health deteriorated after that. Nettie was born on January 17, 1927, in Newark, NJ, the middle child of Antoinette Tuccillo and John Pizzicara. She grew up in the Bronx and attended Hunter College from […]

Paul E. Griffin, Jr.

Paul E. Griffin, Jr. was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who led his family with his example of faith, provided for his family through his real estate development business, demonstrated great charity for others, and was loved by many. A native Californian, Paul was born on June 7, 1930 to Paul Sr. and Thelma. He is survived […]

Lou Schotland

Lou was born on January 9, 1922 in Zwolen, Poland to parents Izral Icek Szotland and Gitla Laja Goldfarb. He was born into a loving Jewish family and had happy childhood memories of going to school and synagogue with his brothers and sisters. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Dorothy, his childhood sweetheart who lived across the […]


Born 2/1/1942 Minneapolis, MN — Died 4/1/2021 Oak Park, CA

Married over 59 years (1961) Survived by husband Robert, daughters Laura and Kimberly, granddaughters Dominique, Ashley and Amanda, grandson Michael, great granddaughter Kennedy, sons-in-law Ron, David and Chris. Kathy moved to Hidden Hills where she and Bob established their Arabian horse ranch in 1972. Later they donated a horse to the Agoura Animal Shelter and the proceeds were used to […]


Karen Lynn (Stephan) McLaine, 83, went to be with the Lord on April 1, 2021. Her love for God and the assurance of being in His presence for eternity sustained her through a struggle with illness that ultimately ended her days on earth. Her final days were spent at home surrounded by her family and close friends. Karen was born […]

Don ‘Buggs’ Ansell

7-26-39 to 3-18-19

Two years ago The Lord took you peacefully to heaven and I have missed you everyday. All our families and friends miss your loving smiles, kind heart and laughter too! Super Bowl would have been our 23rd anniversary this year. You would have been proud to see our KC Chiefs win the Super bowl in 2020 and to make it […]

Jeffrey Walter Bailey

On February 11, 2021, Jeffrey Walter Bailey passed away in Thousand Oaks, CA at Los Robles Hospital at the age of 69, an untimely death as a result of COVID-19 complications. He joined the half-million and more Americans that have left us too soon. Jeff was born on January 7, 1952 in Highland Park, MI to James and Virginia Bailey. […]


Daniel Scott Walters, age 58, passed away peacefully at home on February 14, 2021. Dan is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Tracy; daughters, Susan and Julie; son, David; mother, Jacqueline; and siblings, Chris, Kathryn and Peter. Born December 30, 1962 to John and Jacqueline Walters, he grew up in Westlake Village, CA. Dan played football and basketball […]


On Friday, January 8, 2021, John (Jack) Henry Bannon III passed away in his home in Westlake Village, CA at the age of 97. He was born in Chicago, IL to John Henry Bannon II and Ellen (Swett) along with three siblings Carol (Mason), David and Gerald (Jerry). His sister Carol sadly passed away March 25, 2020. Jack is survived […]

Carlos A Pongo

11.11.46 - 01.30.21

Carlos Alberto Pongo Huaman, Son of Victor Manuel Pongo Machado and Carmela Petra Huaman de Pongo, was born November 11, 1946 in Chiclayo, Peru and died peacefully in his home in Simi Valley California, Jan 30. Carlos leaves a strong legacy of laughter, positivity and strength. His personal motto was “Never Give Up”. He showed his family what that really […]

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