Robert ‘Bob’ Ross

Passionate, loving, caring, fastidious, disciplined, loyal, big hearted and a much bigger laugh and not afraid to voice his opinion. These are just a few words to describe him. This is the story of J. Robert “Bob” Ross. An extraordinary gentleman who was loved, is missed and will always be cherished. Bob lived his life to the fullest. He was […]

Charles R. Lees

1919 – 2019 CHARLES R. LEES DIED PEACEFULLY AT HOME ON AUG. 27, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. He was 100. Charlie was born on April 17, 1919, in Peru, Indiana to Raymond and Helen Lees. He grew up in a family of modest means during The Great Depression. He was the first one in his family to leave […]

Albert D. “Bud” Marley

October 21, 1931 — September 4, 2019

Albert D. (Bud) Marley, age 87, passed away peacefully on September 4, 2019 in Thousand Oaks, California with family at his side. Cause of death includes congestive heart failure and pulmonary fibrosis. Dr. Marley’s 60-year career as a teacher, school administrator and community volunteer included appointments in San Bernardino, Riverside and Ventura counties with eight years as the school superintendent […]

Ted Chester Polmanski


TED (TADEUSZ CZESLAW) CHESTER POLMANSKI, 64, of Agoura Hills, California, passed away on August 11, 2019. Born on Feb. 8, 1955, to Anna and Tadeusz, Ted C. Polmanski grew up in Chicago, graduated from the Gordon Tech High School and studied at Columbia College in Chicago. Although he moved away to pursue his career, Ted always kept Midwest roots with […]

Edward “Ned” Hugh Cunningham

Edward “Ned” Hugh Cunningham, of San Diego, passed away on August 30, after a courageous year-and-a-half-long battle with lung cancer. Ned was born in Providence, RI, the son of Edward and Dorothy (McMahon). He was raised on Mission Place in Mount Pleasant with his older sister, Paula. Ned played hockey, basketball and baseball throughout his childhood and teenage years, graduated […]

Priscilla Bridget Simpson

Priscilla Bridget Simpson, fondly remembered as “Pat” by her friends, was surrounded by family as she passed away peacefully in her Westlake Village home on the morning of August 28th, just two weeks shy of her 81st birthday. The daughter of Abe and Louise (Garcia) Jaramillo, Priscilla was born on September 9th, 1938, the youngest of 7 children in Albuquerque, […]

Dorothy Seifts

Dorothy Seifts was born Dorothy Lea Moxom in Kansas City, MO on February 17, 1924. She spent 5 years in Missouri and then moved to Baltimore, MD with her older brother James and her parents, Theo and Dorothy Moxom. Dorothy attended Forest Park High School where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 1942. Dorothy always enjoyed horses and loved when […]

Frank B. Schmidt

Frank B. Schmidt was born on August 8th, 1939, in Shamokin, PA and passed on away on August 14th, 2019, in Thousand Oaks, CA, at the age of 80. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business where he was a proud member of Sigma Chi Fraternity. Frank’s career began in the brewing industry as a certified […]

Julia Anne (Nee Beutel) (Graca) Megareus


Saturday, June 22, 2019, daughter, sister, mother, wife, grandmother, and aunt Julia (Julie, Judy) passed away unexpectedly in Palmdale, California. Julia was born November 27, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, father Peter Beutel and mother Mary V. (nee Conroy) Beutel, she was the youngest of three daughters. Julia was a dynamic project manager in her career who rose to top management […]

Michaela Mary Margaret Doyle Reid

Michaela Mary Margaret Doyle Reid, affectionately known as Mikey to her friends, passed away on July 27th, with her son and daughter by her side. She is also survived by her sister, Patricia Doyle Mullen and family. Born on Valentine’s Day, 1944, Mikey grew up in Los Angeles and attended Hollywood High School where she graduated in 1961. Some of […]

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