December 17, 2003
Salvatore Charles Giacomazza Salvatore Charles Giacomazza, 79, died Dec. 11, 2003, in Glendale. He was born Dec. 23, 1923, in Ohio and was a resident of Burbank for 79 years. He worked as a teacher for 31 years. He is survived by a sister, Mamie Giacomazza; and a brother, Frank Giacomazza. Funeral services were Tuesday at San Fernando Mission Cemetery in Mission Hills. Margot R. Sobel Margot R. Sobel, 83, died Dec. 11, 2003, in Pasadena.
November 12, 2003
NANCY EILEEN McNAMARA Nancy Eileen McNamara, 82, died Nov. 8, 2003, in Burbank. She was born Nov. 9, 1920, in San Francisco and lived in Burbank for 82 years. She worked as a teacher for nine years. Mrs. McNamara is survived by her daughters, Colleen McNamara, Nancy Trudeau, Kathleen McNamara and Maureen Ropes; sons, Michael and Sean; and two grandchildren. A vigil service will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at Valley Funeral Home, 2121 W. Burbank Blvd.
October 18, 2003
HELEN M. ALHANESE Helen M. Alhanese, 82, died Oct. 15, 2003, in Burbank. She was born in Los Angeles and lived in Burbank for several years. Mrs. Alhanese is survived by her husband, Angelo; son, Joseph Russo; daughters, Ann Lozano and Marie Monioz; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. The visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday with a vigil at 7 p.m. at Eckerman-Heisman Funeral Service Chapel, 333 E. Magnolia Blvd. The funeral Mass is at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, 133 N. 5th St. The interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, 4201 Whittier Blvd.
September 17, 2003
IRENE HUGHES Irene Hughes, 79, died Sept. 11, 2003, in Burbank. She was born Dec. 10, 1923, in Sicily, Italy, and lived in Burbank for more than 50 years. She was a member of the Glendale Moose Lodge. Mrs. Hughes is survived by her sister, Yolanda Guiffre; and several cousins, nieces and nephews. The funeral service was Tuesday at St. Francis Xavier Church and the interment followed at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills. JOSEPH E. PAPERO Joseph E. Papero, 83, died Sept.
September 13, 2003
GEORGE STANLEY DE LORENZO SR. George Stanley De Lorenzo Sr., 78, died Sept. 4, 2003, in Van Nuys. He was born May 9, 1925, in Jersey City, N.J., and lived in Burbank for nine years. He worked as a truck driver for 30 years. Mr. De Lorenzo is survived by his wife, Francis; sons, Michael, Vincent, Anthony, Dino and George Jr.; daughters, Agnes, Janet, Donnamarie, Diane and Bernadette; 19 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. The service was Thursday at Valley Funeral Home and the interment followed at Riverside National Cemetery.
September 10, 2003
HARRY BAUCH Harry Bauch, 84, died Sept. 6, 2003, in Burbank. He was born Aug. 13, 1919, in New York, and lived in Burbank. He was a Burbank postal carrier. Mr. Bauch is survived by his daughter, Marilyn Bauch-Lucas. The visitation will begin at 6 p.m., and vigil will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at Valley Funeral Home, 2121 W. Burbank Blvd. The funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at Valley Funeral Home. The interment follows at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills, 6300 Forest Lawn Drive.
August 13, 2003
LOIS MARIE HARCHUCK Lois Marie Harchuck, 71, died Aug. 5, 2003, in Burbank. She was born Jan. 21, 1932, in St. Paul, Minn., and was a longtime Burbank resident. She worked as an executive secretary for the Burbank Unified School District. Mrs. Harchuck is survived by her children, Mike, Pat, Chris and Steve; and eight grandchildren. The service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Valley Funeral Home Chapel, 2121 W. Burbank Blvd. HELEN 'LOREE' PUSL Helen "Loree" Pusl, 89, died Aug. 2, 2003, in Burbank.
July 30, 2003
ROBERT ROY CLARK Robert Roy Clark, 74, died July 27, 2003, in Burbank. He was born Dec. 27, 1928, in Glendale and was a lifelong Burbank resident. He worked as a barber for 45 years. He was also a member of Elks Lodge 1497 and the Magnolia Park Masonic Lodge. Mr. Clark is survived by his wife, Pauline; sons, Joseph Dahlia, Ronald Dahlia, Angelo Dahlia and Norman Dahlia; daughter, Chris Rome; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. today at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 3801 Scott Road.
May 28, 2003
MARY ANN GILIBERTO Mary Ann Giliberto, 70, died May 22, 2003, in Burbank. She was born Aug. 24, 1932, in Tallulah, La., and was a longtime Burbank resident. Mrs. Giliberto is survived by her sons, Joe and Tony; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. The Mass of Christian burial is at 10 a.m. today at St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, 133 N. Fifth St. Interment follows at the San Fernando Mission Cemetery, 11160 Stranwood Ave., Mission Hills.
October 2, 2002
DANIEL COLASANTO Daniel Colasanto, 84, died Sept. 29, 2002, in Burbank. He was born Feb. 8, 1918, in New York, and lived in Sun Valley for 56 years. He worked for Big 5 Sporting Goods in Burbank for 35 years and was involved with the Italian Catholic Federation and the Franciscan Club at St. Francis Xavier Church. Mr. Colasanto is survived by his wife, Felicia; daughter, Dayna Peterson; son, Mark; and grandson, Daniel. Mass is at 11 a.m. today at St. Francis Xavier Church, 3801 Scott Road.