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Our Obituaries

Elmer Fred Pfonner

April 12, 1933 - February 17, 2018

Elmer Fred Pfonner, 84, born on April 12, 1933, in Tonawanda, New York, passed away February 17, 2018. He resided in Banning, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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David Moses

May 5, 1938 - February 14, 2018

David Moses, 79, born on May 5, 1938, in Brooklyn, New York, passed away February 14, 2018. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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David M. Valdez

August 24, 1924 - February 12, 2018

David M. Valdez, 93, born on August 24, 1924, in Houston, Texas, passed away February 12, 2018. He resided in Coachella, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Etta Mae Rose

May 29, 1935 - February 11, 2018

Etta Mae Rose, 82, born on May 29, 1935, in Chicago, Illinois, passed away February 11, 2018. She resided in Yucca Valley, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Mary Golomb

March 30, 1940 - February 11, 2018

Mary Golomb, 77, born on March 30, 1940, in West Warwick, Rhode Island, passed away February 11, 2018 in Rancho Mirage, CA. She resided in Coventry, Rhode Island prior to her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Gilbert Wiener

March 24, 1924 - February 9, 2018

Gilbert Wiener, 93, born on March 24, 1924, in New York, New York, passed away February 9, 2018. He resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Wilma Sue Samson

January 24, 1938 - February 7, 2018

Wilma Sue Samson, 80, born on January 24, 1938, in New York, New York, passed away February 7, 2018. She resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California. She leaves her husband, Stephen L. Samson, daughter Dara M. Samson, and son David S. Samson, She also leaves two grandchildren, Elisheva Samson and...
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Harry Allen McCollem

September 3, 1934 - February 5, 2018

Harry "Harry" Allen McCollem, 83, born on September 3, 1934, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away February 5, 2018. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Anita May Kassa

November 11, 1938 - February 2, 2018

Anita May Kassa, 79, born on November 11, 1938, in North Carolina, passed away February 2, 2018. She resided in La Quinta, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Lillian L. Leon

November 12, 1928 - February 2, 2018

Lillian Leon, 89 years old, passed away peacefully while sleeping in her Bermuda Dunes residence on February 2, 2018 after a long struggle with Alzheimer's. She was born on November 12, 1928 in San Bernardino, California. Lillian settled in the valley in 1936 along with her parents and her 3 siblings, Luis, Lupe, and Margaret, eventually meeting the love of her life, Robert Leon. On April 8th,...
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Robert Gene Ferguson

April 11, 1935 - February 1, 2018

Robert Gene FergusonD.D.S., 82, born on April 11, 1935, in Des Moines, Iowa, passed away February 1, 2018. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Betty J. Neumann

August 24, 1932 - January 31, 2018

Betty J. Neumann, 85, born on August 24, 1932, in Culver City, California, passed away January 31, 2018. She resided in Mission Viego, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Rodrigo Raquin Carreon

May 13, 1948 - January 30, 2018

Rodrigo "Rod" Raquin Carreon, 69, born on May 13, 1948, in Philippines, passed away January 30, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. His compassion, loyalty, faith, respect, and love to his loving wife Elvira, his only son Rodelle, his amazing daughter-in-law Rafunzel, his strong grandson Liam, his beautiful granddaughter Ella, and all his wonderful family...
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Charles F White, Jr.

October 1, 1927 - January 29, 2018

Charles F White, Jr., 90, born on October 1, 1927, in Washington, Washington, passed away January 29, 2018. He resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Hamilton Pagan

April 2, 1950 - January 28, 2018

Hamilton Pagan, 67, born on April 2, 1950, in Manhattan, New York, passed away January 28, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Ann Elder Rodgers

August 2, 1924 - January 27, 2018

Ann Elder Rodgers, 93, born on August 2, 1924, in Santa Monica, California, passed away January 27, 2018. She resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Erlinda vda. de Roque Manlulu Cabigting

May 18, 1930 - January 26, 2018

Erlinda vda. de Roque Manlulu Cabigting, 87, born on May 18, 1930 in Quezon Province, Philippines, passed away on January 26, 2018. She resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of her passing. Erlinda was a devoted housewife and a loving mother and grandmother. She loved good food and enjoyed dancing and traveling. She will be lovingly remembered by daughters, Eder and Glenda, her...
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Dennis Joseph Wourms

September 15, 1953 - January 26, 2018

Dennis Joseph WourmsD.D.S., 64, born on September 15, 1953, in Monterey Park, California, passed away January 26, 2018. He resided in Bermuda Dunes, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Lenora Breyer

January 10, 1929 - January 23, 2018

Lenora Breyer, 89, born on January 10, 1929, in Baltimore, Maryland, passed away January 23, 2018. She resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Grace Azul Perezchica

April 12, 2001 - January 23, 2018

Grace Azul Perezchica, 16, born on April 12, 2001 passed away January 23, 2018. She resided in Cathedral City, CA at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Nancy Ann Plumb

August 18, 1933 - January 22, 2018

Nancy Ann Plumb, 84, born on August 18, 1933, in Mesa, Arizona, passed away January 22, 2018. She resided in Indio, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Martha J Hallford

April 1, 1938 - January 22, 2018

Martha J Hallford, 79, born on April 1, 1938, in Corona, California, passed away January 22, 2018. She resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Marilyn Fredericksen

December 7, 1948 - January 22, 2018

Marilyn Fredericksen, 69, of Palm Springs, CA. passed away January 22, 2018 in Palm Springs, CA. She was born December 7, 1948, to Cleve O'Dell and Wensel O'Dell in Corcoran, CA. She married Frank Fredericksen on January 13, 1989 in Palm Springs, CA. She was a Fitness Instructor for over 30 years. She is survived by son, Chris Lotton, Spartanburg, S.C.; sisters, Beverly Gilton, Visalia, CA.,...
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Lorenza C Agriam

December 16, 1932 - January 22, 2018

Lorenza C Agriam, 85, born on December 16, 1932, in Vintar, Philippines, passed away January 22, 2018. She resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Mary Virginia Ireland

May 12, 1934 - January 21, 2018

Mary Virginia Ireland, 83, born on May 12, 1934, in Kansas City, Missouri, passed away January 21, 2018. She resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Ram Lubhai Sharma

December 11, 1927 - January 20, 2018

Ram Lubhai Sharma, 90, born on December 11, 1927 in India, passed away on January 20, 2018. She resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Morris H. Richter

June 20, 1923 - January 20, 2018

Morris H. Richter, 94, born on June 20, 1923, in Jersey City, New Jersey, passed away January 20, 2018. He resided in El Cajon, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Sharon A Mead

March 18, 1934 - January 19, 2018

Sharon A Mead, 83, born on March 18, 1934, in Edmonton Alberta, Canada, passed away January 19, 2018. She resided in Indian Wells, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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John Thomas McKenney

April 14, 1937 - January 18, 2018

John "Master Sergeant John" Thomas McKenney, 80, born on April 14, 1937, in Quitman, Mississippi, passed away January 18, 2018. He resided in Thousand Palms, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Emanuel H Heimann, Jr

March 13, 1919 - January 18, 2018

Emanuel H Heimann, Jr, 98, born on March 13, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois, passed away January 18, 2018. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Jeffrey Manuel Sydney

April 25, 1947 - January 18, 2018

Jeffrey Manuel Sydney, 70, born on April 25, 1947, in Brooklyn, New York, passed away January 18, 2018. He resided in La Quinta, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Soledad Aragon

March 16, 1945 - January 17, 2018

Soledad Aragon, 72, born on March 16, 1945, in Callao, Peru. Immigrated to the United States of America in 1985 with five children, leaving her country, career, language, culture, family and stabilty behind. She had worked hard for 30 years in the health care industry with multiple recognitions for her dedicated work and humble heart. She lived to see her children succeed and live a better life...
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Eileen Frances McDaniel

April 26, 1935 - January 14, 2018

Eileen Frances McDaniel, 82, born on April 26, 1935, in Santa Barbara, California, passed away January 14, 2018. She resided in Indio, California for the past 60+ years. She was preceded in death by her husband Jim in 1999. Eileen is survived by four sons (James, Dale, Michael and Patrick); one sister (Barbara Crystal), daughters-in-law (Kathy, Cindy and Renee) and was a devoted grandmother to...
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James E. Hensel

January 13, 1944 - January 14, 2018

James E. Hensel, 74, born on January 13, 1944, in Janesville, Wisconsin, passed away January 14, 2018. He resided in Indio, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Margaret M Watt

January 23, 1940 - January 13, 2018

Margaret M Watt, 77, born on January 23, 1940, in New York, New York, passed away January 13, 2018. She resided in Upland, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Thomas L. Marple

May 2, 1928 - January 12, 2018

Thomas L. Marple, 89, born on May 2, 1928, in Los Angeles, California, passed away January 12, 2018. He resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Ramon Brenis Murillo

August 14, 1943 - January 12, 2018

Ramon Brenis Murillo, 74, born on August 14, 1943, in Michoacan, Mexico, passed away January 12, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Ramon Cecena

August 31, 1925 - January 11, 2018

Ramon Cecena, 92, born on August 31, 1925, in Sinaloa, Mexico, passed away January 11, 2018. He resided in Coachella, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Robert S. Leiserowitz

July 7, 1927 - January 11, 2018

Robert S. Leiserowitz, 90, born on July 7, 1927 in Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on January 11, 2018. He resided in La Quinta, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Vernice L. Robinson

September 2, 1930 - January 10, 2018

Vernice L. Robinson, 87, born on September 2, 1930 in Kansas, passed away on January 10, 2018. She resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of her passing arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Armando Gonzalez

February 25, 1960 - January 10, 2018

Armando Gonzalez, 57, born on February 25, 1960, in Mexicali Baja California, Mexico, passed away January 10, 2018. He resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Delbert Lee Francis

January 12, 1927 - January 10, 2018

Delbert Lee Francis, 91, born on January 12, 1927, in Plainview, Texas, passed away January 10, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Raymond Maurice Bentley

January 11, 1940 - January 10, 2018

Raymond Maurice Bentley, 77, born on January 11, 1940 in Santa Monica, California, passed away on January 10, 2018. He resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Ermin D'Agosta

July 23, 1926 - January 10, 2018

Ermin D'Agosta, 91, born on July 23, 1926, in Cayey, Puerto Rico, passed away January 10, 2018. She resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Epifanio Martinez Laguna

April 7, 1925 - January 6, 2018

Epifanio Martinez Laguna, 92, born on April 7, 1925 in Cuautitlán, Mexico, passed away on January 6, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Samuel Feig

November 19, 1926 - January 5, 2018

Samuel Feig, 91, born on November 19, 1926 in Czech Republic, passed away on January 5, 2018. He resided in Palm Desert, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Richard Lewis Prochnow

July 19, 1940 - January 5, 2018

Richard Lewis "Dick" Prochnow, 77, passed away on January 5, 2018 at his home in Rancho Mirage, Calif. after complications from a year-long battle with cancer. On his passing, his wife Susan Reilly was by his side, as she had been since the day they wed. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Richard was preceded in death by his parents, George and Viola Prochnow. He is survived by his...
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Canuto Honorato Taong

January 18, 1933 - January 3, 2018

Canuto Honorato Taong, 84, born on January 18, 1933, in Ilocos Sur, Philippines, passed away January 3, 2018. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Esteban Fuentes

July 4, 1982 - January 2, 2018

Esteban Fuentes, 35, born on July 4, 1982, in Los Angeles, California, passed away January 2, 2018. He resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Ann Doris Ross

March 7, 1920 - December 31, 2017

Ann Doris Ross (Banks), 97, of Palm Springs, CA passed away on December 31, 2017. She was born on March 7, 1920 in Imperial, Nebraska to David Banks and Juva Blocker Banks. She celebrated over fifty years of marriage with August Paul Ross, also of Nebraska. Together they had three children, David; Annette (Mason); and Thomas. Ann worked as a beautician and a nurse in Omaha, Nebraska before...
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Elvira Martinez

October 31, 1930 - December 30, 2017

Elvira Martinez, 86, born on October 31, 1930, in Mercedes, Texas, passed away December 30, 2017. She resided in Indio, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Don Howard

April 27, 1940 - December 28, 2017

Don Howard, 77, of Palm Desert, California, went to be with Jesus on December 28, 2017. He succumbed to injuries after a vehicle collision, while on his Harley Davidson. He is survived by the love of his life, of 53 years, Emma; his 5 daughters: Cheryl Bowers, Jodie, Susie Brackett, Shana, Sandra Householder; his 3 sons: Douglas, Donnie (deceased), David; 12 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren,...
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Gloria F. Ridley

January 26, 1939 - December 28, 2017

Gloria F. Ridley, 78, born on January 26, 1939, in Wheeling, West Virginia, passed away December 28, 2017. She resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Andrew Codik

December 17, 1928 - December 26, 2017

Andrew Codik, 89, born on December 17, 1928, in Crug, Romania, passed away December 26, 2017. He resided in Indian Wells, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Theodore Henry Kessel, Jr.

June 11, 1939 - December 25, 2017

Theodore Henry Kessel, beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend and mentor, departed this earth on December 25, 2017. Tedd, 78, resided in Palm Springs, Calif. He was born on June 11, 1939, to Theodore Kessel and Eunice Kessel in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. He earned a PHD in education from Montana State University. He was a School Principal in Montana, Director of Education for Providence Hospital...
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Virgil Leroy Jensen

March 7, 1928 - December 25, 2017

Virgil Leroy Jensen, 89, born on March 7, 1928, in Audubon, Iowa, passed away December 25, 2017. He resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Jesus L Orozco

November 24, 1930 - December 22, 2017

Jesus L Orozco, 87, born on November 24, 1930, in La Soledad, Michoacan, Mexico, passed away December 22, 2017. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Suresh Chimanlal Shah

June 1, 1951 - December 22, 2017

Suresh Chimanlal Shah, 66, born on June 1, 1951, in Rajkot, India, passed away December 22, 2017. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Alfred D. Campos

October 10, 1926 - December 20, 2017

Alfred D. Campos, 91, born on October 10, 1926, in Miami, Arizona, passed away December 20, 2017. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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John Athanasios Skordoulis

November 30, 1936 - December 19, 2017

John Athanasios Skordoulis, 81, born on November 30, 1936, in Paros, Greece, passed away December 19, 2017. He resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Arthur John Zaino

September 1, 1963 - December 18, 2017

Arthur John Zaino, 54, born on September 1, 1963, in Chicago, Illinois, passed away December 18, 2017. He resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Terry Capler

April 24, 1981 - December 16, 2017

Terry Capler, 36, born on April 24, 1981 in Loma Linda, California, passed away on December 16, 2017. He resided in Denver, Colorado at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Vicki M. Leider

July 4, 1918 - December 14, 2017

Vicki M. Leider, 99, born on July 4, 1918 in Indiana, passed away on December 14, 2017. She resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Jovita Rodriguez Serna

February 15, 1927 - December 14, 2017

Jovita Rodriguez Serna, 90, born on February 15, 1927, in Zacatecas, Mexico, passed away December 14, 2017. She resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Daniel Phillip Lefebvre

May 29, 1960 - December 13, 2017

Daniel Phillip Lefebvre, 57, born on May 29, 1960, in Los Angeles, California, passed away December 13, 2017. He resided in La Quinta, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, California.
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Nicola Nick Conti, Sr.

October 21, 1926 - December 13, 2017

Nicola Conti, 91, born on October 21, 1926, in Italy passed away December 13, 2017. He resided in Palm Desert, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA. He is survived by 3 Children, Linda Benedetto (Daughter), Mike Benedetto (spouse), Christina and Christopher Benedetto (grandchildren) Nick Conti Jr. (Son) Mary Conti (spouse), Amanda...
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Susan Goldfine

January 5, 1941 - December 12, 2017

Susan Goldfine, 76, of Indio, Calif., passed away on December 12, 2017 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. She was born on January 5, 1941, to William Paul and Rose Paul in Baltimore, Maryland. She married Stuart Goldfine on April 2, 1967 in Pikesville, Maryland. She was an Event Planner, an avid canasta player and a professional shopper. She is survived by her loving husband, Stuart Goldfine; her brother,...
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Ina Evalyn Anderson

May 26, 1921 - December 10, 2017

Ina Evalyn Anderson, 96, born on May 26, 1921 in Rupert, ID passed away December 10, 2017. She resided in Palm Desert, CA at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Marie Therese Chaffee

November 6, 1921 - December 9, 2017

Marie Therese Chaffee, 96, born on November 6, 1921 in Italy, passed away December 9, 2017. She resided in Palm Springs, CA at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Shirley Ann Stephenson

March 30, 1945 - December 8, 2017

Shirley Ann (White) Stephenson was born on March 30th, 1945 in Petersburg, Alaska and passed away on December 8, 2017 after a tragic fall at her home in Palm Desert, California. Shirley was second to the oldest of four children born to Howard and June White. Shirley started and finished school in Petersburg. After graduating from Petersburg High School, she attended college in Colorado where...
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Martha Lee Lang

October 18, 1930 - December 7, 2017

Martha Lee Lang, 87, of Palm Desert, Calif. passed away on December 7, 2017 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. She was born on October 18, 1930, to William Johnson and Martha McCall. She married John A. Lang on August 7, 1950 in Twin Falls, Idaho. She was a PBX and Phone Operator for many years. She is survived by her daughters, Janet Kay Soussan and Sherri Lee O'Connor; her sons, Scott A. Lang and Bruce A...
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Janice Lee Foti

October 28, 1948 - December 7, 2017

Janice Lee Foti, 69, born on October 28, 1948 in California, passed away December 7, 2017. She resided in Cathedral City, CA at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Douglas Arthur Orme-Block

November 4, 1996 - December 4, 2017

Douglas Arthur Orme-Block, born on November 4, 1996 in Rancho Mirage, CA passed away December 4, 2017. He resided in Indio, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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John W. Brophy

July 25, 1928 - December 2, 2017

John W. Brophy, 89, born on July 25, 1928 in Sioux City, Iowa, passed away on December 2, 2017. He resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Mark Alvin Schiffman

June 7, 1949 - December 1, 2017

Mark Alvin Schiffman, 68, born on June 7, 1949 in New York, passed away on December 1, 2017. He resided in Indio, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Barry George Burnett

March 17, 1945 - November 30, 2017

Barry George Burnett, 72, born on March 17, 1945 in Grayson County, Virginia, passed away on November 30, 2017. He resided in Oceanside, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, Ca.
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Emilio Beltran Jimenez III

August 31, 1962 - November 28, 2017

Emilio Beltran Jimenez III, 55, born on August 31, 1962 in Riverside, California, passed away on November 28, 2017. He resided in Desert Hot Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Olga Esperanza Sotomayor

October 6, 1922 - November 28, 2017

Olga Esperanza Sotomayor, 95, born on October 6, 1922 in Guayaquil, Ecuador, passed away November 28, 2017. She resided in Rancho Mirage, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA. There will be a Memorial Service at the Ramon Chapel in Forest Lawn Cathedral City, California on Saturday January 27th, at 11AM. Forest...
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Beverly Lorraine Lauderbach

November 14, 1920 - November 28, 2017

Lorraine Beverly Sweet Lauderbach, November 14, 1920 to November 28, 2017. Born in Santa Ana, CA, Lorraine was the daughter of James and Theresa Sweet. She was pre—deceased last year by her husband of 75 years, Leon Lauderbach. She is survived by a daughter Suellen Barton of Maui, and Ron Lauderbach (Kathleen) of San Diego, six grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. She attended Santa...
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Patrick Dennis Burke

January 31, 1942 - November 26, 2017

Patrick Dennis Burke, 75, born on January 31, 1942 in Portland, OR passed away November 26, 2017. He resided in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Robert L. Gomez

May 5, 1927 - November 25, 2017

Robert L. Gomez, 90, born on May 5, 1927 in San Bernardo, California, passed away on November 25, 2017. He resided in Indio, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Randolph Francis Lowe

June 4, 1945 - November 24, 2017

Randolph Francis Lowe, 72, born on June 4, 1945 in South Gate, California, passed away on November 24, 2017. He resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Brian Maurice Padgette

August 11, 1962 - November 23, 2017

Brian Maurice Padgette, 55, born on August 11, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, passed away on November 23, 2017. He resided in Palm Desert, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Diane Kathryn Broekema

March 13, 1947 - November 22, 2017

Diane Kathryn Broekema, 70, born on March 13, 1947 in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, MH, passed away on November 22, 2017. She resided in Indio, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Stanley Melvin Gold

August 31, 1931 - November 22, 2017

Stanley Melvin Gold, 86, born on August 31, 1931 in Newark, NJ, passed away November 22, 2017. He resided in Rancho Mirage, CA at the time pf his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Robert Frank Matsie

November 24, 1921 - November 21, 2017

Robert Frank Matsie, 95, born on November 24, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, passed away November 21, 2017. He resided in Placentia, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA. Sgt. Robert Matsie served in the Marine Corps in World War II from March 1942 to October 1945. He served 46 missions and flew 233 hours as a Gunner in a...
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Velma Ann Shappell

April 25, 1927 - November 20, 2017

Velma Ann Shappell, 90, born on April 25, 1927 in South Amherst, OH passed away November 20, 2017. She resided in Palm Desert, CA at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City.
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Dennis Allen Leatherman

June 6, 1948 - November 20, 2017

Dennis Allen Leatherman, 69, born on June 6, 1948 in Fresno, California, passed away on November 20, 2017. He resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Maria De Jesus Miriam Moreno

February 8, 1967 - November 19, 2017

Maria De Jesus Miriam Moreno, 50, was born on February 8, 1967 in Mexico, D.F., Mexico and passed away November 19, 2017. She resided in La Quinta, California at the time of her passing. Miriam is survived by her husband Salvador Moreno, children Jessica P. Moreno, Salvador A. Moreno & Mariana F. Moreno. Brothers & Sisters Celia Mora, Josie Santos, Antonio Navarro, Rolando Navarro and many...
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Alexander J. Kargol Jr.

November 30, 1943 - November 19, 2017

Alexander J. Kargol Jr., 73, born on November 30, 1943, in Chicago, Illinois, passed away on November 19, 2017. He resided in Palm Springs, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Sylvia Anna Coleman

June 30, 1938 - November 19, 2017

Sylvia Anna Coleman, 79, born on June 30, 1938, in Berlin, Germany, passed away on November 19, 2017. She resided in Desert Hot Springs, California with her daughter, Angela and son in law James, at the time of her passing. Sylvia previously lived in Chicago, Illinois after arriving from Germany in her early 20's and married Vince (Virgil) Coleman having 1 child, Angela. Vince preceded Sylvia as...
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Mary Antoinette Del Tondo

March 3, 1930 - November 16, 2017

Mary Antoinette Del Tondo, 87, born on March 3, 1930 in New Jersey, passed away on November 16, 2017. Mary has missed her husband Tony -- her love since they were in grade-school together -- ever since he passed in 2005. Now they are rejoined, leaving behind Mary's two sons - Glenn and Douglas, her daughters-in-law, Maria and Laura, and her grandchildren, Peter and Robert, as well as her two...
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Ramon Rivera Guilles

September 4, 1946 - November 13, 2017

Ramon Rivera Guilles, 71, born on September 4, 1946 in Makati, Philippines, passed away November 13, 2017. He resided in Palm Springs, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Robert Darrow Cook

May 10, 1927 - November 12, 2017

Robert Darrow Cook, 90, of Rancho Mirage, Calif. passed away on November 12, 2017 in Palm Desert, Calif. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on May 10, 1927 to Morris L. and Florence E. Cook. He was a partner in I-C Properties Real Estate from 1988 until his death following a lengthy career in the television industry. He attended schools in Union, New Jersey, and Plainfield, New Jersey and moved to...
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Richard Clark Webber

May 4, 1927 - November 11, 2017

Richard Clark Webber, 90, born on May 4, 1927 in Hollywood, CA passed away November 11, 2017. He resided in Palm Desert, CA at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn Cathedral City, CA.
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Marrilee Sammon Uhls

May 31, 1936 - November 9, 2017

Marrilee Sammon Uhls, 81, born on May 31, 1936 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away on November 9, 2017. She resided in San Luis Obispo, California. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Donald Eugene White

September 28, 1929 - November 8, 2017

Donald Eugene White, 88, born on September 28, 1929 in Denver, Colorado, passed away on November 8, 2017. He resided in Yucca Valley, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Jessie E. Greiner

August 15, 1934 - November 7, 2017

Jessie E. Greiner, 83, born on August 15, 1934 in Canada, passed away on November 7, 2017. She resided in Cathedral City, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Stanley Alfred Blakeley, Sr.

January 31, 1942 - November 6, 2017

Stanley Alfred Blakeley Sr., 75, born on January 31, 1942 in Phoenix, Arizona, passed away November 6, 2017. He resided in Yucca Valley, California at the time of his passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cathedral City, CA.
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Barbara E. Kristal

May 12, 1945 - November 5, 2017

Barbara Kristal of Rancho Mirage, Cal. passed away on November 5th, 2017 of a long illness. She was born on May 12th, 1945 to Eli and Mildred Kristal in Miami Beach, FL. Barbara graduated law school from the University of San Diego in 1983 and was a lawyer in Palm Desert, Cal. for 33 years and a member of American Bar Association. She is survived by her two sons, David Schwartz (Erica); Jonathan...
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