Brian Sholty

Passed 2021

It’s impossible, of course, to distill a man—who he was, what he did—into a single word, and yet so many people use “extraordinary,” when discussing Brian Sholty. That’s fitting, of course, considering the other words...

Jane Ann Niswonger

1952 - 2020

Jane Ann Niswonger began her journey to heaven on November 28th, 2020. Born on August 21, 1952, she attended North High School in Torrance and went on to El Camino College. Jane enjoyed baking every holiday season. She began this tradition with...

Peter Luciano Miotto

1927 - 2020

Pietro Luciano Miotto was born on September 26th, 1927 in Arba, Friuli-Venezia-Giulia, Italia to Vittorio and Elena Miotto. He lived on the family farm for the first six years of his life, which laid the groundwork for his love of gardens, full...

Marcella Rose Palzer

1933 - 2020

Marcella Rose Palzer was born May 10, 1933, in Mazeppa Minnesota, to Emil and Rose Hofschulte. She had two sisters, Matilda and Mildred. She was a loving mother to seven children, Thomas, Rebecca, Douglas, Jeffery, Patrick, Timothy, and Dawn. She...

Pascual M. Navaro

1932 - 2020

Pascual Navarro, whom many of his friends knew as “Manny”, was called home to be with the Lord on October 8, 2020. He was 88 years old. He is survived by his daughter Carolyn Navarro Toscano, (son-in-law) Frank Toscano, (grandchildren)...

Barbara Banks

1931 - 2020

Barbara Banks was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. She was born in Bell Gardens November 14, 1931 to parents Florence Helen Seddon and Roland Irwin Nisewander. She was the fourth of six children....

Favian Esquivias

2002 - 2020

On Friday, September 25th, 2020, Favian Esquivias, 18, passed away in a tragic car accident that evening. Favian was born on April 5, 2002, in Long Beach, California to parents Patricia and Tino Esquivias....

Humberto Garcia

1938 - 2020

Humberto Garcia comenzó su viaje en el tren de vida el 1º de Octubre de 1938 en Arandas, Jalisco siendo el mayor de 18 hijos de Felipe y Lolita Garcia. Su viaje continuo en Leon, Guanajuato donde vivió su infancia, estudio primaria y trabajo...

Gilbert Portugal

1929 - 2020

Gilbert Portugal was born on July 31,1929, and called home by our Lord in Heaven on September 21, 2020. He was born to his parents Laureano and Socorro Portugal in the Pebbly Beach area on the beautiful island of Catalina. Gilbert remembered...

Viola D. Hoting

1935 - 2020

Viola Doris Hoting, 85, of Long Beach, passed away August 28, 2020. She was born to the late Henry and Ida Tiedje on August 11, 1935 in Gardnerville, NV. Her family moved to California when she was 14 years old. Viola graduated from Orange High...