Los Angeles Times, August 16, 1933:


Angelino Killed in Auto Mishap
(Idaho) Aug. 15. - Virginia Nash, 14 years of age, of Los Angeles, was fatally injured when an automobile driven by her mother, Mrs. Dorothy Nash, left the Yellowstone highway north of here yesterday afternoon. An inquest was conducted today. Mrs. Nash and a niece, Mildred Watkins, 18, of Los Angeles, were injured, but are reported recovering.

Los Angeles Times, Jul 26, 1938:

Mrs. Mary W. Needham

   Funeral services for Mrs. Mary W. Needham, 67-year-old Los Angeles city school teacher, will be conducted tomorrow at 1 p.m. from the Pierce Brothers chapel. Mrs. Needham, who was vice-principal and later principal of Sentous Junior High School for many years, died at her home, 2617 Locksley Place, Sunday

Los Angeles Times, Jul 14, 1920:

High School Lad Killed by Fall on Knife Blade.

   John Neff, 16 years of age, who attended the Los Angeles High School for three years, died recently in a hospital at Medford, Or of injuries received when he fell from a tree unto the blade of a pruning knife. Word of his demise was received here yesterday.
   The young man was the son of Mr. and Mrs. P. J. Neff, of Medford. He was at home on his vacation, and at the time he fell, was pruning trees in an orchard near Jacksonville.
   The knife punctured his lung and several hours later he died of internal hemorrhage.

Los Angeles Times, October 28, 1938:

Miss Flora Northrup

Funeral services for Miss Flora J. Northrup, 77, a schoolteacher for half a century, will be conducted at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at Pierce Bros. mortuary, with cremation following. Miss Northrup, who died Wednesday resided at 110 E. 37th St.

Los Angeles Times, Jan 19, 1938:

Mrs. Georgia E. Oswald

   Funeral services for Mrs. Georgia E. Oswald, 61 years of age, retired teacher who taught for twenty-five years at the Lincoln High School until two years ago, will be conducted tomorrow at 4 p.m. at Pierce Brothers chapel. The body will be sent to Charlotte, Mich., for interment. Mrs. Oswald died Sunday at her home, 153 North Vendome street. She was a native of Bellview, Mich.

Los Angeles Times, October 18, 1940:


PARKER, Earl S., October 17, at his home, 1408 Mission Drive, Rosemead, a native of Iowa, resident of California for the past 28 years; a former teacher of Franklin High School, Highland Park. Survived by his wife, Mary A. Parker of Rosemead; daughter, Martha Eloise Parker, Los Angeles; son, Willis L. Parker of New York City. Funeral services 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Du Bois Funeral Home, San Gabriel, Rev. A. W. Gray and the Highland Park Masonic Lodge officiating.

Los Angeles Times, Sep 11, 1923:

Russian Student at Whittier Dies in Los Angeles

  WHITTIER, Sept. 10 - Funeral services for Miss Anna Perova, 24 years of age, a native of Russia, and last year student at Whittier College, will be conducted at the mortuary of White and Emerson on East Philadelphia street, tomorrow at 1 p.m. and interment made in the Whittier Heights Memorial Cemetery.
   Miss Perova died in Los Angeles Saturday evening of pneumonia. She came to the United States about a year ago with the Russian National Students' Association, and after a short stay at the State University at Berkeley came south, first to Pomona and later to Whittier College, where she soon made hosts of friends. She had studied for two years in the University at Harbin Manchuria before coming to America.
   Rev. Paul Razumoss, Russian priest in charge of the neighborhood work at the settlement house on Wilson street, Los Angeles will conduct the funeral services which will be in charge of the Whittier College YWCA. Miss A. Rosenberger, a member of the faculty of the college, also will speak at the funeral and the YWCA will all be honorary pallbearers.

Los Angeles Times, January 21, 1939:


   Miss Juliette Pierce, former principal at San Pedro High School, died suddenly yesterday while addressing the Rotary Club at the port's Army and Navy Y.M.C.A. Two physicians present, who attended her, attributed death to heart disease.
   She resigned as principal three years ago because of ill health after 50 years of teaching.
   She was appointed principal in 1927 and resigned in 1936.

Los Angeles Times, March 15, 1935:


Funeral services for Dr. Paul Radir, 44 years of age, professor of zo-ology at Los Angeles Junior College, will be conducted tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. from the Wee Kirk o' the Heather in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Dr. Radir, who won his academic degree at Stanford University, had taught in the University of Hawaii. He leaves his mother, Mrs. R. H. Norton, and a sister, Mrs. Vere Radir Norton, both of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Times, January 20, 1935:


��Funeral rites for Ned T. Nibley, 17 years of age, assistant scout master, who was fatally injured in a fall at Pacoima Dam January 12, were conducted yesterday at the Wee Kirk o' the Heather, Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Bishop David Howells of the Mormon Church officiated and interment also was in Forest Lawn. Born at Salt Lake City, he was a student at the Los Angeles High School and lived at 1114 Redondo Boulevard, where he leaves his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Merrill Nibley, and three brothers, Merrill W., David R. and Emmett Drew Nibley.

Los Angeles Times, October 1, 1950:

Mrs. Alma T. Pence

�� Funeral services for Mrs. Alma T. Pence, 54, for 28 years a California schoolteacher, will be conducted by Forest Lawn Mortuary tomorrow at 2 p.m. in the Little Church of the Flowers. Mrs. Pence died Wednesday in Hollywood Leland Hospital. Her home was at 1733 Glendon Ave., West Los Angeles. During the past 10 years she was vocational training teacher in Venice High School. She leaves her brother, William L. Thomas, and a sister, Mrs. Hulda Folcke.

Los Angeles Times, July 12, 1948:

Rudolph J. Pelunis

�� Funeral services for Rudolph J. Pelunis, 50, who died of a heart ailment Thursday while on duty as a special officer in Beverly Hills, will be conducted today at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Hollywood Cemetery. Mr. Pelunis was a teacher at Edison Junior High School who did special police work during his summer vacations. He leaves his widow, Mae, and two daughters, Lynette and Joan, at the family residence, 1910 1/2 Stearns Drive, and another daughter, Mrs. Gordon Ford.

Los Angeles Times, March 21, 1948:

Miss Helen R. Oden

   Miss Helen R. Oden, 67, of 1101 S Westmoreland Avel, retired supervisor of the music department, University of Southern California Extension Division, died yesterday in her home following a long illness. A native of Benton Harbor, Mich., Miss Oden came to Los Angeles 43 years ago. Subsequently she became a teacher of music in the Los Angeles city schools. She leaves three nephews, all residents of the city: Charles R. Oden, Richard F. Oden, and H. H. Root. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. in the Hollywood Cemetery Chapel. Interment will be in Hollywood Cemetery, with Pierce Bros. Hollywood Mortuary in charge.