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James R. Rucker
Obituaries

James R. Rucker

James R. Rucker was born on Nov. 7, 1986, the fourth of four children born to Katie Jefferson. His father, James Rucker Sr. and sister, Lisa Jefferson, preceded him in death. James was born and raised in the church. As a youth, he attended Sunday School and Y.P.W.W. every week. He also was involved in…

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A Tribute to Vernon L. Faulkner

By Marjorie Strong-Faulkner A long-time Pasadena and Monrovia resident, Vernon L. Faulkner became ill in his home in April.  As we remember him, let’s not forget the brilliant and inquisitive mind that was always searching for more knowledge.  He had a remarkable appreciation of what it means to be human and even more so after…

Bob Bartlett’s Funeral Slated for Friday
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Bob Bartlett’s Funeral Slated for Friday

All Are Invited to Celebrate Bob Bartlett’s Life Oct. 23 Services for former Mayor Bob Bartlett will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at United Methodist Church, located at 140 E. Palm Ave., across from the Post Office in Monrovia. Parking for the services will be available at the following three locations: -Public parking…

Mr. Monrovia, Former Mayor Bob Bartlett, Dies
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Mr. Monrovia, Former Mayor Bob Bartlett, Dies

The Man Had A Vision for His City and That Vision Saved Monrovia By Susan Motander Former Monrovia Mayor Bob Bartlett died on Sunday night. He was the driving force behind the renaissance of the city of Monrovia, his hometown. His passing leaves a great void. By 1974, the city of Monrovia was dying. West Huntington Drive…

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Services for Kris Mariconda and Liz Leavens Finalized

There will be a remembrance service for Kris Mariconda on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, at 2 p.m. Given Kris’ long time affiliation with the Monrovia Historic Museum (the west wing is named after her late husband Don), there will be a Celebration of Life open house for her at the Monrovia Historical Museum (742 E. Lemon…

Long-Time Monrovian Kris Mariconda Passes Away
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Long-Time Monrovian Kris Mariconda Passes Away

By Susan Motander Kris Mariconda, longtime Monrovia resident, died during the night of Sept. 7, 2015, after a brief but valiant battle with cancer. She leaves behind not only a much beloved family, but a community that has been changed by her being a part of it. Kris was the person you turned to when…

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