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Obituary: Elane Misner

Elane with Barney the dog. – Courtesy photo Sept. 17, 1936 – Feb. 27, 2020 Born on Sept. 17, 1936, Elane was welcomed with open arms by her Lord and Savior on Feb. 27, 2020, at...

Obituary: Denise Zoolalian

Denise Ruel Zoolalian. – Courtesy photo Dec. 4, 1932 – Jan. 21, 2020 Denise Ruel Zoolalian, age 87 and former long-time Monrovia resident, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Jan. 21, 2020 in...

Elwood Henry Williams

Dec. 13, 1930 – Dec. 22, 2019 The world lost an old school gentleman, and goodness personified with the passing of Elwood Henry Williams, 89. Elwood was the eldest son of Freda (Foss) and Joseph Williams, both of Pasadena,...

William Brown

William Brown. – Courtesy photo June 27, 1929 – Nov. 21, 2019 A loving brother, compassionate uncle, and loyal friend, William, known as “Uncle Bill” to his family, passed away at age 90 at...

Maria Consuelo ‘Connie’ Harven

Connie Harven. - Courtesy photo Maria Consuelo (Connie) Harven passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at St. Francis Extended Care in Hayward, Calif. She was 91. Connie was born March 16, 1928 in Alhambra,...

Monrovia Sounds a Little Less Cheerful Without Jennifer Ranger’s Music

By Susan Motander A little of the music that is Monrovia faded away on Monday morning with the passing of Jennifer Ranger of Dollmakers’ Kattywompus. Born on April 20, 1955 in Pasadena, she was just 64 years old. According to her sister, Cindy Ranger, she was the...

Mitchell ‘Mitch’ Sobo

1928 - 2019 Mitchell Sobo, age 91, passed away on Aug. 15, 2019. He was preceded in death by parents, Harry and Jennie Sobo; his siblings and their spouses, Rose (Bernard) Horovitz, Ida (Roy) Johnson, Florence (David) Schneider, David (Marsha and Sue) Sobo, Sarah (Morris)...

Beloved Cal Phil Violinist Pavel Farkas Dies at 77

The music world lost one of its greatest artists on Friday, April 5, 2019, when violinist Pavel Farkas passed away at the age of 77. Born in 1942 in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia (now the Slovak Republic) Farkas joined the Bratislava Radio Symphony Orchestra at the age of...

Robert J. La Brie

March 10, 1929 - Feb. 18, 2019 Robert J. La Brie, a month shy of 90 years old, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Surrounded by his family, he passed peacefully in the home he built and shared with his...

Monrovia’s ‘Bungalow Bob’ Was Magnificent

By Susan Motander Dr. Robert W. Winter, Occidental College’s Arthur G. Coons professor emeritus of the history of ideas, died on Feb. 9. He was 94. When I last spoke with Bob he was as full of life and energy as ever. I first met the man who...
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