By Rachael Rifkin Memoirist Mabel Jongewaard was always eager to lend a hand or an ear to anyone that needed it. Her strong work ethic and gentle nature often came in handy as one of the original owners of the family-run Bake ‘N Broil. A devoted grandmother, mother and wife, she passed away July 25, […]
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August 15th, 2008 · No Comments · Obituary
By Richard Austin Jr. Detective, LBPD For those who remember me writing about my good friend Steve (Strichart), know that I have learned a lot from these officers who are now retired and live a life, mostly free of the horrors of when they were on the job as a police officer. I remember when […]
August 1st, 2008 · No Comments · Obituary
Retired Long Beach police officer Terry L. Madison died July 21. Madison was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served on the Long Beach police force for 30 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, desert trips with his ATV, RV trips and watching NASCAR and the Outdoor channel. His biggest obsession was gardening at the […]
April 3rd, 2008 · No Comments · Obituary
Robert “Bob” W. Lee, community supporter, husband and family member, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 29 of heart failure at the age of 84. An astute and self-taught businessman, Lee came to Long Beach and invested in two of its booming businesses—real estate and oil. Lee is survived by wife of 48 years, Aurora.
April 3rd, 2008 · 2 Comments · Community, Obituary
Passed away Monday March 31 at the age of 80. Mary is survived by her husband of 53 years, Edward; sons, Jeff (Liz), Mark, Matt (Joan), Richard, Mitchell, Bill (Sue) & Terry (Gabby); daughter Mary Jo (Mark); her brothers Bill, Jim, John, & George; sisters Sally, Trudy, Pat, & Barbara; 18 grandchildren & 7 great […]