Barbara M. Miller mourned at 62 here

DOWNEY-Graveside services will be held today (Friday, Feb. 7) at 2:45 p.m. at All Souls Cemetery, 4400 Cherry Ave., Long Beach for Barbara M. Miller, a longtime Downey resident and former PBX operator for the Salvation Army.

She was 62, born in Utica, New York, and died at Long Beach Memorial Hospital Feb. 2.

Survivors include two nieces, Sheila Wahl of Minnesota, Susan Enfield of Arizona; four nephews, M. David Miller of Downey, Paul Miller of Arizona, Harry and Brian Miller of California; and two sisters, Helen Miller of Lakewood and Doris Morgan of New York.

Deacon Raul Viramontes officiated. Arrangements were by the Miller-Mies Mortuary of Downey.

Dorothy May Boeckel laid to rest at 85

DOWNEY-A Funeral Mass was heard Feb. 4 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church for Dorothy May Boeckel, a resident of Downey for 26 years, and a homemaker for 65 years.

She was 85, born in York, Pennsylvania, Jan. 23, 1912, and died at Rivera Nursing Home Jan. 29.

She was previously a resident of Compton, and was preceded in death by her husband, Harry F. Boeckel in 1964.

Survivors include her son, Harry Boeckel of Downey; and a sister in Florida.

The Reverend Father John Moloney officiated. Burial followed in All Souls Cemetery, Long Beach. Arrangements were by the Downey Zrelak Family Mortuary.

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