Obituaries

Friends, family mourn Downey's Alex A. Akloff

DOWNEY-Services are pending at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier for Alex A. Akloff, who died Dec. 17 in Bellflower.

He was a longtime resident of Downey, born May 8, 1921 in Los Angeles.

Survivors include his wife, Neva H.; his daughter, Teresa; his son, Alexander; and a brother, John.

Arrangements are by Rose Hills Memorial Park.


Friends and family morn John Ronald Ulander here

DOWNEY-A Funeral Mass was heard Saturday, Dec. 14 at St. Raymond's Catholic Church for John Ronald Ulander, a resident of Downey for seven years, who died at Beverly Manor Nursing Center Dec. 11.

He was 93, born Nov. 23, 1903 in Butler, Pennsylvania, and worked 50 years for the A.T. & S.F. Railroad as a yard master. He was a member of the Pico Rivera, Downey and Paramount senior citizens organizations.

Survivors include his daughter, Phyllis-Jeane Hebebrand of Placentia; a son, Donald Ulander of Costa Mesa; grandchildren Jon and Jeffrey Hebebrand, and Mike, Robert and Carolyn Ulander; great-grandchildren Ingrid Ulander and Erin and Kathryn Hebebrand.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Irma Anne in 1989.

The Reverend Monsignor Robert Gipson was officiant.

Burial followed at All Souls Cemetery. Arrangements were by the Downey Zrelak Family Mortuary.


Friends, family mourn Molly Cecile Khalil

DOWNEY-Private cremation services were held for Molly Cecile Khalil, a Downey resident for 47 years, who died Dec. 15 at her home.

She was 72, a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and was an office/clerical worker for 30 years, most recently for the Piping Specialists Co.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna (August) Corrao of Santa Maria; a brother, George Khalil of New Kensington, Pennsylvania; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements were by the Downey Zrelak Family Mortuary.


Funeral Mass heard for Mary Elsie Medel

DOWNEY-A Funeral Mass was heard Dec. 19 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church for Mary Elsie Medel, who died Dec. 14 at Parkside Special Care Center in El Cajon after a long illness.

Burial followed at All Souls Cemetery in Long Beach. Arrangements were by the Miller-Mies Mortuary of Downey.


Services are held for Jeannette Macrae Lahey

DOWNEY-Services were held for Jeannette Macrae Lahey, who died Dec. 3.

Survivors include three daughters, Janet Brion of Downey, Arlene Meade, Patricia Rae Cook; and three grandchildren.

Arrangements were by the Miller-Mies Mortuary of Downey.


Services held for Antonia Tschasar

DOWNEY-Services were held Dec. 18 at St. Stephens Catholic Church in Los Angeles for longtime Downey resident Antonia Tschasar who died Dec. 15.

Burial followed at Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements were by the Miller-Mies Mortuary of Downey.
 
 




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