Lifes Moments: In Memoriam April 2024

We honor those who have passed away and recognize their lifelong service to the City of Los Angeles. Their lives mattered to our City and our region.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the following current and Retired City employees who were reported to have passed away.


In Memoriam

Note: If you wish to have a listing deleted from our online posting of these death notices, please email us at, stating the name and department of the deceased, and your relation to that person. We derive our lists from official public records provided by the City and LADWP.

Active (name, dept., years of service)

Ek, Aaron LADWP 8
Mantel, Joseph A. LADWP 25
Navarro, Ezequiel Rec and Parks 19
Stiles, Judith A. LADWP 29

Retired (name, dept., years of service)

Akers, Robin M. General Services 11
Anderson, Helen – –
Asiain, Jesus C. LADWP 27
Bassett, Daniel A. Airports 33
Bilezikjian, Albert – –
Brizuela, Carlos M. – –
Brown, Chester N. Public Works 35
Butcher, Vernon S. Airports 17
Chan, William D. LADWP 32
Childers, Kerry D. Public Works 31
Clardy, Charles L. – –
Consoli, Ronald R. LADWP 40
Cook, Carolyn A. LADOT 29
Cortez, Freddy LADWP 33
Coscia, Michael E. LADWP 19
Crespy, Harvey M. City Attorney 40
Danne, Terry D. – –
Deak, Joseph – –
Duffy, James D. Rec and Parks 18
Esperjesi, Ernest W. LADWP 39
Evans, Mark S. LADWP 17
Farrell, Donald R. – –
Fitzgerald, Keith H. Airports 33
Garcia, Manuel Airports 11
Garcia, Richard S. LADWP 32
Garrido, Jose F. General Services 28
Henry, Bertha M. – –
Hernandez, Eddie R. General Services 31
Ho, James F. LADWP 11
Hopkinson, Henry R. LADWP 44
Hornbeck, Lark J. – –
Ialongo, Patricia S. Planning 25
Isaac, Bernel A. Rec and Parks 29
Jackson, Donald N. Public Works 24
Kaprielian, James D. Bldg. and Safety 34
Lane, John C. – –
Leduc, Larry D. LADWP 35
Lindley, Charles C. Public Works 21
Lopez, Neponuceno Rec and Parks 40
Lu, Be Van ITA 18
Lucero, Joseph R. LADWP 44
Luna, Albert D. Public Works 24
Mann, Zona – –
Marquezdominguez, Emilia M. LADWP 32
Mason, Pamela M. Library 32
Mason, Wayne R. – –
Matsuura, Walter W. – –
Millon, Patrick LADWP 29
Myles, Spencer H. LADOT 32
Neal, Gayle L. Fire/Police Pensions 39
Nelson, John H. LADWP 33
Nichols, Kenneth E. General Services 19
Ortiz, Jaime O. LADWP 31
Palacios, Josephine ITA 38
Pennington, Harold J. LADWP 33
Perez, Josephine Rec and Parks 1
Poplawski, Denny E. LADWP 40
Prelow, Clifford N. LADWP 32
Rasmussen, Ina M. General Services 30
Roth, Lidia I. – –
Ruiz, Angel LAPD 31
Santos, Christina J. LADWP 45
Schmidt, Robert H. LADWP 14
Schreiner, Harold W. LADOT 12
Shaw, Patti C. LAPD 30
Shum, Edwin – –
Sledge, Thomas L. – –
Tanabe, Clarence – –
Taylor, Richard H. Airports 15
Thompson, Glenn E. LADWP 32
True, Deryck T. LADWP 23
Tyler, Joseph W. Public Works 25
Vega, Robert L. Public Works 34
Watridge, Donna J. Controller 30
Williams, Bettye J. LADWP 31
Yorita, Kenji General Services 24