The Sokol family’s fifth generation has been added to the family tree following the recent birth of Jazmine Ortiz.
Leonard and Eva Sokol moved into their Burbank home in December 1947, where Eva still lives. Eva was a wife, homemaker and mother to two daughters. She also worked for Bank of America, Burbank Main branch before retiring with 20 years of service.
Her oldest daughter, Patti Smith, is a graduate of Burbank High School. For the past 25 years, Smith has been employed by an HVAC mechanical contractor in Glendale. Her daughter, Tina Behrend, also attended Burbank High School. She is the mother of four children and works for a hospital in the Palm Springs area.