November 17, 2006
Allison Fors, daughter of Dennis and Linda Fors of La Cañada and Rodrigo Guillen, son of Darby and Maria Guillen of Highland, Utah were married this past summer at the Newport Beach Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A reception followed at the City Club on Bunker Hill in Los Angeles. Both are graduates of Brigham Young University where the bride received a bachelor's degree in public relations and the groom received a bachelor's degree in corporate finance.
November 11, 2003
KENNETH MIDDLETON CORBETT Kenneth Middleton Corbett, 76, died Nov. 6, 2003, in Sunland. He was born May 2, 1927, in San Francisco and was a resident of La Crescenta for 55 years. Mr. Corbett is survived by his daughter, Britta Dorn. A memorial service will begin at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4550 Raymond St., La Crescenta. Crippen Mortuary is in charge of direction. ELIZABETH CHRISTINE O'BRIEN Elizabeth Christine O'Brien, 80, died Oct. 25, 2003, in Glendale.
October 23, 2004
Adam Michael Sheffield, the son of Matt and Linda Sheffield of Glendale, received the rank of Eagle Scout. He is a member of Troop 106 of the Verdugo Hills Council Boy Scouts of America. For his Eagle Scout project, Adam did a blood drive for the American Red Cross. He collected 46 pints of blood. Adam received several scouting honors, including On My Honor, Mile Swim and the 50-miler Afoot/Afloat. Adam was home-schooled until he passed the California Proficiency Exam at 16 and entered Glendale Community College.
August 6, 2004
1931 - 2004 Barbara Brooks Moffat, who lived most of her life in La Crescenta, died Tuesday of cancer. She was 72. Moffat was born Oct. 6, 1931 in Covina and grew up in Highland Park. She earned a bachelor's degree in music from UCLA and taught flute for 25 years. She is survived by her sons, Jeff Moffat of La Crescenta, and Clark Moffat of Fallbrook, Calif.; daughters Betsy Woodall and Kathleen Tobler, both of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; and brother Charles Brooks of Riverside.
June 25, 2004
1924-2004 Former longtime La Crescentan Gordon Howard Moffat died June 7 in North Hollywood. He was 79 years old. Gordon was born August 12, 1924, in Los Angeles and called La Crescenta home for most of his adult life. He served in the U.S. Navy in 1954. An orthodontist, he practiced his profession for 40 years. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 18, at the chapel of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at 4550 Raymond Ave. in La Crescenta.
February 21, 2003
FLORENCE CONBOY Florence Conboy, 86, died Feb. 18, 2003. She was born Sept. 23, 1916, in Ashton, Idaho. Prior to retiring, she was an accountant for 35 years with the Probation Department of Los Angeles County. She is survived by her sisters, Jo Anne Matkin of Pocatello, Idaho, Vera Floyd of Nampa, Idaho, and Laura Thornton of Boise, Idaho; brothers, William Van Sickle of Pocatello, Idaho and Lee Van Sickle of Alaska. Her husband, Alvin Bud Conboy, three sisters and four brothers died before her. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Glendale 3rd Ward Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1130 E. Wilson St. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn, Glendale.
May 17, 2003
Peterson -- Carpenter Emily Beth Peterson of Bakersfield and Kenny Carpenter of La Crescenta were married in the Los Angeles Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Santa Monica. A reception was shared with family and friends at the Oakmont Country Club. For their honeymoon, the couple traveled to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. They are living in Provo, Utah. The bride is the daughter of Becky Peterson of Bakersfield and the late Kenneth Peterson.
December 28, 2002
The following incidents were taken from Sheriff's reports. LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE 823 Foothill Blvd.: A man told deputies someone stole two $20 bottles of cognac Dec. 19 from Flintridge Beverage Store. 5500 block of Vista Canada Place: A woman told deputies someone stole mail from her mailbox Dec. 19. 900 block of Big Brier Way: A man told deputies someone damaged his window with a BB gun Dec. 18. 1300 block of Padres Trail: A man told deputies someone dam- aged his outdoor Christmas dec- orations between Dec. 17 and 18. 475 Foothill Blvd.
July 23, 2004
'God is My Source' is service theme GLENDALE -- "God is My Constant Abundant Source" is the topic of the Rev. Bonnie Roswell's talk during the 10 a.m. Sunday service at Glendale Church of Religious Science. The church is at 2146 E. Chevy Chase Drive, Glendale. There will be a 15-minute meditation at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 244-8171. 'Singing in the Rain' is service message GLENDALE -- "Singing in the Rain" is the topic of Rev. Marilyn Jensen-Johnson's talk during the 10 a.m. Sunday service at the Religious Science Church of Glendale.
August 12, 2005
Former La Cañadan David Thomas Mohorc died Aug. 9 at his home in Newhall at the age of 62. His death was attributed to liver cancer. He was born February 7, 1943 in St. Louis, Mo. He served in United States Marine Corps for four years, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. David called La Cañada Flintridge home for 22 years. For nearly four decades he was involved construction. He was also a coach of Glendale All American Football and Glendale Girls Little League Softball.