News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
He died accidentally at the age of 60. He was found on a jetty in Seal Beach.
Mattison Haywood graduated Concordia University in 2010 and planned on becoming a doctor. Fiance Michael Myfett worked with autistic children. But more than anything, they were defined by th
The head pastor at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa who launched a worldwide movement, Smith had strong ties to the area.
John Edwards Vondette will be interred in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Cypress, next to his wife.
The 55-year-old Seal Beach resident, who grew up in Long Beach, is credited with inventing the kickturn on a vertical wall.
Edna Wilson-Sharp served on the City Council from 1984 to 1992, serving as mayor twice.
Authorities are still investigating the collision that lead to the death of Mitch Lucker, the 28-year-old singer for the heavy metal band Suicide Silence.
Hundreds attended the funeral of Sgt. Thomas R. MacPherson, 26, a Long Beach Native and Los Alamitos High School grad who died in combat in Afghanistan.
More than 1,000 line the streets and attend the Hero Mission ceremony for Sgt. Thomas R. MacPherson, a Long Beach native and Los Alamitos High School graduate.
A Hero Mission at the Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base is set for Oct. 25 to honor Army Ranger Sgt. Thomas R. Macpherson, 26, a Long Beach native, who died in Afghanistan.
Gov. Brown ordered the capitol flags flown at half staff in honor of Sgt. Thomas R. Macpherson, a Los Alamitos High School graduate killed in combat.
Long Beach native Sgt. Thomas R. Macpherson, 26, "personified the traits of the consummate Ranger: commitment and courage," according to Army officials.
Commenters pay their respects to Dr. Joel Widelitz, a Los Alamitos and Long Beach pediatrician who passed away last week.
Dr. Joel Widelitz, 66, who has treated countless local children since relocating his practice to Los Alamitos in 1997, died this week from a complication of surgery.
A combination diet drug is expected to be approved by the FDA, and it's hailed as the next big thing in combating obesity, but the side-effects are serious.
Family, friends, and community members come together for the Hero Mission to honor the arrival of Camp Pendleton Marine Cpl. Christopher G. Singer, 23, of Temecula.
Surfers are invited to memorialize the founder of Surfline on Sunday in Huntington Beach.
Hundreds attend chapel funeral and burial in Santa Ana.
A funeral will be held Friday for Gerry Davidson, a world-record runner and social worker.