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‘She saw the good in everyone’ – Family, friends remember longtime Malibu resident, poet Ellen Reich

May 8, 2020 by Heather Warthen, Contributing Editor News, Obituaries

If there was anything Malibu resident Ellen Reich had, it was a way with words. The current Malibu Poet Laureate had a strong sense of creating community wherever she went and inspired many through her creative writing and poetry...

Longtime Malibu resident remembered for contributions in entertainment industry

by Barbara Burke, Staff Reporter News, Obituaries

Malibu lost a brilliant mind, a loving husband and father and an all-around good guy - and the entertainment industry lost a highly successful and effective executive who fostered the career of many artists and acts - when Ken Pedersen...

March 14 Memorial service planned for longtime Malibu fixture Charlie de Garmo

by Lauren Coughlin, Editor News, Obituaries

Charlie de Garmo simply had a way about him.

“Charlie had a real presence,” recalled Mari Stanley, his neighbor for more than two decades. “It was a good presence. You felt secure. You couldn’t help but get wrapped up...

Memorial service for Malibu resident Robert Walker planned for Jan. 19

by Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter News, Obituaries

Robert “Bobby” Walker — the son of two Golden Era actors — died Dec. 5, 2019 in his beloved Malibu at the age of 79. 

Walker was born on April 15, 1940 to Robert Walker Sr., best known for his role in Alfred Hitchcock’...