March 26, 1940–September 3, 2012
Robert Ralph Ventura, 72, born on March 26, 1940, inPhiladelphia,Pennsylvania, passed away Sept. 3, 2012. He resided inToluca Lake,California, at the time of his passing. Robert is survived by his brother, LouisVentura, and sister, Lois Ventura Martino, both ofPhiladelphia.
Robert was a graduate ofSaint JosephUniversity. He was in Health and Life Insurance for more than 35 years.
Robert was active in numerous community and civic organizations, including North Hollywood Police Activities League (PALS Past President), Holy Cross Medical Center (Past Century Club Board Member), Pacific Hospital of Long Beach Foundation (Past Member of the Board), Optimist Boys Home (Charter Member), Baseballers Against Drugs (BAD), Republic of Georgia Foundation (Past Board Member), the Burbank Optimist Club (Past-President), and the Glendale Chamber of Commerce.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22, at 3 p.m. at the First Christian Church of NorthHollywood located at4390 Colfax Ave. (corner of Moorpark & Colfax) inNorth Hollywood.
For additional information, please contact John Kelleher at (661) 251-7753 or via e-mail: JKelleher@KelleherandAssociates.com.
— In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial gifts be made to:
- Baseballers Against Drugs (BAD)
- P. O. Box1438
- Simi Valley,CA93062-1438
– In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to:
- First ChristianChurchofNorth Hollywood, Youth Program
- 4390 Colfax Ave.
- North Hollywood,CA91604-2898