Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Joseph H. Lazara, BHS '63 Passed Away

We are very sorry report the recent passing of Joe Lazara BHS '63. We do not have details, except that we believe his passing was related to heart issues.

Joe was a retired attorney and still remained in close touch with many of his Burbank High School Friends.

May God Bless Him, his Children and Family.

Pam Zipfel Kirkwood BHS '64 and Jon Kirkwood BHS '64

Mr. Lazara was born in Rochester, NY to his parents, Samuel and Josephine Lazara. He graduated from the San Fernando Valley State College and went on to law school at Southern Methodist University.

He is survived by his children Wes, Alex, and Spencer, and his dear friend and companion Judy Robertson.

Mr. Lazara was instrumental in the inception of the Glendale Youth Orchestra. In lieu of flowers or gifts, please donate to the GYO.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Dec. 6, 2016