SLATEN-PENDILLA, DEBBY, passed away on Wednesday, April 21, 2004. She was born Oct. 31, 1952 in Chicago, IL, Survivors include her Husband, Edward Pendilla , Mother, Jean Ann Martin, Father, Gustav R. Heybrock, Daughter, Paula Masui, Son, Robert Roy Mueller, Brother, Roy Minami and Sister, Annette Perrone. Also left to mourn Debby's passing are her dear grandchildren; Nia Deborah Masui, Carlie Ann Mueller and Noa Steven Masui. Visitation will be Sunday, April 25, 2004 from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at WHITE & DAY COLONIAL MORTUARY, 901 W. Torrance Blvd., (at Prospect Ave.), Redondo Beach, CA 90277. Catholic Prayer Services will be held the same evening at 7:00 PM at the same White & Day location. Burial and graveside survices will be Monday, April 26, 2004 at 10:00 A.M at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.

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  1. We\’ll miss you dearly Auntie Debby! You\’ll always be in our hearts. Love, Josetta & Dave

  2. Thank you for being there when we needed you. As young parents, unsure about our future & the future of our unborn son, you took us in, opened your heart, welcomed us into your life & showed us that life is not about what other people thought but about being happy with ourselves. No one else was there for us, but you and dad. You were never judgemental, always loving. You held our hands every step of the way until it was okey to let go of us to be on our own.We have been blessed to have shared a life with such an amazing person as you. Our children will never forget there grandmother, who spoiled them with chocolates, pink hearts, pink lipstick kisses, & hugs. We will make sure you are always remembered in their lives. We miss you so much, but we know that you\’re smiling down on us from heaven. Say hi =) to God for us. We love you, always =)Rachel & Lonnie

  3. We miss you grandma. No one will ever spoil us the way you did. Most of all we are going to miss your pink lipstick on our cheekies. Watch over us from heaven. =) Love Christian & Mialani

  4. We will miss you Auntie Debbie! We feel so blessed to have known such a great spirit! Uncle Eddie, Paula, Bobby, and families– our condolences. May you find peace in the knowledge that our Lord has embraced Debbie and given her renewed life with Him in Heaven! May God Bless and Keep your family in this difficult time. We love you so much! Raymond, Mary, Amaya & Jaiden

  5. Debbie, our “Pink Lady”, we have such fond memories of you and our precious friendship. You surely will be missed. We love you! Thank You for your friendship! Lu and Teri Sanchez

  6. Dearest Debby, You have always been the bright light in our family and I know heaven will be enlighten by your presence. You will always remain in our hearts and your beautiful grandchildren will continue to be the joy in all of our lives. All our love, Aunt Pat & Uncle Nick xo\’s

  7. Darling Debbie was by first goddaughter and her live and those in her live have always been special to us even tho we were so far apart across the country. We share in the love she gave to each of us and share in the sorrow and pain in loss of losing her much to soon. To my sister Jean, niece Paula, nephew Bob, sister Annette, brother Roy and her husband Ed with all their families. We love you all Love always Aunt Nanette and Uncle Dick

  8. To My Darling Daughter, My prayers for you will always be in my heart forever. I will be missing your presence but will see you in my thoughts everyday until we meet again. I Love You My Deb XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXO

  9. My dear sweet, kind, gentle, caring loving unselfish sister Deb. I miss you now more than words can say. But I know in my heart that you are now at peace and are not alone up in heaven. You are up there with our family, and I hope you all are having a joyous time! Until we meet again, know that I love you, and I will NEVER ever forget you! Sad part is, if there were more people on earth just like you, the world would be a much better place to be! 48 years of knowing you and sharing my life with you, has been such a blessing…….I miss you Deb, I miss you so much… I will see you when my it\’s my time to come home! Take care of yourself, and have fun with Ralphy, Gramma, Nana, Jerry, and all those that have passed on before you…..something tells me you already are! I love you big sissy… are in my heart always! You\’re little sister, Annette

  10. Debby, sweet Debby. One of the gifts from God and joy in our lives. I love you forever. Auntie Mary Lou

  11. We are very sadden to hear that Debbie has passed away. She was a special friend for 35+ years. I remember Debbie as a beautiful fun loving person that loved her family and friends. She always had a smile on her face. We will miss you, Debbie and thanks for fond memories.

  12. May my sweet cousin Debbie rest in peace with Jesus. We will all miss you very much. You will remain in our hearts forever until we meet again. Love, terri and bob

  13. To my sweet beautiful mommy. I will miss you like crazy. The love I have for you has no words. I am the luckiest girl in the world to have had a mother like you. I don\’t know anyone who had a bond like we did. You were the world to me mom and I will talk to you and ask for your guidence every day. I hope Nia and I will be like we were. I hope I will be the mother to my kids like you were to me. You are my hero. I feel safe knowing that you are up ther watching down on us. I will always make you proud. I love you Mommy. You are forever in my heart.I love you with all my heart and all my soul. Love your daughter, Paula Poo!!!

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