Paul Ivo Belluz

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Paul Ivo Belluz A celebration of life Mass for Paul I. Belluz will be held Friday, May 16, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church 1050 W. 163rd St., Gardena, CA 90248. Burial will follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park following the Mass. Paul passed away Sunday, May 11 at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in Los Angeles, CA after a short illness. Paul was born in Vancouver, Canada on July 6, 1946. He was raised in Lompoc, CA and attended Lompoc High School graduation in 1964. He attended Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria and received an A.A. degree in Liberal Arts. He received numerous recognitions while serving our country. He was employed by the Los Angeles Unified School District as a bus driver for over 30 years retiring in 2003. He was active in his Catholic Faith, belonging to St. Anthony of Padua parish. He had a passion for reading books, primarily about history and his faith. He also loved collecting records and listening to music. As a young teen, Paul was a history buff who spent many hours mapping out a timeline of historical events. Paul will be remembered for having a near genius mind on historical events, his inquisitiveness, his integrity, kindness and faith in God. Paul is survived by his loving wife Alicia, his two daughters, Belen (Martin) Belluz-Cerda and Breann Belluz of Gardena, his Sisters, Judy (Augustine) Sulaitis of Westchester, CA Rita Gann Belluz, Clare (Raymond) Sousa, Carol (Larry) Wilks of Lompoc, CA. His brothers, Edward (Teresa) Belluz, Roy (Laura) Belluz, Joseph (Donna) Belluz, Gregory (Sheryl) Belluz of Lompoc, CA. He is also survived by his father and mother in law Ricardo and Celia Gonzalez of Los Angeles, CA. He leaves behind many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hector and Evelyn Belluz and his brother Robert (Rose) Belluz. Viewing will be held Thursday night at McMillan & McCormick Mortuary in Gardena from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. with a Rosary beginning at 7:00 P.M.

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  1. I feel like I have lost my brother. I was blessed to know the Belluz family for many, many years. Paul was a wonderful man. My prayers are with the family.

  2. Dad I am sorry that I didn’t say bye to you for the last time. It was unexpected that you were about to leave us. I love you a lot and I will never forget you. I regret all the things I did to make you mad. I dont know why I always disrespected you. You never disrespected me. so why did I do that to you? I am happy of all the things you’ve done to me. You always have the answer’s to my questions. I am happy that you are my father. Also I am happy that you are in my life! I love you!!

  3. Dear Paul, My heart aches because of your passing. The only comfort I get is in knowing that you are with the Lord! I’m sure Mom and Dad and Bobby were also there to greet you. Rest in Peace Paul. Love Clare

  4. Dear Alicia, Belen and Breann, My love to all of you. Alicia, Paul is thanking the Lord for giving him such a wonderful wife and children. He was so proud of his two beautiful daughters and you. Your all in my prayers. Love Clare

  5. Dear Paul, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in their loss of you. This life is short but eternity is forever. Laura and I know that you kept the faith and are now home. No more pain, worry, or suffering. We know you are in good Hands. May He keep you and hold you until we meet you, Mom, Dad, Bobby, Nonno, and Nonna again.


  7. Dear Uncle Paul, As we think of you and miss you dearly we also have the great memories with you to cherish and to remember you by. And as I (Geraldine) think back on my childhood years I remember that you were always the one to take me out and explore what the world had to offer me, like when you took me and Belen horseback riding or miniture golfing all that will be remeber but most importantly I will always remember the LOVE you have for us. And as my little baby Artie grows he will know who his Uncle Paul was, A man who loved life and his family. LOVE you “Tio Paul.”

  8. Querida Tia Alicia, Belen, and Breannie queremos decirles que las acompanamos en este dolar tan grande. Ustedes saben que mi Tio ya esta alla ariba con Dios, nosotros sabemos que el esta muy feliz y su dolor esta saseado. Las Quieremos mucho.

  9. I have known Paul for the last 25 years and found him a very interesting person to talk to. Paul’s brother Joe is my son-in-law,(I am Donna’s mother). I grieve for you Alicia and your family and send you all my thoughts and prayers…may Jesus be with you…Shirley

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