October 29, 1917 ~ March 30, 2001
Redondo Beach, CA
Robert Cardona, a 50 year resident of Redondo Beach, passed away March 30, 2001 at University Hospital in Los Angeles. He was born in Grand Junction , Colorado. Mr. Cardona was a football player and graduate of USC. He was an assistant to Jess Hill and was very active in Alumni affairs. He was also active in Redondo Beach civic affairs where he initiated the Redondo Beach Sister City Program and served as a city commissioner as well as on the Citizens Advisory Committee of the Redondo Beach Police Department. Mr. Cardona was an administrator for many years for the South Bay Union High School District. He is survived by his wife, Amy and also by brothers, sisters and many neices, nephews and dear friends. Visitation will begin at 4:00 pm Monday, April 2, 2001, with Rosary/Vigil services at 7:30 PM at the White & Day Colonial Mortuary in Redondo Beach (310-379-2446). Funeral Mass will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, April 3, 2001, at the St. James Catholic Church in Redondo Beach. Interment will be private. Bob will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He was a true gentleman with a smile that will never be forgotton.