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Eastern Sierra News for June 16, 2024





1962 -2008
Passed away on March 15, 2008 in Clarksburg, West Virginia,
after a short illness. She was born in North Hollywood, California 
on April 21, 1962. Julie grew up in the Owens Valley, when
she moved to Independence, California in 1966 with her parents. 
Later moving to Bishop, California. Julie attended schools in Bishop 
and graduated from Bishop High School in 1980. She later
attended Brooks College in Long Beach, California, studying 
fashion design. After marriage, she and her husband George 
lived in several California cities, as her husband worked for the
airline and aircraft maintenance industry. They settled in San
Antonio, Texas for many years, and finally lived in Bridgeport,
West Virginia. She is survived by her husband, George Funk;
children, Brian Funk of San Antonio, and Mark Funk of Bridgeport, WV.
Parents David and Judith Walizer of Auburn, California; brothers
David C. Walizer of Reno, Nevada and Sean Walizer of Folsom, 
California and many members of her extended family. Private services 
and internment in Auburn, California are pending.