Catherine Shirley Newman Traba, a Fernandeño Tataviam Tribal Elder, passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at the age of 81. Shirley will be missed by all her family, friends, and tribal members. The funeral services will take place Monday, May 17, 2010 at the San Fernando Mission Cemetery located at 11160 Stranwood Avenue in Mission Hills, business telephone 818-361-7387.

You may help commemorate the life of our Tribal Elder by attending the funeral services below:

Viewing 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Rosary 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Grave site ceremony 12:00 pm

The Tribe is grateful for the support you can show Catherine’s family during this difficult time.