October 20, 1920 - May 26, 2014 93, Of Agoura Hills, born in Lynchburg, VA. US Coast Guard Merchant Marine WW II vet Pacific. Loving father to Keith Edward Almond. Humanitarian, humorist, artist (poet, painter, sculptor), ardent liberal, golfer, pilot, athlete, reader of 100s of books, SAE brother, VFW member. Completed LA & NY Times crossword puzzles daily for decades, had a sharp wit, knew every jeopardy question. He was a product of UCLA and avid fan of Bruin athletics. He loved dogs, politics, jokes, the Dodgers and his country. His ashes will be spread where he taught his son to body surf.
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Published in the Los Angeles Times from June 12 to June 15, 2014