Eleanor Vallee
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January 27, 1928 - December 7, 2015 Eleanor Vallee-Clark, daughter of Eleanor (Nell) and Harlie R. Norris of Claremont California, was born January 27, 1928; and "passed over to Heaven" on December 7th, 2015. Eleanor lovingly-shared the last 24 years of life with her adoringly husband, Byron Clark, Actor, in Los Angeles 90049, Brentwood. Eleanor Vallee, author, actress, model and legendary hostess, widow of Rudy Vallee, has had an extraordinary life. Always on the forefront of events, Celebrities, people who make History and the Captains of today. She is blessed with glamorously contagious smile and unstainable curiosity about life and people. Love of life, Eleanor had many dear friends, and always be a source-help-support, encouraging her friends to see the bright side of Life! Mrs. Vallee was very active in charitable and social organizations in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. She was on the Board of Directors of Muscular Dystrophy Association, past President of Operation: Children, Life Member of Mary and Joseph League and was selected "Women of the Year" in 1996; Life Member of Motion Picture Home-Screen Smart Set, Lifelighters, Footlighters, Los Angeles Child Guidedness, Les Dames de Champagne, and two social clubs: The Crown Jewels and The Impossibles. Eleanor survived by her adoring husband, Byron Clark. Other families include: her favorite niece, Carol Steiner, Todd Steiner, spouse, son, Bryan Steiner; nephews, Bert Bruce, Michael, and Steven, "all Bruces," etc., many, many nieces. . . Eleanor and Byron's "Princess Peaches," and "Princess Baby Bailey". . . her "doggies," their children! Services will be held Wednesday, December 16th, at 12:30 p.m. in the Church of the Hills at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills. Instead of flowers, your Donations go to Operation: Children Charity.

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Published in Los Angeles Times from Dec. 12 to Dec. 15, 2015.
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December 6, 2019
A wonderful classy lady who has been missed by so many friends. Will never be forgotten.
Jack & Marilyn Barclay
January 5, 2016
Only Red Head I know
I love you forever my everything ! You are never going to leave my heart and soul.

This evening I am going over photographs.

Ellie I miss you so much, I am trying not to break down in front of Byron. The most dearest in my life .....no words I just love you!

Love Love Love Ellie
Eva Fairchild
January 4, 2016
Eva Fairchild
December 21, 2015
My Prayers, goes out to the family, Mrs vallee will be truly missed, god has another angel
December 20, 2015
Love Love Ellie!
Bata Unkovic
December 19, 2015
Dear ellie thankyou again for suggesting to rudy valle that i become his talent agent. Rudy signed for my SAG franchis, we had fun when i became your agent too, and you and ed wi on a trip to acculpulco! then the musical show at rue de valle and family dinners with marilyn and the judge and wife from conneticut. remember the night the gold key from the rolls broke at the big hotel, and we were given the presidential suite, and a dinner buffet reception , and i got fred to make you a new key! then your glamourous marriage to lord byron with the blessings of the holy church... love richard degrandcourt agent talent agent and friend of the valles
visittalk@gmail.com degrandcourt
December 16, 2015
Our deepest sympathy. Mr. Clark our prayers are with you.
Byron Perez
December 15, 2015
There will only be one Ellie.
December 15, 2015
My thoughts go out to this wonderful family at this time. Warmly, Matias Bombal
Matias Bombal
December 13, 2015
We will miss your happy smile, and our special Friendship over so many years.You were the Greatest Hostess and a very Dear Friend .
Hugs and Love, Love, Love
Rita and Reed Sprinkel ( Newport Beach, Ca. )
Rita and Reed Sprinkel
December 13, 2015
what a classy, loving lady at all times. We will miss her today and always. To know her was a special gift.
Marilyn and Jack Barclay
December 12, 2015
Ellie's wedding to Lord Byron (Clark)- incredible party!
I knew Ellie all my life and loved her as a mother and the world's greatest aunt. She was always a guiding light to me and always a ball. Luv Luv!!
Bill Vallee
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