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Joseph A. Wapner


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Joseph A. Wapner Obituary
November 15, 1919 - February 26, 2017 Joe Wapner, a native of Los Angeles, graduate of Los Angeles public schools, USC and USC Law School, was the Presiding Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court and achieved fame as the Judge on "The People's Court." He was adored by his wife of 70 years, Mickey, his children, Fred Wapner (Audrey Schlesinger), David Miron-Wapner (Edna) and Sarah (deceased), four grandchildren, Gabriel, Reli, Samantha and Michael, great-grandchildren, Halen and Aura, and sister Irene Franklin. Beloved by a wide circle of family and friends to whom he was dedicated and would do anything for. He also had a legion of fans for whom he was "The Judge." Services will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 12:30 pm at Mount Sinai Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Mar. 1 to Mar. 2, 2017
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