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November 30, 1918 - September 6, 2016 Stella Rudnick Philipson passed away on September 6, 2016 at the age of 97. She was married to Sam Rudnick for 48 years and after his death, to Joseph Philipson for 15 years. While raising her family she was an active volunteer in the Pasadena community. In her fifties she earned a paralegal degree and spent 25 years working as the administrative assistant first for the Honorable William A. Norris and then for the Honorable Dorothy W. Nelson Ninth Circuit US Court of Appeals. She retired at 83. She was a model of resiliency and lifelong learning to her family, friends and colleagues. She is survived by son Tim Rudnick and wife Robin Lithgow, son Joel Rudnick and wife Belita Moreno, daughter Lia Rudnick Lee and husband Nelson Lee, 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Sept. 10 to Sept. 11, 2016
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