May 10, 1931 - June 3, 2015 LA Attorney Richard A. DeSantis, born in Long Branch, NJ, died of heart failure on June 3, 2015 at the age of 84. A graduate of Rutgers University, Mr. DeSantis earned Bachelor's degrees in Political Science, History, Economics and Spanish and received his law degree with honors from Yale University. In addition to an illustrious law career, Mr. DeSantis was also a Korean War Veteran and avid Arabian horse rancher. He is survived by his two children, Sheri DeSantis and Laurie Staschik, and five grandchildren. Services to be held at Forest Lawn, in Glendale, CA on June 13, 2015 at 2 pm.
Published in Los Angeles Times from Jun. 6 to Jun. 10, 2015.