Roberta Gillis, 69
Gillis was a past president of the Santa Clarita Democratic Club and a key player in a number of succesful election campaigns over the years, from local races to US Senate contests.
A native of Yugoslavia, Gillis arrived in the US in 1962. She is survived by her husband Ron, a member of the Board of Trustees of the College of the Canyons Community College District.
In lieu of flowers a donation may be made in honor of Roberta Gillis, to the Randy Wicks Scholarships Fund or the homeless shelter. Checks for the Wicks Scholarship Fund should be made out to:
SCV Press Club
c/o The Signal
24000 Creekside Rd.
Santa Clarita CA 91355
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