Category: Member News

BARBARA LEE KRONE January 08, 1936 – January 17, 2022 Orange County REALTORS is saddened to announce the passing of Barbara “Bobbi” Krone. Bobbi passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family at the age of 86. She was born in Newburgh, New York to John and Loretta Russell. She
Rich Steinhoff
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a beloved member, Rich Steinhoff. H. Richard Steinhoff aka “Rich” or “Poppy” was the beloved husband of Elaine. Together for more than 35 years, they shared a beautiful life together that included so much happiness, laughter, endless beach
Jo Chris Reinert
February 3, 1935 - January 28, 2021 Jo Chris Reinert, of Laguna Niguel, California passed away peacefully in her sleep early in the morning of January 28, 2021. Jo was the beloved (Italian) wife of Gary James Reinert for 48 years. Born in Buffalo, New York, Jo was the daughter of Charles and
Patrick DeLorenzo
Patrick John DeLorenzo, 62, Father, Brother, Uncle, Cousin, Godfather and Friend, died peacefully at his home in Mission Viejo, California on December 22, 2020. Pat was born in Trenton, New Jersey on September 13th, 1958 to parents Pasquale DeLorenzo & Allene Kershner DeLorenzo, who predeceased him.
John Alesi
Orange County REALTORS® is deeply saddened to announce the passing of a beloved REALTOR® member, John Alesi, on January 15, 2021 due to complications from COVID-19. John was a friend, colleague, REALTOR®, and incredibly talented drummer. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, John's Celebration of Life will
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a former REALTOR® member, Mark Ryan. Mark was born on December 21, 1954 and was a REALTOR® for over 40 years. He was most recently Broker of South Coast Realty. Mark succumbed to cancer and passed on Saturday, August 29, 2020. A service will
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a beloved REALTOR® member, Nancy Hunt. Nancy dedicated years of service to the real industry at the local, state, and national level. She will be greatly missed and our deepest condolences go out to the Hunt family.
Dave Romero
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing for a former REALTOR® member, David Romero. Dave passed peacefully on March 9, 2020 after a 4-year long battle with declining health. If you wish to pay your respects, Dave has been laid to rest at Ascension Cemetery in Lake Forest, CA.
We are delighted to announce that the Leadership & Personal Development Committee has selected twenty outstanding candidates to participate in the Orange County REALTORS® 4th Annual Leadership Academy. Competition for these limited spots was strong, and we congratulate the following people for their
Orange County REALTORS®, confirmed today that several members had been appointed to leadership and advisory positions by the California Association of REALTORS®, one of the largest state trade associations in the United States with more than 190,000 members. Melissa Chelius appointed as member of
In Memoriam: Jan Savage (1939-2019) It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a former Affiliate member, Jan Savage. Jan L. Savage of Lake Forest, took his last flight – he Flew West – on Saturday, June 1, 2019, exactly one month before his 80th Birthday. Jan most recently worked with
Thank you to all of the candidates who participated and all of our members that voted! The following candidates (in no particular order) were elected to serve as OC REALTORS® Directors, 2020-2022:
We're proud to announce the following winners at our annual award gala.

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