Video: ‘Santa’ massacre victims mourned

updated 1/14/2009 12:37:42 PM ET 2009-01-14T17:37:42

The last two of nine victims from a Christmas Eve massacre have been identified, officials said Wednesday.

Coroner's Lt. Fred Corral said dental and medical records were used to identify the bodies of 43-year-old Sylvia Pardo and her 17-year-old nephew, Michael Ortiz.

Pardo was shot and burned, the Los Angeles County coroner's office said. Ortiz wasn't shot but died in the fire.

Pardo's ex-husband, Bruce Pardo, was wearing a Santa suit when he showed up at a house party in Covina.

Distraught over his divorce, Bruce Pardo shot up the home where his ex-wife and her family had gathered and then sprayed the house with flammable gas, authorities said. He was burned when the gas ignited and later fatally shot himself.

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