The family suggests memorials be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1636 N. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85712.
ELIGIO "WAHO" GUZMAN JR.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 tonight in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Eligio "Waho" Guzman Jr., 56, of Brawley, who died Saturday in University of California San Diego Medical Center.
A determination of the cause of death is pending investigation.
Funeral services will be at 7 tonight and at 9 a.m. Friday in the mortuary. Mr. Guzman's brother, Pastor Tony Guzman of Victory Outreach of San Diego, will officiate.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.
Mr. Guzman was born Feb. 17, 1945, in Brawley and was raised and attended schools there. He was a farm laborer until he became disabled.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Julia Guzman, in December 1990; son, Eligio Guzman III in October 1999; and daughter, Patty Guzman in September 2000.
Survivors include his wife, Socorro Guzman of San Diego; daughters, Marina Ledesma of San Diego, Maria Dolores Banda of Manteca and Irma Linda Washington of Brawley; son, Michael Guzman of San Diego; father, Eligio Guzman Sr. of Brawley; brothers, Mike and David Guzman, both of Brawley, Henry and Tony Guzman, both of San Diego, and Richard Guzman of El Centro; sisters, Mary Helen Juarez of Sacramento and Rosa Torres, Lupe Virgen and Dora Rodriguez, all of Brawley; 17 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
DAVID A. ALMERA
Rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Friday in Goodbody's Mortuary at 5027 El Cajon Blvd. in San Diego for David A. Almera, 59, of La Habra, a former Imperial Valley resident who died Sunday in La Habra.
Funeral services will be at noon Saturday in Holy Cross Cemetery mausoleum in San Diego.
Mr. Almera was born Aug. 4, 1941, in San Diego. He was raised in the Imperial Valley, attending schools in Imperial.
He entered the U.S. Army in 1959, serving three years in Germany. Upon his discharge, Mr. Almera returned to the Valley and attended Imperial Valley College. He later moved to the Los Angeles area and earned bachelor's and master's degrees in education from California State University, Long Beach. He had been teaching in the Artesia Bloomfield Cerritos School District for 32 years at the time of his death.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Richard Almera; and father, Raul Almera.
Survivors include his son, Marc Almera of Costa Mesa; daughter, Jessica Almera of Fullerton; son and daughter-in-law, Jonathan and Emily Almera of Las Vegas; mother, Caroline Almera of Escondido; brother and sister-in-law, Raoul and Mary Almera of Imperial; sister and brother-in-law, Elena and Rudy Shuffle of Escondido; and numerous nieces and nephews.