Emily Rose Garner

July 04, 2001

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Emily Rose Garner, 66, of Brawley, who died after a lengthy illness Sunday in her home.

Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Friday in the First Christian Church of Brawley. Pastor Daryl Miller will officiate.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.

Mrs. Garner was born Nov. 28, 1934, in Brawley and was raised there. She married Aubrey Garner in Brawley on Oct. 4, 1957.

She earned a bachelor's degree in microbiology from San Diego State University and worked as a lab technician at Pioneers Memorial Hospital in Brawley for 43 years.

She was a member of the First Christian Church of Brawley for several years. She also was a member of the 8/40 Club of Brawley, American Legion auxiliary and Sweethearts Club of Brawley.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Garner, in 1988.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Sheila Garner of Brawley; son, Jonathan Garner of Long Beach; grandchildren, Hayley and Lindsey Garner, both of Brawley; sisters, Janice Maricondo of Laguna Niguel and Iris Sparks of Yorba Linda; and brothers, Paul Koluvek of Medford, Ore., Roland Koluvek of Orange, Lane Koluvek of Newport Beach and Raymond Koluvek of Hamburg, Germany.


Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Ernest Nuñez, 48, of El Centro, who died of complications of diabetes Sunday in El Centro Regional Medical Center. Rosary will be said at 8 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.

Mr. Nuñez was born July 23, 1952, in El Centro and was raised and attended schools in the city. He worked as a chef at Naval Air Facility El Centro for many years.

He was loved by his family and friends, according to family.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ernesto Nuñez, in 1997.

Survivors include his mother, Maria Nicolasa Martinez of El Centro; brother, Reyes Huereca of Mexico; and sisters, Amparo Martinez of Indio, Rosalba Huereca of Mexicali and Carlota Gonzales of San Jose.


Graveside services will be at 9 a.m. Friday in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro for Dolores Y. "Dee Dee" King, 75, of El Centro, who died Saturday in her home. The Rev. Suzi Jacobson of First United Methodist Church of El Centro will officiate.

Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in First Methodist Church.

Mrs. King was born on March 23, 1926, in South Dakota. She married Olin K. King in Las Vegas on Aug. 17, 1957.

She worked for Western Metal Supply Co., San Diego city schools, Wymore Inc., and as a secretary at the First United Methodist Church in El Centro.

Mrs. King was an accomplished seamstress and counted-cross stitcher. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, according to family.

Survivors include her husband, Olin King of El Centro; son and daughter-in-law, John and Maria King of Buena Vista; son, Donald King of Merced; grandsons, Joshua King of Buena Vista and Daniel King of Merced; granddaughter, Katie Robb of Buena Vista; sister, Bernice Seigler of Escondido; and five nieces and six nephews.

The family suggests donations be sent in Mrs. King's memory to First United Methodist Church, Eighth Street and Olive Avenue in El Centro.

Imperial Valley Press Online Articles