Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in Calexico for Esperanza Armenta-Montes, 76, of Heber, who died Saturday in her home. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.
Mass will be celebrated at 8 a.m. Friday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Calexico with the Rev. Edmundo Zarate officiating.
Mrs. Armenta-Montes will be buried beside the grave of her husband, James Armenta, in Mountain View Cemetery in Calexico. He died Sept. 13, 1997.
Mrs. Armenta-Montes was born March 15, 1925, in the state of Zacatecas, Mexico. She married James Armenta in Mexicali.
She had lived in Mexicali and Calexico and last resided in Heber. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her daughters, Altagracia Nieblas and Amparo Armenta, both of Heber, and Enedina Aguirre of Mexicali; grandchildren, Sal Nieblas of Imperial and Arcelia, Jimmy, Ruben and Ray Nieblas, all of Heber; and six great-grandchildren.