Visitation will be from 6 to 9 tonight in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in Calexico for Cruz A. Escamilla, 77, of Soledad, a former Calexico resident who died Saturday in his home. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.
Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Calexico with the Rev. Gerardo Fernandez officiating.
Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery in Calexico.
Mr. Escamilla was born May 2, 1924, in Calexico. He was raised in Calexico and graduated from Calexico High School.
He retired as a lead-end supervisor from U.S. Gypsum Co.
Survivors include his wife, Connie Escamilla of Soledad; son, Antonio Escamilla of San Jacinto; daughters, Rosario Duron of Calexico, Beatrice Ramirez of San Jacinto and Lupe Rodriguez of Chula Vista; brothers, Magdaleno and Eduardo Escamilla, both of Calexico; sisters, Aurora Felix of Watsonville and Mary Rodriguez of Calexico; grandchildren, Sandra Simms and Angelica Rodriguez, both of San Jacinto, Joseph Rodriguez of Las Vegas, Michael Rodriguez of Chula Vista, Loni Escamilla of El Centro and Diana Ramirez of Japan.