She was preceded in death by her son Bart Blakely in 1982, and her husband, Benjamin Blakely, in 1996.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Wes and Susan Blakely of El Centro; daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Bill Hermanns of Richland, Wash., and grandchildren Andrea, Gina and Dustin Blakely of El Centro.
ODILON T. CARO
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Chapel of Roses, Glen Abbey Memorial Park and Mortuary in Bonita for Odilon T. Caro, 81, of San Diego, who died New Year's Day in Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego. The memorial eulogy will be said from 6:30 to 7 p.m.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Glen Abbey Chapel of Roses. Pastor Barry Minkow and Pastor Leroy Patton of San Diego's Community Bible Church will officiate. Burial will be at Glen Abbey Cemetery, 3838 Bonita Road.
Mr. Caro was born Sept. 30, 1920, in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico. He married Juana Caro in 1948 in Mexico. He married Concepción Caro in 1956 in Mexicali.
Mr. Caro lived in Calexico for more than 30 years after moving to the U.S. in 1964. He was the owner of the El Rebozo Mexican restaurant until he retired in 1985. He had recently moved to San Diego.
He was preceded in death by his ex-wife, Juana Caro, in 1970.
Survivors include his wife, Concepción Caro and daughters, Odilia Caro, Bricelda Caro and America Caro, all of San Diego and son, Fernando Caro of Tijuana. Surviving children from his first marriage are daughters Aida and Yolanda Caro and sons Angel, Jaime, Lalo, Ricardo and Hector Caro. Mr. Caro's children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren live in Calexico and other Imperial Valley cities and throughout Southern California and Northern Mexico.
The family suggest memorials be sent to Community Bible Church in San Diego to the altar of Pastor Barry Minkow.