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Deaths: June 7, 2002

June 07, 2002

CEFERINA ORTIZ GARCIA

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Ceferina Ortiz Garcia, 79, of El Centro, who died Monday in Sharp Memorial Hospital in La Mesa. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Monday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in El Centro. The Rev. Gil Espuelas will officiate.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro.

Mrs. Garcia was born Feb. 15, 1923, in the state of Jalisco, Mexico.

She married Ruperto Garcia in New Mexico in 1948. The Garcias came to the Imperial Valley in 1948, settling in El Centro. Mrs. Garcia was a homemaker.

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She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruperto Garcia, in 1980.

Survivors include her niece, Rosa Leal of El Centro; cousin, Inez Preciado of Mexicali; and numerous neighborhood friends.

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