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Deaths: June 30, 2002

June 30, 2002


Mass will be celebrated Friday in Heber's Nuestro Sagrado Corazon for Isidro Sanchez, 15, of Heber, who died June 22.

Isidro was born Feb. 20, 1987 in Torrance.

He enjoyed playing soccer. After graduating from Heber's junior high school in June 2001, he attended high school. He finished his freshman year there with a 3.65 grade-point average.

Survivors include his mother and father, Alma D. and Guadalupe Sanchez; brother, Jose G. Sanchez; and sisters, Alma L. and Maria V. Sanchez; all of Heber.


Funeral services were held June 10 in Garners Funeral Home in Ripley, Tenn., for Ruth E. Crowder, 35, of Ripley, who died of cancer June 7 in her home.


Ms. Crowder was born Aug. 19, 1966 in Torrance.

She grew up in Niland, where she attended Niland Elementary School. She graduated from Calipatria High School in 1985.

Survivors include her mother, Marie Crowder of Ripley; sisters, Pamela Cox of Paradise, Karen Ram of El Centro, Rose Fincher of Gates, Tenn., and Katherine Rodrigues, Paula Myrick and Carrie Crowder, all of Ripley; eight nephews, four nieces and three great-nieces.

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