|Birth: ||Dec. 16, 1942|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2011|
Eloise P. Gevara, 68, a lifelong resident of Greenfield, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 18, 2011 in Bakersfield. She was surrounded by her children, their spouses and grandchildren.
Eloise was born December 16, 1942 in Carlsbad, New Mexico. She started her family in Monterey County were she resided most of her life. Eloise attended the First Presbyterian Church in Salinas during the last few months of her life and was full of devotion towards our Lord the Savior.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Esteban and Angelita Gevara; her sister, Elvira deLeon; her daughter, Diana Bernal and her grandson, Jonathan Gibbs.
She is survived by her daughters, Susanna (Richard) Zaragoza of Queen Creek, Ariz., Rosemarie Bernal of Salinas; her sons, Joe Angel (Belen) Bernal and Johnny (Kristen) Urquidez of Bakersfield, David Urquidez of Salinas and 15 grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Otilia (Francisco) deLeon, Celia (Leo) Trevino and Adeliada Gevara of Greenfield, Jenny (Sammy) Martinez of Modesto; her brothers, Charles (Maria) Gevara of Redwood City and Steve Gevara of Hayward.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 22, 2011 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at Alta Vista Mortuary, 41 East Alisal St., Salinas, CA.
Funeral Prayer service by Pastor Mike Ladra of Salinas, will take place Wednesday, March 23 at 11:00 am at Alta Vista Mortuary, 41 E. Alisal, Salinas, to share special memories and stories of our beloved mother and friend.
Burial service will take place immediately following the prayer service at Oak Park Cemetery, 12603 Elm Ave,, Greenfield.
Arrangements by Alta Vista Mortuary, 831-424-9700.
Online condolences: www.altavistamortuary.com
Published in The Salinas Californian on March 22, 2011
Created by: Kathy Burpo Woodworth
Record added: Mar 22, 2011
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