Concepcion “Concha” <I>Reyes</I> Valenzuela

Concepcion “Concha” Reyes Valenzuela

Birth
Cottonwood, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
Death 18 Oct 1987 (aged 72)
Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
Burial Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section C, Lot 248, Grave 2
Memorial ID 6942265 · View Source
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Mother of 1950s legendary Rock 'n' Roll singer, Ritchie Valens. He recorded such hits as, "Come On Lets Go," "La Bamba" and "Oh Donna." He died in a plane crash on February 3, 1959, at age 17.

First husband Joseph Valenzuela Second husband Robert Morales Third husband unknown Ramirez.


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BELOVED MOTHER & SISTER
CONCEPCION REYES
"CONCHA"

OCT. 6, 1915 - OCT. 18, 1987

"LA BAMBA"


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