On May 8, 2013 a light dimmed and went out for the family of Ethelvina Nunez. A 63 year resident of San Pedro, Ca. She was born on June 30, 1929 in Baja Ca. Mexicali, Mexico to Hermania and Juan Perez. In 1950 she married the love of her life Eduardo and had five children. She is preceded in death by her husband of 42 years and survived by her children, Eduardo Jr., Richard (Shelley), Dora, Rene (Veronica), Rebecca and her brother Jesus Tomas Perez; 16 grandchildren, Lisa (Chris), Eddie (Theresa), Kaioloni (Anthony), Grace, Richie (Layla), Brandon, Bailey, Raelyn (Robert), Raquel, Reanna, Leann, Leilani, Ricky, Raylani, Alainna and Jack; Godchildren, Betty Valedez, Rosa Divine, Anthony Campos, Michael Hernandez and Renee Pacheco; Caregiver, Carmen Cruzate; as well as many dear relatives and friends. A very devoted loving wife, mother and nana, she will be greatly missed and forever be in our hearts. She was funny with the most beautiful smile. Ethelvina also loved her scratchers. She was particularly known for her kindness, gentleness and definitely toughness which touched everyone in a special lasting way. We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to countless friends and family that helped us prepare for the day she will be laid to rest. A funeral mass will be offered 11:00am Friday May 17, 2013 at St. Peters Catholic Church with interment to follow at Green Hills Memorial Park. Visitation will be Thursday from 1:00pm - 7:00 pm followed by a Rosary at 7:00pm at McNerney's Mortuary. Please sign the guestbook at mcnerneysmortuary.com and dailybreeze.com.
Published in Daily Breeze on May 15, 2013