Alice Castilleja, 86, of Grandview died Saturday, June 25,
2005, in Los Angeles, Calif.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
MARY LOWENE EMERY
Mary Lowene Emery, 94, of Sunnyside passed away Friday,
June 24, 2005, in Sunnyside.
Our “Auntie Lowene” was born June 8, 1911 to John and
Bertha (Woodland) Roth in Audubon, Iowa. Upon graduation from Audubon High
School, she attended Boyle’s Business College in Omaha, Neb. She worked for
Northwestern Telephone and moved to San Bernardino, Calif. in 1940. Lowene and
Clarence D. Emery were married June 28, 1947 in California. Lowene and her
husband owned Emery Realty Co., where she worked as a realtor for many years.
Lowene was a member of Holy Rosary Cathedral and past
member of the Assistance League.
She is survived by her nieces, Patricia Barron of
Sunnyside, Dorothy Cooknell of Lubbock, Texas and Joyce Sealander, San
Bernardino; and nephews, Richard Roth of St. Joseph, Mo. and Jerry Emery of
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, June 29, 2005,
at 1 p.m. at Mountain View Cemetery in San Bernardino, under the direction of
Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside.
XAVIEN JESSE GONZALEZ
Xavien Jesse Gonzalez, infant son of Priscilla Mendez and
Jesse Gonzalez of Kennewick, went to be in the arms of his Heavenly Father,
Wednesday, June 22, 2005, from Kennewick General Hospital.
Xavien is survived by his parents; two sisters, Calypso
Marie Cervantes and Adeila Jazmin Gonzalez; one brother, Jesse Eduardo
Gonzalez, all of Kennewick; grandparents, Marie E. Mireles and
step-grandfather, Luis Zuniga of Grandview and Martin Mendez of Las Vegas and
Andres and Nelly Gonzalez of Grandview; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins,
nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 27, 2005, at 11
a.m. at Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside. Burial was held at East Prosser
Cemetery, under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.
Enedelia Vasquez, 74, of Toppenish passed away Saturday,
June 25, 2005, at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.
She was born Oct. 8, 1930 to Jesus and Ramona (Garcia)
Vasquez in McAllen, Texas. In 1954 she with her family moved to Sunnyside,
where she worked at Sun King Warehouse for many years.
Enedelia enjoyed traveling and was an excellent cook. She
cherished time spent with her children and grandchildren and great-
Enedelia was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
She is survived by six sons, Horacio Guajardo of Edinburg,
Texas, Jessie Guajardo and wife, Sherry, and Arthur Guajardo, and Alonzo
all of Henderson, Nev., Alvin
Guajardo and wife, Vera, of Sunnyside, and Santiago Guajardo and wife, Justina,
of Sunnyside; four daughters, Janie Cervantes and husband, Javier, of
Toppenish, Diane Martinez and husband, Rick, of Sunnyside, Patricia Nelson and
husband, Charles, of Walla Walla and Elma Guajardo of Sunnyside; numerous
grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three sisters, Guadalupe, Suelema and
Marie; and a special friend, Connie “Concha” Yanez.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband,
Santiago Guajardo; and one brother, Fidencio.
Viewing and visitation will be held Tuesday, June 28, 2005,
from 4 to 8 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home,
Sunnyside. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, June 29, 2005, at
10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Sunnyside, with burial to follow at
Lower Valley Memorial Gardens, Sunnyside. Smith Funeral Home is in charge of