Eloisa Cardenas, 74, of Cathedral City, Calif. and a long-time Sunnyside resident died Monday, Dec. 4, 2006, in Cathedral City.
She was born Nov. 11, 1932 in Weslaco, Texas to Maria and Serapio Cardenas.
She is survived by her children, Rose Avila, Eddy Cantu, Elvira, Maria, Christina, Sylvestre and Ernie Deleon, all of Cathedral City; three sisters, Eustolia Soto and Pauline Zepeda, both of Weslaco, and Luisa Gonzalez of Golish, Texas; three brothers, Jose (Helen) Cardenas, John (Clara) Cardenas and Chon (Elva) Torres, all of Sunnyside; two sisters-in-law, Petra Cardenas of Granger and Mathilde Cardenas of Sunnyside; and numerous nieces and nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two brothers, Donaciano Cardenas and Refugio Cardenas.
Forest Lawn Mortuary in Cathedral City was in charge of arrangements.