Amelia Gorlitz

Amelia Salome Gorlitz
10/22/1923 - 3/7/2013
My beloved little pirate's dream died today in the morning at Kaiser Hospital in Harbor City. Amelia was born in Carbon County, Sunnyside, Utah to Rufino and Lucy Madrigal. She is survived by her husband, Heinrich 'Henry' Gorlitz. Married 7/8/1965 - 3/7/2013; her four children, the good people Richard Sisneros and family, James Hermenegildo (NE-Sisneros), and Stella Schindler and family from Washington State. In Utah, Amelia's brother, Bill Madrigal, his wife, Betty and their children and grandchildren. Also in Utah, the Durazo clan (Matriarch Maggie), and from Portland, Oregon, Amelia's sister-in-law, Emma Madrigal and her children. Here in San Pedro, numerous grandchildren, one from Utah; and 2 great-grandchildren, Little Jacob, and the apple of her eye, Aliya Lewis. Farewell my love. Thank you my love, it was a wonderful almost 48 years. Funeral to be arranged by Mitchell Funeral Home in Price, Utah. Please sign the guestbook at


Published in Daily Breeze from Mar. 14 to Mar. 16, 2013