A celebration in heaven will take place as Manuelita Garay, 88, will join her husband after twenty years, Francisco Garay. Manuelita passed away peacefully early Saturday, March 1, 2014 surrounded by family. She had been employed as a seamstress by Tex Togs from where she retired after 30 years of service. Mrs. Garay is survived by her sons, Enrique (Espie), Francisco (Norma), Arturo (Millie); daughters, Alicia (Reyes Manuel) Fierro, Margarita (Fernando) Carrasco, Mary (Jose) DeSantiago, and Raquel (Leroy) Williams; 18 Grandchildren and 20 Great Grandchildren. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2014 at Hillcrest Funeral Home-Carolina with Vigil Service at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 602 S. Oregon. Rite of Committal will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Services under the direction of HILLCREST FUNERAL HOME. 1060 Carolina Drive 598-3332.