DEWBERRY-REYES, Britney Nicole
Britney Nicole Dewberry-Reyes received her angel wings on September 20, 2012. She was 21 years of age and a resident of Whittier. Britney attended Faith Lutheran Church from kindergarten through the eighth grade. Growing up, Britney played volleyball, basketball, hand bells, was in a bowling league, and was part of a choir team. She also enjoyed playing with her Barbies and her "Bah-Bah". As Britney transitioned from a girl to a young woman, she developed a passion for music and dancing. Britney's favorite artist was Mariah Carey. Britney loved shopping for clothes and shoes. A day of fun in the water was never turned down by Britney. She loved the river, the beach, and the swimming pool. Britney was an avid Dodgers fan. Her favorite player was Rafael Furcal. Britney graduated from Senora High School in 2009. Britney worked as an Accounting Clerk for Champion Power and just recently decided to follow in her mother's steps and enrolled in the Nursing Program at American Career College. Britney was preceded in death by her grandmother, Toni Dewberry and is lovingly survived by her parents, Shannon Dewberry and Tony Reyes; brothers, Antonio Reyes and Thomas Reyes; sister, Arianna Ochoa; grandparents, Ralph Dewberry, Lupe and Adolfo Garcia; and Tony and Josie Reyes; and many relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.
Donations may be made to "Britney Reyes Memorial Fund" at Wells Fargo Bank. "WITH BRAVE WINGS SHE FLIES, OUR ANGEL, BRITNEY NICOLE DEWBERRY-REYES"
Published in Whittier Daily News on Oct. 6, 2012