ELEANOR PAULINE WALSH MARTINEZ BIRNEY
August 24, 1918 - January 16, 2013
Eleanor Pauline Walsh Martinez Birney passed away peacefully at her home in San Gabriel, California on January 16, 2013, at the age of 94 with many of her children at her bedside.
Eleanor was preceded in death by her first husband Charles Martinez, her second husband Elwood Birney, her brother Joseph Walsh and her oldest son Charles Martinez II. She is survived by her nine remaining children, and her stepsons, and their spouses, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews, her sister, her cousins, and too many good friends and extended family to count. Eleanor will be dearly missed by many and remains in our hearts forever.
Viewing will be at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Janaury 23rd, at Crippen Mortuary in Montrose, with Rosary Vigil to follow at 7:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 24th, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Montrose. A reception will follow the funeral and the burial will be at San Fernando Mission Cemetery. Please see www.crippenmortuary.com
for details and to sign the guestbook.