Espinosa, Carlos Joseph
Carlos Joseph Espinosa MD, Carlos was born April 15, 1931 in Los Angeles and passed away at home with his
family by his side on November 1, 2013 in Thousand Oaks.
After graduating from Loyola University in 1953, he joined the U.S. Air Force
and was released from active duty to attend Stanford University Medical School. Upon completion of medical school he returned to the U.S. Air Force to resume his duty, only now as a physician. Following his service he returned to the Los Angeles area where he developed and maintained a family medical practice in Montebello, CA for 40 years.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Patricia; sons Christopher Espinosa, Brian Espinosa; daughters Andrea Sacayan, Judith DeMello, Donna Espinosa, Katherine Martinez, Elizabeth Snyder, Karen Drake and 12 Grandchildren.
A visitation and rosary will be in the chapel at Griffin Family Funeral Chapels, Thousand Oaks. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Judes Catholic Church, Westlake Village. Interment to follow.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution of your choice in Dr. Espinosa's name to Senior Concerns 401 Hodencamp Rd. Thousand Oaks, CA 91360. Arrangements were made with the assistance of Griffin Family Funeral Chapels,101 E. Wilbur Rd. Thousand Oaks. (805) 230-2800