Ruth Gonzalez 88 Resident of Whittier. Passed away October 3, 2013. Born April 15, 1925 in Laredo, Texas.
Worked for the County of Los Angeles; was an entrepreneur: past business endeavors, owned the Plant Factory in Orange County with her sister Irene; Amber Beauty Supply in Montebello and Santa Fe Springs with her niece Celeste; and sole proprietor of California Clean Sweep.
Survived by children: Delita Shore of Whittier, Sylvia Zegarra of Santa Fe Springs and Ralph Gonzalez of Whittier. Grandchildren: Adrian Angel of Santa Fe Springs and Andre Angel, currently serving in the US Navy in San Diego (recently returned from Afghanistan) Great-grandchildren: Frank Moran, Siblings Irene Krieger of Yorba Linda Nephews & Nieces: 20. Predeceased by: Spouse: Fermin "Ralph" Gonzalez Siblings: Quirino, Joe, Pidio, Lupe, Louie and Nancy Martinez.
Services will be held Friday, October 18, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., St. Bruno Catholic Church, 15740 Citrustree Road, Whittier, Ca 90603. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Loma Linda University-Bodies for Science.
Published in Whittier Daily News on Oct. 12, 2013