Juanita Gomez Crispin passed away at her home surrounded by her beloved family on February 16, 2013 at the age of 72. Born in Jimenez, Mexico on May 19, 1940, she has lived the past 40 years in Lodi. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, and taking trips to Jackson, but her greatest joy came from spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband Gustavo Crispin Valero along with her brother and sister. She is survived by her children; Maria Acala, Guillermo Crispin, George Gonzales, Alicia Tinoco, Dora Crispin, Ruben Gonzales, Deborah Rosas, Michelle Gallegos, Jaime Garcia; 24 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, and siblings Jesus Gomez of Mexico and Esperanza Garcia of TX.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, February 22, 2013 at the Evergreen Chapel at Cherokee Memorial Park. Viewing will take place from 2-8 pm on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home, 831 Industrial Way, Lodi.