After a year-long battle with Breast Cancer
, Carla passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 9, 2013, with her husband of 18 years by her side. She was also surrounded by her loving family.
Carla is survived by her husband, Mike; their five children: daughters, Jean-Michelle and husband, Brett, Lauren and husband, Kyle, and Elizabeth and husband, Abel; sons, Matthew and Mikey; granddaughter, Raechel Jean; grandson, Lucas Ray; sister, Claudia and husband, Greg; brother, Gary and wife, Marianne; four nieces; three nephews; and several great-nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father-in-law, Augie; her mother, Claudine; and her father, Gene.
A beautiful service for Carla was held November 16, 2013, at Spirit of Joy in Ramona.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Carla's honor to the