Lilia N. Cervantes born January 24, 1926 went home to be with the Lord on February 26, 2014 at the age of 88 years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Francisco B. Cervantes. She is survived by her son, Francisco (Sandi) Cervantes; daughters, Blanca L. Cervantes, Maria Idalia (George) Puente, Nora A. (Donald J.) Ontiveros, and Rosa E. (Joe) Hernandez; 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren; numerous nephews, nieces and a host of other relatives and friends. Lilia had a warm and loving smile that will never be forgotten. She will be forever in our hearts. The family would like to express their most sincere gratitude to the staff at Buena Vida Nursing Home and Cima Hospice for the loving care and attention given to our mother.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 5pm with Holy Rosary at 6:30pm at Puente and Sons Funeral Chapels - Northeast. A funeral procession will depart Puente & Sons - Northeast, Monday, March 3, 2014 at 9:15am for a 10am Mass of Thanksgiving at St. Henry's Catholic Church. Interment will follow at San Fernando Cemetery II. Please visit our online guestbook at www.puenteandsons.com