Carmen Castillo Rivas(1943 - 2012)


Carmen Castillo Rivas

Carmen Castillo Rivas, 69, of Castroville, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2012, in Salinas. She was born November 1, 1943, in Madera.

Carmen worked for 25 years as a Deli Clerk for Albertsons. She loved baking, sewing and making blankets for her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Rivas; daughter, Lisa Fernandez and mother, Jessie Castillo.

She is survived by her sons, Alex Rivas of Madera, and Steven Rivas of Salinas; 11 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Rosary will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 8, 2012, at Struve and Laporte Chapel, 41 W. San Luis St., Salinas, CA 93901.

Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home. Online condolences to

Funeral Home

Struve and Laporte Funeral Chapel
41 West San Luis Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 424-0311

Published in The Salinas Californian on Dec. 1, 2012