Guillermo B. Blanco 90, passed away peacefully on February 9, 2013 with family at his side. Guillermo was born March 20, 1922 in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico. He married in Cananea and soon immigrated to the U.S with his wife Socorro and four sons on May 5, 1955. Guillermo was always a hard-working and honorable man retiring from Magma Copper Co. Guillermo loved gardening. He also loved baseball and his L.A. Dodgers. But, he loved nothing more than his family. He was a loving husband to second wife Eloisa, beloved father to sons Frank (Jessica), Bill (Nancy), Richard (Hilda), Ruben (Audrey), Carlos, and Ernie (Kathy). He was Tata to his 12 grandchildren and great Tata to 11 great-grandchildren that he loved with all his heart. He is also survived by step-daughters Sally Carley (Alfred) and Barbara Perez (Jose). Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY (South Chapel) 240 S. Stone Ave. with Scripture Service at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Family and friends may express their condolences by visiting www.carrillostucsonmortuary.com
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Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Feb. 14, 2013