Phelps, Imelda M. LA MESA -- Imelda M. Phelps departed on lifes final journey, April 6, 2012. Born Imelda Mary McCambridge, November 9, 1945. She is survived by her husband Joe, sister Patricia and brothers Raymond and Edmond. Imelda attended San Diego State and had many friends in the area. She worked for Sears, Imagnins, Levi Strauss and Haggar clothing. The announcement of her death was delayed at her request. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.