Maria Aguirre, 83, of Calexico passed away on February 24, 2021 of natural causes peacefully amongst her family and loved ones in her home. She was born on October 2, 1938 in Rancho de Corralitos Jalisco. Maria Migrated from Jalisco and became a dedicated farmworker for many years, she devoted her life to her children and husband. Through struggles and many hardships she always came out on top and succeeded. Her hobbies included making puzzles and framing them as well as watching the cooking channel. She loved cooking. She is survived by her brothers, Leandro, Trinidad, Gonzalo and Enrique sisters, Guadalupe and Margarita Aguirre. She holds a special place in our hearts and will be missed and remembered always. She was preceded in death by her husband, Agustin Lopez; son, Ernesto Lopez; daughter, Elena Lopez; second son, Agustin Lopez; grandchildren, Nara, Yali, Andrew, Lizbeth, Pamela, and Ernesto Lopez; great- grandkids, Victor, Abdrew, Mayleth, Franky, Jesse, Saul and Said. Viewing and Mass will be held on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 9 a.m. at Hems Brothers Mortuary in Calexico.
Published in Imperial Valley Press Online on Apr. 7, 2021.