Mary Lou Nunez, 72, of El Centro passed away on January 22, 2021 from complications due to COVID-19. She was born on August 13, 1948 in Brawley, CA. Mary Lou graduated from Central Union High School in 1967. She then married her high school sweetheart Willie on October 25, 1969 and had three girls. For over 20 years she greeted many with a cheerful smile at Webers Bread, Mayfair and Wonder Bread. She retired after working 12 yrs as a Teachers Aide at Central Union High School and Southwest High School. She was preceded in death by her husband, Guillermo "Willie" Nunez. Mary Lou is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Louisa Nunez of El Centro, CA, Ceci and Jason Temores of Livermore, CA, Patty and Brian Marion of Palm Springs, CA; grandchildren, Henry, Jason, Ethan, Jaylin, Aspen, Jaclyn, and Olivia. Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at 6 p.m. at Frye Chapel and Mortuary in Brawley, CA with Rosary being said at 7 p.m. Service will be held on Monday, March 15, 2021 at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe in El Centro, CA and will be officiated by Father Mark Edney. Burial will follow at Mt. View Cemetery in Calexico, CA. In lieu of flowers, continue Mary Lou's acts of kindness by feeding the homeless and spreading peace and love.
Published in Imperial Valley Press Online from Mar. 7 to Mar. 11, 2021.