Lupe M. Velasquez
1946 - 2021
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Lupe M. Velasquez
Dec. 20, 1946 - Feb. 28, 2021
San Jose
Lupe Velasquez passed away on the evening of February 28 due to a long term illness. She was born in Minnesota where she met and married Richard on July 3, 1965. They were married 49 years.
Lupe worked as a contract specialist at NASA Ames for over 40 years. She was actively involved in her church and volunteering at the senior center and a local elementary school. After retirement, she enjoyed being a host 'grandma' to many San Jose Giants players.
Lupe was preceded in death by her husband Richard. She is survived by her daughters Sandra (Gilbert) and Anne; her grandchildren Anthony, Sara, and Alyssa, and her great-granddaughter Aubree.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the American Lung Association.

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Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times from Apr. 3 to Apr. 4, 2021.
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April 6, 2021
* LUPE REST IN PEACE * To the Velasquez family you are all in our thoughts and prayer. Please accept our deepest sympathies. From all of us at NASA Ames Research Center.
Romeo Cruz
April 6, 2021
Thank you for showing me the keys to our profession. As my Contracting Officer you guided and supported me throughout my career. You will be truly missed
Patricia Williams
April 6, 2021
Lupe you will be missed by many at Ames. In loving memory of a wonderful person who selflessly gave her knowledge freely to those seeking it. You will be forever missed. May you rest in peace. My family would like to extend our condolences to the Velasquez family. We are deeply sorry for your loss and share in your grief. May god bless you all.
Christine Martinez
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