Feb. 2, 1952 Aug. 5, 2021
Lina Tapia, 69, of Winnemucca, NV passed away on August 5, 2021.
She was born on Feburary 2, 1952 in Brawley and was married to Ralph (Dwayne) Robles. Lina will be remembered as the life of a party, she loved to dance and sing. She was a 1970 graduate from B.U.H.S. Lina established herself in Orange County and retired as a social worker and thereafter relocated with her husband to Nevada. Lina always would talk about her grandchildren who she loved very much. May she rest in peace and her presence be with us until we meet again with our heavenly father.
She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Christa; parents, Abraham and Josephine Tapia; sister, Connie Chavez; brothers, Thomas Contreras and Vincent Tapia.
Lins is survived by her husband, Ralph (Dwayne) Robles; sons, Erik Vasquez (Jessica) and Able Anthony (Diana); daughter, Lina Marie (Troy); 14 grandchildren; sisters, Margaret and Betty Morgan (Mike); brothers, Abraham Tapia (Lydia), Joseph Tapia (Donna) and Marcuz Tapia (Geraldine).
A memorial service will be on October 15, 2021 at 9 am to 10 am at Frye Chapel in Brawley. Burial will follow at 10:30 am at Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.
Published by Imperial Valley Press Online on Oct. 13, 2021.