Elvira G. Betancourt
July 5, 1937 â€“ November 15, 2014
Elvira Betancourt was born in El Centro on July 5, 1937 and resided in Imperial when she passed away on November 15, 2014.
Our beloved mother Elvira G. Betancourt, 77, went to be with the lord peacefully on November 15, 2014, with her family by her side.
She was born July 5, 1937 to Alfonso Garcia and Angela Macias. Elvira married Joe Betancourt on April 19, 1953. She worked twenty years at Kmart before retiring. She loved to cook and you would always find her in the kitchen. She made the best tamales in town. We all loved her and will miss her tremendously.
The Mass Service will be on Monday, December 1, 2014 at Our Lady Guadalupe Church in El Centro at 9:00 a.m. and will be officiated by Father Mark Edney.
Visitation will be on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at Our Lady Guadalupe Church in El Centro from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
The burial will be on Monday, December 1, 2014 at Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro after the Mass.
The Rosary will be on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at Our Lady Guadalupe Church in El Centro at 7:00 p.m.
She was preceded in death by her husband Joe Betancourt, her parentsÂ Alfonso and Angela, Brothers Ramon Garcia, George Garcia and Greg Macias, Son Robert Betancourt, Grandsons Robert Betancourt Jr. and Benny Betancourt Jr.
She is survived by her sons Alfonso ( Theresa) Betancourt , Benny ( Becky) Betancourt ,Danny Betancourt, Michael Betancourt, daughters Susan Betancourt, Emma Barros,Â Melinda (Keith) Schiebelhut , daughter in-law Estella Betancourt, Sisters Angie Campa, Marylou Nunez, Margret Salas, brother Benny (Alice) Garcia along with her 9 Grand Children and 9 Great Grand Children.