Guadalupe (Lupita) Diaz Funez


Guadalupe (Lupita) Diaz Funez

June 15, 1979 – April 18, 2015

Funez, Lupita


Mass will be held on Saturday, April 25 at St. Margaret Mary Church at 8:30 a.m. Visitation will be on Friday, April 24, at Frye Chapel and Mortuary from 6-9:00 p.m. Burial will be on Saturday, April 25, at Riverview Cemetery after Mass. The Rosary will be on Friday, April 24, at Frye Chapel and Mortuary at 7:00 p.m.


Guadalupe (Lupita) Diaz Funez, 35, a native of Brawley passed away on April 18, 2015, surrounded by family.  She was blessed with a beautiful daughter, Faith, and loving family.

Lupita attended local elementary schools and graduated from Brawley High School in 1997.  She had numerous jobs in her short life, none more important than being a mother to her beautiful daughter, Faith, with whom she would spend all her free time.

She was a devoted Cowboys fan and enjoyed watching them play.

She enjoyed weekends and special occasions with her family at her grandmother’s home especially with all her nieces and nephews.

Lupita married Charlie Funez on Valentine’s Day in 1998.  They enjoyed the company of friends and family and taking yearly trips to Disneyland.  She enjoyed shopping with Faith.  Lupita spent alot of fun time with Faith, nieces, Kylie, Catelyn, Victoria, and Sophia doing arts and crafts.  She will be deeply missed by all.


Lupita is preceded in death by her grandmother, Elena Heredia, her uncle, Frank Heredia, and her father, Sergio Diaz.


She is survived by her daughter, Faith, her husband, Charlie of Brawley, her mother, Lupe Heredia (Jose) of Brawley, her brother, Felix Diaz (Teresa) of Yuma, AZ, and the Paul Funez family of Brawley, plus numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.