Lupe Becerra Gonzalez, age 89, passed away on October 9, 2019 at Kaiser Permanente of Moreno Valley, CA. She was born on August 5, 1930 in Cabazon, CA.
Lupe studied at De Anza College, Cupertino, CA. She retired from Signetics
(Philips) after 20 years in electronic fabrication.
A few accomplishments & awards Lupe received; delivering the most children in 5 years at Alexian Brothers Hospital; 1 st Place for her Carrot Cake, and a Blue Ribbon Award for Sr. Adult Oil Painting at the Alameda County Fair. She also met Astronaut, John Glenn. Lupe was a Christian and a member of Christian Worship Center in Milpitas, CA. Married twice, Lupe raised 9 children. She leaves to cherish her memory,her sisters, Maggie Berroteran and Carmen Chapparosa both of Banning, CA; brothers, David Becerra of Banning, CA, Rudy Becerra of Ensenada, MX, George Becerra of Surprise, AZ, Salvador Becerra of Berkley, CA; sons, Ron Martinez of Concord, CA, Tom Martinez of Valencia, CA, Jimmy Martinez of Fremont, CA, Pete Gonzalez of Livermore, CA, Frank Gonzalez of Goshen, IN, Salvador Gonzalez of Milpitas, CA; daughters, Anita Martinez-Butler of Carmichael, CA, Belinda Gonzalez of Fort Worth, TX and Ramona Gonzalez of Union City, CA; 17 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her spouse Joe G. Martinez (1963) and later her spouse Pedro B. Gonzalez (2000); parents, Salvador and Fermina Becerra; siblings, Maria Rios, Luciano Becerra, Joe Becerra, Grace Sanchez, and Frank Becerra and grandson, Joseph Martinez.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 4pm-8pm at Wiefels & Son Mortuary, Banning, CA. Funeral service 11am and Viewing 12pm, Friday, October 25, 2019 at Calvary Assembly of God, Milpitas, CA with burial to follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Fremont, CA at 1:30pm.