Rosie “Chita” Guerrero

Rosie “Chita” Guerrero, age 76, of Gilroy, CA passed away March 29, 2019 surrounded by her family. Rosie was born October 28, 1942 in Brawley, CA. She married her high school sweetheart, Salvador, on August 29, 1960. They were happily married for 58 years and enjoyed life together. Rosie moved to Gilroy in 1964 where she worked at Gilroy Foods. She worked there for many years until her retirement.

During Rosie’s retirement she enjoyed traveling,gardening, life and family. She was preceded in death by her infant son John Hernandez Guerrero, her father Joe Hernandez, her mother Theodora Ranteria, her brother Manuel, her brother Steven, her brother Clemente, her husband Salvador, son in law Eddie and daughter in law Penny. Rosie is survived by her son Salvador Jr, her daughter Rosalie, her daughter Sylvia (Scott), her son Bobby (Jeannie) and by a brother and three sisters.

She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews. Celebration of life will be held on May 4th, at 1pm. The location is 8290 Wayland Lane, Gilroy, CA.

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