Carmen Velasco, oldest daughter of seven children, passed away unexpectedly surrounded by family Dec. 28 at Doctor’s Medical Center in Modesto, CA. Carmen worked as a self-employed insurance agent in Modesto and was well-known, especially in Oakdale, where she made her home with her family. She is survived by her husband Rudy Velasco; children, Rolando (Kelly), Kelly, Eric (Jasmin), and Aaron; parents, Andres and Emerita Rubio; brothers/sisters, Arcelia, Maricela (Miguel) Luna, Lupe, Emma (Shane), Jimmy (Maggie), and Arnold (Mary); seven nieces, seven nephews, and many more friends and family members.
A visitation will be held Monday, Jan. 9, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., followed by a vigil from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Oakdale Memorial Chapel.
A Mass will take place Tuesday, Jan. 10, 10 a.m., at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church.
The Oakdale (Calif.) Leader
Jan. 4, 2017