Andy Anguiano, loving son, brother, uncle and friend passed away on November 2, 2011, in Beverly Hills, California. Andy was born June 19, 1947, in Ventura. He was a longtime resident of Ventura and a member of Sacred Heart Church. Andy graduated from Santa Clara High School and attended Ventura College and Cal State University, Northridge.
Andy was awarded two purple hearts, an Army Commendation Medal, and a Combat Infantry Badge while serving in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He worked in the retail/visual display business for The Broadway/Macy's Department Store for over 35 years.
Andy is survived by his parents, Andrew and Eva Anguiano of Ventura; brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Delia Anguiano of Camarillo; sister and brother-in-law, Rosemary and Dan Smith of Ventura; brother, Father Jim Anguiano of Gardena, sister and brother-in-law, Kathy and Evan Arguelles of Irvine; sister and brother-in-law Laurie and Scooter Colman of Ventura. He is also survived by nieces, Lesley and husband Steve Devericks of Santa Maria; Alysa Anguiano of Burbank, Nikki Anguiano of Playa Vista; nephews Ryan Anguiano of Granada Hills, Aidan, Kyle and Drew Arguelles of Irvine, Dylan and Jake Colman of Ventura; grandnephews, Matthew and Lukas Devericks of Santa Maria.
Funeral Liturgy will be held Friday, November 11, 2011, 10:00 A.M. at Sacred Heart Church, Ventura, with a reception following. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be designated to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's Surgery and Transplantation Unit, by contacting Cindy Somer, Senior Development Officer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 310-423-1254. You may also donate online at www.discoveringforlife.org (designate surgery and transplantation).
Arrangements are under the direction of the Ted Mayr Funeral Home, 3150 Loma Vista Road, Ventura.
Condolences may be sent to TedMayrFuneralHome.com