82, passed away on June 9, 2012 of natural causes at St. Bernardine's Medical Center. She was born in El Paso, Texas and was a resident of San Bernardino. Cruz worked for Loma Linda Medical Center for 25 years. She was a life time member of the Catholic Diocese, where she volunteered with anything she could. She also loved to volunteer at her grand kids school. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Cruz is survived by her husband, George Rocha, sons Manuel Natera and Saul Natera, daughters Betty Hamel and Georgina Dzatko, grandchildren, Bryan Hamel, Tami Hamel, Robyn Reyes, Jordan Reyes, Debbie Natera, Lisa Natera-Wilson, Mark Netera, David Natera, Jennifer Natera and Virginia Natera, 13 great grand children and 1 great great grandchild. She is predeceaded by her daughter Irene Rocha and son Jessie Natera.
Visitation will be held Thursday, June 21, 2012 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. and rosary at 6:00 p.m. at Mt. View Mortuary. Funeral mass will be held Friday, June 22, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Catherdral, San Bernardino.