Helen Soltero Carrasco
Sept. 21, 1938 – Sept. 10, 2013
Helen Soltero Carrasco, 74 of Gonzales CA, passed away on Tuesday Sept. 10, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Sept. 21, 1938 in Santa Maria, CA. She moved to Gonzales CA in 1959 when she met and married her true love Alfred, she was a homemaker and made a life with her husband and children at the Violini Ranch in Gonzales, CA. Helen was always so happy and energetic. Loved watching old cowboy movies, C.S.I., Law & Order and did her crossword puzzles. She was also a big fan of John Wayne and an avid 49ers fan, Helen was loved by many and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She will be missed.
She was preceded in death by her husband Alfred Carrasco Sr. in 1991. Her son Alfred Carrasco Jr. in 2009, and her parents.
Survived by her children; Patricia Carrasco from Gonzales, Frances Sigala from Soledad, Libby Carrasco in Salinas, and Tommy Carrasco from Soledad.
Survived by her siblings; Mike Soltero, Raquel Soltero, Irene Soltero Corona, Paul Soltero, and Ernie Soltero.
She had 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation with be held Friday Sept. 20, 2013, Woodyard Funeral Home 395 East St. Soledad CA. 5:00pm -7:00pm-Viewing, 7:00pm – 9:00pm Service. Burial Saturday September 21, 2013 at 11am Gonzales Cemetery, Gonzales, CA.
Flower may be sent to Funeral Home on Friday 9/20/13.