Embrador, Elena Copias, a 24 year resident of Hawthorne, passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2008 in Inglewood. Born in San Jose- Antique, Philippines, Elena was 81 when she died. Elena was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She loved to play slot machines in Vegas and collected Barbie Dolls. Elena spent her time gardening (especially orchids) and was a fan of TFC/all soap operas. She is survived by her 12 children, Thelma Embrador Palmiano, Cresencia Embrador Manjares, Eliseo C. Embrador, Alberto C. Embrador, Luisita C. Embrador, Gonzalo C. Embrador, Susan Embrador Sunga, Josephine Embrador Paz, Rogelio C. Embrador, Elisea Embrador Salac, Ramil C. Embrador and Gerardo Embrador, 25 grandchildren, 9 great-grandkids, daughter-in-laws and son-in-laws. Preceded in death by Father, Custodio Copias and Mother, Francesca Copias. A gathering of family & friends will be held at Rice Mortuary Chapel on Wednesday, March 19, 2008 from 2:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. with a service at 7:00 P.M. Burial will follow at Holy Family Cemetery in Calamba, Laguna, Philippines. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Embrador family.

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  1. Embrador Family, May the wonderful memories of your mother€™s love be with you and comfort you at this time. With Deepest Sympathy, Rodriguez Family

  2. Joed, Ace, and to the whole Embrador family… Our condolences to your loss. Mama G is in a better place now with no suffering. It will be hard not seeing her again but she will always be in our memories. Marvin and Mena Badawi, and the Badawi Family.

  3. My deepest sympathy goes out to the Embrador Family. I would like to thank the Embrador Family for accepting me in to there family. May you rest In Peace Mom. God Bless You.

  4. In Behalf of the Quejado Family, I am extending our Deepest Sympathy to the Embrador Family. I remember the old days when my Mom always say “Hi, Kumareng Nena” everytime Mama Elena comes out of Barangay Looban gate (across our house)…The Embrador Family is the CLOSEST FRIEND of our family in Barangay Looban! MAMANG WILL BE SORELY MISSED!

  5. my deepest condolences to the Embrador family. I got to meet Mama G when my son Luis introduced me to her. God Bless the Embrador Family.

  6. To Embrador Family, my heart is full of Mama’s good memories. I am very thankful that I, somehow became part of her life. I will miss her so much, but, I know when my time comes to go home, I will see her again. She will remain in my heart and will always remember all the good memories I have with her specially when she ask for small gift from my store, and calling her “mama” almost 100’s times when she’s in my store. I will keep her in my mind specially when I helped her to get into the hummer the last time I saw her. My sincere condolences to each member of The Embrador Family. I will pray for her soul.

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