Erlinda “Lindie” Rico Nevarez, 90, of Redondo Beach, passed away on September 3, 2018 in Redondo Beach. Visitation will be Monday, September 10, from 5:00 til 9:00pm. Rosary at 6:00 pm at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd., Torrance Funeral services will be held at 10:00am Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church 440 Massey St., Hermosa Beach, 90254. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 5835 W. Slauson Ave., Culver City 90230. Lindie was born at the home of her maternal grandfather, the Machado Ranch, in Culver City, California to William and Carmen Rico on July 29, 1928. She married Santos Nevarez on August 23, 1946. She was a proud retiree of the Department of Motor Vehicles for the State of California. Lindie is preceded in death by her husband, Santos, her daughter, Dolores Gunsalus, and her granddaughter, Natalie Nevarez. Mrs. Nevarez is survived by her daughters Linda Nevarez Mekaru (Roy Mekaru) and Cynthia Nevarez De Leon and her son, Gregg Nevarez (Alison), and grandchildren, Timothy Olivas, Susan Olivas-Moreno, Nancy Olivas; James Gunsalus, Leslie Gunsalus; Monique De Leon, Joseph De Leon; Andrew Nevarez and Daniel Nevarez. Great Grandchildren, Michael Hesseltine, Angelica De Leon, Emma Olivas, Ian Olivas and Rachel Moreno. Lindie is survived by her sisters, Mona Martin, Teresa Keeler and Raquel Howe.

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  1. May You Rest in Peace, My Sweet Aunt Lindie
    Condolences to my Cali Family, she will be missed.

    With Love, Lil Mona

  2. My sincere condolences to Linda, Cynthia, Gregg, all the grandchildren, sisters & friends. May you rest in paradise, aunt Lindie. We love you. ~Wes, Valerie, Grant, Maya & Sara.

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