Eva Duarte passed away at the age of 60 on October 9, 2012 after a long yet courageous battle with diabetes and cancer. Eva Duarte was born on August 17, 1952 in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala to Ernestina Estrada and Santiago Duarte. She was a loving mother to her three children, Karina, Lusvin and Jefferson, as well as a very devoted and tender grandmother to her six grandchildren, Kevin, Kathy, William, Justin and Nick (sons and daughter of Karina) and Angelo (son of Jefferson). She loved white roses, music and dancing. She was always quick to love and eager to help. She was very affectionate, humorous and brave. She spent her last years in La Puente, California. She will forever be remembered in the hearts of her family. A visitation will be held at White and Day Mortuary in Manhattan Beach on Thursday October 11, 2012 from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm. The Graveside service will be held at Inglewood Park Cemetery on Friday October 12, 2012 at 11:00 am.