Florence Baca Quintanar, a 57 year resident of Lawndale, passed away on December 27, 2015. Born on March 8, 1937 in Silver City, New Mexico, she was 78 years old when she passed. Florence is survived by daughters, Rosemary Quintanar, Sylvia Quintanar and Lisa Quintanar. She is survived by her siblings Max Morales, Ted Baca (wife Delores), Joe Trujillo (wife Adela) Frank Trujillo (wife Theresa) and Josie Madrid. She is also survived by grandchildren: Robert Soto (wife Therrin), April Hernandez (husband Johnny), Samantha Smith (husband Ronald), Daniel Moreno, Leilani Garcia (husband Carlos Garcia), Samuel Cruz (wife Cynthia), Anthony Enriquez, Cynthia Bailey, Edward Nishina, and Keili Bailey, and great-grandchildren: Robert, Alyssa, David, Hailey, Mariah, Brenden, Caitlyn, Damien, Nathan, Lilia, and Nicholas. She was preceded in death by her parents Rafael Orosco, Francicsa Baca, her husband Samuel Quintanar, her son Gabriel Quintanar, her granddaughter Angela Soto, her brother Miguel Morales, her sister Elisa Marquez and her sister Andrea Alvarez. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 5, 2016 from 5:00 to 9:00 P.M. at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd in Torrance. Mass of Catholic Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Jan 6th at 10:00 A.M. at St. Lawrence Martyr Church 1940 S. Prospect in Redondo Beach. Immediately following after church will be the burial at Holy Cross Cemetery - 5835 W. Slauson Avenue in Culver City.

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  1. So sorry for your loss, she was such a sweet and special lady. She was always so good to us. Love Randy and Merikki Trujillo

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