Lalo
Lalo C. Dominguez passed on May 9, 2011 in Redondo Beach, CA. He was born May 9, 1952 in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico to Eulalio and Maria C. Dominguez. His family immigrated to Redondo Beach, CA (USA) on July 25, 1955. Lalo attended Jefferson Elementary, then transferred to Fulton Elementary school in Redondo Beach, CA. He went on to attend Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish School (where he and his family have been long time parishioners) in Hermosa Beach and Redondo Union High School. In his adult life, he worked as Manager for McMahon’s furniture store in the city of Wilmington, CA for 24 years, followed by a 14-year career at the Redondo Unified School District as an aide in Special Education. In August, 2008, Lalo founded the Veronica’s Legacy Foundation (VLF), an organization dedicated to assisting the homeless in the Southern Los Angeles area, in memory of his niece, Veronica Enriquez, who preceded him in death. He was well known for his love of reading, creative writing, documentary films, and dining out and going to the movies with his family. Lalo is survived by his beloved wife Lilian; his five children, Tony Dominguez, Adrian Dominguez, Mario Lopez, Nathalie Lopez and Lalo Dominguez; and his five grandchildren, Nico, Summer, Autumn-Rose, Daniel and Isaiah Dominguez. He is also survived by his five siblings, Angela Dominguez, Consuelo Huante, Maria G. Enriquez, Jesus Dominguez and Hilda Chavez. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. A vigil and rosary will be held at Rice Mortuary in Torrance, CA at 7:00pm on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00am on Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Hermosa Beach, CA, followed by a Burial service at Pacific Crest Cemetery in Redondo Beach, CA.

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  1. May God’s love sustain you through this very difficult time. May the light of his spirit radiate within you and bring you peace.

  2. With heartfelt condolences to the family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May God bring you peace and comfort always. R.I.P Godfather(Tio Lalo)

  3. May God comfort you all, and your memories strenghten your bond. Much Love, Socorro, Big Vell, Vell Jr. Jasper,LaNise & LaNiya

  4. Our hearts are with your family during this difficult time. Our love to all. We know the pain of losing a loved one. From our families (Madrigal, Saldana & Vela) to yours our most heartfelt condolences.

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. We think fondly of the fun times we had with the all the Dominquez. Dawn & Kristi Mack

  6. We are so sorry for the loss to the family, but join you all in spirit in celebration of Lalo’s life and his eternity with his Father. Wish we could have been there for Lalo’s service. With lots of love, Melissa, Karen, Kirsten, Sarah and Tristan

  7. My deepest sympathy to the Dominguez family. I remember Lalo as a kind and handsome guy growing up in Redondo. All the old gang had so much fun when we were young teenagers. I am grateful for knowing the Dominguez family and all the other families we grew up with. God bless you all and may love and peace be with you always.

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