May 9, 1940 ~ November 2, 2007
Lenore Celsa Arce
The daughter of Miguel and Camerina Ochoa returned to God on
November 2, 2007.
Lenore was born in Torrance, Ca. in 1940 and has been a lifetime resident of the South Bay. She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Irene Miller and her brother, Miguel Ochoa, Jr.
She is survived by her loving family: husband, Angel Arce; son, Rick; daughter, Lisa (Andy) Zimmerman; her new loves: granddaughters, Ella and Abby; brothers, Juaquin and Ralph Ochoa; sisters, Donna Ralph, Shirley Zagala, Micaela Kaono, Maclovia Wallace, Ylda Salazar and Cristina Ochoa. She also leaves behind many special Aunts, Uncles, Nephews, Nieces, Cousins and loving friends.
Lenore loved photography, reading, and cheering for her children in all of their volleyball endeavors. She was the number one fan of many local high school volleyball players and beach players as well. She loved her job at Seiko Instruments where she worked for more than 35 years. Lenore touched so many lives with her generous spirit and beautiful smile. She will be in our hearts forever.
A gathering of family and friends will be held at: Rice Mortuary on Tuesday, November 6, 2007 at 5:00 P.M. with a Rosary at 7:00 P.M. Mass to be held at: American Martyrs Catholic Church on Wednesday, November 7, 2007 at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Green Hills Memorial Park in Rancho Palos Verdes.
In lieu of flowers, honor Lenore's memory with a contribution to the Komen Breast Cancer Foundation or the Children's Hospital of Orange County in the honor of her nephew, Jonathon Pulone.
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