In Loving Memory of Mercedes G. Salceda Mercedes was born in Ensenada, Mexico on September 24, 1952 to Jose and Soledad Gutierrez. Mercedes lost her battle with cancer on August 12th with her loving family by her side. She married the love of her life, Jorge, in Mexico and came to California to start a family. Her life's passions were cooking for her family while listening to opera, knitting scarves and panchos for her family and spending time outdoors with her two grandchildren, Andrea and Joseph. She was preceded in death by her parents Jose and Soledad Gutierrez and is survived by her husband, Jorge Salazar Salceda; her son Jorge Salceda; her daughter Yesenia Salceda, and her son Abraham Salceda; grandchildren Andrea and Joseph. The viewing will be on Wednesday, August 17th from 5:00 to 9:00pm at McMillan and McCormick Mortuary in the city of Gardena. The address is 1016 W. 164th Street and phone number is 310-792-7580. The rosary will be on Thursday, August 18th starting at 6:00pm

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  1. Ama y Abuelita Mercedes, Te queremos mucho y siempre vas estar en nuestro corazones! Gracias por las buenas memorias que nos distes. Valle con Dios y te amamos mucho. Jorgito, Lety, y Andrea

  2. We are sorry for your loss. Our sincere thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find comfort in the Lord during these difficult times. May Mercedes’ soul rest in eternal peace.

  3. I will always remember you with a smile on your face. You will always have a very special place in my childhood memories.

  4. Our family’s prayers & thoughts are with you during this difficult time. She was & will always be a beautiful person.

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