God called Lucille home on Thursday, March 21st 2019, at the age of 79. Lucille was born on November 11, 1939 and raised with her six brothers, and four sisters in Visalia Calif., where she attended local schools. She also raised two nieces and one nephew as if they were her own children. In 1958, She married John G. Curiel and moved to Reedley, Calif., where they raised their family. Lucille worked in the agriculture industry earlier in her life and later became a certified nursing assistant. She loved caring for others.
Lucille was preceded in death by her parents James and Guadalupe Rangel of Visalia, Calif., and her husband John G. Curiel.
She is survived by her children and spouses; John A. Curiel (Cynthia); Carol A. Curiel; Adrian F. Curiel; Lupe C. Ramirez (Alfredo); Michael J. Curiel; and grandchildren Christy; John C. (Tiffany); Jesse; Vanessa; Erik J. (Savanna); Samantha; Vincent; Steven (Antoinette); Alfredo III (Martina) and Julian (Elianna), as well as great-grandchildren Jerrad, Guinevere, Lauren, Jessica, Brendon, Kalia, Elijah, John Alex, Sophia,
Justin, Rykki, Adalina, Colton, Mayvis, Alfredo IV,
Christopher, Nicholas, and Jaxon. Her sister Angie Case also survives her.
A viewing will be held at 4:00pm and rosary to follow at 6:00pm on the 28th of March at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church 1060 F Street, Reedley. A memorial mass will be held at 10:00 am on the 29th of March also at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, followed by burial services at the Reedley Cemetery.
A celebration of Lucille’s life will follow the burial service at the Redeemer’s Church located at 819 W Parlier Ave, Reedley, CA 93654. All are welcome to attend. Flowers and condolences can be sent to 285 Curtis Ave. Reedley, CA 93654. In lieu of flowers, donations may also be made in Lucille’s name to St. Anthony’s Church. Cairns Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.