Martin Guerrero Santana
Martin Guerrero Santana passed away on June 9, 2022 in Gridley, California. He is survived by his wife, Ana Carrillo; their daughter, Bianca; their sons, Eric, Emedel, and Eden. He was born to Jose Guerrero and Maria Santana on January 9, 1964 in the city of Colima, Mexico.
He grew up in a town known as Pueblo Mágico (Town of Magic) in Comala, Colima, Mexico. He came to California where he met his wife of 26 years.
He enjoyed challenges of all kinds, worked hard to meet his goals, built his own home with the help from family and friends, loved to garden, prepared carne asada on Sundays for his family, and loved watching fútbol.
He worked in construction, grafted many different fruit and nut trees, and worked in truck driving. In all the places he worked, he met and touched many lives and will be missed by everyone who got to know him.
There will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home at 680 Camellia Way, Chico, CA. This will be followed by a Rosary in Spanish at 7:00 p.m.
Mass will be held on Sunday, July 3, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. at the Church of The Sacred Heart at 1560 Hazel St. Gridley, CA. Burial will be followed at Glen Oaks Memorial Park, 11115 Midway Chico, CA at 3 p.m.
A special thanks all the families and friends of the family for the support and contributions during this difficult time.