ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 20, 2018)–Memorial services for popular Santa Anita Broadcast Department staffer Lou Villasenor have been scheduled for Nov. 27 & 28 at Nativity Catholic Church in nearby El Monte.
Felled by a heart attack on his way to work Nov. 15, Villasenor, who would have been 59 on Dec. 13, resided with family members in El Monte, who have announced a Viewing and Rosary in Lou’s honor will be held at 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 27.
A Catholic Funeral Mass will be conducted the following morning, Nov. 28, at 9 a.m., with burial immediately following at Resurrection Cemetery, located at 966 Potrero Grande Drive in the city of Rosemead.
Additionally, a celebration of Lou Villasenor’s life will be held following the Nov. 28 burial at Santa Anita’s FrontRunner Restaurant, at approximately 12 noon.
The Villasenor family is welcoming any pictures of Lou be posted to his Facebook page in order that they may be used in a memorial tribute.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Lou Villasenor’s memory can be made to the Edwin J. Gregson Foundation, at P.O. Box 660039, Arcadia, 91066-0039, or online at gregsonfoundation.com.
Nativity Catholic Church is located at 3743 Tyler Ave, El Monte, CA, 91731.
Any photographs you would like to contribute to a memorial of Lou can be placed on his Facebook account. Click here to go directly to his page.