Feb. 13, 1951 - Aug. 29, 2017
66, El Centro
Emma “Sanga” Asuncion 66, of El Centro passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 29, 2017.
A loving wife, daughter, sister, aunt and sister-in-law, Emma was born February 13, 1951 in Brawley, CA. Emma is survived by her husband, Eduardo Asuncion of El Centro; mother Natalia Sanga; sisters Shirley, Carol (Allen), Angela (Ken), Natalie (Mike) and Jackie; brothers John (Gina) and George; and many nephews and nieces who loved her dearly.
Emma was preceded in death by her father Fernando Singh Sanga and brother-in-law Dennis Chronister.
Born and raised in Brawley, Emma moved to El Centro where she later met and married her husband Eduardo Asuncion in 2003. Emma worked at the Imperial County Elections Department for many years as an Office Assistant III.
A mass will be held on Friday, September 22 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Brawley, CA. There will be a rosary at 9:30 a.m. Burial following mass at Riverview Cemetary.
“Forever in our hearts, we will remember your beautiful smile and cherish the many wonderful memories of time spent with you. We are sad and will miss you, and take comfort in knowing you have joined your father Fernando and other loved ones in heaven.”