GlorieJan (G.J.) passed away peacefully on October 14, 2013 surrounded by her family. She was 15 years old.
(G.J.) has moved on too young and too early, after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was so brave throughout her medical condition as a young adult. She was very mature in life for her age.
G.J. completed her freshman year at Aptos High School and was eager to continue to attend school. G.J. enjoyed swimming, going to the beach, attending parties, loved painting and adored all animals especially pandas. She's very artistic and loved hanging out with her friends. G.J. belonged to camp Okizu, and looked forward to attending each year. She will be missed by everyone her heart touched.
G.J. is survived by her parents Gloria Lacasandile and June Juban. Adopted sister; Makaela Forcier, uncle; Reno, Leanor and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services will be held at Ave Maria Chapel in Watsonville, CA on Thursday, October 17, 2013. Visitation will be from 1:00p.m. 9:00p.m. with the recitation of the rosary at 7:00p.m.
Holy Mass will be held on Friday, October 18, 2013 at Our Lady Help of Christians Valley Catholic Church in Watsonville, CA at 10:00 a.m. with burial to follow at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park.
The family request in G.J.'s memory for attendees to wear white in her honor.
Memorial contributions to be made in lieu of flowers to Memorial Expenses to Gloria Lacasandile's bank account number 2275866636 at Wells Fargo.