On Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Isabel G. Espiritu passed away unexpectedly. Isabel was a woman of many wonderful traits. She loved reading, dancing (even though she wasn't that good at it,) gardening especially tending to her orchids. Isabel was also a very long time member of the Filipino Community of Watsonville. She received her Bachelors in Science Degree in Education from Camiling Colleges, Philippines. To a loving Mother, Sister, Grandmother and Friend you will be forever missed and cherished in our hearts.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dionisio Espiritu and siblings; Rodrigo Gaspar, Quintin Gaspar, Henry Gaspar, Rita Limos, Simon Gaspar Jr., Romeo Gaspar.
Isabel is survived by her children; Brian Robancho (Delia Robancho); Levi Robancho (Teresita Robanco); Ann Rose Marquez and her sister, Veronica Balmores. She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 from 5-9 PM with a recitation of the Rosary at 7 PM at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, 609 Main St., Watsonville. Mass will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel at 10 AM with a burial to follow at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park, 127 Hecker Pass Rd., Watsonville.