Gleceria M. Delacruz
Birth Date: May 13, 1937Death Date: February 9, 2019
Gleceria “Shirley” Delacruz was born to Frederico and Urbana Delacruz on May 13, 1937 in Candelaria, Quezon, Philippines. She became the oldest of 9 siblings, often taking a guardian role for her brothers and sisters. She studied business of commerce for two years at the University of the East.
In 1968, at the age of 31, Shirley migrated to San Francisco. She enjoyed dancing, going out to the movies, and often frequented the casinos. Shirley loved being the center of attention at family gatherings, and she is remembered for animated gestures.
Shirley passed away peacefully on February 9, 2019, in San Francisco, CA, with her only son Rico by her side. She is survived by her son and 6 of her brothers and sisters.
She was 81