Leonardo Solorzano


Leonardo Solorzano died on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in Watsonville. He was 83.

Mr. Solorzano was born on Jan. 9, 1935 in Mexico to Proto and Aldegunda Solorzano. He was a family-oriented man. He enjoyed reading and scratching lottery tickets whenever he had the chance. He was a sports enthusiast that loved watching soccer and baseball; he was an avid Dodgers fan. Mr. Solorzano was a resident of Watsonville.

He was survived by his wife, Micaela Solorzano; his children, Jesus, Gilberto, Leonardo, Isela, Miguel and Leobardo; and 16 grandchildren.

A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 6 from 5-9 p.m. at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel in Watsonville with a recitation of the Rosary at 6 p.m. A Mass will be celebrated on Monday, May 7 at Valley Catholic Church in Watsonville at 10 a.m. with the burial directly following at Valley Public Cemetery in Watsonville.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted in the care of the Carroll Family of Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, www.avemariamemorialchapel.com.

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