Elpidia Nanca Bautista, 100, of Thornton, died July 7. She was born Nov. 14, 1910, in Batac Ilocos Norte, Philippines.
Mrs. Bautista came to Thornton in 1981. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening and cooking.
She is survived by her daughter, Restituta B. Agra, of Thornton; son, Florendo N. Bautista, of Stockton; 14 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leoncio Bautista, and son, Bernardo Bautista.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Mater Ecclesiae Catholic Church, 26500 N. Sacramento Blvd., Thornton. Committal will follow at Lodi Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 8 p.m. today at Ben Salas Funeral Home in Galt. The Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.