DOWNEY -- Lydia Noguera, born June 11, 1930 in Havana, Cuba, passed away March 20.
She came to Los Angeles with her daughter over 40 years ago, and graduated in haute couture.
She became widowed young which empowered her to get ahead with her daughter alone. Later they moved to Downey where she lived the last 20 years of her life.
She is survived by her daughter Carmen Millner, grandchildren Jacquelynn Pino and Jonathan Millner, brother Antonio Fernandez and sister Nancy Castillo.