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Obituary for Gena Lynn Ortiz

Born: December 16th, 1957
Passed Away: January 2nd, 2016

Celebration of Life

Saturday January 9th, 2016
1:00pm to 3:00pm at Shoreline Memorial Services
Directions to Shoreline Memorial Services


Gena Lynn Ortiz was born on December 16, 1957 in Muskegon to the late, James E. and Kathaleen A. Forester and passed away at home on January 2, 2016. Gena is survived by her fiancé Mark Rodriguez; two children, Sarah Ortiz of Las Vegas and Scott Ortiz of Muskegon; her ex-husband and father of her children, Jesse Ortiz; granddaughter, Maddy; two brothers, Mark (Karen) Forester, Jim (Vicky) Forester; sister, Leishia (Jack) Hoppus; nephews, Jack Hoppus, Jeremy Hoppus, Mark Forester, Brad Forester; Nieces Jenna VanDuinen Kroll and Emily Forester; special friend Katie Johnson. Gena enjoyed long walks, kayaking, dancing, and scented candles. According to her wishes cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Shoreline Memorial Services Chapel. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the family in care of Mark Rodriguez.