Ernestine Louise Rebeterano, age 60, passed away on January 8, 2022 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born November 17, 1961 in Tremonton, Utah to Jennie Martinez and Manuel D. Rebeterano.

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She was a licensed practical nurse. Ernestine was an amazing cook, devoted mother, and loving grandmother. She loved to dance and oldies were her favorite. She had a heart of gold and was the world’s best listener. Ernestine was always there whenever you needed her, no matter what!

She is survived by her partner Marcus Carpenter and father of her children Billy McGahee; children Melissa (Orlando) Gallegos, Miguel Gallegos, Matthew (Monica) Gallegos, Misty Mae Norwood, Merecce Jones, Billy and Maranda McGahee, and Jasmine and Michael Dixon; 29 grandchildren, 4 greatgrandchildren, 2 sisters, 5 brothers, and many nieces and nephews.

Ernestine is preceded in death by parents Manuel D. Rebeterano and Jennie M. & Felix Garcia; and siblings Paul, Alex, and Lola Sandoval.

A celebration of life will be held at the Nations for Christ Church, 295 East 200 South, Clearfield, Utah, 84015 on January 14, 2022 from 3:00 – 5:00 PM.


Celebration of Life

Friday, Jan. 14, 2022 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nations for Christ Church
295 East 200 South
Clearfield, UT 84015

Services Handled By

Affordable Funerals & Cremations - Salt Lake City
4387 South 500 West
Murray, UT

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Jan 12, 2022

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Sending my love to Miguel and the entire family. Louise put up with our childhood antics and late night weekends with patience and kindness. She was loved by many and will be truly missed.

Lauralyn White , Salt Lake City, UT, US Jan 14, 2022

Aunt Skinny... you were loved... you will be missed! All my love to everyone that is saddened. Prayers of comfort, peace, and strength. Thankful for her life and the opportunity I had to love her and be loved by her.

Janisa Harris Jan 14, 2022

My deepest prayers for the eternal happiness of your mom. Sincere wishes for the health and happiness of your family. My love and support to you all.

Yvette Kennedy , Clearfield , UT, US Jan 14, 2022

My love and prayers for the entire family. Love and support each other!!

Sugar Jan 12, 2022

My sincere condolences to Miguel and Ms. Louise’s family and friends. May you be comforted and find understanding at this time. Sending daimoku and love from Atlanta! Rest well!

Katrina Marie , Atlanta, GA, US Jan 12, 2022

I have gotten to know Miguel over the last warmest condolences to all of you.

Julie Crow , Indianapolis , IN, US Jan 12, 2022


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