Lupe OntiverosBorn: 1942-09-17 - Died: 2012-07-26
Cause of Death: Liver cancer
Lupe Ontiveros died on July 26th, 2012, after a long battle with liver cancer. Ontiveros was 69 years of age.
Who was Lupe Ontiveros :
Lupe Ontiveros was a well-known Latin actress from El Paso, TX. The performances that Ontiveros was known for were: El Norte, The Goonies, Dolly Dearest, Selena, Real Women Have Curves, and Desperate Housewives.
Lupe Ontiveros (born Guadalupe Moreno) moved with her husband (Elías) to California in pursuit of a social work career; however, wanted to be involved with the acting world instead.