Rebecca Ann Duarte was born on April 7, 1957, in Whittier, California. Growing up, Rebecca attended Arbolita School for K-12, Washington Middle School for 7-8, and graduated from La Habra High School in 1975. Rebecca worked for the City of La Habra School District for 33 years and retired in 2014. Rebecca loved going to the beach, reading, outdoor activities, and most of all she loved the Lord.
Rebecca is survived by her husband; Phillip Junior Duarte, children; Darlene Ly Burtus, Gilbert Duarte, Melissa Duarte, Rebecca Duarte, and Gloria Castillo, brothers; John Yosas and Richard Yosas, sisters; Francine Yosas, Lori Yosas, and Christina Yosas, 23 grandchildren, 8 grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.