America Ferrera, who played Helen Chavez in the 2014 film "Cesar Chavez", tweeted out her condolences to the Chavez family this week.
Rest in peace Helen Chavez. She was a fierce partner to Cesar Chavez in the @UFW fight for justice. My deepest condolences to her family.
— America Ferrera (@AmericaFerrera) June 7, 2016
For more information on memorial services for Chavez, click here.