At EagleBurgmann Mexico in Querétaro, Dichtomatik Mexico in Querétaro and Mexico City, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies in Silao and at Vibracoustic plants in Lerma, Querétaro and Toluca there were altars for employees to place offerings for their ancestors. Those altars were decorated with food, photographs of loved ones, bright yellow marigold flowers, sugar skulls and candles.
At the Querétaro Vibracoustic plant, the VPS Manager brought a picture of his daughter for the altar to honor her life. The staff at VIAM Mexico paid tribute to Donnie Hopkins who was the Director of Engineering Maintenance for VIAM before he passed in 2021. An altar at their facility was adorned with things that reminded them of Hopkins who was beloved by the VIAM staff in Mexico.