|Birth: ||Nov. 26, 1938|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2012|
March 20, 2012 1:15 am
Nov. 26, 1938-March 17, 2012
HAGERMAN — Julia Victoria Leija, 73, a resident of Hagerman, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012, surrounded by her loving family at her home in Hagerman.
Julia was born Nov. 26, 1938, in Austin, Texas, to Jose and Julia Fabela. Julia later married Dario Leija on June 25, 1959, in Walla Walla, Wash.
She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Edward Fabela and Ernest Fabela; and sister, Lupe De La Torres. Julia is survived by her husband, Dario of Hagerman, Idaho; three sons, George Leija of Meridian, Idaho, and Jaime Leija and Leo Leija, both of Hagerman, Idaho; two daughters, Mary Ann Hogan of Eugene, Ore., and Bea Murphy of Caldwell, Idaho. Julia is also survived by 19 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, seven brothers and two sisters.
Recitation of the rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 20, at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Hagerman. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Hagerman. Burial will follow at the Hagerman Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Demaray Funeral Service, Gooding Chapel. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the obituary link at www.demarayfuneralservice.com.
Dario M Leija (1929 - 2013)*
Created by: John Calkins
Record added: Feb 21, 2013
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