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Connie "Concha" Garcia Avila
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1917
Sonora, Mexico
Death: Dec. 13, 2009

Avila, Connie Garcia "Concha" - In Celebration of her life our "Special Angel" was 92 from Phoenix, AZ. She was born Nov. 30, 1917 in Tubutama, Sonora to Christino & Rafaela Garcia and the oldest of nine siblings. Surrounded by her loved ones, on December 13, 2009 she was welcomed home with our Lord; where she is now once again reunited with her beloved husband Antonio Avila of 65 years. Together, they were devoted members of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in the Golden Gate era. She spent her life as a homemaker and had a zest for life that inspired to all who knew her. She was a woman that despite all odds; put up a tough fight that one could only imagine. Her love for conversation, music, singing, dancing in her chair, and her beautiful smile always ending with 'Oh Boy' Oh Boy will always be cherished. Her surviving legacy includes her children whom she loved dearly, Jess (Delia), Tony, Oralia (Victor), Olivia, Rosalie (Pedro), 15 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, sisters Theresa & Elena, brothers Lupe, Rafael, & Angel, and many loved ones both family and dear friends. Mom - Nana, Your love that you have given to all of us extends beyond life. Our beautiful memories of you will live on forever in our hearts. So, Welcome to your new Journey in life and enjoy your many walks with our Lord. Always know you will never be forgotten. Until we meet again..."Vaya con Dios." Visitation will be at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, December 17, 2009 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 909 East Washington Street Phoenix, with Rosary at 9:45 a.m. Services will follow at 11:00 a.m. at the church. Interment will be held at Resthaven Park Cemetery, Glendale. The family request that in lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Hospice of the Valley In Memory of Connie Avila. 1510 E. Flower Street Phoenix, AZ 85014 Phone: 602.530.6992.

Published in The Arizona Republic on December 16, 2009 
Resthaven Park West Cemetery
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Created by: R & L Anthony
Record added: Dec 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45650829
Connie Concha <i>Garcia</i> Avila
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