|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1973|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 2012|
age: 40 yrs 1 mo 25 days
He was a dentist and owner of Cordova Dental Care in Algodones, Mexico.
Emmanuel "Manny" Cordova, age 39, passed away on Friday, April 27, 2012 surrounded by his family at St. Josephs Hospital in Phoenix, AZ. He was born and raised in Yuma, AZ, and is a Yuma High School graduate, later he received his DDS from University of Autonoma de Baja California then went on, to receive his Masters in Educational Counseling from NAU Yuma.
Manny loved and was very passionate about his career as a dentist. He owned his dental practice; Cordova Dental Care for the past 10 years; where he committed himself to completing quality dental work. Manny was a loving husband, father, son, brother and friend. We will all remember him for his big kind heart, sense of humor and his drive for success. Manny not only loved life but lived his life to the fullest. Manny's charismatic persona attracted many friends and acquaintances.
Manny is survived by his wife, Diane; his two sons, Emmanuel "Manny" Jr. and Erick, and his "Princess" daughter, Brianna. His parents, Manuel J. and Cuqui Cordova; his sister, Zeila Cordova Zambrano and his brother, Gerardo Cordova. His in-laws Randy and Rose Chavez; and 8 nieces and nephews; godchildren and many close friends.
Services and a celebration of his life will begin with a visitation to be held Friday May 4, 2012 from 6:30PM to 10PM at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church with a rosary at 8PM. The funeral mass will be held at St. Francis the following day, Saturday, May 5th at 9AM. Burial will follow at Desert Lawn Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Manny Jr. Cordova, Erick Cordova, Jerry Cordova, Randy Chavez Jr., Ronnie Ruiz and Alex Urrea. Honorary pallbearers are Brad Smith, J.C Esparza, Julio and Jesus Zambrano.
Published in The Yuma Sun
on May 3, 2012
Desert Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Apr 30, 2012
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