Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Mary Louise Espinoza

February 29, 1956
Phoenix, Arizona
June 16, 2012
Goodyear, Arizona

Mary Louise Espinoza, 56, of Avondale, passed away at West Valley Hospital on June 16, 2012 of natural causes. An Arizona native and lifelong resident, she was born February 29, 1956 in Phoenix, Arizona to Christina and Francisco Ramos. Mary was a true homemaker, who enjoyed the day to day challenges of caring for her family and running her home.

Mary is survived by her husband, Manuel Espinoza Jr; her daughters, Vanessa Gallegos, Krystal Espinoza, and Tiffany Espinoza; her sons, Manuel R. Espinoza III, and Benjamin J. Espinoza; her sisters, Elizabeth Delgado and Sarah Helmrich; and also 6 grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 22 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at Avenidas Funeral Chapel located at 522 East Western Avenue in Old Town Avondale.  A Funeral Service will follow the visitation, starting at 3:00pm, with Pastor Manuel V. Espinoza officiating.

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  1. Lou was a great sister-in-law and someone who was always there to support and give great advice. She will be missed but never forgotten. You leave us too soon but with many happy memories. She is now God's angel and rejoicing in his presence. We love you Lou and will be missed drearly.

    Monica, Freddy, Malachi and Josh

  2. Teddy's baby girlJune 21, 2012 at 10:26 AM

    Our beautiful Tia, we will miss your presence so much. We thank the Lord for the time we had you here. You left us with so many great memories that we will treasure. We love you and keep your memory in our hearts til that day when we meet again in the Kingdom of Heaven. To our Tio and cousins, may the Lord give you peace and rest during this difficult time. Just know that she is now in the arms of our Heavenly Father at peace. Love, Buffy, Paul, Emilio III, Jennifer, Matthew, Michael & Melina

  3. Mom I miss you so much!!! :'( I wish you were still here!! I'm so sorry I wasn't there in time. Know that dad will always have us and were going to take care of him. Mom say hi to everyone up there for us. We love you so much. Even though we may not understand why you left us too soon we know your in a much happier place. We all know you will be there watching over us and taking care of us!! May you rest in peace mommy!!! Love you Vanessa ,Gary, Monique, Christina, Bubba, Dad, Krystal, Lil Ivan, Tiffany, Manuel, Bj!!! Xoxo!!!!!

  4. Espinoza Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Your mother was such a good and kind soul and will be dearly missed. May the Lord give you all the peace and strength you need during this very difficult time. Our thoughts, prayers and love are with you all.
    Gary Sr., Sally and Christopher Gallegos

  5. Lulu, as I used to call you, you ran a good race now is time for you to rejoice in god's mansion that he has prepared for you. As I recall you were always there and I thank you for that , you will be greatly missed but we know that you will be looking down on those that are left behind. My prayers and thoughts are with your family.