Socorro Amaya, 85

October 9, 1931-August 25, 2017

Socorro Amaya, 85, peacefully passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, August 25, 2017, in Naco, Az.  Socorro Amaya was born on Oct. 09, 1931 to the late Manuel & Dolores Gracia  in the small town of Cuciarachi Sonora Mexico. Socorro lived most of her life in Naco Sonora & Naco Arizona. Socorro loved her birds, music, and bingo. But most she loved her big family of 9 children, who she raised on her own. Socorro is survived by her children Christina Olivas (Angel), George Amaya (Nancy), Maria Garcia (Carlos), Dolores Amaya, Silvia Carabeo (Carlos), Joseph Amaya, Sandra Erives (Oscar), Rodolfo Amaya, including numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Socorro is preceded in death by her parents and son Marcos Amaya Jr.

Services will be held Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the St. Michael’s Parish. A Rosary will commence at 1:30 followed by Mass at 2:00pm. Burial will be held in private family ceremony.