Maria Cruz Diaz Estrada, 78, passed away on October 15, 2019 in Eloy. She was born April 14, 2019 to Alvaro and Epifania Diaz, who proceeded her in death.
She was a loving and caring person who was always willing to put others before herself. She enjoyed spending time with family. She attended St. Anthony of Padua Church and enjoyed praying the rosary daily. She was known for her devotion and love for her granddaughters.
Survivors include her children Felipe Hernandez Diaz of Mexico, Jesus Hernandez Diaz of Mexico and Carmela Hernandez Diaz of Eloy. Her 5 siblings Petra Avila Diaz of Mexico, Agustine Diaz of Eloy, Angel Diaz of Casa Grande, Maria Luisa Diaz of Eloy and Juane Diaz of Casa Grande; 9 granchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.
She is proceeded in death by her parents Alvaro and Epifania Diaz; 2 brothers Jose Paz Diaz and Gilberte Diaz and 1 sister Teresa Diaz Valdez.
The wake will be on October 23, 2019 at St. Helen Catholic Church in Eloy from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. The funeral Mass will be October 24, 2019 at St. Helen Catholic Church in Eloy at 10:30 am with burial immediately following at Eloy Memorial Park.