Originally Published: May 17, 2016 6:01 a.m.
Julia Victoria Gonzalez Borjon, 77, died May 14, 2016, in Prescott, Arizona. She was born July 27, 1938, in Prescott, Arizona, to Joseph and Epitacia (Romero) Gonzalez. She passed away peacefully with her family at her side at the Marley House.
Julia was preceded in death by her husband, Alfonso J. Borjon; her parents; her son, Anthony Borjon; and her brothers, Roy Gonzales and Alfredo Gonzalez.
Julia is survived by her children, Victoria (Armondo Sr.) Alvarado and Alfonso (Renee) Borjon Jr. Also surviving her are her brothers, Joe (Betty) Gonzalez and Michael (Sandra) Gonzalez; sisters, Mary (Alex) Castro, Annie (Benny) Sanchez, and Ruby (David) Jaime; grandchildren, Armando Jr., Salena, Victor, Orlando, Alicia, Juliana, Antonia, Justin, and Nick; many great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Born and raised in Prescott, she attended St. Joseph’s Academy and was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Adoration. She worked at the shirt factory, the plastic factory, and the aquarium pump factory, but mostly importantly was a full-time mother and devoted housewife.
A viewing and rosary will be from 4 to 6 p.m. with rosary starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 19, 2016, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 150 Fleury St., Prescott. A funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 20, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with a graveside service at 1 p.m. at Mountain View Cemetery, 1051 Willow Creek Road, Prescott.
Funeral services were entrusted to Wakelin Family Funeral Homes. Please visit www.ruffnerwakelin.com to view and sign Julia’s guestbook.
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