Socorro Muñoz Perez, age 96, passed away on Sept. 27, 2018, peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family. A viewing for family and friends will be held at Chino Valley Funeral Home, 480 W. Palomino Rd., in Chino Valley, from 9-11 a.m., on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, followed by an interment in Perkinsville.
Socorro was born in Jerome, Arizona, on July 10, 1922, to Heremerejildo Muñoz and Juana Jimenez. She married Frank Perez of Perkinsville on March 29, 1941, and graduated from Jerome High School in May 1943. Socorro is preceded in death by her husband, Frank, in 1997; and her daughter, Marta in 2006. She is survived by her daughter, Irene P. Buron (Felipe); her sons, Joe M. Perez (Carmen) and Dan J. Perez Sr.; siblings, Nellie Laguna, Alfredo Muñoz, Mary (Lena) Ycedo, Natalia Cuaron, and Connie Cabrera (niece); grandchildren, Juanita P. Buron, Rebecca A. Perez-Jaime (David S. Jaime), Patrick M. Perez (Rachel), and Daniel J. Perez Jr.; great-grandchildren, Alaina Ott (Nita), Anthony Bates (Nita), David J. Jaime (Becky), Annette Bradish (Nita) and Ava S. Jaime (Becky). The family wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Socorro’s caregivers and to hospice services. Socorro’s beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of all her children, friends and family.
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