Amelia Alcantar Gracia

2013-09-27T00:00:00Z Amelia Alcantar GraciaClassifieds Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
September 27, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Amelia Alcantar Gracia

was called home by our Lord on September 23, 2013 at the age of 93. Amelia (Nena) was born July, 1920 in Tombstone, AZ, but was a resident of Tucson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Florencia and Alejandro Alcantar and her brothers, Genaro, Miguel, Alejandro, Alfredo and Aurelio Alcantar. Survived by her son, Alejandro (Frances); her daughter, Yaya Macias (Richard) of Las Vegas, NV. Her adoring grandchildren, Richard Jr., Daniel Shaun and Michelle Macias, Alejandra Ortega (Stefan), Arianna Gracia (Anthony Granillo), Sergio Duenas (Tanya), Maria Elena Duenas and her adoring great-grandchildren, Valerie, Christian, Ismael, Diego, Filomeno, Isabella, Gabriel and Brianne. Also survived by Nellie Alcantar (sister-in-law) and nieces and nephews. We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the staff at Pueblo Springs Nursing Home for the loving care of our mother. Nana de Tombstone, we love you, you will be missed dearly and God Bless You. Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. at CARRILLO'S TUCSON MORTUARY (North Chapel), 204 S. Stone. Rosary at 9:00 a.m., followed by Mass at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 1946 E. Lee St. at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at South Lawn Cemetery, 5401 S. Park Ave. Family and friends may express their condolences at

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