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Greenwood Memory Lawn Mortuary & Cemetery

719 North 27Th Ave, Phoenix, AZ

OBITUARY

Delia C. Clements

April 9, 1923October 8, 2019

Delia Coronado-Clements, 96, born in Jerome, Arizona. Our dear Mother and Nana departed this world for her final journey home on October 8, 2019. Her parents migrated from Cananea, Mexico to Arizona, during the Mexican Revolution. Delia spoke fondly of her younger years and family in Jerome, Superior and later in Phoenix. She attended Lowell Elem. School and Phoenix Union High School, was an wonderful cook and at one time restaurant owner of the original Coronado Café, located on West Buckeye Road in Phoenix. Loved traveling, Alaska and croqueting (won first place at the AZ State Fair). Enjoyed silent/classic movies, reminiscing to big band era music and her favorite performer Frank Sinatra. She loved and enjoyed all family members and friends, may she rest forever in our hearts. Delia is survived by: one brother Jesus Coronado, son Francisco Montenegro and daughter Diane Clements- Schwartz. Delia leaves 12 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death are two sons, Paul Vasquez, Jr. and Samuel C. Vasquez, grand daughter Misty Montenegro, four sisters and two brothers. Services begin at 9:30 a.m. and interment will follow from the Greenwood Chapel 719 N. 27th Ave. Phoenix, to the Greenwood Cemetery.

Services

  • Funeral Service Friday, October 18, 2019
  • Committal Service Friday, October 18, 2019

Memories

Delia C. Clements

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Roberta Felix

October 17, 2019

Aunt Delia
I enjoyed our conversations when Jerry and I stopped by every now and then. You were always so welcoming. I appreciate you telling me how my nana Tillie would help you at the courts and you still had the identification she issued you with her signature. Love you
Robbie Felix

Diane Clements

October 17, 2019

I’m going to miss you every day mom. Thank you for all your loving memories you left us with we are truly blessed. Love you so much!

Your loving daughter,
Diane Clements

Liz Felix-Venis

October 17, 2019

Diane and Family, may the Lord Bless you and give you peace. Much love sent to you!!

Virginia Coronado McLafferty

October 17, 2019

Aunt Delia, I wish we could have been together one more time. I enjoyed our conversations over the telephone. I love you. You are such a beautiful spirit. Until we meet again...
Love, Virginia

Denise Arriaga

October 16, 2019

We love you nana! May you forever rest in peace. You're finally with all our heavenly family! See you one day! You will be missed!

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY