Dec. 15, 1937 – Sept. 20, 2013
Audelia “Dill” Duarte passed away on Sept. 20, 2013 at the age of 75. She was born on Dec. 15, 1937 in Superior. As the beloved matriarch to her large loving family, she loved to cook and was a great friend to all she met.
She was preceded in death by her two sons, Michael “Tito” and Marcos Duarte and her sister Soccoro Chavez. She is survived by her children, Mona (Michael) Herrera of Mesa, Marcella Duarte (Jesus) of Apache Junction, Frank (Denise) Duarte of Mesa and John Paul Duarte of Superior; 24 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; sister, Cecelia Mayer; brothers, Frank (Sally) Valenzuela, Angel (Gloria) Valenzuela and Danny (Loretta) Valenzuela; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were provided by Samaritan Funeral Home.