PRICE - Jessie Aguayo, our dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Dec. 27, 2008 at the age of 94.
She was born on Feb. 5, 1914 in Jerez, Zacatecas, Mexico, and raised by her beloved grandparents, Charlotta and Pedro Perez. Married Abel M. Aguayo on July 25, 1934.
She spent most of her adult life in Sunnyside, where she loved working in her yard. She was well known for her beautiful flower garden.
She was a devout member of the Good Shepherd Parish in Sunnyside, where she had many good friends and neighbors.
She was an immaculate homemaker and she always spoke her mind.
Survived by her four children, Dolores (Virgil) Sandoval, Price; Gloria Barela, Salt Lake City; Arthur (Shirley) Aguayo, West Jordan; Marie Brown, Murray; 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Abel Aguayo, who passed on Aug. 1, 1991; infant son; two grandsons; son-in-law, Sharon Brown; brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Emily Aguayo.
The family would like to express their gratitude for the excellent care she received at Parkdale Care Center and Dr Daniel Monahan and also Mitchell Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass Wednesday, Dec. 31, 10 a.m., Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church. Vigil service Tuesday evening, 7 p.m., at the church. Friends are welcome to join the family at the church Tuesday and Wednesday one hour prior to services. Committal service, Price City Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home, where friends are welcome daily.