Camilo Ayon


Ayon, Camilo

Camilo Ayon
October 10, 1927 – May 26, 2016

Visitation services will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Frye Chapel and Mortuary from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. with a Rosary prayer at 7:00 P.M.  Mass services will be held on Friday, June 3, 2016 at Saint Margaret Mary Church at 1:00 P.M. Burial services will take place in Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico at a later date.

Camilo passed away on May 26, 2016 surrounded by his beloved family.

Camilo was born on October 10, 1927 in El Guzman, Durango and was a Brawley resident.

Camilo was the youngest of nine children.  He came to the United States in 1958 and married Maria Fernandez in 1960.  Camilo had 5 children, Baltazar, Alicia, Joseph, Arthur and Camilo Jr.

He worked as a cowboy for Orita Land and Cattle Company for 34 years and was a member of the Charro Association.  He rode in the parade and participated in roping events in the Brawley Cattle Call Rodeo.  Camilo enjoyed raising farm animals and riding horses.  He was a very hard worker who enjoyed family and friends.

Camilo is preceded in death by; sons Baltazar Ayon and Arthur Ayon.

Camilo is survived by; wife Maria Ayon, sons Joseph and Camilo Jr., daughter Alicia, 26 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren.