Alfonso Cruz Valdez



Alfonso Cruz Valdez

June 4, 1928 – February 8, 2016


A Graveside Service will be held for Alfonso Cruz Valdez on Tuesday, February 16, at 10 a.m. at Riverview Cemetery with visitation on Monday, February 15 at Frye Chapel and Mortuary from 6-9 p.m.


Alfonso Cruz Valdez was born on June 4, 1928 in Santo Tomas, Sonora, Mexico. Alfonso married his wife, Julia, in July 1975, in Yuma, Arizona.

They resided in Tombstone, Arizona, and had ten children. Alfonso passed on February 8, 2016.


Alfonso is survived by his wife, Julia Valdez of Tombstone, AZ, his children, Alfonso Jr. of Calipatria, Rodolfo of Calipatria, Yolanda Arroyo of San Diego, Ramon Marquez of Brawley, Oscar Marquez of Salinas, Maria Marquez of Modesto, Arthur Marquez of San Diego, Suzy Necessary of Tombstone, AZ, Frank Petty of Westmorland, Frances Petty of Marina, and seven grandchildren.