Flora Cecilia Sotomayor 6/29/1954 - 5/28/2014 born to Carlos and Flora Sotomayor in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico and immigrated to the United States. Flora graduated from Sunnyside High School and received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Arizona and a Master's Degree from Arizona State University. For over 30 years, Flora was devoted to her job with Child Protective Services and families. She ended her career as the Assistant Director. Flora was an avid reader, a music enthusiast, and attending baseball games. Flora is preceded in death by her father, Carlos T. Sotomayor. She is survived by her husband, Mark Darmer; her mother, Flora V. Sotomayor; her sisters, Maria Elena Sotomayor (Francisco Fernandez), Alejandra Sotomayor (Michael Peralta) and Patricia Sotomayor; her brother, Carlos D. Sotomayer (Nadine Kunzel); her nephew, Rafael Peterson; her nieces, Emily Sotomayor, Isabel Sotomayor, Alicia Sotomayor and Natassia Sotomayor; her dog, Bear and a large extended family. Memorial Services will be in Tucson and Phoenix. The Tucson Memorial will be on Friday, June 6, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Christian Fellowship, 3850 N. Commerce Dr., Tucson, 85705. Phoenix Memorial will be on Saturday, June 7, 2014, 12:00 noon at LOWMANS ARIZONA FUNERAL HOME, 717 West Dobbins Rd., Phoenix 85041. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Mayo Clinic Arizona- Scottsdale/Phoenix.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on June 4, 2014
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