Contreras, Paul Apodaca
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76, of Gold Canyon passed away on April 23, 2013. Grew up in Miami; copper miner, officer in Mine, Mill & Smelter Workers, Steelworkers, and United Auto Workers unions. Retired from Ford Motor Company. Dedicated to promoting trade unionism. He was a licensed ham radio operator devoted to aiding emergency communications. Paul is survived by daughter Genevieve Franco Champ, granddaughter Genevieve Patricia Robles, grandsons Ramon Paul Robles, Armando Franco (Adriana), great grandsons Aiden and Andrew, sisters Angie, Gloria, brothers Joe, Roberto, Leroy, Richard and Tony, aunt Anita and uncle Lupe, plus numerous cousins, nephews and nieces. Services: Saturday April 27, 9 am visitation, 9:30 am rosary, 10 am memorial mass at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 914 Sullivan Street, Miami. Assisted by A Wise Choice Desert View Chapel, 480 626-6363. In lieu of flowers, encourage donations to
, other cancer-related non-profits, and
A Wise Choice Desert View Chapel - Mesa
9702 East Apache Trail
Mesa, AZ 85207
Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 26, 2013