Josephine Dorame Arias
March 19, 1921 ~ October 18, 2013
Known to her family as "Machi", "Mema", Grams", "Bema, and "Mom". Preceded in death by her husband Canuto J. Arias, daughters Lucy Baeza and Mary E. Layne, and sons Phillip and Thomas Arias. She is survived by her daughter Irene Cervantes and sons Jesse, Paul and Julio Arias. Josephine leaves behind many grandchildren and great grandchildren, as well as many other family and friends. Her great granddaughter Christiane I. Ochoa brought her great joy in her later years, and they shared a very special bond. Viewing and services will be held at Mark B. Shaw on Friday, October 25, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 6p.m. with a gathering to follow for family members and friends at her grandsons house. Directions will be given on the day of her services.