Elidia S. "Lily" Saavedra
1940 - 2020
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SAAVEDRA, Elidia "Lily" S.

passed away surrounded by family on Thursday May 14, 2020 in Tucson, AZ at the age of 80. Elidia is survived by her brother, Juan Salcido and her children, Maria (Jon) Weaver, Frances (Jose) Duarte, David Saavedra, Blanca (Dan) Parker, Gloria Webster and Sandra Saavedra. Along with 16 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and many more loved ones. She is preceded in death by her parents, sisters, brothers and daughter, RoxAnna S. Decker. Elidia was born on February 11, 1940 in Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico. She married Humberto "Bart" Saavedra in 1959. Over a 25-year span, the couple welcomed seven children into their family. Elidia's children remember her as a strong, loving, kind mother who adored and welcomed everyone into her family. She will be greatly missed by all! The family would like to thank all nurses, caregivers, and staff at Woodland Palms Assisted Living & Memory Care. Also, a special thanks to Dawn from Arista Hospice Team for her continued comfort and care of our mom/nana. Private viewing and Scripture services to be held at a later date. Arrangements by BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL.

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Published in Arizona Daily Star on May 19, 2020.
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May 25, 2020
So sorry to hear about Elida. I did not know her for long but I always enjoyed visiting with her while visiting my mom Dina .
I have some photos of her if youd like them. Sorry for your loss.
Liza Perez
May 22, 2020
My most sincere condolences to the family.
Sonia Q.
May 19, 2020
My Dad Ramon Saavedra Dorame brought you my attention about Lily. I have a photo of her holding me as a 1 year old baby. Shed babysit for my Momma Trinidad Leon who is now in heaven. Ive always thought what a Beautiful heart and soul she was! God Bless you all and our Sincerest condolences.
Herlinda Gonzales
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