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Sebastian A. Gonzalez of Goodyear, Arizona passed away May 31, 2023 at the age of 19. He was born November 8, 2003 in Lynwood, California to Francisco Gonzalez and Sandra Cabrera.
Sebastian was a member of the United States Marine Corp.
A visitation will be held in the family home from 4pm, Thursday, June8 to 3pm, Friday, June 9. A recitation of the Holy Rosary will begin at 6:30pm with the funeral service beginning at 7pm on Friday, June 9 at Thompson Funeral Chapel. His final resting place will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in Avondale, Arizona.
Aurora Suniga of Tolleson, Arizona passed away May 22, 2023 at the age of 76. She was born February 15, 1947 in Phoenix, Arizona to Juan Cañez and Dolores Verduzco both of whom predeceased her. She was preceded in death by her husband Jesse Ben Sunga, Sr. daughter Dolores Muñoz, brothers Ernesto Cañez, Lencho Cañez, and Luis Cañez.
Aurora is survived by her daughter Gloria Ann Suniga, son Jesse Ben Suniga Jr., sisters Hortencia Reyes, Barbara Covarrubio, Marylou Polanco, and Gloria Cañez, and brothers Ruben Cañez, Pico Cañez, Johnny Cañez, Jimmy Cañez, Ruddy Cañez, and Manny Cañez. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
A visitation will begin at 10am on Saturday, June 17 at Grace Walk Church (7840 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85043) with funeral services starting at 11:30. Burial will take place at 1:15pm at St. Francis Cemetery.