Josefina Camargo, age 76 of Phoenix, AZ died October 28, 2019, in Phoenix, AZ. She was born July 1, 1943, in Guadalajara, Mexico to Leon Contreras and Maria Refugio Carrillo. Josefina was a hard-working pillar of her family. She was a great cook who showed her love through her food. She always had a kind word to say and would give anything for her family. She often sang to her grandchildren and would make up songs especially for them. Her love was immeasurable.
Josefina is survived by her husband, Manuel Camargo; sons, Efrain Camargo, Oscar Camargo, and Marco Antonio Contreras; brother, Jesus Contreras; and eight grandchildren. A visitation and rosary will be held at 9:00 am followed by a mass at 10:30 am, Friday, November 8, 2019, at Mission San Fernando Rey de España, 15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd, Mission Hills, CA 91345. Burial will follow at the San Fernando Mission Catholic Cemetery, 11160 Stranwood Avenue, Mission Hills, CA 91345.