86 passed away on February 14th, 2011. She was born January 4th, 1925 in Hayden, AZ. She is preceded in death by her loving husband Antonio A. Cota and survived by siblings , Ricky Garcia, Jennie Pacheco, Rudy Garcia and Patsy Rios, her daughter Gloria Hughes and her son-in-law Burton Hughes, her son Antonio “Gordo” H. Cota Jr., three grandchildren Alisa, Teresa, and Luciano. Carmen was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She worked for Phoenix School District. She loved to read, especially the morning paper. Our family is deeply saddened by her passing but is happy that she is now home with her lord and Savior and loving husband of 53 years who saw it fit to bring her home on Valentines Day. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00pm, with a Rosary at 7:00pm Monday the 21st at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday the 22nd at 11am at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 909 E. Washington Street. Interment will follow immediately at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.