Genevieve Julie Varela Quinones, 77, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away November 28, 2008 peacefully. She was born January 3, 1931 in Scottsdale Arizona. Julie was the beloved wife of the late Ruben Quinones for 48 years and mother of the late Roberta Quinones. She was a member of the American Legion’s Women’s Auxiliary. She retired from Motorola after 21 years. She is survived by one sister Gloria Maldonado, brothers Joe J. Varela and Ernest Varela; son, Richard Quinones; grandchildren Charles, Regina, Ruben, Genevieve, Melissa, Frank, Rikki and Syriana; great-grandchildren Charles III, Julianna, Nadine, Roberta, Olivia, Noah, Mariah and Mary Jane. Visitation will be at 9:00 A.M., with Funeral Mass to follow at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, December 4, 2008 at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 6200 S. Central Ave., Phoenix. Interment St. Francis Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower St. Phoenix, AZ 85014, American Diabetes Association, 8125 N. 23rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021 or the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 6907 E. Thomas Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85251.