Gloria O. Cordova a Phoenix native passed away on December 13, 2008 at the age of 83. Preceded by her husband The Honorable Valdemar A. Cordova. She is survived by her children Ken Cordova, Valerie John Susie and Lexia Jim Lugo, grandchildren Madison, Aja Lugo and Leslie Susie, brother Ralph Orduno and sister Julie Orduno. Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00pm, with a Rosary at 7:00pm, Thursday, December 18 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 East Indian School Road. Funeral Mass will be Friday, December 19 at 10:00am, at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 5045 E. Thomas Road. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to the Valdemar Cordova Scholarship Fund in care of the Los Abrigados, P. O. Box 813, Phoenix, Arizona, 85001.