Hortencia Aguayo Verdugo 90, beloved mother, grandmother, and sister of Phoenix, AZ, passed away on December 31, 2008. She was born in Ray-Sonora, AZ. She was preceded in death by her parents Angela and Alejandro Aguayo, son, Harold and the father of her children, Robert G. Verdugo. Hortencia is survived by her daughter, Linda V. Ramirez Carlos, 5 sons, Robert Mary Lou, Arnold, Jaime, Larry Connie, and Rudy Mary, 26 grandchildren, 53 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great grandchildren. She has two surviving brothers, Daniel Aguayo Katie, and Richard Aguayo. Visitation will be from 9:00-10:00am, with a Rosary at 10:00am and Funeral Mass immediately following at 10:30am, Monday, January 5, 2009 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1954 North 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations in her name to Hospice of the Valley 1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85016 or St. Agnes Church.