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Maria Vergara Leon

September 13, 1952 — March 24, 2022

HAZELTON

Maria de los Angeles Leon Vergara passed away at her home on March 24, 2022. She was born September 13, 1952 in Bellas Fuentes, Michoacan, Mexico to Baltazar Vergara and Delfina Juarez.  In 1968 Maria married Jose Leon Arteaga and moved to Hazleton, Idaho.

Maria was a devoted mother to her seven children: Maria Guadalupe, Heriberto, Leticia, AnaLaura, Jose, Lili, and Juan Leon Vergara. Maria was a loving and caring woman.  Anyone who would come to visit she would not let them leave without having something to eat.  She dedicated her time to her husband, Jose. Maria loved taking care of her plants, flowers, and garden. Maria would always say “God bless you, thank you for coming, I love you” anytime someone would come and visit.

Maria survived by her husband, Jose Leon Arteaga; her children, Heriberto (Socorro), Leticia (Eliazar), Jose (Gillermina), AnaLaura, Lili, and Juan Leon Vergara; her grandchildren and great grandchildren; nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents, Baltazar Vergara and Delfina Juarez; her daughter, Maria Guadalupe Leon; her grandson, Hector Ortiz; and her brother, Antonio Vergara.

A Rosary service well be held from 6pm until 9pm, Thursday March 31, 2022, at Farnsworth Mortuary, 1343 S Lincoln Ave, Jerome. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am, Friday, April 1, 2022 at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 216 2nd Ave E, Jerome. Graveside service will conclude at Hazelton Cemetery, 1980 E 850 S Hazelton.

From the Family Leon Vergara we want to thank everyone who has supported the family during these difficult times.

María de los Ángeles León Vergara nació el 13 de septiembre de 1952 en Bellas Fuentes, Michoacán México a Baltazar Vergara y Delfina Juárez. En 1869 Maria se casó con José León Arteaga  y se mudó a Hazleton, Idaho. María fue una madre dedicada a sus 7 hijos María Guadalupe, Heriberto, Leticia, AnaLaura, José, Lili y Juan León Vergara. María era una mujer cariñosa que cualquiera que vinería a visitarla no los dejaba irse sin haber comido algo, aunque fuera frijoles. Dedicó su tiempo a su esposo José. A María le encantaba cuidar de sus plantas, flores y jardín. María siempre decía "Dios te bendiga, gracias por venir, te quiero" cada vez que alguien venía a visitarla.

María sobrevivió por su esposo José León Arteaga; sus hijos Heriberto (Socorro) Leticia (Eliazar) Jose (Gillermina) AnaLaura, Lili y Juan León Vergara; sus nietos y bisnietos; sobrinos y sobrinas

Le precederán en la muerte sus padres Baltazar Vergara y Delfina Juárez, su hija María Guadalupe León, su nieto Héctor Ortiz y su hermano Antonio Vergara.

Maria de los Angeles Leon Vergara falleció en su casa el 24 de marzo de 2022. Se llevará a cabo un servicio de Rosario en Farnsworth Mortuary, 1343 S Lincoln Ave, Jerome el jueves 31 de marzo de 2022 de 6 p. m. a 9 p. m. La misa se llevará a cabo en la Iglesia Católica St. Jerome, 216 2nd Ave E, Jerome a las 11 a.m. y concluirá en Hazelton Cemetery, 1980 E 850 S Hazelton.

La Familia Leon Vergara queremos agradecer a todos los que nos han apoyado durante estos momentos difícil.

 
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