Mary M Campos- Mesa Arizona
Mary M Campos age 81 of Mesa Arizona. Born June 7, 1939. Passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020.
Mary was the youngest of 12 children, born to Mercedes, Sr. and Lorenza Martinez. Mary
Was born in Mesa, Arizona, never moved away, spent the rest of her life in Mesa.
She attended Mesa schools. Being the youngest, her brothers would tease her and call her Rosa, and
Because it made her angry and she would cry, that gave the older children more reasons to keep calling
Her Rosa, that name stuck with her and up to this day a lot of her relatives still called her Rosa.
She loved music, her sister-in-law who lived close to Mary’s parent’s home, tells that she could hear
Her playing her music all the time. Mary convinced her dad to allow her to buy a musical instrument.
She bought an accordion, took lessons and loved playing her accordion. She lost interest when she met
her boyfriend George Campos, they were soon married and they had two children Michael Campos and
George Campos, Jr. She worked for the City of Mesa, until she retired. Enjoyed her life to the fullest, even thru her illness
She stayed positive and managed her life. She is survived by her son Michael Campos, Sr., Grand Children Michael Campos, Jr., Brandy Campos,
Great Grand Children Carina Facio, Angel Facio, Elias Ortiz, Luis Ortiz, Athena Ortiz, Jesus (Chuy)
Rodriguez. Brothers Paul Martinez, wife Roberta and Andrew Martinez, wife Margie. Many nieces
and nephews. She is gone, but will always live in our hearts.
Due to COVID-19 restriction, no funeral or church service will be planned.