Bernice G. Ortega, 89, passed away August 20, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. Bernice was born in Dixon, New Mexico on June 21, 1926. She was preceded in death by her husband, Felix Ortega, and her parents, Pedro and Geneva Lujan Gonzales. She is survived by her 5 children, Emilio Gonzales, Gloria Mendibles, Rosita Ortega, May Villa, and Betty Florez. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM, followed by a rosary and funeral service, at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, Arizona. Interment will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Mesa, Arizona.