Angel R. Frias
Birth date: October 2, 1924
Death date: October 24, 2013
Angel Frias, 89, of Paulden, AZ, passed away at the VA Hospice in Prescott, AZ on October 24, 2013, with family at his side.
Angel was born October 2, 1924, in Puntenney, AZ to Encarnacion and Juana Frias. He was raised in Puntenney, Drake, and Perkinsville. He lived in Jerome, Prescott, and Paulden.
Angel was very proud to have served in the army during World War II.
He worked as a miner in Jerome and the Iron King mine in Humbolt, AZ. He owned and operated Angel's Tortilla factory on McCormick St. He had customers that bought his tortillas and took them home - as far as Alaska and the east coast.
He is survived by his wife Maria Dolores Frias; daughters Marcella Apolinar (Ernie), Vera Mancha, of Prescott, Tammy Romero (Harry) of Glendale AZ; sons Angel Browning (Denise) of Goodyear Az, Hector Frias (Yvonne) of Avondale, Az, Angel Frias of Phoenix AZ and Gerald Mendibles of Prescott, Ariz; brothers Guadalupe Frias (Bertha), and Jesus Frias; sisters Connie Reyes (Eddie) and Lucy Hernandez (Larry) all of Prescott; and sister Petra Padilla of San Pedro, Ca. Angel has 14 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren.
9:30 am to 10:30 am on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 150 Fleury St. Prescott Arizona (map/driving directions)
Rosary will begin at 10:30 a.m.
11:00 am on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 150 Fleury St. Prescott Arizona (map/driving directions)
Committal service is at 2:00 p.m Thursday, October 31st, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona 23029 N Cave Creek Rd Phoenix AZ 85024 (map/driving directions)