Isabel Maria Aparicio

Isabel Maria Aparicio, affectionately known as Izzy, 20 of Solomon, Arizona, passed away the evening of March 10, 2017, as a result of a tragic car accident. Isabel was born on November 19, 1996, to Rick and Debbie Aparicio.

Isabel graduated from Safford High School last year and was about to get her cosmetology license. She worked at Wal-Mart and was planning on going into the Navy Reserves.

Isabel enjoyed life, she loved being outdoors, playing sports, especially softball. She was an excellent pitcher and she especially enjoyed hanging out and doing stuff with her family.

Isabel is survived by: her loving parents, Rick and Debbie Aparicio; brother, Ricky and Sarah; sisters, Elizabeth (Vince) Hernandez, Jennifer (Aaron) Alvarado, Leticia (Tommy) Hernandez; younger brothers, Reynaldo and Manuel Aparicio; brother, Ysidro Sanchez; and sister, Jasmine Sanchez; many nieces and nephews; and her grandparents, Robert and Amelia Merino.

Isabel was preceded in death by: her brother, Tony Aparicio; Nana Manuela and Tata Juan Aparicio; and grandma, Margie Ruiz.

Our precious daughter Isabel, we will miss you forever. A void in our hearts will be, until the day comes, when we will be together again to laugh, talk, hold one another and say I Love You. Your memory will live on forever in each of us.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Izzy was celebrated Friday, March 17, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church by Rev. Robert Rodriguez. Committal services followed in the Safford Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Vining Funeral Home.