Jennie C. Franco, age 80, of Mesa, Ariz. passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at Banner Baywood Medical Center in Mesa.
She was born in Globe, Ariz. on July 18, 1940. Jennie was the daughter of Theodore Cienfuegos and Soyla Ramirez Cienfuegos.
She worked as a Quality Assurance Officer for Motorola. Jennie enjoyed cooking and spending time with family, and she was well known for her rice and beans and chicken mole. She loved taking part in family festivities and dressing up as Mrs. Claus, helping Santa hand out gifts to the kids.
Jennie is preceded in death by her parents Theodore and Soyla Cienfuegos and her husband Raul G. Franco (2006). She is survived by her children Kristen Franco of Mesa, Steve Franco (Paula) of Mesa, Ralph Franco (Gina) of Mesa, Elizabeth (Robert) of Mesa and Susan Garcia of Gilbert, her brother Ted Cienfuegos of Globe and sister Annie Quiroz of Mesa along with 13 grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass was held on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Miami.
Interment of ashes will be held at Mountain Breeze Memorial Gardens in Miami.
Assisting the family; Lamont Mortuary of Globe.