Luz Maria Ayala, age 85, passed away on August 27, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida.
She is survived by her loving children Juan Antonio Ayala, Eloina Martinez, and Maria Garcia; her devoted siblings Hector Ayala, Pedro Ayala, Raul Ayala, Luis Ayala, Felicita Gomez, Miriam Ayala and Irma Ayala; her precious grandchildren: Sally Garay, Luz Maria Garay, Samuel Garay, Rosemarie Rodriguez, Nancy Garcia, Ray Vazquez, Ernie Vazquez, Yolanda Vazquez and Andrea Vazquez; great grandchildren Shyhiem Sparkman, Taliyah Sparkman, Mya Sparkman, Carmen Sparkman, Kawaski Sparkman, Crystal Reyes, Kelvin Rosario, Yarisnel Rosario, Jazel Gonzalez, Jasmin Vargas Garay, Jada Garay, Janelle Garay, Rohnie Vails, Sandra Burgos, Jacob Burgos, Ajay Vasquez, Arick Vasquez, Araina Vasquez, Iyanna Vasquez, E'Mya Vasquez and Andre Vasquez; and her great-great grandchildren: Esmee Gonzalez, Mya Reyes and Mercey Rivera.
She was preceded in death by her two sons Reynaldo Ayala Vazquez and Hector Martinez; her brothers: Robert Ayala, Efrain Ayala and Reynaldo Ayala; her sister Rose Esther Ayala; and a granddaughter Carmen Rodriguez.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Friday, September 1, 2017 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the Rodriguez Funeral Home, J Street & Erie Ave, followed by a Liturgical Service.
She will be placed to rest at Greenmount Cemetery of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.