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Marina Rios, born on November 29, 1965 in Yuma, AZ. Returned to her Heavenly Father the morning of January 17, 2014.


She is survived by her husband Brent Pattersen, her father Trinidad M. Ruiz, her twin sister Theresa A. Thorn, her son Dawson K. Douglas and countless family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother Beverly Ann (Leon) Ruiz.She was a member of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.She gave 20+ years of faithful service to Wells Fargo Wealth Management in Scottsdale, AZ.

As we celebrate her life and the miracle it was, she will always be remembered as a loving daughter, sister, mother and friend.


We were blessed to have her in our lives! She leaves us way too soon but with the best memories.We will Love and Miss her Always!


Information on Services:


A viewing will be held Friday January 24, 2014 at 3025 S. Hawes Rd. Mesa, AZ. 85212

From 10:00 am -11:00 am

Services to follow from 11:00am – 12:00

Reception to follow from 12:00 – 1:00 pm


Funeral Services will be at 2:00 pm at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery & Mortuary

9925 W. Thomas Road Avondale, AZ.  85392