Esperanza Ramos Rubio; born in El Marchal, Almeria, Andalusia Spain in 1937; entered into eternal rest on Sept. 19, 2022, in Litchfield Park, Ariz. after a long illness. She was surrounded by her doting grandsons and devoted, three-legged, pit bull Leonidas “Leo” Silky Wigglebutt.
She is survived by her children Eloise, John and Lola; and grandchildren Alexander, Beau, Rhett and Aiden; her sister Amparo and brother Juan of Spain; her sister-in-law Carmen; numerous nieces and nephews in Spain and France; and fur grandbabies Annabelle, Sunny, Lily, Leo, Chloe, Buddy, Violet, Ella, Athena, Thor, Sophie and Mitzi.
Esperanza was preceded in death by her parents Guillermo (Saturnino) and Isabel, and her spouse of 40 years, John. Sisters Isabel and Maria of France, and brother Guillermo of Spain. She is awaited across the rainbow bridge by her beloved fur angels Mayhem, Heidi and Sugar Bear.
Interment will be private in Calif. The family wishes to thank Dr. Petit, nurse Brenda, Amy, Robyn, Patty, Luis, Chaplain Andy and the staff of Comprehensive Hospice and Palliative Care of Phoenix, Ariz. for their phenomenal care and support of our family through this difficult time.