Emilia "Millie" Amaya, loving wife and mother, born on June 29, 1960 passed away July 31, 2012 at the age of 52.
Millie graduated from Riverside High School in 1979 and from UTEP in 1984 with a Nursing Degree. She took great pride in her husband, children and extended family members. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Millie was actively involved in her children's school activities. She will always be remembered for her natural ability to radiate a zest for living life to the fullest and her compassionate personality, but most of all for her "Faith" in God. She touched the hearts of everyone she met and would look out for those less fortunate.
She was preceded in death by her father, Juan Leobardo Soria.
Millie is survived by her loving, devoted husband, David, to who she was happily married for 25 years, Sons; David Matthew and Jonathan Andrew. She is survived by her mother, Sarah F. Soria, sisters; Rachel Herrera, Mary Valenzuela, Irma Ramirez, Patty Morales, brothers; Leobardo and Cecilio Soria.
The Amaya family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, August 3, 2012 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a Prayer Service at 6:30 pm at Funeraria Del Angel Martin East. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 11:00 am at Funeraria Del Angel Martin East. Interment will follow immediately at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.