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Benito T. Murrietta:

May 14, 1931 - March 06, 2017

Benito T. Murrietta is survived by his wife of 64 years, Viola Torres Murrietta. They were blessed with four children, Nancy Tyler (John), Gloria Munoz (Joe), Daniel Murrietta (Julie) and Bridgette Eller (Michael). He is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren He was preceded in death by his brother Baltazar and two sisters, Tillie and Della. He has one surviving sister Betty.

Benito was born in Grants, New Mexico on May 14, 1931 to Tomas and Piedad Murrietta

Benito was proud of his military service in the US Army. He was stationed in Germany while in the military. Benito retired after 30 years from the Electronic Division at General Electric.

The Memorial will be held at the: Funeraria Melcher Mortuary Chapel of the Roses on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 9:00 am.
Address: 43 South Stapley Drive, Mesa, AZ 85204
Phone: 480-964-4537

The Burial will be at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona with the committal service at 11:00 am Thursday, March 23, 2017
Address: 23029 N. Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, AZ 85024

A luncheon will be held following the burial at the Velda Rose Club House in Mesa
Address: 5770 Colby Street, Mesa, AZ 85205