Margarita Diaz, 89, of Imlay City, recently of Lapeer, passed away Monday, January 4, 2010 at Lapeer County Medical Care Facility.
Margarita Anise was born on February 22, 1920 in Tampico, Mexico. She is the daughter of Salso and Fortina Anise. She had lived in the Imlay City community since 1955.
She married Porfirio Diaz on June 1, 1950 in Mexico.
Margarita was a member of the First Latin American Baptist Church in Imlay City. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Porfirio Diaz of Lapeer; and sister, Guadalupe Ayala of Monterey, Mexico. She is preceded in death by her 5 brothers and sisters.
A Funeral Service will be held at 12 p.m. today (Wed., Jan. 6) at the First Latin American Baptist Church in Imlay City. Pastor Ron Kersten and Pastor Angel Ojeda will officiate. Burial will follow at Dawn Memorial Cemetery.
Friends may call the First Latin American Baptist Church, where the family will be available for visiting from 10 a.m. - 12 noon today.
Funeral arrangements were made by Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Imlay City.