Rosa Maria Shipley, born July 15, 1946, went to be with Jesus on Sat, Jan 29, 2022. She loved her family and friends well; and had a close and special relationship with her grandchildren. To them she was “Abby’, short for Abuela. Rosa Maria was a committed Christian who loved the Lord and was cherished and loved by her church. She thoroughly enjoyed connecting with others and her wisdom was sought out by many. She always thought of others first and was a faithful friend. Rosa Maria is survived by her four children: Carlos, Grace, Cathy and Natalie.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 pm on Friday, Feb 4, 2022, at Gilbert Memorial Park, 2100 East Queen Creek Road, Gilbert AZ 85297.