Services for Julia Christina Ortiz, 16, of Grants, N.M., will be held at The Potters House Christian Center, 342 N. First St., Grants, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at 11 a.m.
Burial will follow at Grants Memorial Park Cemetery, Roosevelt Avenue.
Julia was born on May 11, 1996, in Albuquerque, N.M., to George and Rhea Ortiz.
She passed away on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012.
Julia was an active member of The Church of Christ in Grants and a member of the youth group.
She would have graduated from high school this year.
Julia was very artistic, and aspired to be a beautician after graduation.
She is survived by her parents, George and Rhea Ortiz, of Grants; brothers: Jonathan, Jared, and Joseph and wife,
Heather; grandfather, Eloy Ortiz; and many other family and friends who loved Julia and will miss her.
Pallbearers will be: Fernando Lopez, Mylon Chavez, Adam Ortiz, Justin Gonzales, Chris Alires, and Jeremy Salcido.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Daniel Gonzales, Dominic Salcido, Wesley Malcolm, Joshua Alires, Anthony Alires, and Dominic Baca.
Direct Funeral Services, Albuquerque, is in charge of arrangements.