Alberta Fern Yucupicio, 69 passed away on May 15, 2023 in Chandler. She was born on November 2, 1953 to Ellsworth Edwin Justin and Susan Marie Lewis Justin in Sacaton.
Alberta was a minister who enjoyed singing at church. She loved to spend time with her family; including her church family and would travel to Texas to visit them. Alberta enjoyed drawing, painting, arts and crafts. She liked playing video games especially Pacman. Alberta will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend.
She is survived by her spouse: George Yucupicio; her children: Phillip Yucupicio, Raylene Valdez, Izaiah Yucupicio, Roberta Justin, Roxanne Sustaita, Crystal Lewis, Brandon Justin, Brent Justin, Wendle Justin and Clarinda Justin; twenty-three grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.
Alberta is preceded in death by her parents; her children: Andrea Price, Jordan Yucupicio and Anna Justin; her siblings: Roger Justin, Paula Justin and Valerian Justin; and her granddaughter: Makisha Collier.
Wake will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2023 at District 5 Multipurpose Center in Bapchule. Church Service will be at 6 a.m. Saturday, May 27, 2023 at Casa Blanca Assembly Church. Burial to follow at Vah-Ki Cemetery.