FLORENCE — Refe F. Ayala, 59, died on Dec. 23, 2019.
Mr. Ayala was born on July 4, 1960, in Florence to Rudolph and Maria Ayala. He was a cattle rancher with the brand AVR and a Dallas Cowboys fan. He also was a Pinal County Elections technician before retirement.
He loved working on vehicles, riding ATVs in the desert and having family gatherings and cookouts.
Survivors include a daughter and son, Aiessa and Gabriel Ayala of Florence; his mother; and three siblings, Alma, Rudy and Margarita. He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Teresa C. Ayala Delsi.
Visitation beginning at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, at Assumption Catholic Church, with rosary recited at 10:30 and funeral Mass celebrated at 11. Burial in Florence Cemetery.
J. Warren Funeral Services, Cole & Maud Coolidge Chapel in charge of arrangements.