Maria V. Ortiz, 89, of Dunkirk died Thursday (Nov. 7, 2013) at the Chautauqua County Home.
She was born April 1, 1924 in Cayey, Puerto Rico, daughter of the late Juan and Dolores (Aponte) Ortiz.
Mrs. Ortiz was the mother of 14 children.
Calling hours will be held Monday from 2-5 p.m. at Iglesia Getsemani Church in Dunkirk. A funeral ser-vice will be held Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. On Tuesday at 10 a.m., a prayer service will take place in the church. Arrangements by the McGraw-Kowal F.H.