Monica Suski Yoshimura-Quintana

December 8, 1944 - May 26, 2023
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Monica Suski Yoshimura-Quintana 

It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Monica Suski Yoshimura-Quintana, 78, passed away on May 26th 2023 in Tucson. Monica was born in Chicago and spent most of her childhood in Phoenix. She graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and initially worked as a Probation Officer for the Pima County Juvenile Probation Department. She later worked over twenty-four years at Pretrial Services as a Case Manager for the Arizona Superior Court In Pima County. It was through her work that she met her future husband, Daniel and became a great team member in the Supervision and Investigation Unit. 

Monica enjoyed attacking Sudoku puzzles, taking pottery classes with her husband Dan, and showing their American Kennel Club Bassett Hound, Absinthe Kit Walker “Junior” and was Award the Best of Breed Bassett Hound, in New Mexico and Arizona. 

Monica is preceded in death by her mother, Clara Yoshimura and father Joe Yoshimura. She is survived by her husband Daniel Yoshimura-Quintana, sister Ellen Yoshimura, brother Mark Yoshimura, niece Dana, and nephews Stephen, Scott, Dustin, Taylor, and Taj. Monica , sister in law Pilar , and brother in law Louis . will always be missed by her family and friends. 

A celebration of Monica’s life and a green burial service will be held on June 10th, 2023, 1:30pm at the Marana Mortuary Cemetery. 12146 W. Barnett Rd. Marana, AZ 85653. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to or 

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Service Schedule

Service Information

Date: Saturday, June 10, 2023

Time: 1:30 pm

Marana Mortuary Cemetery


12146 W. Barnett Rd
Marana, Arizona 85653

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, June 30, 2023

Marana Mortuary Cemetery


12146 W. Barnett Rd
Marana, Arizona 85653


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Born: December 8, 1944
Died: May 26, 2023

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Esther A. Slate posted on 6/3/23

Monica was one of a kind. She had the best work ethic and demonstrated true compassion for the population she served. I learned a lot from her in the workplace. She was very well respected and I truly admired her. I appreciated her honesty, loyalty and friendship. Until we meet again my friend.


Larry & Maria Escobedo posted on 6/2/23

Dan & Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Rest In Peace Monica.