|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1934|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2006|
GALLUP — Funeral Mass for Camelita Alonzo, 71 will be at 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 21 at the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Father Gerry will officiate. Burial will be at the Gallup City Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Rollie Mortuary Palm Chapel, today, March 20 at 11 a.m. A rosary will also be recited today, March 20, at the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church at 7 p.m.
Alonzo died on March 16 in Gallup. She was born on November 27, 1934 in La Jara, NM. Carmelita enjoyed gardening, painting and drawing. She belonged to the St. Francis Choir for many years. She collected angels and loved caring for her grandchildren.Survivors include her husband, Magdaleno "KIKI" Alonzo of Gallup; sons, Edward "Eddie" Alonzo, Lawrence "Lencho" Alonzo and Magdaleno "Meno" Alonzo, all of Gallup; daughters, Josie Hackett and Stephanie Martinez, both of Gallup and Carlone Rohan of Albuquerque; sisters, Belle Campbell of Colorado and Estella Crespin of Cuba, NM; brothers, Ismael "Smiley" Gonzales of Gallup and Medardo Gonzales of Grants; 26 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren.
Alonzo was preceded in death by her parents, Elizardo and Emelia Gonzales.
Pallbearers will be Eddie Alonzo Jr., Josh Alonzo, Robert Alonzo, Josef Chavez, Patric Chavez, Nathan Crespin, Armando Rohan and Christopher Rohan.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the Knights of Columbus Hall following the Mass.
Rollie Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
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Gallup City Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
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Record added: Apr 09, 2006
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