|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1939|
|Death: ||May 30, 2010|
Manuel Gallegos, age 71, a native of Dilia, N.M., and resident of Las Cruces, passed away unexpectedly at his home on May 30, 2010. Manuel was born in Dilia, N.M. on January 1, 1939, to Jose D. Gallegos and Flora Perea-Gallegos.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Lucy Montoya, brother, Henry Gallegos and his grandparents Martin and Teresita Perea.
He is survived by his daughter: Mary Ann Gallegos and husband Miguel Lucero; his sons: Leroy Gallegos and Michael Gallegos all of Moriarty, N.M; three grandchildren, Gabriel Lucero, Katrina Gallegos and Jeffrey Lucero; two great-grandchildren, Mario Tapia and Jaidyn Lucero; brothers, Patrick Gallegos and wife Marlyn and Ernest Montoya and wife Henrietta, all of Albuquerque, N.M.; one aunt: Maida Branch and husband Michael of Santa Fe, N.M., and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A rosary was recited on Thursday evening; funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Friday June 4, at the San Jose Catholic Church in Anton Chico, N.M. Interment will follow the services at the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Dilia, N.M.
Arrangements are entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home; (505) 425-6551.
Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery (Dilia)
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jun 05, 2010
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