|Death: ||Apr. 16, 2009|
Delfido "Tito" Baca, 83, who was born in Tecolote, and a longtime resident of Las Vegas, N.M., and a resident of Springer for the last two years, was called home to our Lord Jesus Christ April 16, 2009, in his loving home, surrounded by family.
Delfido was preceded in death by his parents Pilar Baca and Vicentita Montoya Baca; Genevieve Baca, wife of 21 years, lifetime friend; sister Lugarda Dolores Rael and son Delifido Baca, Jr.
He is survived by his siblings Maria Natividad Baca of Las Vegas, N.M., Senaida Martinez and husband Luis of Roseville, Calif.; aunt Eloisa Montoya of Tecolote; sons Flavio Baca and wife Bernadette of Springer, Rudy Baca of Las Vegas; daughter Bernice Baca of Las Vegas; three grandchildren, Leonard and Kevin DeHerrera of Las Vegas and MaKayla of Springer; two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Delfido was retired from the New Mexico State Highway Department. He was active in the Senior Center for many years. He enjoyed playing pool, cards, and entertaining many with jokes and tricks, going to car shows, special hobby collecting arrowheads from all around and many other talents. He also loved spending time with family and friends. He was known for his kindness, loving and caring heart, his spirit; he touched many lives young and old. Delfido will be greatly loved and missed by family and friends.
Recitation of the Most Holy Rosary will be held Tuesday April 21, at 6:30 p.m. at the Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Las Vegas. Solemn Mass of the Resurrection will be held Wednesday, April 22, also at the Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m. with Father John Brasher as the celebrant. Rite of committal and interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Las Vegas.
Pallbearers will be Leonard DeHerrera, Kevin DeHerrera, Delfido Bustamante, Damian Lujan, Eric Lucero, Allen Herrera. Honorary pallbearers are Leonard DeHerrera Sr., family and friends.
Funeral arrangements for Delfido "Tito" Baca are under the direction of the Alderette-Pomeroy Funeral Home.
Esther Bernice Baca (1962 - 2014)*
Mount Calvary Cemetery
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36135596
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