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Mary Lillian Atencio
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jun. 1, 2008

Age 56 a resident of Santa Fe, New Mexico, passed away on Sunday, June 01, 2008, following a short illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Atencio; maternal grandparents, Anita and Frutoso Romero; uncles Julio, Epimenio, Ruben, Ralph, Roger and Arturo Romero; aunt, Genevieve Miera; parents-in-law, Benjamin and Celina Atencio; brother-in-law, Arturo Atencio; first cousin, Christine Vigil. Mary Lillian Atencio was surrounded by so very many friends. She enjoyed traveling and she deeply loved her family; she could spend hours talking with her family and friends. She was very passionate about the American Cancer Society, The Aids Foundation and she sat on numerous committees. Mary Lillian gave of her time and talents unconditionally. She will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. She is survived by her mother, Cleo Gregory; sister, Anita Garland and husband Larry; brother, Glenn Gregory and wife Ethel, all of Lyden, New Mexico; special aunts, Frances Vigil and husband Clifford of Clovis, New Mexico and Edelia Menges and husband Jim of Florida; nieces, Jackie Gregory, Jill Montoya and husband Michael all of Albuquerque; nephews, Brian Garland and Stephen Gregory both of Lyden, New Mexico; grandnieces, Hope Sadie Montoya, and Faith Cleo Montoya; grandnephews, Luke Michael Montoya and Justin Garland all of Albuquerque, and numerous other relatives and friends. Assisting the family as pallbearers will be Jim Cooper, Matthew Miera, Stephen Gregory, Tim DeVargas, Daniel Montoya and Dan McClung. Honorary pallbearers are, Connie Archuleta, Kathy Galvan, Lucille Quintana, Mary Ellen Carr, and Margaret Romero. The family of Mary Lillian Atencio has placed their trust in the DeVargas Funeral Home of the Española Valley for her funeral arrangements.

6:30 p.m. - Tuesday

June 03, 2008

Sangre de Cristo Chapel

DeVargas Funeral Home


7:00 p.m. – Tuesday

June 3, 2008

Sangre de Cristo Chapel

DeVargas Funeral Home.

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 a.m. – Wednesday

June 4, 2008

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

San Juan, New Mexico


Velarde Catholic Cemetery

Velarde, New Mexico

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Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Cemetery
Rio Arriba County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jun 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27591543
Mary Lillian Atencio
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