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Petra Carrasco Gonzalez
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1915
Death: Nov. 18, 2003

(Ref: CARLSBAD CURRENT-ARGUS, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, reads as follows:

LOVING--A funeral Mass for Petra C. Gonzalez, 88, of Ash Road, is scheduled for 2 p.m. today at San Jose Catholic Church with Father Valentine Jankowski officiating. Interment will follow at Santa Catarina Cemetery.

A vigil was recited Thursday at San Jose Church.

Friends may call 8 a.m. to service time today at San Jose Church.

Mrs. Gonzalez died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, at home.

West Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Petra Carrasco Gonzalez was born Jan. 18, 1915, in Barstow, Texas, to Elauterio and Logina Olivas Carrasco. She was raised in Marfa, Texas.

Petra married Rejino Porraz Gonzalez in 1920 in Redford, Texas, and soon after, moved to Loving. She worked the family farm, growing hay and cotton while being a full-time wife and mother.

Petra loved her family and purple flowers and was a member of San Jose Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Sept. 30, 1982, and an infant daughter, Anita Gonzalez.

She is survived by sons, Ramon, Rejino Jr. and Robert Gonzalez all of Loving and Rodrigo Gonzalez of Las Vegas, Nev.; daughters, Amelia Methola of Carlsbad, Avelina Campos of Loving, Anita Castaneda of Carlsbad, Armida Villanueva of Odessa, Texas, and Alicia Gonzalez of the family home in Loving; sisters, Cleofas Rodriquez of Carlsbad and Manuela Hernandez of Oregon; a brother, Pablo Carrasco of Redford; and 38 grandchildren, 91 great-grandchildren, 28 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great-grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  Eleuterio Carrasco (1877 - 1951)
  Lonjina Olivas Carrasco (1881 - 1951)
  Rejino Porraz Gonzalez (1908 - 1982)
  Rejino C. Gonzalez (____ - 2005)*
  Adela Carrasco Luna (1898 - 1988)*
  Salome Olivas Carrasco (1903 - 1992)*
  Candelario Olivas Carrasco (1906 - 1983)*
  Angelita Carrasco Hensley (1908 - 1997)*
  Francisca Carrasco Holguin (1912 - 2000)*
  Petra Carrasco Gonzalez (1915 - 2003)
  Cleofas Carrasco Rodriguez (1924 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Betty
Record added: Sep 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96740577
Petra <i>Carrasco</i> Gonzalez
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