|Death: ||Nov. 29, 2004|
Stella C. Barela, age 82, passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long illness at home on November 29, 2004.
Stella was a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, born in Duranes and raised in Barelas. Stella was blessed to care for her father Frank Chavez and her mother Carolina Wilson until their death in 1943 and 1973.
In March of 1990 Stella suddenly lost her husband Leandro Barela of 43 years.
He was the love of her life. Her children Frank L. Barela and wife Evelyn S, Barela as well as her special "angel" Angela Barela Wasson and husband Jerome Wasson were blessed to take care of Stella until her death.
Stella's grandchildren Arellana Barela Cordero and husband Adrian, Frank L. Barela Jr and wife Kristina were there to support and love her as well. Three great grandchildren Calista and Avery Cordero and Alicia Barela, they gave Stella great joy in her last days.
Leandro Barela (1922 - 1990)
Mount Calvary Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: AlbFirefly
Record added: Mar 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87455866
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