|Birth: ||Mar. 10, 1961|
San Diego County
|Death: ||Mar. 3, 2008|
New Mexico, USA
Joann Elizabeth Encinias, 46, a resident of Villanueva, N.M. passed away on Monday March 3, 2008.
She was born in Escondido, Cal., on March 10, 1961 to Joe and Mary Salarzano. Joann was united in marriage to David Encinias on Feb. 14, 1982, at Nuestra Seņora de Guadalupe Catholic Church in Villanueva, N.M.
A lifelong Catholic, she was a former mayordomo of Nuestra Seņora de Guadalupe Church and was a very active member in community events.
Joann is preceded in death by her sister, Nonie Salarzano.
She is survived by her husband, David E. Encinias of the family home in Villanueva, N.M.; her children Sammy, Anthony, Mona, Rachel and Teddy; daughters-in-law Elena Encinias and Hope Encinias; grandchildren Estrella, Cruzito, Santiago and Analisa Encinias; father and mother Joe and Mary Salarzano of Escondido, Calif.; sister Sandra and husband Louie Castorena and brother Joey Salarzano; nieces and nephews Michael, Brandy, Victoria, Louie Jr., all of Escondido, Calif.; Stephanie, Isaac, EJ, Brittney, Julie, Tiffany, Adrienne, Ramon III., and Zachary; sisters-in-law Debbie and Lisa Encinias, Vicky and husband Ramon Gallegos; mother-in-law Lourdes Encinias and Anivar Encinias and father-in-law Eppie Encinias. She is also survived by numerous other relatives and many friends.
Joann was a very simple and jolly person who always had a smile to brighten up everyone's day. She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening, watching MASH, the beach, taking long walks, picking flowers and fruit with her grandchildren and enjoying time with her family.
Rosary devotional services will be held at 7 on Wednesday evening at Nuestra Seņora de Guadalupe Catholic Church in Villanueva, N.M.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 on Thursday morning by Father Thomas Kayammakal also at Nuestra Seņora de Guadalupe Church.
Burial will follow at the Villanueva Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Patsy Gallegos, Michael Marrujo, Viviana Sena, Juan Diego Encinias, Dawna Gallegos, Ramon Gallegos, Brenda Gonzales and EJ Solis. Honorary pallbearers will be Cruzito, Estrella, Santiago, Analisa, Tiffany, Sofia, D.J., Theodore, Naomi, Alizay, Diondre, Sydney, Chamonie, Cierra, John Jon and Kailee.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Home; 425-6551.
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Mar 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25111756