GRANTS — Funeral Mass for Marcella Gonzales, 53, will be 9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 8, at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church. Burial will be in Grants Memorial Park. The Very Rev. Alberto Avella will officiate. A Rosary will be recited 7 p.m., tonight, Sept. 7, at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church.
Gonzales died Sept. 3 2010, in Grants. She was born Oct. 12, 1956, in Grants. Gonzales had been employed as a teacher's aide for many years.
Survivors include her children, Alisha Lopez of Milan, Andrea Gonzales of Grants, Ashlee Gonzales of Grants; mother, Mellie Rael of Grants; sisters, Angela Torrez of Grants, Julie Russell of Grants; brothers, Fred Rael Sr. of Grants, Peter Rael Jr. of Grants; seven grandchildren.
Gonzales was preceded in death by her father, Peter O. Rael Sr.; Adelina Rael, Isabel Chavez. Pallbearer will be Michael Lopez Jr, Phillip Jiron, Anthony Marquez, Adrian Gonzales, Brandon Rael, Erick Garcia Jr.
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