|Birth: ||Sep. 23, 1927|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 23, 1998|
Charles A. Griego, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother, passed away on July 23, 1998 at the age of 70. Charles was born on September 23, 1927 in Santa Rosa, NM to the home of Pablo Griego and Bertha Alarid. Charles was reared and attended schools in Santa Rosa. Charles served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1947.
Charles married Bennie Padilla on August 5, 1951 in Clovis, NM. They made their home in Albuquerque in 1956. Charles worked for Kinney Brick Company in Albuquerque for 18 years. Charles was a member of the D.A.V. and the San Jose Catholic Church.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, and his son, Robert, who passed away in 1995.
Survivors include his wife, Bennie Griego of Los Lunas, three daughters, Nora Lee Mckay of Albuquerque, Patricia Crespin and her husband, Frank and Dolores Griego, all of Los Lunas, four sons, David Griego, Andrew Griego and Alex Griego, all of Albuquerque and Jerry Griego of Phoenix, AZ, four sisters, Annie Romero and her husband, Manuel of Fort Sumner, Rose Luna and her husband, Adolfo of Albuquerque, Nancy Sena and her husband, Tony of Santa Rosa and Erlinda Sandoval and her husband, Richard of Tucumcari, four brothers, George Griego and his wife, Evelyn, Pablo Griego and his wife, Sophie, Jim Griego and his wife, Gloria and Orlando Garcia and his wife, Priscilla, all of Santa Rosa. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.
Rosary services will be conducted on Saturday evening at 7:00 p.m. at San Jose Catholic Church, 2401 Broadway SE, a second Rosary will be held on Sunday evening at 7:00 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Santa Rosa. Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, with Father Sotero A. Sena officiating. Burial of cremains will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Santa Rosa. Serving as Honorary pallbearers will be his sons, brothers and son-in-law.
San Jose Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
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