|Birth: ||Apr. 4, 1924|
|Death: ||May 7, 2007|
Margaret M. Herrera, age 83, a longtime resident of Las Vegas, N.M., passed away on Monday, May 7, 2007, at the Vida Encantada Nursing Home.
She was born in Anton Chico, N.M. on April 4, 1924, to Amado Martinez and Amada Sena Martinez.
She retired in 1989 from the N.M. State Hospital where she was employed for 18 years as Nurse Tech.
A lifetime Catholic, she was a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Amado and Amada Martinez and grandson: Freddie Lujan.
She is survived by her son: Robert Herrera and friend Terry of Naples, Fla.; daughters: Nancy Montoya of Las Vegas, N.M.; Polly Joseph and husband Jerry of La Habra, Calif.; Barbara Garcia and husband David of Albuquerque; Lisa Herrera and Terry Greer both of Las Vegas, N.M.; son-in-law: Mickey Montoya of Las Vegas, N.M.; 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; numerous: nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Rosary devotional services will be conducted this evening at 7 at the Our Lady of Sorrows Church. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday at 9 a.m. at the Our Lady of Sorrows Church with Father C. John Brasher as celebrant. Interment will follow at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery with the following as casket bearers: Mark Montoya, Billy Montoya, Paul Silva, John Silva, Sheila Haile and Kristy Valdivia. Serving as honorary bearers will be all her remaining grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She will lie in state at the Rogers Chapel today from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. where family and friends may call.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Rogers Mortuary, Las Vegas, N.M., 1-800-479-3511 or 505-425-3511..
Mount Calvary Cemetery
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: May 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19347172