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Rita Quintana Holguin
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Birth: May 22, 1904
Death: Feb. 22, 1985

(Ref: CARLSBAD CURRENT-ARGUS, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, reads as follows:

Rosary will be said Monday at 7 p.m. at the West Funeral Home Chapel for Rita Quintana Holguin, 80, of Salinas, Calif. Mass will be said Tuesday at 10 a.m. at San Jose Mission with burial to follow in Sunset Gardens Memorial Park. Her sons will serve as pallbearers. Mrs. Holguin died Friday in Salinas.

Born and raised in Redford, Texas, she married the late Santiago Holguin in Presidio, Texas, Dec. 12, 1927. Shortly after, the couple moved to Carlsbad and all 12 of their children were born here.

She is survived by six sons, Michael, Santiago Jr. and Tommy, all of Albuquerque, Daniel, Carlsbad, Lazaro, McAllen, Texas, and Alphonso, El Paso; six daughtes, Michela Gonzales and Elizabeth Kirk, Albuquerque, Eustolia Ielacgua, Belen, Ramona Holguin, Salinas, and Emilia Price and Maria Holguin, both of San Jose, Calif.; three brothers, Lorenzo Quintana, Marfa, Texas, and Ismael and Daniel Quintana, El Paso; five sisters, Victoriana Lujan, Chihuahua, Mexico, Dominga Morales, El Paso, and Dorotea Quintana, Cecelia Bejarano and Sixta Chavarria, all of Marfa; 36 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. 
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  Santiago Gallegos Holguin (1902 - 1962)*
  Tomas Quintana Holguin (1946 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Betty
Record added: May 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69752368
Rita <i>Quintana</i> Holguin
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