|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1923|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 2010|
Sulema, a long time resident of Santa Fe, passed away in Bowling Green, Kentucky where she was residing. She was predeceased by her parents, Lucia and Jose E. Valdez; her husband Celio Cavallo; brothers Jose Ramon, Bernardino, and Daniel Valdez; mother-in-law Presciliana Salazar; and brother-in-law Joe Cavallo.
Sulema was survived by her daughters, Josina M. Sanchez (husband Nonnie) of Rio Rancho, NM, Barbara Eva Powell (husband Bruce) of Bowling Green Kentucky, and Priscilla Martinez (husband Abel), of Vadito NM; her five grandchildren: Clarissa and Brian Martinez, Katrina Powell, Nevada and Angelina Sanchez; sisters-in-law Lugarda Valdez of Ojo Caliente, NM and Margaret Cavallo Lee of Ontario, CA. She was also survived by numerous other loving relatives and friends.
Sulema loved to pray the rosary and attend mass at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parrish in Santa Fe, NM. She was a very loving kind and caring mother always willing to help others. She was also a wonderful mother to her three daughters. She loved all her family very much.
Recitation of the rosary was held on 7 September 2010 in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. Mass of Christian Burial was on 8 September 2010 at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Santa Fe. Burial followed at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers: Nonnie Sanchez, Bruce Powell, Abel Martinez Jr., Brian Martinez, Elmo Garcia, Paul Marquez, Edward Mignardot and Mitchell Leblanc Jr.
If you wish, memorial contributions may be made in her name to Hospice of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104
Jose Encarnacion Valdez (1885 - 1965)
Lucia Herrera Valdez (1891 - 1977)
Celio Cavallo (1921 - 1987)
Santa Fe National Cemetery
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: 6, 0, 4987
Created by: truchasnm
Record added: Sep 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58612418