PUEBLO PINTADO — Funeral services for Lucille Mae Cayaditto, 79, will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2, at Caleb Mesa Bible Baptist Church, Pueblo Pintado. Frankie Lopez and the Rev. Rodney Vincent will officiate. Burial will be in Counselor, N.M.
Cayaditto died Nov. 28, 2009, in Crownpoint. She was born Dec. 12, 1929, in Pueblo Pintado, into the Salt People Clan for the Mexican People Clan.
Cayaditto attended school in Phoenix and Sherman Indian School. She was with the vice president for local senior centers in Pueblo Pintado. Cayaditto was an artist with Native Arts, weaver, basket weaver, shash belt maker and did bead work.
Survivors include her sons, Dickson C. Chee, Roy Cayaditto Jr.; daughter, Lisa Cayaditto of Pueblo Pintado; brother, Chee Mitchell of Naguzi; sisters, Rosemary Pablo, Alice Julian, both of Pueblo Pintado; 27 grandchildren.
Cayaditto was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Cayaditto; mother, Jean Mitchell; father, Bonnie Mitchell.
Pallbearers will be Leonard Begay, Dustin Toledo, Mikkah Cayaditto, Tyson Yazzie, Myron Toledo, Vivian Toledo.
The family will receive relatives and friends at Pueblo Pintado Community Chapter, following services.
Cope Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.