|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2007|
Helen Rivera died on Dec. 31, 2007, at St. Vincent Hospital from a sudden illness. She was a native of Las Vegas who loved taking care of her family, dancing and painting.
She is preceded in death by her husband Eddie Rivera Sr., sons Eddie Rivera Jr. and Julian Rivera, daughter Kathleen Rivera, father Victor Armijo and mother Elizabeth Armijo and grandchildren Serena and Donald Rivera.
Helen is survived by her daughters Katrina Rivera of Las Vegas, Elizabeth Zamora and husband Chris of Albuquerque, Lou Ann Romero and husband Art of Las Vegas, N.M., and son Richard Rivera of Mora, N.M., brothers Dale Armijo and wife Bonnie of Denver, Chucky Armijo and wife Linda of Denver, David Armijo of California and sister Eva and Anthony Toni from Kansas and special friend Severiano Griego of Anton Chico, N.M., grandchildren Adrian and Isaac Aguilar of Albuquerque, Brandon and Lance Romero of Las Vegas, N.M., Annette Rivera of Mora, N.M., Pete and Junior Rivera of Las Vegas, N.M. Gilbert and Michael Rivera of California and Jacob and Mariah Rivera of Las Vegas, N.M. Great Grandchildren Gage Aguilar, Eddie Galbadon, Alexus and Apryll Hicks, and Xavier Rivera
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Friday Jan. 4 from Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m., Saturday Jan. 5 also at Immaculate Conception Church. With respect to Helen's final wishes, cremation will follow the services and interment at Mount Calvary Cemetery will take place at a later time.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Home; 425-6551.
Mount Calvary Cemetery
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jan 03, 2008
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