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Emilia “Emma” Baca

Las Vegas, San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
Death 20 Oct 2001 (aged 92)
Burial Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 100019764 · View Source
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Emilia "Emma" Baca of Albuquerque was called to heaven on October 20, 2001. Emma was born August 7, 1909 to Guadalupe and Consuela Baca of Las Vegas, NM. Emma was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Max DeHerrera Sr., daughter, Kathleen Cervantes, son, Max DeHerrera Jr., her father, mother, five sisters and one brother. Emma is survived by her son, Max DeHerrera Jr. and his wife, Evelyn of Fountain, CO, daughter, Gloria DeHerrera of Santa Fe and daughter-in-law, M.A. DeHerrera of Bloomfield, NM. Emma also leaves with loving memories, 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren who will miss her dearly. Emma was a vibrant and energetic soul who loved her family. Emma's work was in the home and caring for the family business. Emma loved to crochet and playing with her grandchildren. Visitation will be held for friends of the family on Wednesday, October 24, 2001 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. with Rosary following at 7:00 p.m. held at Sandia Funeral Care, 7601 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM. Funeral Mass will be held at Queen of Heaven Church Parish on Thursday, October 25, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. Emma will be laid to rest at Mount Calvary with her husband whom she is dancing with to the music of the mariachis.

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  • Created by: P Barela
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100019764
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emilia “Emma” Baca (7 Aug 1909–20 Oct 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100019764, citing Mount Calvary Cemetery, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by P Barela (contributor 46573401) .