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Juanita “Sadie” Velasquez Quintana

Death 24 Nov 2012 (aged 70–71)
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 101364931 · View Source
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Juanita Sadie, of Santa Fe, was predeceased by her parents Juan and Ernestina Velasquez; son Alex Quintana; sisters: Alice Velasquez and Emily Fuller; nephew Anthony Velasquez; brothers-in-law: Juan Maestas and Nestor Rael Jr.; and sister-in-law Priscilla Maestas and husband Jerry.

Sadie was survived by her lifelong companion Jose Abel Martinez; children: Eileen (fiancé Andrew Alarid) of Sombrillo, Anna Mae (companion Estevan Portillo) of Santa Fe, Peggy (fiancé Bert Martinez) of Alcalde and Carlos (companion Sandra Martinez); grandchildren: Jolenta (fiancé Matthew Fresquez Sr.), Tiffany and Anthony Quintana; great-grandchildren: Matthew Jr. and Bella Fresquez; father of Sadie's children Ross Quintana of Sombrillo; and daughter-in-law Tammy Huckabee; brothers: Juan O. Velasquez (wife Rose) of Rodarte and Manuel Velasquez (wife Mabel) of Bosque Farms; sisters: Adonelia Maestas of Grants and Cecelia Rael of Raton; and brothers-in-law: Harry Fuller of Pennsylvania, Calletano Martinez and wife Tanya, their son Zane (whom Sadie adored) of Oregon, Gerbacio Martinez and wife Sabina of Chimayo, Eppie Martinez and wife Rose, Fidel Martinez and wife Loyda of Chimayo, Richard Martinez and wife Marlene of California; sister-in-law: Eliza Cordova and husband Reynaldo of Chimayo; and numerous other loving relatives and friends.

Visitation and Rosary were on November 29 at the Berardinelli Chapel. Funeral Mass was on November 30th at St. Anne's Catholic Church. Burial followed at Santa Fe Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers; Roger Rael, Joey Rael, Matthew Fresquez Sr., Ruben Velasquez, Michael Martinez, Ronald Martinez. Honorary pallbearers: Bob, Marjorie and Liana Engle, Linnea Powers, Dave Craighead, Leo and Denise Vigil, Robert and Kelly Coriz, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.




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  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101364931
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Juanita “Sadie” Velasquez Quintana (1941–24 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101364931, citing Santa Fe Memorial Gardens, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by truchasnm (contributor 47143330) .