Emma B. Begay, 119, of Prewitt, New Mexico passed away on April 6, 2007 in Prewitt. Emma was born Nov. 3, 1887 in Mariano Lake, New Mexico. She was a homemaker and weaver.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Santiago Begay; parents, Littleman Bodie and Edi Bah Charley Bodie; sons, Wilbert Begay, Herman Begay, Marvin Begay and Freddie Begay; daughters, Jenie Thomas and Beatrice McDonald, sisters, Julia Jake, Esther Newman and Mrs. Vandever.
She is survived by her children, Angela Begay and Velma Delarito, both of Prewitt, New Mexico, and Anita Willetto of Casamero Lake, New Mexico; and more than 300 grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great great-grandchildren, and great great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Emma B. Begay, 119,of Prewitt, New Mexico will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2007 at the family home in Prewitt, New Mexico. Burial will follow at Grants Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Glenn Loretto, Delbert Begay, Mike Willeto, Eugene Lee, Jeremiah Apachito, and Bennie Loretto.
Compassion Mortuary is in charge of all arrangements.
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