Emma <I>Bodie</I> Begay


Emma Bodie Begay

Mariano Lake, McKinley County, New Mexico, USA
Death 6 Apr 2007 (aged 119)
Prewitt, McKinley County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Grants, Cibola County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 18922331 View Source
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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.

Copyright © 2007Cibola County Beacon.

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  • Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 13 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18922331
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Bodie Begay (3 Nov 1887–6 Apr 2007), Find a Grave Memorial ID 18922331, citing Grants Memorial Park, Grants, Cibola County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth D. Bogard (contributor 46562702) .