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 Antonia Maria “Toni” <I>Anaya</I> Ortega

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Antonia Maria “Toni” Anaya Ortega

  • Birth 5 Feb 1928
  • Death 28 Oct 2011 Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
  • Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
  • Plot 9, 1193
  • Memorial ID 80144302

Antonia Maria "Toni" Anaya-Ortega was born February 5, 1928, and died on October 28, 2011, at her home in Santa Fe NM after a courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family and taken care of by her daughter Sandra and grandson Marshall Martinez throughout her illness. She was greatly loved and will forever be our shining light in all of our lives. As a mother, sister, and grandmother she was a great inspiration to all the family with her loving devotion to our Lord and Blessed Mother that will never be forgotten. She was a great artist, seamstress, and cook, and had many other gifted talents.

She was preceded in death by her husband John L. "Lucio" Ortega, a veteran; son John "Richard" Ortega, also a veteran; mother Bessie Anaya; sister Sally Anaya; brother Henry Anaya; brother-in-law Frank Gonzales; sons-in-law Gilbert A. Martinez, Jimmy E. Gallegos, and Gilbert Martinez; and great-grandparents Teresita and Christobal Anaya from Galisteo.

Toni is survived by her sister Tessie Gonzales and family; brother Chris Anaya and family; sister-in-law Sophia Anaya; her daughters Gloria Gallegos and children James and Francine, Sandra D. Martinez and sons Marshall and Alex; daughter-in-law Theresa Ortega and children Richard John Ortega, Jr., and wife Leandrita, Vanessa and husband James Lee, Jessica Ortega, Krista and husband Martin Apodaca; her very beloved cousins Marian Romero and Charlotte Marquez; great-grandchildren John Carlo "JC" Martinez, Jordan Ortega, Christian Lee, Gabriella Lee, Jazlyn Ortega, Jolie Apodaca, Elias Ortega, Karlie Apodaca, Elijah, and Paul; and very dear family friend Tony Lopez.

(obituary from Berardinelli Family Funeral Service, Santa Fe NM)

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  • Created by: DogMama08
  • Added: 9 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80144302
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Antonia Maria “Toni” Anaya Ortega (5 Feb 1928–28 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80144302, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by DogMama08 (contributor 47394092) .