Obituary: Maria D. Cordova of Chamisal


Obituary: Maria D. Cordova of Chamisal

Obituary: Maria D. Cordova, age 82 a resident of Chamisal formerly of Kearns, Utah went into the presence of her Lord on July 21, 2015. She was born in Chamisal, NM on August of 1932 to Gabrielita and Agapito Vasquez.

She was preceded in death by her first husband Alberto Romero, her second husband Fidolino Cordova, and her grandson Alfred James Gallegos.

She is survived by her daughter, Lorraine Gallegos (Jerry) of Ojo Sarco, NM, sons, Albert Romero (Ruth) of Roy, Utah, Randy Romero (Ella) and special niece Dora Dominguez (J.J.) of Chamisal, NM, step-sons, David Cordova, Michael Cordova and step-daughter Tina of Utah, as well as seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.

Serving the family as pallbearers will be: Steven Romero, Alfred Romero, Cindy Romero, Randy Romero, Florencio Pacheco and Carlos Maestas.

A public visitation will take place on Friday, July 24, 2015 from 6-7 pm at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Penasco, NM followed by a Rosary at 7:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 11:00 am also at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Penasco, NM.  Interment will follow the funeral service.

Arrangements by Rivera Family Funeral Home (505) 753-2288.