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Melinda C. Antonia Chavez

June 19, 1922 ~ September 28, 2017 (age 95)
Melinda C. ANTONIA Chavez, age 95, born in Agua Fria, New Mexico, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away September 28, 2017. Mrs. Chavez is survived by her four daughters, Tillie Garcia and husband, Carmen, Theresa Tapia and husband, Larry, Frances Cruz and husband, Eddie, Angela Sanchez; daughter in law, June Chavez; ten grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and friends. Mrs. Chavez was preceded in death by her parents, Pablo and Cleotilde Romero; husband, Eugenio Chavez; sons, Carlos Gene Chavez, Pablo Abel Chavez; sister, Ida Lujan. Mrs. Chavez was a lifelong member of the Catholic church and a member of the Sacred Heart League. With deep gratitude to BeeHive Staff for their sincere and unwavering high quality of care, THANK YOU. Visitation will be Monday, October 2, 2017, from 6:15 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in the Gabaldon Memorial Chapel, 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW with a Rosary to be recited by the family at 7:00 p.m. A final visitation will be on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, 562 Atrisco Dr. S.W. with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Santa Clara Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Larry Tapia ll, Carlos Cruz, Mark Anthony Sanchez, Francisco Chavez, Michael Ross Sanchez, Carlos E. Chavez; Honorary pallbearers will be Benjamin Cruz, Rudy Jaramillo, Rudy Lujan, Jerry Lujan, Bob Gonzales, Maximus Jiron, Mark Sanchez Jr.

 Service Information

Cemetery

Santa Clara Cemetery
611 Foothill Dr SW
Albuquerque, NM

Visitation
Monday
October 2, 2017

6:15 PM to 7:00 PM
Gabaldon Mortuary
1000 Old Coors Dr. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87121

Rosary
Monday
October 2, 2017

7:00 PM to TBD
Gabaldon Mortuary
1000 Old Coors Dr. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87121

Final Visitation
Tuesday
October 3, 2017

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church
562 Atrisco Dr SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105

Mass
Tuesday
October 3, 2017

9:00 AM to TBD
Holy Family Catholic Church
562 Atrisco Dr SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105


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