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Consuelo Ortiz

d. June 28, 2022

Consuelo G. Ortiz, 92, of Santa Fe, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 28, 2022.  She was born on October 1, 1929 in Santa Fe, one of nine brothers and sisters, the daughter of Bernardino and Feliz Garcia.  She graduated from Loretto Academy and worked for many years for the NM House of Representatives in both secretarial and supervisory positions.  She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Herman P. Ortiz, and is survived by two daughters, Marta Ortiz of New Mexico and Ann-Therese Ortiz of Philadelphia, PA.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Carmelite Monastery in Santa Fe NM ( or
Haven House Shelter (
Funeral mass will be Wednesday, 6 July 2022 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Albuquerque NM at 11 am with the reception of the body at 1045 am.  The address is 562 Atrisco SW, Albuquerque 87105.  Interment will be at the Santa Fe National Cemetery on 7 July 2022 at 930 am.

On behalf of the family, thank you to the caregivers and staff of HomeInstead for their care. Thanks to Frs. Patrick, Greg, Gino, and Oscar for their assistance throughout. A special thank you to Br Duane and mom’s goddaughter Martha H. And especially to all our friends who have given their kind support and love throughout. Lastly, but certainly not least of all, the friends and staff at Gabaldon Mortuary who made this challenging time a blessing of peace and grace!

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Mass

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Holy Family Catholic Church

562 Atrisco Dr SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105

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Thursday, July 7, 2022

9:30 - 10:30 am (Mountain time)

Santa Fe National Cemetery

501 N Guadalupe St, Santa Fe, NM 87501

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