Mary Elizabeth “ Liz” Anaya was received into the arms of our heavenly Father on Wednesday
November 11, 2020. Born in New Mexico and resident of Albuquerque. Survived by her
devoted husband of 32 years, Joseph J. Anaya.
Grandchildren April and Amiyah. Mother Erlinda Duran, Brother Larry Perea, Sister Mary
Beatrice Bozell and spouse Kenneth; Niece, Flora Perea and Richard Ulibarri; and many nieces, nephews, and God children that were loved always as if they were own, Relatives and
friends. Liz was preceded in death by her father Joe H. Perea.
Leaving a legacy of devotion to her family as well as the many lives she touched with her
unwavering faith, unconditional love and kindness. She will always live in our hearts as a daily
reminder of strength and grace. Let us all remember her as she would have wanted us too,
happy and smiling. She always said, “if I cry I will never stop!” Have faith! We are blessed to
call you our Nani. We love you always, our Angel.