Sarah Padilla age 63, a resident of Albuquerque passed away unexpectedly Sunday June 12, 2022, surrounded by her children.
Sarah is survived by her two sons Manuel Padilla Jr. and wife Debbie, Sylvestre Padilla and wife Roxanne, one daughter Pavi-Elle Padilla Quezada and husband Victor. Sarah had nine grandchildren; Destiny, Johanna, Kayla, Dorthy, Jeremiah, Aubriana, Kenneth, King, Legend and one great grandchild Jenefer. She was preceded in death by husband Manuel Padilla Sr. and son Kenneth Padilla.
Sarah was a proud member of the Navajo Nation. She was the vice president of the Legion of Mary, a member of the Ministry of Hope, Women of the Word, Catechist Lecture and Eucharist Minister. Sarah was a devoted parishioner of Ascension Parish.
Sarah was a lifelong Dallas Cowboy’s fan. She also loved blessing everyone with her famous fry bread.
Sarah had a bright light and energetic personality. She also was ready to help anyone in need.
A beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother she will be truly missed.
A rosary will be held Thursday June 23, 2022 at Church of the Ascension at 7:00 PM 2150 Raymac Rd. SW 87105
A celebration of life will be held Friday June 24, 2022 at 6:00 PM at The Padilla Family Home 7241 Isleta Blvd SW 87105.