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Teresita Montoya

d. July 5, 2021

Teresita F. Montoya, 66, a resident of Rio Lucio passed away on July 5, 2021 of a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents Adolfo and Elizaida Gurule, infant daughter Faby Montoya, and brother Benito Gurule, her in-laws, Nestor and Prescilla Montoya and brother-in-law Jimmy Montoya, and close uncle Eduardo Pacheco. Teresita is survived by her husband Nelson Montoya, children Jeff Montoya (Irene) and Pamela Montoya (Donald), sisters Olivia Gurule, and Carmelita Cano (Alonzo), brothers-in-law Jake Montoya (Leslie), Miguel Montoya (Betty), sister-in-law Anna Montoya, grandchildren Maria, Calista, and Alyssa Montoya from Truchas, Elijah Montoya and Toby Begay, and an aunt that was more like a sister Laura Pacheco.

Rosary will be recited on Tuesday July 13, 2021 at 6pm in the Evergreen Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. Mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday July 14, 2021 at 11am at the San Antonio de Padua Catholic church in Penasco with burial to follow at El Valle Cemetery.

The family of Teresita F. Montoya has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 1-866-657-4019

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Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Padua Catholic (San Antonio, Penasco, El Valle Cemetery)


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