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Tomas C. Gallegos

October 7, 2020


Tomas (Mote) Gallegos, 66, a resident of Questa, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2020 after a long illness.  He was surrounded by his loving family.

Tomas was born December 21, 1953, he was an outgoing, kind-hearted and loving man and will be missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his daughter Christa Jo; his parents Crisiforo and Eva Rael Gallegos; his brother Lawrence Gallegos; in-laws Basil and Heloise Hobbs.

Tomas is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sharon; his daughter Denise and son Tomas.  He is also survived by his granddaughters Alayna, Venessa, and Alaysia; grandsons Mateo and Emilio; and great-granddaughters, Layla and Mia.  Tomas also leaves behind brothers Robert Gallegos (Evelyn), David Gallegos and Antonio Gallegos; sister Bernadette Weldon (Ken), and many nephews, nieces, and cousins that loved him dearly. 

Tomas will be met at the bridge in Questa on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 4:00pm and escorted to the church for Rosary at 6:00pm at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday October 13, 2020 at 10:00am at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church with burial to follow at the Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe Cemetery in Cerro. The family of Tomas (Mote) Gallegos has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos. 1-866-657-4019

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Recitation of the Rosary
October 12, 2020

6:00 PM
St. Anthony's Catholic Church
Questa, NM 87556

Mass of Christian Burial
October 13, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Anthony's Catholic Church
Questa, NM 87556

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