Obituaries (12/07/2011)

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GALLEGOS – John. N. Gallegos, 93, of Albuquerque, formally of Socorro was born July, 31, 1918, and passed away Dec. 5, 2011, in the presence of his family. He is preceded in death by the love of his life, Adeline (Zamora) Gallegos; son, Jerry Anthony Sr.; parents, Ofelia Bourguignon and J.O. Gallegos, former mayor of Socorro; brother, Jose. I Gallegos; sister Fela Lucero; nephew, John Gilbert Gallegos. He is survived by his son, John N. Gallegos jr.; daughter, Annette Gallegos; granchildren, Jerry Anthony Gallegos Jr., Anthony Martinez Gallegos, Celestria Gallegos, A. Dominic Longoria, Noah Lena Gallegos; great grandchildren O. Gallegos II, Frank Lucero Jr., Gregory Lucero and niece, Elizabeth Wilson. A rosary will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at Salazar & Sons Mortuary. Mass will be held 10 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, at Mt. Calvary Chapel. Interment is to follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Services entrusted to: SALAZAR & SONS MORTUARY 400 Third St. S.W., Albuquerque, N.M., 87102.