Obituaries (04/28/2012)

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TAFOYA – Angelica P. Tafoya, 91, a resident of Magdalena, NM passed away on Monday, April 23, 2012. She was a member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Adolfo Tafoya; parents, Maximiliano and Teresita Tafoya Peralta; granddaughter, Karen Campbell; grandson, Lee Tafoya; sisters, Elsie Gonzales, Terry Armijo and Rita Tafoya; and brothers, Juan, Samuel and Porfiero Peralta. Angelica is survived by her loving daughters, Audrey and Diane Tafoya of Magdalena, Laura Campbell and husband, John of Albuquerque, Ida Julian and husband, Joe and Rose Montoya and husband, Nick all of Magdalena; sons, Paul and wife, Zella, Max, Carl and companion, Debbie all of Magdalena and Mike and wife, Sadie of Albuquerque; 16 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. “All our love to you mom.” A viewing will be held at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church on Wednesday, April 25 at 8:00 a.m. with a rosary to be recited at 9:30 a.m. and a Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Magdalene Community Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Paul, Max, Carl and Mike Tafoya, Wilfred Gonzales and Luis Peralta. Honorary Pallbearers will be all her grandsons. Sign Angelica’s online register book at www.romerofuneralhomenm.com. Romero Funeral Home, 609 N. Main St., Belen, NM.