Services are scheduled for Baudelio Huerta, 80, of Dexter, at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 26, 2011, at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory with Rito Castillo of ficiating. Burial will follow in South Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Thursday, March 24, 2011, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday, March 25, 2011, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. He passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, in Roswell. Baudelio was born June 8, 1930, in Tempe, Ariz., to Fransisco Huerta and Felipa Perez.
He married Cruz Sigala on Dec. 25, 1948, in Mexico. She preceded him in death. He was a godly man and attended church regularly. He enjoyed his animals and spending time with his grandchildren. He would preach to his children, grandchildren, and all the family about the word of God and how important it is to take care of your responsibilities; he had a firm hand on his family.
He will be missed by all. Those left behind to cherish his memory are his children, Anastacia Lopez, of El Paso, Texas, Marcelina Cereceres, of Dexter, Adela Bugarin, of Dexter, Fransisco Huerta, of Dexter, Esteban Huerta, of Dexter, Carolina Huerta, of Dexter, Carlos Huerta, of Colorado, Martina Huerta, of Dexter, and Baudelio Huerta Jr., of Dexter; brother Raul Huerta of Fabens, Texas; sisters, Lupe DeSantiago, of Perryton, Texas, Lidia Huerta, of Albuquerque, and Petra Perez, of Andrews, Texas; 27 grandchildren; 28 greatgrandchildren; two greatgreat- grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and close friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Cruz Huerta; son, Inocencio Huerta; brother, Lauterio Huerta; and sisters, Ester Flores, Isabel Pizarro and Irene Lopez. Pallbearers will be David Bugarin, Juan Mendoza, Mark Huerta, Michael Mendoza, Elias Huerta, Isreal Huerta and Ismael Huerta.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gabriel Huerta, Ino Huerta, Ino Jr. Huerta, Antonio Huerta and Fransisco Jr. Huerta. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.