Gloria Jean Montoya, 61, went home to the Lord on May 13, 2012. She was a loving and caring mother and wife, who always put others before herself. Gloria battled her disease with courage and remarkable strength.
Gloria was born in Roswell on Feb. 4, 1951, to Elon and Lupe Lucero. She grew up in Roswell and graduated from Roswell High School. She married her high school sweetheart Joe Montoya in April 1969. They just celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary. Gloria worked for USF&G Insurance Agency for several years. She then worked for the 5th Judicial District Court as district court clerk. Gloria was tireless in her efforts to support her husband in his schooling and Login to read more