Tomas F. Otero, 71, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, after a long, extended illness. He was born in Roswell. Tomas was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lloyd and Celia Otero.
Tomas is survived by his children, Tommy Joe, Michael A., Mario W., and Sonya L. Otero and their families; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and brothers, Lloyd, Raymond, Raul, Bruno and Arthur Otero and their families.
A rosary was recited on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at 10:15 a.m., at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Community, 5415 Fortuna Ave. NW, Albuquerque, NM. Mass of Christian Burial followed at 11 a.m.
Interment will be at South Park Cemetery, Roswell, on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2012, at 10 a.m., with a graveside service. Deacon Frank Pitman of St. Peter Catholic Church, will officiate.