A rosary will be recited for Tammy Sutherland, 49, of Roswell, at 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, with Ernesto Martinez officiating. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Adam Soliz officiating. Tammy passed away on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, surrounded by her family. Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, from 12 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.
Tammy was born in Roswell, Feb. 12, 1963, to Marcelino Guerra and Patsy Guevara. She was a lifelong resident of Roswell. She worked at Villa Del Rey, loved her kids, grandkids and just loved to be with her family, cooking. She loved to be at the casino and enjoyed crocheting. Special thank you to Gloria Peralta, Sam, David, Sabrina, Macho, Kat and Liz, Villa Del Rey, UNM Cancer Center and Barney Rodriguez, who was with her all the way to the end.
She is survived by her husband of the home Scott Sutherland; four sons, David Sutherland and his wife Sabrina, of Roswell, Sam Peralta and his wife Elizabeth, of Rio Rancho, Jonathan Sutherland and his wife Tiffany, of Roswell, Marcelino “Macho” Peralta and his wife Katherine, of Alamogordo; four daughters, Brianna, Alyisa, Desiree and Alize; 15 grandchildren; four brothers, David Gonzales, Ted Gonzales, Michael Peralta and Manuel Gonzales; five sisters, Carrie Silvas, Hope Trujillo, Rachel Pleasant, Becky Garcia and Gloria Peralta; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son Luke; her parents Marcelino and Patsy Guerra; Natie Gonzales, Cookie Gonzales, George Gonzales and Luis Gonzales; and her nephew, Daniel Peralta.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.