Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel, for Lidia Weld, 68, of Roswell, who passed away Jan. 14, 2013.
Lidia was born Dec. 22, 1944, in Eden, Texas, to Pedro and Fedalia Cortez. [auth] They preceded her in death, as did a brother, Pete.
Lidia married Donald Weld on Feb. 17, 1984, in Orange County, Calif. He survives her at the family home.
Survivors also include sons, Lorenzo Martinez, of Clovis, and Kevin Weld, of Farmsville, Calif.; daughter Monica Olsen, of Burbank, Calif.; brothers, Frank Cortez, of Albuquerque, and Richard Cortez, of Hobbs; sisters, Beatrice Bauldridge, of Roswell, Hortencia Garcia, of Hobbs, and Martha Cortez-Roth, of Albuquerque.
Lidia was a secretary/ translator for Social Services.
Memorials may be made to The Alzheimers Association NM Chapter, 404½ N. Kentucky, Roswell, NM 88201.
Condolences can be offered online at lagronefuneralchapels.com
Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals LaGrone Funeral Chapel.