A rosary for Rosie Carrillo Torrez, 83, of Roswell, will be at 7 p.m., Thursday, October 10, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial services are scheduled at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 11, 2013, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Cecil Kimberlin officiating. Burial to follow at South Park Cemetery. Rosie passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013.
Rosie was born July 28, 1931, in Hagerman, NM, to Urbano Carrillo and Rosa Montano Carrillo. She was married to now deceased, Albert R. Torrez for 45 years. Rosie loved her family, to watch football with her sons, and go visit family and friends.
Rosie is survived by her children, Pete Torrez, Alex Torrez, Ericka Brady, Manuel Torrez, Chris Torrez; her brother, Chris Carrillo and wife Emma; her brother, Manuel Carrillo; her sister, Mary Estrella Vigil; her grandchildren, Michelle P. Brady, Jamie L. Brady, Joseph Torrez, Stephanie Torrez, Rita Ocanos, Priscilla Samario, Richard Torrez, Michael Torrez, Patricia Torrez and April Torrez; her great-grandchildren, Isabel Rose Taylor, Cobi Taylor, Lillanna Arnold, Destiney Torrez, Alana, Aja, Jason Jr., Aubrey Da’zhua, Kylie, Andrew, Willie Jr.; great-great-grandchild, Kariden; her special nieces, Connie Castillo, Julie Ortega, Viola Perez; her special friends, Josephine Bartlett and Dorothy Cisneros.
Rosie was preceded in death by her parents, Urbano and Rosa Carrillo; her husband Albert R. Torrez; her son, Larry James Jiron; a grandson Emmanuel Torrez; brothers, Joe Carrillo, Urvin Carrillo; sisters, Maria Gonzalez, Dora Ortega, Isabel Marrujo; daughters in-law, Bonnie Sanchez Torrez and Delfina Alvarado.
Special thanks to her beloved caregivers, Maria Moreno, Juana Carabajal, Julie Ortega; nurses from Gentiva Hospice, Francis, Christina, Lisa, Glenn and staff for all the special care given to our mother.
Pallbearers will be Manuel Torrez, Alex Torrez, Dominic Carabajal, Gabe Coronado, Santo Moreno and Ruben Coronado.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online registry book at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory