A rosary will be recited for Gloria Santillan, 64, of Roswell, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2013, at St. John’s Catholic Church. A Mass will be celebrated at 12 p.m. on Friday, October 11, 2013, at St. John’s Catholic Church with Fr. Moreno officiating. Burial to follow at South Park Cemetery. She passed away on Monday, October 7, 2013. Visitation will be Wednesday 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Thursday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the funeral home.
Gloria was born on July 18, 1949, to Jose Chairez and Alta Gracia Alvarado Chairez in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, Mexico.
She enjoyed bingo and going to the casino, but most of all spending time with family. She loved her children and grandchildren. She worked at NMMI and had been retired after thirty years of service. She was also a member of St. John’s Catholic Church.
Gloria is survived by her daughter, Gloria McIntyre and her husband, Hiram; her son, Narciso Santillan Jr. and his wife, Gloria; her daughter, Erika Morales and her husband, Michael; her son, Jose Santillan; her grandkids: Jeremy Quezada and wife, Felicia Mejia; Dominic Quezada; Hiram McIntyre III, Roman McIntyre and Narciso Santillan III, Brianna Santillan and husband, Brian Gonzales; Jasmine Santillan, Alyssa Santillan, Aaron and Ethan Morales, Adrianna Santillan, Adrian Santillan; three special great-grandchildren, Brian Santillan, Brielle Gonzales and Jaydynn Quezada; six sisters and two brothers; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Narciso Santillan Jr., Jose Santillan, Michael Morales, Hiram McIntyre Jr., Narciso Santillan III, Jeremy Quezada, Aaron Morales, Dominic Quezada and Brian Gonzales.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Jose Chairez and Alta Chairez; and her spouse, Narciso Santillan Sr.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.