A wake will be at 7 PM Tuesday, March 4, 2014 for Tessamarie Karma Anderson, 14, of Roswell at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be at 10 AM Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Church on the Move with Pastor Mike Branch officiating. Burial is to follow at South Park Cemetery. She passed away on Feb. 27, 2014. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 10 AM to 8 PM at the funeral home.
Tessamarie was born April 23, 1999 to Albert Mondragon and Angela Anderson in Roswell, NM.
Tessamarie attended Roswell High School, was a volleyball player, loved to hang out with her friends. She enjoyed listening to music, hanging out with her boyfriend, dance, cheer, and spin. Loved sports, had a great social life, loved track, had aspirations to become a chef, and was a very loving child. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her mother, Angie Anderson of the home; her father, Derrick Gomez of the home; her siblings: Jaylien Gomez, Chael Gomez and Marissa Gomez all of the home; her great-grandparents, Art Young, Fred and Angie Thomas. Grandparents: Cindy Anderson, Monica and Terry Gallagher, Ruben and Dara Gomez, and Bobby Mondragon; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
She is also survived by her biological father Albert Mondragon of Roswell, siblings JoeEddy Mondragon of Portales, NM, Raquel Mondragon, Angelina Mondragon and Junior Mondragon all of Roswell.
She was preceded in death by her great-grandmother, Mary Young and grandfather Albert Mondragon Sr.
Pallbearers will be Shawn Lem, Terry Gallagher, Nathan Berdoza, Jason Anderson, Jadon Anderson, and Chris Clees. Honorary Pallbearers will be Marissa Gomez, Kali Anderson, Aubrey Anderson, Diamond Fulton, Jaden Lawrence, Karie Bratcher, Raquel Mondragon, Angelina Mondragon, Aresbi Egnew, Alondra Ibarra, Annie Guajaca, Nate Garcia and Tomas Marrufo.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register at andersonbethany.com.
Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.