Categories: Los Montoyas Cemetery, San Miguel County, New Mexico.
Lucy Montoya, age 62, a longtime resident of Rio Rancho, NM and formerly of Las Vegas, NM was called to the Lord surrounded by her family on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at Lovelace Hospital in Albuquerque, NM. Lucy was born in Trujillo, NM on October 2, 1951 to the late Deciderio Baca and Navora Martinez Baca. Lucy was united in marriage on August 14, 1971 to George A. Montoya at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Las Vegas, NM. Lucy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Lucy grew up in Trujillo, NM and Weslaco, TX then later moved to Rio Rancho with her husband and raised their children where she was a longtime member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Lucy loved to go camping and enjoyed many family reunions at Tres Ritos camp grounds. Lucy was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Orlando Baca, brothers-in-law, Max Lopez, Roger Romero and Gilbert Montoya, sister-in-law, Mercy and father-in-law, Sifredo Montoya. Lucy is survived by her husband, George A. Montoya of the family home in Rio Rancho, NM, daughter, Peggy Montoya of Albuquerque, NM, son, James A. Montoya of Rio Rancho, NM, grandchildren: Isabella Montoya, Bianca Anaya and James "JJ" Montoya, sisters, Helen Lopez of Las Vegas, NM, Delphy Romero and her husband, Frank of Santa Fe, NM, Marie Romero of Los Vigiles, NM, Emma Morales of Alamo, TX, brother, Claudio Baca of Las Vegas, NM, mother-in-law, Clorinda Baca of Edgewood, NM, sister-in-law, Vangie Encinias and her husband, Eddie, brothers-in-law, Luciano Montoya, Pete Montoya and his wife, Jeanette all of Albuquerque, NM, sister-in-law, Marla Montoya of Edgewood, NM, special friend, Gloria Montoya and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Rosary services will be held on Friday, May 23, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Las Vegas, NM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. also at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father George V. Salazar as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Los Montoya's Cemetery in Los Montoya's with the following serving as Casket Bearers, Frank Romero Jr., Martin Lopez, Claude Baca, Andrew Montoya, Sammy Duran and Chris Montoya. Serving as Honorary Casket bearers will be all her grandchildren.
Family links: Parents: Deciderio Baca (1911 - 1976) Navora Baca (1914 - 2003)
Burial: Los Montoyas Cemetery Los Montoyas San Miguel County New Mexico, USA
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