Categories: Peña Blanca Cemetery, Peña Blanca, New Mexico.
OBITUARY: Bernice M. Valdéz, beloved and devoted mother and sister was called home to be with the Lord, our Savior, on Monday, February 4, 2002, while surrounded by her loving family.
Bernice was born in California and was a resident of Peña Blanca, NM.
Bernice was a parishioner of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Peña Blanca. Bernice retired as an elementary school teacher from the Bernalillo Public School System. Bernice enjoyed gardening, cooking and best of all, spending time with her family.
Bernice was preceded in death by her husband, Celedonio Valdéz, parents, J. Marcelino and Eva Baca, sister, Lucretia Baca and brother, Benedicto Baca. Bernice is survived by her precious daughters, Lenore Valdéz and Lucretia Valdéz, both of Peña Blanca, her loving sisters, Marcia Tindell and her husband, Max of Houston, TX, Caroline Reed and her husband, Avery of Fountain Valley, CA, Mathilda Valdéz and her husband, Joe of Peña Blanca and Bernadette Lucero and her husband, Isaac of Albuquerque.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated this morning at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Peña Blanca. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Guadalupe Cemetery. Casket Bearers will be Matthew Lucero, Dominic Lucero, Joseph Valdéz, Abram Valdez, Dhrett Baca and Henry Domínguez. Honorary Bearers will be Brent Baca, Alfred Sena, Gary Sena and Anthony Torres.
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