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Maria Aurora Medina

Maria Aurora Medina

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Maria Aurora Medina, age 90 a resident of Nambe, NM passed away on May 24, 2015. She was born on September 13, 1924 in Pojoaque, NM to Cayetano and Eustacia Garcia.

She was preceded in death by her parents Cayetano & Eustacia Garcia; her husband Emelesimo “Les” Medina; sister, Maria de los Angeles Garcia; brothers, Wilfred Garcia, Jose Pedro “Lugue” Garcia; nephew, Jerry Garcia; grand-nephew, Anhel Garcia, and sister-in-law Rose Sandoval.

She is survived by niece-in-law, Elvira Garcia of Nambe, NM; grand-nieces, Bonita Flor Garcia (James Alarid) of Nambe, NM; Sonrisa Ortiz y Garcia and Cristal Ortiz y Garcia of Albuquerque, NM; great-grand-niece, Santana Garcia-Alarid; great-grand-nephew, Cruz Garcia-Alarid; God daughter, Ronda Vigil; good friend Peter Samora of Espanola.

Maria Aurora retired from her job in Los Alamos, NM. She was also in the quilters club in Los Alamos where she helped make blankets for the Ronald McDonald House. She always had a happy smile on her face, and greeted everyone she met with a “Buenos Dias” a big smile and a mischievous look in her eye. Maria Aurora was a beautiful, kind, gentle lady.

A visitation will take place on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 10:00 am, followed by a Eucharist Service at 10:30 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Nambe, NM. Interment will take place at the Nambe Cemetery following the Service.

Thank you to the staff at the Espanola Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

The family wishes to acknowledge with heartfelt appreciation your kind expression of sympathy during this difficult time.

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Location 417 Rodeo Road
Santa Fe NM 87505
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Joe And Flora Mascarenas Family published condolence .

We are all sad by the loss of our loving and most gentle great tia Aurora. We will always remember her caring heart. Our deep condolences to the family.We will light a candle in her name.

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Teresa Montoya published condolence .

My heart is broken, but, I know that heaven has gained another angel. My condolences to the entire family. I will miss this lovely woman who brought so much joy. RIP Miss Maria. I love you so.

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