Obituary for DELGADO

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Wednesday January 07, 2009

Maria Gloria Delgado, 79, beloved, wife, mother and grandmother a resident of Albuquerque since 1976 passed away Sunday, January 4, 2009. Gloria was born on August 17, 1929 in Durango, Durango, Mexico. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her son Francisco Javier Delgado. Gloria is survived by her husband of 60 years Francisco Delgado; sons, Jose and wife Olga, Jesus and wife Yolanda, Salvador and wife Martha, Mario and wife Graciela, Antonio and wife Carol, Miguel and wife Patricia, and Luis and wife Lucy; sisters, Lupe, Kathy, Irma, and Belen, brothers Jose Angel, and Juan Sierra; in addition to many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was a member of San Jose Catholic Church and retired from Albuquerque Academy. Gloria took joy in gardening, cooking, traveling, singing, serving at her church, birds, and conversations with her sons. A Rosary will be recited Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at San Jose Catholic Church, 2401 Broadway SE. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at San Jose Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Park. Pallbearers are: Francisco Javier "Kiko" Delgado, Jose Delgado, Jr., Salvador Delgado, Jr., Mario Delgado, Jr., Julio Delgado, Ricardo Delgado, John Paul Delgado and T. J. Delgado. Gloria's care has been entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services 3113 Carlisle, NE Albuquerque, NM 87110 (505) 884-1188

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