Obituary for GLIDEWELL

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Saturday January 26, 2013

GLIDEWELL, EVA GARCIA 1922-2013 Eva Garcia Glidewell, age 90, a resident of Belen, NM peacefully passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Eva was the very first fiesta queen of Belen. She owned and operated E. Garcia Grocery store and was the founder of Eva's Blue Ribbon Chile. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 52 years, Marvin "Sugar" Glidewell; and parents, Estanislado and Barbarita Castillo Garcia. Eva is survived by her loving son, Marvin Glidewell and wife, Diane; daughter, Frances Romero and husband, Steve; grandchildren, Jose and Joelle Vigil; and great-grandchildren, Julius and Anna Marie. A viewing will be held at Romero Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday, January 27, at 5:30 p.m. with a rosary to be recited at 6:00 p.m. A final visitation will be held at Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church, on Monday, January 28, at 11:30 a.m. with a Funeral Mass to be celebrated at 12:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Belen Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you plant a Chile plant in memory of Eva. The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Senior Living for the excellent care and love given to Eva. Sign Eva's online register book at www.romerofuneralhomenm.com. Romero Funeral Home, 609 N. Main St., Belen, NM