Baca, Celina |
Celina M. Baca, age 86, a resident of Albuquerque, NM, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2016.
She was a member of Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.
Celina was a very beautiful, compassionate, kind woman with unconditional love for her family and friends. She always was overly concerned about keeping everybody fed. Celina was a devout Catholic.
She spent most of her life being a homemaker, gardening, feeding birds and dogs and being a hair stylist. She always filled the room with smiles with her laughter. She was the sweetest, kindest, happiest, easy going best hearted there is.
If there was a gold medal for life's accomplishments â€¦ Mom you hold that gold medal.
Celina was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lincoln L. Baca; two sons, Stephen L. and Richard J. Baca.
She is survived by two brothers, Jake and Ed Martinez; her children, Ronald, Linda and Lincoln J. Baca; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix Ave, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110, on Thursday, November 3, 2016 beginning with a rosary at 9:30 am, followed by the funeral mass to be celebrated at 10:00 am. Interment will take place at Santa Fe National Cemetery on Friday, November 4, at 11:15 am. Pallbearers are Wade, Richard D., and Brandon Baca and Jordan Torres. Honorary Pallbearers are Steven Baca and Flagan Girard.
Arrangements are being handled by the caring professionals at the Noblin Funeral Service Los Lunas Chapel, 2211-D Main St., (505) 866-9992, where an online guest register is available at
Published in Albuquerque Journal from Nov. 1 to Nov. 2, 2016