Margarita S. Enriquez, 81, was taken back to the Lord Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. She was born on Aug. 5, 1932.
She was preceded in death by her parents Juan and Rosalia Sapien, her brothers Serafin "Fito" and Fermin, and sister-in-law Marie Sapien.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Francisco H. Enriquez. Also surviving are her children Dorothy Enriquez, of Alamogordo, Peter (Tami), of Flower Mound, Texas, and Patrick (Lorie), of Alamogordo; sisters Edwiges (Vicky) Ramirez, Bernada "Bernie" (Basilio) Valenzuela, and Genoveva "Beva" (Eugene) Martinez; brother Cristobal "Cris" Sapien; sister-in-law Gloria Sapien (Fito); grandchildren Christopher Bednorz, Jason (Jenny) Bednorz, Rebekah (Josh) Luallen, Tara Enriquez, Taylor Enriquez, Xaviar Enriquez, Erik (Heather) Kurtz and Josh (Brittany) Collier; and numerous nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren.
Rosary recited at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, St. Jude Parish. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated after the Rosary at 11 a.m. Inurnment will follow at St. Jude Columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Margarita's name to Alamogordo Home Care and Hospice located at 1859 Indian Wells Rd., Alamogordo, NM 88310.
The Enriquez family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. Cremation has taken place at PCS.
To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
Alamogordo Funeral Home
2301 1st Street Alamogordo, NM 88310
Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Feb. 1 to Mar. 1, 2014