Andy R. Montoya, 81, of Blanco, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014. He was born April 19, 1933, in Blanco, to Fidel and Lucia Montoya.
Andy is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Mary Montoya; his sons, Freddie (Rosemary) Montoya, Archie (Brenda) Montoya, Ricky (Alicia) Montoya, Bernie (Jessica), Anthony (Melanie) Montoya; and daughters, Marcella (Paul Jr.) Moreno, Margaret (Jerrell) Armess, Angelica (Noe) Artalejo and Monica Montoya.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug.1, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 7378 U.S. Highway 64, in Blanco.
A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug 2, at St. Rose of Lima, with celebrant Father Robert Mathieu.
Interment will follow in St. Rose of Lima cemetery. A reception will follow at St. Mary's parish hall in Bloomfield. Andy's care is entrusted to Cope Memorial Chapel of Aztec, 405 S. Main Ave., 505-334-9332. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.