Bessie A. Largo, 93, of La Plata, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 29,2014, in Farmington. Bessie was born in Shiprock, to Allen and Emma Neskahi. She was born for Bitter Water.
Bessie was employed for 31 years with the Thoreau Boarding Schools. She was a loving wife, mother, and beautiful grandmother to all the people that passed thru her blessed life here on Earth. She will be missed dearly here on earth with hope of seeing us again in Heaven.
Bessie was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie B. Largo; daughter, Carole A. Dan; her parents, Allen and Emma Neskahi; and brother, Allen Neskahi Jr.
Bessie is survived by her daughters, Angilina Largo and Teresa (Juanita) Hoskins; and her sister, Mary Loise Hobson.
A funeral service for Bessie will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 211 W. 20th St. in Farmington, with Pastor Joe Begay officiating.
Internment will be in Shiprock.
A reception will follow at the the Shiprock Catholic Center.
Pallbearers are Melvin Hobson, Willard Hobson, Floyd Largo, Lucas Largo, Gregory J. Hall, Russell Francis, Ed Hoskins and Dwight Marshall.
Donations will be accepted at the services contact Gregory Hall at 505-427-4926 or 505-360-0055.
Bessie's care is entrusted to Cope Memorial Chapel, 404 W. Arrington St. in Farmington, 505-327-5142. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.
Cope Memorial Chapel
404 West Arrington Street Farmington, NM 87401
Published in Farmington Daily Times from Feb. 4 to Feb. 15, 2014