Alberto Abeyta, 104, a resident of Cleveland, N.M. passed away in Belen, N.M. on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012.
He was preceded in death by his wife Frances just two months ago; his parents, Bentura and Dolores Duran Abeyta; a sister, Elena Abeyta; a brother, Jose Arcenio Abeyta; two sons: Rudy and Telesfor Abeyta; and a daughter-in-law, Gloria Garcia.
He is survived by two daughters: Dolores Emelia Tipton of Bosque Farms, N.M. and Ruby Elizabeth Blackwell of Socorro, N.M.; one son, Frank Abeyta of Bloomfield, N.M.; 14 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held on Monday, Dec. 10 from St. Gertrude's Church in Mora.
The interment will follow in the San Anthony's Cemetery in Cleveland, N.M.
Arrangements are under the direction of Billy G. Rogers at Gonzales Funerals & Cremations, 2315 Hot Springs Blvd., 1-888-525-9319.