Angela ""Sugarbabe"" Roybal Gold, a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church and resident of Las Vegas, went home to meet our Lord and Savior on Aug. 8, 2014.
The Guest Book is expired.
She was born on April 19, 1936 in El Llano in Las Vegas to Frances ""Kika"" and Pedro Roybal of El Llano.
She was united in marriage to Louie Gold at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in Las Vegas on April 11, 1955.
After retirement, she was a homemaker that loved gardening, crocheting, embroidering, baking, cooking and always being present and dedicated to her family. She had a beautiful singing voice, and always wore a warm smile for everyone. She was a member of the Cursillo ""Donde Nace la Flor"" in 1981. As a loving wife, she accompanied her husband from city to city throughout New Mexico while he was employed in road construction. Then continued with the Louie Gold Trucking Co., then proceeded to establish the Las Vegas Diesel Repair in Las Vegas in 1980. She worked as co-owner and secretary for the family owned business from 1980-2001.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Frances and Pedro Roybal; sisters, Gregorita Carillo, and Esther Fury; mother- and father-in-law, Isaac and Sofia Gold; brothers-in-law, Frank Gold, Steve Gold and wife, Flora Gold, and Orlando Gold.
She is survived by sister, Conferina Trujillo of Denver, Colo.; brothers-in-law, Gilbert Gold (Isabel), Robert Gold (Pricilla), Isaac Gold Jr. (Grace Gonzales), Tony Gold (Carla O'Niel), Nash Gold (Elaine); sisters-in-law, Gloria Benavidez (Benny), Grace Valencia (Manuel), Marylou Maestas (Simon), Dolores Ortega (Robert), MaryAnn Gold, Beatrice Gold; her children, Charlie Gold and wife, Frances, Crestina Gonzales and husband, Karl, Ernie Gold and wife, Elba; grandchildren, Louella Sanchez and husband, Anthony, Ivan Gold and companion, Reina Fernandez, and her children Soleil and Jackson, Karl Gonzales II and companion, Joann Gallegos, Joseph Gonzales and special friend, Marla Martinez, Alicia Montaño and husband, Christian, David Gonzales and wife, Vanetia, Andrea Gold and special friend, Aaron Cordova; four great-grandchildren, Santiago and Elias Sanchez, David Gonzales, Jr., and Ezekial Gold, two expected in October 2014; step-grandchildren, Kristen and Kaylee Montaño. Also surviving numerous nieces and nephews and her beloved pets, Alfonso the donkey, and guard dog, Lobo, her German Shepherd.
Services are scheduled for the blessed rosary to be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Sorrows. Funeral Services will be conducted at 9 a.m. Wednesday also at Our Lady of Sorrows Church with Father Douglas Mitchell as celebrant. Interment will follow at San Jose Cemetery in Las Vegas with the following serving as casket bearers: Ivan Gold, Karl Gonzales II, Joseph Gonzales, David Gonzales, Christian Montaño, Aaron Cordova and Anthony Sanchez. Honorary bearers will be all of her great-grandchildren.
Visit Rogers Mortuary's website: www.rogersmortuarynm.com to sign their online register book.
Arrangements are under the direction of Rogers Mortuary, 600 Reynolds Ave., Las Vegas, 1-505-469-3511 or 425-3511.
Rogers Mortuary - Las Vegas
600 Reynolds Avenue Las Vegas, NM 87701
Published in Las Vegas Optic on Aug. 13, 2014