Esperanza Rael De La Rosa, 59, died Friday Jan. 4, 2013 in Las Cruces, N.M. She was born on Oct. 1, 1953, in Albuquerque, N.M. to Trinidad Rael and Maria Montoya Rael. She is survived by her son Trinidad Rael De La Rosa and his wife Natasha De La Rosa. She had four grandchildren, Angelina Marie De La Rosa, Andrea Jewel De La Rosa, Trinidad Max De La Rosa and Hunter Marcello De La Rosa; 11 sisters and six brothers. She is preceded in death by her husband Marcelino "Max" De La Rosa (Dec. 13, 2005), her parents Trinidad Rael (1999 ) and Maria Montoya Rael (2007). A visitation for Esperanza will be on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 from 6 – 7 p.m. at our Lord of Mercy Catholic Chruch in Hatch, where a prayer vigil will follow at 7 p.m. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2012 also at the same church. Burial will follow at Rincon Cemetery where she will be laid to rest. Pallbearers are Trinidad Rael De La Rosa, Jimmy Rael, Felipe Rael, Larry Rael, Tommy Rael and Jerry Rael. Services are with Getz Funeral Home, 1410 E. Bowman Ave., Las Cruces, NM 88001. To sign the local online guest book visit www.GetzCares.com.