Genoveva "Veva" D Reyes

Genoveva "Veva" D. Reyes, 101, a resident of Santa Clara, N.M. entered eternal rest Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at her residence. She was born in Zacatecas, Mexico to Joaquin Reyes and Augustina Delgado. She was like a grandmother to many of her nieces and nephews. She loved gardening and pets. She is survived by two nieces whom she raised like her own daughters, Mary Ortiz and husband Benny of Silver City; Virginia Barragan and husband Candelario of San Manuel, Ariz.; one sister, Guadalupe Pas of Santa Clara; a very special sister-in-law, C. Romelia Reyes; numerous nieces and nephews; and her caregiver, Maria Hernandez. She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers, Jose D., Manuel, Juan, Victor and Jesus Reyes; and four sisters, Nicholasa Salazar, Agapita and Maria Reyes, Gregoria Perez. The prayer vigil and holy rosary will be Thursday, June 27 at 6 p.m. at Terrazas Funeral Chapels with Deacon Richard Rodriguez reciting. The funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Friday, June 28 at 10 a.m. at Santa Clara Catholic Church with Father Robert Becerra officiating. Concluding service interment will follow at Hanover cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jose J., Danny and Ernesto Reyes, Candelario Barragan, Jesse Gallosa and Sal Legarda III. Honorary pallbearers will be Manuel Barragan, Benny Ortiz, George Reyes and Michael Reyes. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels, "Trusted care for the ones you love." 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit

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Published in Las Cruces Sun-News from June 27 to June 28, 2013