Mary Molina Aguirre, 71, of Las Cruces, N.M., passed away on Jan. 26, 2014. She was born to the late Jesus and Alicia Molina on Feb. 14, 1942, in Las Cruces. Mary graduated from Las Cruces High School in 1960. She married Ernest Aguirre in 1960, and they resided in Las Cruces. Mary was a lifelong member of the Las Cruces community. She had a variety of jobs within the community such as a personal care assistant, public school bus driver, local business owner of La Segunda and was a loving homemaker. Mary attended Our Lady of Health Church. Mary is survived by her husband, Ernest Aguirre, of Las Cruces; her three children, Tommy and Carrie Aguirre, of Albuquerque, N.M.; Carla and Troy Lamb, of Russell Springs, Ky.; and Eric and Jessica Aguirre, of Rochester, Minn. She is also survived by six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Memorial services will be held at St. Genevieve's Church, Friday Jan. 31, 2014, at 1 p.m.
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Jan. 29, 2014