Larry E. Mora, 51, passed away on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M. Larry was born on July 2, 1962, in Hatch, N.M., to Pablita Esparza and Blas Mora. He married Celia Regalado in Rincon, N.M., on June 23,1984. Larry loved classic rock, and worked hard all his life to support his family. He was a loving man who was always willing to help others in need. Larry is survived by his wife, Celia Mora, in Truth or Consequences, N.M.; His children; Juan Hernandez, Angelica and Patrick Prince, Vivian and Michael Baca, Nancy Mora, Larry Mora Jr., and Julian and Heather Mora. Larry has 14 grandchildren, with one grandson on the way. He is also survived by his three brothers in Rincon, Hector Mora, Blas Mora, and Bobby Mora; three sisters, Stella Mendoza and Joanne Gonzalez of Garfield, and Carrie Mora of Rincon. Visitation for Larry will be Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, from 9 to 10 a.m., with a funeral service to follow at 10 a.m., burial will follow at the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Hatch, where he will be laid to rest next to his brother, Michael Mora. Arrangements are with Getz Funeral Home 1410 E. Bowman Ave, Las Cruces New Mexico 88001. To sign the local online guest book visit www.GetzCares.com.
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Feb. 14, 2014