CAROLYN RUTH TANUZ

CAROLYN RUTH TANUZ On the morning of October 20th, 2012 our loving mother, wife, sister, aunt, and friend Carolyn Tanuz embraced life with a compassion and joyous heart in peace in the loving embrace of our Lord and Savior. Carolyn was a devout Catholic and cherished member of her community. Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, Salomon & Evangeline Gonzales; first husband, James Roybal Sr.; nephew, Diego Gonzales. She survived by her husband, James Tanuz; children: James Roybal Jr., Carmelita Roybal (Noah), and Tomas Tanuz. In-laws: Gilbert & Viola Roybal and Jimmy & Bernice Tanuz. Brothers and sisters: Helen Ortiz, Leroy (Rose) Gonzales, Viola (Mark) Avant, and Annabelle Rodriquez. Brothers-In-law: Ruben (Rosie) Tanuz, Randy (Brenda) Tanuz, Victor (Lina) Tanuz, Gibby (Barbara) Roybal, Richard (Jennifer) Roybal, Lawrence (Merilynne) Roybal, Melvin (DeeAnn) Roybal, and Armando Ortiz. Many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. She was the cornerstone of our family and was always a ray of sunshine and stability. A Visitation will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Pecos followed by a Rosary at 7 p.m. A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at St. Anthony Catholic Church with a burial to follow at the Pecos Cemetery. The Rivera Family of Santa Fe Funeral Options 417 East Rodeo Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87505 Phone: (505)989-7032 Fax: (505)820-0435 santafefuneraloption.com