JUANITA SADIE QUINTANA Quintana, Juanita Sadie, 71 of Santa Fe, passed away from a lengthy illness on November 24, 2012. She was preceded in death by her parents, Juan and Ernestina Velasquez; son, Alex Quintana; sisters: Alice Velasquez and Emily Fuller; nephew, Anthony Velasquez and brothers-in-law: Juan Maestas and Nestor Rael Jr. She is survived by her lifelong companion, Jose Abel Martinez; children: Eileen and fiancé Andrew Alarid of Sombrillo, Anna Mae and companion Estevan Portillo of Santa Fe, Peggy and fiancé Bert Martinez of Alcalde and Carlos and companion Sandra Martinez. Grandchildren: Jolenta and fiancé Matthew Fresquez Sr., Tiffany and Anthony Quintana: Great grandchildren: Matthew Jr. and Bella Fresquez. Father of Sadie's children, Ross Quintana of Sombrillo and daughter-in-law Tammy Huckabee. Brothers: Juan O. Velasquez and wife Rose of Rodarte, Manuel Velasquez and wife Mabel of Bosque Farms; sisters: Adonelia Maestas of Grants and Cecelia Rael of Raton, and brothers-in-law: Harry Fuller of Pennsylvania, Calletano Martinez and wife Tanya, their son Zane (who she adored) of Oregon, Gerbacio Martinez and wife Sabina of Chimayo, Eppie Martinez and wife Rose, Fidel Martinez and wife Loyda of Chimayo, Richard Martinez and wife Marlene of California; sisters-in-law: Eliza Cordova and husband Reynaldo of Chimayo, and Priscilla Maestas and husband Jerry (both deceased); numerous other loving relatives and friends. Serving as pallbearers: Roger and Joey Rael, Matthew Fresquez Sr, Ruben Velasquez, Michael and Ronald Martinez. Honorary pallbearers: Bob, Marjorie and Liana Engle, Linnea Powers, Dave Craighead, Leo and Denise Vigil, Robert and Kelly Coriz, grandchildren and great grandchildren. There will be a visitation held on Thursday, November 29 at the Berardinelli Chapel from 5 - 7 p.m., followed by a Rosary at 7 p.m. and Funeral Mass on Friday, November 30 at St. Anne's Catholic Church at 1 p.m. The burial will follow at Memorial Gardens. Berardinelli Family Funeral Service 1399 Luisa Street, Santa Fe, NM 87505 (505)984-8600 Please sign our guestbook for the family at: www.berardinellifuneralhome.com

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Berardinelli Family Funeral Service
1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 984-8600