CHARLIE C. ANAYA Charlie C. Anaya 80 of Stanley, NM passed away on January 24, 2014, to complications of diabetes and a massive heart attack. Charlie was born on October 14, 1933 in Galisteo, NM to parents Virginia and Frank S. Anaya. He retired from the Stanley Landfill as a caretaker for 29 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Virginia and Frank S. Anaya, Mela and John Romero, Frank, Julia and Donna, Alfonso, Arthur and Ventura. He is survived by his sister, Michelle Robles, brother, Cipriano Anaya (Pauline), sister in law, Annette Anaya, and many nieces, great nieces, nephews, great nephews, relatives and friends. We sincerely thank Rosa Chavez, his caretaker and her children Ruben & Camila who loved Charlie very much. We also want to express thanks to the immediate family, relatives and friends who visited Charlie at the hospital. Thanks to the Doctors, nurses and PMS Hospice Staff making Charlie comfortable. Services will be held in Galisteo, NM on March 1, 2014 at Nuestra Sonora de los Remedios. Rosary will be recited at 11 a.m. and Mass to follow at 11:30 a.m. Burial will take place at the Galisteo Cemetery at a later date. A Reception will follow after mass at the Galisteo Community Center. Arrangements by Rivera Family Funeral Home, (505)753-2288. To share a memory, please visit our website at www.riverafuneralhome.com
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Rivera Family Funeral Home & Crematory
305 Calle Salazar
Espanola, NM 87532
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Feb. 23, 2014