Candace Wauneka

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Candace A. Wauneka

Candace A. Wauneka went to be with the Lord on Dec. 16, 2017.

She is survived by her mother, Dolores A. Wauneka of the family home; her two brothers Robert F. Wauneka & Michael A. Wauneka; her aunt Ella Belinda of Gallup NM, her uncle David Wauneka & wife Ella, of Kirtland NM, Franklin Lewis of Kirtland NM, Deacon Larry Cleveland & wife Martha of Bernalillo NM; her cousins Cody Lewis of Albuquerque NM, Donavan Lewis of Phoenix, AZ, Brian Thompson of Salina, CA, Wayne Frazier of Gallup, NM, Anthony Thompson & wife Amanda of Colorado Springs, CO, Nicholas Thompson & wife Asheley of South Carolina, Charles Thompson of Colorado Springs, CO, Amanda Thompson of Salina, CA, Elise Gomez of Albuquerque, NM, Isabell Gomez of Albuquerque, NM, Marisol Gomez of Bernalillo, NM, & Ursula Gomez of Bernalillo, NM.

Candy was a graduate of Sandia High School and University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Arts in History. Candy played saxophone in the Sandia Matador Marching Band 1983 to 1987. She was a devoted Dallas Cowboy and UNM Lobo fan. Go Lobos! Candy enjoyed Isotopes baseball. Candy was an assistant manager at Dollar Tree. She loved her furry angels, her kitties, Chucky and Baxter.

Rosary/Eulogy will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017, 5:00 p.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5310 Claremont NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, December 23, 2017, 10:00 a.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church. Interment at Mount Calvary Cemetery, 1900 Edith Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102. Reception to follow at Queen of Heaven Parish Hall. Please visit our online guest book for Candy at

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 21, 2017