George Baca

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George B. Baca



George B. Baca, age 91, born in La Joya, New Mexico, a resident of Albuquerque, New Mexico passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

Mr. Baca is survived by his wife of 71 years, Emma Baca; children, Tom Sarate and wife, Sylvia, Lori Valdez and husband, Lawrence, Roland Baca and wife, Sonia; sister, Alma Sanchez; brother, Rudy Baca; seven grandchildren, Renay, Andrew, Mark, Marlene, Taylor, Hudson, DeLeigh; six great-grandchildren, Amber, Aaron, Andrea, Aidan, Zane, and Xander; one great-great grandson, Elliott.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Jessica Sanchez and Bertha Hinojosa at Presbyterian Hospice.

Visitation will be Monday, December 4, 2017 from 9:00a.m. until 10:00 am at El Buen Samaritano United Methodist Church 700 Granite NW (@ 7th Street). A memorial service will follow at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Francisco Escalera officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers will be grandsons, Andrew, Mark, Taylor and Hudson. To sign the guest book visit

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Albuquerque, NM 87121
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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 1, 2017