Sangre De Cristo Catholic Chr
8901 Candelaria Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
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Sosa, Jesus B.

Jesus B. Sosa 88 of Albuquerque, NM, passed away September 1, 2016, from natural causes. Jesus was widowed by his wife of 50 years, Helen F. Sosa, in 2006. Jesus graduated from the University of New Mexico with his PhD in Philosophy of Police Science, and retired from his position as Chief of Police of Santa Fe in 1984. He held a long successful career with the State Police, where he assisted in starting the New Mexico Narcotic Division for the New Mexico State Police.

Jesus was survived by his three children and their families, who also reside in Albuquerque. Son Anthony R. Sosa, his wife Denise, and their three children Justin, Jessica, and Sabrina. Son Michael T. Sosa and his three daughters Alicia, Davina, Ashleh, and her son King Kayden. Daughter Ann M. Sosa-Cardenas, her husband Lorenzo, and their three children Adriana, Julio, and Alejandro.

Services will be held Thursday, September 22, 2016, at 11 am at Sangre de Cristo Catholic Church, located on Candelaria and Moon NE. Jesus will be honored by the New Mexico State Police and the honor guard at the services. A luncheon will follow at the church. On Saturday, September 24, 2016, a second mass will be held at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Clayton, NM, at 10 am, followed by a luncheon and the burial.

Jesus' final resting place will be with his wife Helen F. Sosa.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Sept. 18, 2016
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