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Jose Leyva

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Leyva, Jose A.

Jose A. Leyva, 86, passed away on Wednesday, December 28, 2016.

He is preceded in death by his son Joel Leyva and daughter Rachel leyva.

Jose is survived by his wife, of 63 years, Minnie Leyva; sons Amos Leyva and wife Denise and Ruben Leyva and wife Deborah; granddaughters whom he raised Felicia Silva-Lucero and Tamara Silva Davis-Ward; brother Armando Leyva and wife Magdelena; sisters Elena Flores and Elisia "Licha" Portillo; twelve grandchildren; twenty one great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. He was a pastor, minister, and central district leader with the Assemblies of God Church for many years.

Jose's Life Celebration will begin with a Visitation on Friday, December 30, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at Casa del Rey located at 2500 Corona Dr NW, followed by a Celebration Service at 7:00 pm. A Service will be held on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. also at Casa del Rey. Burial will follow Services at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Joseph Leyva, Jarrod Leyva, Caleb Leyva, Joel Leyva, Matthew Leyva, and Marcus Leyva.

Please visit Jose's online guestbook at

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 29, 2016
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