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Amilia M. Portillo-Guliez

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Lifelong Tularosa resident
Amalia M. Portillo-Guilez, 92, a lifelong resident of Tularosa, died Thursday, March 5, 2009, in Alamogordo.
Mrs. Portillo-Guilez was born Feb. 19, 1917, in Bent She was extremely strong in her faith and her service to God. She was a member of St. Francis de Paula Catholic Church and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Survivors include two sons, Frank Portillo and his wife, Janie, of Tularosa, and Fred Portillo and his wife, Patsy, of Aurora, Colo.; three daughters, Corina Mirabal and her husband, Robert, of Alamogordo, Viola Artiaga and her husband, Billy, of Tularosa, and Cathy Portillo of Tularosa; nine grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and the father of her children, Frank B. Portillo of Tularosa.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Francisca Montoya; her husband, Rumaldo Guilez; a brother, Steven Montoya; two daughters, Lucia and Teresita Portillo; and a grandson, Christopher Mirabal.
Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated today at 10 a.m. at St. Francis de Paula Catholic Church with Father John Peterson, O.F.M. as celebrant.
Interment will follow in the Tularosa Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Frankie Portillo, Dominic Mirabal, Robert Mirabal Jr., Steven Portillo, Alex Ortega and Josh Walker.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News on Mar. 7, 2009
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