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Petra Nava Valdez

1930 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Petra Nava Valdez went to be with her Lord and Savior at the age of 87 on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at her home surrounded by her family Hermalinda & Nathanial Christian. Petra was born on February 23, 1930, in Clint, Texas, to Espiridion and Ana Nava Valdez.

Petra moved to Alamogordo in 1963 and has been a lifelong resident since. Petra was employed at Presto Products and retired after 30 years after the company shut down in 2002.

Petra is survived by her sisters Adelina Hernandez of Albuquerque, Hermelinda and husband Nathanial of the family home, Delia Almodovar, Rosalia Cornelius, brother Alberto Valdez and wife Martha, all of Alamogordo. Petra is survived by two uncles, Cornelio Nava and wife Virginia, and Tiburcio Nava and wife Jesusita all of Lamont, California; several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Petra was preceded in death by her parents Espiridion and Ana Valdez, her sister Sor Juan Nava Valde; Brothers Pedro and Joaquin Valdez; niece Nancy Esquero; and brother in law Ronald Cornelius.

Visitation for Petra Valdez will be held from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Monday, February 5, 2018, at Alamogordo Funeral Home Chapel.

The Vigil with Rosary for Petra Valdez will be recited at 9:30 am, Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 705 Delaware Avenue. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am, Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Burial will follow at Monte Vista Cemetery.

The Valdez family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Feb. 2 to Feb. 3, 2018
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