Dolores Madrid (1940 - 2018)

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Dolores Mary Madrid, born in Corrales, N.M., on March 17, 1940, went home to be with our Lord on Monday, Dec. 24, 2018.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Demetrio and Placida Rivera, and loving in-laws, Antonio and Mela Madrid. Dolores was a loving wife and mother of nine children.
She was a devout ambassador for Jesus Christ, a dedicated school teacher for 33 years. Alongside her husband, she spent 21 years working to help reform troubled youth.
Dolores' proudest accomplishment was her marriage of 58 years to her loving husband, Alejandro "Alex" Madrid, her children, 30 grandchildren and 36 great grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband, Alex; children Barbara, Patricia, Cynthia, Christine, Alejandro "Alex" Jr., Jeanne, Brenda, Manuel, Marie and their spouses, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A viewing will be held Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Daniels Family Funeral Home / Sara Chapel, 4310 Sara Road SE, Rio Rancho, N.M., 87124.
Her life celebration will be held Monday, Jan. 7, 11 a.m., at Legacy Church-East Campus, 4701 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, N.M., 87109. A reception will immediately follow.
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Wyoming Chapel, Albuquerque
4310 Sara Road SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 821-0010
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Published in Las Vegas Optic on Jan. 1, 2019
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