Grace Linda Apodaca-Brewer (1959 - 2019)

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Service Information
Saturday, Jul. 6, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
Funeral service
Saturday, Jul. 6, 2019
9:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church

A double funeral has been scheduled for two Apodaca sisters. Daughters of Joe A. Apodaca and Dolores Torres-Apodaca, both parents deceased and formally of Las Vegas, N.M.
Both sisters are survived by brother, George Torres of Las Vegas; sisters, Gloria Apodaca of Albuquerque, Gladys Apodaca of Peoria, Ariz., Edna Cummings of Tampa Fla. and Christine Price of Roanoke, Va.; two aunts, Auntie Irene Torres and Auntie Sally Torres. On their father's side they are survived by Uncle Leroy Apodaca (Diana) of Taos, Uncle Greg Apodaca (Victoria), formally of Las Vegas.
They are also survived by many loving first and second cousins located in Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Rio Rancho, Alamogordo and Albuquerque.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 6, 2019, 9 a.m., at the Immaculate Conception Church.
The family plans on receiving visitors at the church from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., before the service.
Grace L. Apodaca, 59, was born in Germany, August 15, 1959.
She passed away on March 9, 2019, of double pneumonia, at the Banner Thunderbird Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz.
She also loved, cherished, protected, and appreciated her husband Richard Portugal who provided her not just with security but with friendship and support and a fulfilling partnership that she called "winning the lottery".
She is survived by her second husband of 20 years Richard A. Portugal and son, Jayson Apodaca.
Published in Las Vegas Optic on July 5, 2019
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