Mary Lou Urenda
Mary Lou (Marrufo) Urenda, 83, of Deming, NM passed away on December 13, 2020 at Mountain View Regional Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM, after a long battle of Parkinson's and related illnesses. Mary Lou was born in Deming, NM to Susano and Maria Marrufo. She was member of St. Ann's Catholic Church in Deming. Mary Lou loved to crochet and embroider. She also liked to gamble (slot machines). She liked to dance and listen to music of Vicente Fernandez and Little Joe. Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Joe (Jose) Marrufo and Edde Marrufo, two sisters, Irene Duran and Alice Ochoa, and the light of her life, her son, Arturo (Tudy) Reyes. She is survived by her daughter, Ana Reyes (Rick Lewis), one grandson, the other light of her life, Raymundo Lewis and one great-granddaughter, Leah Leilani. She is also survived by three brothers, Henry Marrufo in Las Cruces, Gilbert Marrufo in Hacienda Heights, CA and Santa Rosa (Sandy) Marrufo in Deming. Visitation will be on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 from 11am-12pm with the funeral mass beginning at 12pm with Father, Manuel Ibarra officiating at St. Ann Catholic Church. Cremation will then take place at Terrazas Crematory. Due to Covid restrictions on 25% capacity is allowed in the church and you must wear your mask at all times. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapel ~ 575-546-0070.