Gilbert S. Baca
Retired Brigadier General Gilbert S. Baca died at his home in Santa Fe on May 20, 2020. He was born in Santa Fe on August 19, 1935, and sought to distinguish himself at every opportunity as a soldier, loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He is survived by Alice Christine SÃ¡nchez y Medina de Baca, his wife of 63 years, their six children, twelve grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and his two sisters.
After more than a year since his passing, we are gathering in Santa Fe to celebrate his life. The rosary will be at 6:00 pm on Thursday, July 29, 2021, at Berardinelli Family Funeral Services, 1399 Luisa St. The funeral mass will be at 9:00 am on Friday, July 30, 2021, at St. Anne's Parish, 511 Alicia St, and his interment at 10:30 am at the Santa Fe National Cemetery, 501 N Guadalupe St. Reception will follow at Santa Fe Women's Club, 1616 Old Pecos Trail. If you wish to send flowers, please send them to 725 Los Lovatos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501.
Published by Albuquerque Journal on Jul. 25, 2021.