Edalia Theodora Gomez passed away peacefully this 4th of June at 11:45 p.m., at Pine Ridge Extended Care Center.
She was born in Cabresto, N.M., April 25, 1927, and raised with her siblings in Rosa, N.M. Edalia became a resident of Pagosa Springs in 1959.
During her life, she was an outstanding citizen. A beloved adoptive mother, auntie and grandmother to many, she influenced a whole community. Working as a waitress and housekeeping professional, for many years she shined her light on all fortunate to know her.
All are welcome to join us in celebrating her life, beginning with a viewing at White’s Family Funeral Home at 141 N. 14th St., from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Friday the 10th of June. The rosary will follow at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church on Lewis Street at 7 p.m.
The funeral will be held also at IHM, on Saturday, the 11th of June at 10 a.m., followed by a burial at Hilltop Cemetery.
A potluck banquet will be held at the IHM Parish Hall following the burial. Please bring a dish to share with all Edalia’s friends.
A funeral expense fund has been set up at Citizens Bank to cover all arrangements for Edalia Gomez. Any donation would be greatly appreciated by the family.
The family and friends hope to see you all at the celebration and we thank you all.