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Katie M. Armijo

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“god bless you, you are in the hands of god now. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: linda and bill campbell - NM

“Katie had to be the most inspiring and loving person. She holds a special place in my heart. She was my" Mom" when we both decided that everyone...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Maxine Mora - Albuquerque, NM

“A friend forever. You've earned your eternal rest Katie. There will be a great celebration in heaven when you join your family there, but you'll be...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Mary Ann Roberts and family

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Katie M Armijo—age 96, a life-long resident of Albuquerque, NM, entered the Kingdom of Heaven on June 10, 2017. She passed away in her sleep with family at her side. Katie enjoyed ceramics, crocheting, and her extensive flower garden. She touched everyone that she met. Katie was a very devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. Katie was preceded in death by her husband Henry Armijo of 72 years, her parents Marcos and Gavina Montoya and siblings Minnie Baca, Rosie Lucero, Marcelino Montoya, Josie Chavez, and eldest son Henry Jr. She is survived by sons Federico Armijo, Andrew Armijo and wife Lorraine. Grandchildren Christopher Armijo and wife Cassie, Mayan Armijo and wife Sonja. Natalie Armijo, Virgil Gil Jr., Alexandra Armijo, and Ashley Armijo. Great grandchildren Mia Armijo, Diego Armijo, and Jose "LJ" Ortega and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Katie's Life Celebration will begin with Visitation on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at Salazar Mortuary, followed by a Rosary at 8:15 a.m. Mass will also be held on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Stover Ave. Burial will follow Services at Fairview Cemetery. Please join the family for a Reception following Burial at the John Marshall Center, 1500 Walter SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102.

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