Carolina R. Montoya
- November 21, 1937 - September 23, 2011
- Tome, New Mexico
of Carolina's Passing
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“I miss you dearly, Grandma!
1 of 5 | Posted by: Sam Giron - Grandson
“MANUEL AND FAMILY I WAS SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT CAROLINE PASSING. WE DID NOT SEE EACH OTHER OFTEN BUT I ALWAYS THOUGHT OF HER AS A DEAR COUSIN. SHE IS...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: NELLIE AND AC RODRIGUEZ - NM
I am so sorry about Catolina (that is what you always called her) We may not talk but I still think of the both of you often. I know she...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Ann & Ricardo Vigil - Albuquerque, NM
“You will be missed so much, but God now has a wonderful and beautiful Angel by His side.
We love you, Wilbur an Dianne Brack
4 of 5 | Posted by: Dianne Brack - Farmington, NM
“On behalf of the French Family of Companies, we express our deepest condolences.
5 of 5 | Posted by: Bryan Barrett - Albuquerque, NM
CAROLINA R. MONTOYA was born to Salomon and Ijinia Porras Ramirez on November 21, 1937 and passed away on September 23, 2011. She is survived by her husband, Manuel Montoya; children, William and wife, Eileen; Felicia Giron and husband, Pilar; Tom and wife, Veronica and Stephen Montoya; brothers, Salomon Ramirez and wife, Sarah; and David Ramirez and wife, Yvonne. She had 15 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Carolina was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church in Tome, NM and was a devout Catholic. Carolina retired from the AT&SF Railroad after 22 years of service. She was preceded in death by her father, Salomon and mother, Ijinia Porras Ramirez; brother, Samuel; sister, Mary Ann Bolagh; and sons, John David and Samuel Marcos. Carolina traveled throughout the United States and went to Europe twice. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy. Pall Bearers will be Samuel Giron, Manuel B. Montoya, Pilar Giron, Jordan Montoya, Ambrose Luevano, and Henry Aguilar. A rosary will be held on Monday, September 26 at 6:00 p.m. at French Mortuary on University followed by a reception at 6937 Lamar Ave. NW. A mass will be held on Tuesday, September 27 at 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 7 Church Loop, Tome, NM 87060 followed by burial at Santa Fe National Cemetery.