Clara Fay Montoya
- July 3, 1933 - March 23, 2011
- Albuquerque, New Mexico
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“I can't believe it's been a year since my Mom has left us. I miss her each and every day. I carry her love in my heart and hope to make her memory...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Donn Montoya - Lake View Terrace, CA
2 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Andre - Friend
“Donn, Laura, Anthony
My deepest condolences to you all. I know the feeling, but I hope it will bring you all stronger together, because without Mama...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Lucero - NM
“Always in my heart.
4 of 12 | Posted by: Rebekah Cline - co worker
“Clara was like a breath of fresh air when she came to work. Always full of life and joy. She always knew when I was down and would just give me the...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Rebekah Cline - Albuquerque, NM
“Dear Donn & Laura, I'm so sorry for the loss of your Mother. Many years have past and we have re-connected. Your Mother was a big part of our...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Noll Livingston - MD
“Clara was a joy to work with. She was a beautiful person, she always could make me smile, she was kind and a very good worker. I will miss her and...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Yolanda Cline - Albuquerque, NM
“Sending my love and thoughts out to all of you! I'm so happy that you were able to be with her and see her and let her know how much she was loved!!
8 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Pat Kasravi - Simi Valley, CA
“Thanks Mom for everything. My heart is full knowing that you lived your life the way you wanted and loved and supported your friends and family...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Donn Montoya - Los Angeles, CA
“I'm so sorry to hear about aunte clara she was the niced lady to me and she was so loving and caring no matter how long it was that i did not see her...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Samantha Montoya (edward montoya daughter) - NM
“So many wonderful memories of you my dear mother...thank you for your love and guidence through the years and in my heart is where you are, love you...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Laura Montoya Ramsey - Rio Rancho, NM
“On behalf of the French Family of Companies, we express our deepest condolences.
12 of 12 | Posted by: Konrad "Kon" Tweeten - NM
Clara F. Montoya, age 77, of Albuquerque, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 23, 2011. She is survived by two sons, Donn and wife Kim of Los Angeles, CA and Anthony of Albuquerque; one daughter, Laura Ramsey and husband Bill of Rio Rancho; three granddaughters, Jessica Montoya of Los Angeles, CA, Tina Robles of Rio Rancho and Ashley Hancock-Montoya of Las Vegas, NV; two great-grandchildren, Kaden and Neveah Aguilar; one brother, Mel Krisel (Rhoda) of El Paso, TX; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Clara worked in the Albuquerque area for First National Bank (Winrock), Southwest Child Care, and Costco (Eubank) for over forty years. Those touched by Clara’s kind heart are invited to join her family Tuesday, March 29, 2011, 7:00 p.m. at 2609 Texas NE off Menaul Blvd. to share memories and celebrate her life.