- September 8, 1949 - June 9, 2011
- Albuquerque, New Mexico
of Connie's Passing
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“Now some of the dust is clear and everyone is having a crybaby day and it feels so empty and then a good friend of Connie shares a dream with all of...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Rose Perea - Comadre
“I feel so blessed to have had you in my life for 15 years. You stood by be throguh the good times and the sorrows. I love you so very much and...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Cathy Naylor - Friend
Until we meet again;
May God rest your soul,
May you dance with abandon,
May you sing with joy.
We are only sad because we have been left...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Christine Vender - Friend
“Connie,All the good times we had together growing up will always be in my mind and heart... Your home now and you no longer have to fight... We will...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: anna (cougar) casaus - NM
“Connie, you came into my life 15 years ago and stayed. Thank you. We shared such joy and also sorrow together. You took me into your family and...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: Nancy Johnston - Albuquerque, NM
“Dearest Connie, you will be missed deeply. I will always cherish those moments that I spent with you as a child. I will never forget them or you....Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Anita Montoya (Salazar) - Friend
“There are those that come into your life, even if just for a little while that make a lasting impression; Connie you were that person for me! I will...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Scotty Silva - Friend
“She will be missed greatly. I remember many days when Marie and her would come for a visit. She was a symbol of strength and perseverence. She was...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Roya Mirmiran - albuquerque
“Adeline, Anna Mae, Marlene, I am deeply saddened by this.. Connie was a jewel. My fond memories of her laughing, and that wonderful smile of her -...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Claudia J. Ortiz - friend
“I was sorry to hear that you have lost a wonderful member of your family. Marleen, I know how much you loved Connie and spoke of her often when we...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Sandy Miller - Albuquerque, NM
“I will never forget your smile that was always followed by that energetic laugh. I miss, your kindness, your yelling, your impatience, your great...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Mercy Arellano - Friend
“Connie, may God hold you in the palm of his hand. God bless and keep you in his tender loving care. Vaya con dios. Love, Heidi
12 of 27 | Posted by: Heidi Moretti - friend
“Connie, I will miss you dearly. I will never forget our talks and your words of wisdom... You were my first "boss" at WM and now I've been through so...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Kimberly Zamora - Sacramento, CA
“MY MEMORIES OFF CONNIE WAS HER SINGING TO US WAS PRICELESS AND HER GREAT SMILE AND LAUGHS WHAT CAN I SAY TO AN AMAZING FREIND I MET AT KINDRED AND...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: adela - albuqueruque, NM - friend
“Our Dear Consuelo, I am one lucky gal who had the chance to get to know you.
I cherish every moment I had with you my dear friend.
"We are family" ...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: Kelly Girl Martin
“A dear friend lost much too soon. I knew Connie a long time and although we did not speak often she was never far from my thougts.
16 of 27 | Posted by: Jodi Sears - Albuquerque, NM
“While a part of us is rejoicing in the peace and the freedom that you have found, our hearts are broken knowing that you are gone from this world. ...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Madie & Stephanie - Albuquerque, NM
“I loved my sister so much that my heart hurts, it hurts because I will miss her laughter, her smile, her beauty and talking w/ her. She was so strong...Read More »
18 of 27 | Posted by: Anna Mae Apodaca - Albuquerque, NM
“Too few words to describe the sorrow -
It is like ripples on a pond that come and go . . .
Yet the memories will remain forever!
May everyone that...Read More »
19 of 27 | Posted by: Loretta Micek - Friend
“I loved my sister very much. She was one of the strongest and beautiful women I know. She always took care of us! She gave the greatest hugs!
...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Adeline Apodaca - Sister
“Connie was a special friend to me. I have know Connie for many many years, She was smart, funny, and had the best heart. I will miss her dearly. ...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Patrick Jaramillo - Albuquerque, NM
“I know how much you loved candles. Here is a purple one. It is one of the last things I do for you, say a prayer and light a candle.
22 of 27 | Posted by: Marleen - sister
“Connie ....will hold a place in my heart forever....She was easy to love, and laugh with. She was a great listener and had a sense of humor that...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Rita Chavez-Peterson - NM
“We laughed & laughed & laughed. Then she would always tell me "you are crazy I can't belive you did that". I will always hear that laugh...
Bye my...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Laura Kain
“I met Connie under unusual circumstances. I was a taxi driver picking her up at the airport on her first visit to NYC...........we clicked...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Patricia Lanigan - Clifton, NJ
“Connie was a sweet, caring and funny person. She had an infectious laugh. She loved my jokes (I think she was the only one) . Our friendship was way...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: virginia and james finger
“On behalf of the French Family of Companies, we express our deepest condolences.
27 of 27 | Posted by: Faith Miner - Albuquerque, NM
APODACA - Connie A. Apodaca, native of Albuquerque, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2011 after a lengthy illness. Connie is survived by her partner, Marie Moe; sisters, Marleen Apodaca, Adeline Apodaca (Janice Miranda), and Anna Mae Apodaca; nephew, Cael John Paul Apodaca; brother-in-law, Robert V. Hill; sister-in-law, Beverly Apodaca; close friends, Rose Perea and Maria Rachel Aragon; stepbrother, Joe Newstrom; and numerous other relatives and friends. Connie was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Pauline Apodaca; and brother, Johnny M. Apodaca. Connie started working at a very early age, and continued to work until 2010. Connie was an avid fast-pitch softball player in her younger years, loved music and dancing, and touched many lives through her compassion, kindness and guidance. Her smile and laughter were contagious. She will always be remembered and dearly missed by many. Friends may visit French - Wyoming Chapel on Friday, June 17, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. followed by a Memorial Rosary which will be recited at 7:00 p.m. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday, June 18, 2011, 10:00 a.m., at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 309 Stover Ave. SW. Inurnment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE.