Born: August 26, 1935
Death: November 20, 2011
August 26, 1935 - November 20, 2011
ROSINA G. NEVAREZ, 76, of Tortugas entered eternal life Sunday, November 20, 2011 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 26, 1935 in Santa Clara, California to Mercedes and Jesusita Gonzalez. Mrs. Nevarez retired from New Mexico State University Student Health Center as a Certified Nurse’s Assistant after 30 years of service. She received the Ralph B. Crouch Memorial Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the life of the NMSU community and was a member of the Roman Catholic Church.
Survivors include her loving husband, Ernesto Nevarez of the family home; their children, Georgia Misquez (Robert), Ernesto Nevarez II (Lupe), Moses G. Nevarez (Hazel), all of Las Cruces and Ronnie Nevarez (Blanca) of Tortugas; six grandchildren Ernesto Nevarez III (Marci), Christopher (Diana), Krystle (Kevin), Raven, Joshua and Aaron; three great-grandchildren, Ernesto IV, Nicholas and Julian. Other survivors include her brothers-in-law, Isidoro Nevarez (Magge), Leo Nevarez (Patricia), Don Nevarez (Corine), and Reyes Nevarez (Chole). She was preceded in death by her parents and parents-in-law.
Visitation for Mrs. Nevarez will begin at 6 PM, Tuesday, November 22, 2011 in Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine and Parish, 3600 Parroquia Street, where the Prayer Vigil will begin at 7 PM. The Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11 AM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 in the same church. The Rite of Committal and Interment will follow in the Tortugas Cemetery where she will be laid to rest.
Serving as casket bearers will be Ramon Limas, Ernesto Nevarez III, Christopher Nevarez, Joshua Nevarez Aaron Nevarez and Fernando Ortega. Honorary bearers will be Krystle Misquez, Raven Nevarez, Ernesto Nevarez IV, Kevin O’Donnell, Lawrence Nevarez and Joe Perez.