Thursday, November 11, 2010
Lena was born on November 13 to Salomon Sr. and Maria (Gonzales) Montano in Socorro, NM.
She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Paul Anaya Sr.; her devoted daughter, Arlene Lindsey – Torres and husband, Tony; her loving son, Paul Anaya Jr. and wife Louise; six grandchildren, Neil, Mark, Jonathan, Derrick, Brett, and Aubry; three great grandchildren, Bradley; Juliana; and Christian; her brother, Salomon Montano Jr.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Lena was a lifelong resident of Socorro and a devoted member of San Miguel Church.
She was the first elected woman as County Assessor of Socorro County and was a member of The New Mexico Counties Association.
A Rosary will be recited on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 10:00 am at the San Miguel Catholic Church in Socorro and A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated following at 10:30 am with Father Andy Pavlak as Celebrant. Interment will take place in The San Miguel Catholic Cemetery. Those who wish to send condolences may do so at www.danielsfuneral.com. Services have been entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services 309 Garfield Socorro, NM 87801 (575) 835-1530.
Posted by Mountain Mail newspaper at 4:38 PM