Sarita Ruth Gallegos, 79, a resident of Las Vegas, NM, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020 in Albuquerque, NM. She was preceded in death by her husband, Reynaldo Casados; her parents, Juan and Rosita Gallegos; her brothers Rudy, Tony and Quirino Gallegos, a sister Virginia Fergason, and a brother-in-law, Alfonso Lucero.
She is survived by one son, Rafael Gallegos and wife Amy of Albuquerque, NM; a sister, Eleanor Lucero of Gold Canyon, AZ, a sister-in-law, Karen of Denver, CO six grandchildren: Leon Gallegos, Pereece (Chris) ,Ariel, Raquel (Tim), Rosie, and Christina Hern; and four great-grandchildren: Zoey, Eddie, Lorelei Linker and Jade.
She was born in Maes, NM on March 7, 1940. She was married to Reynaldo Casados
who preceded her in death and she enjoyed lake fishing, gardening, working with puzzles and ceramics, and for a while she delivered the Santa Fe New Mexican to local residents. She was always there for her family and grand kids.
Services will be held from Our Lady of Sorrows Church on Thursday, February 20, 2020 beginning with a rosary at 9:00 a.m. followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. The interment will follow at a later date in the Santa Fe National Cemetery.
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