Rosina A. Herrera, age 74, beloved mother, grandmother, and sister, was embraced by the Lord and taken to Eternal Life , Monday, April 13, 2015. She was born in Rowe, NM on July 28, 1940 and was a resident of Albuquerque, NM. Rosina was a member of the Carmelitas, Los Guadalupanos (Our Lady of Mt. Carmel), and of the Spanish choir at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church. Some of Rosina's hobbies included: sewing, singing in the choir, fishing, camping, the outdoors, and especially spending time with her family and taking care of her precious grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Nicasio and Eufelia Archuleta; most recently her husband, Nazario on January 27, 2015; beloved son, John; sister, Geneva Rivera; brothers, Manuel and Hernandez Archuleta. Rosina is survived by her loving children, Clyde Herrera, Joann Herrera, Corrine Herrera and husband John Lucero; her grandchildren, Johnny Jr. and wife Christine, James and wife Jami, Caleb, Whitney, Marcos; and nine great-grandchildren. Rosina was the eldest of all her siblings. Also surviving are her brothers, Roy and Martin Archuleta; sisters, Lupe Montoya and husband Pete, Geraldine Cobos and husband Fernando; and many loving nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Rosina will be greatly missed by her loving family and by those whose hearts she touched.
A Rosary will be recited Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 9502 Fourth St. NW, Albuquerque. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday at 9:00 a.m. also at the Church. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Casket Bearers will be Marcos Lucero, John Lucero, Johnny Herrera Jr., James Herrera, Danny Rivera, Martin Archuleta, and Andrew Perez. Honorary Bearers will be Theresa Rivera, Lenora Lopez, Anita Martinez, Nicole Wiggins and Fernando Cobos, Jr.
Rosina's care is entrusted to:
Daniels Family Funeral Services
9420 Fourth St. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114