Padilla, Anna Maria Delfinia
A lifelong resident of Albuquerque, NM went to be with her Lord on December 5, 2020 at the age of 80.
Anna was born in Albuquerque, NM on June 14, 1940. She graduated in the 2nd graduating class at Valley High School in 1958. She went on to earn her Masters degree in counseling from the University of New Mexico.
Anna is preceded in death by her parents, Gloria and John G. Lucero as well as her brother, John L. Lucero Jr.
She is survived by her aunt, Rose Riley; her five children, Lawrence Padilla, Rita Raley, Marie Padilla, Cecelia Padilla, Loretta Padilla; grandchildren, Jason Padilla, Rachel Padilla, Justin Padilla and Rebecca Raley.
Anna was a devoted mother and avid crafter. She loved to quilt, sew, crochet and paint. She loved reading, movies and spending time with family. She was a very spiritual woman involved in many church activities. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends and all who knew and loved her.
Our family would like to extend our deepest gratitude to Dr. Victor Vigil and his entire team who's tremendous care provided her many quality years of life.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the New Mexico Cancer Society.
A Celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.garciamortuary.com
717 Stover Ave. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102