Herrera, Beatrice Erlinda
Beatrice Erlinda Herrera, 84 years young of Albuquerque, New Mexico, passed away on April 22, 2022, surrounded by loved ones in her home of almost 40 years. She was married to Rosinaldo B. Herrera for 52 years, and has joined him along with all of her siblings, mom, dad, mother-in-law, father-in-law, all of whom she missed very much. Bea was born in Dixon, New Mexico on November 15, 1937. She was the youngest of seven children. She attended McCurdy High School in Espanola, New Mexico, where she made many special memories. She worked many years at UNM as a financial aid officer, where she helped many students. In her later years, she enjoyed going to the Senior Center where she met many good friends. She was a wonderful, silly mom, and a very special, loving grandma, aunt, cousin and friend.
Bea is survived by her children: Dolores Moreno, Clarence [Monica] Herrera, and Kathleen [Lorenzo Sr] Gallegos; grandchildren Pedro Jr. [Ana] Moreno, Irenne Moreno, Elisette [Eric] Saenz, Brittney Herrera, Zia Herrera, Francisco [Petra] Gallegos, Lori [Rodrigo] Gallegos de Castillo and Lorenzo Gallegos Jr; great-grandchildren, Elijah Moreno, Elianee Moreno, Roman Bryant, Jose Gallegos and Elena Castillo. She has many nieces, nephews and cousins who meant so much to her, along with other family members and friends she met through the different stages of her life.
A celebration of life will be on May 22, 2022 at Alamosa Elementary School, 6500 Sunset Gardens SW, 87121 at 12:00pm. Wear Lobo attire or the color red! Lunch will be served!
To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.garciamortuary.com
717 Stover Ave. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102