Lita was born and raised in Bernalillo, New Mexico where she also raised her family. Lita was a beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved her family very much. She was a very good sister and daughter. Lita was an amazing cook and great dancer. She was a wonderful grandmother and mother-in-law.
Our mom was really strong and a resilient woman. In the marathon of life our mother did her best Joan Benoit imitation starting slow but finishing strong. And just like Joanie she was our " Champion ". And in the end just like Joan she was a " Winner ". Rest in Peace for all eternity. We Love you FOREVER.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Agatha Wiggins; sister, Marilyn; brother, Andy; daughters, Annie Gutierrez, Frances Lord; nephews, Donnie Baros, Tim Baros, and Frankie Lujan.
Lita is survived by her sons, Napoleon Pribble, Xavier and wife, Jane, Gary and wife, Elizabeth, Matthew and partner, Rhonda; grandchildren, Ashley Pribble, Justin Pribble and wife, Stephanie, Andrea Pribble and great grandchild, Cameron Pribble; sisters, Becky Baros, Edna Castillo and Terry Lucero; special niece, Roberta Baros and numerous nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to all the caregivers at Spanish Trails, especially medical technician Jenna. The teddy bears you gave her comforted her all those years.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 08, 2022 at 9:00 am with a rosary to be recited at 9:30 am and with a mass to celebrated at 10:00 am at San Ysidro Catholic Church, 5015 Corrales Road. Interment to follow at San Ysidro Cemetery. To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.garciamortuary.com.
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