Age 85, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Rose was a very loving mother she enjoyed spending time with her entire family and welcoming new family members. She loved life and was the glue to our family. She always encouraged her family to hold their heads high and to persevere. She loved her friends and appreciated her caregivers.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Antonio J. Arellano and Lucia Jaramillo; son, Randy Benton; granddaughter, Roseanne Mehling; sisters Bertha Vargas and Lucille.
Rose is survived by her brother Nick Arellano; children, Angela Ward and husband, Randy, John Benton, Gigi Arellano, Jodine Curtis and husband, Jack, Becky Garcia and significant other, Gerard, Frances Brand and significant other Tony, Berda Eckroat and husband, John; she was Nana to 23 grandchildren, 45 great grandchildren and extended family.
Visitation will be held on Monday, December 10, 2018 from 6:00-6:30 pm at Garcia Mortuary ~ Chapel of Angels on the corner of 8th and Iron with a Celebration of Life to follow at 6:30 pm. A Mass will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 11:00 am at Our Lady of the Assumption, 811 Guaymas Pl. NE with Interment to follow at Fairview Memorial Park.
To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com
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