Carmen Sandoval

October 30, 1934 ~ September 20, 2021 (age 86)


Sandoval, Carmen  
86 of age, passed on Monday, September 20, 2021 in her home. Carmen was born on October 30, 1934 in Albuquerque, NM to the late Ramon Ortega and Lucinda Jaramillo.  Carmen married the late Benjamin Sandoval on October 25, 1952. 
She is survived by her son, David Sandoval; daughter, Jo Ann Griego; grandchildren, Venessa L. Griego, Domingo J. Griego, Julian N. Griego, Monica F. Griego; great grandchildren, Andrew C. Montoya, Benjamin T. Montoya, Cailey F. Griego, Elijah B. Griego and Oliver T. Griego.
Carmen was a devoted housewife most of her life but found herself working for APS in the cafeteria and cleaning the Albuquerque Journal building later in life. What mattered the most to her was her family. She was a caring, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. 
A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021 from 5:00-6:00 pm with a Rosary to be recited at 6:00 pm at Strong Thorne Chapel, 1100 Coal Ave. SE. A Mass will be celebrated on  Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 9:00 am at Holy Family Catholic Church 562 Atrisco Dr SW. Interment to follow at San Jose de Armijo Cemetery. Pallbearers will be David Sandoval, Steven Eisenzimmer, Domingo Griego, Julian Griego, Andrew Montoya and Benjamin Montoya.To view information or leave a condolence please visit  
Garcia Mortuary
717 Stover Ave. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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September 29, 2021

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Strong - Thorne
1100 Coal Ave. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

September 29, 2021

6:00 PM
Strong - Thorne
1100 Coal Ave. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Interment to follow

San Jose de Armijo Cemetery
2759 Arenal Rd SW
Albuquerque, NM 87121

September 30, 2021

9:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church
562 Atrisco Dr. SW
Albuquerque, NM 87105

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