Alfred Padilla 79, of Espanola, NM passed away peacefully on April 21, 2021. He was born on May 17, 1941 to Juan B. Padilla and Margartia Torres of Truchas. Alfred was preceded in death by his parents Juan B. Padilla and Margarita Torrez, son Alfred Padilla Jr, brother Preciliano Padilla, sister Angie Duran, Adelina Barela, Esneda Trujillo, niece Connie Padilla, nephews Phil Dominguez, Elijio Padilla Jr, and Manuel Romero Jr. Alfred is survived by his brothers Elijo Padilla (Virginia) and Manuel Romero (Dorthey), Sister in-law Stella Padilla, son Randy Padilla, daughter Annie Villanueva, Godson Isaac Padilla, many other nieces, nephews and was a friend to many.
Alfred was a man of faith. He served his country in the US Army and was stationed in Georgia. He was a laborer for many years after leaving the army. He enjoyed to traveling.
The family of Alfred would like to thank the nurses and HHA for the care.
Alfred will be buried at the National Cemetery. The family has entrusted the care of their loved one to Devargas Funeral Home and Crematory of Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477-www.devargasfuneral.com