Charlotte L. Roybal, 102 passed away peacefully on August 29, 2021.
She was the loving widow of Felipe Roybal. They both shared 25 wonderful years of marriage together. She was born in Chamisal, NM on May 18th 1919. She was the daughter of Jose and Beatrice Lopez. She attended missionary school in Dixon, NM and worked at UNM Hospital in Albuquerque, NM, retired in 1984. She was a devoted member of the Presbyterian Church and was very strong in her faith. She enjoyed cooking for her family, listening and dancing to New Mexican music, and caring for her grandchildren. She was very welcoming to everyone and her doors were always open.
She was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, and children listed Mabel Valdez, Hazel Martinez, Dorothy Martinez, and Martha Lujan. She is survived by her children Ernesto Roybal, wife Dolores Beatrice Esquibel, Cindy Roybal, Phillip Roybal wife Roseanne. She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
Public visitation will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 2, 2021 in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory on 623 N. Railroad Ave, Espanola, NM 87532 with a Memorial service to follow at 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Friday, September 3, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church with Pastor Daniel Castillo to officiate the service in Peñasco. 14 State Road 73, Peñasco, NM 87553. Burial to follow at the Chamisal Cemetery. Memorial flowers can be sent to DeVargas funeral home in Espanola, NM. Masks are mandatory for all services. The family of Charlotte L. Roybal have entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477