Ursusinia (Susie) Espinoza, age 85 of Espanola, passed away on January 17, 2023 surrounded by her family.
Susie was a wonderful mother, grandma, sister and aunt. She enjoyed being with family and friends. She was a very feisty woman and would tell you how it was and at the same time she was a very loving person. We will always cherish and love all the memories we shared with her and keep her spirit alive with us.
She was preceded in death by her husband Nacor Espinoza, daughters Karla Romero, Ruthann DeHerrera and Monica Espinoza, son Rudy Garcia, grandkids Kayla Trujillo, Chanci Espinoza, Blade Espinoza, Her parents Medardo and Octabiana Garcia, brothers Medardo and Mateo Garcia, sister Sylvia Marker and other loving family.
She is survived by her daughters, Arlene Espinoza (Jamie), Mayo Martinez (Trapper), and Nicky Gonzales (Vince), grandsons raised as her own, Carlos, Armando, and Brandon Gonzales, a very special grandson Fernando Trujillo, sisters Marcella Garcia, Juanita Vialpando, Eliza Montoya (Norman), and Ramona Morfin (Jose)
A public visitation will be held on Saturday January 21, 2023, at 10:00 am with a funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m. at Victory Faith Church in Espanola. Burial will follow at La Loma Vista Cemetery in Alcalde.
With the following serving as pallbearers: Carlos, Armando, Brandon Gonzales, Melachi Trujillo, Johnny DeVargas, Noel Vialpando, Jesse Archuleta, and DJ Trujillo
Honorary Pallbearers, Trapper Martinez, Orlando Morfin, Jose Morfin, Richard Garcia, Eligio Velasquez, Wilfred Vialpando, Anthony Silva, Lucas Veleta, Isaac and Elisha Arellano
Special thank you to Ambercare and their nurses Erica and Devana and Giving and their nurses Brittany Sandoval, Emberly Winters and Tina Chavez
The family of Ursusinia "Susie" Espinoza has entrusted the care of their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the beautiful Espanola Valley. (505) 747.7477 www.devargasfuneral.com