Maria C. Sena
A Mass of Christian Burial for Lamar, Colorado resident, Maria Sena will be held at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, July 5, 2012 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lamar, CO. A rosary/scripture service will be at 9:30 A.M. Father Charles Sena will be the celebrant and burial will follow in Holly Cemetery, Holly, Colorado. Visitation will be held at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar of Wednesday, July 4, 2012 from 1:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.
Maria Concepcion Sena, known to many as Confe, went to her heavenly rest on June 29, 2012 at Prowers Medical Center, Lamar, CO. She was born on July 8, 1931 in Sena, NM to Juan and Rita (Garcia) Sena.
Maria loved her children and grandchildren and was extremely proud of each and every one of them. She was loved by everyone that knew her and she welcomed everyone with her home cooked meals and always had a kind word for everyone. She loved working in her garden and quilting and watching the religion channel.
Connie was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Sena; parents, Juan and Rita Sena; infant son, Joseph; father and mother in law, Ricardo and Dulcinea Sena; brother, Jose Dolores Sena; and sisters, Leonore Griego, Estella Garcia, Margaret Chavez, Rosario Gallegos, and Celestina Sena.
Maria is survived by her children, Joann (Patrick) Martinez of Las Vegas, NM, John Sena of Lamar, CO, Sam (Cynthia) Sena, Anthony (Selena) Sena, Leo (Alice) Sena, all of Liberal, KS and Christine (Henry Gonzales) Carrillo, of Las Vegas, NM; siblings, Joe (Elsie) Sena, Florian Sena, Eufelia Bustamante, Felipa (Rosendo) Gonzales Jr. all of Sena, NM, Ernest (Lorraine) Sena of Albuquerque, NM; sisters-in-law, Annabelle (John) Munez of Lamar, CO, and Antonia Vargas of Holly, CO; 26 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren; special friends Judy Alba and Cindy Duran, other relatives and many friends.
Those desiring may make memorial contributions in Maria Sena’s name in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO, 81052.
Funeral arrangements are being handled Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar. For more information and online condolences please visit our website at www.valleymemorialfc.com.