Our Beautiful Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother
Maria De la luz, 76, of Lovington NM, passed away on December 6, 2019 in Lovington, NM surrounded by her loved ones.
Visitation, will be held 1:00 pm -5:00 pm on Monday, December 9, 2019 at Stevens Funeral Home, 1106 N. Main Ave, Lovington NM. Tuesday’s visitation will be at 10:00-8:00 pm, with a rosary to be recited at 6:00 pm.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 pm Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 at St. Thomas Catholic Church with the Father Jesus Martinez of St. Thomas Catholic Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Lovington Cemetery, 600 W. Gum. Arrangements are by Steven Funeral Home.
Maria de la Luz was born in Vado De Piedra, Chihuahua, Mexic0 to Sixto and Francisca Tercero on Dec. 9, 1942. She married Federico Sandoval on March 17, 1962 in Mexico. She worked as a field worker for many years. She was also a housewife.
Maria de la Luz is preceded in death by her parents and her son Federico Jr .Sandoval (Fred), and a baby girl Magdalena.
Maria de la Luz is survived by Federico her spouse, Two sons Hector Sandoval and wife Corina, Touny Sandoval. She is also survived by Five daughters Elida Perry and husband Dusty, Delma Sandoval Sanchez, JoAnn Hinojos and husband Ricardo, Sandra Huerta and husband Manuel and Lucy Segundo and husband Marcos. Numerous brothers and sisters, 19 Grandchildren and 22 great-Grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons: Christopher and Ricky Jr. Sanchez, Touny Jr. and Ceasar Sandoval, Ismael Jr. and Isaac Jimenez, Brandon Sandoval and Jahzaiah Hinojos.
The family of Maria de la Luz wishes to extend our sincere thanks to those that send flowers and prayers. Online condolences may be made at www.stevensfuneral.com.