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Mary M. Campos

July 25, 1952 — August 12, 2022

Carlsbad

Mary M. Campos

Mary M. Campos, 70, of Carlsbad, NM passed away on Friday, August 12, 2022, at home surrounded by her family. Mary was born on July 25, 1952, in Carlsbad, NM to Julian and Teofila Mendez.

 

Visitation is scheduled from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home. A Rosary is scheduled for 10:30 AM Thursday, August 18, 2022, at San Jose Catholic Church, followed by a Funeral Mass scheduled at 11:00 AM. Following Mass, a meal is scheduled at the Fellowship Hall at San Jose Catholic Church. Cremation will follow, and interment is scheduled for 2:00 PM Friday, August 19, 2022, at the Carlsbad Cemetery in Carlsbad, NM.
 

She married the Love of her Life, Angel F. Campos Jr. in Pecos, Texas on August 16, 1968.

Mary was a beautiful person who always had a smile and time for friends.  She loved spending time with her family, camping, telling stories and crafting or scrapbooking. She worked as a teacher’s assistant, attended Beauty College, worked at the Coca-Cola Bottling Co., and worked as the manager at the Holsum Bakery and Thrift Store until 1987, then worked a few years at Amax Potash all while continuing to share her love for crafting and making gifts for family and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents Julian and Teofila, her brothers Henry and Juan Mendez and sister Helen Salcido, father-in-law Angel Campos Sr., and brother-in-law Sam Campos Sr.

She is survived by her loving husband Angel; daughter Angela Campos (Eppy Saldaña); son Angel Campos III (Fernie Mendoza); grandchildren Justin Saldana (Lali Vianna), Tiffany-Amber Saldaña, Sumer Saldaña, Tre  Able; great-grandson, Ricky Able; sisters Betty Mendez (Dickie Navarrette), Nellie Sanchez (Andy); brothers Robert Holguin, Sammy Mendez (Yolanda), Julian Mendez Jr. (Delma); aunt Tomasa Fierro; mother-in-law Sabina Campos; sisters-in-law Lolly Thomas (Ward), Amelia Juare (Doydie), Lilly Marquez (Roy); brothers-in-law Ray Campos (Melinda), Abel Campos (Carol), Bobby Campos (Patty), Michael Campos (Ann); and many nieces, nephews, and god-children, whom she loved dearly.

Pallbearers will be Angel Campos Jr, Angel Campos III, Tiffany-Amber Saldaña, Frank Salcido Jr, Julian Mendez Jr, and Sammy Mendez.

Honorary Pallbearers are Tre Able, Steve Mendez, Joe Fierro, and Robert Holguin.

 
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