Rosary service for Alfred Padilla, 69, of Capitan will be Wednesday, April 3, at 6:00 PM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Capitan where the funeral mass will be on Thursday, April 4, at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow at the Capitan Cemetery.
Alfred was born August 17, 1943 at Encinoso to Lucia and Guillermo Padilla. He had lived most of his life in Lincoln County. He retired from the State Highway Department in 2006 and attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He married Marena on May 14, 1999 in Capitan.
He is survived by his wife Marena of Capitan two children, Alfred Padilla Jr. and Esther Padilla both of Sacremento, California two grandchildren sister, Cecilia Ethridge of Ruidoso five brothers, Eddie Padilla of Ojaia, CA, Willie Padilla of Albuquerque, Richard Padilla of Rio Rancho, Jimmy Padilla of Lincoln and Freddy Padilla of Alamogordo.
My heart and prayers go out to my primos family. Cecilia i am so sorry i didt make it. Health reasons, but i was there in spirit. All my love and blessings.e
Emma OlivasLubbock, TX
Marena, I am so sorry for your loss. Alfred was a great man and will be missed by many. Our prayers are with you and the family during this difficult time.
Kelli Tate Pruett, NM
Our condolences to Marena and all the Padilla family during this time of sorrow. Your in our thoughts and prayers. Alfred was a good man and will be greatly missed. From the Padilla family in Capitan, Carrizozo and Roswell.
Mabel Padilla FuentesRoswell, NM
our prayers and thoughts go out to the Padilla family may GOD keep Alfred in his prayers
Joe M UrbanAlamogordo, NM
My thoughts and prayers are with now and in the future,
Mary Beth FowlerCapitan, NM
We are so sorry for your loss.Alfred will now watch over his family from heaven. may he R.I.P.
Roy Gerty MontoyaRuidoso Downs, NM
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.
Alfred was a great guy.
Marena, may Alfreds love live on in your memories and bring you peace.
Dora GonzalesAlbuquerque, NM
I still cant believe that you are gone but I know that you will never be forgotten. I will cherish all the memories we shared together. I hope you are at peace my friend. You will forever be missed.
Denise MagnoneDeKalb, TX
May he rest in peace with the Dear Lord always at his side. May God always be with the family through this time and always.
Richard Harris FamilyRuidoso, NM
We are sorry for the loss of a very great man.
Lisa ZamoraCapitan, NM
So sorry for your loss.
Joan HughesGallup, NM
We love you Alfred, always in our hearts , you will be missed dearly...
Andree GermanyCapitan, NM