August 17, 1943 - March 22, 2013
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.