MOSCA – Longtime valley resident Anna Mary Gallegos, 74, passed away on Saturday January 19, 2013 in Mosca, Colorado. She was born to Alfonso and Bessie Franklin on March 6, 1938 in Colmer, New Mexico. She married Tomas Conrad Gallegos on January 1, 1959 in San Luis, Colorado. Anna enjoyed her Chihuahua puppies, gardening, cooking, embroidery and spending time with all of her family.
She is survived by her children, Tommy (Rena) Gallegos of Mosca, Rosie Gallegos of Mosca, and Alice (Nicolas) Rodriguez of Center, 8 grandchildren, 5 step-grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 7 step great grandchildren, her siblings; William (Betty) Franklin, Tito Franklin, Eloy (Rose) Franklin, Ralph (Susie) Franklin, Connie DeHerrera and Betty (Bernie) Gonzales; her sisters-in-law Elaine Franklin and Erlinda Franklin; along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Anna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Tomas, her sons, Bobby and Richard Gallegos, her siblings; Alfonso Franklin, Jr, Henry Franklin, Eddie Franklin, Floyd Franklin, Filiberto Franklin, Simon Franklin, Eloy Franklin and Henrietta Franklin; and her sister-in-law Evelyn Franklin.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday January 23, 2013 at the Alamosa United Methodist Church. A visitation will be held Tuesday, January 22, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Rogers Family Mortuary in Alamosa and from 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM at the church prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Blanca Cemetery.
Rogers Family Mortuary of Alamosa is in care of the arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.rogersfunerals.com