Rebecca Romero, 79, passed away Aug. 10, 2012, in Pueblo. She was born Nov. 22, 1932, in Mosquero, N.M., to the late Augustine and Lucy Vigil.

Rebecca was preceded in death by her parents, and one daughter Mary Ann Romero.

She is survived by her 11 children, Laura (Paul) Huck of Mesa, Ariz., Cecilia (OD) Ortiz of Raton, Tim (Ellen) Martinez of Apache Junction, Ariz., Margaret (Edward) Sena of El Paso, Texas, Tom Martinez of Colorado Springs, Antonio Martinez of Trinidad, Augustine Martinez of Carlsbad, N.M., Elaine (Joe) Ingram of Carlsbad, Ted (Senaida) Romero of Albuquerque, N.M., Sam Romero of Raton, Paul (JoAnn) Romero of Carlsbad, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Rebecca was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed.

Recitation of the Most Holy Rosary will be held Thursday, Aug. 16, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Patrick’s/ St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Deacon Thomas Alderette followed by the Solemn Mass of the Resurrection at 10 a.m. with Father John Trambly as the Celebrant. Rite of committal and interment will follow at Fairmont Cemetery.

Arrangements for Rebecca Romero are under the direction of the Alderette Pomeroy Funeral Home of Raton.