His Life


Funeral Mass for Bill Lee Gallegos 52, of Grants, New Mexico will be held on Friday-May 14, 2010-10:00 AM at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church. Bural will follow at the Grants Memorial Park. The Very Rev, Alberto Avilla will be the celebrant.

A rosary will be held on Thursday-May 13, 2010-7:00 PMĀ at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church.

Bill was born on April 24, 1958 in Grants, New Mexico. He passed away on May 9, 2010 in Grants, New Mexico.

He is survived by his wife: Carmen Gallegos of the family home in Grants, New Mexico; Children: Rachel Martinez and Husband Denny Martinez of Grants, New Mexico, Mitchel Bengston and wife Jamie Bengston of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Isabel Lucero and partner Ruben Moore of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Erica Gallegos and Fiance Joshua Padgett of Albuquerque, New Mexico; Grandchildren: Denny Martinez, Jr., Trae Martinez, Brandon Martinez, Bobby Martinez, Micaela Pichardo, Talya Bengston, Malakai Bengston, Capriana Bengston and Trinity Martinez; Mother Erlinda Gallegos of Grants, New Mexico; Siblings: Sandra Stewart and husband Lamont Stewart of Farmington, New Mexico, Timo Gallegos of Tuscon, Arizona and Wanda Tyler of San Rafael, New Mexico.

He is preceded in death by Siblings: Anabel Gallegos and Wayne Gallegos.

Pallbearers will be: Wayne Gallegos, Jr., Gabriel Gallegos, Danny Sanchez, Clifford Salgado, Matthew Castillo and Xsavior Montes.

Honorary Pallbearers will be: Ruben Barajas, Orlando Gallegos, and Joe Gutierrez.