Estefanita Peralta, 97, passed away on Feb.20, 2019
Estefanita Peralta, 97, passed away on Wednesday, Feb.20, 2019.
Estefanita was born on March 18, 1921 in Alameda, NM to Jose and Rojeria (Tafoya) Caetano-Gurule. Estefanita was united in marriage to Florentino Peralta on Jan. 22, 1969 in Albuquerque, NM. Estefanita enjoyed crocheting, arts and crafts and painting. She was an excellent cook and loved her family very much.
Estefanita is survived by: her daughter Jenny and husband Darryl Klaassen of Newton; granddaughter, Larissa and husband Dustin Fussell of Park City; great-granddaughter, Amelia Fussell; brother, Augustine and wife Judy Gurule of California.
Estefanita was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and siblings, Josedomingo, Moises, Jesus, JoseDeluz, Viola, Elena and Epifanio.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, February 25, at the Dunsford Funeral Home, Augusta.
Rosary will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at St. James Catholic Church in Augusta. Funeral mass will follow. Interment will follow the mass at Calvary Cemetery, also in Augusta.
The family wishes memorial contributions be made out to the St. James Catholic Church, left in care of the Dunsford Funeral Home.