Obituaries

Cassandra Ordunez
B: 1989-03-01
D: 2021-01-06
View Details
Ordunez, Cassandra
Roy Moore
B: 1921-04-13
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Moore, Roy
Benjamin Bradford
B: 1932-10-20
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Bradford, Benjamin
Constance Bannister
B: 1951-08-30
D: 2021-01-04
View Details
Bannister, Constance
Vijayan Jesudason
B: 1932-06-09
D: 2021-01-03
View Details
Jesudason, Vijayan
Emma Phillips
B: 1932-10-06
D: 2020-12-31
View Details
Phillips, Emma
Paul Montano
B: 1939-08-07
D: 2020-12-30
View Details
Montano, Paul
Louis Bevacqua
B: 1954-07-07
D: 2020-12-30
View Details
Bevacqua, Louis
Marjorie Sidman
B: 1930-08-24
D: 2020-12-28
View Details
Sidman, Marjorie
Marie Verheyen
B: 1932-02-17
D: 2020-12-28
View Details
Verheyen, Marie
Manuel Villa
B: 1935-06-28
D: 2020-12-28
View Details
Villa, Manuel
Evelyn Cosper
B: 1924-04-25
D: 2020-12-27
View Details
Cosper, Evelyn
Esequiel Castro
B: 1932-03-03
D: 2020-12-26
View Details
Castro, Esequiel
Eddie Lucero
B: 1945-10-13
D: 2020-12-26
View Details
Lucero, Eddie
Matthew Kuchinka
B: 1924-01-18
D: 2020-12-23
View Details
Kuchinka, Matthew
Mario Gonzalez
B: 1950-04-30
D: 2020-12-23
View Details
Gonzalez, Mario
Georgia Stokes
B: 1927-01-26
D: 2020-12-20
View Details
Stokes, Georgia
Catalina Holguin
B: 1928-02-13
D: 2020-12-16
View Details
Holguin, Catalina
Elena Lopez
B: 1934-07-21
D: 2020-12-15
View Details
Lopez, Elena
Justin Clark
B: 1992-12-19
D: 2020-12-15
View Details
Clark, Justin
Vickie Gove
B: 1973-03-30
D: 2020-12-13
View Details
Gove, Vickie

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1410 E Bowman Ave.
Las Cruces, NM 88001-3001
Phone: (575) 526-2419
Fax: (575) 526-7944

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Lorenza Castillo can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle
Lorenza Castillo
In Memory of
Lorenza
Castillo (Torrez)
1924 - 2020
Click above to light a memorial candle.

The lighting of a Memorial Candle not only provides a gesture of sympathy and support to the immediate family during their time of need but also provides the gift of extending the Book of Memories for future generations.

Obituary for Lorenza Castillo (Torrez)

Lorenza  Castillo (Torrez)
Lorenza T. Castillo, 96 years old, went to be with the Lord on November 24, 2020 at Memorial Medical Center.
A lifelong resident of Salem, NM, Lorenza (Lorraine) had spent the last several years being cared for by her son Danny and daughter-in-law Saundra at their home in Las Cruces. Lorensita Torrez was born in Garfield, NM on October 11, 1924.
Lorenza is preceded in death by her husband Leonardo J. Castillo; three children Michael, Leonardo Jr., and Teresa; her parents Evangelisto and Manuela Torrez; two brothers Manuel Torres and Jose Torres; two sisters Jesusita Clark and Mary Castillo.
Lorenza is survived by two sons, Danny (Saundra) Castillo and Rick (Trish) Castillo; six grandchildren, Michael Jr. (Kathy), Mario (Bertha), Jennifer, Ricky O. (Jeanette), Jason (Brenna), and Katrina; nine great-grandchildren Isabella, Devon, Ava, Melissa, Oliva, Bobby, Maria, Ricky D., and Orlando; two brothers Richard Torres, Tom (Tilia) Torres; one sister Erlinda Barela; many nieces and nephews.
Lorenza was a devout member of Our Lord of Mercy Catholic Church in Hatch. She will be remembered as a special, inspirational caring mother and grandmother to her sons and grandchildren. Lorenza was a religious and faithful child of God and prayed her rosary every day as well as prayed for her family and friends.
Lorenza’s greatest joy was the “little ones”. She served as “Grandma” at Garfield Elementary for many years. Many young people in northern Dona Ana County knew and loved “Grandma Castillo”.
Services will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at Our Lord of Mercy Catholic Church in Hatch, NM. Rosary beginning at 11am with funeral mass immediately following and interment at Salem Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be her grandchildren.
Arrangements by Getz Funeral Home, 1410 E. Bowman Ave. Las Cruces, NM 88001. Please visit www.getzcares.com to sign the local online guest book.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lorenza Castillo (Torrez), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos