Catherine Artiaga Nevarez, a resident of Belen, NM, passed away peacefully to her Heavenly home on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. She is preceded in death by her parents, Gilbert and Josie Artiaga; daughters, Brigette Chavira and Anna Gabaldon; and great-grandson, Zachariah Gallegos. Catherine is survived by her children Nicky Nevarez and wife, Eleanor and Crystal Gabaldon and husband, Juan; sister, Corine Artiaga Molina and husband, Larry; brother, Emilio Artiaga; great grandchildren, Zevah and Jezzeyln; and special friend Missy. She is also survived by many grandchildren, great- grandchildren, nieces, nephews, family, and friends. Services will be held at Noblin Funeral Service Los Lunas Chapel on Monday, February 12, 2018. A Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m., with a Memorial Service to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at San Clemente Catholic Cemetery.
The family would like to thank Julia and Carlos our pastors. Also, a very special thank you to the nurses, Chaplain Chavez, and social worker for all their help with caring for Catherine. Arrangements are being handled by the caring professionals at the Noblin Funeral Service Los Lunas Chapel, 2211-D Main St., (505) 866-9992.