Candelaria Lucero, age 77, a life long resident of Las Vegas, N.M., passed away on Friday, Dec. 12, 2008, at the Alta Vista Regional Hospital in Las Vegas, N.M.
She was born on Feb. 24, 1931, in Las Vegas, N.M., to Benito Solano and Simplicia Madrid-Solano.
She was united in marriage on Oct. 10, 1941, in Las Vegas, N.M., to the late Cresencio Lucero
She enjoyed cooking, going to dances, and spending time with her grandchildren.
She was a life-long Catholic and a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Church.