Adelia M. Flores, age 91, a lifetime resident of Las Vegas, N.M., passed away on Tuesday, Feb.12, 2008, at her home following a sudden illness.
She was born in Las Vegas, N.M., on Dec. 16, 1916, to the late Tranquelino Esquibel and Euphemia Montoya Esquibel.
She was united in marriage in Las Vegas, N.M., in 1934, to the late William Flores Sr.
She was a Gold Star Mother, due to the loss of her son, Jerry Flores, in the Vietnam War on March 6, 1971. She as a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, mother-in-law and aunt.