Theresa C. Marquez, age 71, a longtime resident of Las Vegas, N.M., passed away on Wednesday Nov. 14, 2007, at her home following an extended illness.
She was born in Loma Parda, N.M., on May 2, 1936, to the late Eloy Conway Sr. and Agneda Paiz Conway.
She was united in marriage at Las Vegas, N.M., on Sept. 1, 1952, to the late Faustin Marquez.
She was known for her famous tortillas and homemade jerky. She loved to cook, play cards and games.