Alamogordo Funeral Home, Inc.
(June 4, 1950 - December 2, 2009)
Cenaida A. Beaty (Contreras)
Our beloved wife (Beauty), mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. Cenaida A. Beaty, 59, was embraced into eternal life by our dear Lord on December 2, 2009 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She was born on June 4, 1950, in Alamogordo, New Mexico to Santiago G. Contreras and Ysidora A. Contreras.
Cenaida will be missed but never forgotten by family and friends. She loved spending time outdoors with her family. She was always making people laugh with the funny faces she made and her funny remarks. She took pride in her sewing and gardening in her spare time.
Survivors include; husband Larry Beaty, her two daughters, Tish Gallegos-Runningwater and husband Wyndham, Tanya Juenger and husband Michael, her two sons, Benjamin Beaty and wife Lori, Jacob Beaty and her six grandchildren; Thomas Forbes and wife Georgette, Kayla Warren and husband Robert, Ariel Rountree, Sabrina Juenger, Mikala Beaty, Logan Beaty and seven great grandchildren.
She is also survived by her six brothers; Chevo A. Contreras and wife Lydia of Albuquerque, NM, Jimmy A. Contreras and wife Celia of Davenport, IA, Rudy A. Contreras and wife Sylvia of Alamogordo, NM, Eduardo A. Contreras and wife Teresita of Albuquerque, NM, Eloy A. Contreras and wife Betty of Rosenberg, TX, and Ruben A. Contreras and fiancé Ruth Sanchez of Tularosa, NM. Her four sisters; Ramona A. Benitez and husband Naya, Diana A. Contreras and fiancé Joe Romero, Rebecca A. Watson and husband Thomas of Alamogordo, NM, and Rachel A. Contreras and fiancé Mike Armandariz of Albuquerque, NM.
Additional survivors are mother-in-law Mary Lou Beaty; brothers-in-law Lester Beaty and wife Delana and Louis Beaty of Tularosa, NM and Lorna Shaw and husband Brian of Carlsbad, NM.
Other survivors are numerous aunts and uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
There will be a public viewing for family and friends from 5:00-6:00pm on Sunday, December 6, 2009 at Alamogordo Funeral Home Chapel. Following the viewing the Rosary will be recited by family members. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 9:00am, Monday, December 7, 2009, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Bryant Hausfeld, O.F.M. Celebrant.
Pallbearers will be her six brothers, Chevo A., Jimmy A., Rudy A., Eduardo A., Eloy A. and Ruben A. Contreras, her son, Benjamin Beaty and grandson, Thomas Forbes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jacob Beaty, Camron Allison, Gregory Mars, Daniel A. Contreras, Eric Benitez, Eduardo Contreras, Jr., Chuy Morales and numerous other nephews.
Interment will follow at Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call from 5:00-6:00pm on Sunday before the Rosary.
The Beaty family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services.