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Christine L (Montoya) Fernandez

May 18, 1951 ~ August 18, 2020 (age 69)


Christine L Fernandez, 69, our beloved mother, was called home to Heaven on August 18, 2020. She was born on May 18, 1951 in Tularosa, NM to Emilio and Ysidra Montoya. She was a beloved mother, Nana and Great Nana and was always praying for her loved ones. She never missed an opportunity to tell you how much you meant to her and always finished her goodbyes with call me when you get home. Her contagious laugh and goofiness always made you smile and she will be greatly missed by all of us.

Christine is survived by her 3 daughters, Angela (Manny) Morales of Las Cruces, Tammy Mendez of Alamogordo, Monica (Sammy) Cooksey of Alamogordo; her grandchildren she adored, Arty Salazar, Adria Salazar, Christina Henderson, Dezarae (Cisco) Gomez, Valerie (Chance) Irons, Marcus Mendez, Cassandra Vickery, Michael Vickery; her 8 great grandchildren, Nevaeh, Luis, Kattaleya, Nathanuel, Gabriel, Norah, Meelah, Emberlynn; her sisters, Ernestine (Sully) Sullivan, Cathy Montoya, Rosie Diaz; her brothers, Ralph (Linda) Montoya, Michael (Paula) Montoya.

Christine was greeted in Heaven by her parents; her husband, Mario Fernandez; her granddaughter, Marisa Vickery.

The memorial service for Christina Fernandez will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, August 28, 2020 at the Alamogordo Funeral Home Chapel.

The Fernandez family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the services.

The Broken Chain

We little knew that morning

that God was going to call your name,

In life we loved you dearly;

in death we do the same

It broke our hearts to lose you,

you did not go alone.

For part of us went with you,

the day God called you home

You left us peaceful memories,

your love is still our guide,

And though we cannot see you,

you are always at our side

Our family chain is broken,

and nothing seems the same,

But as God calls us one by one,

the chain will link again.


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Memorial Service
August 28, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Alamogordo Funeral Home
2301 First St. - PO Box 760
Alamogordo, NM 88310-

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