Josephina Gallegos died Nov. 15, 2015, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 66.
She was born in Olathe May 28, 1949, to Joe and Alice (Martinez) Paiz.
She enjoyed collecting angels, coloring, sewing and fishing.
She is survived by her husband, Tom Sr. of Delta; children, Tom Gallegos Jr. (Missy) and Lisa Gallegos of Delta, and Anthony (Susan) Gallegos of Montrose; her father, Sam Paiz of Olathe; siblings, Georgia (Sammy) Ortega, Lucille (Lugar) Rodriguez and Pavla Paiz; grandchildren, Matthew, Lawrence, Hilari, Cassie, Mycla, Brandon, Zach, Travis, Tyrell and Tanisha; and great-grandchildren, Nichole, Eric and Isaiah.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Alice Martinez; and a brother, Manuel Paiz.
A funeral service is scheduled at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors. Burial will take place at Olathe Cemetery. A private rosary is planned at St. Michael Catholic Church in Delta.
Arrangements are being handled by Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.