Margaret Marina Armendariz died July 26, 2016, at Colorow Care Center in Olathe. She was 83.
Rosary was recited Monday, Aug. 1. Mass of Christian burial took place Aug. 2, also at St. Michael's Catholic Church, with Fr. Albeiro Herrera-Ciro officiating. Interment is at Mesa View Cemetery in Delta.
Mrs. Armendariz was born in Farmington, N.M., Aug. 18, 1932, to Sais Romero and Ramona Montano. She lived most of her life in Colorado. She graduated from Delta High School and the vocational center.
On Nov. 15, 1952, she married Steven Armendariz in St. Michael's Catholic Church in Delta. He preceded her in death on March 26, 1994. They celebrated 42 years of marriage.
Mrs. Armendariz was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church in Delta. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by one son, David Armendariz of North Dakota; three daughters, Florence (Lee) Markley of Olathe, Marina (Robert) Armendariz-Diaz and Stephanie (Jim) Wrich, all of Delta; two brothers, Lawrence (Jenny) Romero of Arizona and Jim (Maryann) Romero of Colorado Springs; three sisters, Delores Brashears of Delta, Enes Evans of Grand Junction and Jeannie (Manuel) Maes of Littleton; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her husband; a daughter, Josephine Wilbert; a grandson, Marcus Wrich; two brothers, Edward Montoya and Dan Romero; and a sister, Dorothy Montoya.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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