Cordelia Montano was called to heaven on December 3, 2017. Cordelia was born May 3, 1931 to Victor and Rosa Garcia in Canjilon, New Mexico.
Her husband, Arturo Montano and daughter Maria Elena Gurule preceded Cordelia in death. Cordelia is survived by her sons; David (Connie) Montano, Jim (Elena) Montano, John (Carol Martinez) Montano. Daughters; Rose (Ruben) Delgado, Maria Trujillo, Bennie Chacon, Lu Baker. Special grandsons Marteen Montano and Zack Chacon. Cordelia also had 21 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 15 great great grandchildren.
Cordelia enjoyed gardening and had the prettiest front yard in the neighborhood. She loved going to church and being with her family. Cordelia had a smile for everyone.
Cremation was selected. A funeral is planned for the spring.