Lucero, Margaret

Margaret Lucero
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Margaret Roybal Lucero, 47, of Fort Sumner, died Thursday, May 5, 2005, at her home.

She was born April 25, 1958, in Fort Sumner, to Tiofilo M. and Lucy Sanchez Roybal.

She attended school in Fort Sumner. She worked as an office manager at Sears in Roswell and De Baca General Hospital. For the past five years she was employed by Zia Orthopedics in Clovis. She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Fort Sumner. Family members said she had a “green thumb” and enjoyed gardening and caring for her flowers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Larry Roybal, and a brother-in-law, Gus Casaus.

Survivors include a daughter, Angelica Enriquez (and husband, Orlando) of Fort Sumner; three sons, Rudy Lucero (Vanessa), Gregg Lucero and Pete Lucero (Nicole), all of Fort Sumner; two sisters, Frances Trujillo (Manuel) of Roswell and Helen Casaus of Clovis; four brothers, T.M. Roybal (Christine) of Fort Sumner, Mike Roybal (Lorraine) of Montezuma, Johnny Roybal (Barbara) of Plainview, Texas, and Gilbert Roybal (Angie) of Melrose; seven grandchildren, Tristen, Mea, Haily, Aliyah and Alexys Lucero, Jasmine Castillo and Evangelese Enriquez; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

A rosary is scheduled at 7 p.m. Monday at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Fort Sumner.

Father Sotero A. Sena will officiate the services.

Burial will be at Fort Sumner Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Alex and B.J. Casaus, Larry and Mark Roybal, Steve Trujillo, and Gilbert Roybal Jr.

Visitation is scheduled from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Monday at Chavez Funeral Home in Fort Sumner.

A fund for the Lucero family has been established with the Fort Sumner Ministerial Alliance, P.O. Box 287; Fort Sumner, NM 88119.

Arrangements are by Chavez Funeral Home of Fort Sumner.