Mable Jojola, Age :93

Sep 03,1926---Aug 21,2020

Mable Clara (Roque) Jojola was born in Natchitoches, Louisiana, on September 3, 1926 to the parents of Anthony King Roque and Agnes (Metoyer) Roque.  The family moved to New Mexico following a manufacturing accident that took her father’s leg.  She met the love of her life, Vicente Jojola (deceased) at the Belen Fiesta in 1947.  On April 23, 1948 they were married. They had 11 children, Joseph V. (Maria); Rose Marie (deceased); M Elaine Lujan (Diego); Charles; Michael (Yvonne); Billy (Juanita); Ronald (Dorothy); Richard (Vicky) Patrick (deceased) (Catherine); Denise Jojola; Andrew.  She lived in Isleta Pueblo for 72 years.  She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren, her sister, Ora Mae LaCour (Manual) and Brother John C. Roque (Dorothy) and many nieces and nephews.  She became mom, grandma, auntie and friend to so many wonderful people.


She is preceded in death by her parents Anthony and Agnes Roque, Her husband, Vicente Jojola, her children, Rose Marie and Patrick Jojola; Her siblings, Joseph and Charles Roque. 


Pallbearers will be  Charles Jojola, Billy Jojola, Ronald Jojola, Patrick Jojola, Jr., Andrew Jojola, Sean Lujan and Kadee Jojola.  Honorable Pallbearers are:  Joseph Jojola, Michael Jojola, Richard Jojola and all the grand-kids. 


A public viewing will take place on Sunday, August 30 from 5-7 pm at Riverside Funeral Home, 820 Main Street, NE, Los Lunas, NM


Due to Covid 19, A private family service will be held at the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Isleta, NM. Private Family Viewing at 9am, Rosary at 10 am Funeral Mass at 11 am, Internment at 12:30 pm. 


She will be laid to rest alongside of her beloved brother Charles at Sandia Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 9500 San Pedro Drive NE.  Albuquerque, NM. 


The family would like to thank Natalie Abeita and the care givers at the Isleta Assisted Living Long-term Memory Care for taking such good care of her these last four years.  We appreciate all that you did for her. 

 Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Los Lunas

820 Main St. NE 




Margaret Jaramillo Aug 28 ,2020

To the Jojola family. Im so sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful lady. I always remember her being so friendly and loving. She always had a smile. May God give you strength and comfort during this difficult time.

Susan Santillanes Aug 29 ,2020

Friend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

The Jojola Family; Your mom was a special person to everyone, she was sweet, funny and loved to have a good time! She has received her wings so heaven better be ready for her! God bless, Susan & Robert

Georgia velardez Aug 30 ,2020

Friend ,Isleta ,New Mexico

Mable was welll know in Isleta and will be missed dearly..i would like to send my condolences to each family member prayers and hugs as you lay your mom to rest..she was a mom to alot of people..take strong and be safe

Clarine Abeita Aug 31 ,2020

Friend ,Los Lunas ,New Mexico

We want to send our deepest sympathy to Mabel Jojola’s family. She was a great lady and we will miss her and pray for her. Frank and Clarine Abeita

Susan Santillanes Sep 03 ,2020

Friend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

Happy Birthday Mable!

Paul T. Luna Sep 03 ,2020

Friend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

Jojola Family: I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing, she was such a beautiful lady. May each of you find peace in the many loving memories you have of her, may her love and grace keep you close to her always! Many Blessings to each of you!