Robert Cordova

Obituary of Robert V Cordova

Robert V. Cordova, of Trujillo NM, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 15th at the age of 79. He was born on July 11, 1943 in California to Juan de Dios and Luz Cordova, the youngest of five children. He served in the Army and traveled the country as well as overseas. After his service in the Army, he lived in Albuquerque and eventually moved to Trujillo in 1978. Robert loved life and his family and was happiest when he had a fishing pole in his hand or was hiking around his property. His greatest achievements were being married to the love of his life for 43 years and his seven children. As a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother and son, his presence is greatly missed.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his sister Josie and his brother William. He is survived by his wife, Debbie (Pacheco), his children Victor, Leonard (Amanda), Tanya, Tayari (Linda), Terin (Melanie), Aileen (Patrick) and Natalie (Jacob), his brother Juan de Dios II (Marsha) of Arizona, sister Emma Jane (Augustine) of California, several nephews and nieces, 19 grandchildren, and 2 great-granddaughters Emma and Serenity.

A rosary will be recited at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, in Las Vegas, NM, on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023 at 7pm. A Catholic Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, February 23rd, at 9 am followed by a burial services to be held at Santa Fe National Cemetery, beginning at 2:30pm. 

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