Margarito  Marquez

Obituary of Margarito Domingo Marquez

Margarito “Maggie” Domingo Marquez was born in Sabinoso, New Mexico on 8/29/1943. He went to be with his Lord on May 14, 2023.

Margarito was raised by Jesus and Florinda Marquez. He went to school in Sabinoso, Solano, Trementina, and high school in Roy, all in New Mexico.

After high school he was a law enforcement officer for six years. Then he was a truck driver for 30 years with Yellow Freight. He retired in 1998 and lived in Albuquerque since then to be close to his family. He loved the outdoors, and long drives, especially in the mountains. He loved camping, fishing, and hunting.

He is preceded death by his parents Jesus & Florinda Marquez and his son Margarito Frank “Pancho” Marquez.

He is survived by his best friend and wife Mary “Maria” Griego; son, Patrick Marquez; daughter, Sara Marquez & Chris Romero; his grandchildren, Andrew Marquez & Michelle Archuleta, Cody Marquez & Deanna, Tylor Romero, and Marissa & Josiah Apgar; and his great grandchildren, Xaviar Marquez and Aydan Marquez.

He was a man of few words yet made friends wherever he went.

The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists, and techs who took care of him over the years and especially in the last few months. Renal Medicine Associates; Fresenius Kidney Care Westside; Presbyterian-Primary Care-Dr. Elaine Papafrangos, ER, Cardiac Critical Care ICU, 6F-Progressive care, 3C-Cardiac Progressive Care, and AMG Hospital.

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