Mrs. Lucetta Louise Mumford passed away on January 14th, 2023, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the age of 86 years old.
Lucetta is survived by her son Thomas F. Mumford Jr. of Phoenix, Arizona, her daughter Mary Kay Hofmann of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, her son Randy L. Mumford of Mayfield, Pennsylvania, her grandson Thomas F. Mumford III of Albuquerque, NM, her grandson Steven Mumford of Gallup, NM, her grandson Scott C. Hofmann of Rio Rancho, NM, her grandson Kenneth G. Hofmann of Rio Rancho, NM, her granddaughter Jessica Mumford of Mayfield, PA, her grandson Matthew Mumford of Mayfield, PA, her sister Eloise Lathrop of Cummings, Georgia, her brother James Ashby of Scranton, PA, and by her sister Deborah Taylor of Carbondale, PA. Lucetta is also survived by four great-grandchildren. Lucetta is preceded in death by her father Robert R. Ashby, her mother Mary Rachel (Kline) Ashby, her brother Robert J. Ashby, her granddaughter Cynthia M. Hofmann, and by her husband Thomas F. Mumford who passed in 2013 at the age of 79 years old.
Lucetta was born on Wednesday, May 6th, 1936, in Hopeland, Pennsylvania, to Mary Rachel (Kline) and Robert Ashby. Lucetta attended Ben Franklin Highschool in Carbondale, PA, and graduated with her Diploma in 1954. Lucetta married Thomas F. Mumford on Sunday, July 11th, 1954, in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, they were married for over fifty-nine years and had three children. Lucetta was a dedicated Navy wife for thirty-nine years. She was also a member of the Pajarito Thunderbird Car Club.
A Funeral Service will be held for Lucetta at her daughter Mary’s home on Saturday, January 28th, 2023, located at 580 Pyrite Dr. NE, Rio Rancho, New Mexico, 87124, beginning at 1:00PM. A Reception will take place thereafter.