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Teresa Medrano Barela

October 15, 1924 — April 25, 2023

Southern Chapel

Teresa Medrano Barela


Teresa went home to her Lord and Savior on April 25, 2023 at age 98. She devoted her life to being a dear daughter, sister, and aunt, a sweet, loving wife and a nurturing, vibrant mother. She excelled at each one.  Teresa was predeceased by the love of her life, her husband Feliciano, her parents Manuel & Angela, brother Manuel Jr, sisters Rita, Celia, Ermelinda & Nestora. She is survived by her daughter Stella and her brother Laureano, nephews and nieces she loved dearly, and many special friends and neighbors.

A Memorial Service will be held on May 16, 2023, 2:00 pm at Daniels Family Funeral Services-Southern Chapel, 2400 Southern Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho, NM, Pastor Rafael Rueda officiating. Refreshments to follow. Graveside service will take place at a later date in Hurley, NM.

In lieu of flowers, please consider sharing kindness and companionship with an elderly relative, neighbor or friend.


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Past Services

Memorial Service

Tuesday, May 16, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Mountain time)

Daniels Family Funeral Services - Southern Chapel

2400 Southern Blvd, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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