Rose M. Gabaldon Giron, 81, of Salt Lake City, passed April 17, 2014. Daughter of Pedro and Ciprianita Gabaldon, she was born in Bernalillo, New Mexico. She married Horacio Giron in 1953. Our mother cared deeply for her children and grandchildren; she was a great cook and always welcomed friends into her home.
She worked for several different companies, but her favorite was Pentronics Inc.
She is survived by her children, Jerry (Melanie), Mike, Debbie (Mark) Casey, Jeanette, Tom, Gloria (Mark) Montoya, Paul and David; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; siblings Raymond, Tony (Margaret), David (Darlene) Gabaldon and Helen (Harold) Archuleta. She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers (Frank, Salamon, Joe, George) and Horacio Giron.
A viewing will be held at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 – 36th St, Ogden, on Tuesday, April 22nd from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm followed by Holy Rosary. Mass Intentions will be held on Sunday, April 27th at 9:30 am , at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 174 East 900 South, Salt Lake City. After the Mass, friends may visit with family at Rose’s home.
The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to David for the extraordinary care he gave to Rose. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the John A. Moran Eye Center.
Don’t grieve for me, for now I’m free, I’m following the path God laid for me
I found the peace I’ve searched for so long and now is filled with joy and song
Don’g lengthen it now with undue grief, lift up your hearts and share with me
God wanted me now he set me free.
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Holy Rosary will follow at 7:00 pm
Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014
Time: 9:30 am -
Sacred Hearth Catholic Church
174 E. 900 S.
Salt Lake City
Mass Intentions will be held. After the Mass, friends may visit the family at Rose’s home.