Cover photo for Maria Socorro Esquibel Chavez's Obituary
Maria Socorro Esquibel Chavez Profile Photo
1927 Maria 2022

Maria Socorro Esquibel Chavez

April 23, 1927 — May 17, 2022

Maria Socorro Esquibel Chavez, aged 95, of Albuquerque NM, passed away at Rust Medical Center on Tuesday May 17th, 2022, of natural causes.

She was born in Chihuahua, Mexico - the daughter of Francisco and Luisa Chavez. She moved to New Mexico with her daughter Martha, and later met the love of her life, Ezequiel (Zek) Esquibel whom she married in November of 1975.

Maria Esquibel is survived by her only daughter Martha Velasquez and husband Daniel; Grandchildren, Shawn Duffy and wife Cassandra, Amber Velasquez and companion DJ; Great grandchildren, Liam Duffy; Cousins, Guadalupe Foss, Marilena Pino and husband Erlindo; Great Nephew, Christopher Foss and wife Heather. Neice, Karina Chavez.

The prayer services for those who would like to say their last goodbye will be held at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church on 820 Broadway Blvd SE Albuquerque, NM 87102 at 8:00 AM on Friday, June 10th 2022.

The family would like to thank Presbyterian Hospice and Trujillo Family Funeral Home for all the care provided.

Arrangements entrusted to the caring professionals of:

Trujillo Family Funeral Home

110 Alvarado Drive SE

Albuquerque, NM  87108

(505) 433-7747

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Maria Socorro Esquibel Chavez, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Friday, June 10, 2022

Starts at 8:00 am (Mountain (no DST) time)

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church

820 Broadway Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87102

No Additional Information Added

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree