Michael Eugene Gallegos

December 28, 1977 ~ December 26, 2020 (age 42)


Michael E. Gallegos

Michael E. Gallegos, 42, a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, New Mexico was called to Heaven on December 26, 2020.

He is survived by his children, Michael R. Gallegos and Adam Gallegos; sister Lisaann Torrez (Gallegos) and husband, Simon; brother Patrick Moya and fiancé, Samantha; aunts, Terri Hester (Gallegos) and husband Shawn, and Connie Gallegos and husband Danny; uncle, Christopher Jinzo; great aunts, great uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many lifelong friends.

Mr. Gallegos was preceded in death by his mother, Marcella Gallegos and father, Robert Farris; grandmother, Della Gallegos and grandfather, Samuel Gallegos; uncle, Ernest Gallegos; aunt, Carla Salazar (Gallegos); two Cousins and other loving family members.

Mr. Gallegos was a lifelong San Francisco 49ers fan. He was loved by many for his charismatic, giving, loving and funny spirit. His loss will be felt by many and he will be greatly missed. Rest in eternal peace Michael.

Rosary will be recited on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 11:30am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance is limited. A link to pray the Rosary with us in the privacy of your own home can be found here: 

All are welcome to attend the Funeral Mass on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 1:30 p.m., at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

All are welcome to come and say your final goodbye at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, at 4:00 p.m., 1900 Edith Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102

A celebration of his life will be held after at his sister’s home. Please contact Lisa at 575-770-8136 for information.

Pallbearers will be Eric Jinzo, Freddy Hernandez, Brian Howe, Shawn Hester, Simon Torrez, Daniel Gallegos, Dominic Gallegos, Michael Gallegos. Honorary Pallbearers will be Adam Gallegos and Monica Zamora.

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January 8, 2021

11:30 AM
FRENCH - Wyoming
7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Funeral Mass
January 8, 2021

1:30 PM
Queen of Heaven Catholic Church (Phoenix Ave NE, Albuquerque, Mt. Calvary Cemetery)

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