Rosalind “Roz” Ruth Buenaventa, 72, went to be with her Lord on March 27, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Rosalind was born in Willard, New Mexico on July 31, 1944 to Percy Lee and Rufina Josephina (Chavez) Russell. She was a retired Insurance Agent, and has lived here since 1997and owned a Mobile Home Park for the past 26 years. She loved to go dancing anywhere, especially where Tudy Romero and the Silver Bullet Band was performing and spending time with her family and friends. Rosalind was a member of the Moose Lodge No. 2050 and the American Legion Post No. 44.
Rosalind is survived by her husband Epifanio N. Buenaventa of the family home in T or C; and two sons, Russell Waide & Velda of T or C, NM and their children, Josh Waide, Andres and Brandon; along with Corey Waide, & wife, Kelly and son, Ryan; by step-daughters, Dawn Parrish Buenaventa; Shelly Shmidt Buenaventa; and PJ Grays Buenaventa – her siblings, Larraine Reneau (nee) Russell and Joe P.L. Russell.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Joe P.L. Russell; and her parents, Rufina Josefina Russell and Percy (nee) Russell.
Cremation will take place and no services held. For online condolences, please go to www.kirikosfamilyfuneralhome.com Arrangements are by Kirikos Family Funeral Home, Inc. & Sierra Crematory, LLC. 303 N. Cedar St.-T or C, NM 87901 575/894-2574.