BLUFF DALE - Lois Santo Essary, 69, passed away Friday, August 20, 2010, in Stephenville.

A graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Floyd Cemetery, Floyd, NM.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Bluff Dale.

Mrs. Essary was born September 29, 1940 to Talbot and Ruby Miles Santo in Albuquerque, NM. She was a teacher, having received a bachelor's degree from Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, NM.

She had lived in Bluff Dale for the past two years.

Survivors include husband Bob Essary of Bluff Dale, sons and their wives, Chuck Essary and Janie of Marrietta, OK, Bobby Essary and Allana of El Frida, AZ and Larry Essary and Pam of El Frida, AZ, daughters and their husbands, Michelle Campbell and Jerry of Bluff Dale, Cheri Wilson and Earnest of Tolar, 19 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, brother and his wife, Miles Santo and Ximena of Las Vegas, NV and a sister-in-law Beverly Santo of Camp Verde, AZ.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital

Published August 22, 2010

Stephenville Empire-Tribune