Carolina Olivas, 72, passed away Jan. 13, 2006, in Pueblo, Colorado. Survived by her husband, Jess Olivas of the family home; children, Hilda Garcia and Roseann Olivas; son-in-law, David Anaya; brothers, Tom Jaquez, Edward James (Shirley) Jaquez and Anastacio (Carmen) Jaquez; special grandson, Joshua (Rachel) Anaya, all of Pueblo; grandchildren, Sarah (Mike) Martinez, Nick Garcia, Diana Anaya, Melanie Garcia and Jay Garcia; five special great-grandchildren, including Isabel Renee Anaya. Preceded in death by her daughter, Jessica Diane Olivas; parents, Eduardo and Lucy (Maiden name: Pacheco) Jaquez; and siblings, Frances Jaquez, Charles Jaquez and Stella Terrazas. Carolina was born July 24, 1933, in Pueblo. She was a nurse aide at Parkview Hospital and member of St. Leander Church. Viewing in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. Rosary, 6 p.m. Monday and Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Father Tony Wojcinski as celebrant. Both services at St. Leander Church, 6th and Monument. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Those who desire may make memorials to American Heart Association through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colorado 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Dear Hilda and family,
    I am very sorry about your loss and wish that there was something I could do to help with the pain and emptyness that follows such a loss. Please accept my condolences and my prayers. You have been in my thoughts and I hope you are doing ok.

    All my love,

    Gina

  2. I am very sorry about the loss of such a special person. Grandma Carol was a wonderful lady. My thoughts are prayers go out to you and your families in this difficult time.

    Love,
    Becka

  3. We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Believe me when I say, Caroline will be missed by many. We have had the flu around here and are hoping to be able to attend her services. Just know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. May our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, give you peace and comfort during this most difficult time.
    With our Love, David and Valerie

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