Anna M. Gonzales Beltran passed away on Feb. 14, 2013, at Blaine Manor in Hailey, Idaho. Anna was born on March 29, 1913, to Filipe and Pilar Gonzales in the Nambe’ Pueblo in New Mexico.
She attended schools in Nambe’ and Santa Fe, N.M. Later moving to Utah, Anna met Mike Beltran. They were married at Bingham, Utah, on Oct. 12, 1932. The couple moved to Triumph, Idaho, and later to Hailey in the early 1940s.
Anna and Mike had four daughters, Marian E. Nelson (Hailey), Madeline E. Beltran (deceased), Maxine E. Uhrig (deceased) and Martha E. Bolliger (Hailey). Anna was also predeceased by her husband, Mike, and eight of her nine siblings. She leaves her sister, Mary Mayo of Salt Lake City, and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other family members.
A holy rosary will be celebrated at St. Charles Catholic Church in Hailey at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21. A funeral mass will be held at St. Charles Church at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22. Following the funeral mass, a lunch will be served at the St. Charles Parish Hall. Anna’s ashes will be interred at a private gathering in the family plot at the Hailey Cemetery.
Cremation was under the care of Wood River Chapel. Friends are welcome to share photos and memories and light a candle at www.woodriverchapel.com.