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Nelda Montez

July 14, 1974 — August 15, 2022

In Loving Memory
To our beloved Sister,

Nelda C Montez 48 passed away at 3:45 am on August 15,2022. Nelda was born to Alfredo L Campos and Marie A Campos. Family was very important to Nelda and she enjoyed spending time with friends and family every chance she could. She was a loving and caring person who would help anyone in need. She was also an animal lover who loved her 2 dogs Apollo and Chanc. Her laughter left a place in everyone's heart and that is what she was known for. She loved to dance and have a good time, she enjoyed listening to country music but never learned how to dance it. Nelda worked for Dairy Queen and Meals on Wheels and met a lot of people along the way. Nelda has touched so many lives and will never be forgotten.

Survivors include her husband Santiago Zambrano Garza, Father, Alfredo Campos, 2 Sister's, Irene Montez (Jimmy), Margie Flores (Hector), 1 Brother Robert Guevara (Juanita), all of Abilene, TX. 2 Son's CJ Valdez (Bethany), AJ Valdez (Marisa), 4 Grandchildren, Alice, Ila, Dante Valdez and AJ Junior Valdez. Nelda was proceeded in death byher Mother, Marie A Campos, Brother's, Roy Torres and Frank Campos. Nelda has numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, family and friends who adored her very much.

Donations can be made in Nelda's memory to Meals on Wheels if desired.

Viewing 6-8pm at Elmwood Funeral Home, 5750 hwy 277 South, Abilene, Texas.
Mass at St. Vincent Church at 3pm, 2525 Westview Dr, Abilene, Texas.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, August 16, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm (Central time)

St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church

2525 Westview Dr, Abilene, TX 79603

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