Celebration of Life
Helen Saiz Tapia
Below is Great Grandmother's eulogy that my aunt, sister and I wrote. My little brother Jeremiah read it at he service.
The Life of Helen Saiz Tapia
Helen was born to Luz and Teliford Saiz on August 3, 1912. She had 7 brothers and 3 sisters; she was the youngest of them all. They were raised in Albuquerque New Mexico.
On June 19, 1943 she married Manuel Tapia. They moved to California in 1952 where they raised their children. Together they had 12 children; Bert, Marylou, Diana, Sunny, Joey, Delores, Jeanie, Ricky, Jerry, Gilbert, Conrad and Viola. Thus having 37 grand children, 74 great grand childre