Bernice Irene Paiz

August 20, 1937 ~ December 29, 2020 (age 83)


Paiz, Bernice  Irene

Age 83, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020. She was born in Mosquero Canyon , NM on August 20, 1937, to Bernadino Cordova  and Aurelia Vigil  .


She was preceded in death by her son Elmer Lee Mata; her father and mother Bernadino and Aurelia Cordova; sisters Feliciana Mata, Eloisa Mata, Gomicinda Montano, Petra Cordova and  Domitilia Cordova; brothers; Pedro V. Cordova; Paul Cordova; Zacaras Cordova; and Bernadino Cordova Jr.


Bernice is survived by one sister Aurora Santostefano of Middletown, C.T ; Bob and Connie Mata; Ann Burgreen 

and husband Joe Burgreen; Joe and Genievie Paiz; Martin Paiz; Frank Paiz; three granddaughters; Michelle, Sherri, and Crystal, two grandsons; Dominic and Adam; two special great granddaughters; Lorena and LeAna Paiz; loved by numerous nieces and nephews.

In Loving Memory of Bernice I. Paiz

Psalm 23:4

Even though I walk through the darkest valley. 

I will not be afraid for you are with me;

your rod and your staff comfort me.





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January 11, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Funeral Service
January 12, 2021

11:00 AM
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