Isabel Peralta


Isabel “Nani” Peralta 61, a resident of Socorro, N.M., passed away on April 18, 2022, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Isabel found passion in providing daycare services in her home for many years; loving and caring for each and every child as if they were her own. She loved her kids and grandkids more than anything. She was always willing to lend a hand and always put others’ priorities before her own. She made a lasting impression with everyone she met.

Isabel is preceded in death by her father, Jacob Barela Montoya; brother, Leonard A. Montoya; grandmother, Sadie Pazzaro; and uncle, Henry Padilla.

She is survived by her devoted husband, Norbert Peralta; Children, daughter, Julia A. Aguilar (Steven), son, Norbert A. Peralta (Brittany), daughter, Stephanie R. Vega (Mark), and son, Derek A. Peralta; as well as her eight grandchildren, Ashlyn, Alyssa, Issac, Gianna, Jacob, Dominic, Lucas and Aviyah. She is also survived by her mother, Toni P. Montoya; brother, Jake Montoya, and sister, Margaret Tafoya; as well as many nieces and nephews, whom she loved very much.

Services for Isabel took place on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at San Miguel Catholic Church in Socorro, N.M. A rosary was recited at 9:30 a.m. with Mass immediately following at 10 a.m. Isabel was laid to rest at the San Miguel Catholic Cemetery immediately following services. Pallbearers were Julia Aguilar, Norbert Peralta, Stephanie Vega and Rachel Padilla. Honorary pallbearers were Derek Peralta, Issac Vega, Ashlyn Aguilar and Gianna Peralta.

Arrangements are being handled by the caring professionals at the Noblin Funeral Service Belen Chapel, 418 W. Reinken Ave., (505)864-4448, where an online guest register is available at