Orlando Anaya, 83 of Borger died Thursday March 30, 2017 in Amarillo. Rosary will be 6:00 pm Sunday at Minton Memorial Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am Monday at St. John Catholic Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell of Borger.
Orlando was born January 29, 1934 in Santa Rosa, NM to Guillermo Anaya and Eliza (Padilla) Anaya. He served in the US Army. He married Olga Ruiz July 7, 1956 in Borger. Orlando was a long time parishioner of Saint John's Catholic Church. He worked for Lewis Hardware as a sales clerk. He loved to dance, fish, hunt and being with family. Orlando was a lifetime member of Borger Elks Lodge and Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Maria.
Orlando is survived by his wife Olga; son, Ricky and wife Debbie Anaya of Borger; grandson, Kristofer Anaya and wife Jaime; granddaughter, Karrie Lay and Husband Dylan; step-grandsons, Brandon Smith and wife Tana, and Bradley Smith and wife Jessica; brother, William Anaya and wife Ricca of Albuquerque, NM; sisters, Carolina Grandstaff and husband Robert of Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Angie Krehbiel of Halstead, KS, Alice Montoya of Bernalillo, NM and Emma Bustamante of Albuquerque, NM; six great-grandchildren, eight step-great0-grandchildren and two step-great-great grandchildren. Also numerous Nieces and nephews. All felt his love.