Gloria Rita Gonzales Eck went home peacefully on Saturday, October 2, 2021. She was born August 3rd in Cuervo, New Mexico to Emelia and Maclovio Gonzales. After moving to Farmington in 1958 she started a family and welcomed two beautiful daughters who were her world. In 1980 she met and married the love of her life, John Eck. Together they built a life that they loved. She is survived by her husband, John Eck, her daughters Evette Medina and Kathy Florez, 6 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Family and friends who's lives Gloria touched are invited to the Journey Church located at 1901 East Murray Drive, Farmington, New Mexico on Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate a life well lived.