Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Councilor Still Recovering From November Surgery.

Byline: Steve Shoup Journal Staff Writer

Rio Rancho City Councilor Felicie Truscio said she'll be back to work and at the next council meeting in January, but she was still recovering Friday from major abdominal surgery.

Truscio, who has represented District 3 since 1998, underwent surgery Nov. 22 at Presbyterian Hospital near Downtown Albuquerque and spent Thanksgiving Day there.

"I had turkey broth," she said Friday.

She said Friday she was released on Nov. 25 and has been home recuperating the last few weeks. She was absent from Wednesday's council meeting.

"The doctor gave me a lecture: 'That's it! Now you have to rest,' '' she said. …

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