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ARAGON, ROBERT W. "BOB" age 59, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away July 23, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father Liberato, brothers Ronald and Paul. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Kalani; daughter Angela; grandsons Jacob and Martin Sedillo; mother and step-father Helen and Luis Montoya; brother Phillip; sister Yolanda Cole (Robert); in-laws John and Rose Martinez; several sisters and brothers-in-law; many nieces, nephews and his beloved dog, Max. A Mass will be held at 9:00 am Friday, August 1st at St. Joseph on the Rio Grande, Catholic Church, followed by burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Please join the family as we celebrate his life, following the burial at Post 13.
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BORREGO, RAMONA S. Age 93, journeyed home to be with the Lord on July 27, 2014. She passed away peacefully with family members present. A life-long resident of New Mexico, Ramona was born in Espanola, NM on September 3, 1920. She has lived in Albuquerque since 1948. After graduating from high school she attended two years of Business College in Albuquerque. Ramona was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Jose G; her parents, Carlos and Amalia Salazar; and her son, Rudy. She is survived by her sons, Robert S. Borrego and wife, Bertha, Joe H. Borrego and wife Jill; daughter, Carol Locklin and husband Gary; two sisters, Molly Herrera and Yosina Archuleta; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and other family members. Ramona will be remembered for being a generous and loving person-giving of herself at any time to her husband, family and friends. Celebration of her life will begin Thursday, July 31, 2014, with a Rosary at 9:30 a.m. at Risen Savior Catholic Community, 7701 Wyoming Blvd., NE followed by Mass of the Resurrection at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at the Santa Fe National Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. Pallbearers are her grandchildren, Ernest, Matthew, Gina, Lawrence, Isaac, Nicole, Adrian, and Tim. Honorary pallbearers are her great-grandchildren, Novis, Victor, Kayla, Katelynne, Keanna, Katherine, Justin, Nathania, Brianna, Joseph, Gabriela, and Lisa. The family wishes to thank Las Palomas Center staff and Sol Amor Hospice staff for their gentle care and support over the years. Ramona's love for children was so great that the family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made for the challenged and loving children of Casa Angelica, 5269 Isleta Blvd., SW 87105. To view information or leave a condolence message please visit please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 505-821-0010
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BRITT, ROSE MARIE Age 78, a lifetime resident of Albuquerque, NM passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 25, 2014. She will be remembered for her deep love for her family to whom she dedicated her life. Mrs. Britt was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Britt, in 2003. She is survived by her five children: Cindy Phalen and husband, Mickey, of Los Lunas, NM, LaDemma Nelson and husband, Greg, of Albuquerque, NM, LaVon Britt of Albuquerque, NM, Randy Britt and companion, Erin Leue, of Albuquerque, NM, and Shannon Minero and husband, Andrew, of Albuquerque, NM; ten grandchildren; and six great- grandchildren. Viewing and Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM until the recitation of the Rosary at 7:00 PM on Monday, August 4, 2014 at Strong-Thorne Chapel, 1100 Coal Ave SE, Albuquerque. The Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:15 AM on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Sangre De Cristo Catholic Church, 8901 Candelaria Road NE, Albuquerque, with Fr. Johnny Chavez, celebrant. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 1100 Coal Ave SE Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-842-8800
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BUTLER, JAMES "JAMIE" Age 46, passed away tragically on Thursday, July 17, 2014. He was born James Jefferson Butler, III on May 18, 1968 to James Jefferson "Jeff" and Barbara (Warren) Butler in Tulsa, OK. Jamie will be remembered as a kind and loving soul who could not pass up the opportunity to help anyone in need and he always saw the good in everyone. He graduated from the University of Texas with a B.A. in Psychology and from Texas Women's University with a B.S. in Nursing. Jamie's many accomplishments included becoming an Eagle Scout, a member of the Chi Phi Fraternity at the University of Texas, was a director with Forward Steps Adventure Therapy Program, Instructor for Wilderness Medical Associates in Portland, ME, ER Nurse at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX, ER Nurse at UNMH in Albuquerque, NM, and Base Manager and Flight Nurse CareFlight 5 Medical Helicopter. Jamie lived life to the fullest. He enjoyed all sports that included water, repairing cars and bikes, and was a master of everything. He loved all creatures - great and small, collecting flashlights, knives and firearms. He was a voice of reason for his family, friends and colleagues. One of his favorite sayings that he included in his emails was a quote by J.L. Picard, "Seize the moment... live now! Make now always the most precious time. Now will never come again." Most importantly, he loved his wife of almost four years, Pearl Yeast, of Albuquerque, NM. He is, also survived by his parents, Jeff & Barbara W. Butler of Santa Fe, NM; brother, Santa Fe Police Department Sgt. Nico Butler and his wife, Melissa (Gonzales) Butler, and their children, Isaac Gonzales & Abran Jacob Butler, also of Santa Fe, NM; loving friends, Dina Rabanal of Albuquerque, NM, and Juli-Kay Baumann of Arrington, TN; and his beloved dog, Cleopatra. Bea Warren was Jamie's grandmother who was an outstanding nurse where she proudly served the US Navy during WWII, and was, also a Red Cross Disaster Nurse. Bea and Jamie had a very close bond. She passed away in 1989 and an endowed scholarship fund was created in her memory. This endowed scholarship fund has been renamed The Jamie Butler & Bea Warren Nursing Scholarship at Texas Christian University. The family would appreciate contributions being made in Jamie's and Bea's honor which can be sent to Donor Relations, TCU, P.O. Box 297045, Fort Worth, TX 76129, or at the website: www.makeagift.tcu.edu. Checks can be made out to TCU, making sure to include the Jamie Butler & Bea Warren Nursing Scholarship Fund in the memo or comments line. A Memorial Service will take place at 4:00 PM on Friday, August 1, 2014 at Strong-Thorne Chapel, 1100 Coal Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM. Those who attend are kindly asked to bring cans of Ravioli and Dinty Moore Beef Stew which will be collected to distribute to the homeless. Helping those who are less fortunate or hurting was Jamie's passion and will remain his legacy. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Strong-Thorne Life Event Center 1100 Coal Ave SE Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-842-8800
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CLARK, MEG Meg (Graham) Clark, age 81, of Rio Rancho, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 25, 2014. Born in Pittsburgh in 1932, Meg moved to Rio Rancho in 1991. Meg was an independent and strong woman who made many friends over the years with her unfailing ability to greet all she met with a smile or a joke. She was the cherished mother of four: Joseph (Carey) Clark, of North Branch, MI; Diane Kroulik, of Madison Heights, MI; Jean (William) Dupuie of Woodhaven, MI; and the late Susan Clark of Rio Rancho, NM. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held in Michigan at a later date.
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COLEMAN, JOSEPH RAYMOND Age 56, went to join our Lord on July 21, 2014. Joseph served his country in the US Air Force and finished his career with the NM Air National Guard with the Tacos and served in Desert Storm. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert A. Coleman; his wife, Markette; his niece, Monique Anderson and his nephew, Gabriel Coleman. He is survived by his daughter, Fay Lynn Coleman; his mother, Dolores Coleman; sister, Sharon Coleman and brother, Robert Coleman and his wife, Vivian all of Albuquerque; nieces, Rebecca and husband Johnny Luevano and Bridgette and husband Lucas Arguello and numerous family and friends. Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:00 a.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix Ave NE followed by interment at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:15 p.m. with military honors. Please visit our online guest book for Joseph at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500
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DAVIDSON, SOPHIA GENEVA (GENE) (1925-2014) Sophia Geneva (Gene) Davidson passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014. She was the daughter of George and Ruby Croft. Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, she moved to Manhattan, Kansas after marrying Loren Irving Davidson (Dave) on November 6, 1943. She raised her only child, Toni, in Manhattan and opened a licensed Day Care Center in her home so she could be a stay-at-home Mom. Gene soon gained a reputation as the most desirable place for parents to leave their children while they worked and always had a waiting list. In 1971 she cut back from seven children to five so she could help take care of her granddaughter, Tamara, while Toni worked. Gene and Dave retired and moved to Scottsdale, AZ in 1991 to be close to Toni and then followed her back to Albuquerque in 2006. Gene is survived and was adored by her daughter, Toni Fleisher and son-in-law Mark; her granddaughter, Tamara Selimovic and husband Alan; three great-grandchildren, Jordan, Payton, and Jaxson Selimovic who loved their Great Grandma so much; sister, Lucille Oxley and husband Ed; niece, Sonja Hill and her two children Breanna Corpus Borce and Shayna Rians; nephews, Kenny (and Linda), Eddie (and Maria), and Michael Oxley; the wonderful caregivers who helped made her life easier over the past five years, and her precious dog Oreo. We all will miss her so. She was always generous, kind-hearted, loving, and filled with positive thoughts and encouragement for those around her. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 31, 2014, 5:30 p.m., at FRENCH - Wyoming. Friends may visit beginning at 4:30 p.m. Please visit our online guestbook for Gene at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Wyoming 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400
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EVANS, FUMI Fumi (Shioma) Evans, aged 78, died peacefully on Sunday morning, July 27, 2014 at her daughter's home, after a brief struggle with cancer. Fumi was born October 13th, 1935, in Kian, Okinawa, the daughter of Kamae and Nto Shioma. In 1961, She married the love of her life John V. Evans Jr., Fumi truly enjoyed archery and golfing with her husband. She learned Okinawan dancing later in life and it became her new passion. Fumi was a member of Okinawa Kenjinkai. In addition to raising her husband's three sons, John, Larry and Gary they also raised 5 daughters, Anita, Betty, Elizabeth, Nancy and Kathy. Fumi is survived by her sister who still resides in Okinawa, Japan and her daughters, Anita, Nancy and Kathy. Her husband's sons, John and Larry. There will be a public viewing and reception to follow for family and friends, Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Daniels Family Funeral Services 7601 Wyoming Blvd. NE. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 505-821-0010
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FIALA, MARY JANE Age 69, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014. Visitation will be held from 1 pm to 6 pm at Daniels Family Funeral Service-Carlisle Chapel, 3113 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM and Rosary to follow from 6 pm to 7 pm. Service will be held at 9 am on Saturday, August 2, 2014, St. Teresa Little Flower Catholic Church, 300 Mildred Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM. To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 3113 Carlisle Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87110 505-884-1188
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GONZALES, LOU M. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and animal lover, passed away peacefully on July 25, 2014 at her home at age 85. She was born Guadalupe Maria Marquez in Santa Rita, NM on October 27, 1928. She is preceded in death by her husband Joseph C. Gonzales. She is survived by her four children Ray Gonzales and wife Linda of El Paso, TX, Joni Pastor and husband Doug, Joe Gonzales, and Patricia Brennan and husband Robert; eleven grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers. She will be greatly missed by many. We have so many great memories of her dancing with her music. Her legacy of prayer, strength, integrity and love of her family will always live on through all of us. Rosary will be recited on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at FRENCH - Lomas. Prayer Service will follow. She will be buried at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Please visit our online guest book for Lou at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500
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