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Arellano -- Moises A. Arellano, 69, a resident of Mesa, AZ, and a former resident of Bernalillo, died Sunday, September 5, 1999. He is survived by his wife, Delfina; daughters, Felita Arellano and Shirley Arellano Gilbert and husband, Tony; son, Felix Arellano; five grandchildren, David Lovato, Derrick Lovato, Dion Lovato, Alexandra Arellano and Shaundra Gilbert; mother, Josefa Arellano; sisters, Carol Archibeque and husband, Nestor and Rita Howard and husband, Dennis; brothers, Unaldo Arellano, Gavino Arellano and wife, Maria, Guerllemo Arellano and wife, Vivian and Joe Arellano and wife, Liz; uncle, Virginio Sandoval; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and many friends. Mr. Arellano was preceded in death by his father, Juan Arellano; grandson, Anthony Leonard Gilbert Jr.; and mother-in-law, Juanita V. Martinez. He was born in Cuba, NM. Mr. Arellano served in the U.S. Navy and was an active member of V.F.W. Post #4243. He worked as a civil engineer for the United States government, before retiring in July, 1985. Mr. Arellano was an active member of the Catholic Church. He was also a veteran of the Bernalillo Volunteer Fire Department."God hath not promised Skies always blue, Flower-strewn pathways All our lives through; God hath not promised Sun without rain, Joy without sorrow, Peace without pain. But God hath promised Strength for the day, Rest for the labor, Light for the way; Grace for the trials, Help from above, Unfailing sympathy, Undying love." Mass will be celebrated Friday, 11:30 a.m., at Church of the Risen Savior, 7701 Wyoming Blvd. NE, with Father Paul Baca, Celebrant. Interment will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery, with Deacon Facundo Rodriguez officiating. Military honors will be given by V.F.W. Post #4243. Pallbearers will be Dennis Howard, Lenny Archibeque, Robin Arellano, Robert Arellano, Joseph Arellano and Roman Velarde. Honorary pallbearers will be members of V.F.W. Post # 4243 and John Paul Trujillo, Max Mondragon, Lester Montgomery, Anthony Velarde, Vic Belarde and Nick Mora. French Mortuary, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE.
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Baca -- The family of Mr. Lawrence Baca wishes to thank all their relatives and friends who were in attendance of the Rosary and Funeral Services for Lawrence. They would also like to express their gratitude for all the love, care and compassion that has been shown to them. Arrangements by the Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Baker -- Deborah Lynn Baker, age 40, beloved daughter, sister, aunt and friend to many, passed away in her home on Tuesday morning after a long and courageous fight with cancer. Debbie is survived by her mother, Celia Baker; her brother, Ken Baker and wife, Diane along with many nieces, nephews, and friends. A Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 10, 1999 at the Fitzgerald Chapel, 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE with Pastor Bob Church officiating. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 7500 Paseo Del Norte NE. Pallbearers are Chuck Woods, Ernie Phillips, Johnny Romero, Max Gutierrez, Kenneth Baker, Dwight Iris. Honorary pallbearer is Steve Lujan. A reception will be held after the committal at 8020 Rio Grande NW. Fitzgerald & Son Funeral Directors, 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE, in charge of arrangements.
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Barreras -- PABLO BARRERAS 6-25-1913 to 9-10-72This day is dedicated to my loving husband & father & grandfather. Today has been 27 years since you left and not a day goes by that we don't question why? We just want you to know how much we love you and miss you. Not a day goes by that you're not in our thoughts and always will be. We love you.your loving wife, daughters, son & grandchildren
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Berlin -- Gloria Berlin, 71, a resident of Albuquerque since December 1998, died Wednesday, September8, 1999. She is survived by her husband, William O. Berlin, Sr. of Albuquerque; sons, William O.Berlin, Jr., and wife, Rebecca, and Matthew Berlin, Sr. of Albuquerque; sons, William O. Berlin, Jr., and wife, Rebecca, and Matthew Berlin and wife, Beatrice, all of Albuquerque; daughters, Pamela Pancake and husband, Gary, of Oakland City, IN and Bridget Dunigan and husband, Terry, of Springtown, TX; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Mrs. Berlin was a former resident of Socorro where she was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church. She was a life member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Cremation has taken place and memorial service will be held Saturday, September 11, 1999, 10:30 a.m., at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, with Rev. Larry Castillo-Wilson officiating. Interment of cremains will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Presbyterian Hospice, 8300 Constitution NE, 87110. French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE
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Castillo -- Louie Castillo passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 1999 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Louie is survived by his siblings, Martina Pena, Roberta Childers, Raymond Childers, Chris Castillo, Denise Vigil, Bernadine Garcia, Judy Pacheco, Annette Rushing, Tony Pacheco and Leonard Pacheco. A visitation will be held Friday, September 10, 1999 at the Church of God, 326 Bethel SE at 5:30 p.m. with a Prayer Service to follow at 7:00 p.m.. Viewing is also scheduled for Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of God, with burial to follow at 11:00 a.m. at the San Jose De Armijo Cemetery. Pallbearers are Chris Castillo, George Pena, Jr., David Fragua, Manuel Childers, Robert Roybal and Timothy Rival. Honorary Pallbearers: George Pena, Sr., Daryl Pena, Isaac Pena, Jonathan Fragua and Denise Vigil. A special thanks to the Albuquerque House for all their wonderful care and kindness, and to Brother Jeff and Brother Angel and other care givers. Arrangements are being provided by Metropolitan Direct Burial and Cremation Center, Inc. 729 San Mateo Blvd. NE, Albuquerque 256-9400.
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Cleland -- Charles"Bill" Cleland, 77, born August 2, 1922 in Raton, NM, died Monday, September 6, 1999, at his Albuquerque home in Bear Canyon Estates. He was preceded in death by his wife, Annabelle Cleland; and brothers, Everett Cleland and James Cleland. Mr. Cleland is survived by his children, Michael J. Cleland and wife, Kathy of Albuquerque, Deborah Thebeau and husband, Thomas of Tehachapi, CA, Elizabeth Cleland of Albuquerque and Richard Harris and wife, Linda of Albuquerque; granddaughters, Sara Thebeau and Tess Thebeau of Tehachapi, CA, and Jennifer Leon of Bellingham, WA; grandsons, Brendan Thebeau of Tehachapi, CA, Alex Cleland of Albuquerque, Michael Leon and wife, Deborah of Las Cruces and David Leon of Roswell; great-grandson, Arel Leon of Las Cruces; sisters, Thelma Montgomery of Nogales, AZ, Ruth Ann Blocker of Portland, OR, Alice Hofheins of Albuquerque and Mary Lou Alison of Albuquerque; and sister-in-law, Nellie Cleland of Alamogordo. He was a member of New Life Baptist Church and was also a very active member of the Independent Order of The Odd Fellows for over 50 years. Mr. Cleland worked for the Air National Guard for many years. Cremation has taken place and memorial services will be held Friday, 10:30 a.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, 1111 University Blvd. NE,with Pastor Larry Allan officiating. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association of NM, 216 Truman NE 87108. Special thanks to staff and friends at Bear Canyon Estates, especially his cherished friends, Elna, Ruby, Parker and Stan. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Colliver -- Charles (Poppy) Colliver Sept. 10, 1935 to Aug. 2, 1998 Happy Birthday My Poppy, You watched us laugh, you watched us cry. You always cheered us up when nothing was going right. You were our best-friend that we could count on and trust. My Poppy, We remember it like a picture so clear, walking through those sliding doors it seemed like the world stood still. We walked down that lonely dark hall, wishing we were not there. We walked in a small room and see all the sad faces and we knew what happened then and there. My Poppy, We love you, and we wish you were here to give us a hug and a kiss and say everything will be all right. We love you always, Megan, Rory, Christy, Katie and Caitlin.
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Denzler -- S.R. Denzler, MD, 89, a resident of Albuquerque since 1955, died at home early Friday, September 3, 1999. He is survived by one brother, Charles Denzler of Washington State; daughters, Patricia A. Vanderberg and husband, Dr. Richard Vanderberg of Edmonton, Canada and Mary Jo Denzler of Los Lunas; son, David W.R. Denzler and wife, Caroline of Highland, MD; God-daughter, Charlene Wardlow of Santa Rosa, CA; grandchildren, Debbie Hughes of Los Lunas, John E. Hughes III of Albuquerque, and Ian Vanderberg and wife, Rebecca of Halifax, Nova Scotia; great-grandchildren, Amber Jones and Kody Hudspeth; and many family and friends. Dr. Denzler was preceded in death by his loving wife of 66 years, Mary L. Denzler; four sisters; and one brother. He lived a full and interesting life. Dr. Denzler loved being a general practitioner and always said,"We did it all." In his long career, he delivered over 1,000 babies and place many children in loving homes. Born in Jeffersonville, IN, Russ attended college and medical school at Indiana University, where he met Mary. He interned in New Orleans, LA and practiced medicine in Washington State, Houston, Texas, and he owned and operated a hospital in Cañon City, CO. Mr. Denzler was chief physician for Kennecott Copper Corp., New Mexico, before he entered the military. He was a Major in charge of the Eta Jima, Japan base hospital. After his military service, Russ and Mary settled in Albuquerque in 1955. Dr. Denzler joined the staff of Lovelace Clinic, established a private practice, and worked in the emergency room of the Bernalillo County Indian Hospital. He remained in private practice at the office he built on Dartmouth SE until semi-retirement in the early 1970s. For the next decade, Dr. Denzler was medical director of Ridgecrest Nursing Home, and he did Medicare Review at Lovelace Clinic, as well as other medically related tasks. Russ and Mary traveled the globe privately and with the Friendship Force for many decades. He was a 50-year Mason and a member of Temple Lodge #6 AF&AM and an active member of the Ballut Abyad Shrine. Dr. Denzler was president of the Nomads Camping Club and Wagon Master at locations throughout the southwest. In later years, he was very active in the Caravan Club. Since the late 1950s, Russ and Mary were active and loyal members of Central United Methodist Church. Memorial services will be held Saturday, September 11, 1999, 2:00 p.m., at Central United Methodist Church, with Reverend Martha A. Singleterry and Dr. Charles Crutchfield officiating. Family would prefer memorial contributions be made to Central United Methodist Church, 1615 Copper NE 87106 and the Ballut Abyad Shrine Temple, 6600 Zuni SE 87108, or a charity of your choice. French Mortuary-Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE.
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Fisher -- Eleanor Cahalan Fisher, born in West Virginia on September 11, 1911, to William James Cahalan and Gertrude Fox Cahalan, died September 3, 1999, in Austin. She married Karl Albert Fisher on July 3, 1937. During their marriage they lived in many places throughout this country and abroad. They had been married 42 years at the time of his death in Houston, Texas. She is survived by her brother, William James Cahalan and wife, Lois of Albuquerque, New Mexico; son, Rick Fisher and wife, Barbara, of Austin, son, David Fisher and wife, Ann of Bartlesville, Oklahoma; daughter, Marcia Fisher of Fairfax, California; and cousin, Elizabeth (Tucker) Averill of Topeka, Kansas. Other survivors include grandsons, Ray Fisher of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Eric Fisher of Austin, Charles (Andy) Fisher and wife, Misty of Austin, granddaughter, Karla Nedel and husband, Roger of Sandy, Utah. Great-grandchildren include Russell and Sandy Fisher of Oklahoma and Kathryn Fisher of Austin. Memorial Service is pending.
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Flickinger -- Margaret L. Flickinger, born October 11, 1907 in Duncannon, PA, died Monday, September 6, 1999, at the age of 91 at La Vida Llena Retirement Community. She is survived by her sister, Alice Stahl and husband, Ken of Albuquerque; brothers, Joe Flickinger and wife, Mary Brent of Elizabeth City, NC and Quentin Flickinger and wife, Ruth of Chesapeake, VA; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. She attended Shepherd College and Moravia College and graduated from the University of Virginia and the College of William and Mary. For many years she was a Home Service Counselor for the Southern Division of the Potomac Edison Company. Before coming to Albuquerque in 1986, she lived at Capon Lake, WV. She belonged to the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Huguenot Society, and several nature and professional organizations. Memorial services will be held Saturday, 2:00 p.m., at La Vida Llena Retirement Center, 10501 Lagrima de Oro NE, with Rev. Jonathon Holmer officiating, assisted by the Rev. Norton Scrimshire. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Residents' Assistance Fund, c/o Dean Haverland, La Vida Llena Retirement Center, 10501 Lagrima de Oro NE 87111. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Garcia -- Funeral Services for Mr. Michael A. Garcia will be held on Friday at the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church where the Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Joe Garcia, Michael Gallegos, Ernest Garcia, Chris Quintana, Chris Garcia, and Gilbert Lechuga. Honorary pallbearers will be Russell Chavez, Mike Lovato, Chris Gallegos and Gary Palacio. Arrangements by the Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Harnett -- Gayle, 49, passed away on Labor Day, September 6, 1999. She is survived by daughter, Camisha Van Ryn and husband, James; son, Brian Ostrom; granddaughter, Andrelee Van Ryn; parents, Lester and Betty King; brother, Satch King; and sister, Peggy King. A Memorial Service will be held at Sandia Baptist Church, Moon and Constitution, at 12:00 noon on Saturday, September 11, 1999, officiated by Bob Butler, with private Interment at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 343-8008, 2919 4th NW.
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Hoehn -- George A. Hoehn, 86, a resident of Albuquerque, died Tuesday, September 7, 1999. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Edith Hoehn of the family home; daughter, Rose Marie Hoehn and partner, Wesley Anderson; two nieces; one nephew; many cousins; and his cat, Lucas. Mr. Hoehn was a Mason and was also a member of the American Legion. He was a veteran of WWII in the 36th Infantry Division and was a prisoner of war in stalag 2B approximately two years. Private graveside services will be held Friday, 11:30 a.m., at Santa Fe National Cemetery with Chaplain Lemuel M. Boyles officiating. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Martinez -- Antonio"Tony" Martinez, 38, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away on September 6, 1999. Tony is the beloved son to Adelina Martinez and beloved father to Deanda, Denise, Antonette, Alicia and Eileen. He is also survived by his sister, Cindy Hernandez and fiance, Donald Vigil; two brothers, Candy Martinez and wife, Dina and Toody Martinez; five nephews; five nieces; cousins; and friends. A Funeral Service will be held Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 1200 Atrisco S.W. with visitation at the Church after 9:00 a.m. Pastor Abel Becera Officiating. Place of interment is pending. Please call 243-7861. Pallbearers will be Fabian Martinez, Candy Martinez, Eddie Martinez, Carlos Hernandez, Arthur Martinez and Archie Sanchez. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Rd. SW, in charge of the arrangements.
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Martinez -- Francisco (Frank) Martinez, a resident of Albuquerque, died peacefully at home, on Wednesday, September 8, 1999. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, where he served as an usher. He retired from the VA Hospital in 1990 after 30 years of service. He was in the Army stationed in Ft. Bragg, NC and was a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division, Special Forces and a Green Beret. He was preceded in death by his father, Luis Martinez and brother, Fidel C. Martinez. He is survived by his mother, Aniceta Martinez; five brothers; Rudolfo Martinez, Rufino C. Martinez and wife, Maria, Lewis Martinez and wife, Patsy, Christopher Martinez and wife, Carol and Julius Martinez; five sisters, Mary Louis, Melinda, Mary Jane, Linda and Grace Martinez; and also survived by a very special and dear family, Lena, Ward, Jolene, Jerry, Jeremy and Monique Peralta; many nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; cousins and friends. Frank was a wonderful son and brother that touched all of our lives with his happy and positive aspect of life. He was a very caring person to all. We will love him forever and miss him. Visitations will be held this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Alameda Mortuary. A Rosary will be recited this evening also at 7:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Alameda Mortuary. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated tomorrow morning at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Interment to follow at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Services entrusted to Alameda Mortuary, 9420 4th St. N.W. Gary F. Santillanes C.F.S.P.
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Mcmillan -- Gordon McMillan, 84, a resident of Albuquerque, died Thursday, September 9, 1999. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Olivia McMillan of the family home. He was preceded in death by his son, Trevor, an Albuquerque attorney. Gordon was the son of Neil McMillan, a British Columbia mining man. They both knew and worked the rugged mining regions of British Columbia and Queen Charlotte's Islands. He graduated from the UBC in 1941 with a degree in Mining Engineering. His career covered copper mining with Britannia Mining and Smelting, Howe Sound Co. of British Columbia, Canada, Chief Consolidated of Eureka, UT, United Park City Mines of Utah, both Base metal mines, before joining Homestake Mine Co., Uranium Division in Grants as uranium was opening up. He worked there from 1957 until retirement in 1979. Gordon was a member of a number of professional and civic organizations including Kiwanis for many years and Society of Mining Engineers. He was member of La Mesa Presbyterian Church. Services will be held Monday, September 13, 1990, 10:00 a.m., at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE. Interment will follow at Grants Memorial Park in Grants, NM. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Monday, 9:30 a.m. until service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to NMSU Scholarship Fund, Grants Branch, Grants, New Mexico.
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Mcphail -- Julia Alston McPhail, 82, of Moriarty, died September 8, 1999, after a long illness. She was born in Columbus, Mississippi, but was a long-term resident of Albuquerque, where she made many friends through her employment at La Placita. She was past President of the VFW Women's Auxiliary. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Joshua (Elizabeth) Meador; a sister-in-law, Juanita Y. Alston; and nephews, Philip Meador and Phillip Alston, and their families. Services will be held at Harris-Hanlon Mortuary in Moriarty, New Mexico.
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Ogull -- Louis Ogull, age 87, beloved husband of the late Marion Greenberg Ogull; loving father of Judith I. Kennedy and her husband, George E. Kennedy; devoted grandfather of Lisa A. Kennedy and David R. Kennedy (all of Albuquerque); dear brother of Essie Solof (Hollywood, FL), died September 3, 1999, at home while sleeping quietly. A longtime social and political activist, Louis Ogull fought all his life for civil rights, racial integration, and fair treatment for minorities. Raised in New York City, where he resided until retirement, he began a prolific career reporting for the New York Sun and Bombay Chronicle before accepting a stint in public relations as the first head of PR for the newly formed National Maritime Union. An accomplished student of General Semantics and a vocal political presence and conscience in both the Albuquerque and New York areas, he was frequently solicited and was a familiar contributor to Letters to the Editor and TV commentary in matters of social policy and political position. For many years he was an executive job counselor for THinc, an executive placement corporation in NYC. Surviving him are sisters-in-law, Sue Gilbert (Queens, NY), Helen Sack (Brooklyn, NY), Shirley Pesses (Boca Raton, FL), Evelyn Greenberg (Walnut Creek, CA), Marian Heckler (New York, NY); brother-in-law, Ted Schoenfeld (Cranbury, NJ); and numerous nieces and nephews. A private service and cremation have taken place. Donations in his memory may be made to the Albuquerque Center for Peace and Justice, 144 Harvard SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106.
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Pena -- Jose R. (Joe) Pena, 54, a resident of Belen, passed away on Wednesday, September 08, 1999. Jose retired from the National Guard after 21 years of dedicated service. He was a member of the Hosanna Assembly of God Church in Los Lunas. He retired from the City of Belen, where he worked as Public Works Director and City Manager. His greatest joy was serving his savior the Lord Jesus Christ, and being with family. Throughout his 15 years of illness with heart disease, he never lost sight of his faith and courage. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Pena in 1974; his mother, Soledad Pena in 1989; and one brother, Porforio in 1997. He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Carlita B. Pena of the family home in Belen; three sons, Kenneth Pena and his wife, Victoria of Los Lunas, Ronald Pena and his wife, Pam of Phoenix, AZ, Dwayne Pena and his wife, Lori of Belen; and one daughter, Francine Mast and her husband, Dustin Mast; seven grandchildren, Kameo, Korriah, Tesa, Jason, K.J., Cheyanne and Kira; one sister, Silvia Dolecky and her husband, Tony of New Jersey; six brothers, Ignacio and his wife, Nina of Sacramento, CA, Telesfor of Belen, Leandro and his wife, Irene of Belen, Jose N. and his wife, Abigail of Belen, Albert and his wife, Linda of Belen, and Phillip of Belen. There will be visitation on Friday, September 10, 1999, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at Romero Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 11, 1999 at the First Assembly of God Church in Belen. Interment will follow in Terrace Grove Cemetery in Belen. Pallbearers will be Andy Ortega, Albert Pena, Carlo Pena, Joe Maestas, Pat Romero, Christino Saiz. Romero Funeral Home, 609 N. Main, Belen.
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Phibbs -- Francis"Frank" Phibbs, an Albuquerque resident since 1973, died September 7, 1999 after a short illness. He was predeceased by his wife of 48 years, Doris Lineburg Phibbs on March 11 of this year. His son, David K. Anderson, wife, Linda and grandsons, Erik and Ryan of Royal Oak, MI survive him. Surviving siblings are Elmer Phibbs of California, Jerry Phibbs, Helen Hyte, and Callie Cooling all of Utah. Mr. Phibbs served in the US Navy from 1944-1946. He received one silver and two bronze medals awarded for the battles of Iwo Jima, Okinawa, and Leyte Gulf while serving on the USS Highlands in the Pacific. After discharge, he graduated from Business College and worked as an accountant at various corporations in California. He retired from Amrep Corporation of Rio Rancho, NM in 1992 after 18 years of service. Mr. Phibbs was a lifetime member of both the Masons and Scottish Rite. Interment at the National Veteran's Cemetery in Santa Fe, NM will be on Monday, September 13, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. He will be missed by his family.
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Reese -- Kenneth Gordon Reese, 54, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 1999. Mr. Reese was born in Eldorado, AK; he attended the University of New Mexico where he received his Bachelors Degree in Biology; he was a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church; and was a Real Estate Broker. He is survived by his four sons, Chris, Mark, Tim and Darin Reese all of Albuquerque; five grandchildren; and three brothers. He will be greatly missed by his loving family. A Memorial Service will be conducted Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Johns United Methodist Church, 2626 Arizona NE. Memorial contributions may be made to the Methodist Children's Home, 7920 Mountain Rd, NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Funeral Services are under the care of Garcia Mortuary, 717 Stover Ave. SW
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Sanchez -- Funeral Services for Dora A. Sanchez will be held on Friday at the San Felipe de Neri Catholic Church where the Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at the Sandia Memory Gardens. Arrangements by the Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Sanchez -- The family of Mrs. Jesusita (Susie) S. Sanchez wishes to thank all their relatives and friends who have expressed their sympathy and who were in attendance of the Rosary and Funeral Services for Mrs. Sanchez. They would also like to express their gratitude for all the love, care and compassion that has been shown to them. Arrangements by the Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Schlick -- Monica N. Schlick, 78, died September 5, 1999, at home, after a long battle with kidney disease. She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Schlick; son, Albert, both of whom she will be joining at Arlington National Cemetery, VA; and granddaughter, Mariah Stockdale. Monica is survived by her son, John J. Schlick and wife, Stephanie, of Washington, D.C. and daughter Monica Stockdale and husband, Grant; grandchildren, Andrea (13) and Ian (10), with whom she resided during the last few years. She is also survived by her sister, Mary R. Northrop, of Richmond, VA. Monica moved to Albuquerque 16 years ago following retirement from National Credit Union Administration, where she had been a Financial Examiner. Until her illness progressed, Monica was an active member of Mensa, various Knitting guilds, and the St. John's Thrift Shop. She was a great enthusiast and supporter of the performing arts. Additionally, she had been active in literacy programs, and tutoring, and other volunteer activities at her grandchildren's schools. Monica was a special woman, with the amazing ability to encourage others her entire life. A Memorial Service celebrating her life will be held at St. John's Episcopal Cathedral, 318 Silver SW, 4th and Silver, Monday, September 13, 1999 at 2:00 p.m., Officiated by Canon R. McIntyre. A reception will follow at the Cathedral, Anna Kaseman Hall.
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Sheafe -- Vera Etoile Holland Fuller Sheafe, 85, died September 8, l999 in Albuquerque NM, her home for many years. She was born June 22, l914 in Emerson, AR, the daughter of Bruce Benjamin Holland and Nettie Odessa Dodson Holland. Her father died when she was two and she spent eight years in the Genevieve Home for Children, Shreveport LA. She attended Lyons Avenue School and Bryd High School. As an honor student she excelled in Latin and learned to sing My Country 'Tis of Thee in Latin which she remembered the rest of her life. She married Ira Fuller in 1929 and together they had one child, Virjean Grace Fuller Lindsay Moe. She lived in Aurora and Champaign IL. In 1941 she married Harry Pell Sheafe in Albuquerque where they moved in 1943. During World War II she served as a Red Cross Canteen worker and maintained the family while her husband was serving overseas in the Army Air Corps. After the war the family moved to Davenport, IA where her husband attended Palmer College and in 1948 the family moved to Olympia, WA where she was active in the Great Books discussion group, the PTA, Girl Scout Brownies, and the Y'smenettes. In 1955 the family moved back to Albuquerque. She was an active member of the Bahai faith and served as a Cub Scout leader. In 1958 the family moved back to Olympia. She was an avid duplicate bridge player. She completed her GED and attended Centralia (WA) College. She worked at Pat's Bookery and the Washington State Library. In 1969 she returned to New Mexico and for a time as director of Child Haven in Farmington then returned to Albuquerque in 1970. She worked at a Central Avenue bookstore and retired in 1974. Vera was the consummate reader and faithfully maintained personal correspondence with scores of friends. She was a friend to all who passed her way, plying them with rich food and warm talk. Her second love was her garden. She transformed her yard with organic compost, producing many flowers, fruits and vegetables. She was quite proud of her magnolia tree, Austrian Copper roses and a Gravenstein apple tree. Throughout her life she attracted friends of all ages; children loved to pump her player piano and all visitors were treated to her famous homemade bread and 'goodies', as she called them. Because of her dear friends she was able to remain at home until early August, 1999. Her Albuquerque friends included: Yolanda Homann, Betty and Bob Fisher, Nell Norris, Lou Ross, Jim and Effie Medford, Richard Besser, Annette Thies, Lillian Page, Roberta Price, and neighbors, Kay Thompson, Marilyn Rosignol, Deb Hall, Kathy Dee, and Carl Guiterrez. Olympia friends include Eva Cole, Anne Zabel, Tom and Mary Moran, John and Imogene Carras, Leroy and Lois Lantz, and Maryann Bigelow. She is survived by a sister, Cora Holland Homan, Baton Rouge LA; Sisters-in-law, Lucille Sheafe, Farmington, NM, Elinor Sheafe, Bellevue, WA, Marion Holland, Sarasota, FL; Children, Virjean G. Moe, (Lester), Chandler, AZ, Patricia E. Piggee, (Howard), Marlborough, MA, Michael J. Sheafe, New York, NY, John J. Sheafe, Alameda, CA, Kurt G. Sheafe (Libby), Olympia, WA. She was predeceased by her sister, Claudia Bateman; and brothers, Benjamin and Harvey Holland. She leaves 11 grandchildren: Anne Louise Lindsay, (Frank Chism), Susan Colleen Boyd, (Rich) Richard Tucker Lindsay,II, (Lauren), Dr. Christine A. Piggee, Dr. Renee V. P. Hill, Howard Piggee, III, (Summer), Joseph M. Piggee, Michael Moran Sheafe, Emily Bernadette Sheafe, Michael Albert Sheafe, Lauren Kelly Sheafe. She leaves six great grandchildren: Bethany Lindsay, Kimarie Lindsay, Aubrie Lindsay, Matthew Lindsay, Nicole Lindsay, and Fiona Alice Lindsay Chism. She is survived by 12 nieces and nephews and many great and great, great nieces and nephews. Memorials in her memory can be made to the All Faiths Receiving Home, 1709 Moon St. NE, Albuquerque 87112 or a charity of your choice.
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Sloan -- Marcus Hulings Sloan, a long time resident of New Mexico died Monday, September 6, 1999. he was born in Clairton, PA on May 19, 1915. Mr. Sloan served in the United States Navy during WWII, and in the Korean War, during which he served at Eniwetok Atoll for Nuclear Testing. Mr. Sloan attended the University of New Mexico after moving to Albuquerque in 1937. Following his service in the Military, Mr. Sloan was employed in a number of engineering and management positions for ACF Industries in Albuquerque, Los Alamos and Las Vegas, NV. He served as project director for ACF on the Atomic Energy Commission's Nevada program to develop a nuclear engine for rocket propulsion. Later Mr. Sloan worked at the China Lake Weapons Center in Ridgecrest, CA before returning to Albuquerque in 1988. Mr. Sloan is survived by his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth Wilson Sloan, a life-long resident of Albuquerque; his three children, Elizabeth Ann Sloan, an educator at UNLV in Las Vegas, NV; Mike Sloan, a gaming executive and former City attorney and state senator in Las Vegas; and Wilson Sloan, a design artist in Las Vegas and Albuquerque. He is also survived by three grandchildren; Jennifer Sloan, Lauren Sloan Yearout, and Andrew Sloan; and a great-grandson, Joe Kennedy. Private family services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Natural History Museum, 1801 Mountain Rd. NW, Albuquerque,NM 87104. Sunrise Society is serving the family of Mr. Sloan. (891-8200)
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Turrietta -- Mr. Robert Turrietta died Wednesday in Albuquerque at the age of 60. Mr. Turrietta excelled in sports and was an excellent basketball and baseball player. He loved golf, fishing and living in northern New Mexico. Mr. Turrietta was preceded in death by two brothers, Jimmy and Cecil Turrietta. He is survived by his son, Todd Turrietta; brothers, Richard, Michael and Sonny Turrietta; sisters, Betty Koury Turrietta and Clara Fenolio; two granchildren, Victoria and Ashleyn Turrietta; special friends, Russell and Mary Alice Casados; goddaughter, Janet Brooks; and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Mass for Mr. Turrietta will be celebrated on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the Ascension Catholic Church and also on Monday at the Catholic Church in Los Ojos, NM at 11:00 a.m. Honorary apllbearers will be Michael Turrietta, Sonny Turrietta, Charles Fenolio, Richard Turrietta, Gig Brummel, Jerry Apodaca, Bobby Gibs, Mike Currier, Carlos Jaramillo, Sam Francis, Ross Casados, Gerald Sanchez, Mariano Flores, Yvonne Montoya, Mary Alice Casados and Paul Villela. Arrangements by Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St SW.
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Wootton -- William P. (Bill) Wootton passed away Sunday morning, September 5, 1999. He may have worked on your car, or you may have seen him at the hockey game, or even run into him at the drag races. He was born on March 13, 1959 in Albuquerque and attended Inez Elementary, Monroe Jr. High, Sandia High School and ENMU-R, graduating with an AAS degree in 1982. He is survived by his parents, William and Shirley; his sister, Leigh and husband, Jim Clemons; brothers, Bruce and Mike Wootton; nephews, Gene and Jerry Clemons; and his niece, Kari Wootton. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 10, 1999, at Mount Calvary Mausoleum Chapel. Fitzgerald & Sons Funeral Directors, 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE, are in charge of arrangements.
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