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Alarid -- Carmen (Granny) Alarid, 94, a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, died Thursday, December 12, 2002. She is survived by her son, Pete Alarid of Santa Fe; granddaughters, Nancy Jo Alarid and Pamela J. Alarid, both of Santa Fe, Judy Rizek and husband, Tim of Albuquerque, Eleanor Olsen and husband Chris of Sidney, NE and Roberta Oritz of Albuquerque; grandsons, Richard S. Alarid of Santa Fe, John J. Ortiz of Dayton, OH and Jerry T. Ortiz and wife, Patty of Albuquerque; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Rosary will be recited Sunday, 5:00 p.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, 1111 University Blvd. NE, with Deacon Tom Jones reciting. Mass will be celebrated Monday, 10:00 a.m., at Our Lady of Fatima Parish, 4020 Lomas NE, with Father Francis X. Eggert, Celebrant. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul NE. Pallbearers will be Tim Rizek, Jr., Jason Rizek, Bradley Alarid, Jeffery Alarid, Tim Rizek, Sr., and Jerry Ortiz. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE, Sunday, 3:00 p.m. until Rosary.
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Archibeque -- Dan Archibeque, Jr., our beloved father, grandfather, brother and friend, left our world to join our Lord on December 11, 2002. He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War, having the rank of Sgt. 1st Class. He was awarded a Bronze Star, Silver Star and Purple Heart, and was a ¯Light Fighter¯ with the 7th Infantry Division. Dan was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary V. Archibeque, a grandson, Matthew Archibeque, his parents, Sadie and Dan Archibeque Sr., and sister Nora Martinez. He is survived by nine children, Mary Reed and husband, Ken Behne, Gilbert Archibeque and wife Debra, Gloria Archibeque and husband, Chuck Pohl, Loretta Sanchez and husband, Tommy, SSG. Isabel Archibeque and partner, Margaret Dominguez, Jessica Archibeque and Kenneth Madrid, Elizabeth Archibeque, Gabriel Archibeque and John Archibeque. Dan is also survived by his precious grandchildren, that brought him profound love, joy and pride; Robert and Jennifer Reed, Eric and Gilbert Archibeque, Dominic and Anthony Archibeque, Desiree Pohl, Monique and Leanne Sanchez, Angelica, Daniel, Anthony, and Ashley Otero, and Charae Archibeque. Also surviving are brothers, Albert Archibeque and wife Diana of Phoenix, AZ., and Nino Archibeque and wife, Marcella of Albuquerque; sisters, Nancy Gallegos of Albuquerque, Angie Wagner and husband, Tom of Houston, TX., and Sara Barela of Albuquerque. Services will be held at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Alameda and 4th NW. A Rosary will be recited at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 15, 2002. Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, December 16, 2002. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery with Military Honors. Pallbearers will be John Archibeque, Gabe Archibeque, Phil Reed, Rob Reed, Dominic Archibeque, and Gilbert Archibeque. Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony Archibeque, Tommy Sanchez, Chuck Pohl, and Ken Behne. In Loving Memory of Dan Archibeque Jr. 6-3-1936 ¯ 12-11-2002What You Mean to MeFor as long as the ocean is wide, through the miles and miles of sea, you will be someone special, You¯re a miracle to us. For as long as the mountains are high, higher than any can climb, you will be dear to us, You¯re the best father we could ever find. For every star that twinkles in the bright heavens above, You will be our eternal reminder of what it means to love. From your children with love, Mary, Gilbert, Gloria, Loretta, Isabel, Jessica, Gabriel, Elizabeth and John. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th ST. NW. Albuq. 505-343-8008
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Avritt -- Tamara"Tammy" Kay Wright Avritt, 54, a resident of Shingle Springs, CA, passed away in Cameron Park, CA on December 9, 2002. Tammy was born in East Chicago, Indiana the daughter of June and Larry Wright. Tammy had great love for children. She was a caregiver at the Blue Oak Elementary School Extended Day Program, for the before and after school care program. Christmas was her favorite time of the year. She collected Christmas ornaments, dolls, and American Indian pottery. She made and collected Teddy bears. Tammy will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her father, Larry Wright. Tammy is survived by her husband of 35 years, Bill Avritt; mother, June Boyd of Rio Rancho; brother, Roger Wright of Corrales; sisters, Barbara Lueras of Albuquerque, Kathy Lovell of White Rock, NM and Lotus Williams of Austin, TX. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, December 16, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Vista Verde Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Snowline Hospice, 670 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA, 95667. Services were also held in Cameron Park, CA. Vista Verde Mortuary 4310 Sara Road 892-9920
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Barela -- The family of Mrs. Nicomedes B. (Nico) Barela would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement; for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Father Daniel Balizan, St. Anne Catholic Church, celebrant of the Mass, to Gabriella Nieto for reciting the Rosary, to the staff at Laurel View Nursing Home for their kindness and care and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW in charge of the arrangements.
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Black -- Willea Black, born September 1, 1913 in Canadian, Texas and moved with her parents, William and Mary Nuckles to Hot Springs, New Mexico, now Truth or Consequences, New Mexico when she was a youngster. She finished high school there and attended the University of New Mexico and returned to T or C where she began working in the Postal Service. When her husband Frank returned from the military service, they moved to Albuquerque in 1953 when she then transferred to the Postal Service. She retired as Secretary to the Postmaster after 38 years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank and their daughter, Jo Ann Thompson; and sister, Velma Estes, who lived in Oregon. She is survived by her granddaughter, Margaret and her husband, William Henderson and their two daughters, Katelynn and Samantha; another granddaughter, Jennifer Thompson; and her son-in-law George Thompson and his wife, Judy. Services will be held Tuesday, December 17, 2002, at 10:00 a.m., at French Mortuary, Wyoming Blvd. Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE. Interment will follow at 1:00 p.m. Santa Fe National Cemetery. Should friends desire, contributions may be made to Albuquerque Christian Children's Home, 5700 Winter Haven Rd. NW Albuquerque, NM, 87112. French Mortuary, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE.
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Boutz -- Col. William Ray Boutz died Monday, December 9, 2002 after a brief illness. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Geraldine Boutz; sons, Gary and wife, Geri of Reno, NV, Allen and wife, Betty of Springfield, VA; grandchildren, Gary Jr. and Graham and wife, DiAnne, Kimmer Franz, Brian and Lauren; sister, Corabelle McKinnon of Tyler, TX; and sister-in-law, Emma Lee Boutz of Albuquerque; and many loving nieces and nephews. Ray Boutz was born in a small sod farmhouse near Harris, Saskatchewan, Canada on June 2, 1910 to John William and Pinckney Ford Boutz. He returned to the US in 1919 with the family and later attended Deming High School. While attending New Mexico A&M, from which he graduated in 1932 with a degree in Civil Engineering, he joined the New Mexico National Guard in a horse cavalry unit. Deciding that flying was his true calling, he trained at Randolph Field in Texas in the Army Air Corps and earned his Pilot's wings in 1934. It was in Texas that he met his future bride. Married to Geraldine that same year, they began a long military career together that spanned the next 25 years. First stationed at Luke Field in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii in the quiet pre-war years, they then returned to Texas where, as an instructor pilot, he trained many future generals in proper flight techniques. During World War II he flew combat missions in B-24's from Italy over Europe. After the war he served in numerous posts in Ohio, New York, Greenland, Alabama, and Japan, finally retiring in Albuquerque in 1959. After his Air Force career he worked for the New Mexico State Welfare Department as a Social Case Worker. Retiring a second time in 1973 he enjoyed family, friends and fishing in New Mexico during the remainder of his life. He was preceded in death by his son, John Frederick; brothers, Monroe and Paul Lawrence; and sister, Juanita. Ray was a wonderful father and uncle, loving husband and faithful friend, and will be deeply missed. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 16, 2002 at Strong-Thorne Mortuary, 1100 Coal Ave. Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:00 p.m.
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Burke -- Martha H. Burke, 83, a resident of Albuquerque since 1951, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, December 14, 2002. Martha was born August 17, 1919 in Coffeyville, KS. She is survived by her lovinghusband of 61 years, Dale Burke; her three children, Hank Burke, Dr. Dan Burke, and Barbara Franklin, all of Albuquerque; and six grandchildren, Marine Cpl. Adam Franklin, Nick Burke, Josephina Burke, Katie Burke, Ryan Burke, and Jillian Burke. Martha received her Bachelors Degree in Education at University of Kansas, where she was President of her Chi Omega Sorority Chapter. She taught elementary school for 30 years and retired from APS. Martha enjoyed raising and breeding long-hair dachshunds, and was very active in the New Mexico Dachshund Club, where she served as President and other offices throughout the years. She enjoyed traveling to dog shows and showing her dachshunds. She also enjoyed playing bridge with friends and family. Services are private. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to Vistacare of New Mexico Hospice, (505) 821-5404, 5201 Venice NE, Suite A and B, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87113, or a charity of your choice. French Mortuary ¯ Wyoming Blvd. Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd NE.
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Burnett -- Erin Winifred (Winnie) Burnett, 87, a resident of New Mexico, died on Wednesday, December 12, 2002. She was born on November 24, 1915 in Hagerman NM. Mrs. Burnett is survived by her sister-in-law, Wanda Sue Hanna of Dallas, TX; nieces, Celia Herndon of Richardson, TX, and Roberta Chitwood of Dallas, TX; and nephew, David Hanna of Garland, TX. She was an active member in several organizations. Adah Chapter #5 OES, past Matron; White Shrine of Jerusalem #1, past High Priestess; Daughters of the Nile, Yucca Temple #74, Daughter of the Nile. Services will be held on Monday, December 16, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at French Mortuary Wyoming Blvd. Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE. There will be a visitation on Sunday, December 15, 2002 from 5 to 7 pm also at French Mortuary Wyoming Blvd. Chapel.
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Busich -- Margaret"Marge" Busich, 74, a longtime resident of Albuquerque, died Thursday, December 12, 2002. She is survived by her husband of 54 years, John R. Busich of Albuquerque; daughters, Barbara Flores of Alameda, NM, Julie Averna and husband, Conrad of Allen, TX; son, Matt Busich and wife, Kim of Albuquerque; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and brothers, Joe Rader and wife, Ardelle of Fresno, CA and John C. Radosevich and wife, Dorothy of Monee, IL. Mrs. Busich was a member of Our Lady of the Annunciation Catholic Church. She was retired from Presbyterian Hospital Services. Services will be held at Sacred Heart Church in Chicago, IL. Interment will take place at St. Mary's Cemetery in Chicago, IL. Memorial services will be held in Albuquerque at a later date. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Camargo -- In Memory of Mary Jean Camargo November 21, 1944 - December 10, 2001Our beloved mother, wife, and grandmotherOur hearts are filled with sadness, Our hearts are filled with grief, Our memories are not faded, Stuck in a year of disbelief. Our hearts are still broken, Our faces show the strain, The sadness and madness consume us, Every thought brings us to the pain. As a mother and grandmother you have nurtured us, Our morals, our love, and our being, As a wife you have loved someone, being his hope, his love, and his queen. Even though we miss you, sadly, Giving your love to us, so pure, That's one gift you gave us, A gift of love and how it can endure. A mother to her daughter, A father to his son, We all miss you, lady, And you'll always be Our #1.
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Canard -- Robert Lee"White Eagle" Canard, beloved father, son, and brother, passed to the Spirit World December 9, 2002, after several years of declining health and energy. Bob was born in Washington, DC, on February 3, 1942, the first child of Virgil V. and Ruth Swamp Canard. He was a member of the Oneida Indian Nation through his mother and of the Creek Nation, Thlopthlocco Tribal Town, through his father. His grandfather, Roly Canard, was principal chief of the Creek Nation, an honor that Bob was very proud of. In 1981, Bob was chief of the Thlopthlocco Tribal Town. Bob attended public schools in Albuquerque and graduated from UNM in 1969 with a degree in Biology. He attended the University of Utah Medical School for two years, and then graduated with an MSW from the University of Utah in 1977. He was a Lt. in the NM National Guard for seven years. He is survived by his two children from his former marriage, a son, Robert Brandon Canard (spouse, Andrea) of West Jordan, UT; and a daughter, Tracy Leigh Canard (fiance, L.T. Goodluck) of Chinle, AZ. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Brandon, Bobbie, Cassidie, and Cody Canard, all of West Jordan, UT. In addition, he is survived by his mother, Ruth Swamp Canard, Albuquerque; brother, Roger Canard (Denise), Los Lunas; two sisters, Patti Canard, Albuquerque, and Linda Doering (Allen) of Moenkopi, AZ; two nephews, Jason Romero and Mekko Doering (Tammi); and an uncle, Curtis Canard (Diane). His father, Virgil"Buck" Canard, preceded him in death. Bob loved his children more than anything in the world, and their accomplishments gave him much joy. He was close to them throughout his life, even when distant geographically from them. He also took great joy in helping other people. He was a medicine man, healer, and counselor. He held several jobs in the social work field until recent years. His caring especially extended to his mother. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Albuquerque Indian Center, First Nations Community Health Center, or a charity of your choice. Cremation has taken place by Sunrise Society. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Marks-on-the-Mesa Episcopal Church, 431 Richmond Dr NE, Albuquerque, on Monday, December 16, 2002, at 3:00 p.m. A reception will follow in the parish hall.
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Cattanach -- Howard W. Cattanach, 81, a resident of Albuquerque for 64 years, died Wednesday, December 11, 2002. He is survived by his sons, Victor Cattanach of Grishman, OR and Dana R. Cattanach of Albuquerque; stepsons, Russell Elliott of Albuquerque and Randell Elliott of Lakewood, CA; and grandchildren, Chris, Laura, Jim, Rob, Preston, Brandon, and Dana. Mr. Cattanach was preceded in death by his wife, Bobbie E. Cattanach; and son, Bill Cattanach. He served in WWII with the rank of Master Sergeant and retired from the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Cattanach was a member of the Church of Christ and a faithful servant of the Lord and others. Services will be held Monday, 11:00 a.m., at the Church of Christ in Bosque Farms, 1635 Bosque Farms Blvd with visitation at 10:00 a.m. Interment will take place at 2:30 p.m., at Santa Fe National Cemetery. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Chavez -- Celia Arellano Chavez, age 98, was born August 28, 1904, in Chacon, New Mexico, passed away December 13, 2002, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Celia was preceded in death by her husband, Tony Chavez; four brothers; and one sister. Survivors include daughters, Connie Dinnsen and husband, Fred, of Prescott, AZ, Ernestine Gutierrez of Albuquerque; sons, Robert Chavez and wife, Elizabeth, of Las Cruces, NM, Joe Chavez, of Tucson, AZ, Louie Chavez and wife, Ruth Ann of Albuquerque; 16 grandchildren, Bobby and Danette Chavez, Nita Gallegos, Richard, Thomas, Carmela, David, Lara, Joe and Timothy Chavez, Monica Brown, Jessica Duckett, Lisa England, Kim and Debbie Gutierrez, and Dana Lynn Ingram; numerous nephews and nieces. Celia was a very special person, and a wonderful mother. Her family was always her priority. Celia always had a kind word for everyone, never judged anyone and will be remembered as a wonderful cook whose door was always open to family and friends. Celia will be greatly missed by all including a very special sister-in-law, Carmon Martinez; her caring son-in-law, Servando Gutierrez; and very special friend, Louie Telles. Celia will be especially missed by her granddaughter, Deborah Gutierrez who loved her grandmother very much. A Memorial Service will be held at Sunset Memorial Park Chapel, 924 Menaul Blvd NE, on Monday, December 16, 2002, at 10:00 a.m. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th NW Albuquerque, 343-8008.
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Chisholm -- Patricia A. Chisholm, 70, resident of Albuquerque since 1948, died Saturday, December 14, 2002. She is survived by her daughter, Terri L. Chisholm of Albuquerque; sons, David Chisholm and wife, Janie of Wichita, Kansas and Clay N. Chisholm and wife, Eileen of Jacksonville, FL.; grandchildren, Devon Chisholm, Amanda Chisholm and Joseph Clay Chisholm; great grandchild, Zoe Kurtz; and brother, Michael Cox of Mesa, AZ. Mrs. Chisholm was born in Hammon, OK. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Services are pending. French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE.
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Damron -- Billy Dale"Bud" Damron, 75, a resident of Albuquerque since 1954, died Wednesday, December 11, 2002. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Lillian Damron of Albuquerque; daughters, Thelma Gaston and husband, Jerry of Fredericksburg, VA and Shirley Damron and Marty Martinez of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Cari Gaston, Brandon Gaston, Mike Damron; Misty Damron and Andrew Cisneros; and one great-grandson, Jordan Cisneros; brother, Eldon Damron and wife, Eileen of Woodward, OK; sisters, Dortha Nell Brantley and husband, Ray of Oklahoma City, OK and Louise Johnson and husband, Eldon of Woodward, OK; and nieces, nephews, and many friends. Bud was born in Henryetta, OK and joined the Marines out of high school. He served during WWII. Bud then moved to Raton, NM in 1947 where he met his wife, Lillian McQueary and they were married on June 12, 1948. He then went to work for Mountain Bell as a lineman and worked all over New Mexico. Bud retired from U.S. West in the mid eighties. He volunteered for the Roadrunner Little League as a groundskeeper because his grandson played Little League. Bud volunteered so much that be became a professional groundskeeper. In April 1996, Roadrunner Little League dedicated the concession-office complex, Damron Wray Baseball Facility, in honor of his many years of volunteering. He was also supportive of Eldorado High School Baseball team and the Vici Oklahoma Baseball team. He influenced and touched many lives by the type of man he was. He was very active in his church, Tramway Community Church, where he taught Sunday School for several years. Bud was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Services will be held Monday, December 16, 2002, 1:00 p.m., at Tramway Community Church, 4800 Tramway Ridge Dr. NE, with Pastor Chuck Kofahl and Pastor James Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Sandia Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be Rocque Gallegos, Jerry Gaston, Brandon Gaston, Mike Damron, Andrew Cesneros, and Patrick Mora. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Sunday, December 15, 2002, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Tramway Community Church, Building Fund, 4800 Tramway Ridge Dr. NE, 87111 or to Roadrunner Little League, P.O. Box 16116, 87191. Arrangements French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE.
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De Land -- Arthur A. De Land in Roseville, CA December 7, 2002. Mr. De Land was born October 2, 1918 in Sheridan, New York and was 84 years of age at the time of his death. Mr. De Land was a retired Pilot and a longtime resident of Albuquerque. He also served as a Pilot in WWII and Korea. Beloved husband of Mildred De Land, loved father of Edwin F. Adams III, and his wife, Marilyn; and Suzanne Cummings and her husband, Bob. Cherished grandfather of four; and great-grandfather of two. Friends are invited to attend Memorial Services Monday, December 16, 2002 at 4:30 p.m. at the Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church, 11427 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks, CA. Private burial will be at the San Joaquin National Cemetery, Gustine, CA. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lovelace Hospice Program. Reichert's Funeral Service, 916-729-2229/
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Entwistle -- William Joseph (Bill) Entwistle 2/2/36-1/29/93 Cremated remains will be interred in Santa Fe National Cemetery, NM on December 20, 2002 at 3:00 p.m. In attendance will be his wife of 33 years, Elizabeth (Betty); three sons, William Eugene (Bill) of NYC, Michael Jospeh and wife Rebecca and grandson Celio (14) of Albuquerque; John Anthony and wife, Paula and three grandchildren, Brittney (11),Ashton (5) and Aaron (3) of Rio Rancho. His sister, Sharon and husband, Floyd Bishop are in Norwalk, Ca. There are numerous special cousins in MI, IA, IL, MO, KS & CA. He was raised in Peoria, IL, was in the Navy four years, spent several years in southern CA as a civilian with the Air Force until relocating to Corrales in 1972, where he retired from Kirtland AFB graphics department in 1988. His father, William Anthony died in 1975 and his mother, Margaret in 2001. Friends are welcome to join us. Arrangements by Sunrise Society,891-8200.
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Eres -- Emma B. Eres, 92, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, died on Friday, December 13, 2002. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Roberto Eres of Albuquerque; daughters, Toni Gutierrez and Rita Short, both of Albuquerque, Stella Centopani and husband, William of Nokomis, FL, and Marjorie Burciaga and husband, Oracio of El Paso, TX; 13 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Emma was an active member of El Buen Samaritano United Methodist Church where she was a member of the United Methodist Women. Services will be held on Tuesday, 11:00 a.m., at El Buen Samaritano United Methodist Church, 700 Granite NW, with Pastor Jesus Bermudez officiating. Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. Friends may visit French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, 1111 University Blvd. NE, Monday, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Gonzales -- In Loving Memory of Kathy Gonzales July 1957 - December 1989 Memories of you live with us each day. We love you and miss you very much. Merry Christmas Your Loving Family
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Graham -- Helen Florence Graham, 93, a retired resident of Albuquerque for the past 15 years, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 12, 2002. Helen has been a resident of The Montebello on Academy for the past 12 years, where she received loving care. In 1925, Helen came to Albuquerque as a bride. She and her husband remained in New Mexico until 1939, when they moved to El Paso, TX. She lived in El Paso for almost 50 years. She was employed by the U.S. Post Office during WWII and later worked as a Secretary in the Texas School System and raised a family. In 1987, she and her husband returned to Albuquerque to retire and rejoin her large family. Helen was preceded in death by her only daughter, Donna Bissonnet; her husband, Harry H. Graham; her parents, Milo and Anna Peter; and six brothers and sisters. She is survived by her sister, Mary Ann Wright of Albuquerque; and her brother, Leon L. Peter of Aurora, CO; her granddaughters, Vicki Hester and husband, Hank of Scottsdale, AZ and Linda Richards and husband, Dan of Austin, TX; her grandson, John Bissonnet of El Paso, TX; and former son-in-law, Ernest Bissonnet of El Paso, TX. She is also survived by seven great-grandchildren, Scott and Holly Hester, Samantha and Wyatt Richards, and Chelsea, Josh and Hannah Bissonnet; and many nieces and nephews. Helen was a witty energetic, independent, God-fearing and loving lady. She will be sorely missed. Services will be held Monday, December 16, 2002, at 2:00 p.m., at Chester T. French Memorial Mausoleum Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE, with Pastor Don Wilson officiating. Entombment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. French Mortuary, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE.
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Gutierrez -- In Loving Memory of Josie Gutierrez January 19, 1933 - December 15, 1999We thought of you with love today, But that is nothing new.We thought about you yesterday And days before that too.We think of you in silence. We often speak your name.Now all we have is memories, And your picture in a frame.Your memory is a keepsake with which we'll never part. God has you in his keepings, We have you in our hearts.Your loving husband Florencio and children
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Herrera -- In Memory of Rudy Herrera 1952 - 2000 We loved you so much, we still do. Another Christmas without you. Daughter, Tia; sisters, Dolores, Dorothy, and Denise; parents, Gilbert and Duvy Herrera;
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Houska -- Jeffrey Mark Houska, 52, of Albuquerque, NM, passed away on December 10, 2002, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Jeff was born in Chamberlain, SD, to Josephine (Casey) and R. James Houska. He graduated from Rapid City Central High School, SD, in 1968. He received an Associates of Science degree in Nursing from Mesa College, AZ, in 1976, and a Family Nurse Practitioner Certification from Wichita State University, KS, in 1978. Jeff worked in Albuquerque as a nurse practitioner since 1983 and was President, CEO, and founding medical provider of CliniMed Corporation, established in 1991. He was an active member and past-president of the New Mexico Nurse Practitioner Council, and was key in getting legislation passed which enabled New Mexico's nurse practitioner's to practice virtually independently. He also served on the Presbyterian Health Plan Technology Assessment Committee for 3 years. In addition to his career-oriented involvement, Jeff was a great friend to and a financial supporter of the High Desert Pipes and Drums of Albuquerque, and the Black Hills Playhouse of Custer, SD. He leaves behind his children, James, 16, of Los Lunas, and Catherine, 21, of Albuquerque; mother, Josephine Houska of Rapid City, SD; sisters, Gail Thompson of Rapid City, SD, and Lynn Symington of Hillsboro, OR; brothers, Gregory Houska of Missoula, MT, Barry Houska of Rapid City, SD, and Scot Houska of Grand Junction, CO; and a large extended family. Jeff loved his adventuresome life, his family, his music, and taking on challenges. His most formidable and time-consuming but ultimately his favorite challenge was raising his two children. He was a published author of a medical thriller, The Pandora Factor, a patented inventor, a"pseudo-homosapiel taxidermist," an avocational artist and musician, and above all had a vivid entrepreneurial fire burning inside him which was his driving force. He cherished companionship of friends and family members in the enjoyment of his many, many passions. His enthusiam and friendship will be greatly missed. The family wishes to express their appreciation to all who have provided such wonderful support over the past several months. A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 19, 2002, at Sandia Funeral Care, 7601 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to High Desert Pipes and Drums, Albuquerque, NM, the Black Hills Playhouse, Custer, SD, or Storybook Island Park, Rapid City, SD. Arrangements are by Sandia Funeral Care 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE (505) 821-0010.
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Jaramillo -- The family of Mr. Premitivo Jaramillo would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement: for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Father Edmundo Rodrigues, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, celebrant of the Funeral Mass, to Trini Lucero for reciting the Rosary and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW in charge of arrangements.
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Jaramillo -- The family of Mrs. Josephine Jaramillo would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement; for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Deacon William P. Beaton, Our Lady of Light Catholic Church, Cubero, N.M. celebrant of the Communion Servic, to Mela Lovato for reciting the Rosary and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Rd. SW in charge of the arrangements.
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Lopez -- Beatrice Lopez, 88, was called home by her lord on December 13, 2002, with her family by her side. She is preceded in death by her late husband, Pedro Lopez. She is survived by her only daughter, Eloisa, wife of Gabriel Jaramillo Sr.; and her grandchildren, Orlando Jaramillo, David, Jaramillo and wife, Gloria of San Antonio, TX, Annette Jaramillo, Gabriel Jr., Jerry Jaramillo and wife, Sylvia, Kathy Salas and husband, Lorenzo; eight great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren, all of whom loved her deeply. Services will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Cathedral Meeting at St. Andrews Methodist Church, 3905 Las Vegas SW. A Rosary will be recited on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m., Christian Service Wednesday 9:00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements by Metropolitan Direct Burial and Cremation Center.
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Mclaughlin -- Karen L. McLaughlin, 58, died peacefully Monday, December 2, 2002 following a brief but courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by family at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Texas. Karen was born on March 28, 1944, in Stoneham, Massachusetts to Edward and Marguerite Muccio. On July 18, 1965 she married Thomas P. McLaughlin and they ventured forth from family and friends in the Boston area to the University of Arizona. After a summer in Los Alamos in 1967 and then two years in Germany, she returned with her husband to Los Alamos where she was at home until her death. Church and family were the most important aspects of Karen's life. While always a strong Christian, she converted to Catholicism in 1974. After having been a second grade teacher in the religious education program at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church for several years (even before she converted to Catholicism!), she became the director of the program in 1980. For 20 years she built the program side by side with building her personal family. Her love of her Church was a major influence on her family and those who knew her. After retiring from this full time position so that she could spend more time with her family and friends, she eagerly accepted the position of coordinator of bereavement activities at the Church. Karen was strong spirited and fun loving, and enjoyed entertaining and traveling, particularly to warmer climates. Overcoming significant apprehension, she persevered and became a certified scuba diver so that this particular activity would also be a family affair. She is survived by her loving and thankful husband of 37 years, Tom; daughter, Deborah and husband, William Hinckley; and granddaughter, Alexandra of Los Alamos; son, Patrick of Independence, Missouri; daughter, Jill and husband, Sami Tulonen of Brussels, Belgium; son, Heath of Carney's Point, New Jersey; son, Jared and wife, Elena; and grandson, Thomas of Albuquerque; sister, Sheila Rich and family of Melrose, Massachusetts; brother, Edward Muccio and family of Big Rapids, Michigan; and numerous nieces and nephews. True to the importance she placed on teaching and sharing, Karen had her body donated to the U. of Texas Medical School in Houston. A Memorial Mass/Celebration of her life will be held at IHM Church in Los Alamos at a date be announced when all family members can be present. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Karen's name to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, P.O. Box 297153, Houston, TX 77297.
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Merkel -- Rose Marie Merkel, 78, formally of St. Paul, Minnesota, passed away in Albuquerque, Friday, December 13, 2002. Rose Marie is preceded in death by her husband, Clifford P. Merkel. She is survived by daughter, Katherine White and husband, James; sons, William Merkel and wife, Susan, and Peter Merkel; five grandchildren, Jennifer Weber, Michael Merkel and Jessica, Matthew Merkel, Amanda and Adam Ah You; three great granddaughters, Alexa, Abigail, and Madison Merkel. Services are pending in St. Paul, Minnesota. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th NW Albuquerque, 343-8008.
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Mims -- Sue J. Mims, age 72, beloved mother, grandmother, and sister was called home to be with the Lord our Savior, Friday, December 13, 2002. Sue was active in theater throughout the 70s and performed at Popejoy Hall. She was also a member of the Albuquerque Light Opera. Sue enjoyed arts and crafts. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert S. Mims. She is survived by two sons, Steve Mims and wife, Tina, and Ron Mims and wife, Donna; two sisters, Dorothy Timmons and husband, Richard, and Sandra Childers and husband, Howard; six grandchildren, Kelly, Ron, Rob, Shannon, Grant and Lindsy; and two great-grandchildren. Sue will be greatly missed by her loving family and by those who knew and loved her. Visitations will be Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Alameda Mortuary. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. also in the Chapel of Alameda Mortuary. Interment will take place at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Funeral services were entrusted to: Alameda Mortuary 9420 4th Street NW 898-3160
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Molina -- Mr. Vidal A. Molina died Thursday, December 12, 2002 in Albuquerque at the age of 85. Mr. Molina is survived by his son, Ernest Molina; four daughters, Cristela Molina, Syliva Molina, Rita Martinez and Judy Molina; two brothers, Miguel Molina and Horacio Molina; eight grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild. Funeral Services for Mr. Molina will be held on Monday at 9:00 a.m. at Salazar & Sons Mortuary. Burial will take place at the Santa Fe National Cemetery at 11:30 a.m. Pallbearers will be Tim Molina, Abel McGuinness, Harry McGuinness, Anthony Molina, Adrian Molina and Hipolito Molina. A Rosary for Mr. Molina will be recited on Sunday evening at 7:00 p.m. at Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Morgan -- The Family of Walter D."Buddy" Morgan Jr., wishes to express their sincere appreciation to all family and friends for the support and kind expressions of sympathy received during our time of loss. Thank you so much. Strong-Thorne Mortuary was in charge of his arrangements.
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Moser -- Thomas F. Moser, passed away on December 11, 2002. A visitation will be held today in the chapel of Sunrise Funeral Options from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary being recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, December 16, 2002 at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Rio Rancho. Burial will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Services under the care of Sunrise Funeral Options (505) 891-9192.
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Mossman -- Doreen G. Mossman, 89, passed away in Albuquerque on December 2, 2002. Born in England, Doreen came to New Mexico in 1947 to marry her late husband, George Mossman. A survivor of the German blitz, she met and fell in love with George while he was with the U. S. Army Air Corps in Britain during WWII. Doreen quickly adopted Albuquerque as her hometown, and she and George were active in the local business community and social scene. Many will remember Doreen's strong British ways, including a penchant for letting others know when they were not behaving"properly." An impeccable dresser, she worked for years at Kistler-Collister where stylish Albuquerque ladies sought her advice on fashion and grooming. Doreen is survived by cousin, Walter Hines and wife, Bettie of Albuquerque; nephew, Dr. Philip Isaac and wife, Jane of Oklahoma City; niece, Patricia Fowler and husband, Colin of Mallorca; and many local friends, including Peggy Piper and Jo Paige. A private memorial is pending. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Presbyterian Hospice.
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Munsey -- Elizabeth S. Munsey, 79, a resident of Albuquerque, died Wednesday, December 11, 2002. She is survived by her sons, James C. Munsey and wife, Pamela of Seattle, WA and Thomas E. Munsey and wife, Christine of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Zachary, Jessica, Connor and Hunter; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Mrs. Munsey was preceded in death by her husband, Cone Munsey; three sisters, Ann Smith, Virginia Peterman and Martha McDowell; and one brother, William Spellman. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Munsey received her bachelor¯s degree in Education. She taught elementary school in Kansas, Wyoming and New Mexico. Cremation has taken place and memorial services will be held Monday, 9:30 a.m., at First Presbyterian Church Chapel, 215 Locust NE, with Rev. Myron White officiating. Interment of cremains will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 215 Locust NE, 87102. Arrangements by French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Navarro -- Pete Navarro. Special thanks to Sylvia and Mike Lucero for the care and love they gave Uncle Pete. To Dr. Muraida and the staff of Sandia Hospice Homecare, especially to Cheryl, Pat and Brian. To the nurses and aides at St. Joseph's Hospice Pavillion who so lovingly cared for our uncle. Thank you Juan Barajas for the beautiful service and Ricardo Zerrate for the inspirational music; to Florence Garcia for coordinating arrangements and loving support. Thanks to all of you who kept us in your prayers gave us spiritual strength.
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Newkirk -- David Lee Newkirk, 54, of Corinth, Texas formerly of Edgewood, NM, died Friday, December 6, 2002, at Denton Regional Medical Center Intensive Care Unit. He was born December 0, 1947 in Bridgetown, NJ to Paul and Marion (Kennedy) Newkirk. On Dec 27, 1975 he married Georgia Elliott in Albuquerque, NM. He served in the US Air Force, retired from Federal Civil Service, where he had been employed with the Department of the Navy, and was employed by Tri-Steel Structures in Corinth as construction service manager. David is survived by his wife of Corinth, TX; two daughters, Tonya Galbreth of Albuquerque, NM, and Christy Tersiev of Denton, TX; one son, Steven Newkirk of Denton, TX; and two granddaughters. A Memorial Service was held December 10, 2002 in Denton, TX with Reverend John Robert Brown officiating.
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Oler -- Kurt R. Oler, 61, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2002. Cremation has taken place and memorial services are pending. Hillcrest Funeral Home, 225 San Mateo NE, 265-5959.
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Ortiz -- Canuta (Connie) Ortiz Dear Mom, A year has passed since God's calling. We cherish our memories of you each day with complete understanding and acceptance that where you reside now,"Heaven", is where you belong. Several times we have felt your spiritual presence. We know that we have been truly blessed by God having lend you to us. Though our time together on earth was short, we look forward to when we can again be together as angels, honoring"Him", who created us. As you taught us well, mom, we continue to rely on God and not defy Him. We will continue to increase our faith in God. Love in God, Your Family
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Padilla -- Fernando H. Padilla (Grandpa, Bar, Friday), a resident of Bernalillo for 21 years, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2002 in Albuquerque. Fernando is survived by daughter, Susan Fellhauer; sister, Ramona Harrell of T or C; three step children, ten grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren; numerous cousins, nephews and nieces. Fernando was loved dearly and will be truly missed. Services will be held at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix NE. A Rosary will be recited on Monday, December 16, 2002, at 7:00 p.m. A Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 17, 2002, at 10:00 a.m. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th NW Albuquerque, 343-8008.
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Putman -- Nuell T. Putman, passed away on December 11, 2002. Nuell was born in Big Fork, Arkansas on January 5, 1930. He was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon at the University of Arkansas, a member of the Isaac Walton Conservatory Association, and a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Peoria, IL. He was a current resident of Rio Rancho, NM and longtime resident of Peoria, IL. Nuell loved to read and enjoyed children, spending many years as a Boy Scout Leader. He was also a champion pistol marksman. Nuell was a very hard working man, devoting 35 years in the heavy equipment business. Prior to retirement, he had worked as a test engineer at Komatsu-Dresser proving grounds in Peoria, IL. Nuell was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers. He is survived by his beloved wife, Carolyn of Rio Rancho; children, Patricia Jones and Dennis of Rio Rancho, Mark and Terry of Peoria, IL, Rhinehart (Matt) of Rio Rancho, Tim and wife, Alison of Austin, TX; sisters, Marlene and Paul Tucker of Ft. Smith, AR, Melba Griffin of TX; grandchildren, David, Amy, Travis, Rebekka, Elizabeth, Raymond, Eve, and Julia; great-grandchildren, Ariana, Mallory, Maisy, and Benjamin; and a host of very special friends. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 17, 2002 in the Chapel of Sunrise Funeral Options. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Kaseman Presbyterian Hospice, 8100 Constitution Place NE, Suite 120, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Services are under the care of Sunrise Funeral Options, 2400 Southern Blvd., Rio Rancho, NM (505) 891-9192.
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Richards -- Dorothy Marie Richards, 86, passed away December 10, 2002. She was born June 1, 1916 in Capron, OK to Elise J. Thomas Johnston and Patrick A. Johnston. Dorothy attended Capron High School followed by two years at Northwestern State Teachers College in Alva, OK. She lived for many years in California before moving to Los Alamos, NM. She worked for the University of California at Los Alamos until she retired. Upon retiring, she moved to Albuquerque. Her last two years were spent in El Paso, TX. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Ralph Clark Jobes and her second husband, John R. Richards. She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Johannah Major; and her son, Patrick Clark Jobes. She had four grandchildren, Genevieve Jobes, Peter Jobes, Winn Ryman and Martin Major; seven great-grandchildren also survive her. A Memorial Service was held at Saint Christopher's Church in El Paso, TX on Friday, December 13, 2002.
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Rodriguez -- Mr. Alsidez"Rod" Rodriguez 67, Passed away at home Tuesday, December 10, 2002. He was preceded in death by his wife Ernestine, his parents Alcides and Miliagros and stepmother Evelyn. Mr. Rodriguez is survived by his daughter, Belinda and husband Daniel Rosales; three loving grandchildren, Rochelle, Daniel II and Estanislao"Stan"; stepsons, Bobby Espinosa and Lawrence Espinosa; stepdaughter, Yolanda Castro; sisters, Linda Davis and Roslyn Lopez; and 11 step-grandchildren. A Rosary for Mr. Rodriguez will be ercited Monday December 16, at the Salazar Salazar & Sons Mortuary at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Tuesday at the Queen of Heaven Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Earl Vallejos, Zack Rosales, Marcos Orona, Andrew Davis, Mark Baca and Lawrence Jojola. Honorary pallbearers will be Lawrence Espinosa and Daniel Rosales II. A Rosary for Mr. Rodriguez will be recited on Monday evening at 7:00 p.m. at Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Rupard -- Richard Glenn Rupard passed away December 8, 2002 in Anchorage, AK. Mr. Rupard was born December 5, 1920 in Mineola, TX. The Army transferred Mr. Rupard to Santa Fe during WWII and he remained there in the auto repair business until 1972 when he joined his sisters in Alaska. There he married Millie guest of Albuquerque in 1975. He is survived by his wife, Millie of Chugiak, AK; children, Glenna Carinci of Santa Fe, Richard Glenn Rupard, IL and wife, Deborah and family of Hobbs, John Ingles Rupard, III of Houston; granddaughter, Carmen Lucero and family of Santa Fe; grandson, Anthony Carinci and family of Euless, TX; granddaughters, Lisa Walker and Cathy Sonnamaker of Hobbs; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by sisters, Nora Collette and Elvina Cody of AK and Jackie Irving of Pittsburgh, TX; father-in-law, Hurshel T. Guest of Albuquerque; and mother-in-law, Alma Guest of Anchorage. Memorial Contributions can be made to Rupard Fund 751-4-0994 at any First National Bank in Alaska. A Memorial Service and Potluck was held at the Elk's Lodge in Eagle River on December 14, 2002. Cremation arrangements by Evergreen Funeral Home, Anchorage, AK.
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Sanchez -- The family of Mr. Raymond E. Sanchez would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement; for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Father Manuel Viera, Holy Family Catholic Church, celebrant of the Mass, to Helen Padilla, Louisa Armijo and Andrea Padilla for reciting the Rosary and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Rd SW in charge of the arrangements.
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Swayze -- Erlene Swayze, 85, longtime resident of Albuquerque, went to be with the Lord on Monday, December 9, 2002. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, S. Hayes Swayze of Albuquerque; children, Sandria Faubion and husband, Leon of Albuquerque, Neola Kay Bollman and husband, John of Manhattan, KS and Karen Sue Ferrell and husband, Don of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Michael Faubion and wife, Erika, Renee Faubion, Gregory Stone and wife, Michelle and Jennifer LoPresto and husband, Kevin; great-grandchildren, Erik Faubion, Noel Faubion, William Faubion, Justin LoPresto, Kaylee LoPresto, Madison Stone, and Hunter Stone; and sisters, Eddie Boler of Lewiston, ID and Peggy Benedict and husband, Ben of Lewiston, ID. Originally a Texan, Erlene moved to Albuquerque in the mid 30's, where she married Hayes on November 11, 1936. In addition to raising their three daughters, she was a gracious, personable hostess in the family's restaurants. Her faith was a crucial part of her life, and she was active in her church and in the Christian Women's Club. Mrs. Swayze was a devoted wife and a loving mother. She was much loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Services will be held Thursday, December 19, 2002, 1:00 p.m., at Faith Bible Church, 9600 Central Ave. SE, with Rev. David Broersma officiating. Viewing will be held prior to services at the church. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul NE. Should friends desire, memorial contribution may be made to American Bible Society, 1865 Broadway, NY, NY, 10023-7505 or to the hospice of your choice. Arrangements by French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE.
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Thies -- The family of Mr. Walter Thies would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement; for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Father Bill Sanchez, St. Edwins Catholic Church, celebrant of the mass, to the U.S. Navy for the Military Honors and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Rd SW in charge of the arrangements.
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Torrez -- The family of Mrs. Dora C. Torrez would like to thank all their relatives and friends for their kind expression of sympathy extended to them during their bereavement; for the beautiful floral tributes and a special thank you to Father Bill Sanchez, St. Edwins Catholic Church, celebrant of the Mass, to Deacon J. O. Luna for reciting the Rosary, con-celebrating the Funeral Mass and officiating the Graveside Blessing and to the pallbearers. Gabaldon Mortuary, 1000 Old Coors Rd SW in charge of the arrangements.
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Valdez -- Francis P. Valdez, 90, a lifelong resident of New Mexico, passed away on December 11, 2002. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Ida E. Valdez of Cuba, NM; daughter, Betty Foster and husband, George of Las Vegas, NM; son, Robert F. Valdez and wife, Lucille of Cuba, NM; grandsons, Robert Valdez and Al Foster and wife, Erica all of Albuquerque; granddaughters, Carol Montoya and husband, Jody of Cuba, NM, Sandra Foster of Las Vegas, NM and Isabel Valdez of Farmington, NM. He is also survived by six great-grandchildren. Francis was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Church. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was involved with the F.H.A.; he also served on the school board in Cuba, NM. Service will take place on Monday, December 16, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. at French Mortuary - Westside Chapel, 9300 Golf Course Rd. NW (3 blocks N. of Paseo del Norte) with Reverend Jaime Quinones and Reverend Wilfred Sawyier, officiating. Burial will follow at 1:00 p.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Francis' grandchildren. Friends may visit French Mortuary - Westside Chapel on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service.
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Whitley -- Anna Mae (Lucero) Whitley died Thursday, December 12, 2002 in Albuquerque at the age of 57. She is survived by her mother, Jennie Lord; children, Richard Lucero, Cathy Maya and husband, George, Christine Trujillo and husband, David, Bernice Lucero, Debbie Parson and husband, Josh, and Denise Davis; sisters, Betty J. Lord and Edna Fonseca; 20 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one niece; and one nephew. Funeral Services for Anna Mae will be held on Tuesday at Ascension Catholic Church where the Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at the Pajarito Cemetery. Pallbearers will be George Maya Jr., Georgie Maya, Ricky Lucero, Evan Chavira, Flor Lucero and Sammy Sanchez. A Rosary will be recited on Monday evening at 7:00 p.m. at Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Woodward -- Angeline E. Woodward (Angie), 95, a resident of Albuquerque for five years, died on Friday, December 13, 2002. She is survived by her daughters, Mary Elizabeth Woodward Culp and husband, Wm. Charles of Athens, OH, Joanne Schackow and husband, Gerald D. of Gainsville, FL, and Susan W. Kim (Susie); and the late Henry Y.H. Kim of Albuquerque. Tutu¯is also survived by ten grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Col. Raymond Cummings Woodward, USAF Retired; and seven brothers and sisters. Angie and Ray were long time residents of Hawaii. Angie was a very giving person, volunteering many hours at various organizations during her life. She was very active during the past five years at La Vida Llena, where she competed in a golf putting tournament last month. Services will be held Tuesday, December 17, 2002 at 1:30 p.m. at La Vida Llena, 10501 Lagrima de Oro NE, with The Reverend Peter A. Schoew officiating. Interment will take place at Arlington National Cemetery. Should friends desire to make memorial contributions they may be made to your favorite charity. French Mortuary ¯ Wyoming Blvd. Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE.
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