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Anaya -- Candida Anaya died Thursday, May 15, 2003 in Albuquerque at the age of 92. She is survived by her son, Transito Anaya; daughters, Frances Anaya, Angie Anaya, and Dolores Romero; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and three great- great-grandchildren. Funeral Services for Ms. Anaya will be held on Monday at St. Anne Catholic Church where the Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at San Jose de Armijo Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Raymond Anaya, Randy Anaya, Dominic Anaya, Freddy Chavez, Rudy Barranca, and Joseph Anaya. Honorary pallbearers will be Moises Moya and Ray Anaya Jr. A Rosary for Ms. Anaya will be recited on Sunday evening at 7:00 p.m. at St. Anne Church. Arrangements by Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Blea -- In Loving Memory Juan Antonio (Tony) Blea May 16, 1918-May 17, 2002 Happy Birthday Dad! One year ago you went to be with our Lord up above. So many memories of all the love we shared. We miss you so very much, you will be in our thoughts and minds forever. We Love You, Your Children, Ricky, Patsy, Tonia, Jeanette and Matthew
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Boyden -- Jean W. Boyden, age 79, a resident of Albuquerque for 30 years, died May 12, 2003. She is survived by her son, Robert W. Boyden of Albuquerque; daughter, Betty J. Campbell of Albuquerque; brother-in-law, Nathan L. Lambert of Williams, AZ; nephew, Jim Wesson of Gloucester, VA; niece, Diane Morgan of Lynchburg, VA; step-grandchildren, Eric Campbell of Albuquerque and Rob Campbell and wife April of Albuquerque, and step-great grandchildren, Dillon and Dayton. Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Clair H. Boyden, Lt. Col. USAF. (Ret.). Memorial Services will be held Monday, May 19, 2003, 3:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel. French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 275-3500
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Brown -- Laurian L. Brown, 81 of Rio Communities died on Friday, May 16, 2003 after a prolonged illness at an Albuquerque hospice. She was a member of the Eastern Star and active in politics with the Republican Party. Born in Morris, Ill., she attended school there and went on to marry Claude Wayne Brown in 1945. They lived in Illinois until their retirement in 1974, when they moved to Rio Communities. She had been a member of the Land of Lincoln Club and the Telephone Pioneers. She enjoyed archeological digs with Dr. Frank Hibbon of the University of New Mexico and rock collecting. She loved the state of New Mexico; the couple had a travel trailer and drove just about every road in the state. She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy L. and Lina Lyon, and a son, Arthur. She is survived by her husband, Claude of the family home; her children, Bruce W. Brown and wife, Laura, of Loveland, CO and Laurian L. Ott of Placitas and her fiance, Paul Jaramillo; her grandchildren, Alyssa Heth, Rachel Brown and Christian Brown, all of Loveland, CO; and her siblings, Robert L. Lyon and wife, Doris, of Payson, AZ, Alice Kulig of Morris, Ill and Donald L.Lyon and wife, Jean of Morris, Ill. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20, 2003, at First Presbyterial Church of Belen. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the hospice unit at Anna Kaseman Hospital in Albuquerque.
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Chackee -- Claudio Chackee, 88, died Tuesday, May 13, 2003. Graveside services will be held Monday, May 19, 2003, at 1:00 p.m., at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Friends may visit French Mortuary, Wyoming Blvd. Chapel, Sunday, May 18, 2003, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. French Mortuary 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE 823-9400
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Clarke -- John Joseph"Jack" Clarke, 58, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 8, 2003. He is survived by his daughter, Debbie Lopez and husband, Ken; son, Adam Clarke and wife, Trisha, all of Albuquerque; and daughter, Dee Dee Pautler and husband of Fredericksburg, VA. He was born on July 7, 1944 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Jack was an accomplished musician and played drums with his mentor, Kenny Vernon. He also played drums with Roger Miller, and Nestor Eaton and The Swamproots. He brought laughter into many lives and will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Cremation has taken place and memorial services will be held Tuesday, 4:00 p.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel. French Mortuary 1111 University Blvd. NE 843-6333
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Crews -- Lloyd V. Crews, 82, resident of Albuquerque since 1942, loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend, died Tuesday, May 13, 2003. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Margaret Schmitt Crews; son, Lloyd Michael Crews of Farmington; daughter, Vicki Zinn of Albuquerque; grandsons, Steven, Nicholas, Michael Jason; granddaughters, Shiela and Michele; six great- grandchildren; and numerous loving relatives and friends. Mr. Crews was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Pearl Crews; three brothers; and three sisters. A longtime member of the First United Methodist Church of Albuquerque, 30-year employee of Mountain Bell Telephone of Albuquerque, he retired in June of 1982. Lloyd was a World War II Army Veteran, European Theatre, Patton s 3rd Army, 26th Infantry of the Famed Yankee Division at the Battle of the Bulge and served through VE Day to the occupation until January 1946. He was a recipient of The Bronze Star, for bravery above and beyond the call of duty. Lloyd stood 5'18" he was a"large" fan of country music. Lloyd was a volkswagon enthusiast. Services will be held Saturday, 10:00 a.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel with Pastor Roedell Schmitt officiating. Interment will follow at Sandia Memory Gardens. Friends may visit French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to service. French Mortuary 1111 University Blvd. NE 843-6333
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Fitzsimmons -- In Loving Memory of John Paul Fitzsimmons March 24, 1915 - May 14, 2003Professor emeritus of Geology at UNM, husband of the late Mary Alice; father of Mia and Analisa; and grandfather of Sean and Hannah. We will miss your wisdom, intellect and sense of humor. We love you! Donations can be made to University of New Mexico Foundation, Albuquerque, NM for Geology Alumni Fellowship Program, The American Cancer Society 5800, Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110 or to the American Lung Association of NM, 216 Truman NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. Sunrise Funeral Options 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 (505) 821-0010
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Fullilove -- Emilia Eleanora Fullilove. The Family 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. Arrangements under the direction of: Strong-Thorne Mortuary 1100 Coal Ave. 842-8800
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Hakala -- Ammon Hakala, infant son of Edward Lee and Mary Sharlene Hakala, was born and passed away on May 15, 2003. He is survived by his parents Edward Lee and Mary Sharlene; brother, Nathan Hakala; sister, Haley Hakala; brother, Jarod Hakala all of Albuquerque; maternal grandparents, Gaylen and Marilyn Palmer of Salem, UT; paternal grandparents, Edward and Rita Hakala of Anchorage, Alaska; maternal great-grandparents, Hartley and Arlene Palmer of Erda, UT; maternal great grandmother; Mary Baer of Boise, ID; paternal great grandmother, Helen Kagoona Noorvik, Alaska. In memory of Our Loving Son, who was just too precious to stay on this earth. French Mortuary 9300 Golf Course Rd. NW 505-897-0300
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Herrmann -- Mary A.Tavasci Herrmann, born to Giacomo (James) Tavasci of Italy and Eugenia Garcia of New Mexico on March 14, 1909, passed away May 14, 2003 at the age of 94. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church, 6th and Copper Avenue NW at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2003. Interment follows at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th Street NW.
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Jaramillo -- Mrs. Lita Jaramillo, 89, a resident of Albuquerque passed away on May 12, 2003. Mrs. Jaramillo is survived by two sons, Steven Jaramillo and wife, Liz, Charlie Jaramillo and wife, Mary Ellen; six grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ester Duran and husband, Frank, Lupe Miller and husband, Robert; one brother, Alvino Padilla and wife, Delia; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mrs. Jaramillo was preceded in death by her husband, Juan F. Jaramillo; and two sons, Benny and Roger. Mrs. Jaramillo was a member of the Catholic Church. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 5425 Fortuna NW by Father Gene with Visitation at the church from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Interment of cremains will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by: GABALDON MORTUARY 1000 Old Coors Rd. SW 243-7861
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Leopold -- Pauline B. Leopold was born on August 13, 2003 in Beaty, Arkansas. She moved toAlbuquerque in 1935 where she was a well-known seamstress with an unlimited knowledge of fabrics and women's fashions. She worked at Globe/Taylor, Townhouse and Carlynns. Pauline was preceded in death by her only child, Margaret Lou Wetzel. She was also preceded in death in 1999 by her husband, John Leopold who was a manager with Continental Airlines and a prominent Mason. Pauline's only survivors are one niece, Una Mae Bar and husband, Robert; and one nephew, Eddie Roark of Tulsa, OK; and dear friends, Emma Lemmons and Mary Jane Major. Pauline was a lifelong member of the Democratic Party and First Presbyterian Church. Services will be held Saturday, May 17, 2003, at 2:00 p.m., at Chester T. French Memorial Mausoleum Chapel, 924 Menual NE, with Rev. Myron White officiating. She will be placed in the family crypt between her daughter Margaret Lou Wetzel and husband John Leopold. French Mortuary 1111University Blvd. NE 843-6333
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Macwillie -- Donald MacGlashan MacWillie, Col. U.S. Army, retired, age 94, a longtime resident of Albuquerque died May 12, 2003. Survivors include daughters, Nanci M. George of Albuquerque, Virginia M. Brandolino of Los Angeles, CA; sons, Col. Stephen S. MacWillie of Enterprise, AL, Col. Donald M. MacWillie, Jr. of Kileen, TX; seven grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia (Saxton) MacWillie. Col. MacWillie belonged to the Squadron A. Calvary, the New Mexico Hunter Jumpers Assoc, St. Andrews Society, the National Genealogy Society and the New Mexico Dressage Society. Memorial Services will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, May 19, 2003 in Palm Chapel of Strong-Thorne Mortuary with Rev. Linda Dyer officiating. Interment will be held 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 20, 2003 at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in honor of Col. MacWillie to the Squadron A. Foundation, 3 West. 51st St., New York, NY 10019-6909. Arrangements under the direction of: Strong-Thorne Mortuary 1100 Coal Ave. SE 842-8800
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Marez -- Mrs. Mary S. Marez, The family would like to thank all of their relatives who were in attendance of the Rosary and Funeral Services. They would also like to express their gratitude for all the love, care and compassion that has been shown to them. Arrangements by Salazar & Sons Mortuary, 400 Third St. SW.
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Martin -- Kay Kipp Martin, 71, a native New Mexican and lifelong resident of Albuquerque, died Wednesday, May 14, 2003. She was born July 23, 1931, at the Women s and Children s Hospital in Albuquerque. Kay attended Eugene Field Elementary, Lincoln Junior High and Albuquerque High, where she graduated in 1949. After graduation, she worked for Continental Oil and ACF. Kay went to TVI in 1975, where she earned her L.P.N License. She worked at Anna Kaseman as a Psychiatric Nurse until she retired in 1988. Kay loved to travel. In 2000, she finally made it around the world. Kay is survived by her husband, Randall Martin; son, Kip Kendrick and his wife, Jan; two grandsons, John and James; two sisters, Gloria Rice and Shirley Selva; numerous nephews and nieces; and her loving Maltese, Tasha. Services will be held Saturday, May 17, 2003, at 11:00 a.m., at First Family Church, 4701 Wyoming Blvd. NE. Entombment will follow at Chester T. French Memorial Mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE. Pallbearers will be John Schwappach, Bob Underwood, Pat Walsh, Stan Selva, Tom Rice and Durward Stell. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, Greater SW Chapter, PO Box 30846, Albuquerque, NM, 87190. French Mortuary 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE 823-9400
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Mascarenas -- Henry David Mascarenas, 69, a resident of Albuquerque since 1967, died Thursday, May 15, 2003. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Isabel Mascarenas; daughters, Virginia Hundley and Loretta Benavidez and husband, Joe, all of Albuquerque and Ruby Vallejos and husband, Bowen, of Aztec, NM; son, Bryant Mascarenas, of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Heather, Bobby, Alex, Bonifacio and Dominique and great grandchildren, Sylvia, Diona, Symphany, Jonah, Zachary, Isaiah, Lybertee and Dominico. Mr. Mascarenas retired after serving 22 years in the U.S. Air Force having tours of duty in Korea and Vietnam. He enjoyed fishing, camping and working on cars. Mr. Mascarenas was a loving father and grandfather and will be missed by all those who knew him. Rosary will be recited Monday, May 19, 2003, 6:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE. Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, May 20, 2003, 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, Lomas at Tennessee. Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, NM. French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 275-3500
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Mccoy -- Francis W. (Frank) McCoy, age 88, died May 12, 2003 after a short illness. He was born in Richmond, Virginia but called Albuquerque home since 1948. He loved fishing the streams of Northern New Mexico. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Scott McCoy. He is survived by son, Scott McCoy and wife, Jeanne of Mississippi; son, Terence McCoy and wife, Judy Hecker of New York; daughter, Sarah Bradley and husband, Tom Clark of Albuquerque; and grandson, Danny McCoy of Albuquerque. A private family Memorial Service will be held in late June. If desired, donations may be made in his memory to Animal Human Association of New Mexico, Inc. or the Albuquerque Rescue Mission.
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Montoya -- Cornelio V. Montoya. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to all relatives and friends who were so kind, supportive and helpful during their recent loss. Your kindness will always be remembered and appreciated. Services were in the care of: Garcia Mortuary 717 Stover Ave. S.W. 243-5222
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Mulholland -- Mary Ellen Mulholland died May 15, 2003 at the age of 84. She was born on September 17, 1918 in Pennsylvania. She is survived by her son, John R."Jack" Ketler and wife, Gerrie of Pittsburgh; grandchildren, Fred Ketler and wife, Jennifer and Rachel Ketler-Cohen and husband, Stuart, also of Pittsburgh; Mary Ellen is also survived by great-grandchildren, Max Ketler Cohen, Alex Ketler Cohen, and Eli Ketler Cohen all of Pittsburgh; her dear friend, Betty Heizer of Albuquerque also survives her. Mary Ellen was a Member of Ko Shari Garden Club and also Living Through Cancer. A Graveside Memorial Service will be held at Sunset Memorial Park Saturday, May 17, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. Aspen Funeral Alternatives 1935 Juan Tabo NE Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Paulson -- Gwendolyn"Gwen" Paulson, age 71, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2003. She was born November 23, 1931, in Heartwell, Nebraska. Gwen moved to Los Alamos, NM in 1954, with her husband, Lloyd. She worked at Piggly Wiggly and Safeway stores as a cashier. She suffered the last years of her life, but is now at peace. Gwen is preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Doris Torske; her husband of 40 years, Lloyd Paulson; and her son, Gregg. She is survived by her daughters, Vicki Heinlein and husband, Steve, and Nancy G. Martinez; son, David L. Paulson and wife, Debbie; five sisters; five brothers; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many friends. She was loved by all and will be deeply missed. Gwen was an inspiration to all lives she touched. A Memorial Service will be held Monday, May 19, 2003, at 11:00 a.m. at McGee Memorial Chapel with burial following as Santa Fe National Cemetery. McGee Memorial Chapel 1320 Luisa Street 983-9151
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Ronan -- Rachel W. Ronan. Marcia and Ray Padilla and the family of Rachel wish to thank their family and friends for all the food, flowers, cards, and assistance during their time of sorrow. They would also like to say thank you for the support they received during the illness, hospital stays, and subsequent recuperation at home. Sunrise Funeral Options 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 (505) 821-0010
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Vitt -- William Vitt, 88, a resident of Albuquerque since 1955, died Wednesday, May 14, 2003. Survivors include his wife, Ellen; his son, Jonathan; daughter, Cynthia Nellos and partner, Joe Boehning, all of Albuquerque; daughter, Melissa Castle and husband, George of Sierra Vista, AZ; grandsons, restaurateur Nicholas B. Nellos and wife, Devon of Albuquerque; Dr. Steven Castle and wife, Trina of Provo, UT; Lt. Christopher Castle and wife, Rochelle of CA; and granddaughters, Sarah Knight and husband, Ron of Columbus, MS; and Emily Mullenaux and husband, Cody of Flagstaff, AZ. Also surviving are eight great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Mrs. G.E. Vitt of Alexandria, VA; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Vitt retired in 1974 from Mountain Bell at management level in Plant and Engineering. He served in WW II. He was a member of the Episcopal Church. Cremation has taken place and private interment will be at St. Mark's Columbarium at a later date."Life can be the same; after a trinket is lost, but never after the loss of a treasure." Paul Irion Sunrise Funeral Options 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 (505) 821-0010
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Worrall -- John David Worrall, 83, a resident of Albuquerque, died Thursday, May 15, 2003. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Worrall; daughters, Sandra O Neal of Albuquerque and Sheryl Weaver and husband, Max of Silverton, Texas; grandchildren, Shannon Weaver of Coppell, TX and Julie Weaver of Austin, TX; and sister, Joyce Russell of Jeffersonville, IN. Mr. Worrall was a pilot in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He was also a draftsman and later worked for the F.A.A. as Chief of Chicago Midway Tower and New York Idlewild (JFK) Tower. He then worked as an evaluator for the Southwest Region FAA and retired as Chief of the Lubbock Tower. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association of New Mexico, 216 Truman NE, 87108. French Mortuary 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE 823-9400
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Zedalis -- In Loving Memory Of Carmelita Ann ZedalisCarmelita was born on March 28, 1926, in Freeland, Pennsylvania, and passed away on Wednesday, May 14, 2003 after a brief illness. A resident of Albuquerque since 1986, she was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Zedalis, a WWII veteran; her parents, Raymond and Louise Giao; and two brothers, Ray and Tony. Carmelita is survived by her two daughters, Julianne and Cynthia; son, Gary; six grandchildren, Eric, Kelly, Patrick, Atticus, Rory, and Cole; sister, Louise; daughter-in-law, Lupita; son-in-law, Jeff; her beloved friend, Roy; and other friends and relatives. Services will be held Monday, May 19, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Partnerships with Industry, an organization for disabled adults, c/o Director, PWI, 7540 Metropolitan Drive, San Diego, California 92108. Mom, you are an angel, and we miss you already. Remember how much we love you and please watch over us. French Mortuary 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE 823-9400
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