Obituary for CHAVEZ

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Friday October 11, 2013

CHAVEZ, JOE FRANK age 74, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away on October 8, 2013. Joe is survived by his sisters, Demecia Sanchez and husband, Leo, and Equilda Chavez and husband, Fred; and several nieces, nephews, cousin, friends, and coworkers. Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Magdaleno and Andrea Chavez; brother, Edisteo (Eddie) Chavez; grandparents, Mateo and Equilda Chavez, and Rafael and Demecia Padilla. He was a member of the Catholic Church, Veteran of the NM Air National Guard, and retired from the US Postal Service in 1977. Visitation will be Saturday, October 12, 2013, at Church of the Ascension Catholic Church, 2150 Raymac SW from 8:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 9:00 a.m.; Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Father Edmund Savilla, presider. Interment will follow at the Los Padilla's Cemetery. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guestbook. Arrangements by: Gabaldon Mortuary Inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505) 243-7861

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