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Vandam -- Florence Ann Vandam, 83, a longtime resident of Albuquerque, passed away December 4, 2000, at her home. She is survived by her seven children, sons, Gerry and wife, Liz of Minneapolis, MN, Rick and wife, Denise of Reno, NV, David and wife, Gayanne of Austin, TX, Charles and wife, Joanie of Missoula, MT; daughters, Kileen and husband, Dale Scott, Winette and husband, Larry Garcia, Judy and husband, David Prada, all of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Jake Scott and wife, Judy of Las Vegas, NV, Kile and Whitney Hanold, Derek and Alex Prada, and Zak Garcia of Albuquerque, Patrick, Katy, and Nicholas of Minneapolis, MN, Dawn and Laren of Reno, NV, Dylan of Austin, TX, DeNae and Peter of Missoula, MT; and great-grandchildren, Alyssa and Avery; brothers, Robert OŁCallahan of Marysville, WA, and William OŁCallahan of San Mateo, CA; and sisters, Mary Schreiber of Hillside, IL, and Patricia Buckley and husband, Justice Robert Buckley of Arlington Heights, IL Florence was born in Chicago on December 24, 1916. She received her BA degree from Mundelein College in Chicago and her Masters degree from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. She was the first female librarian at De La Salle High School in Chicago, IL. She entered the Navy during WWII and served as Educational Services Officer at the Naval Hospital in Norman, OK. Upon her discharge, she had earned the rank of Lieutenant. She taught in Guam High School and the University of Hawaii. After returning to Albuquerque, she taught in the Albuquerque Public School system at Madison Jr. High and was the librarian at Valley and Albuquerque High. She was the librarian at Albuquerque Academy for 18 years where she retired in 1985. She was an active member of the Roadrunner Unit of Waves National where she served as president as well as being active in the Navy League and the NM Retired Teachers Association. Services will be held Thursday, December 7, 2000, 8:30 a.m., at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. NE, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Wednesday, December 6, 2000, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
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VanDamme -- Gerald (Jerry) Van Damme, age 50, died Sunday, December 3, 2000 due to a long illness. Jerry is survived by his parents Henry and Tommie Van Damme; brothers, Richard Van Damme and Ronald Van Damme; and three sisters, Mildred Spalding, Loretta Arnaudville and Kathy LaJeunesse; he has two sons, Jerry and Jacob Van Damme; and two daughters, Jennifer and Tomasita Van Damme. A rosary will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2000 at San Felipe de Neri Catholic Church at 7:15 p.m. A mass will be recited on December 6, 2000 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church 1860 Griegos Rd. NW at 10:00 a.m.
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Wagg -- Reverend Evarts Judson Wagg, "Jud" (February 17, 1930 - December 2, 2000) passed from this earthly life to a heavenly one on December 2, 2000. His wife, Doris K. Wagg and four sons survive him, Kenneth Judson Wagg, Christopher Scott Wagg, Gregory Allen Wagg, and Jeffery Lawrence Wagg; in addition, there are also six grandsons; and two granddaughters. Jud served for 45 years in ministry most recently with St. Mark's-on-the-Mesa Episcopal Church. He also served as director of the Storehouse for 12 years. Jud was known for his willingness to serve those in need and for his love of the outdoors. He left us with an example of humble service that will be greatly missed. A memorial service will be held at St. Mark's-on-the-Mesa Episcopal Church, 431 Richmond Place NE on Thursday, December 7, 2000 at 12:00 noon with a reception following. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the charity of your choice.
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Wallace -- Mary Wallace-Esquibel, 77, a resident of Albuquerque since 1966, died on December 3, 2000. She is survived by her husband, Arthur M. Esquibel; daughters, Elizabeth Reyna and husband, Edward, Katheranne Esquibel-Mead and husband, Wesley all of Albuquerque; sons, Arthur Esquibel and wife, Kathie of Sandia Knolls, Stephen Esquibel and wife, Ivy of Albuquerque and Joseph Esquibel and wife, Kelly of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Jennifer, Michele, Ian, Austen, Aryelle, Mark, Mike, Sydnee, Alexander and Hunter; other surviving family members, Theresa ŁTinyŁ Wallace and Family, Sally Wallace, Ann Amelia Wallace and Family, Roger Wallace and Family, Vernon Wallace and Family and Alice & Secundino Dorrance and Family. Mary was born in Wagon Mound, New Mexico and was the final surviving child of 30, her being the 28th child, which included nine sets of twins. During her life she lived in California and New Mexico. Mary retired from USF&G Insurance Company in 1990. A rosary will be recited on Tuesday, December 5, 2000, 7:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, Wyoming Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE. recited by Father Mondragon. A Mass will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2000, 11:00 a.m. at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 12500 Carmel Avenue N.E. with Father Antonio Mondragon, officiating. Interment to follow at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Arthur Esquibel, Stephen Esquibel, Joseph Esquibel, Edward Reyna, Wesley Mead and Ian Esquibel. Honorary Pallbearers will be Mark Reyna, Mike Reyna, Alexander Esquibel, Hunter Esquibel and Austen Lewis.
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Wyatt -- Fred V. Wyatt, 82, longtime resident of Albuquerque, died Saturday, December 2, 2000. He is survived by his sisters, Donna Wentworth of Mt. View, CA and Sylvia Vandermeer and husband, Donald of Banning, CA; and niece, Kathleen Wentworth Harris of San Jose, CA; and nephew Paul Wentworth of Mountain, CA. Cremation has taken place. French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd. NE.
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Bruce -- Jesse "Dale" Bruce, a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, died Friday, December 1, 2000. He is survived by his sons, Jimmy Bruce and wife, Ginger of Bend, Oregon, and Gordon Bruce and wife, Charlotte of California; step-daughter, Deon Davis and husband, Roy of Albuquerque; seven grandchildren; one great- grandchild; mother, Julie Bruce of Albuquerque; brother, Arnold Bruce and wife, Myra of Grandview, Missouri; and many other relatives and friends. Mr. Bruce was preceded in death by his wife, Portia P. Bruce, on August 9, 2000. He served in the United States Air Force. He was a member of American Legion Lodge Post # 99 in which he served as assistant Chaplin and Service Officer. He volunteered many hours at the Veteran's Administration Hospital. Jesse was a member of Heights Church of Christ. Closed casket services will be held Thursday, December 7, 2000, 11:00 a.m. at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, with Dee Lancaster officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain Valley Cemetery in Edgewood, NM. Pallbearers will be members of Heights Church of Christ. Viewing will take place at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE, Wednesday, December 6, 2000 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.
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Chism -- David Eugene Chism, 49 years old, of Taos, NM died November 30, 2000. David was born December 6, 1950 and raised in Casper, WY until age 12, when he moved to New Mexico. David was preceded in death by his grandparents, E.P. Martin, and Alberta and Elmer Chism. David is survived by his father, Melvin E. Chism of Roebuck, SC and his wife, T.J.; and his mother, Barbara Frederickson of Casper, WY; his sisters, Colleen Chalgren of Greenville, SC and Renee Ortegel of Albuquerque, NM and her husband, Scott; his brothers, William Ward of Casper, Wyoming and Erlend Frederickson of San Diego, CA; his grandmother, Martha Martin of Casper, WY; his aunts, Linda Andre and Karen Gruver of Denver, CO, and Jean Iglehart of FL; seven nieces and nephews; many cousins, and even more close friends whom he loved and who loved him. In his youth, he had been an active member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church, a member of the Boy Scouts, and in the Honor Society. When he was 16, he moved to Oklahoma and then to South Carolina, where he graduated from Greensville High School and attended Columbia University. His love of New Mexico drew him back and he transferred to the University of New Mexico. He later moved to Santa Fe and was living with his best friend, Jan Unna, when he met and married his friend, Paula Tackett, in 1980. They lived in Santa Fe, NM for 14 years where he was a building contractor. David loved the outdoors and his passions were flying and skiing. He was also a fine, precision craftsman. David changed his life when he left Santa Fe in 1993 and moved to Ketchum, ID to pursue his dreams of becoming a pilot. He later met Katelyn Ferguson in Idaho who was his companion and best friend for the next six years, sharing his passion for life. The last several years he has spent flying in the southwest, California, Idaho, and Alaska. David loved life and knew how to be a friend. Many have been touched by his energy, his humor and his empathy. David died doing what he loved best. He lost his life in an aircraft accident in the mountains near Taos. There will be a celebration of David's life at Saint Mark's on the Mesa Episcopal Church, 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, December, 6, 2000. There will also be a memorial service in Santa Fe on Thursday, December 7, 2000 at 1:00 p.m. For additional information, please call 988-3304. Memorial contributions may be made to Idaho Watershed Project, Box 1602, Hailey, ID 83333 or to Boulder-White Clouds Counsel, Box 6313, Ketchum, ID 83349.
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Clarkston -- Hazel V. Clarkston. Hazel, 85, died December 3, 2000 from complications of lung disease. She is survived by her most loving daughter, Phyllis Thayer and husband, Larry; beloved grandson, Bill Baber and wife, Margie; she leaves behind many, many, very good friends all over the country; as well as her roommates at Villa Solano. Hazel spent 40 years in retail sales, retiring from Lerner's in Albuquerque. She was also an active member of the Solo Club for many years. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Hazel's life will take place at her daughter's home at 3:00 p.m. December 6, 2000. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial contributions be made to American Lung Association or the Albuquerque Alzheimer's Association. Direct Funeral Service. 343-8008.
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Clute -- Shirley Mae Clute, 77, a resident of Albuquerque for over 20 years, died on Monday, December 4, 2000. She was born in Duluth, MN. Her husband, Walter D. Clute, Sr., preceded her in death in 1984. She is survived by three children, Davin Clute and wife Donna, James L. Clute, Sr. and wife, Jane and Jeff Clute and wife, Rosie, all of Albuquerque; nine grandchildren, Barry, Lisa, Steve, Chris, Tim, Leslie, Kevin, Jim, Jr. and Kayla; and a great- grandchild, Coty Clute. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2000 at Sandia Funeral Care, 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE. Services are scheduled for 10:00 AM Thursday, December 7, 2000 at Chapel of Sandia. Burial will be at a later date in Forest Hill Cemetery, Duluth, MN.
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Cordova -- Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Ann cordova will be celebrated this morning at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Interment will follow at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Funeral Services in the care of Garcia Mortuary, 717 Stover Ave., SW.
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