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SWITENDICK, ALFRED C. Age 83, peacefully passed away after a short illness on November 10, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Mildred Bittner; daughters, Lesley Switendick and husband Kevin Keilbach and Suzanne Gourlay and husband Garrett; step-sons, Thomas Bittner and Michael Bittner; grandchildren, Saiyora, DanQi, Miette, Callan, and William; and his first wife, Judith Evans. Al was born in Batavia, New York and received his PhD. from MIT in 1963 and was discharged from the United States Army at a 1st. Lt. in 1964. He then went on to work for and retired from Sandia Laboratories. Al and Mildred enjoyed years of traveling and spending time with their grandchildren. Cremation has been planned and there will not be any services. FRENCH - Wyoming 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400
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VIGIL, GUADALUPE Guadalupe Vigil, born in Puerto de Luna, NM on July 25, 1927 to Antonio Sandoval and Candida Sandoval-Maestas, died peacefully in her home Saturday, November 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Vivian Vigil and Rachel Cannon; sisters, Petra Lucero and Miquela Dodge; and two brothers, Jose and Eduardo Sandoval. She is survived by Juan Sandoval and his wife, Isabell; Jesus and his wife, Agueda; her sister, Victoria Line; two sons, Joseph Van Vigil and Vincent Vigil, and his wife, Teslin; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nephews and nieces. Guadalupe was a member of Queen of Heaven Parish for many years. A Catholic Prayer Service will be held Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at FRENCH - University, with a committal service to follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:15 p.m. Please visit our online guestbook for Guadalupe at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
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BURNHAM, TERRY Age 59, died on November 8, 2014. He is survived by his wife Myrna; his siblings, Teresa Harris and husband Tommy, Bob Burnham and wife Faye, Marti Neeley and husband Billy; sister-in-law Anania Perez and husband John; and many other family and friends. Terry was born and raised in Arkansas, served in the United States Air Force, Persian Gulf Conflict, and retired after 20 years. He was an avid outdoorsman enjoying fishing and hunting. Terry loved to travel around the world with his wife. Services will be Thursday, November 13, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at FRENCH - Lomas. Friends may visit from 1:00 p.m. till service time to pay respects. His final resting place will be Santa Fe National Cemetery with the committal service with honors Friday, November 21, 2014 at 11:15 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Please visit our online guest book for Terry www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500
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BURSUM, EARLE POWELL Age 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 9, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Big Spring, TX on April 1, 1934 to Earl Baylos and Jane (Bounds) Powell. Earle has resided in Socorro since 1966. Before moving to Socorro, Earle graduated from the University of New Mexico in 1958 with a Bachelor's Degree in History. On December 27, 1958, she married her best friend, Holm Olaf Bursum III. Earle then stayed home for many years, raising her children along with staying involved with many organizations around Socorro and the State of New Mexico. She was a member of the Museum of NM Board of Regents for 12 years, a member of the Chamber of Commerce of Socorro, the Lew Wallace Chapter - Daughter of American Revolution, The Young Republicans, and the Jr. League of Albuquerque. Earle was a "Golfers Golfer". She knew all the ins and outs of the sport and served as a Director of the Sun Country Amateur Golf Association - District 2. She enjoyed playing, and also officiating. There was not a rule or regulation, Earle did not know. She and Holm played many couples tournaments, and yes, she carried Holm through most of them. Together they won many championships. Earle's Legacy will live on with the El Camino Real International Heritage Center Foundation. She was instrumental with the planning, development and building the Heritage Center. She proudly dedicated 12 years and served as an advisor and was the historical "librarian" for her beloved gift shop at the Center. Earle also left her mark at the Epiphany Episcopal Church in Socorro. The Church held a soft spot in her heart. Her generous patronage was dedicated to the stained glass window that is still in the church today. She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Edgar Lay Powell, and her beloved dog, Bandit. Earle is survived by her devoted husband of 55 years, Holm; her loving children, Holm O. "Cuatro" Bursum IV; Elizabeth "Sissy" Bursum Spencer and husband, Ben; Julia Jane Bursum; and Michael Earl Bursum and wife, Loretta; her nephew, Edgar Lay Powell II; niece, Majel Lee Powell Fones; and many other loving relatives and close friends. Earle will also be greatly missed by her dogs, Par and Oscar. She will live on in the hearts of her dear grandchildren, whom she adored, Holm O. "Cinco" Bursum V, Bruno and Andrea Aguilar; Caroline, Anne and Ben Jr. Spencer; Matthew and Jack McNaney; and Katherine and Samantha Bursum. A Celebration of Earle's life will be held on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Garcia Opera House, 110 Abeyta St. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions and donations may be given in Earle's honor to the Epiphany Episcopal Church, 908 Leroy, Socorro, NM 87801. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com. Earle's care has been entrusted to: Daniels Family Funeral Services 309 Garfield St Socorro, NM 87801 575-835-1530
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DUDDING, DIANA M. Beloved mother and trusted friend, Diana M. Dudding, age 68, passed away November 6, 2014 after a year long battle with cancer. She was born in Franklin, WI and was a resident of Rio Rancho, NM for 40 years. She spent her life increasing the happiness of others through her words and her deeds. She was truly a child of God. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frederick and Cecilia Kranz; her sister, Ursula Heinz; two brothers, Alderich and Roger Kranz; and her husband, Richard Dudding. She is survived by her daughter and husband, Danielle and Ron Welch Sr.; her son and wife, Don "Krunch" and Karen Schmitz; three grandchildren: Ron Welch Jr., Desiree Adams and husband Alton Adams Jr., and Alison Schmitz; one great- grandchild, Estella Welch. She is also survived by her sister, Adeline Flintrop; brothers, Dennis Kranz and Fred Kranz, and sister-in-laws Twyla Kranz and Patricia Kranz. Her life will be celebrated on November 14, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at Daniels Family Funeral Services, 2400 Southern Blvd, Rio Rancho. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Diana Dudding's Medical Fund at Bank of America. To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com. Daniels Family Funeral Services 2400 Southern Blvd Rio Rancho, NM 87124 505-891-9192
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EGLIN, FREDERICK IRVING III U.S. ARMY, RETIRED Frederick Irving Eglin III "Fred", 54, an Albuquerque resident since 2009, passed away peacefully, October 24, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Major Frederick Irving Eglin Jr. and Faye E. Tucker, and his grandparents, Lt. Colonel Frederick Irving Eglin and Mary Lucille Eglin, Aunt Jane Eglin Camblin and brother, Heber Benton Tucker. He is survived by his brother Karl Anthony Eglin and wife Samantha of Rio Rancho; brother Eugene Eglin Bingham of Lipan, Texas; sister Juana Hiros and husband Bob of Birmingham; nieces, Amechele Toups and husband Trey of Birmingham, Kathryn Faye Eglin of Eugene, Bryanna McCloskey of Rio Rancho; nephews, Adam Colvin of Birmingham, Benjamin Colvin and wife Andrea of Birmingham, Sheldon McCloskey of Rio Rancho; great-nieces Riley Toups, Taylor Toups, Dylan Toups and Reagan Colvin of Birmingham; great-nephew Weston Colvin of Birmingham; cousins Patrick Camblin of Oviedo, Dr. Nolia Brandt and husband Bill of Tallahassee, and Erin Levin of Tallahassee, whose mother, Jane Eglin, was the daughter of Lt. Colonel Eglin and Mary Lucille Eglin. Fred was United States Army, Retired and along with his father was the namesake of his grandfather, for whom Eglin AFB, FL was named. He was a student of military history and loved reading the Bible. His favorite writer was Edgar Allan Poe. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, November 15, 2014 at NewLife, 2701 American Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124, with Pastor Alan Brooks, officiating. Private interment will follow at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA with his grandparents and aunt. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Wounded Warrior Project.
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GALLAGHER, PAUL A. Age 85, of Albuquerque passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at his home. A Memorial Service will be held to celebrate Paul's life on Saturday, November 29, 2014, 9:00 a.m. at FRENCH - Lomas Chapel. A complete obituary will run at a later date. Please visit our online guest book for Paul at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500
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KEY, JANE Jane Key, age 96, passed away Saturday, November 8, 2014. She was born in Madison, Indiana, the oldest daughter of Leota and Wilburn Mickel. She was delivered by her grandfather, Dr. George Denny. She grew up in Indiana and moved to Albuquerque in 1949 with her husband, Perry Key. Jane and her husband Perry were married for 76 years, and in all that time, they were rarely apart. They were long-time members of Trinity Methodist Church, as well as Life Members of the National and Chaparral Chapter of the Family Motor Coach Association. Together, with their family and friends, they traveled more than 150,000 miles in their motorhome, all over the United States. They visited every state except for Hawaii and Minnesota. Jane was preceded in death by two brothers, a sister, and one great-granddaughter. She is survived by her husband, Perry; and her four children: Perry Key and his wife, Connie, Paulette Allen and her husband, Jim, Sally Cawley and her husband, Paul, and Denny Key and his wife, Carol. She is also survived by one sister, Emy Lou Whalen; one brother, Joe Mickel; seven grandchildren; and ten great- grandchildren. Jane was a wonderful, quiet woman and a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Services will be held on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at FRENCH - University, with visitation one hour prior from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Contributions may be made in Jane's memory to the Animal Humane Society. Please visit our online guestbook for Jane at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
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MARTINEZ, DAVID S. age 72, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away peacefully, Monday, November 10, 2014. Mr. Martinez is survived by siblings, Fred Martinez, Nestor Martinez and wife, Erma, Juanita Mize and husband, Danny, Martha Barraza and husband, Manuel and Anthony Martinez; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mr. Martinez was preceded in death by his wife, Isabel; parents, Nestor and Celia Martinez; and brothers, Joe and Robert. Mr. Martinez was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Vietnam Era, based in Korea. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, 562 Atrisco SW with a Rosary to be recited at 10:00 a.m.; Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. A Committal Service is scheduled at the Santa Fe National Cemetery following Mass at 1:30 p.m. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guestbook. Arrangements by: Gabadon Mortuary Inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505) 243-7861
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MONTOYA, FIDELA Age 101, was born on June 18, 1913 in Albuquerque, NM and passed away November 9, 2014 in Albuquerque. Fidela resided at Princeton Place Rehabilitation and Nursing center of Albuquerque where she passed away peacefully. A viewing will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. with a Mass to be celebrated on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at St. Anne's Catholic Church, 1410 Arenal S.W. with burial to follow at Santa Clara cemetery. To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Garcia Mortuary 717 Stover Ave. SW Albuquerque, NM 87102 505-243-5222
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