Daily Obituaries:

Today's Obituaries:

Recent Deaths in the News:

Profiles:

 

........................................................................................................................................................................................

Newest Obituaries

PHILLIPS -- Mary Di Ferdinando Phillips died in Albuquerque, Monday, January 7, 2008. Mary is survived by her children, Nathan Phillips and wife, Vivian and daughter, Agata Barteau, all of Albuquerque; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Orlan Nathan Phillips and her two brothers, Samuel and Alfredo Di Ferdinando. Mary was born in Monticelli, Italy on August 8, 1921. She and her family immigrated to the United States in the mid 1920s. Her family settled in Durango, CO. Mary worked for many years at Mercy Hospital in Durango. She met the love of her life and she and Nathan eloped and got married in Aztec, NM. They moved to Albuquerque in 1953. She was always friendly with everyone she met. Memorial Services will be held Friday, January 11, 2008, 10:00 a.m., at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel. Interment will take place at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. French Mortuary, Inc. 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 505.275.3500 www.frenchmortuary.com
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Wed January 09, 2008

POWELL -- David M. Powell, 58, of Albuquerque, passed away Friday, January 4, 2008, in Las Vegas, NV. David was born February 17, 1949, in Albuquerque at St. Joseph Hospital to Harry M. and Shirley N. Powell. He had been a resident of Albuquerque since 1995 where he worked for a large accounting firm. He was also a veteran of the Army. Survivors include his son, Ryan Kortman and his wife, Tiffany of Phoenix, AZ; two grandchildren, Faith and Brandon, of Phoenix; five brothers, Roger Powell and his wife, JoLyn of Alamogordo, Donald Powell and his wife, Sylvia of Tularosa, Jeff Powell of Albuquerque, Mark Powell and his wife, Kim of Santa Fe, Eric Powell and his wife, Cindy of Houston, TX; and numerous nieces and nephews. David was preceded in death by his parents. Cremation has taken place in Las Vegas. At David's request, there will be no services. A private inurnment will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Tularosa.
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Wed January 09, 2008

ROYMAN -- Floy Edith Royman, age 84, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2007 in Albuquerque, NM. She was born in Faught, TX to Jesse and Lillie Dean Briscoe on March 16, 1923. Floy was a longtime member of the Sanado Club of Albuquerque, NM. She was a devoted wife and mother who cherished and loved her family and friends. Floy was an active member of several Catholic Churches and participated in the choirs. She is survived by her children; one daughter, Nancy Wright and her husband, Clyde; two sons, Richard Royman and his wife, Sharon and Tim Royman and his wife, Susan; three grandchildren, Jeffrey Wright and wife, Danielle, Jennifer Wright and Dennis Royman. Floy was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas William Royman. The Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2008, 10:30 a.m., at Gate of Heaven Mausoleum Chapel, 7999 Wyoming Blvd. NE, with Father Bob Kelly as the Celebrant. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. French Mortuary, Inc. 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400 www.frenchmortuary.com
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Wed January 09, 2008

WALKER -- WANDA TAYLOR Wanda Walker Taylor, 81, of Albuquerque died in her sleep at home Saturday night, January 5, 2008 following a long illness. Born near Clovis, NM on January 11, 1926 to William B. and Clara Taylor, Wanda graduated from Roy High School in 1944. She attended Eastern New Mexico University and graduated with a degree in elementary education in 1948. She married James E. Walker in 1949 and the couple moved to Albuquerque in 1952. Wanda taught 4th, 5th, and 6th grades for 38 years beginning in Carlsbad and then in Albuquerque including Eugene Field, Griegos, Navajo, Comanche, and Arroyo del Oso elementary schools. She and James ran Circle-U Ranch, a children's summer camp near Chama, from 1966 until 1980. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. She is survived by her son, James B. Walker and his partner, Michael Palmer; two sisters, Lois Cantrell of San Antonio, TX, and Margaret Church, and her husband, George of Boerne, TX; sister-in-law June Finley of Clovis; several nieces and nephews, relatives, friends, and colleagues. In lieu of flowers, please send a contribution to the Animal Humane Association. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 12, 2008 at French Mortuary Wyoming Blvd. Chapel at 1:00 p.m. French Mortuary, Inc. 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400 Albuquerque, NM 87109 www.frenchmortuary.com
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Wed January 09, 2008

WHITTINGHILL -- Holly S. Whittinghill, 55, died suddenly at home December 15, 2007. She is survived by her daughter, Jordan; her father, Robert; sisters, Judy and Georgie; brother, Greg; niece, Kim; nephews, Chris, Josh and Randell; and numerous other family and friends. Her greatest joy was her daughter and family; her friendship and contagious laughter will be sincerely missed by all who knew her. Memorial Services will be Saturday, January 12, 2008, 2:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel. Burial has taken place. French Mortuary 1111 University Blvd. NE (505) 843-6333 www.frenchmortuary.com
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Wed January 09, 2008

ADAMS -- JEFFERY WAYNE Local producer, Jeffery Wayne Adams (Quincy) passed away quietly on December 31, 2007 after taking ill a few months ago. He played an instrumental role in the development of projects in all genres and styles for local musicians as well as many national acts. An accomplished player in his own right, he helped many of his clients to further their music as if it were his own. Quincy will be missed, and the loss will reverberate across the nation for years to come.
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Tue January 08, 2008

CARTER -- Betty D. Carter, 76, passed peacefully into eternal rest on Saturday, January 5, 2008. Although she is now in God's hands she will always live on in our hearts. Betty was born on Tuesday, March 11, 1931 in Clay Center, KS to Samuel Martin Goldstein and Ella Mae (Kellog) Goldstein who both preceded her in death. Betty is also predeceased by her step-father, Calvin D. Kimbrough; second husband, Jack Carter; and infant son, Greg. Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Dyan Wilson and husband, Tom, and Cheryl Anderson and husband, Tom; granddaughter, Jacquelyn Wilson Jones and her fiance, Michael Sovey; great-grandchildren, Justyn and Paityn Jones, and Makayla Sovey; grandson, Dr. Zac Wilson and Mandy; granddaughters, Randi Lynne and Kasey Leigh Ulibarri; brother, Mike Kellog; niece, Debbie Rigdon; nephews, Neal Kellog, and Shawn Rigdon and several cousins. Also surviving Betty, the love of her life and good friend, her first husband, Charles "Chuck" Baca. Her family appreciates the gracious care she received from the staff of Vista Care Hospice. She was a very loving and generous mom, grandma, great-grandma, "Granny", sister, aunt and friend. She will be greatly missed! Services will be held Thursday, January 10, 2008, 10:00 a.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel. Entombment will follow Chester T. French Memorial Mausoleum Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may visit French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to New Mexico Boys and Girls Ranch, 6209 Hendrix NE 2nd floor, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110. French Mortuary 1111 University Blvd. NE (505) 843-6333 www.frenchmortuary.com
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Tue January 08, 2008

DURDEN -- William Conrad Durden Sr., age 78, passed away on December 17, 2007 in Tomball, TX. He was born in New Orleans to Watson and Sarah Durden on May 27, 1929. William served his country proudly during WWII for the United States Army. He practiced Law in Albuquerque, NM and was a member of the First Baptist Church. William is survived by his wife, T. Maxine Durden and their children; one son, William Conrad Durden Jr.,of Rio Rancho, NM and one daughter, Jane C. Moore, and her husband, Dr. Drew Moore of Houston, TX. William has one brother, Brandon Durden of Ruston, LA. A Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. at Santa Fe National Cemetery. French Mortuary, Inc. 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400 Albuquerque
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Tue January 08, 2008

GABALDON -- Betty Mae Gabaldon, beloved and beautiful wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 5, 2008 with her family by her side. Betty was born January 2, 1938. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Telesfor "Gabby" Gabaldon; her four daughters, Kay and husband, Carl Wasson, Bonnie and husband, Demmy Edwell, Anita and preceding husband, Tom Bills, and Joyce and husband, David Griego. She had six grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four sisters, Andrea, Dorothy, Josie, and Frances; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and many dear friends. Betty will live in the hearts and memories of those lives she touched by her kind and gentle spirit. She will be deeply missed by all. A Rosary for Mrs. Gabaldon will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2008 also at Holy Family Church where the Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Demmy Edwell, Carl Wasson, David Griego, Teles Edwell, Aaron Bills, and Bobby Gabaldon. Honorary pallbearers will be David Archuleta, Willie Aragon, Phillip Vigil, Frankie Armijo and Ernie Parson. Arrangements by: Salazar & Sons Mortuary 400 Third St. SW 247-4124
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Tue January 08, 2008

GALLEGOS -- Daniel Gallegos, "Dan the Iron Man", died peacefully at home Saturday, January 5, 2008 at the age of 69. He was preceded in death by his mother, Filadelphia Baca; his father, Henry Gallegos; his grandparents who raised him, Pete and Veronica Baca; his father-in-law, Raymundo Mares; grandson, Steven Gallegos, and two sisters, Della Aguirre and Connie Gallegos. Daniel is survived by his wife of 28 years, Bennie Mares; his children, Christina Gallegos, Lisa Laycock, Daniel Gallegos, David and wife, Carla Gallegos, Dominic Gallegos, Veronica and husband, Mike Godinez, Sammy and wife, Teriann Chavez, Robert Chavez, Michael and Rachel Salway; 27 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Also surviving are his brothers and sisters, Henry, Robert, Abraham, Margaret, Bennie, Pete and wife, Rosie, Ronald, Francis, Dolores and Joe; many nieces, nephews, other family members and friends who loved and will miss him. Daniel served his time as a Police Officer in San Bernardino, CA in the early '70s. He moved back to Albuquerque and began his career with the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department, retiring in 1985. He ran for Sheriff in 1982 and in 1992. Daniel was also the owner of Custom Iron by Gallegos, where he designed iron for 25 years. Services and Visitation will be held at Queen of Heaven Parish, 5311 Phoenix Ave. NE, near Menaul and San Mateo. A visitation will begin on Wednesday, January 9, 2008 at 6:30 with the Rosary following at 7:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at San Jose de Armijo Cemetery off Coors and Arenal SW. Pallbearers will be David Gallegos, Sammy Chavez, Robert Chavez, Steve Mares, Raynaldo Encee, and Jimmy Garcia. Honorary Pallbearers will be Dominic Gallegos, Michael Salway, and Phillip Padilla. His memory will be cherished forever by many family and friends. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. NW. ABQ. 505-343-8008.
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Tue January 08, 2008

Previous page 1 ... 6353 6354 6355 6356 6357 ... 15653 Next page