Daily Obituaries:

Today's Obituaries:

Recent Deaths in the News:

Profiles:

 

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

Newest Obituaries

CHAVEZ -- Ruth T. In Loving Memory RUTH T. CHAVEZ November 9, 1917 - May 27, 1980 25th Anniversary MOM If Tears Could Build A Stairway, And Memories A Lane, I'd Walk Right Up To Heaven And Bring You Home Again Your Twins, Gloria and Jona (Dee)
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

CORDOVA -- Ruben C. Cordova went home to be with the Lord on May 24, 2005 at the age of 80. He was born on February 12, 1925 in Rodey, New Mexico. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday morning at 9:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society. Services are in the care of: GARCIA MORTUARY 717 Stover Ave. S.W. 243-5222
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

D'ARCO -- Fr. Andrew P. In Loving Memory of Fr. Andrew P. D'Arco May 21, 1950-May 27, 1992 Love & Sadly Missed, Mom & Dad
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

GONZALES -- Maria "Sooky" Gonzales, age 46, beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend, and teacher, passed away on Monday evening, May 23, 2005 at her home, after a hard fought battle with cancer. Sooky, a resident of Albuquerque since 1996, was born and raised in Juarez, Mexico. She is survived by her loving husband of 15 years, Richard; her daughter, Luz Alondra and her husband Shane Fisher; sister, Rebecca Olivia Moya; mother in law, Rose Gonzales; brother in law, Larry and wife Kathy Gonzales; sister in law, Margaret and husband Charlie Gutierrez; brother in law, John Gonzales; six godchildren: Vlather, Olaf, Guadalupe, Angel, Alejandra, Andrew; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Sooky's passing will leave a large void in many hearts. Sooky graduated from the Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez in 1986 and taught school in Juarez until 1991 when she was married and immigrated to the United States. Sooky began work with APS at Reginald Chavez Elementary School in 1996 as an Educational Assistant, while continuing her education to become a certified bilingual educator. Sooky loved children and felt her mission in life was to be an educator. Sooky had many hobbies including painting, jewelry making, and arts and crafts of all types. She loved to decorate her home and had an extensive Coca Cola memorabilia collection. Sooky loved to be "on the go" with her husband Richard and Luz Alondra before she was married. You could never find them at home for two weekends in a row. Y un bello girasol Que nos dio dulces semillas De amor. . . Y un girasol de nombre Sooky Que por ser tan Hermosa El sol se sintio envidioso Y al cielo con Dios lo llevo. Visitation will be on Friday, May 27, 2005 from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. at Fitzgerald and Son, 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE with a Rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church at 5311 Phoenix NE Friday evening. A Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, May 28, 2005 at 1 p.m. at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix, NE. Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Research Treatment Center at UNM Hospital, there will be a donation box available during the services. Fitzgerald and Son Funeral Directors 3113 Carlisle Blvd. NE 884-1188
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

HALE -- Jenifer DeAnne Hale December 19, 1980 - May 25, 2005 Beloved daughter, sister, granddaughter, niece, cousin, and friend. Jenifer was taken from us suddenly by her epilepsy. She brought joy and laughter to all who knew her. Her voice, her laughter, her beautiful smile, and the silly songs she was always making up are now just memories, memories that will never be lost. God created such a special person, a caretaker of animals, a fighter of lost causes. Heaven is a brighter place now. God, please take care of her until we can be with her again. Jenifer, look after us, you are so missed and treasured. We love you. Jenifer is survived by her parents, Steve and Debi Hale; sister and best friend, Krista Lyn Hale; grandmother, Fareeza Belcher; grandfather, Patrick Hutton and wife, Marilyn; uncles, Joe Hutton, David and wife, Becky Hale, Dusty and wife, Nan Hale; many granduncles; grandaunts; cousins; and many, many friends. She was preceded in death by her aunt, Lori and her grandparents, William and Virginia Hale. Service will take place on Monday, May 30, 2005 at 4:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 314 Lead SW. French Mortuary (505) 897-0300
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

KLEBANOFF -- M. Robert (Bob) Klebanoff, MD, passed away peacefully and quickly on May 24, 2005. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Donna Jo Klebanoff in 1990 and his wife, Elizabeth (Betty) Kasarda Klebanoff in 2003. He is survived by his daughter, Nina A. Klebanoff, Ph.D., of Taos Country and Santa Fe, NM; son, David M. Klebanoff, M.D. in Mesa, AZ, John L. Klebanoff in New York City, NY; and granddaughters, Amanda C. Klebanoff and Lindsay D. Klebanoff of Mesa, AZ. He was born in New York City in 1918, was graduated as an M.D. in 1943 from the University of Oklahoma-Norman after obtaining a B.S. in Biology. He entered the U.S. Army in 1944 and was assigned to the 82nd Field Hospital on the Surgical Service in Okinawa, the Philippines, and Korea. After residencies at the Kingsbridge VA Hospital and Neurological Institute at Columbia University in New York, NY, he moved to Albuquerque in 1952 becoming the second Neurosurgeon in the state of New Mexico. He was board certified as a neurosurgeon in 1964. His belief in healthcare for all was unsurpassed. The surviving members of his family fondly remember him for his dedication. Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at Fairview Memorial Park. Strong-Thorne Mortuary 1100 Coal Avenue, SE 842-8800
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

LECKEY -- Major Beth Leckey, 43, a resident of Albuquerque, died on May 22, 2005. She is survived by her husband, George Leckey; daughter, Jennifer Leckey; son, Nicholas Leckey; parents, Harold and Nell Preuss of Castalia, IA; brothers and sisters, Jeannie, Donna, Lynn, Lee, Lori, Dennis, Peggy, Kathy, Sheila, Joe; step-son, Joshua and granddaughter, Ashley Leckey. Beth joined the Air Force as a nurse in 1986 and it was her wish to travel around the world. Prior to the Air Force, she was a traveling nurse in New York and Oklahoma. Beth was a very proficient and caring nurse and decided to further her career by attending anesthesia school in San Antonio, TX in 1991. She has been a nurse anesthetist since that time. In her career, anesthesia was her true love and she was highly respected and regarded by her peers. Beth was an excellent mother and cook and loved to read. She loved her military career and served during the last Gulf war overseas and was deployed several other times. Beth was to retire from the Air Force in February and was looking forward to moving to Iowa in December to be close to her family. Memorial Services will be held on Friday, May 27, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Kirtland Air Force Base Chapel. Graveside Services will be held on Sunday, May 29, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. in Castalia, IA with full military honors. She was a tremendous person and an asset to her community and she will be greatly missed. French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 275-3500
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

NICHOLSON -- Pablita (Polly) Nicholson died peacefully on Saturday, May 21, 2005, surrounded by family. Pablita was preceded in death by her parents, Adelaida and Marcelino Pacheco; brother, Frank Pacheco; and sister, Mary Valdez. Pablita is survived by her sons, David Wayne and John Paul Nicholson; daughter-in-law, Sally; grandchildren, Ethan and Rose Scott and their mother, Susan; grandchildren, Tarah and Thomas Nicholson; great-grandson, Julian Lares; and several loving nieces and nephews. Pablita grew up in Mora, NM, and later lived in Los Alamos and Alamogordo before settling in Albuquerque. Pablita worked hard all her life, beginning with her family farm in Mora. Following graduation, she worked at Los Alamos National Labs. She was a homemaker while raising her sons, then later retired from the Social Security Administration. She loved being a grandma, and delighted in passing on traditions to her children and grandchildren such as herbal remedies and games from her youth. Her passion for gardening paid off with bountiful harvests and beautiful blooms! As she requested, cremation has taken place. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2005, at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 5311 Phoenix NE. Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 2, 2005 at Queen of Heaven. Private burial will take place at a later date. We would like to thank the friends and family who have responded with loving thoughts and prayers, and for all the help we've received through this difficult time.
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

PEACOCK -- Howard S. Peacock passed away peacefully Friday May 20, 2005 following a short and unexpected illness in Gilbert, AZ. Howard was born March 2, 1927 in Hatch, NM. He attended NMSU where he was a star basketball player. He went on to enlist in the U.S. Navy through the end of WWII. He retired from Dixon Paper Co in 1989. Howard was preceded in death by his loving wife of 43 years, Dorothy; his parents, Virgil and Anna Peacock; his brothers, Donald, Leroy, and Allison. He is survived by his children, Jeff (Darla), Vicki (Matt) Coffey; sisters, Juanita (Phil) Eyer and Eloise Taylor; grandchildren, Stephanie and Kevin Peacock; and his faithful dog, Butch. Howard was an avid golfer, outdoor enthusiast, and a loving husband, father, and friend. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations made to the American Stroke Association (through the American Heart Assoc.)
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

ROGERS -- Harry F. Rogers May 27, 1913 - February 8, 2002 Happy Birthday We still cry for you Always will love you Forever will miss you Never will forget you Love and Miss You Always Packy and the Bootsil
Left-red    Print Obit   Email-red   Published on: Fri May 27, 2005

Previous page 1 ... 8725 8726 8727 8728 8729 ... 15313 Next page