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HERRERA -- Raul "Dr. H" Herrera, 80, a resident of Albuquerque, died Wednesday, September 8, 2004. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Haydee Herrera; children, Marcia Yoos and husband, Mark, Mike Herrera, Heidi Herrera, Raoul Herrera and wife, Ruby, and Marisol Herrera; grandchildren, Samantha, RJ, Neil, and Stephen; and sister, Marta Serrano. A devoted husband, father, and grandfather, Dr. Herrera was always willing to put his family first. He came to the United States from Cuba in 1960 and was proud to become a US Citizen in 1970. He received his PhD in law from the University of Havana before coming to the USA. Dr. Herrera received his Masters Degree in Library Science at the U. of Kansas/Emporia and later was Director of Library Sciences at NM Highlands for 20 years. After retiring in 1992, he sold real estate. Services will be held Saturday, September 11, 2004, 1:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE. Memorial contributions may be made to ASPCA (Association for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), 441 East 92nd, New York, NY 10128. French Mortuary, Inc. 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400
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HILL -- Betty Patricia Hill, 75, a resident of Albuquerque, died Sunday, September 5, 2004. She is survived by a sister, Joan Isabel Searing; and a niece, Corinne Smallbone, both of England; good friends, Ramona Perea, Maria Ruiz and Gigi LaSalle. A Rosary will be recited Friday, September 10, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. to be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Risen Savior Catholic Community, 7701 Wyoming Blvd. NE. Interment will follow. French Mortuary 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505)823-9400
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HINDI -- Ednen Hindi passed away peacefully in Albuquerque on September 5, 2004 at the age of 81. Born on April 4, 1923, he grew up on the family's sheep, cattle, and horse ranch in Torrance County and attended school in Duran, NM. Ednen attended high school and college at New Mexico Military Institute, where he excelled in academics and was an accomplished athlete, and graduated in 1943. He subsequently served in the US Army from 1943 to 1952. As a lieutenant platoon commander in the First Armored Division, he served in Europe during WWII, earning the Bronze Star. He was stationed in Texas during the Korean War, at which time he was promoted to Captain. He married Billie Ray Smith from Floydada, TX, in 1948. After leaving the military, they lived on the ranch and raised 3 children. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Vaughn. He enjoyed hunting and photography, and was an avid horseman, inventive rancher, and loving husband, father, and grandfather. Ed was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at an early age. Through the many years of his illness, he never lost his love of life or sense of humor. Even as his illness progressed, he continued to use his abilities for weaving, pottery making, and other creative artwork. He was preceded in death by: his parents, Clarita Duran (1973), from Duran and Alex Hindi (1974), who immigrated to the US from Zahle, Lebanon in 1908; his wife, Billie Ray Smith (1989), his eldest son, Ednen Alex (2001); and his sister, Hafiza (Tony) Gallegos (2000). He is survived by his son, Robert D. Hindi, M. D. of San Francisco; daughter, Sarah Hindi and Maureen Eckroth of Albuquerque; grandchildren, Ednen William, Khara Rose, Amarah Kay, Jhad Alex, all of Albuquerque; his sister, Samia (Harry) Doro, and brothers, Brahaim (Susie Garde), Sam (Amelia Vicente), Shafie (Emma Budagher), and Nabay (Vivian Tapia); 22 nieces and nephews; and numerous cousins, great- and great-great-nieces and -nephews. The family would like to sincerely thank the numerous caregivers for their care and support over the past several years, particularly the physicians, nurses, and hospital staff at the Spinal Cord Injury Unit of the Veterans Hospital in Albuquerque. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2004, 11:30 a.m., at French Mortuary, Lomas Blvd. Chapel, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE. A catered reception will follow. Private burial will take place at Santa Fe National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Zia Chapter of the Paralyzed Veterans of America (phone 505-248-6730). French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 275-3500
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LEMON -- Mildred O. Lemon, age 86, passed away on August 25, 2004. Mildred was born on December 2, 1917, in Youngstown, OH, to Basil and Rose Ores-Conin. She retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army, earned a masters degree from Denver University, loved being a mother and especially a grandmother. Mildred was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Chadwick E. Lemon; and her sister. She is survived by her sons, Basil and Chadwick Lemon; and grandchildren, Brytany and Adam. Services have been held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's Assoc. New Mexico Chapter, 9500 Montgomery, NE, Suite 209, Albuquerque, NM 87111. McGee Memorial Chapel Mortuary 1320 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505 505-983-9151
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LUJAN -- Joseph Carl Lujn. The family would like to thank all of their relatives and friends who were in attendance of the Rosary and Funeral Services. They would also like to express their gratitude for all the love, care and compassion that has been shown to them. Arrangements by: Salazar & Sons Mortuary 400 Third St. SW 247-4124
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MARKER -- Thomas Franklin Marker, 85, a resident of Albuquerque since 1948, passed away on September 6, 2004. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mildred; daughters, Mitzi Zeri and husband, Matt and Meredith Jungst and husband, Rudolph; grandchildren, Marie Louise Baca, David Merritt Bueffel and wife, Karin, Scott Matthew Bueffel and wife, Jennifer, Elizabeth Anne Dreith and husband, Douglas, Michelle Christine Jungst, Heather Nichole Jungst; great-grandchildren, Jennifer Nicole Baca, Derek Michael Bueffel, Casey James Bueffel, Harrison Tyler Bueffel, Aspen Bueffel, and Finnigan Elliot Bueffel. Tom served his country in the Army during WWII and was a Major in the Signal Corps. He retired from Sandia National Labs in 1985 after 37 years of service. He was a member of IEEE, was listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering, and was a member of the Family Motor Coach Association. Services will be held at French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE on Friday, September 10, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. David Luckenbach and Rev. Kenneth Clark officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice in Tom's name. French Mortuary 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 275-3500
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MARNEY -- Dorothy E. Marney, a life long resident of Albuquerque, died Sunday, September 5, 2004. She is survived by her daughter, Joann Marney of Albuquerque; brothers, James Honeycutt and wife, Illene, of Albuquerque and Deerwood Honeycutt of San Diego, CA; and sister, Bonnie Tallman and husband, Frank, of Phoenix, AZ. Mrs. Marney liked to paint and work in her flower garden. Services will be held Saturday, September 11, 2004, 10:00 a.m. at French Mortuary, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE with Dr. John C. Adams, officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may visit Friday, September 10, 2004 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at French Mortuary. French Mortuary, Inc. 7121 Wyoming Blvd. NE (505) 823-9400
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MERLEY -- June Marie Annis Cummins Merley, 75, died September 4, 2004, in Albuquerque after a lengthy illness. She had been a resident of Academy House assisted living facility at 6305 Truchas, and had been in hospice care with Vista Care Hospice. She was born June 12, 1929 in Helena, MT to Eldon and Goldie Cummins and was third generation Helena Valley native. She attended school in East Helena, and graduated from Helena H.S. in 1947. In February 1947 she eloped with the trumpet player in the band, Richards H. Merley. They had a secret wedding in Missoula with the other band members, Bruce Berg and Ray Hoffman, as best man and 'maid of honor.' She toured with the bands, the Ray Hoffman Four, and the Knovelty Knights, for years, then started the family. She taught piano and worked dance jobs every weekend for over 50 years, bringing joy to all with her music. June is survived by 3 sons and their families: Kim R. Merley and his wife, Vicki, of Albuquerque, their son Michael Merley at the U of T, Austin, and their daughter, Angela Merley at the U of A in Tucson; Tod Merley of Seattle and his two children, Hannah and Matthew Merley; Reid Merley and wife, Sherry Parmater of Kalispell, MT. She is also survived by her brother, Jack Cummins and his wife, Georgia, in Gardnerville, NV; and her aunt, Shirley Cummins of Helena. She was preceded in death by both parents and her husband. Cremation has taken place. A Service will be held Sunday September 12 in Albuquerque. A Service will also be held October 3 at the Phoenix temple of Self-Realization Fellowship. Final Services will be on October 9 at Hagler-Anderson Funeral Home in Helena, MT with Graveside Service following at Sunset Memorial Gardens in the Helena Valley.
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MILLER -- Justin Miller. The family of Justin Miller wish to express their thanks to the many friends and relatives for their love, support, and prayers extended to them during their recent loss. God Bless You.
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MITCHELL -- Lillian Ruella Mitchell, age 90, of Hot Springs, AR, formerly of Arkadelphia, died Wednesday, September 8, 2004. She was born February 8, 1914 in Little Rock to Kate Cameron Martin. She was Married to Hollis Mitchell on November 3, 1934. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband. She was a Registered Nurse; and was retired from Sandia Air Force Base in Albuquerque, NM. She was a member of Baring Cross Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Bill Schenke of Hot Springs; a son and daughter-in-law, Stephen and Linda Mitchell of Fayetteville; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be 12 noon Saturday at the Pinecrest Memorial Park in Little Rock with Rev. James Calhoun and Rev. Charles Polston officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Davis-Smith Funeral Home, Hot Springs, AR. Visitation will be Friday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Those wishing to memorialize Mrs. Mitchell may make contributions to Baring Cross Missionary Baptist Church of Arkadelphia or the Alzheimers Association. Guest registry is at www.davissmithfuneralhome.com.
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