Obituary for CHAVEZ

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Wednesday August 18, 2004

Alfred "Fecho" Alfonso Chavez, 86, passed away on Monday, August 16, 2004. He is survived by his granddaughter, Alexandria Ferguson and husband, Ben of San Diego, CA; grandsons, Robert Herrera of Albuquerque and Vincent Herrera and wife, Rosemary of Albuquerque, who aided Mr. Chavez as his caregiver; 5 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Lita Gallegos and husband, Paciano of Albuquerque; brothers, Edward Chavez and wife, Rosemarie, Nick Chavez and wife, Priscilla all of Albuquerque; special friend, Jane Batten of Albuquerque; sister-in-law, Georgia Chavez of Albuquerque; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Chavez was preceded in death by his wife, Lila; daughter, Mary Emma Chavez; son, George Chavez; and brothers, Henry, Johnny, and Delfino Chavez. A Rosary will be recited Thursday, August 19, 2004, at 7:00 p.m., at French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel. A funeral mass will be celebrated Friday, August 20, 2004, at 9:00 a.m., at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 9502 4th Street NW. Interment will take place at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE. Friends may visit French Mortuary, University Blvd. Chapel, Thursday, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Pallbearers will be Ron Glaser, Randy Gallegos, Jason Chavez, Robert Chavez, Daniel Chavez, and Michael Gallegos. Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Glaser and Eddie Chavez. French Mortuary 1111 University Blvd. NE 843-6333