Juanita Rose Cabasier, age 76, was born July 31, 1932 in Carlinville, IL. She went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Sunday, January 4, 2009. Juanita worked as an Office Manager for a medical center, retiring after over 20 years of service. She will be remembered as a loving woman who was very active as a church greeter at Lighthouse Baptist Church, and prior to that, a greeter at Fellowship Baptist. Juanita will be fondly remembered for her love of travel, her great organizational skills and her outgoing personality. Juanita was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Cabasier; her parents, Glenn and Mildred Fluckey; her two daughters, Roselyn Kay and Gloria Jean and her sisters, Betty Mae and Sandra Jean. She is survived by her two sons, Frank Cabasier of Rio Rancho, NM, Philip Cabasier and wife Sharon of Bullhead City, AZ; three daughters, Mary Mleczko and husband Richard of Albuquerque, Theresa Cabasier of Albuquerque, Nancy Ellington and husband David of San Jose, CA; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; other family members and numerous church family and friends who loved her and will miss her. Visitation and Services will be held at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 4001 12th St. NW, three blocks north of Candelaria, on Wednesday, January 7, 2009. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m., followed by the Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Dr. Larry E. Kennedy will officiate. Burial will then take place at the Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial contribution, in Juanita's name, to the Lighthouse Baptist Church Building Fund, 4001 12th St. NW, ABQ, NM 87107. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. NW, ABQ 505-343-8008.
Published on: Tue January 06, 2009