Obitiaries (02/12/2012)

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WYCHE РWalter D. Wyche, 77, a resident of Albuquerque, passed peacefully on Thursday, February 16, 2012. He is survived by his daughter, Donna  McCormick and husband, Thomas Maier of Rio Rancho, NM and daughter, Sandra Wyche-Mayer and husband, Kevin Mayer of Bernalillo, NM; grandchildren, Caitlyn, Grant, Taylor and Kayla; brother, Stan Wyche and wife, Barbie; and many other family and friends. Walter was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Gracie; father, Jewell Wyche; and mother, Effie Lora Wyche. Walter was a veteran of the USAF and a long-time member of Paradise Hills United Methodist Church. RWB Walter Wyche was a long-time member of Sandia Mountain Lodge #72, serving as Secretary of Lodge, Master of Lodge, as well as Deputy District Grand Master of the Sixth Masonic District of the Grand Jurisdiction of NM. He was also a member of the York Rite. He retired after more than 25 years of service with IBM. He was a loving and devoted dad and grandfather and will be missed by all who knew him. Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2012  at 3:00 pm at Paradise Hills United Methodist Church, 4700 Paradise Blvd. NE. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Roadrunner Food Bank, 5840 Office Blvd NE 87109 or to the Animal Humane Society of NM, 615 Virginia St. SE 87108. Please visit our online guest book for Walter at www.RememberTheirStory.com.
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