Articles for the ‘Obituaries’ Category

Obituaries (02/27/14)

GALLEGOS — Bertha Gallegos, 90, a resident of Albuquerque, NM has gone to join her Lord and Savior. She passed away peacefully on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 10:35 PM….[Read more]

Obituaries (02/20/14)

JEFFERIES — Written by Valerie Kimble. Former Socorroan Bob Jeffries dies in Colorado. Jeffries posted two cartoons on Facebook on Jan. 24 of this year – a couple of visual…[Read more]

Obituaries (02/13/14)

BRICE — When Jerry G. Brice became the first female Certified Purchasing Manager in New Mexico in 1981, she was already on her fourth or fifth career, not that she…[Read more]

Obituaries 02/06/14

PACHECO — Anthony Richard Pacheco, 20, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2014. He was born in Socorro, NM on June 25, 1993 to Daniel M. Pacheco and Julia Ann…[Read more]

Obituaries 01/30/14

CANDELARIA — Vidal “Bill” Candelaria, 84, passed away, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Eagar, Ariz. He was born May 15, 1929, in Magdalena, the son of Roger and Delores Baca…[Read more]


PARGAS — Emilio Pargas, Age 88, passed away Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, in Socorro. He was born in San Marcial  on Dec. 26, 1925, to Benito and Emilia (Baldonado) Pargas….[Read more]

Obituaries 01/16/14

RIGBY — Richard “Dick” Rigby, passed away Jan 9, 2014, after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. After serving in the Air Force during the Korean War, Dick married Mary…[Read more]

Obituaries 01/09/14

MCKINLEY — William McKinley, age 56, passed away Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Quemado. He was born in Belen on June 27, 1957, to Ray and Margie (Magee) McKinley. William…[Read more]

Obituaries 01/02/14

LOZANO — Guadalupe “Lupe” M. Lozano, 84, of Socorro, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013. He was born in Rodey, N.M. on May 20, 1929, to Miguel and Aleja (Montes)…[Read more]

Obituaries 12/26/13

SANTILLANES — Josephine M. Santillanes, our “Christmas Angel,” 83, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in White Oaks, N.M. on…[Read more]

Obituaries 12/12/13

TORRES — Christella Torres, 70, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at her home in Magdalena. She was born in Magdalena on July 30, 1943, to Martin and Maria…[Read more]

Obituaries (12/05/13)

GRISWOLD — Carol Elizabeth Griswold, age 84, passed away on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at her home in Socorro. She was born in Omaha, Neb., on April 3,…[Read more]

Obituaries (11/14/13)

GERMAIN — Clara Gertrude S. Germain, age 95, passed away Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. She was born in Watertown, N.Y., on Nov. 18, 1917. She was a member of Nativity…[Read more]

Obituaries (11/07/13)

BAILEY — Shirley Ruth Bailey, 91, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Big Spring, Texas on…[Read more]

Obituaries (10/31/13)

BEASLEY — Karl Delano Beasley, 79, passed away peacefully Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in Socorro with his wife at his side. He was born in Wheelersburg, Ohio, on Dec. 13,…[Read more]

Obituaries (10/24/13)

MATA — James M. Mata, age 80, a resident of Belen, passed away Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. He served his country in the United States National Guard. He was preceded…[Read more]

Obituaries (10/17/13)

SILVA — Fernando A. Silva, age 84, a resident of Socorro for 84 years, passed away at his home on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. He was born April 8, 1929,…[Read more]

Obituaries (10/10/13)

BROWN — Elizabeth C. Brown, our beloved mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully at her home in Magdalena on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. She was born in Council Grove, Kan.,…[Read more]

Obituaries (10/03/13)

GREEN — Dale W. Green, 85, beloved husband, father and grandfather, entered eternal rest on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013. He was born April 10, 1928, to Furney and Della (Dawson)…[Read more]

Obituaries (09/26/13)

GONZALES — Manuela J. Gonzales, 95, passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in Albuquerque surrounded by her loving family. She was born in San Antonio on April 19, 1918,…[Read more]