Tony Otero

Antonio 'Tony' Otero, 64, a long time resident of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico died at his home on Monday, March 11, 2019.

He was born on November 15, 1955 in Socorro, NM to Frank and Mary (Garcia) Otero.

Tony served in the US Army. He had a Birch Street studio where he was a carpintero (carpenter) and santero. He was the Little League Coach for the Red Socks and The Athletics in T-or-C.

Survivors include his children: Antonio Otero, Joey Otero, Matthew Otero and Brittany Otero; Lilly Newling, John Newling, Rachel Crosse, and Corrine Moorehead; mother, Mary Otero; grandchildren: Naida and Jaylin Newling, Jadon, Josiah, Abigail, Rebekah, Elizabeth and Jonathan Crosse; and siblings: Roseanna, Ida, Tommy, Julie, Dinnie, Michael, Sarah, Nina, Cindy and Juanita Otero and their families.

He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Otero; aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends.

Tony, there is never enough time. Rest in Peace. Your wisdom, sarcasm and views on the world will be truly missed.

A Memorial Celebration Service will be held on April 27, 2019.

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