Jean L. Fraissinet, 87, died peacefully in his hometown of Socorro, New Mexico on July 23, 2019.
He was the son of Julius and Selfa Fraissinet. He was a 1950 graduate of Socorro High School and a US Army veteran. Jean worked at Holloman Air Force base for several years and later served his community as City Manager and as a Councilman. He was very active in state and local politics. He cherished his family and many close friends.
He is survived by his son, John Fraissinet (Susie); daughters, Llewellyn Fraissinet, Danielle Haley (Mark) and Jessica Garcia (Frank). His grandchildren are Anne Landavazo, Kimberly Rockliff, Nicole Gairdner, Aimee Haley, Sarah Haley, Kevin Haley, Josanne Garcia, and Frankie Garcia. He has eight great grandchildren and one great, great grandchild.
Jean was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Josanne Paz; brother, Delbert; and his wife, Lala.
A rosary was recited at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 30, at the San Miguel Catholic Church, 403 El Camino Real, Socorro. A mass immediately followed with Celebrant John Anasiudu presiding. Burial took place at the San Miguel Catholic Cemetery following service. After the burial, a reception was held at the San Miguel Parish Hall.
Pallbearers were Kevin Haley, Mark Haley, Estevan Apodaca, Josiah Landovazo.
Honorary pallbearers are Connie Gonzales, Toby Jaramillo, Alonzo Gonzales, Sonny Baca.
To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com. Jean's care has been entrusted to Daniels Family Funeral Service, Socorro Chapel.