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- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for SEDILLO
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for ROLAN
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for RICHAR...
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for RAMIREZ
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for POPE
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for POPE
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for NUNEZ
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for MORROW
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for MOOMEY
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for MONTANO
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for MCCALL...
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for LEWIS
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for HANNA
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for ESPINOSA
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for DURANTE
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for DODSON
- 05/02/14--00:00: _Obituary for CASTON...
- 05/03/14--00:00: _Obituary for WILLIAMS
- 05/03/14--00:00: _Obituary for VALDEZ
- 05/03/14--00:00: _Obituary for RONDEAU
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for SEDILLO
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for ROLAN
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for RICHARDSON
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for RAMIREZ
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for POPE
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for POPE
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for NUNEZ
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for MORROW
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for MOOMEY
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for MONTANO
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for MCCALLISTER
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for LEWIS
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for HANNA
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for ESPINOSA
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for DURANTE
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for DODSON
- 05/02/14--00:00: Obituary for CASTONGUAY
- 05/03/14--00:00: Obituary for WILLIAMS
- 05/03/14--00:00: Obituary for VALDEZ
- 05/03/14--00:00: Obituary for RONDEAU
SEDILLO, ABEL Was born in Albuquerque, NM on April 4, 1943 to Abel Sedillo and Sally Martinez Sedillo. He is survived by his wife of 37 years Dina Apodaca Sedillo; his son, Abel James Sedillo; daughter, Anita Sedillo; grandchildren, Alejandro Sedillo, Joaquin Sedillo and great grandson, Aaron Sedillo; brothers, Michael Sedillo, Andy Sedillo, Luis Sedillo and wife, Grace; sisters, Merlinda Sedillo Welch, Angie Ella Sedillo Romero and husband, Jim; sister-in-law, Delia Ortiz and husband, Alfonso; brothers-in-law, Luciano Apodaca, Jimmy Apodaca and wife, Berna and numerous nieces and nephews. Abel was a veteran of the US Navy and traveled the world. His favorite places were Japan and the Philippines. He retired from Yellow Freight where he worked for 20 years. He had a great love for his family. He loved fishing, hunting, playing golf, camping, the mountains and a true love for animals of all kinds. He had a great love for all of those things but because of a long illness, he was no longer able to do all of those things that he loved so much. He was preceded in death by his parents, Abel Sedillo and Sally Martinez Sedillo and his son, Stephen Sedillo. Pallbearers will be Michael Sedillo, Andy Sedillo, Luis Sedillo, Steve, Robert and Tom Ortiz. A Rosary will be recited Sunday, May 4, 2014, 7:00 p.m. at FRENCH Lomas. Friends may visit beginning at 6:00 p.m. Mass will be Monday, May 5, 2014, 8:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Annunciation Catholic Church, 2621 Vermont NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Please visit our online guest book for Abel at www.FrenchFunerals.com. FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd NE 505-275-3500
ROLAN, CHRIS STEVE Our beloved CHRIS STEVE ROLAN, age 30, of Albuquerque, NM, went to be with his Heavenly Father on April 20, 2014. Chris was born in Dinuba, CA on August 13, 1983 to Bill Dean Rolan and Theresa Maria Rolan. He is survived by his mother Theresa Rolan; four siblings: Robert Garcia; Frank Garcia; Dean Rolan; Arianna Rolan; and nine nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his grandma Lackey and many other family and friends. Specialist Rolan was a great and honorable man who served his country, four years as a medic in the United States Army. "For the greatest gift of all, which covers a multitude of sins and casts out all fears." (NKJV)..... love, is the legacy he leaves behind in the hearts of those who knew him. To celebrate his life of love, integrity and loyalty, services will be on Friday, May 2nd, 2014, at Sage Brush Community Church, 6440 Coors Blvd. N.W, 87120, (922-9200) with viewing from 10am-11am and funeral service from 11am-12pm. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park immediately following service.
RICHARDSON, WILLIAM "BILL" Age 82, a resident of Albuquerque since 1965, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Minnie L. Richardson; children, Mike Richardson, Anna Redding and husband, Matt, Robert Richardson and wife, Jennifer, and Pat Richardson; grandchildren, Jeff, Debi, Sydney, Aaron, Jennifer, Ally, Stephen, and Sarah; great-grandson, Opie; sisters, Mildred Kimball and husband, Warren, Frances Berg, Bobbie Sue Berg and husband, Chester, Gwen Nell Perkins and husband, Richard, and Gertie Lou Welty. Bill served in the US Navy during the Korean War. He worked for Hydro Conduit (Core Slab) for 27 years. He and Minnie sold at the South Valley Growers' Market for many years. A service will be held, Saturday, May 3, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at FRENCH Lomas. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd. NE. Friends may visit FRENCH - Lomas on Friday, May 2, 2014, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please visit our online guestbook for Bill at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE 505-275-3500
RAMIREZ, ANNA MARIE March 5, 1948 - April 25, 2014 A native of Albuquerque and a graduate from Del Norte High School in 1966, former Second Judicial District Court employee who served the legal community in the Criminal Divsion for 33 years, lover of the arts, lover of classical musical, and former opera performer for over 30 years, daughter, sister, aunt, great aunt and friend, passed away from complications of diabetes. She was preceded in death by her mother, Melicia. Survivors include her father Fortunato; siblings Virginia, Larry and Rebecca. She will be deeply missed by all especially by her special long time companion and friend Rosa, and her "babies" Coco and Maya. Per Anna's wishes, she will be cremated and there will be no viewing or services. Memorials may be made in Anna's name to the Animal Humane Society. Please visit the online guest register for Anna at www.riversidefunerals.com Arrangements entrusted to: Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque 225 San Mateo Blvd. NE 505-764-9663
POPE, DONALD W. Today marks one year since we lost our Beloved Don. Every day, Don is in our thoughts and Always in our hearts. There are no words to say how much we love and miss him. We look forward to the day we can see and embrace him again. Sister Deb and Family
POPE, DON Nov 4, 1965 - May 2, 2013 A Year Ago Today, A Golden Heart Stopped Beating, Hard- Working Hands Put To Rest. God Broke Our Hearts To Prove To Us, He Only Takes The Best. It's Lonesome Here Without You, We Miss You More Each Day. Life Doesn't Seem The Same, Since You Went Away. We Miss You, Dirt! Love, Mom and Dad, Lisa, Tara and Drew, Grandsons, Brothers and Sister, Nieces and Nephews
NUNEZ, FILIBERTO JR. Filiberto Nunez, Jr., age 77, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 27, 2014. He was a lifelong resident of Albuquerque. He served in the U.S. Navy from December 1954 to December 1958. He was a retired electrician from his business Duke City Electrical Company. In his early years, he enjoyed fishing and hunting. Later in his life, he was fan of NASCAR and watched them faithfully on tv. He is survived by his son, Phillip Nunez; daughter Julie and husband, Benjie Gonzales; and Juanita and husband, Sonny Archuleta; granddaughter, Jessica Nunez; step-grandchildren, Stephanie and husband, Tarl McCarthy; Andrew Archuleta and wife, Dayra; Benetta and husband, Celso Garcia, and Benjamin Gonzales; six great- grandchildren; many nephews, nieces, great nephews and great nieces, and great-great nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his parents Filiberto and Juanita Nunez; his sisters Gregoria Lopez, Carmen Martinez, Frances Nunez, Josie Gonzales, Claudia Estrada, Bertha Romero, and Lupe Sturtcman; and many friends and family that passed before him. He is also survived by his sisters: Adela Montes of Azusa, CA; and Caroline Alderete of Albuquerque and many nephews, nieces, and extended family. Cremation has taken place and Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, May 3 at 11:00 a.m. at New Beginnings Church of God, 3601 Montgomery Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109. Those who wish to express their condolences online may visit www.riversidefunerals.com In lieu of flowers, please make donations in honor of his daughter Julie Nunez, to the American Kidney Fund at (800)795-3226 or at www.kidneyfund.org/give-now/ gifts-in-honor-of/.
MORROW, HAZEL Hazel Morrow peacefully passed away the evening of April 29, 2014. Born Hazel Marian Baker on August 29, 1921, to P. R. and Dora Case Baker in Sabetha, Kansas, Hazel became an avid reader, teacher, professional musician, choir director, executive secretary, editor, and beloved Sunday School teacher among a variety of other occupations in Hayes, Kansas, Rocky Ford, Colorado, Roswell, and Albuquerque. Hazel attended Ft. Hayes College and the University of New Mexico. She married Findley Morrow in 1945 and raised four children; after the death of Findley and almost fifty years of marriage, she wed Virgil Stormo in 1998. Virgil died in January, 2014. She was a devoted member of First Baptist Church, Albuquerque, for seven decades. She is survived by her children, Baker Morrow and wife, JoAnn Strathman, Julia Huchmala and husband, John, Rosalind Cooper and husband, Terry, all of Albuquerque, and Thomas Morrow and wife, Sherry of Aurora, CO; stepchildren, Gary Stormo and wife, Sue of Loveland, CO, Ron Stormo and wife, Monica of Lone Pine, CA, and Sally Bjork and husband, Bob of Antioch, CA; grandchildren, John M. Huchmala, Matthew Huchmala, Clinton Anderson, Philip Hanney, Lauren Anderson, Kendra Lamb, Marian Camacho, and Susan Morrow; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous dear step-grandchildren, cousins, nieces, and nephews. There will be a visitation Sunday, May 4, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. and a memorial service Monday, May 5, at 1:00 p.m. at FRENCH - Lomas NE. Interment will follow the service at Sunset Memorial Park with a reception afterward at FRENCH - Lomas. Pallbearers will be John A. Huchmala, Terry Cooper, Michael Baker, John M. Huchmala, Matthew Huchmala, Philip Hanney, and Clinton Anderson. The family would like to thank the caregivers of Gentiva Hospice and Emeritus at the Cottages, Janet Saiers, and JoAnn Strathman for the loving care they showed our mother. Please visit our online guestbook for Hazel at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Blvd. NE 505-275-3500
MOOMEY, RAYMOND &Quot;RAY&Quot; Age 67 suddenly passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. He is survived by his daughters, Lisa Bond and husband, Jeff, Leila Haynes and husband, Bobby and Lea Freer and husband, Edward; grandchildren, Brenden, Deidre, Sarah, Morgan and Marlana; great grandchild, Brady and many extended family members. He is preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn K. Moomey. Ray was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. Services will be Monday, May 5, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at FRENCH - University. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery. The family would like to thank the caring staff at Lovelace Medical Center. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Ronald McDonald House Charities. Please visit our online guest book for Ray at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
MONTANO, ROMAN D. It's been two years since we lost you and not a day goes by that we don't think about you. Your little girl Addyson is 2 now and she is so much like her daddy that it warms our hearts! It feels like yesterday that you left us here on earth and we miss you so much! We often think about the beautiful memories we had with you from the day you were born until we laid you to rest at 22 years old. We love you our precious son, brother, daddy, and fiance. We will see you again soon baby! Mom, Dad, Beau, Addyson and Mikaila
MCCALLISTER, HARVEY LERAY On April 29, 2014, Harvey went to be with Jesus after a long battle with many health issues. At the time of his passing, Harvey was surrounded and comforted by family members in his home at Brookdale Place Valencia in Albuquerque, NM. Harvey was 79 years old. Harvey is survived by the love of his life, Virginia, his wife of 55 years; their three sons, Gene, Roy, & Daryl along with their families and many others in his extended family. Harvey was preceded in death by his brother Joe and his nephew Johnny. Harvey was born in Pasadena, California on January 17, 1935. He grew up in the North Hollywood area of California. After graduating from Verdugo Hills High School, he enlisted and served in the United States Coast Guard from 1951 through 1959. He moved to Albuquerque in 1958 where he met and married Virginia (nee Gaugler). He worked as a commercial printer until 1972 and then started McCallister's Piano Service, working as a piano technician and tuner for over 30 years. Harvey loved to be outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine. He enjoyed crafting things and made beautiful useful items out of wood. He was an accomplished musician who loved to play the organ, piano and accordion. He played for worship services at Valley Christian Reformed Church in Albuquerque that later was renamed Fellowship Christian Reformed Church of which he was a member. He loved interacting with people, having fun with them and sharing a good cup of coffee. While many people touched Harvey's life, his family would like to thank Carolyn, Tasha, Terri and Edith "Dee Dee" from Hospice of New Mexico for the care they provided Harvey. A special thank you to Dr. Francesco Standoli for his constant care and comforting voice of reason and to Kristi Bemis for helping us navigate through appointments and paperwork. And thank you will never be enough to the entire staff of Brookdale Place at Valencia for the love and care they gave Harvey for the past four years - we will be forever grateful for everything all of you did for Harvey. In keeping with Harvey's memory, a very informal memorial service (jeans, boots, casual wear) will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 4800 Indian School Rd, NE, Albuquerque, NM with lots of coffee and goodies to follow. A memorial service will also be held at Brookdale Place Valencia at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to your favorite charity in Harvey's memory.
LEWIS, ADAM R. Adam R. Lewis, 70, returned to his origin on 4/3/14 after a life filled with creativity, laughter, compassion, and grace. Spending his last fifteen years in Corrales, Adam was born 6/6/43 in Albuquerque; later living in San Francisco CA and Hawaii. Preceded in death by Ron Aichner, his partner of thirty years; he is survived by his niece, Juliana Jojola (Lakewood, WA), sister Gloria Jojola (CA), partner Larry Morton and faithful companion Sandia. Also, his loving friends Shawn Carrol (Denver CO), Gwen Martin, Judi and Chuck Huff, Jessica Hough, Mollie Ferguson, Martha Egan, Tom and Sally Burns, Dorothy Grandbois, Andy Klein, Agnes and Fernando Chavez will treasure his gentle spirit. Adam attended Albuquerque HS, University of New Mexico and after serving in the US Army; he attended and taught at the San Francisco Art Institute. An accomplished and nationally recognized painter specializing in airbrush; his artwork was displayed throughout NM, CA and Hawaii. In Hawaii, Adam opened a gourmet restaurant and catering company which they owned for eight years. They catered for Bill Graham Music Productions traveling with many famous bands. When he wasn't creating his visionary, spirit filled paintings; Adam's Kimo Design Studio kept him busy designing and building ponds for the last decade. Adam was very metaphysical and his life was a meditation on creativity, beauty and transformation. A Celebration of Adam's life will take place at Andy's home, 2-6 on Sunday 5/4/14 at 5252 Saratoga Ct. NW, 890-3142.
HANNA, EMILY D. Age 87, passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014. Services will be held on Friday May 2, 2014 at 1:30pm in Heights Cumbland Presbyterian Church 8600 Academy Rd NE Albuquerque, NM. Interment will be held at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 7601 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 505-821-0010
ESPINOSA, RICARDO age 93, born in Peralta, NM and a resident of Albuquerque, passed away, April 30, 2014. Mr. Espinosa is survived by his daughter, Doddie Espinosa de Ortega and husband, Carlos; son, Rickey Espinosa and wife, Christa; nine grandchildren; six great- grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and friends. Mr. Espinosa was preceded in death by his wife, Rosalie; daughter, Celina; and granddaughter, Stephanie. Mr. Espinosa was a member of the Catholic Church, a parishioner of Holy Family Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during WWII, Company C, 3rd Engineer Combat Battalion. Mr. Espinosa was the proud owner of Ric's Store on Atrisco for thirty-nine years. He loved Bingo, the Casino, Lobo Basketball, and the L.A. Dodgers. Visitation will be Sunday, May 4, 2014 in the Gabaldon Memorial Chapel from 5:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited at 6:00 p.m. by Carlos Ortega. Final visitation will be Monday, May 5, 2014 from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, 811 Guaymas Place NE (Lomas and Tennessee) with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Christopher Timm II, Frank Timm, Mike Timm, Michael Timm Jr., Ben Timm, and Patrick Volpert. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guestbook. Arrangements by: Gabaldon Mortuary Inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505) 243-7861
DURANTE, DON &Quot;GRUMPY&Quot; SR. 78, a resident of Peralta since 1974, went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 28, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy Durante; children, Don Durante Jr. and wife, Linda, Diana Baird and husband, Bill, Dennis Durante, Dan Durante, Dawn Durante, Dorian Durante and wife, Tracy, and Charles Richards and wife, Mitzie; 15 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren. Don owned and operated Peralta Power Equipment since 1975. He was an active member of Greater Vision Ministries (Hosanna Assemblies of God) as well as a member in good standing with the Los Lunas Gun Club. Mr. Durante was a Boy Scout Leader for many years and owned several Esso/Exxon Service Stations in New Jersey. He enjoyed camping with his family, traveling and riding motorcycles. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held, Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:30am at Westside Family Chapel, 601 Main St., Suite 50, Los Lunas, NM with Pastor's Randy Corley and Tommy Crider, officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
DODSON, BRIAN WADE PH.D. Dr. Brian Wade Dodson, Ph.D. age 60, passed away peacefully in his sleep Saturday, April 5, 2014. He is survived by his wife and the love of his life, Camilla. He is also survived by his Mother, Ruby; his brother, Leonard; his brother's wife, Kim; two nieces, Marian Dodson and Mary Beth McEvoy; and one nephew, Thomas McEvoy. Brian's father, Leonard, predeceased him in death. Brian spent the majority of his working career at Sandia National Laboratories. He was, during the course of his career, a physicist, a manager, a program manager at National Science Foundation, and a Sandia patent agent. After his retirement from Sandia, he worked as a technical consultant and pursued gourmet cooking. He was also well known in the community as a tenor, a musician, and an opera singer performing in a variety of civic light operas and musicals. Brian, to honor Camilla, flew to Ireland to sing the Dalkey Castle and then traveled throughout Europe singing. Brian brought his outstanding tenor voice and quiet dignity to the African American Catholic Community. He loved the music, and he loved to be with the African American Catholic Community. The choir director, Mrs. Louise Davis, lovingly called him IL DIVO. A celebration of Brian's life will be held at Brian and Camilla's home at 12709 Viewcrest Place NE on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 11 am for all Brian and Camilla's friends and colleagues. There will be food, drink and music with which to remember Brian and to share memories.
CASTONGUAY, JOHN D.D.S. John passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 in Aurora, Colorado after complications from lung surgery. His generosity, kind heart, sense of humor and amazing talent were an inspiration to his family and friends. He lived his life with integrity, honesty and love. He was an avid pilot and race car driver. John is survived by his wife and daughter, sisters, in-laws, many nephews and nieces. To celebrate his love of flying, a Memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014, 11:30am, Double Eagle II Airport. "Trailing Winds and Calm Seas...Heaven hit the jackpot in Angels." Memorial contributions may be made to: www.SmileTrain.org, or to www.WoundedWarriorProject.org /donate, or a charity of your choice. Please visit our online guestbook at: www.castlerockfuneral andcremation.com
WILLIAMS, CYNTHIA (CINDY) Cynthia (Cindy) Lynn Williams, age 54, of Albuquerque passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, April 26, 2014. She is survived by her parents Pharis and Geraldine Williams; her sister Debbie Balog; her brothers Tim and David Williams; her children, Daniel Williams, Sada Abila, and Shawn Guthrie; her two grandchildren, Deklan Guthrie and Shevelle Abila; her boyfriend, Steve Hudgins; and her faithful dog, General. Services will be held at Riverside Funeral Home, at 225 San Mateo Blvd., Albuquerque, NM 87108. Visitation will be on Friday (5/2/14) from 6:00p.m. - 7:30p.m., and funeral services on Saturday (5/3/14) from 10:00a.m. - 11:30a.m. A reception will follow at the American Legion, at 11005 Central Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123 from 12:00p.m. - 2:30p.m. In place of flower donations, the family requests that you make a donation to the charity or church of your choice.
VALDEZ, ROSALIE M. Rosalie passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 27, 2014 at home surrounded by her loving family. She fought a long struggle with COPD and other health issues. She was born in Raton, NM on February 5, 1939 and was a graduate of Raton High School, class of 1957. She was a resident of Albuquerque since 1964. Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents, Seferino and Laura Cordova, and brother Joe Cordova. She is survived by her husband Andy Valdez; son Robert Valdez (fiancee Laurel); daughter Debra Valdez (fiancee Stephanie); and grandson Cody Valdez. Rosalie and Andy were high school sweethearts and were married for 54 years. She was a very loving and caring person. She loved her pets and was a long time friend of Bill W. Services will be held at Risen Savior Catholic Community Church, 7701 Wyoming Blvd, NE; Rosary will be recited on Monday, May 5th at 7:00pm; funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, May 6th at 10:00am. Interment will take place at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 7999 Wyoming NE. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in the name of Rosalie Valdez to the Animal Humane Society of New Mexico, 615 Virginia St. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108 or online at: www.animalhumanenm.org
RONDEAU, EDGAR ROGER Edgar Roger Rondeau of Sherwood, Oregon, passed away Friday, April 25, 2014 after a long illness. In his final days he was well cared for by the staff of Marquis Care Center at Newberg, OR. Ed was born the son of Theodore A. and Yvonne C. (LaMontagne) Rondeau on Wednesday, July 8, 1936 in Worcester, MA. Ed was preceded in death by his parents and three siblings and four sisters-in-law. Ed graduated from Nashua High School in Nashua, NH in 1954 and moved with his parents and family to Albuquerque, NM the following year. He attended and graduated from the College of St. Joseph on the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, in 1959. Ed went on to Fordham University in New York City where he completed his masters in Sociology. He then attended Brown University in Rhode Island and earned a second master's degree. Ed returned to Albuquerque where he began a long career in personnel with the Bureau of Indian Affairs which culminated in Portland, OR. He retired from the BIA and raised miniature schnauzer dogs on his land in Sherwood, OR. Ed was a kind and gentle person who wanted to and did help others. He will be missed. Ed is survived by his brother Wilfred and his wife Doris Jean of Huntington Beach, CA; sister Jeanne L. Kabat of Viroqua, WI; brother Raymond H. Rondeau of Albuquerque, NM; brother Thomas Rondeau and wife Connie of Albuquerque; sister Pauline Shepherd of Gilbert, AZ; numerous nephews and nieces; and those who have come to know and appreciate him where he has lived and worked. He also leaves behind a special friend Mike Braddock who has been of great assistance to Ed during these last several years. A Memorial Service will be held on a date and time to be determined. Arrangements are in the care of Newberg Funeral Chapel, a Golden Rule Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.attrells.com