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- 06/25/14--00:00: _Obituary for BOONE
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for VIGIL
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for SERRANO
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for SCANLON
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for SANCHEZ
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for PEREA
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for PADILLA
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for MOYA
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for MARTINEZ
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for MACKIE
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for LODDY
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for LACASS...
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for KLINELINE
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for KIRKLAND
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for JENNINGS
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for GULIFORD
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for GROLEAU
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for GARCIA
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for GALLEGOS
- 06/26/14--00:00: _Obituary for ELFNER
- 06/25/14--00:00: Obituary for BOONE
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for VIGIL
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for SERRANO
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for SCANLON
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for SANCHEZ
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for PEREA
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for PADILLA
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for MOYA
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for MARTINEZ
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for MACKIE
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for LODDY
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for LACASSAGNE
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for KLINELINE
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for KIRKLAND
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for JENNINGS
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for GULIFORD
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for GROLEAU
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for GARCIA
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for GALLEGOS
- 06/26/14--00:00: Obituary for ELFNER
BOONE, HAROLD G. 11/11/1934 - 6/21/2014 Harold G. Boone was born in Eureka, KS on November 11, 1934 to parents Rollin and Inez Boone. He proudly served his nation in the US Army and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. Harold was educated at Baker University and earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University. He was an avid and talented sports participant, coach and fan having influenced countless numbers of kids. Harold served on the school board while raising his children and later organized and served as President for the baseball association. He was an amazing father, providing a firm yet truly kind, gentle environment where his children could explore and thrive. Harold was a loving husband, father and grandfather that will be remembered by all who met him as a fair, soft spoken man of integrity that always had time to listen and provide his thoughts to consider, which most often turned out to be right on target. Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Dorothy Rae Boone of Longview, TX; his brother: Larry Murphy Boone and wife Dorothy Boone of Tucson, AZ; his children: Diana Rae Otto and David Ritter of Independence, MO, Teresa Lynn Mize and husband Thomas of Tatum, TX, Leonard Rex Boone and wife Jenny of Denver, CO, Patricia Lou Schmidtlein and husband David of Topeka, KS, and John Thomas Boone and wife Khristine of Albuquerque, NM. He is also survived by his grandchildren: Lauren Heather Otto and Dustin Everett of Olathe, KS, Joshua Nathan Mize and wife Samantha of Rowlett, TX, Colby Rollin Mize of Lake Cherokee, TX, Kate Lynn Boone of Denver, CO, Samantha Renea Boone of Denver, CO, John Thomas Boone II USAFA, Colorado Springs, CO, Alexis Anne Boone of Albuquerque, NM, Carly Rae Schmidtlein of Topeka, KS, Jonathan David Schmidtlein of Topeka, KS, Stephen Joel Whitehouse of Denver, CO, and James David Whitehouse of Idaho Falls, ID; great-grandchildren: Marley Ashtyn Everett of Olathe, KS, and Easton Allen Schmidtlein of Topeka, KS; and by a close family friend, Stephen Eugene Hodge of Ft. Worth, TX. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM Wednesday, June 25, 2014 in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home of Longview. Mr. Boone passed away on Saturday evening at his home in Longview. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM at the funeral home. The family request that in lieu of flowers, memorial donation be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105, or at www.stjude.org. A memorial guestbook may be signed online at www.raderfh.com.
VIGIL, MINNIE L. Passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014. Services are pending. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services - Alameda Mortuary 9420 Fourth St. NW Albuquerque, NM 87114 505-898-3160
SERRANO, ANSELMO Anselmo "Al" Serrano, age 80, went to be with the Lord on June 24, 2014. He is predeceased by his parents: Leandro and Eva Serrano; brothers: Bill and George Serrano; and grandson Evan Sandoval. Anselmo is survived by his wife of 44 years Sadie Serrano; daughters: Trinny and Agustin Aragon, Tina De La Luz and partner Marian Berg, Leona and Juan Martinez, Theresa and Larwrence Smith, Michelle and John A. Padilla, Eva and Robert Sandoval, Andrea Serrano, and Kimberly Rodriguez; sister Frances Madrid; 17 grandchildren nine great- grandchildren; and many special nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be: Carlos Garcia, Robert Sellars, Tomas Giron, James Sellars, Antonio Tafoya, and Rodolfo Rodriguez. Honorary Pallbearers will be all of his grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Anselmo served two terms as a state representative, and is a U.S Army Veteran. Anselmo's Life Celebration will begin on Friday, June 27 at St. Therese Catholic Church 3424 4th St NW 87107. Visitation will be at 5:00 p.m., followed by a Rosary at 6:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be Saturday, June 28 at 9:00 a.m., at St. Therese with a burial to follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Please visit Anselmo's online guestbook at www.Reflectionoflife.com REFLECTIONS Funerals & Life Celebrations 2400 Washington Street NE 884-5777
SCANLON, MARIANGELA &Quot;MARI&Quot; Age 83, died on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, due to complications related to lymphoma. She was born on January 3, 1931 in Albuquerque. She was married in 1956 to Jerry Scanlon of Dawson, New Mexico, who survives her; along with seven devoted children; and 18 grandchildren. A Rosary will be held at Aquinas Newman Center on Friday, June 27, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held also at The Newman Center on Saturday 28, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Burial will take place at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe on Monday, June 30, 2014, at 9:45 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, www.lls.org. Please visit our online guestbook for Mari at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
SANCHEZ, CLARA Clara Sanchez, 78 years of age and currently of Albuquerque, NM, went to be with the Lord on June 22, 2014. Clara was born in Mogollon, NM, in 1936 and lived most of her life in Hurley and Albuquerque, NM. Clara was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Victorina Soto and three brothers. Clara is survived by husband of 54 years Mike Sanchez; her son Michael Sanchez and wife Gina and granddaughter Mikeyla; her daughter, Victoria Sanchez and her grandson Leighton Stewart. Other survivors are her eight brothers and five sisters. They are Edward Soto and wife Lupe, Richard Soto and wife Naomi, Joe Soto, Ernie Soto and wife Barbara, Tony Soto and wife Vellia, Frank Soto and wife Rosa, Ray Soto and wife Bertha, Chris Soto and wife Hilda. Clara's sisters are Josie Trujillo and husband Eddie, Gloria Cano and husband Phillip, Rita Hardy and husband Jim, Reyna Soto, and many nephews and nieces. Clara was a member of the Albuquerque Heights Church of Christ. Clara's memorial services are scheduled for Friday, June 27, 2014 at 6:00pm, 7801 Zuni Rd SE, Albuquerque, NM.
PEREA, RUBEN MICHAEL Passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014. To view service information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services Alameda Mortuary 9420 Fourth St. NW Albuquerque, NM 87114 505-898-3160
PADILLA, ERNIE Ernie Padilla, age 51, passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014. He was born in Phoenix, Arizona on October 14, 1962 and was a resident of Los Lunas since 1974. He loved the outdoors, walking, and time with his family. He was adored by his nieces and nephews and everyone who knew him, could tell you stories of his kindness. He was preceded in death by his father, Eloy Padilla Sr., nephews Michael Montiel and baby Jaime Andujo. Ernie is survived by his mother Rosemary Padilla; his brother Eloy Padilla and his wife Hue; his brother Sam Padilla; sister Yolanda Vialpando and her husband Mike; his sister Barbara Chambers and her husband Norman; brother Troy Padilla and his wife Tammy; his sister Marcy Gonzales and her husband Mike; and many loving nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Westside Family Chapel in Los Lunas, 601 Main St. NE, 505-866-0621. Arrangements are being handled by Riverside Funeral Home of Los Lunas, 505-565-1700.
MOYA, ABENICIO (BENNY) F. age 85, born in Tome NM, a resident of Albuquerque, passed away Monday, June 23, 2014, Mr. Moya is survived by his children, Larry Moya, Johnny A. Moya and wife, Darlene, Jo Ann Barela and husband, Ambrosio Sr.; six grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Flora Moya; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Mr. Moya was preceded in death by his wife, Delia Moya; daughter-in-law, Eileen; grandson, Adrian; sisters, Felicita and Priscilla; brothers, Gilbert and Arturo. Visitation will be Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 5415 Fortuna NW with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. Final visitation will be Friday, June 27, 2014 at the Church from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Pallbearers will be Johnny Moya Jr., Louis Moya, Antoinette Jojola, Jessica Gonzales, Leon Moya and Ambrosio Barela Jr. Private burial will follow at a later date. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guestbook. Arrangements by: Gabaldon Mortuary Inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505) 243-7861
MARTINEZ, ELMER C. Age 55, a resident of Albuquerque, born and raised in Chimayo, passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gerbacio and Sabinta Martinez; brothers, Billy and Gerald Martinez all of Chimayo. As a young man he enjoyed cruising the streets of Espanola and Albuquerque. He enjoyed fishing, camping, painting and working with wood (carpentry). He loved to take long walks along the bosque better known to his grandchildren as "Around the World". Mr. Martinez was survived by his wife, Teresa Martinez of Albuquerque; children, Charmaine Martinez and fiancee Manuel Cordova, Cynthia Martinez and husband Clyde Cordova, Eric Martinez and wife Marlene Ronquillo-Martinez, Eugene Martinez and girlfriend Angelica Trujillo all of Albuquerque; 14 grandchildren, who were his whole world; godchildren, Andrea Romero and Thomas Fernandez; in-laws and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. A Rosary will be recited on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Chimayo. A second Rosary will be recited on Monday, June 30, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Therese of the Infant Catholic Church in Albuquerque. Honorary pallbearers named will be: Ariana, Brielle and Diego Martinez, Jonathan Gutierrez, Athena, Lailah and Raelynn Martinez, Dominic Ronquillo, Kieran, Tristan and Cahalyn Cordova, MJ, Alyssa and Jacob Cordova, Andrea Romero and Thomas Fernandez. The family of Elmer C. Martinez has entrusted their loved one to DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley. 505-747-7477 - www.devargasfuneral.com
MACKIE, DANIEL E., CPA Daniel Earl Mackie, 77, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, was suddenly called home to our Lord on June 20, 2014 in Albuquerque, NM. He was surrounded by his loving family as he embarked on his journey. Daniel is survived by his wife of 57 years, Eugenia Carol Mackie. He served honorably in the US Air Force where, at Cannon AFB in Clovis, NM he met Eugenia, his soul mate, and married May 27, 1957. They recently celebrated their 57th anniversary. He is also survived by his children Lisa Mackie (Maryland), Linda Mackie (Albuquerque) and Mark Mackie (Atlanta); his four loving grandchildren, Gavin Grant, Alexis Holwerda, Spencer Mackie, Griffin Mackie and his brother Dennis Mackie and wife Patricia of Nebraska. Daniel's parents Neva and Homer, his brother Bill, his sisters Peggy, Betty and Mildred plus his in-laws Grady and Ernestine Tucker were waiting for him in heaven. Daniel was the owner of Mackie & Company and co-owner of Mackie, Reid & Company, Certified Public Accountants for most of his adult life. In November 2013, Dad was honored with a "50 Years of Excellence" award from the NM Society of CPA's. Dan's heart and soul went into building the business to where it was when he recently semi-retired. Dan also leaves behind those friends, associates, and clients that meant so much to him. His love and devotion to his family is what will be most remembered. As Dan would say, my number is up I won't be far away, for life goes on. You've received my wisdom. I know you will carry on. A CELEBRATION OF DANIEL'S LIFE will be held at the FRENCH - Lomas on Sunday, June 29, 2014. A public viewing will be from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm, the Celebration from 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm and a reception with Dan's favorite cookout BBQ from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. We look forward to meeting friends, clients and everyone who has been touched by Dan in some way. Please come share your story in our celebration of his wonderful, inspirational and amazing life. In keeping with Dan's credo of compassion for one another, a scholarship fund for declared future CPA candidates has been established in his name. Please send your donation, with our thanks, to the DANIEL E. MACKIE, CPA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND, c/o Mackie Reid & Company, 4001 Indian School Rd. NE, Suite 110, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Scholarship selection will be in conjunction with the NM Society of CPA's. Please visit our online guest book for Daniel at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - Lomas 10500 Lomas Blvd. NE (505) 275-3500
LODDY, VIDAL age 98, born in Lindrith, NM and a resident of Albuquerque, passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Mr. Loddy is survived by his niece, Luisa M. Chavez; his nephew, Nigel Montano and wife, Edna; several nieces, nephews, and friends. Mr. Loddy was preceded in death by wife, Antonia Loddy; son, Charley; nephew, Joe M. Chema Chavez; brothers, Fred Loddy, Bob Loddy, and George (Guy) Loddy; sisters, Rita Brooks, Charlotte Loddy and Emma Loddy. Visitation will be Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in the Gabaldon Memorial Chapel with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. by Patricia Muniz-Roberts. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, June 27, 2014 at St. Edwin Catholic Church, 2105 Barcelona SW at 12:00 p.m., Father William Sanchez, presider. Interment will follow at San Jose de Armijo Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Vincent Chavez, Bruce Chavez, Pierre Arrossa, Carlos Chavez, Joe Montano and Nigel Montano. Honorary pallbearers will be Fabian Montano Jr., Art Aragon, Don Delgado, Raymond Sandoval, Elfego Aranda and Eddie Sanchez. A special thanks to the staff of the Sandra Green's House and Presbyterian Hospice. Please visit www.gabaldonmortuaryinc.com to sign the online guest book. Arrangements by: Gabaldon Mortuary inc. 1000 Old Coors Dr. SW (505)243-7861
LACASSAGNE, CONNIE Consuelo (Connie) Lacassagne was born February 4, 1928 in Santa Fe, NM to Melinda Delgado Lacassagne and Paul Lacassagne who predeceased her. She went to be with the Lord on June 22, 2014. She was predeceased by her sisters: Adelina Fresquez, Isabel Ortiz, Josina Romero, Lucy McCachren, Tessie Romero and their spouses. Connie is survived by sisters: Frances Ortiz, and Viola Manzanares and husband, Horace. Connie was very special to and much loved by the family of Gloria and Brian Wells. Connie's Life Celebration will begin with a Visitation on Thursday, June 26th from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., immediately followed by a Rosary, at 6:00 p.m. in the Reflection of Life Chapel (Washington and Cutler NE). A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, June 27 at 10:30 a.m., at Annunciation Catholic Church, 2532 Vermont NE followed by Interment at Rosario Cemetery in Santa Fe. The family would like to thank the staff of Ambercare Hospice and Sandia Vista Home for all the wonderful care given to Connie. Please visit Connie's online guestbook at www.Reflectionoflife.com REFLECTIONS Funerals & Life Celebrations 2400 Washington Street NE 884-5777
KLINELINE, LILION Lilion Marksbury-Powell-Klineline age 99, passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014 in Albuquerque. Services will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014, 9:00 a.m., at Heights First Church of the Nazarene, 8401 Paseo Del Norte Blvd. NE. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may visit FRENCH - University, Friday, June 27, 2014, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bonita Park, HC 71, Box 1159, Capitan, NM 88316 or University Heights UMC, 2210 Silver Ave. SE 87106. Please visit our online guestbook for Lilion at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
KIRKLAND, KARIN Karin passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 23rd. She was and is much loved and will be missed by her family, husband Russ of 53 years; daughters Lee Ann and Dana; sons-in-law Patrick and John; granddaughters Holly and Hillary; and her sister, Jane and her family; as well as countless dear friends. Karin was born in Morgantown, WV. She graduated from McKeesport High School in McKeesport, and attended Grove City College, both in PA. Russ and Karin moved to Socorro in 1979 to operate the Sears catalogue store, and Karin subsequently owned and operated the JC Penney catalogue store. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church, and had passions for gardening, jewelry making, and animal welfare. She volunteered with APAS and worked at the Socorro city animal shelter. Services will be held Saturday, June 28th at 11:00am at the First Presbyterian Church in Socorro. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Animal Humane Society would be appreciated.
JENNINGS, BETTE JOAN &Quot;JO&Quot; Age 92, peacefully passed on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at home in Albuquerque, NM. She is survived by her brother, Ralph Rider and sister-in-law, Betty; and her children, Michael Jennings and daughter-in-law, Gwen, Patrick Jennings, Maureen Gonzales, and Bruce McIntosh, and Barbara Jennings. Known as "Granny" to many, she adored her nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren, who were her pride and joy. She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph and son, Richard "Tim." Raised in Chickasha, Oklahoma, she met her airman sweetheart while working at the Chickasha Field US Army Air Force training school and later they married. As a supportive military wife, she moved with her husband during his 21 years of service from San Antonio to Alaska. They eventually chose New Mexico as home. At her core, Jo was an artist putting her unique style and creativity into everything that she did. She was a vibrant potter who contributed to the developing art community in NM, a painter, seamstress extraordinaire, and a piano player. She was a wonderfully true friend, incredibly considerate of animals, and renowned for her stories and her luck in the casinos. Generosity and kindness were among her traits and there was always room at her table and a bed for the weary. She was courageous and curious and lived to experience everything from the first automobiles to iPads. An expert gardener, cook, and fearless driver (in all conditions), she enjoyed collecting wooden Nutcrackers and putting them on display at Christmas. A natural teacher, she loved to school anyone on everything from biscuit baking to the species of birds at her feeders. During her later years in Chama, she became especially protective of the bears that came down in search of food. Jo had many wonderful caregivers to whom the family is deeply grateful. The last few years she lived at home with her granddaughter, Jillian who provided her great care, unending love and peace to the end. There will be an interment at the Santa Fe National Cemetery in Santa Fe on Friday, June 27, 2014, 12:45 p.m. and a reception following at 3001 Betatakin Circle, Santa Fe. There will be a reception in Albuquerque on Saturday, June 28, 2014, 2:00 p.m., at 4161 Chama NE. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be made to Land of Enchantment Wildlife Foundation, Espanola, NM. Please visit our online guestbook for Jo at www.FrenchFunerals.com FRENCH - University 1111 University Blvd NE 505-843-6333
GULIFORD, ERNEST A. Ernest Alvin Guliford was born on July 09, 1938 to loving parents, Lazelle Guliford Sr. and Virginia Lona Thompson in Great Bend, Kansas. Ernie is the fourth eldest of 15 children. On Friday, June 20, 2014, Ernest made his transition. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lazelle Guliford SR., Virginia Lona Thompson Guliford, and siblings Carson Guliford, Rhonda Guliford, Lawrence Udell Guliford. Family Visitation will be held on, Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 1pm- 4pm at Daniels Family Funeral Services-Carlisle Chapel, 3113 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 6pm at New Hope Full Gospel Baptist Church, with Bishop David Cooper Officiating. Burial will be on Monday, June 30, 2014 at Santa Fe National Cemetery. To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 3113 Carlisle Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87110 505-884-1188
GROLEAU, SHIRLEY A. Age 78, passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 2400 Southern Blvd Rio Rancho, NM 87124 505-891-9192
GARCIA, DAVID (CHUTE/JR) AND ROSE M. Both age 83, passed at home within 86 hours of each other in the loving arms of their five daughters (dolls): Dorothy Montoya, Diana Baumgardner, husband Robert, Danette Peavy, husband Keith, Denise Villanueva, husband Andy, and Dina Benavidez. They were blessed with 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. David and Rose were married over 61 years and resided in Albuquerque. David served in the Army for three years and was stationed in Germany during the Korean war. He retired from the US Postal Service, after 38 years. Rose was a loving housewife. "God will link the broken chain as one by one we meet again. In our hearts they will always stay, loved and remembered everyday". Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 28th at Holy Family Church, 562 Atrisco Drive, SW. Visitation at 8:00 a.m., Rosary to follow at 8:30 a.m., Mass at 9:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery. In memory of our parents & in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Heritage Home Healthcare and Hospice, 3721 Rutludge Rd., NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109. We are truly appreciative and forever grateful for the care and compassion they provided our family.
GALLEGOS, HORACIO Horacio Gallegos passed away on June 22, 2014 at the age of 68. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Mary Rose; daughters Michelle and husband David Ocana, Ivonne and husband Rene Garfio, Leticia Gallegos; and grandchildren Leila Ocana, Elena and Ross Garfio. He retired from Abq Publishing in 2012 after 41 years. Funeral services will be held at French Mortuary, 1111 University Blvd, on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Interment following at Sunset Memorial Park, 924 Menaul Blvd NE. There will be a memorial discourse on Saturday, July 5th at 5:00 p.m. Kingdom hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 8600 Los Volcanes Rd. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87121.
ELFNER, GERTI Gerti Elfner, born May 29, 1924, in Pforzheim, Germany, left this world on June 19, 2014, in Tucson, AZ. Survived by son Eric in Seattle, son Axel and daughter-in-law Leslie in Tucson. Dedicated wife & mother, she survived the world's worst and appreciated the world's best. Good, smart, strong, decent, honest. She came to America in 1955 with nothing, ran a successful automotive repair shop with husband, Hermann, and made a good life for her family in Albuquerque, NM. She was loved, and she will be missed. Rest in peace, mom - you did well, and you've given enough.