Obituary notices.

Angelina Whitehurst, 92, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Willow Manor. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.

Manuela Rodriguez, 67, a resident of Lordsburg, NM entered eternal rest on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.

murillo 01Stephanie L. Murillo, 51, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, November 8, 2018 at her residence. She was born July 2, 1967 in Silver City, NM to Gilbert Murillo and Irene Campos. She is survived by her son, Joshua Ryan of Tucson, AZ; three daughters, Alicia Ryan of Tucson, AZ; Krista Neel of Flagstaff, AZ; Alizeah Murillo of Silver City; six grandchildren; her brother, Aaron Murillo and wife Yvonne of Tucson, AZ; her sister, Christine Starr and husband Mike of Silver City. She was preceded in death by one brother, Gabriel Murillo (2018) and her sister, Tricia Sanchez (2016). No service will be held at her request. Cremation will take place at Terrazas Crematory. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels and Crematory “Trusted care for the ones you love” ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit www.terrazasfuneralchapel.com.

Patsy R. Sullivan, 91, a resident of Gila, New Mexico passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at her residence. A Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- Day Saints in Gila, NM at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Interment will follow at Mesa Cemetery in Gila, NM. Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, "Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends", 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, New Mexico, 88061. Remembrances can be made at http://www.brightfuneral.net 

Delores "Dee" Rose Rogers, 93, a resident of Silver City, passed away Monday, November 12. No services are planned. Burial will be in Fort Bayard National Cemetery.

Dee was born July 5, 1925, in Pittsburgh, PA. The family moved to Wisconsin about 1938, and she spent her early years in Neillsville, graduating from high school 1943. She attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, graduating with a degree in education in 1946. She taught in St. Croix Falls, WI, returned to Madison and married Frank Rogers June 3, 1946, celebrating their 71st wedding anniversary in 2018 in their home in Silver City. Survivors are husband Frank M. Rogers, Silver City; son James C. Rogers, Titusville FL; and daughter Kathleen Dee Cummins, Midlothian VA; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Mrs. Rogers taught over 20 years teaching Spanish in Washington High School, Two Rivers, WI.

Cremation will take place at Terrazas Crematory. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels and Crematory “Trusted care for the ones you love” ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit www.terrazasfuneralchapel.com.

chavezIrene A. Chavez, 29, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Kindred Hospital in El Paso, TX. She was born October 2, 1989 in Long Beach, CA to James C. Chavez and Anna R. Alvarado. She is survived by her mother, Anna R. Chavez of Silver City; Step-Dad, Lazaro Dominguez of Silver City; two sisters, Ramona Frequez and husband Alex of Lakewood, CO; Josephine Sapien and husband Aaron of Silver City; maternal grandparents, Robert and Irene Alvarado of Silver City; uncles and aunts, Ymelda Alvarado, (Arcenio McDonald), Joey Chavez, Sylvia Chavez, Robert and Lydia Rodriguez, Elva and Gilbert Ojinaga, Dalia Marquez (Elias); nieces and nephews, Esperanza, Makayla, Mia, Cruzito, Angel, Aileen, Vanessa, and Isaac. She was preceded in death by her father, paternal grandparents, Joseph and Helen Chavez.

espinosaAlbert P. Espinosa, 88, of Silver City, New Mexico, passed away on Friday, November 9, 2018, at home in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2018, with the Rosary at 8:30 a.m. at the St. Francis Newman Center followed by Mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment will be at Fort Bayard National Cemetery at 11:00 a.m.

He was born July, 1930, in Silver City to Jesus Espinosa and Refugia Pena. He married Gregoria Hernandez on April 27, 1957, whom he was married to for 58 years, who also went home to the Lord in July 2015.

Delores “Dee” Rogers, 93, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Monday, November 12, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

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