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Obituaries

Obituary notices.

Lupe Ramirez 83, of Lordsburg, New Mexico passed away June 7, 2019. Bright/Lordsburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, “Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends.” 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, New Mexico phone #575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made atwww.hbrightfuneral.net

Robert Peña, 28, entered eternal rest Saturday, June 1, 2019 in Las Cruces, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Priscilla L. Catanach, 83, a resident of Las Cruces, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Mesilla Valley Hospice-La Posada in Las Cruces, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Sierra Cruz Lopez, 17, of Gila Hot Springs, New Mexico passed away June 3, 2019. Services are pending with Bright Funeral Home, "Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends", 210 W. College Ave. Silver City, New Mexico, 575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made at www.hbrightfuneral.net

Carroll Dwayne Littlefield 78, of Rodeo, New Mexico passed away May 31, 2019. 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 phone #575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made at www.hbrightfuneral.net

Beatrice M. Redmond 102, of Silver City, NM passed away on June 5, 2019 at the Silver City Care Center. Beatrice was born in Medina, New York. She loved bowling and horses. She became a fine welder during World War II in Lockhart, New York for Harrison Radiator. She later moved to Tucson, Arizona for 35 years and continued to weld for Hughes, all while fulfilling her everyday hobby of bowling and winning multiple championships until the age of 95.

Reynaldo Rodriguez Castillo, 66, a resident of Fierro, NM entered eternal rest Monday, June 3, 2019 in Silver City, NM. He was born September 21, 1952 in Santa Rita, NM to Luis Castillo and Socorro Rodriguez Castillo. He is survived by Stella Prieto and husband Marcelino of Silver City; three sons, James Castillo of Arenas Valley; Ernest Lopez of Bayard; Michael Lopez of Bayard; three daughters, Carrie Ann Hernandez and husband Albert Jr. of Las Cruces; Tina Morales and husband Mark of Las Cruces; Lyanna Castillo and companion Brittany Vigil of Silver City; ten grandchildren; two great grandchildren; four brothers, Pasqual Castillo of Mimbres; Danny Castillo of Hanover; Joe Castillo of Hanover; Vicente Castillo and wife Maria of Hanover; one sister, Margaret Marquez and husband George of Hanover.  

unnamed 1Calvin C. Watkins, 95, of Silver City, New Mexico passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 in El Paso, Texas. A private burial will be held at a later date. He was born in Atlanta, Kentucky. Calvin is survived by one sister, Sandra Seay; brother-in-law Dexter; niece Sherry Zufelt, and her son Jacob; one nephew Albert Seay, and his son Jason. He is preceded in death by his parents, Riley R. Watkins and Lettie Chestnut.

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