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Obituaries

Obituary notices.

burk 02Theodore “Ted” C. Burk, 83, a resident of Silver City, NM entered into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at La Posada Mesilla Valley Hospice in Las Cruces, NM following a short battle with cancer. He was born December 30, 1934 in Amarillo, TX to Horton C. Burk and Ina May Hopkins. Ted proudly served his country with the U.S. Army from 1961-1962. He was a member of Gideon International. He served as a Deacon for the First Baptist Church in Central, NM and Silver City. He also was a member of Western NM University Alumni, Grant County Educators, and 25-year teacher at Snell Middle School in the Cobre District. Ted worked most of those years teaching wood shop and after retirement, he was well known for making handmade wooden bowls that he displayed at local art shows. Ted was often praised by his sons and friends for being obedient to the Lord and providing them with spiritual guidance.

Olivia Smith, 83, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Millie’s Assisted Living.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Theodore C. Burk, 83, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at La Posada Mesilla Valley Hospice in Las Cruces, NM.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

grijalva 01Patsy Wood Grijalva, 93, lovingly known as “the Heartbeat of the family”, entered eternal rest Friday, October 26, 2018 at her residence in Bayard, NM surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Pinos Altos, NM to Thomas Jefferson Wood and Pauline Gutierrez. She is survived by five daughters, Florene Andazola (Willie), Pauline Flores (Aurelio), Francine Flores (Steve), Patricia Stone (Joe), Dee Ann Ezell (Wayne); ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband, Adelino I Grijalva Jr. (2004), and one brother, William R. Wood.

Barbara Jaramillo, 86, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Patsy Grijalva, 93, a resident of Bayard, NM entered eternal rest Frida, October 26, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Charles Hartbarger, 77, a resident of Alamogordo, NM entered eternal rest Monday, October 29, 2018 at Fort Bayard Medical Center.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Marie Hurley, 60, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at her residence. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.

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