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Obituaries

Obituary notices.

ruben valdespinoRuben Rosario Valdespino, 92, a lifelong resident of Deming passed away Saturday September 8, 2018 in the comfort of his home.

Visitation will be Sunday afternoon, September 16, 2018 from 4 to 6 at Baca’s Funeral Chapel where a rosary will begin at 6 o’clock.  Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday September 17, 2018 at 2 o’clock in the afternoon at St. Ann Catholic Church with Fr. Josh Duplissey officiating.  Concluding services with honors will follow at Mt. View Cemetery.

joseph sitler rsOn Friday September 7, 2018 a brave man, JOSEPH  HENRY SITLER, 73 lost his life at Mt. View Regional Medical Center in Las Cruces due to Heart Disease and complications exacerbated by agent orange.

bernice treviso rsBernice Trevizo entered eternal rest on July 24, 2018 in Colorado Springs, CO.

She was born December 29, 1957.

She was a devoted Catholic who was very involved with the church and LULAC (National Woman of the Year).

bryce 04Honorable veteran, dedicated husband, loving father, and shepherd of all of God’s creatures, Andrew Wallace Bryce, of Mimbres, New Mexico, previously of Marlboro, Vermont, died on September 8, 2018. He was born in Bayonne, NJ on August 30, 1930, the son of Scottish parents who came to America in June of 1923, via Canada.

A child of the Great Depression, he came of age during WWII, quitting High School at sixteen and cajoling his reluctant mother into “fixing” his enlistment papers so he could “join up” in the US Army. That was in December of 1945, following an earlier fiasco in joining the US Navy. It was a time when the country was still celebrating the victories over Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan, and the US Military had relaxed its rigorous combat training and reduced the enlistment time of volunteers to 18 months.

Antoinette Mary Weatherwax, 96, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at her residence. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.

Andrew Wallace Bryce, 90, a resident of San Lorenzo, NM entered eternal rest Saturday, September 8, 2018 at his residence. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

sam mullins rsSamuel Mullins, 65, Deming resident entered eternal rest Tuesday September 4, 2018 at Willow Manor Assisted Living Facility.

Samuel was born April 11, 1953 in Tucson, Arizona to Emily Bunch and Audie Mullins.

florencia quezada rsFlorencia Quezada, 94, Columbus resident passed away Thursday August 30, 2018 at her home.

Services will take place in Ascencion, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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