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Obituaries

Obituary notices.

ray dimatteo rsRaymond Ray DiMatteo, 61, Deming resident passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital.

Raymond was born July 6, 1956 to Rosemary Fresquez and Geronimo DiMatteo in Las Cruces.

He is survived by ex-wife, JoAnn DiMatteo; 3 brothers, Michael Estrada, Jesse and James Sedillo; 4 sisters, Mary DiMatteo, Leticia Flores, Delilah Casillas and Sonia Rivera. He was preceded in death by parents and son, Raymond DiMatteo.

No service will take place. Cremation has been entrusted to Baca's Mimbres Crematory.

trisha laney rsLatrisha C. "Trisha" Laney, 39, longtime Deming resident left this earth Monday, July 31, 2017 in Deming.

Trisha was born on January 8, 1978 in Willcox, AZ to Walter Creach and Amanda Arnold. At the time of her death she was employed at the Adobe Deli in Deming. She adored her job and brought a smile to everyone she met. She had a love for all animals and had the biggest heart you could ever imagine. She brought her love and genuine smile to everyone in her life or could have ever met. She was a one of kind girl. She was engaged to her fiancé, Jason Speir. Together they enjoyed their bike runs around Deming and spending time with family. Her nieces and nephews she treated them as her own. She loved them dearly with all her heart.

Trisha leaves behind, with loving memories, her fiancé, Jason Speir of Deming; 2 brothers, Ethan C. Holly and Albert Creach; 2 sisters, Dorinda Holly and Charlene Creach Brown; 3 nieces, Kaleigh Chabra, Makia Payne and Kendra Holly; 4 nephews, Sheldon Chabra, Christopher Arnold, Drue and Mason Payne. She also leaves behind numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents Walter L. Creach and Amanda C. Bush; 3 sisters, Lithea and Tashena Arnold and Charlotte Price; brother, Travis Arnold; Stepfather, James Bush, niece and nephew Jarrod Holly and Tahnee Perez; husband, James Laney.

She will truly be missed by all. But her smile and memory will always be in our hearts.

Cremation has been entrusted to Baca’s Mimbres Crematory and tributes will be extended at a later date.

An Bartel, 68, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Mt. View Regional Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM.

Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

raymundo esquivias rsRaymundo A. Esquivias, 81, longtime Deming resident passed away Saturday July 29, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces.

Visitation will be Friday August 4, 2017 at 9 o'clock in the morning at Saint Ann's Catholic Church with a rosary to follow at 10 o'clock led by Eddie & Guillermina Diaz. Mass of the Christian Burial will begin at 11 o'clock in the morning at Saint Ann's Catholic Church. Concluding services and interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Father Manuel Ibarra will officiate.

Raymundo was born March 15, 1936 to Maria Alvillar and Enrique Esquivias in Palomas, Chihuahua, Mexico. He married the love of his life, Esther A. Canaba on July 6, 1968 in Tipton, California. He worked on the drilling rigs in the uranium exploration in Northern New Mexico during the 1960's and 1970's and moved to Deming in 1971. Raymundo worked for Southern Pacific Railroad and retired after 30 years in 2001. He was a member of Saint Ann's Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, St. Ann's Men's Club and Cursillistas.

george miller rsGeorge R. Miller, 93, of Silver City passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 at Gila Regional Medical Center.

A Graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm, Monday, August 7, 2017 at the Fort Bayard National Cemetery, Pastor Doug Ferris will be officiating.

George was born March 8, 1924 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to John and Mabel Miller. He graduated from New Richmond High School in 1942.

Joshua James Ray Mohr, 38, a resident of Hurley, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Gila Regional Medical Center.

Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Olivia Lewis, 80, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Mateo Munoz Galarza, 6, a resident of Juarez, Mex. entered eternal rest on Monday, July 31, 2017 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital.

Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.

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