Obituary notices.

Diane Joan Taebel, 81, a resident of Hurley, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at her residence.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Maxine G. Renteria, 67, a resident of Lordsburg, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at De. Sol Medical Center in El Paso, TX.  Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Rosa L. Ramirez, 93, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her family.  Arrrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

Burnetta Dian Lyon, 82, a resident of Silver City, NM entered eternal rest Monday, October 28, 2019 at Gila Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-537-0777.

serna 02Eusevio T. Serna, 80, a resident of Flagstaff, AZ entered eternal rest Saturday, October 19, 2019 at his residence. He was born March 30, 1939 in Silver City, NM to Ricardo P. Serna and Blasa Telles Serna. He started his career on the Black Range lookout towers in 1961. During his long career with the Forest Service he worked in multiple areas, working himself up to management.  Fire was his love and air attack was his passion.

He is survived by a daughter, Catrina Wittekind and husband Kevin of Flagstaff, AZ; two sons, Sevio C. Serna and wife Shellee of Cottonwood, AZ; Michael O. Serna and companion Tamara of Cottonwood, AZ; twelve grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; one brother, Ernie T. Serna and wife Marion of Silver City; three sisters, Rosa Linda Cuevas and husband Ramon of Pinos Altos; Edith Gutierrez and husband Pat of Gila; Mary Ann Valencia of Pinos Altos; two sisters in-law, Ursula Serna and Giesla Serna; two special friends, Gabe Ruiz and Dave Dicob; both residing in Flagstaff, AZ; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

roberts 02William Grant Roberts, 89, a resident of Glenwood, NM entered eternal rest Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at his residence.  He was born April 4, 1930 in Glenwood to William M. Roberts and Emma Kelly Roberts. William proudly served his country with the U.S. Army during the Korean era. 

.Grant’s most important thing in life was his family. He was always willing to do whatever needed to be done for his family and friends. He was quiet, good natured, generous and optimistic with a great sense of humor. He was well known for his practical jokes. He will be missed by all that knew him.

marin 01Erlinda Duran Marin, 92, a resident of Hurley, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at Fort Bayard Medical Center surrounded by her family. She was born December 26, 1926 in Rincon, NM to Tomas Duran and Juanita Lujan Duran. She was affectionately known as "Nana" because she was second mother to her younger siblings. She raised her children and continued to provide childcare for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a dedicated housewife, loving mother and grandmother. Her favorite pastime was going to Bingo and trips to the casino. She had a good circle of friends who joined her at bingo. She loved to cook and bake. She was remembered for making stacks of tortillas for her children and their friends. She was much admired by family for her compassion and Gentle Spirit. She will be dearly missed by all who loved her.

She is survived by her husband of 71 yrs. Genaro J. Marin of the family home; two daughters, Lillian Arsola of Silver City; Doris Marin of Silver City; three sons, George Marin and wife Doris of Silver City; Bernie Marin and companion Teresa Madrid of Bayard; Genaro “Tito” Marin of Silver City; fourteen grandchildren, George, Michelle, Bernie “Sonny”, Amanda, LeAnn, Nolan, Joseph, Genaro III, Steven, Michael, Roque, Lakeisha, Azuriah, and Reagen; seventeen great grandchildren, and ten great great grandchildren; three brothers, Freddy Duran and wife Natalia of Sunland, CA; Sammy Duran and wife Vangie of Albuquerque; Jackie Duran and wife Carol of Phoenix, AZ. She was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Reagen Arsola, her sister, Adelina Holguin, five brothers, Alex, Tomas “Bebito”, Roman, Luis, and Benjamin “Benjie Duran.

Bergin Riddle 85, of Reserve, New Mexico passed away on October 24, 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 http://www.hbrightfuneral.net

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