John M. Walker 83 of Silver City, New Mexico passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019. A Graveside Service will be held at Fort Bayard National Cemetery on Friday December 6, 2019 at 11:00am. Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, "Traditonal Services and Care for your family and friends," 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM 88061. Phone 575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made at http://www.hbrightfuneral.net
Jose Onesimo Jacquez, 59, a resident of Lordsburg, NM entered eternal rest Saturday, November 30, 2019 at his residence. He was born December 20, 1959 in Juan Aldama, Zacatecas, Mexico to Jose Onesimo Romero and Guadalupe Briseño Jacquez. He is survived by one son, Jose Jacquez of Lordsburg; two daughters, Miriam Jacquez and companion Daniel Rodriguez of Lordsburg; Jeanette Jacquez of Lordsburg; six grandchildren, Jaycee, Zeke, Vivianna, Aubree, Natalia, and Ilyana; one brother, Santiago Briseño and wife Alicia. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Genaro Jacquez.
Harry “Rocky” Hildebrand, 74, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Sunday, December 1, 2019 at his home with his family. He lost his battle with cancer; but was home where he wanted to be. Rocky was born November 26, 1945 in Bend, Oregon. He and his family came to Grant County in 1986. He was very proud of his 34-year career with the U.S. Forest Service. He loved the outdoors, the work he did there, hunting, fishing, and exploring.
Manuel (Manny) D. Alvarado, 76, a resident of Bayard, NM entered eternal rest Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Gila Regional Medical Center. He was born December 9, 1942 in Casa Grandes, Chihuahua Mexico to Fernando R. Alvarado and Esperanza De La Torre Alvarado. Manny graduated from Cobre High School where he played basketball and baseball. He continued to be active in fastpitch softball and bowling as an adult.
Robin Denise Acosta, 59, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Friday, November 29, 2019 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.
Susan Marie Kozubek, 65, a resident of Deming, NM entered eternal rest on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at Mimbres memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070.
Jose Antonio Mora Vaca, 60, a resident of Palomas, Mexico entered eternal rest on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Mimbres Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Terrazas Funeral Chapels ~ 575-546-0070
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