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Former Angel Fire resident Isabella Howitt Neff died peacefully on May 22 at her home in Lima, N.Y. with family gathered around.
Jan. 15, 1965 to Feb. 8, 2011
Vernie Byron Adams, Jr. was born July 20, 1931 in Raton, NM. Vernie went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2014. He was the son of Vernie Byron Adams and Emma Beatrice (Hardestey) Adams.
Teodoro “Ted” Trujillo died Nov. 19 in Pueblo, Colo. at age 82. He was born on Jan. 31, 1931 in Capulin to Claudio Secundino Trujillo and Josephita Cruz-Trujillo. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Gilberto and Gustavo Trujillo, and his son Manuel “Billy” Trujillo. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Lillian L. Trujillo, and his four children: John Trujillo and wife Bernadette, Teddy Trujillo and wife Kathy, Bobby Trujillo and Theresa Gonzales and husband Paul. He is also survived by his 11 grandchildren: John Trujillo, Daryl Trujillo, Diana Trujillo and fiancée Tyler, Shannon Pierce and husband Casey, Angel Trujillo and companion David, Joey Trujillo and companion Sara, Esequiel Trujillo and companion Alisha, Abbigail Duran, Michael Duran, Eric Martinez and Cody Trujillo; his two great-grandchildren: Tristan Pierce and Adkin Trujillo; one brother: Arturo Trujillo and wife Elaine; one sister: Ernestina Morlan and companion Joe; one sister-in-law: Alice Trujillo; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Howard Warren Barker, 93, passed away Sunday (Nov. 7) at his home in Pinewood, outside of Beaumont Texas.
June 29, 1923 - Feb. 11, 2016 James Richard "Jim" Nichols died on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, as a result of multiple health issues. He was...
Nimpha J. Garcia, 87, died Oct. 27 in Denton, Texas. She was born June 29, 1926 in Mora, the daughter of Jose E. and Maclobia Valdez-Lucero. Nimpha had worked for many years as a nurse, school councilor and homemaker. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Clovis and the Third Order of the Catholic Church.
Steven Ryan Oliver, professional engineer and former math and science teacher at Moreno Valley High School, died July 10 at the Veterans Hospital in Albuquerque. He would have been 67 Aug. 7.
A memorial service will be held for Betsy Block at the Brandenburg House Community Center, Taos Retirement Village, Saturday (July 25), at 2 p.m.