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Monday, June 19, 2017
Windthorst; five daughters, Thelma Vieth and husband, Bobby of Odessa, Pearl Middleton of Ft. Worth, Anna Marie Pennartz and husband Robert Smith of Wichita Falls, Teresa Warner of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Neysa Colvin and husband, Steven of Weatherford; six sons, David Pennartz of Loving, Allen and wife, Clydene of Wichita Falls, Ralph Pennartz and wife, Nancy of Wichita Falls, Joseph Pennartz and wife, Julie of Windthorst, Troy Pennartz of Wichita Falls, and Roy Pennartz of Windthorst; one sister, Helen O’Niel of Florida; twenty-six grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by two sons, Clyde and Bruce; two daughters-in-law, Frances Pennartz and Neoma Pennartz; five sisters and four brothers.The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Road, Wichita Falls, Texas 76310 or the American Red Cross Blood Center 1809 5th Street, Wichita Falls, Texas 76301.Read or Share this story: http://wtrne.ws/2sHDDFy...Saturday, June 10, 2017
North VernonLouis Chandler Johnson, 78, of North Vernon, died at 2:24 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at his residence.He is survived by sons, David Louis (Phyllis) Roybal of Clovis, New Mexico and Scott Johnson of North Vernon; daughters, Deborah (Harrison Combs) DeLaGarza of Houston, Texas, Colleen Simpson and Tammy Lehman, both of North Vernon; sister, Juanita Singleton of Vernon; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris E. Pacheco; and son, Martin E. Johnson.A funeral service for Mr. Johnson will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Sunday at the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon with the Rev. Mark Sorrels officiating. Family and friends may call from 3 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home on Sunday. Military honors will be provided by members of Matt Hester Post #2021 V.F.W. A private family committal service will be conducted on Monday.Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of Jennings County.Monday, May 01, 2017
M. J. was the coordinator of this group.At the time of his death, Michael Sharp’s North American base was in Albuquerque, New Mexico as part of a semi-intentional community of persons who valued peace and cherished community known as the Plex. He moved there in October 2016.An acquaintance from National Public Radio recalled that “Michael Sharp believed in the power of persuasion. The 34-year-old ... with a penchant for plaid shirts would walk, unarmed, deep into rebel-held territory in the Democratic Republic of Congo, sit in the shade of banana trees with rebels and exchange stories.... Of course...Monday, May 01, 2017
Navy family. His father died when he was six and his mother moved the family to Coronado, Calif., where he grew up. It was here he developed his lifelong love for surfing. He attended the New Mexico Military Institute for high school where he played football and basketball. He earned a full scholarship to Cornell University where he played lacrosse and developed his passion for the “Big Red” lacrosse team. After graduating with a degree in anthropology, he joined the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant and shipped off to Korea. After returning, he went to work for Sperry Rand Univac in New York City, beginning a career in the computer industry. While there, he also married Jane Kiely on May 4, 1957. In 1958, they moved to Berkeley where he earned an MBA in Operations Research from UC Berkeley and they also had the first of their six children. Upon graduating, they moved to Hinsdale, Ill., where he worked for Touche Ross (now Deloitte & Touche). After two years, they returned to California so that he could go to work for North American Aviation. They took up residence in Malibu. In the early 1970s, he and his business partner acquired Performance Development Corporation. Over the next 40+ years, they would travel the U.S. and the world advising many of the Fortune 500 and various arms ...Monday, May 01, 2017
Doyle (Diane) Fladhammer of Wisconsin Dells; mother, Debra (Terry) Monroe of Hawkeye, Iowa; siblings, Brent and Allison of Wisconsin Dells; and paternal grandparents, James and Verna Fladhammer of New Mexico. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, James and Hazel Flynn. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the woundedwarriorproject.org would be appreciated.The Conway-Picha Funeral Home and Crematory of Lyndon Station, assisted the family with arrangements. For online condolences and information, go to www.pichafuneralhome.com.
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Monday, June 19, 2017
Home Chapel in Minden with Father Sebastian officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time Tuesday at Rose-Neath.Melita was born Sept. 17, 1936 in San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico and entered into rest June 7, 2017, in Doyline. Melita was a retired LPN from Meadowview Nursing Home in Minden. She loved her family, dancing and her dog, Bit.She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell Futch and brother, Tito Martinez.She is survived by her sons, Lowell Edward Futch Jr. and wife, Dianne of Doyline, Kenneth Futch of Doyline, Vinson Futch and wife, Paula of Shreveport, daughter Sarah Thuman and husband, Randy of Earlville, Iowa, sisters, Rose Martinez and husband, Leo of Las Vegas, New Mexico, Nancy Ortiz and husband, Tom of Albuquerque, New Mexico, brother Ralph Martinez and wife, Amelia of Albuquerque, New Mexico, nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.RelatedComments comments...Saturday, June 10, 2017
Fort Lee, Va. Verla joined him there, and their first home was in Colonial Heights, Va. After completing his training in Virginia, he was sent to White Sands Proving Grounds in New Mexico.Completing his Army career in May of 1958, he returned home to Pima, where he obtained employment for the summer with the U.S. Forest Service. In September, they moved to Tucson, where he taught and coached basketball for four years. They then moved to Flagstaff for one year to attend NAU, where Carl received his master’s degree. In 1965, they moved back to the Gila Valley, where he taught and coached for two years in Pima, with his basketball team winning the state championship. He taught for one year in Morenci and then in Safford until he retired in 1990.Carl was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served as a counselor in the branch presidency while in Flagstaff and twice as a counselor in the Bishopric in Safford. He also served on the High Council. Many of his church callings were with the youth, serving in the scouting program. At Thanksgiving time, he smoked turkeys for many people, was an EMT and worked part-time for the ambulance company. He helped his friend, Ralph Smith, with many outdoor Dutch oven dinners, cooking for many organizations and family events. He loved to travel and, during his lifetime, had visited 48 states, many of them with his children. He loved the mountains and spent many enjoyable years at Columbine with the family, both at the Weech cabin and, later, at his own cabin.Carl and Verla served two missions for the LDS Church, one at Cove Fort, Utah, in 1999, and the other at Martins Cove, Wyo., in 2002, returning the summer of 2003 to fill in for a missionary couple who had to leave for health reasons. The couple celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 9, 2016.He is survived by: his wife, Verla, of Safford; daughters, Carla Wheeler, of Safford, and Donelle (Randy) Quinn, of Gilbert; sons, Joseph (Loyda) Wheeler, of Austin, Texas, and Christopher Wheeler, of Safford; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild; and two stepbrothers, Marvin Kuchar, of Utah, and William (Cynthia) Kuchar, of New Mexico.Carl was preceded in death by: his parents, Ben Mason and Lena Pearle Inglis Wheeler; sister, Betty Jean Wheeler Lawrence; and brother-in-law, Claude Lee Lawrence.Funeral services were conducted Thursday, June 1, 2017, at 10 a.m. at the Pima LDS Chapel, with interment in the Pima Cemetery, ...Monday, May 01, 2017
Gila, the Axeon Hagens Berman Cycling Team announced on Saturday.Young, 21, of Newmarket, suffered severe head injuries in the crash, which occurred at high speed during a mountain descent in New Mexico."We lost a friend, a teammate and a family member. I have no words that can express my pain over this loss," said team manager Axel Merckx, general manager."I can only say that I am very thankful to have known him and that I feel privileged to have been able to share in his passion for cycling."The fatal crash also involved several other cyclists, who escaped serious injury."The crash itself was really no different or remarkable to any other," Mobius Future Racing general manager Tom Petty told cyclingnews.com. "A small bunch of riders came into the corner. It was a bit deceiving; they realized they'd misjudged it and in the correction, lost control and crashed," he said.Young, in his third year with the Axeon team, was racing his first Tour of the Gila.Fellow cyclists paid tribute to him after hearing the news.One cyclist, Nate Morse, wrote on Instagram: "Chad Young: A friend, a teammate, and an inspiration. A talent, a genius, but humble. An unforgettable smile, laugh, and personality."...Saturday, April 08, 2017
ARCOLA -- Ms. Margaret Ann Monahan of Chicago and formerly of Arcola died peacefully in her sleep at the age of 51 on the morning of Monday, March 20th.Margaret was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1965. She graduated from Arcola High School in 1983 and from St. Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana in 1987. She earned a master of social work degree from the University of Illinois Chicago in 1992. For the last 28 years she has provided crisis intervention and counseling to abused and neglected children at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago, most recently as the clinical director of Youth and Family Therapeutic Services. In 2012 she received the Humanitas Award from St. Mary's College. She was a member of Old St. Pat’s Parish in Chicago.Margaret lived a life of quiet faith, always dedicated to the mission of Catholic Charities and to the children that she served. Her memory will always be treasured by a vast network of friends who will remember her compassion and the gift of presence that she constantly provided. She excelled at making everyone she met feel special. She was an avid Cubs fan and loved to travel with her dear friends. She was an impressiv...