Simunovich, John M. |
Funeral Mass for John Simunovich, 81 will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Sacred Heart Cathedral in Gallup, NM. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial in Gallup. Rosary will be recited on Friday, November 4, at 7:00 pm.
John was born on September 10, 1935 in Gamerco, NM. Married to his loving wife Marcella for 50 years. He was a loving, caring and giving husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoyed being with family and friends, he will be greatly missed.
Simunovich retired from the BNSF Railroad, where he was a locomotive engineer. He was a member of the (BLE) Brotherhood of the Locomotive Engineers 446.
Survivors include his daughters; Gail Foutz of Gallup, NM and Terri Jones of Albuquerque, NM; five granddaughters and one great grandson.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife Marcella Simunovich, parents Joseph and Josephine Simunovich, sister Annie Pappas, brother George Simunovich, and grandson Carl Foutz.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Nov. 4, 2016