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Gonzales, Robert (Bobby)  
Robert (Bobby) Gonzales, 66 passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015, at his home in Albuquerque. He was born in Alamogordo on March 6, 1949. He was preceded in death by his parents Luis and Julia Gonzales, and a brother Rudy, who passed in January 2009. He is survived by his son Daniel, Daniel's wife Gigi Archibeque, sister Julie, both of Albuquerque, and five grandchildren. His siblings are, sister Virginia of Summerland Key, Fla., Johnny of Las Cruces, David of Fremont, Calif., and sister-in-law Carol Gonzales of Chula Vista, Calif., and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and many caring friends. Bobby enjoyed and participated in baseball at Alamogordo High School. He graduated in 1967. He had a long career with IBM and retired in 2010. He was a talented singer and a member of various musical groups. While in Alamogordo at the age of 16, he sang with a group Night Lighters. In Albuquerque he was with the group Tierra, and in Roswell, the groups Chicano Breed and Tema. He had numerous friends in the music business. His music was enjoyed by many. His band Tema received the top award at the Hispanic Music Festival in Albuquerque. Bobby was a kind, compassionate and caring man who will be sorely missed. Services are scheduled at Riverside Funeral Chapel, 225 San Mateo Blvd., in Albuquerque, on Saturday April 25, at 10 a.m. Rev. Naya Benitez will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family would like consideration to the ARCA service organization and group home for the developmentally disabled. Their address is 11300 Lomas NE, Albuquerque, NM 87112.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 14 to May 13, 2015
Grimm, Margaret Olive  
Margaret Olive Grimm, 88, passed away on March 27, 2015, in Alamogordo. She was born on Aug. 17, 1926, in London to William and Beatrice (Byron) Neal. Survivors include her two daughters Brenda Kay Grimm of Alamogordo and Patricia N. Karmin of Mountain View, Calif., and one son, Byron Paul Grimm also of Alamogordo. She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth D. Grimm, her mother Beatrice Amy Neal, her father, William James Neal, and her son Duane Roger Grimm. The Funeral Service will be conducted at St. John's Episcopal Church, Thursday, April 23, at 10:30 a.m., with Father Frank Wilson and Father Thomas Arrowsmith-Lowe officiating. Should friends desire, contributions may be made to St. Jude - American Cancer Society. The Grimm family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. To sign the online register book, please visit www.hamiltonodell.com.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 19 to May 18, 2015
Grundhoffer, James H.  
James Herbert Grundhoffer, 80, of Alamogordo, NM. Died April 8, 2015. James was born July 24, 1934, in Kilkinney, Minn. to Emily (Emma) and Herbert Grundhoffer. After graduation from high school, he joined the United States Air Force, served 26 years and retired as a Chief Master Sergeant. James then worked for Alamo Pipe and Supply Co. for 19 years. James is survived by his wife Ruthalene, his children James and his wife Jackie; Gregory and his wife Yolanda; daughter Elizabeth, Douglas and his husband Bill; his grandchildren Kyle and his wife Beth, Andrew and his wife Kelli, Gregory and his wife Bailey, Nicole, Thomas and Sarah; one great-grandson, James, his sister Loretta and brother Francis. James was preceded in death by his parents Emily and Herbert and daughter Barbara. A private graveside service will be held at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Alamogordo Disabled America Veterans Chapter 14. The Grundhoffer family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 16 to May 15, 2015
Hendricks, Gail R.  
Gail R. Hendricks passed away at his Alamogordo home with his wife by his side on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Gail was born in Tornillo, Texas on July 27, 1934. He served as a Lieutenant in the United States Army, earned two bachelor's degrees from New Mexico State University, and a master's degree from Oklahoma University. He is survived by his wife, Sue; his daughter, Laura Lowry; son-in-law, Brad Lowry; his son, Robert Hendricks; his daughter-in-law, Gayle Hendricks; and his grandchildren, Katy Hendricks, Kelsey Hendricks, Lucas Lowry, and Morgan Lowry. A celebration of his life will occur at Hitching Post Bar-B-Que, 2930 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo at 4:00pm on Monday, April 27th. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Aplastic Anemia & MDS Foundation, 100 Park Ave. Ste. 108, Rockville, MD 20850, or to the charity of your choice.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 25 to May 24, 2015
Hibner, Greg  
Greg Hibner, 51, a longtime resident of Alamogordo, passed away April 19 at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center with his loving family at his side. His passing followed a courageous battle with cancer during which he always managed to maintain a positive attitude. He was born in Newark, Ohio, on Jan. 6, 1964 to Paul F. and Darline (Day) Hibner. His father Paul F. Hibner preceded him in death. He was much loved and will be sorely missed by his mother and stepfather, Darline and Bill Findley; his former wife and special friend Manuela Heberle; stepson Erik (Jennifer) Heberle of Tucson, Ariz.; his siblings Carol (Ken) Krauss of Alamogordo; Joan Hibner (Ed Parker) of Alamogordo; Mark (Vicki) Hibner of Las Cruces; Chris (PJ. Van Ningen) Hibner of Alamogordo as well his stepsiblings Bill (Brenda) Findley of Silver City, Wayde Findley of Las Cruces and Lindsay Findley of Ruidoso. He is also survived by aunts Janice Armold and Betty Day of Wilmington, Ohio and Martha Hibner of Alamogordo, uncle Tom (Nancy) Day of Cedarville, Ohio and a multitude of cousins, nieces, nephews and good friends. After high school, Greg studied auto mechanics at NMSU-A and worked as a master mechanic at several businesses, primarily Fitzgerald's, Tierra del Sol and Desert Sun Toyota. He also had his own small business installing artificial grass (SynTurf Southwest) for five years. Greg loved doing 4 wheel drive runs and hard core rock crawling (the harder the better) with the Desert Mountain Four Wheel Drive Club as well as with his other friends in his beloved and much modified 1972 Chevy Luv, which he called "Not-a-Yota." You rock, Greg! In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial donation for cancer research or to a charity of your choice. There will be a memorial gathering of family and friends to share our many memories and stories of a life well spent Saturday, April 25, at 2 p.m., 59 Desert Air Road (first left off Dog Canyon Road), Alamogordo. The Hibner family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. Cremation has taken place at PCS. To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 22 to May 21, 2015
Hightower, Gloria  
Gloria Hightower, 84, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Litchfield Park, Ariz. Gloria was born April 11, 1930, in Panama City, Panama, to Ofelina Dominguez and Felipe Atencio. She was a resident of Phoenix, Ariz., for two years and Alamogordo for nine years. Gloria was an active member of her church community and was devoted to her family. Four generations of family will greatly miss her. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by her children Belinda Bugg, Melvin Hightower Jr. and Karla Wiersma; nine grandchildren Jamie Crawley, Ryan Crawley, Cory Hightower, Brianna Leverette, Cameron Hightower, Alyssa Leverette, Nickolas Bugg, Ian Wiersma and her great-granddaughter Charlie Hightower. She was preceded in death by her husband Melvin Hightower. Services will be held at St. Jude's Parish on Friday, April 17, 2015.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 16 to May 15, 2015
Hudman, Jesse Luther - Cloudcroft  
Jesse Luther Hudman was born on Nov. 16, 1920, to Jesse Earl Hudman and Bessie Amanda Scott Hudman. He was born at the family home in Russia Canyon near Cloudcroft. He was the oldest of six children that consisted of four brothers and one sister. He attended school in Russia Canyon and Cloudcroft where he graduated as salutatorian of his 1939 class and was also a member of the winning team of the New Mexico State Championship in six-man football. He began his life after school at an early age by working as a rancher and a dairy hand at Leon Green's dairy in Cox Canyon. The family was farmers and ranchers. Jesse did his part by helping with ranch chores, loading the truck with produce, traveling the southern part of New Mexico and some of west Texas, selling produce and even trading produce for other things the family would like. He later tried his luck as a lumberjack and there he met and married Clotha Willa Mae Fuller on Jan. 27, 1947, in Raton. They came back to the ranch and started a family. Jesse and Clotha had four children -- all girls -- Carolyn Elaine, Viola Kay, Janet Lee and Wanda Fay. Jesse helped to construct tracks and build a landing where the train "The Cloud Climbing Railroad" could go up the hill from Alamogordo. It went as far as Old Wooten where it had to back onto the landing they built and make a fast run to the top of the mountain at Cloudcroft. He was a cowboy, an excellent horseman, garage owner and mechanic. He worked for 26 years at "Land Air" Dynalectron Corporation at Holloman Air Force Base. Later in life he became a real estate agent and was New Mexico's Realtor of the Year in 1989. He was inducted by the Cloudcroft Historical Society in 2005 as an honoree of the Old Timers Reunion held in Cloudcroft every year. The village of Cloudcroft declared May 7, 2005 to be "Jesse Luther Hudman Day" in his honor. Jesse is preceded in death by his parents Jesse Earl and Bessie A. Hudman, his wife of 65 years Clotha Hudman, daughter Carolyn Van Cleave, brother-in-law Harold Jr. Fuller, son-in-law William "Pete" Shockey, granddaughter Jessica Leigh Scott, great-granddaughter Angela Sage Van Cleave, and brothers, Aril Edward Hudman, Emmitt Hudman and William Scott (Bill) Hudman. His surviving family consists of brother Lee Hudman, sister Frances Wallace Young, daughter Viola Martin and her husband Harold O Martin of Arkansas; daughter Janet Derrick and her husband Donald of Mayhill; daughter and long-time loving and patient caregiver Wanda Shockey. Mr. Hudman had 18 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. The family will greet friends from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial services for Jesse Hudman will be conducted at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Bethel Baptist Church, 1316 Scenic Drive, Alamogordo, with Eddie Coleman officiating. Pallbearers are Kelly Van Cleave, Rodger Van Cleave, Kenneth Shockey, Wayne Shockey, Gary Shockey and Michael Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be Jesse's remaining grandkids, great-grandchildre, great-great-grandchldren and his special friends that took him to coffee each day and to VFW breakfasts every Saturday morning. Burial will follow at Monte Vista Cemetery. The family will receive family and friends at 3306 Robert H. Bradley Drive. The Hudman family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. To sign the online register book, please visit www.hamiltonodell.com.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Mar. 31 to Apr. 30, 2015
Hyde, Bernard  
Bernard Hyde (Bernie), a longtime resident of Alamogordo and a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a friend to many. He passed away on April 11, 2015. He would have turned 75 on June 8, 2015. He was born in Saranac Lake, N.Y. and later joined the Air Force in 1960. He served four years in the military and received an honorable discharge in February 1966. Bernie went on to work and later retired as a mail carrier for the Unites States Postal Service. His father and mother, Harvey and Beatrice Hyde, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 32 years Barbara Hyde; his son Rob Hyde and his wife Tammie of Odessa, Texas, and his daughter Rhonda Moreno and her husband Hector of Alamogordo -- along with his four step children Bill Chappell and wife Laruce of Edgewood; Wes Chappell and his wife Janice of Corpus Christi, Texas; Sheri Hines and her husband Loren of Albuquerque and Cindy Chappell also of Corpus Christi; as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bernie lived a long and varied life. He was especially proud of his family. He was skilled in many areas of craftsmanship, but he loved woodworking. He was known for making gifts for family members. He also took on projects for various friends and acquaintances in his woodworking shop. He shared a love of cooking, hunting, fishing and NASCAR with his family. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Alamogordo, with Rev. Bart Montgomery officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Holloman Air Force Base Steel Talons Honor Guard. The Hyde family has entrusted their loved one to the care of PCS Direct Cremation Service for cremation services. To sign the online register book, please visit www.cremation-pcs.com.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 14 to May 13, 2015
Jungling, Clifford Fred  
Clifford Fred Jungling, 84, passed away on April 18, 2015, in Alamogordo. He was born on May 30, 1930, in Garrison, North Dakota to Fred and Anna (Schmitcke) Jungling. Clifford graduated from Oregon State College with a B.S. in electrical engineering. He did his post graduate work at the University of Washington for a professional certification as P.E., E.E. He started with Western Union at 16 years in Hood River, Oregon where he retired after 30 years. He was employed with Mobil Pipeline as a Comm. Engineer until his retirement in the 1990's. Clifford served in the United States Army during the Korean War, among several awards, was the Bronze Star. He received an honorable discharge in October of 1953. He loved western music and had a radio show in Yakima, Washington playing his Martin guitar. He had multiple radio proficiency licenses. Clifford was baptized in North Dakota as a small child and later reaffirmed his belief in Jesus as Lord and Savior in Fremont, California. in 1963. He was a long time Freemason who was raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason in January of 1969 under the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of California, A.F.& A.M. Survivors include his wife Mary whom he married on July 2, 1955; daughter Brenda Eileen Holley and husband, Steve; sons Brian Clifford Jungling and wife Crystal; Rodger Travis Jungling and wife, Susan; and several grandchildren. The funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at the New Heart Cowboy Church, 2930 White Sands Boulevard, Alamogordo, NM. Burial will follow at Monte Vista Cemetery. The Jungling family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 21 to May 20, 2015
Lukitsch, Edward A.  
Retired Senior Master Sergeant Edward Anthony Lukitsch, 49, passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Alamogordo, New Mexico. He was born on Dec. 16, 1965, in St. Louis, Missouri, to Joseph and Lorraine Lukitsch. He served 24 years in the United States Air Force and retired in 2009. He is survived by his wife of 30 years Rhonda Lukitsch, two daughters and a grandson, Stephanie Lukitsch, Theresa Lukitsch, and Patrick Delap. He is also survived by his father, brother and sister - Joseph Lukitsch of Florissant, MO, Michael (Amy) Lukitsch of Rock Hill, MO, and Jacqueline Lukitsch of Hazelwood, MO. He was preceded in death by his mother and sister, Karen Lukitsch. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. A memorial service will be held at Church of the Nazarene on April 11, 2015 from 2 - 4 p.m. He will be buried in his hometown of St. Louis, MO, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 8 to May 7, 2015
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