Darlene BlueEyes Dashnod, 56, of Shiprock, passed from this life Sunday, May 4, 2014, in Farmington. She was born May 4, 1958, in Shiprock, to Billy BlueEyes and Elouise Lee.
Darlene was preceded in death by her parents; and aunts and uncles, Ida Begay, John Billy BlueEyes, Fred BlueEyes, Aysa Benally, Betty Harvey and John Harry.
She is survived by her husband, Alex Deshnod Sr.; son, Brandon B. (Carla) BlueEyes; daughter, Johanna L. Deshnod; brothers, Johnny (Lydia) BlueEyes, William BlueEyes, Willard (Theresa) BlueEyes, Wallace (Trudy) BlueEyes, Charlie BlueEyes, Jimmy BlueEyes, Gary Lee, Mike Lee, Robert Lee and Richard Lee; sisters, Ruth Ann (Irvin) Yazzie, Eva Ann (Henry) Begay and Marion BlueEyes; grandchildren, Micah, Kaniah, Cameran BlueEyes; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 8, at the Dineh Christian Center in Shiprock. Interment will follow in Shiprock Community Cemetery.
Pallbearers are William BlueEyes, Wallace BlueEyes, Donny BlueEyes, Erik BlueEyes, Derek Comanche and Rolando Comanche. Honorary pallbearers are family and friends.
Darlene is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home, North U.S. Highway 491 in Shiprock, 505-368-4607.