Juan "Jhonnie" Rascon-Anaya, 20, of Farmington, passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Farmington. Juan was born Oct. 11, 1993, the son of Juan Rascon and Emily Anaya-Archuleta. Juan was an active young man who loved to lift weights and read many books. He was also very active with his family and loved to spend extra time with his many nieces and nephews. Juan was recently employed with Churches Chicken. He and his mother, Emily Anaya-Archuelta, shared a special bond and understood each other when no one else did. Juan enjoyed his mother's cooking most of all, but enjoyed all food with hot sauces. He loved his brothers and sisters with all his heart. Juan's sisters were provided with a blanket of security when Jhonnie was near. His little sister, Susie Rascon, looked up to Jhonnie as a loving older brother and best friend. All who had the benefit of knowing Juan know the loss we feel. He was a kind, caring and loyal family member and friend who always be remembered.
Juan was preceded in death by his uncles, Joey and Dean Anaya, and a cousin, Machelle Anaya.
He leaves behind his parents, Emily Anaya-Archuleta and Juan Rascon; brothers, Richard Archuleta and Isaac Rascon; sisters, Valerie Archuleta and Susie Rascon; nephews, Tomas, Richard, Emillio, Josiyah, Romeo and Cruz; nieces, Veronica, Isabell, Marissa and Candice; and many dear friends.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Dec. 5, at Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home in Farmington.
Funeral services for Juan are at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 6, at New Life Worship Center, 8121 E. Main St. in Farmington, with Rueben Romero officiating.
Juan will then be taken to Memory Gardens Cemetery, 6917 E. Main St. in Farmington.
Pallbearers are Tomas Archuleta, Richard Archuleta, Joey Dobbs, Tracy Anaya, Preston King and Emillio Archuleta. Honorary pallbearers are Isiah Urioste, Juanito Cordova, Raymond Rayford, Isaac Anaya, Timothy Anaya, Dominci Anaya and Cameron Anaya.
Juan's care is entrusted to Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington, 505-325-8688. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com.
Published in Farmington Daily Times from Dec. 5 to Dec. 31, 2013
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