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MOTTINGER, John Michael John M Mottinger, age 67, passed away August 19, 2014, at Global Hospice Care in El Paso. John was born in El Paso, Texas on October 29, 1946. He was a lifelong resident of El Paso, Texas and Santa Teresa, New Mexico. John attended El Paso High School and New Mexico State University. He worked at El Paso Natural Gas Company. He had been a coach for Little League Baseball and a youth director at his church. John's passion was for nature and the outdoors. He raised sheep and horses, and always had canine companions. He enjoyed collecting stamps from around the world. John had a love for Southwestern history and was a frequent contributor to both the El Paso and the Surrounding Area website, and the Lincoln County NM Cousins website. He collected family pictures and documented family genealogy. John will be remembered for his sense of humor, stories, and anecdotes. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Max Mottinger and Dorothy Treat Mottinger. John is survived by his son, Wesley Mottinger of Arlington, Texas; his brother William R (Janice) Mottinger of Carrollton, Texas; his sister Carol Mottinger (Frederick) Ramirez of Gainesville, Florida; and friends Kevin Huckabee, Joe Don Stephens, and Alfredo Diaz. A celebration of life will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Global Hospice Care, 1817 Wyoming Ave, El Paso, Texas 79903; or, to . Services entrusted to Martin Funeral Home West. www.martinfuneralhomewest.com
Published in El Paso Times from Aug. 23 to Aug. 30, 2014
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