Lisa Marie Lee 36, a resident of Albuquerque passed away on Monday, July 1, 2013 in Albuquerque. Visitation will begin at 12 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2013, at Baca's Funeral Chapels followed by a funeral services officiating will be Dr. Gilbert Arizaga. The rite of committal and interment will follow at Memory Lane. Lisa was born March 9, 1977 in Silver City N.M., to Ismael and Norma (Binder) Jimenez. Lisa enjoyed singing and dancing and anything that involved her friends and family. But her biggest passion was her two beautiful daughters. Lisa had a heart of gold and would do anything to help anyone in need. She was a great mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Lisa is survived by her two beautiful daughters Kaitlyn D. Krenik, and Bailee D. Jameson of Albuquerque, N.M.,; her mother and stepfather Norma and Steve Atkinson of Las Cruces, N.M.; her father Ismael Jimenez and partner Lupe Wilkey of Santa Clara, N.M.; her sister Amy Jimenez and children, Alex, Brianna, and Brooklyn Valdespino of Las Cruces; her brother Jason Jimenez and his wife Annette and their children Ian and Chase Jimenez of Arenas Valley, N.M.,; her stepbrother Dathan Atkinson of Chandler, Ariz.: her grandparents Julio and Elia Jimenez of Santa Clara along with many numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and very special friends Tim Krenik and partner Barbara Henderson, Robert Sanchez, Lenora Langley, Morning Horsley and Tierra Langley-Miranda. She is preceded in death by her grandparents Norman and Shirley Binder and very close loved one Clifford Langley. Pallbearers include Jason Jimenez, Jeremy Sanchez, Justin Brown, Colton Brown, Ivan Jimenez, Darrel Horsley and Brent Horsley. Lisa touched the lives of many and knew no strangers. Everyone blessed enough to share in her life will miss her greatly. To send condolences, please log in to: www.bacasfuneralchapels.com Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels of Silver City, Baca's Silver City Crematory, 3805 Delk Drive. Phone 388-2334. Exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care."
Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on July 5, 2013