Edward (Eddie) Rosales Perea, 55, of Las Cruces, New Mexico, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014. He was born Jan. 8, 1959, in Las Cruces at Memorial General Hospital to Evangelisto (Leto) Perea and Elisa R. Alderete. Eddie attended local schools here in Las Cruces and eventually left to serve our great nation by enlisting in the United States Army. He had many hobbies, including crafts, fishing with friends, camping and going to yard and estate sales. Eddie was also a dedicated New York Giants fan. Eddie is survived by one son, Daniel Duran, of Santa Fe; mother, Elisa Alderete of Las Cruces; sister, Carmen (Perea) Espinoza of Santa Fe; brothers, Van Perea (Evangelisto Jr.) of El Paso, Texas, and Richard Perea (Ricky) of Las Cruces, as well as eight loving nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his father, Evangelisto Perea and sister, Dolores Padilla. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at 9 a.m. at Getz Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are with Getz Funeral Home and Getz Family Crematory, to sign the local online guest book please visit www.GetzCares.com.
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Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on July 2, 2014