Anselmo "Val" Valverde

ANSELMO VAL VALVERDE Anselmo "Val" Valverde, 91, died March 30, 2014. He is preceded in death by his wife Elaine and son David. He is survived by his daughters Diane of Santa Fe, Deborah of Las Cruces and grandson Ryan Ward of Las Cruces. He served as a Marine in WWII in the South Pacific including the full campaign on Iwo Jima. His career as an Agronomist for the Federal Government took him and his family to various Indian Reservations including Navajo, Fort Apache, Ute, and the Eight Northern Pueblos in NM. Cremation has occurred and a private interment will be held at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. A memorial will be announced at a later date. Berardinelli Family Funeral Service 1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505 (505) 984-8600 Please sign our guestbook for the family at:

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Berardinelli Family Funeral Service
1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 984-8600
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Apr. 13, 2014