CHRIS ARCHULETA 41, of Santa Fe, passed away December 2, 2012. He was born November 29, 1971 to Anna Rael and Celestino Archuleta. He is preceded in death by his wife, Cynthia Archuleta; paternal grandparents, Willie and Ediselda Archuleta; maternal grandparents, Florencio and Flora Castellano; and step brother, Ronnie Jimenez. Chris is survived by his son, Xavier Archuleta; daughters: Angelina Archuleta and Julia Archuleta; father, Celestino Archuleta (Eva); mother, Anna Rael (Mike); sister, Angela (Juan); step sister, Carrie Jimenez; brothers: Emmanuel (Carmella) and Jonathon (Beverly); brother-in-law, Simon Montoya; nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles and many more family and loved ones. Chris was employed with Otero Construction. He was a mentor to his children and to his special nephew, David. Chris will be missed dearly by all who loved him. Chris' kindness and generosity towards others gave a new meaning to love. A Mass will be celebrated at Santa Maria de la Paz Catholic Church on Friday, December 7, 2012 at 10 a.m. The Rivera Family of Santa Fe Funeral Options 417 East Rodeo Rd., Santa Fe, NM 87505 Phone: (505)989-7032 Fax: (505)820-0435