Christobal Chavez
1926 - 2021
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Christobal Chavez, 94, passed away on Monday, May 3, 2021, at home in Clovis, NM. A visitation will be held on Thursday, May 6, 2021, from 1:00PM to 5:00PM. A rosary will be held at 3:00PM on May 6, 2021. A Mass of the Resurrection will be conducted on May 7, 2021, 10:30AM, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 108 North Davis Street, Clovis, New Mexico. Father Eli Valadez will be officiating. Julio Mondragon, Eldon Russ Jr., Randy Chavez, Severino Chavez, Bryan Lopez, and Ray Paiz will serve as pallbearers.
Christobal was born on May 7, 1926, in Alamo, New Mexico to the home of Victor and Antonia Cordova Chavez. He married Rosa Chavez November 4, 1950. He was a cement masonry worker. Christobal loved fishing and hunting. He enjoyed playing the violin, guitar, and numerous other instruments. He was an excellent storyteller, had a great sense of humor, and always had words of wisdom to share. He was deeply religious, ending every conversation with "God Bless You" and prayed the Rosary daily. Christobal loved his family with all his heart.
He was preceded in death by his wife; Rosa Chavez of 56 years, his daughter; Mary-Ann, two grandsons; Patrick and Jimmy Mondragon, eight brothers; Abel, Santiago, Dorotéo, Salomon, José Inez, Juan, Alfonso, and Victor Chavez, and five sisters; Dolorita Chavez, Eulalia Mirabal, Rita Salazar, Julia Salazar, and Joséfa Paiz. He is survived by one sister; Teresa Paiz, two sons; Ralph (Joy) Chavez and Chris (Sharon) Chavez; three daughters; Sophia (Eldon) Russ, Sylvia James, and Kathy Chavez, all of Clovis, NM; twelve grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild on the way.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Muffley Funeral Home (575)762-4435,

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Published in Eastern New Mexico News from May 4 to May 5, 2021.
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May 6, 2021
God bless Christobal and all the family, thoughts and prayers
Chuck Baca
May 5, 2021
AF Chavez and Family would like to offer our Sincerest Condolences to the Intire Chavez family May Mr Chavez RIP and Rejoice with his Family in Heaven, farewell neighbor God Bless You ✝
May 4, 2021
My deepest condolences, too Christobal was an amazing Blue's singer. I used to love to visit and listen to tio Christobal, my dad Santiago and primo Salomon play their instruments and sing. Awesome gatherings. Love you guys, Juanita in Arizona.
Juanita Chavez
May 4, 2021
So sorry to hear of Tio Cristobal. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
John Chavez Jr
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