Jim Metheny

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Metheny, Jim



Jim Metheny, 67, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, passed away on February 20, 2017.

Jim was born William James Ross Metheny, Jr. in Huntington, West Virginia, but he called New Mexico home for most of his life. He was a graduate of Farmington (New Mexico) high school and the University of New Mexico. Jim was also a Viet Nam era Veteran of the United States Air Force. Jim excelled in the commercial real estate world and was a Certified Property Manager for over 25 years. He served as Secretary/Treasurer for the Institute of Real Estate Management New Mexico Chapter in 1998 and 2014-2016.

Jim also enjoyed golfing, fishing, camping and playing the recorder and the guitar.

Jim was preceded in death by a brother, David, in 1976, and a son, Drew Timothy Metheny, in 2001.

He is survived by: his children Samantha Metheny of Albuquerque and Nathan Metheny of Santa Fe, New Mexico; his ex-wife, Susan Metheny, of Placitas, New Mexico; his sisters Vicki Metheny and Sharon Wilson, both of Farmington, New Mexico; his brother Steve Metheny of Montrose, Colorado, and many other family and friends.

A memorial service will be held at Church of the Good Shepherd, 7834 Tennyson NE, on March 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you please make a monetary donation to Paws and Stripes

(pawsandstripes.org),



an organization dedicated to the training of veteran/dog teams for veterans suffering from PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injury.

Religious Service Information
Church of the Good Shepherd
7834 Tennyson St NE
Albuquerque, NM 87122
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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Mar. 5, 2017
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