Joaquin Chavez

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Chavez, Joaquin "Jack"



Joaquin Chavez, age 88, of Albuquerque passed away peacefully at his home on September 7th surrounded by his family.

Joaquin is survived by his wife, Gloria Chavez, of 67 amazing years; two sons, Roger and Robert Chavez, two daughters, Denise Armijo and Pamela Chavez Martin and spouse Chuck Martin; ten grandchildren; sisters, Ruth Garcia, Flora Sanchez, Trudy Garcia, Mary Graham and Carmen Smith; brothers, Michael & Johnny Chavez along with many nieces and nephews.

A special thank you to Claudia Apodaca and Ed Buck for the kindness and care you provided him.

A celebration of life will take place at Holy Family Church on Friday, September 15th, Rosary service at 8:30 a.m., followed by a mass. A celebration reception of his life will follow at his daughter's home at 917 Gabaldon Rd NW.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Jude Gable, Reynaldo Chavez, Andre Chavez Trelles, William Sanchez, Ben Perea, Steve Gabaldon and Chris Sotelo.

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Sept. 14, 2017
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