John DeLong

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DeLong, John A.

John A. DeLong, 76, beloved father, was called to his eternal resting place on January 27, 2017. He was a resident of Datil, NM.

He is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth Lindsey and husband, Bruce of Albuquerque, Katherine DeLong-Boyle, husband, John and children, Genevieve and Georges of Canada; his son, John M. DeLong and wife, Amy of Edgewood; and many other family and friends.

John was preceded in death by his parents, Frederick and Roma DeLong; and his sister, Sue Brown.

John devoted his life to public service, in the US Army, as a New Mexico State Trooper, and as an English teacher in Albuquerque Public Schools. He was a kind and generous man who will be greatly missed.

A Memorial service will be held Saturday, February 18, 2017, 4:00 p.m. at the American Legion, Post 49, 11005 Central Ave NE in Albuquerque. All are welcome. Please visit our online guestbook for John at

Published in Albuquerque Journal from Feb. 5 to Feb. 12, 2017