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John Vourazeris


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Vourazeris, John



John Vourazeris, 87, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Sunday, March 6, 2016. John was born on January 30, 1929 in Endee, NM to Beatrice and George Vourazeris.

John joined the Air Force during the Korean War. He served in England as a jet fueler for the 509th Motor Vehicle Squadron.

He later met and married Loraine Freymuth and together they started their family in Tucumcari, NM. They had six daughters and eventually settled in Albuquerque, NM shortly after.

John owned and operated many service stations throughout Tucumcari and Albuquerque. He loved carpentry work, building model airplanes, hunting, and fishing.

John was preceded in death by his oldest daughter Sally Lisenbe, and by his son-in-law DougFranz.

John is survived by his wife of 64 years Loraine Vourazeris; son in law Doug Lisenbe; Kim Novak (husband Jim); Cindy Naylor (husband Terry); Tammy de Quack (husband Peter); Wendy Borchardt (husband Jerry); and Julie Franz; 14 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

He will be greatly missed by all his family & friends. Private services were held on Friday, March 11th in Albuquerque and John was laid to rest on March 12th at Conchas Lake.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Mar. 20, 2016
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