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Roy J. Farmer

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Farmer, Roy J.

Roy Farmer, age 91 loving husband, father, grandfather and resident of Albuquerque since 1966 passed away Sunday, June 5, 2016. He proudly served our nation for over 30 years and retired as a well-respected major in the United States Army. He also served as the business manager for St. John's Cathedral in Albuquerque for 16 years, as the church was an integral part of his life.

He was preceded by the love of his life, Marlys Farmer.

He is survived by his daughter Marcia Egelston of Dallas, Texas; two grandchildren, Laurie and Michael Paxson of Grand Junction, Colorado; and two great- grandchildren, MacGregor and Beckett Paxson, also living in Grand Junction. He is also survived by long time friends and cousins Bob and Roberta Schoenfeld formerly of Albuquerque, NM.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. at French-LOMAS. A graveside will follow at 3:00 p.m. at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Very Rev. J. Mark Goodman will be officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Episcopal Memorial Fund.

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Published in Albuquerque Journal on June 8, 2016
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