Michael M. Benavidez
1986 - 2016
Garcia Mortuary
717 Stover Ave. SW
Albuquerque, NM
Benavidez, Michael M. (Werro Mike)

Michael, age 29, passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016. Michael was a gun admirer, was interested in Astronomy, Physics and Minerals. He loved everyone with all his heart. His boys and his wife were his world. He was a real estate investor and the vice president for the Los Padillas neighborhood association.

He was preceded in death by his son, Tomas Rey Benavidez; grandmother, Kathleen L. Benavidez and uncle David Rey Benavidez. Michael is survived by wife, Vickie Benavidez; two sons, Michael Rey Benavidez and Lawerence Benavidez; father, Michael Rey Benavidez; mother, Michelle Y. Gallegos; two nieces, Justice LaJeuensse and Blue SiFuentes and his dog Chapo.

A Rosary will be recited on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 562 Atrisco Dr. SW, with a mass to follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at San Lorenzo Cemetery, Polvadera. He will be greatly missed we love you and this is not forever, our lives will never be the same.

To view information or leave a condolence please visit www.danielsfuneral.com

Garcia Mortuary

717 Stover Ave. SW

Albuquerque, NM 87102


Published by Albuquerque Journal on Mar. 20, 2016.
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Not a day goes by that i dont think about you, love and miss you son!! MIchael Sr Benavidez
Michael Benavidez
July 11, 2018
I love you and miss you so much
Vickie Benavidez/
February 6, 2018
I am deeply saddened by the news of your loss. I pray that God will grant you the strength needed to get through this moment in your life. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Charlotte Carrillo-
March 23, 2016
May the Lord bring peace to the family. My prayers are with all of you. God bless
Diane L. Baca
March 22, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Michael will be missed by our family, especially Josh. God be with you.

Bob and Debbie Wheeler
March 22, 2016
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
March 22, 2016
you will be missed little homie from Chris and Pat
March 21, 2016
Vicki and boys I am so sorry for your loss my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family Ms. Marie
Marie Guerrera
March 21, 2016
I light this candle in remembrance and honor of a fun, kind and loving person who has touched many lives during his short time here. Another Angel has been called home. He will be greatly missed and may God Bless the Benavidez Family during one of the most difficult times.


The Delicino's
Trish Delicino
March 21, 2016
My deepest sympathy to Michael's family and friends. At times like this one realizes how much it means to have a loving family and friends. May the love of God surround you during this time of sorrow. Thoughts and prayers your way...
Clara Padilla Andrews
March 20, 2016
To the Benavidez family, may God provide you the courage and strength needed to face each new day. Trust in him at all times. Pour out your hearts before him. God is a refuge. (Psalms 62:8) Please allow God to be your courage, strength, and refuge during this difficult time.
Serrano Family
March 20, 2016
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