Rey Angelo Pacheco (55), a passionate cook and longtime resident of Tucumcari NM, passed away unexpectedly September 4, 2021. Angelo is survived by his grandmother, Emily Kostyk; Parents, Antonio and Lorraine Pacheco; Sister, Stacey Diaz (nee Pacheco), Nieces and Nephews, Kayla (David Stroud), Romy, Michael, Stormie, and Jax; Great niece/nephew/God children, Zoey and Justin Jr. nephew, Little David, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. He is preceded in death by his Grandparents, Michael Kostyk and Margarita Pacheco; Aunt and Uncle Loretta Gould and Rudy Pacheco. Angelo was a devoted member to his family. He thrived and enjoyed creating in the kitchen; it truly was his happy place. The kitchen was somewhere he could express and be himself. He was a fun, carefree, and loving person who enjoyed a prank or two. Angelo has been cremated. The rosary is scheduled for Friday, November 5, 2021, at 10 am at Saint Anne's Catholic Church, In Tucumcari NM. Deacon Ray Aragon will officiate, Reception to follow at Hammond Hall. Internment will be in Santa Teresa, NM at a later date.
Published by Quay County Sun from Oct. 27 to Nov. 3, 2021.