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Eduardo O. Cortez
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1917
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1995
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA

(Ref: CARLSBAD CURRENT-ARGUS, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, reads as follows:

ARTESIA--Eduardo O. Cortez, 78, of Kemp Avenue, died Monday, Nov. 6, 1995, at Artesia General Hospital.

Services will be 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church with the Rev. John Curran officiating. Burial will be at San Marcos Cemetery.

Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

Arrangements are being handled by Terpening & Son Mortuary Inc.

He was born Oct. 13, 1917, in Presidio, Texas, to Mauro Cortez and Maria Ornelas.

He moved to Artesia from Presidio in 1929. He worked as a construction laborer.

Mr. Cortez was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church.

Survivors include brothers, Andres Cortez of Hobbs, Juan Cortez of Tucson, Ariz., Mauro Cortez of Mora, Daniel Cortez of Artesia, Refugio Cervantez of Artesia and Crespin Laura of El Paso; sisters, Merced Garcia, Cruz Marquez, and Francisca Saiz, all of Artesia.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Agapito Cortez.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Saiz, Manuel Marquez, Bobby Cortez, Alfredo Garcia, Jose Cortez, and Andres Cortez Jr. 
San Marcos Cemetery
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Betty
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
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 Added: Jan. 1, 2013

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