|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1945|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 2005|
Rubel E. Atencio, 59, of Bloomfield, passed away Monday, Jan. 24, 2005, at San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington. He was born in Angustura, on June 5, 1945, to Alex and Lucy Atencio.
Rubel is survived by his ex-wife, Angie Atencio, and their beautiful children: daughter, Annette Jimerfield and husband, Nick, of Farmington, their children, Cody Davis, Katy Jimerfield, Bobby Jimerfield, Jeanene Gregory and husband Marcus; son, Geno Atencio Sr. and wife, Veronica, of Bloomfield, their children, Cierra, Geno Jr. and Angelo; son, Philip Atencio and wife, Cynthia, of Bloomfield, their children, Anthony and Andrew; son, Jerry Atencio and wife, Tammy, of Bloomfield, their children, Brianna and Ariel. Also surviving are brothers, Benny Atencio and ex-wife, Polly, of Bloomfield, and Ray Atencio and wife, Nora, of Bloomfield; sisters, Patsy Chavez and husband, Abe, of Navajo Dam, and Rose Trujillo and husband, Leonard, of Blanco; and sister-in-law, Pauline of Bloomfield.
Rubel was preceded in death by his father, Alex; mother, Lucy; and brother, Leo Atencio.
Rubel was a happily retired construction worker. He enjoyed spending time hunting, fishing, watching his grandchildren play sports and family gatherings.
Services for Rubel will be held at 10 a.m., today, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2005, at First Baptist Church in Bloomfield, with Pastor Joseph Bunce officiating. Interment will follow at the Bloomfield Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Geno Atencio Sr., Philip Atencio, Jerry Atencio, Geno Atencio Jr., Anthony Atencio, Cody Davis, Lizardo Gonzales and Ray Atencio. Honorary pallbearers will be Annette Jimerfield, Cierra Atencio, Andrew Atencio, Angelo Atencio, Brianna Atencio, Ariel Atencio, Jeanene Gregory, Katy Jimerfield, Bobby Jimerfield, Patsy Chavez, Antonio Serrano Jr., and Rose Trujillo.
Rubel is in the care of Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home & Crematory, 103 E. Ute St., Farmington, (505) 325-8688; brewerleelarkin.com.
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jan 27, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10382796