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Augustine H. Contreras
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1956
Death: Jul. 12, 1994

U. S. Navy

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

CARLSBAD--Augustine H. Contreras, 38, of South 11th Street, died Tuesday (July 12, 1994) at Guadalupe Medical Center.

Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today at Denton-Funchess Funeral Home chapel. Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Thursday at San Jose Catholic Church with the Rev. John Elmer as celebrant. Burial will be in Santa Catarina Cemetery.

Mr. Contreras was born Jan. 15, 1956, in Carlsbad, graduating from Carlsbad High School in 1975.

He served in the U.S. Navy. He worked at St. Francis Hospital and Guadalupe Medical Center.

For the past eight years, he lived in Dallas, Texas, working as a pasta chef at the Olive Garden. He was a member of San Jose Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Guadalupe and Josefina Contreras.

Survivors include three brothers, Carl Contreras, Andy Contreras and Ben Contreras, all of Carlsbad; three sisters, Pauline Melendrez and Isabel Venegas, both of Carlsbad, and Christina Fierro, of Roswell.

Raymond Boughton, Abraham Venegas, Julia Venegas, Cory Contreras, Larry Lara and Jerry Melendrez will serve as pallbearers. 
 
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 Parents:
  Guadalupe Contreras (1889 - 1991)
  Josefina Hernandez Contreras (1918 - 1991)
 
 Siblings:
  Lupe Contreras*
  Pauline Contreras Melendrez (1944 - 2002)*
  Augustine H. Contreras (1956 - 1994)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Santa Catarina Cemetery
Carlsbad
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: North Section
 
Created by: Betty
Record added: Oct 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78652409
Augustine H. Contreras
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