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Alfonso S Dalton, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1925
San Miguel County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 2012
Grant County
New Mexico, USA

Alfonso S. Dalton resident of Bayard, NM entered into eternal rest on March 26th 2012. Alfonso was born in Pecos NM on July 25, 1925 and was raised next to the Pecos River. Alfonso enjoyed camping, hunting and most of all fly fishing. On his vacations he would return to the Pecos and spend countless hours fly fishing on the river. Alfonso enjoyed playing the guitar and loved and enjoyed his children and grandchildren. Alfonso worked as an underground miner for 29 years. Alfonso was a friendly and likeable man who enjoyed a good joke or two. Alfonso was an active member of the Apostolic Church of Bayard prior to his admission to Fort Bayard Medical Center. Alfonso will be dearly missed! Alfonso was preceded in death by his son, Richard Dalton in 2007 and son-in-law, Tom Gonzales in 2009. Alfonso is survived by his wife of 65 years, Ruth Dalton of Bayard; Helen Gonzales from Boise Idaho and her children Joseph, James, John and Raquel; daughter, Irene and her husband, Edward Sanchez from Tyrone and sons, Edward Jr. and Ronald; daughter, Dolores Lopez from Denver Colorado, and daughters, Lynette and Michelle; son, Alfonso Jr. and his wife, Ruthie from Bayard and daughters, Penny and Sherina; daughter, Geraldine Maynes from Tucson, AZ, and children, Valerie, Tina, Roxanne and Daniel; daughter, Corrine Diaz from Bayard and children, Joshua, Nathan, Jarita, Erika, and Crystal; daughter-in-law, Reina Dalton and her children Adam, Michael and Marissa. Alfonso had a total 22 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren. A viewing will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Baca's Funeral Chapels at 6:00 p.m. and a memory service will follow at 7:00 p.m. On Friday, March 30, 2012, the burial service will be at 10:00 a.m. Alfonso will be laid to rest at the Hurley Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Joseph, James, Edward Jr, Ronald, John, Joshua, Adam, Nathan, Michael and Daniel. A special thanks to the staff at Fort Bayard who took care of Alfonso for several years. Also special thanks to ER staff Joe Kelly and nurses from Gila Regional Hospital who guided the family as Alfonso entered into Eternity. 
Hurley Cemetery
Grant County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: P Barela
Record added: Mar 29, 2012
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