FORT SUMNER, N.M. - Paul Gonzales, 70, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2005, in Albuquerque. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Church on the Hill with Sister Anna Teeter officiating. Burial with military honors will be in Fort Sumner Cemetery by Chavez Funeral Home.
Mr. Gonzales was born Feb. 28, 1934, in Los Ojitos, the son of Elias Nicolas and Petra Valdez Gonzales. He was a member of Church on the Hill.
Survivors include his wife, Reina; three daughters, Renee Gonzales, Betty Terrell and Kelley Gallegos, all of Fort Sumner; a brother, Ben Gonzales of Fort Sumner; three sisters, Mary Parker, Cecilia Luttrall and Rosella Hunter, all of Amarillo, Texas; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to the Fox/Vixen Athletics, in care of Fort Sumner Schools, P.O. Box 387, Fort Sumner, NM 88119.