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Alfonso R Medina
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1913
Guadalupe County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 2000

Alfonso Medina, age 87, a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church and a resident of Bernalillo for 25 years, passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2000 after a long illness. Alfonso was born on December 3, 1913 in Juan De Dios, just west of Santa Rosa, NM, married Clara Sanchez and lived in Santa Rosa until he bought a ranch seven miles south of Santa Rosa on the Puerto De Luna highway where the family lived until relocating to Albuquerque in 1958, then retired in 1976. Alfonso was self employed doing remodeling and additions which also included building his own homes in Albuquerque north valley, Bernalillo and several more locations. Alfonso is survived by his wife, Clara of 65 years; daughters, Josie Lopez, Lita Larranga and her husband, Manuel, Viola Page, Thelma Chavez and her husband, Victor all of Albuquerque; son, Chris Medina and his wife, Carroll of Bernalillo; sister-in-law, Merlinda Medina; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Alfonso is also survived by his many nieces and nephews and all the family members who stood by his side during his lengthy illness. Alfonso was preceded in death by his parents Facundo and Julianita Medina, brothers, Sam Lopez, Prometivo Lopez, Margarito Lopez, Cresenciano Medina, Joe Medina and Feliberto Medina and sisters, Angelina Madrid, Nora Padilla and Eloisa Salazar, grandson baby, Curtis Page, and son-in-law, Ned Lopez. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jerry Medina, Ralph Baca, Cynthia Baca, Joleen Burton, Nadine Lopez and Abbey Page. Pallbearers will be Keith Page, Robert Medina, Darlene Lopez, Darin Burton, Raymond Chavez and Christine Medina. A Rosary will be recited on Friday at 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Bernalillo. A Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, with, Father Bill Sanchez, officiating. Burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 7999 Wyoming Blvd. NE. Friends may visit on Friday, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at French Mortuary, Wyoming Chapel, 7121 Wyoming Blvd. N.E.
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: P Barela
Record added: Dec 13, 2011
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Alfonso R Medina
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