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Carlos S. Chavez
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1927
Death: Apr. 24, 2008

Carlos S. Chavez , a resident of Albuquerque, was born April 16, 1927 in Santa Rosa, New Mexico to Carlos and Maria Chavez. He passed away Thursday, April 24, 2008 at the Veterans Medical Center in Albuquerque. Carlos Honorably served his country in the US Army during WWII. He was the former Commander of the American Legion Post 72 and the former Commander of the V.F.W. As well, Carlos was a long time barber and building contractor. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, George E. Chavez, Charlie Chavez, Christion Chavez; sister, Antonia; brother-in-law, Gilbert Padilla and sister-in-law, Priscilla Chavez. Carlos is survived by his beloved companion of 30 years, Stella M. Pacheco; his children, David Chavez and wife, Pat, Charlotte Lujan and husband, Albert, Dennis Chavez and wife, Marcie, Timothy Chavez, Angela Rozelle and husband, Leroy; brothers, Al Chavez and wife, Vessie, Lino O. Chavez and wife, Carmen, Joe O. Chavez and wife, Isabel; sister, Cecilia Padilla; twelve grandchildren; two great -grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends who loved and will miss him. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated held at St. Rose de Lima Catholic Church in Santa Rosa, New Mexico on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at La Morada Cemetery in Santa Rosa with US Army Honors. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. NW. ABQ. 505-343-8008.
Published on: Sun April 27, 2008
La Morada Cemetery
Santa Rosa
Guadalupe County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Apr 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26438394
Carlos S. Chavez
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