|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1937|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 2005|
LUMBERTON Filbert Archuleta Jan. 1, 1937 - Dec. 23, 2005
Filbert Archuleta, 68, of Lumberton, passed away Dec. 23, 2005, at the Dulce Clinic in Dulce, of a heart attack. Filbert was born, Jan. 1, 1937, Pagosa Springs, Colo., to Alberto and Sulema Garcia Archuleta.
He graduated from Ignacio High School and served in the U.S. Air Force. He then graduated from Fort Lewis College with a teaching certificate and taught at the Dulce Elementary School and, in his later years, he managed the Waterhole Cafe in Dulce.
He had lived in the Lumberton area for 40 years and was well-known as a giving person. His family was the most important thing to him.
Filbert was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Rudolpho Archuleta and David Archuleta.
He is survived by two sisters, Josie Rivas of Pagosa Springs, and Maria Archuleta of Denver, Colo.; numerous nieces and nephews and his special "adopted" nephew, Barry Alburg, who misses his "Tio" very much.
Services were held at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Lumberton. He was cremated and his ashes were buried in the Lumberton Cemetery.
Dulce Community Cemetery
Rio Arriba County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jan 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13109707
Filbert always had a smile on his face and an open heart|
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