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Robert Joseph Purdy

Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 37)
New Mexico, USA
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 100048931 · View Source
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Robert, a native of Albuquerque and a resident of Española, was predeceased by his grandparents Jose Danue Bustos and Maria Elena Bustos from Cebolla, New Mexico.

Robert was survived by his mother Norma J. Purdy; step-father Michael C. Purdy; sons: Jack Purdy, Daniel Purdy and Lanz Sanchez; sisters: Margie Chavez (husband Steve) and Christine Gonzales; brothers: Michael Purdy (wife Geraldine), Norman Purdy (wife Darla); nephews/nieces: Alicia, April, Joshua, Jessica, Cassandra, Michael, Shaun, Brian, Beth, Chelsea and Cory; numerous other loving uncles, aunts, cousins and relatives.

Robert attended Northern New Mexico College and later served in the United States Army where he earned his wings in the Special Forces division as a paratrooper and was later stationed at the U.S. 82nd Airborne Infantry in North Carolina.

Memorial service was on November 3, 2012 at The Rock Christian Fellowship Church in Española.




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100048931
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Joseph Purdy (5 Mar 1975–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100048931, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by truchasnm (contributor 47143330) .