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Joseph D Carrasco

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Death 29 Dec 2002 (aged 74)
Burial Los Lentes, Valencia County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 119373640 · View Source
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Joseph D. Carrasco, escorted by angels, went home to his Heavenly Father on Sunday, December 29, 2002. Surrounded by his family and accompanied by prayer and song, he passed away peacefully. Joseph was a lifelong resident of Los Lunas and member of the San Clemente Catholic Church. Born to Jose Ramon Carrasco and Lugarda Sanchez on October 9, 1928. The eldest of eight children. His brothers, Andres (preceded Joseph in death), Anthony (Libby) and Salvador (Bobby), sisters, Jenny (preceded Joseph in death), Stella, Linda and Rosemary. Joseph proudly served his beloved country with the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Joseph met and married Hildegarde Eck in Schilersee, Germany. Joseph and Hildegarde had eight children. Hildegarde preceded Joseph in death, she passed away on January 1, 1962. After many years of service, Joseph retired from the University of New Mexico. At UNM, Joseph was a Manager at the Physical Plant. A source of great joy for Joseph was his love of the land and his cattle. Joseph is survived by his sons, Joseph Mario and his son, Jason, Earl Victor and his wife, Judy and their children, Jean and John, Gregory Michael and his wife, Patricia and their children, Michael, Carl, Clare, Carmela, Maria and Matthew, Christopher Timothy and his wife, Lisa and their daughter, Karyn, daughters, Renate Stella Lopez and her daughter, June, Jasmine Barbara Tootoonchi and her husband, Mohsen and their daughters, Fereshteh and Laila, Heidi Marie Perea and her husband, Aaron and their daughter, Tara and Bernadette Irene and her son, Brandon.

All Services will be held at San Clemente Catholic Church. A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 1, 2002 at 5:30 p.m. followed by a Rosary at 6:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, January 2, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at the Los Lentes Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brandon Carrasco, Carl Carrasco, John Carrasco, Karyn Carrasco, Michael Carrasco, June Lucero, Aaron Perea, and Mohsen Tootoonchi. Joseph's family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the doctors and staff at Lovelace Medical Center for their excellent care of their dear father.


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  • Created by: P Barela
  • Added: 27 Oct 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 119373640
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph D Carrasco (9 Oct 1928–29 Dec 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 119373640, citing Los Lentes Cemetery, Los Lentes, Valencia County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by P Barela (contributor 46573401) .