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PFC Ernesto Manuel Chavez

PFC Ernesto Manuel Chavez

Birth
Potrero, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Death 6 Jan 2011 (aged 72)
New Mexico, USA
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Plot 20, 0, 56
Memorial ID 63883648 · View Source
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Ernesto, a resident of Chimayo, was predeceased by his son, Danny Chavez; parents, Manuel Chavez and Victoria Trujillo-Chavez; very close brother Phil Chavez; brothers Roberto and Nestor Chavez; sisters Estefanita Vigil, Mary Sandoval and Odelia Duran; father-in-law Flavio Armijo; very close friend Reyes Martinez and close brother-in-law Daniel Pacheco.

Ernesto was survived by his wife Viola Chavez; daughter Valerie (Rick Martinez); beloved grandson whom he adored Alejandro Martinez; sisters Rosina Pacheco of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Zulema Harvey of Santa Fe; beloved nephew Manuel Chavez of Lawndale, California; sisters-in-law Flora Chavez of Lawndale, California and Angie Valdez (husband Robert) of Chimayo; brother-in-law Ruben Sandoval of Chimayo and Benjamin Duran of Santa Cruz; mother-in-law Josefina Armijo; special and dear friends Dan and Mickie Medina of Chimayo and numerous other relatives and friends.

Ernesto was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and had been stationed in Germany.

Public visitation and Rosary were held 10 January 2011 in the Sangre de Cristo Chapel of DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory. Mass of Christian burial was on 11 January 2011 at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Chimayo. Burial followed at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. Pallbearers: Rick Martinez, Jesse Cordova, Tony Vigil, Robert Valdez, Dennis Chavez and Manuel Chavez. Honorary pallbearers: Alejandro Martinez and Dan and Mickie Medina.


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  • Created by: truchasnm
  • Added: 7 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63883648
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Ernesto Manuel Chavez (5 Mar 1938–6 Jan 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63883648, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by truchasnm (contributor 47143330) .