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 George L. Armijo

George L. Armijo

Birth
Old Horse Springs, Catron County, New Mexico, USA
Death 20 Dec 2011 (aged 72)
Leesville, Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Leesville, Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 82243129 · View Source
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Funeral services for George L. Armijo, 72, of Leesville, Louisiana were Friday, December 23, 2011, at the First United Pentecostal Church, in Leesville, Rev. Mark Christian officiated. Burial followed in the Leesville Cemetery in Leesville, LA.

George Leopoldo Armijo was born on December 12, 1939, in Horse Springs, New Mexico. He passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, at his residence in Leesville, LA. Mr. Armijo served 24 years in the United States Army with two tours to Germany. He also served in Korean & Vietnam Wars. He retired from Civil Service after sixteen years at Fort Polk.

George was very proud to have served his country. He was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart and supported many military and veterans organizations. He loved his family and friends. He was a long time member of the First United Pentecostal Church of Leesville. His special friends were (Ma-Ma) Ethel Walker and Richard Westmorland, Ronald Dickey, and Phil Jacobson. In the past he loved to camp and deer hunt with Richard and other friends from the church.

He was kind and generous to his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister; two brothers and first wife Kathryn Williams Armijo.

He is survived by his wife of Leesville; four sisters and two brothers all of New Mexico.

Services were under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville


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  • Created by: Duffie and Kathy
  • Added: 21 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82243129
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George L. Armijo (12 Dec 1939–20 Dec 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82243129, citing Leesville Cemetery, Leesville, Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Duffie and Kathy (contributor 46950425) .