Brockoff, Henry

Henry Brockoff Services: No services are planned at this time. Mr. Henry “Hank” Brockoff, 78, of Portales, died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2005, at his home. He was born on Oct. 22, 1926, in Green Isle, Minn., to Pauline and Albert Brockoff. He lived in the area around Green Isle until 1950 when he entered the […]

8/14 Engagements, Club Notes

House/Johnson Sandi House of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Michele Leigh House of Hobbs, to Gary Michael Johnson, of Hobbs, son of James and Mary Gallegos of Clovis. The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. on Sept. 10, 2005, at the Sunken Gardens in Hillcrest Park. The reception will […]

Bogart, Earnest

Earnest Bogart Earnest James Bogart, 69, of Tucumcari, died Monday, Aug. 8 2005, in Albuquerque. He was born on Nov. 23, 1935, in Tucumcari. He had been a welding inspector with Becthal Enterprises in California. He was a member of the BPO Elks Lodge 1172 in Tucumcari. Survivors include his wife, Belle Bogart of San […]

Mendez Jr., Ralph M.

Ralph M. Mendez Jr. Ralph M. Mendez Jr., 33, of Tucumcari, died Saturday, July 2, 2005, at his home. He was born on Oct. 24, 1971, in Glendale, Calif. He came to Tucumcari in 1991. He had been working in maintenance while living in California. He was preceded in death by his father Rafael M. […]

McGregor, Thomas

Thomas McGregor Service: Have been held. He was born March 22, 1931, to Thomas Bernard and Viola Garrett McGregor, in Long Beach, Calif. He married Kathy Gwaltney July 14, 1957, at Cannon Air Force Base. He was a conductor for the AT&SF Railroad, owned race horses and farmed the family farm. He was a member […]

Cordova,Corrina

Corrina Cordova Services: Have been held. Corrina Cordova, 83, of El Segundo, Calif., died Thursday, June 9, 2005 at her home. She was born on Jan. 23, 1922, in Roy. She had been living in California for 45 years. She was a member of the Catholic church. Survivors include her husband, Zack Cordova of El […]

Wissman, June

June Wissman  Services:Have beewn held. Mrs. June Langstaff Wissman, 86, of Clovis, died Friday, June 3, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Nov. 7, 1918, in Fresno, Calif., to Roy and Gladys Wright. She moved to Clovis from southern California in 1977. She married Walter Wissman in 1992. Family […]

Everhart, Leo

Leo Everhart Services: Have been held. Leo Franklin Everhart, 78, died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at his residence in Belleville, Kan. He was born Feb. 5, 1927, in Belleville, Kan., to Frank and Lydia Peal King Everhart. He grew up and attended schools of Belleville, Kan. He served with the U.S. Navy as a seaman […]

Clark , Della May

Della May Clark Services: Have been held. Della May Clark, 75, of Clovis died Thursday, May 12, 2005, at her home in Clovis. She was born Sept. 15, 1929, to Kenneth A. and Mary Margaret Janckycki Miller in Mishawaka, Ind. She married Leonard Clark on Dec. 22, 1951, in Yuma, Ariz. She was a LPN […]

Smith, Odetta

Services: Have been held. Mrs. Odetta Smith, 89, of Auburn, Calif., died Friday, March 4, 2005, at Hill Top Manor Rest Home in Auburn, Calif. She was born on May 29, 1915, in Bristow, Okla., to John and Carrie Taylor.  She married Homer Smith on Aug. 20, 1932, in Portales. Family members said she loved […]

Jordan, Robert

Services: Have been held. Robert “Bobby” Jordan, 67, of Indio, Calif., died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2005, at his home. He was born on July, 20, 1937, in Hugo, Okla., to Harry and Agnes Jordan. The family moved to Portales in 1941 where he attended elementary and junior high schools. The family moved to Fort Sumner […]

Smith , Robert F.

Services: have been held. Robert F. Smith, 93, of Clovis, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Retirement Ranch of Clovis. He was born on Feb. 13, 1912, in Pope Mills, N.Y., to Clarence and Anna Smith. He was a dairy-farm laborer. Survivors include a son, Steve Smith of California; and a granddaughter, Genelle Smith of […]

Jones, Quincy

Services: Have been held. Quincy Alijah Aaron Jones, 2 days old, of Clovis, died Sunday, March 13, 2005 at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque. He was born March 11, 2005, in Clovis to Stephen and Tabitha Dolph Jones. Survivors include his parents; two sisters, Jailynn and Hailey Jones, both of Arlington, Texas; a brother, Xavier Jones […]

Urioste, Mario

Mario Urioste Services: Have been held. Mr. Mario Urioste, 51, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2005, at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque. He was born on Jan. 3, 1954, in Clovis, to Severo and Victoriana Urioste. He was one of 12 children. He married Irene Gonzales on July 14, 1973, in Clovis. He graduated from […]

Hoover, Vickie Woods

Vickie Woods Hoover Services: Have been held. Vickie Woods Hoover, 67, of Rialto, Calif., died Jan. 5, 2005, in Fontana, Calif., after a short illness. She was born on Nov. 12, 1938, in Melrose, to DeWitte and Lois Woods. She married Darnell Hoover on July 2, 1959, in Melrose. She graduated from Melrose High School […]

Ihde, Dr. Daniel C.

Dr. Daniel C. Ihde Services: Have been held. Daniel Carlyle Ihde, M.D., 61, died Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004, at Sandia Springs Retirement Center in Rio Rancho. He was born in Parsons, Kan., to Martha and Ira C. Ihde. He grew up in Portales and graduated from Eastern New Mexico University in 1964 with a degree […]

Poulsen, Edith

Edith Poulsen Services: Have been held. Mrs. Edith R. Poulsen, 90, of Clovis, died Monday, Dec. 13, 2004, at the Retirement Ranch of Clovis. She was born on Sept. 11, 1914, in Los Angeles, to Peder and Catherine Pedersen. She spent most of her life in Fresno, Calif., and moved to Clovis in 2000. Family […]

Cooper, Delbert

Delbert Cooper Services: Have been held. Delbert I. Cooper, 78, of Cathedral City, Calif., died Friday, Oct. 1, 2004, in Hemet, Calif. He was born on Nov. 5, 1925, in Portales, to Lexter and Lola Mae Cooper. He married Bonnie Cook on Nov. 24, 1948, in Portales. He graduated from Floyd High School and Eastern […]

Cooper, Bonnie

Bonnie Cooper Services: Have been held. Bonnie Marie Cooper, 76, of Cathedral City, Calif., died Friday Oct. 22, 2004, in Palm Desert, Calif. She was born on June 14, 1928, in Rotan, Texas, to Samuel and Addie Cook. She moved to Portales at an early age. She graduated from Portales High School in 1948. She […]

Fajardo, George

George Fajardo Services: Have been held. George F. Fajardo, 65, of Brea, Calif., died on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004, at Brea Community Hospital. He was born on Feb. 10, 1939, in Puerto de Luna. Family members said he worked as a plant manager for a packing house. Survivors include his wife, Kathryn Fajardo, of Brea, […]