Marquez, Juan C.

Juan C. Marquez Services: Have been held Juan C. Marquez Sr., 82, of Belen, died Wednesday, July 14, 2004. He worked as a boilermaker with AT&SF for more than 35 years, retiring in 1980. He spent his retirement years pursuing his passion of farming and raising cattle. He was preceded in death by daughters Mary […]

Births 4/4 – Casanova, Marquez

Casanova Tonya Wilson and Dave Casanova of Grants are the parents of an 8-pound, 5.6-ounce boy, Alex John Casanova, born on Dec. 23, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. His grandparents are Keith and Uvonne Robertson of Clovis and Larry and Peggy Casanova of Ramona, S.D. His great-grandparents are Wade and Julia Roberts […]

Marquez, Maria Candeleria

Maria Candeleria Marquez Services: Have been held. Maria Candeleria Marquez, 69, Clovis, died Friday, Feb. 6, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born April 16, 1934, in Ramadero to Luciano and Francisquita Marquez Garcia. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three daughters, Florinda Hernandez of Portales, Joan Martinez (and husband Jimmy) of […]

State bases gain support to stay open

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Retired Rear Adm. Paul K. Arthur, Deputy to the Commanding General at White Sands Missile Range, is silhouetted as he writes summary information at Thursday’s New Mexico Military Base Commission meeting at Clovis Community College. CNJ:Eric Kluth By Darrell Todd Maurina New Mexico’s military bases have a good shot at remaining open despite an upcoming […]

Gomez, Marie

Maria Gomez Services: 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2003, at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Clovis. Mrs. Maria Gomez, 74, of Clovis, died Friday at Laurel Ridge rest home. Mrs. Gomez was born July 7, 1929, in Robstown, Texas, to Emilio and Maria Hernandez Bustos. She married Abelardo Gomez on Sept. 14, 1947, in Brownsville, […]

American rallies for win

By Kevin Wilson PORTALES — With a 2 for 4 night, three RBIs and the go-ahead single, Iszac Valdez showed that the American All-Star pitchers weren’t causing him any trouble. Later on, strep throat was trouble for the Roosevelt catcher, and the ruling that ensued helped pave the way for an unusual 17-15 win for […]