Raymond M. Mares obit

Raymond M. Mares, 44, of Albuquerque, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2005 at his residence.
Mares was born on April 27, 1959 in Tucumcari to Dorothy Mares-Vigil and Jimmy Chavez. He graduated from Tucumcari High School and entered the U.S. Air Force. For the past few years, Mares had worked in Albuquerque in the healthcare field. He volunteered to work with the homeless and shelters.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his grandparents, Cecil and Josephine Mares; and a sister, Debbie Garcia.
Survivors include his mother, Dorothy Mares-Vigil of Albuquerque; a brother, Robert E. Garcia of Albuquerque; a sister, Cathy Garcia-Murphy and two nephews of Wyoming; a niece of Albuquerque; and other family members.
Memorial services are at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 31, 2005 at the Chapel of Sunrise, 7601 Wyoming Blvd., NE. Sympathies may be sent to: 9305 Mickelsen SE, Albuquerque, N.M. 87123.