Services: At 7 p.m. Wednesday a rosary will be recited at St. Annes Catholic Church in Tucumcari. At 2 p.m. Thursday a Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s.
Alfonso C. Marquez, 91, died on Friday, Nov. 10, 2007, in Santa Fe following an extended illness.
Mr. Marquez was born May 5, 1916 in Tucumcari. A life-long resident of Tucumcari, Mr. Marquez was retired from the Southern Pacific Railroad. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Surviving Mr. Marquez are his wife Dorothy B. Mraquez of Tucumcari, two sons, Edward A. Marquez of Tucumcari and Charles A. Marquez of Santa Fe. He is also survived by his sister Annie Marquez of Tucumcari five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Andres and Josefita Marquez.
Leo Padget will be the celebrant at the mass.
Pall bearers will be Victor Marquez, Harold Marquez, Phillip Marquez, Keith Marquez, Stephen Marquez & Jason Morton. Honorary pall bearers will be George Marquez, Dennis Marquez, Jason Swallow, Jesse Ricks, Carlos Romero, David Savage and Andrea and Jerry Morton.
Burial will be at the the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari.