Jan. 29, 2005

Raymond M. Mares 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 […]

1/19 Obituaries

Lloyd Ray Hampton Lloyd Ray Hampton, 59, of Tucumcari, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2005, at his home. He was born on May 28, 1946, in Clovis, to Gus and Lillis Hampton. He was a Vietnam Veteran. He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad and owned his own truck for hauling cattle. For the past 12 […]

Wrestlers take fifth

QCS staff The Tucumcari High School wrestling team recently finished fifth at a tournament in Albuquerque. Several Tucumcari wrestlers placed well against competition from big schools that included Albuquerque High School, Bernalillo High School and Highland High School. Coach Eddie Encinias said Brian Lopez is undefeated this season and heavyweight Justin Garcia pinned three opponents […]

Lena Aragon Barrett

Lena Aragon Barrett, 65, died in Roy on Monday, Dec. 20, 2004. Lena Barrett was born Nov. 18, 1939 in Mosquero. She was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Roy. She was preceded in death by her father Antonio Trujillo and sister Stella Frison. She is survived by her mother Mary Alewine […]

George S. Shortle, C.O. Hoskins, Raymond Aguilera, Hayward White

Raymond Aguilera Jr. Raymond Aguilera Jr., 23, formerly of Tucumcari died at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque on Friday, Nov. 19, 2004. Raymond Aguilera Jr. was born May 12, 1981 in Roswell. He attended the Tucumcari School Systems. At the time of his death he was residing in Albuquerque. He was preceded […]

Alice C. Otero

Alice C. Otero Alice C. Otero, 85, of Albuquerque died Thursday, Nov. 18 after a long illness. Alice Otero was born May 16, 1919 in Endee and resided in Tucumcari until 1951. She then moved to Las Angeles until she retired from Zerox in 1981. She then moved to Albuquerque and has been a resident […]

Kailiga Aguilera, Casimiro Andrada, J.C. White

Kailiga Aguilers Kailiga Aguilera, 26, died in Albuquerque on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004. Kailiga Aguilera was born Nov. 13, 1977 in Tucumcari. He attended the Tucumcari School System. At the time of his death, he was living in Albuquerque. He is survived by his parents, Raymond and Georgia Aguilera of Tucumcari. He is also survived […]

Margaret Bryant

Margaret Shannon Bryanat Margaret Shannon Bryant, 70, died Sept. 18, 2004 in Albuquerque. She was born May 6, 1934 in Seneca, New Mexico. Bryant moved to Tucumcari in 1937 and graduated from Tucumcari High School in 1953. She was an employee of Perfection Bakery and First National Bank. Bryant is survived by her son Michael […]

Stephanie Renee Gutierrez

Stephanie Renee Gutierrez, 21, died on Monday, Sept. 20, 2004 in Albuquerque. Stephanie Gutierrez was born Feb. 8, 1983 in Albuquerque. At the time of her death she was a student studying to be a dental hygienist. She is survived by her children, Nathaniel Gutierrez and Fabian Mondragon both of Albuquerque; her brother Charles Gutierrez […]

Albina M. Padilla, Henry H. Smith

Albina M. Padilla Albina M. Padilla, 80, died Aug. 21, 2004 in Amarillo. She was born March 15, 1924 in Canyon Largo. Padilla is survived by her sons, Robert Froilan Padilla of Tucumcari, Joseph Padilla (Dolly) of Tucumcari, Leroy Padilla (Mary) of Albuquerque, Edward Padilla of Albuquerque, and her daughters, Priscilla Martinez of Las Vegas, […]