Alfonso C. Marquez

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 [...]

Madeline Ann Willis

Services: 3 p.m. Tuesday at San Antonio’s Church in Logan. Madeline Ann Willis, 66, of Logan died Friday, July 27, 2007, at Odyssey Hospice in Amarillo, Texas. Mrs. Willis was born Sept 9, 1940 in Falmouth, Mass., to Frank and Rose Flora. She graduated from Lawrence High School in Lawrence, Mass. She met Joseph F. [...]

Stella Garcia

Services: 7 p.m., Friday a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. At 10 a.m., Saturday a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Stella Garcia, 96, died Monday, May 14, 2007, at the home of her daughter in Fort Worth, Texas, following an extended illness.  Mrs. Garcia [...]

Despite gravity we aspire to the heights

By Leonard Lauriault: Quay County Sun Columnist The natural law of gravity holds the solar system together. The moon orbits the earth because of their mutual gravitational attraction. The moon’s gravity causes tidal changes on earth but it isn’t great enough to lift a feather because earth’s gravity keeps things on earth. Gravity also is [...]

Lillian Funk

Lillian Funk, 90, died on March 28, 2005 at her home in Hobbs. Funk was born on September 24, 1914 in Taylor, Texas. She was a registered nurse and graduated from Ann Seton School of Nursing in Austin, Texas. She was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. She is survived by [...]

Juan Roybal obit

Juan Roybal Juan Roybal, 66, of Tucumcari, died Feb. 10, 2005. Roybal was born April 9, 1938 in San Ignacio. He had been a resident of Tucumcari for many years. He was a member of the Catholic Church. He retired from the Parks Department for the City of Tucumcari. Survivors include three brothers, Alfonso Torres [...]