Roch tapped for national panel

By QCS Staff Roch will be on a national panel for No Child Left Behind Act reforms The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) announced that Dennis Roch, a member of the New Mexico Public Education Commission, has been named to serve on the association’s Governmental Affairs Committee (GAC), according to a press […]

Phillip Foster

Services: At 7 p.m. Tuesday a rosary will be recited at Rix Funeral Chapel in Hereford, Texas. At 2 p.m. Wednesday a funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Hereford. Philip Foster, 39, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, at Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, Texas. He was born Aug. 19, […]

Ventura Baca

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Services: At 7 p.m. Thursday a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari. At 10 a.m. Friday a Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Ventura Baca, 98, died at her residence in Tucumcari on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007, following an extended illness.   Mrs. Baca was born July […]

Helen B. Wood

Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Helen B. Wood, 87, a long time resident of Tucumcari and San Jon, died in Clovis on Monday July 17, 2007. She was born in Brookhaven, Miss., to Joseph and Emma Bradley Starling on April 11, 1920. She was the youngest member of the Starling […]

John “Tommy” Thomas Garcia

Services: 7 p.m. Thursday a rosary will be recited at Holy Family Catholic Church in Albuquerque. At 9 a.m. Friday a mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Holy Family. John “Tommy” Thomas Garcia, 60, died Sunday, July 15, 2007, in Albuquerque. Mr. Garcia was born in Tucumcari to John R. and Cornelia Garcia […]

Liberato “Levi” Garcia

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Services: Have been held Liberato “Levi” Garcia, 73, a resident of Roy, New Mexico died Wednesday, June 27, 2007, in Roy. He was born in Garita on July 25, 1933 to the late Juan R. Garcia and Rumalda Martinez Garcia who survives him. He was united in marriage in Trujillo on Feb. 13, 1952 to […]

Jessie Evelyn “Bob” Alford

Services: 12:30 p.m. (MDT) today funeral services will be conducted at the Logan United Methodist Church. Jessie Evelyn “Bob” Alford of Nara Visa, 93, died Tuesday, June 19, 2007, following and extended illness at Autumn Blessings in Logan where she had resided for the past year. Mrs. Alford was born Sept. 12, 1913 near Nara Visa on the […]

Alfonso “Al” Lopez

Services: 7 p.m. Sunday a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Tucumcari. A mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at 2 p.m. on Monday at St. Anne’s. Alfonso “Al” Lopez, 86, died in Albuquerque on Wednesday, June 13, 2007, following an extended illness. Mr. Lopez was born Jan. 31, 1921 at […]

Becoming a friend can make improvements at Ute Lake

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun The Friends of Ute Lake State Park was organized in January of 2007. Its purpose is as a local and private entity to complement, contribute to the Ute Lake State Park. The group was started to assist in the development of the state parks on a local level. By […]

Carlos “Charlie” Medina Anaya

Services: 7 p.m., today a rosary will be recited at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Tucumcari.  At 10 a .m. on Wednesday, a mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anne’s. Carlos “Charlie” Medina Anaya, 77, of Grants, N.M., and formerly of Tucumcari, died Sunday, April 1, 2007, in North West Texas Hospital […]