Robert Cleveland Sr
October 13, 1941 - - May 25, 2018
Robert (Bob) Cleveland, Sr., 74 of Las Cruces passed away on May 25, 2018 after a brief battle with cancer. Bob was born October 13, 1941 in Galveston, Texas.
On August 7, 1967 he married Karen (Kitty) Cleveland in San Diego, California. Their family grew to include two daughters and a son, Karen, Debra and Robert Jr.
Bob was always willing to lend a hand and enjoyed servin ...
May 25, 2018
Brandon Marsalis Benson made his heavenly transition on Friday, May 25, 2018. He was born on May 4, 1999 to Waylan Troy Benson and Rachel Vallejos in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Brandon, who was affectionately called “Bubba” by his family, was a precious young man that was loved dearly by all his family and friends. Brandon was a simple but amazing young man. He was very ...
May 14, 1962 - - May 23, 2018
Robert Franklin Peterson passed away, at the age of 56, on May 23rd, 2018 surrounded by family and a multitude of friends and his brothers in blue. Rob was born in El Paso, Texas and was proudly adopted by Franklin G Peterson (Bud) and Joan Peterson. Their family grew with the adoption of his sister Rebecca L. Peterson when Rob was a little over 2 years old. His father proudl ...
November 28, 1933 - - May 20, 2018
Rolland Rimar passed away on Sunday, 20 May 2018, in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
He is survived by his wife Carol Jean of Las Cruces; son Peter, daughter-in-law Koh, and grandson Aaron; son Andrew, daughter-in-law Jutta, and grandchildren Daniel and Lucas; and brother Allain and his two children, Tiffany and Aaron.
The son of Eugene and Mafalda Rimar was born in Samois-sur-Se ...
July 20, 1935 - - May 17, 2018
Kenneth Herbert Thiessen, 82, passed away in Las Cruces, NM on May 17, 2018.
He was born in Detroit, MI on July 28, 1935. He served in the United States Navy from 1952-1956. Ken loved to watch football, baseball, and basketball. He also loved camping, fishing, water skiing, and snow skiing. He would volunteer his time every Veterans Day.
He is survived by his wife Rita Thies ...
August 09, 1922 - - May 16, 2018
Stanley “Stan” Eugene Nelson, of Las Cruces, NM, passed away on May 16, 2018 at the age of 95 in the presence of his wife, Shirley.
Stan was born August 9, 1922 in Crookston, Minnesota to the late Silas Ervin Nelson and Nora Louise Krogen. He joined the Navy at the age of 20 and was honorably discharged after 4 years of service. After discharge, Stan worked in a record st ...
March 13, 1939 - - May 15, 2018
Alton Carlisle ‘Carl ‘Heathman
March 13, 1939 – May 15, 2018
Alton Carlisle ‘Carl ‘Heathman, age 79 passed from this earth into eternal life through the Gates of Heaven May 15, 2018 in Las Cruces due to complications from dementia.
Carl was born in Durant, Oklahoma to Emily Tarr on March 13, 1939, he spent his early years in the San Francisco bay area before moving t ...
September 08, 1939 - - May 15, 2018
Jacqueline (Jackie) Morgan Schmidt nee Townley was born September 8, 1939 in London.
Jackie died May 15, 2018 in Las Cruces, NM, at the age of 78.
She is survived by her husband John C. Schmidt, brother Stewart Morgan Townley, several nephews and nieces, plus some lifelong friends. She was the sister to the late Bev Morgan Townley.
Jackie worked as an executive secretary for ma ...
May 13, 1939 - - May 14, 2018
Rex Thomas Glover, age 79, passed away peacefully at his home on May 14, 2018. He was born in Kermit, Texas on May 13, 1939 to George and Jean Glover. Rex lived in Las Cruces since he was 6 years old and was a graduate of Las Cruces High School, class of 1958. He attended New Mexico State University and was the Owner of Metro Mechanical Incorporated.
Rex was a passionate, ...
June 04, 1918 - - May 13, 2018
Leola Nelson was born in Paris, Texas on June 4, 1918 to parents, Lewis and Rose Nelson. One of three siblings, Bill and Sarah.
Leola worked at New Mexico State University for approximately twenty years as a cook for a sorority. Afterward becoming a chief cook at Neff Restaurant, where she was employed for ten years until her retirement. Mrs. Pettes was also very well known fo ...