Obituaries

Scott Williams
B: 1957-04-22
D: 2020-09-22
View Details
Williams, Scott
Josie T. Greene
B: 1934-11-03
D: 2020-09-19
View Details
Greene, Josie T.
James Franzoy
B: 1932-09-08
D: 2020-09-15
View Details
Franzoy, James
Guy Wolffarth
B: 1960-01-23
D: 2020-09-15
View Details
Wolffarth, Guy
Marvin Ernst
B: 1940-04-23
D: 2020-09-15
View Details
Ernst, Marvin
Regina Simpson
B: 1950-12-12
D: 2020-09-10
View Details
Simpson, Regina
Olivia Medina
B: 1940-01-22
D: 2020-09-09
View Details
Medina, Olivia
Lorenzo Lee
B: 1940-09-07
D: 2020-09-08
View Details
Lee, Lorenzo
Jennifer Ramsey
B: 1945-02-05
D: 2020-09-07
View Details
Ramsey, Jennifer
Pauline Weldon
B: 1930-01-09
D: 2020-09-06
View Details
Weldon, Pauline
Angel Placencio
B: 1933-10-02
D: 2020-09-05
View Details
Placencio, Angel
Chester Heil
B: 1947-02-24
D: 2020-09-02
View Details
Heil, Chester
Eric Sandoval
B: 1995-08-04
D: 2020-09-01
View Details
Sandoval, Eric
Shirley Nelson
B: 1936-12-25
D: 2020-08-26
View Details
Nelson, Shirley
Fred Wright
B: 1929-07-28
D: 2020-08-26
View Details
Wright, Fred
Maurice Hearne
B: 1923-08-14
D: 2020-08-25
View Details
Hearne, Maurice
Jared Credeur
B: 1997-01-21
D: 2020-08-22
View Details
Credeur, Jared
Joe Medina
B: 1927-06-20
D: 2020-08-21
View Details
Medina, Joe
Nelda Melendrez
B: 1948-04-05
D: 2020-08-21
View Details
Melendrez, Nelda
Devonte'Rai Locklear
B: 2020-08-21
D: 2020-08-21
View Details
Locklear, Devonte'Rai
Remington Thomas
B: 1948-05-18
D: 2020-08-19
View Details
Thomas, Remington

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1410 E Bowman Ave.
Las Cruces, NM 88001-3001
Phone: (575) 526-2419
Fax: (575) 526-7944
Guy Wolffarth
In Memory of
Guy
Wolffarth
1960 - 2020
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Getz Funeral Home
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Guy Wolffarth

Guy  Wolffarth
Guy D. Wolffarth passed away peacefully on September 15, 2020, after having a severe heart attack on September 10. He was born January 23, 1960, to Janice Gray and Rusty Wolffarth in Carlsbad, NM. He was a graduate of Las Cruces High School and moved to Alaska at the age of 17, where he worked for 10 years in Anchorage (for Pitney Bowes) and on the North Slope as a bull cook.
He returned to Las Cruces in 1989 from Austin TX, where he had lived for a couple of years and where he was diagnosed with AIDS. In Las Cruces he worked for a time as the local director of NMAPLA (New Mexico Association of People Living With AIDS). He loved animals, particularly his dogs, and his horses, especially Hubba and Drifter. He was a member of LCHA (Las Cruces Horseman’s Association) and served for a time on their board of directors. He participated for many years in their gymkhanas and won numerous awards, including two saddles. He rode Hubba on the day of his heart attack. He was very proud of being a 30-year survivor of AIDS.
He is survived by his partner of 30 years, Stephen Helmreich, his brother Randy Wolffarth (Carlsbad), and his sisters Paige Chavez (Las Cruces) and Kandy Wolffarth (Desoto TX), and their families, including aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews and in-laws too numerous to mention.
His mother and father, his stepfather (Jerry Peterson), his sister Stacey Peterson, his brother Justin Wolffarth, his niece Aimee Wolffarth, and great nephew Shayne Wolffarth preceded him in death.
A small graveside service will be held at 9 am on Saturday, September 26, at Hillcrest Cemetery for family and close friends of Guy. No flowers are requested, but donations can be made to Southwest Care Center, 649 Harkle Road, Suite E, Santa Fe, NM 87505.
Arrangements by Getz Funeral Home, 1410 E. Bowman Ave. Las Cruces, NM 88001. Please visit www.getzcares.com to sign the local online guest book.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Guy Wolffarth, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers