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Rod J. Pera July 20, 2014

Rod J. Pera, who led major educational institutions and foundations focused on education in New Mexico and Pennsylvania, died on Monday, July 14, 2014, at his home in Santa Fe, NM. He was 73. His wife, Mary Kay Pera, the past president of the New Mexico ... (

Obituary: Alesha Mae Cruz July 09, 2014

NAME Alesha Mae Cruz, AGE 37, DIED Friday, June 27, 2014 in Clayton, New Mexico. SERVICES: Cremation has taken place and no public services are scheduled at this time. Please visit to view the online obituary and sign the guest book. (AOL)

Obituary: Fred Gore June 30, 2014

He drove a truck and operated heavy equipment in all over the southwest including Wyoming, Utah, New Mexico and Arizona. He operated Abrigo Fire Protection and founder and creator of Abreeze Fire Protection in the Verde Valley. Services will be held on ... (Verde Independent)

OBITUARY: Paul L. Fontaine June 28, 2014

Paul and Eleanor resided in Massachusetts and Florida, and became residents of New Mexico in 1974 when he retired from the postal service. Paul leaves behind Eleanor, his dedicated and loving wife of 67 years, and all of his five children: Bruce and his ... (ABQJournal)

Tercia Diane Patton : Obituary June 26, 2014

Ms Patton was born July 11,1956 in New Mexico the daughter of Opal Brawner Fendley and the late JL Fendley. She worked for Mohawk Carpet and was a member of the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her father , brother Jimmy Fendley ... (Fetch Your News)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Albuquerque, New Mexico
When my mother passed away, it was very hard for me to handle, I had to deal with it by myself. Although I was alone the director at Salazar & Sons Mortuary made me feel at ease about arranging her services. I have and would recommended to my friends and co-workers.

Dermott, Arkansas
No words could describe the hurt that I and the rest of my family endured due to trying to deal with this company.

Ashland, Pennsylvania
Richard has been a good friend for a long time. I had 2 sons that passed away (went home). Richard organized two beautiful ceremonies. He went above & beyond to help me through these tragic times. He treated my friends and family with respect & compassion. Thank you for every kindness.

Brooklyn, New York
My dad passed & we needed a place for his service & Cleveland R Vaughn was very professional, sincere & reasonable & I would definitely recommend them

Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment