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Edgar Mitchell, sixth astronaut to walk on the moon, dies at 85 February 05, 2016

It was his only spaceflight. Born September 17, 1930 in Hereford, Texas, Edgar Dean Mitchell considered Artesia, New Mexico his hometown. Mitchell received bachelor of science degrees in industrial management and aeronautical engineering from Carnegie ... (Collect Space)

Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida February 05, 2016

Edgar Dean Mitchell was born Sept. 17, 1930, in Hereford, Texas, and grew up working on his father's cattle ranch in New Mexico. He joined the Navy and got a doctorate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology before joining NASA. He left NASA in 1972 ... (Times Free Press)

Joyce "Honey" Forbes Bownds February 05, 2016

Her artwork has been on display in galleries throughout Mexico, Texas and Tennessee. Due to Macular Degeneration, she developed a new technique of art which recently has received much acclaim at the Chattanooga Galleries. As owner and morning personality ... (Alvin Sun Advertiser)

Dorothy Barlow February 04, 2016

Mrs. Barlow was born to J. Edward and Annabelle Hardyman on Sept. 28, 1928, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She graduated from high school in Hobbs, New Mexico, where she met her soul mate and future husband, Clyde L. Barlow. They were King and Queen of the ... (

Ross Paul Titus, 91 February 04, 2016

Following retirement, Ross began a hike following the Continental Divide trail northward from the Mexico/New Mexico border. In 1979, Ross continued this lengthy high-altitude trail each summer, sometimes joined by Marion and his younger brother. (Daily Inter Lake)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Gets funeral home is not on the ball sometimes I don't think they even know where the ball is

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.

Lonsdale, Minnesota
I recently attended a funeral in Lonsdale handled by your funeral home and as we left town and headed for the cemetery on the hill we could see very plainly the the ground removal machine parked on the right in the cemetery and the ground truck at the other end , very poor taste and disturbing .

Ridgewood - Queens, New York
I had my Dad viewed there and the service was beyond our expectations. Vary attentive and professional.

Lindon, Utah
When my husband got very ill I was referred to Alternative. Larry and his wife were the most compassionate people I have met and the services that they performed were outstanding I was so impressed my husband looked wonderful. Thank you again for your professionalism.