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September 25th, 2014

Francisco ‘Pancho’ Borunda

Francisco “Pancho” Borunda, 63, of Marfa, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

A Celebration of Life will be held today, Thursday, September 25 at 5pm at Borunda’s Bar & Grill, 113 S. Russell St. in Marfa.

Pancho was born in Marfa on January 14, 1951 to Francisco and …


September 25th, 2014

Eva Cortez

The Rosary and funeral Mass for lifelong Marfa resident Eva Peña Cortez, 89, who passed away August 14, 2014 after a long illness, are at 9am Saturday, September 27 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Marfa with burial in Merced Cemetery.

She was born December 9, 1924 in Marfa to Marcos Peña …


September 25th, 2014

Viola Duke

Former Marfa resident Viola Robinson Duke, 85, passed away August 18, 2014 in Lancaster, California.

She was born in St. Louis, Missouri on July 11, 1929 to Mercedes Velasco and Willis Robinson and was raised in Marfa, attending Blackwell School and Marfa High School.

She is survived by her children, Don, Dave, Denise …


September 25th, 2014

Cruz Marquez

Cruz C. Marquez, 77, of Redford, was called to our Lord on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

Cruz was born November 24, 1936 in Loving, New Mexico to Sinforosa Gonzalez and Manuel Carrasco. She was a loving mother. She married Manuel Marquez Sr. in 1969. She was also a member of the Catholic …


September 25th, 2014

Roy Melvin

Roy Clell Melvin, 60, of Marfa, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at his residence.

Roy was born in Pecos on October 17, 1953 to Jack and Jimmie Melvin. He was a self-employed heavy equipment operator and a truck driver.

He is survived by his wife, Doylene Melvin of Marfa; his daughter, Carnel …


September 18th, 2014

Glenda Spriggs

A Celebration of Life for Glenda F. Spriggs of Marfa will be at 2pm Saturday, September 20 at the ranch, six miles south of Marfa.

Glenda passed away September 14, 2014. She was born January 20, 1946 in Shuttuck, Oklahoma to Oren M. Cooley Sr. “Jimmy” and Lila A. Cooley. She grew …

Cruz Marquez

September 18th, 2014

Cruz C. Marquez, 77, of Redford, was call to our Lord on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

Cruz Marquez

Rosary will be recited at 7pm Friday, September 19 at Santa Teresa de Jesus Catholic Church in Presidio. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2pm Saturday, September 20 at the Redford Catholic Church with Father Miguel …


September 11th, 2014

Manuela Salas

Manuela Carrillo Salas, 77, passed away August 22, 2014. She was born to Ramon and Valentina Carrillo on May 27, 1937 in Terlingua.

After the loss of her mother at a very young age, she was raised by a single father and his extended family. She moved to Alpine in 1946 with …


September 11th, 2014

Sam Esqueda

Sam Esqueda, 79, of Alpine passed away at his residence on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

A Memorial Service will be at 10am Thursday, September 11 at Holy Cross Anglican Church, 907 Fighting Buck Ave. in Alpine with the Reverend Father Robert Jordon officiating. A Masonic Funeral and Burial will be at 1pm …


September 4th, 2014

Mary Ida Hinojos “La Negra” was granted her angel wings on August 25, 2014, her final days surrounded by family and friends who have touched her throughout her memorable life.

Mary was born August 12, 1929 to Jose and Guadalupe Gallego. She was a lifetime resident of Alpine. La Negra was an active member of Our …

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