Printer Friendly


6500 Obits


Memorial Service for George F. Hocker to be held on

March 6, 2010 at

11:00 a.m. at

First Presbyterian Church First Presbyterian Church is a generic church name, and can refer to hundreds of churches within the English speaking world. If you followed a link here, please consider making it more specific by including the city or town in which the church resides.  

Santa Fe, New Mexico New Mexico, state in the SW United States. At its northwestern corner are the so-called Four Corners, where Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah meet at right angles; New Mexico is also bordered by Oklahoma (NE), Texas (E, S), and Mexico (S).  

The family invites

everyone to come.



Age 85, of Santa Fe, passed away in Albuquerque, NM, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, February 16, 2010, following a brief illness.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Isidro and Gertrudes Martinez; husband, Victor Gallegos; sons: Roy, Lorenzo and Ernesto Gallegos; sisters: Andrea Lopez, Adelina Padilla, Josephine Rodriguez, Sohpie Abeyta, Dolores Gallegos; brothers: Bernabe Martinez, Frank Martinez and Baby Bobby Martinez Bobby Martinez (born May 26, 1982) is a professional surfer from Santa Barbara, California. Though he is relatively new to the surfing world as a pro, his style often draws comparisons to that of legendary surfer Kelly Slater. Martinez began surfing at age 6. ; brothers in law: Joe Gallegos Montoya, Abran Gallegos; sister in law: Flora Rivera; special niece Teresa Abeyta.

Margaret was born in Galisteo, New Mexico Galisteo is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States. It is part of the Santa Fe, New Mexico Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 265 at the 2000 census.  the loving daughter of Isidro and Gertrudes Martinez. She was a lifelong devoted member of Cristo Rey Cristo Rey (Spanish for Christ King and Christ the King) may refer to:
  • Cristo Rey Network, a Network of high schools based on a Corporate Work Study Program.
 Catholic Church and the Carmelites. Margaret was also a lifelong elderly care taker and homemaker.

She is survived by her loving children; sons: George Gallegos and wife Olga, Rudy Gallegos and wife Theresa, Victor Gallegos and wife Karen; daughters: Frances Gallegos and Mannie, Lourdes Gallegos , Lisa Baca and husband Richard, Debbie Gallegos, Angela Catmull and husband James; 30 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren and12 great-great grandchildren;; brothers: Fortino Martinez and family, Ricardo Martinez and wife Aurora and family, Tina Otero and husband Fidel; special loving nieces Rosie Ortiz and husband Victor and family; and numerous other relatives other family members and friends.

Serving as pallbearers will be: Leroy Sanchez, Jerry Gallegos, Miguel Gallegos, Roberto Gallegos, Anthony Padilla, Marcos Gallegos, George Gallegos, and Nicholas Gallegos. Honorary pallbearers will be: all other grand children, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

A Visitation will be held Sunday, February 21, 2010, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Berardinelli Family Chapel with Rosary that evening at 6 p.m. at Cristo Rey Catholic Church. Mass will be celebrated Monday, February 22, 2010, 10 a.m. at Cristo Rey Catholic Church followed by Interment at Rosario Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of

Berardinelli Family Funeral Service funeral service nmisa de cuerpo presente

funeral service nservice m fun├Ębre

funeral service funeral n

1399 Luisa Street, Santa Fe, NM 87505



6501 Obit Legacy


Mary "Mariko" R. Murakami Houck died February 10, 2010 in Wimauma, Fl., after a 4 year battle with cancer. She was being treated for a rare form of NHL NHL Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, see there  cancer at the Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa.

Mariko began her career at 5. An aspiring actress & dancer, she performed Sabrina in Sabrina Fair, and danced in film classics "The King and I," "Around the World in 80 Days," and "Kismet kismet

alludes to the part of life assigned one by his destiny. [Moslem Trad.: EB (1963), 13: 418; Pop. Culture: Misc.]

See : Fate
". Returning to Rapid City, SD, she met her husband, Donald, and was married on April 20, 1957. They have two children, Kevin and Cory-Jeanne, formerly of Los Alamos and Santa Fe.

From American Legion baseball to ballet, she was involved with her community. Mariko began teaching dance in 1972 with studios in Los Alamos and Santa Fe. She was Artistic Director of Pajarito Ballet Theatre. Her students received scholarships and contracts to companies and universities around the world. PBT PBT Provider Backbone Transport (networking technology adding determinism to ethernet)
PBT Polybutylene Terephthalate
PBT Profit Before Tax
PBT Paper Based Test (education) 
 hosted Southwest Regional Dance Association Conference; held summer camps at Armand Hammer UWC UWC University of the Western Cape (RSA)
UWC University Writing Center
UWC United World Colleges (international college network)
UWC Ultimate Warrior Challenge
 and Ballet Academie, performed/conducted lecture demos at area schools; performed annually at Las Golondrinas; Fiestas; Congressional Arts Awards, New Mexico's 75th Birthday; Windstar Foundation. PBT performed with New Mexico Repertory Theatre, Santa Fe Opera-Day, and other local organizations.

Both her original ballets, "Winter War" and "Proud Heritage" were presented at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Huge cultural complex (opened 1971) in Washington, D.C., with a total of six stages, designed by Edward Durell Stone. The complex, surfaced in marble, makes use of the ornamental facade screens for which the architect was known.
. Mariko is one of the few NM choreographers to receive funding from the National Endowment for the Arts. She was appointed to the Kennedy Center NM Education Outreach.

In 1993, she created Ballet Theatre International, and presented International Dance Spectaculars around the country.

Mariko co-wrote two screenplay both of which made the Sundance Screenwriters Lab Finals. She attended Sundance Institute's Producers Lab.

She is survived by her husband, Donald L. Houck of Los Alamos; son Kevin (Irene) of Albuquerque; daughter Cory-Jeanne Houck-Cox (Robert) of Wimauma, FL; and grandchildren: Jesika of Las Cruces and Zacary of Albuquerque.

Her Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be Saturday, March 13, 11:30 am at St. Chad's Episcopal Church in Albuquerque. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation, 12902 Magnolia Drive, UTC-FOUND, Tampa, FL 33612 (Hematology Research), or LifePath Hospice, 3725 Upper Creek Drive, Ruskin, FL 33573.



Age 88 of Santa Fe, born in Los Pachecos, NM, passed away peacefully at home on February 16, 2010.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Anita Marquez; husband Horacio Trujillo; sister Crucita Diaz; and grandsons: Tony Trujillo, Fred Jr. and Phillip Chavez, Adam Montoya.

Survived by her children: Raymond Trujillo (Tracie), Gus Trujillo (Ruby), Joe Horace Trujillo (Irene), Florence Chavez (Fred), Lora Medina (Steve), Harold Trujillo (Bessie), Diane Montoya (John), and Martha Clokey (Gerald); brother Willie Marquez (Maureen); sister Erma Norris (Bill); dear friends, Dayse Basso and Patty Montoya; 27 grandchildren; 46 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.

Services at Christian Life, 121 Siringo Road, Santa Fe at 6:30 pm Monday, February 22 and Tuesday, February 23, 10:30 am. Internment following at 1 pm at Santa Fe National Cemetery. Reception at 2 pm at Elks Lodge, Old Pecos Trail.

Serving as Pallbearers will be: Gerald Clokey, Jerry Trujillo, Mark Vigil, Eric Clokey, Adrian Clokey, and Jerome Roybal.


PATRICIA PATRICIA Practical Algorithm To Retrieve Information Coded In Alphanumeric
PATRICIA Proving and Testability for Reliability Improvement of Complex Integrated Architectures
PATRICIA PApilloma TRIal Cervical cancer In young Adults


Patricia Ann Sherwood was born February 13, 1920 in Maysville, Missouri. She died in Santa Fe, New Mexico one year ago, on February 20, 2009. Her life was interesting and adventuresome. While living in Independence, Kansas in the early 40's she taught pilots to fly in their primary training for the Army Air Corps in World War II.

After the war she owned and operated a resort in Colorado. In the 60's she had a motor sailboat and later moved to Puerto Vallarta. After Mexico she was drawn back to Colorado and became a rancher for a number of years. While living in Colorado she spent time in Santa Fe and eventually moved here. Until her death she was a resident of New Mexico. She is missed by many of us.

COPYRIGHT 2010 The Santa Fe New Mexican
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2010 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

 Reader Opinion




Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Obituaries
Publication:The Santa Fe New Mexican (Santa Fe, NM)
Date:Feb 21, 2010

Terms of use | Copyright © 2014 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters