Fred Douglas Dotson, 83, a resident of Alpine, Texas, passed away at his residence on Sept. 21, 2020.
Wallace Everett Willie passed away on Aug. 4, 2020, at the age of 92. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Elm Grove Cemetery in Alpine, Texas.
Jose Eusevio Ramos was born on July 13, 1961, in Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico. He passed away on Sept. 6, 2020, at this home in Alpine, Texas. He was the second oldest of seven children.
Nurturing, encourager, and the family’s biggest cheerleader, Julie Joy Rossman Gamel of Mason, Texas, was born Nov. 15, 1941, and went to be with the Lord on Sept. 3, 2020 at the age of 78.
Timothy Louis Bone was born July 20, 1947, in Boulder, Colo., to Evelyn M. Bone and Jack Norman Bone, and went to be with the Lord July 9, 2020. Tim moved with his parents and older brother Jay to Laramie, Wyo., in 1952 when his father was hired as a professor by the College of Pharmacy at t…
Dewey Douglas Stockbridge, 36, of Alpine, Texas, tragically passed away on Aug. 8, 2020, while performing aerial surveys for his beloved Desert Bighorn Sheep at Black Gap Wildlife Management Area.
Raquel “Rex” Fierro, 79, of Alpine, Texas, passed away peacefully on April 26, 2020, after battling cancer for two and a half years, with his wife of nearly 60 years, Mary Lou Fierro, by his side.
My heart is heavy to announce Carmen Villarreal passed away on July 9, 2020. She was born to Ricardo and Eufemia Loya in Alpine, Texas. She was a sister to Rosa and Esperanza Loya. She was niece to Monico, Santiago, Manuel, Fabiana, Sabina, Josefa Garcia, and Ambrosio, Miguel, and Tomas Loya.
Elma Hernandez Buckner went to be with her heavenly Father on July 20, 2020, surrounded by her loved ones. Elma was born May 5, 1933, in Alpine, Texas, to Alberto and Tomasita Hernandez. She was raised in her mother’s home with her siblings. Elma graduated from Alpine High School, and attend…
Jimmy Chionsini passed away on July 21, 2020, in Petoskey, Mich., near his home he shared with his wife of 26 years, Macy. Living on Round Lake in Charlevoix, Mich., was the place he wanted to be – in the summer. He spent his winters in San Angelo, Texas, and on the No Name Ranch.
Nancy Elinor Tucker Jordan passed away peacefully on July 4, 2020, at the age of 84 in Abilene, Texas. She was born on May 14, 1936 in Abilene to Henry Leo and Lela Mae Tucker. She is survived by her husband, Gary Dalvin Jordan of Monahans, Texas; three sons, Will Henry “Hank” Jordan of Abil…
Dolores Realivasquez, 70, entered rest on July 7, 2020. She lived most of her life in El Paso, Texas, with a short stop in Abilene, Texas, until she made her way to Alpine, Texas.
Charles “Chuck” Rudder, 54, from Alpine, Texas, passed away unexpectedly on June 29, 2020. Chuck was born and raised in Alpine. He lived most of his life in Alpine, and loved to spend most of his time down south.
Ellery Pat “Elrod” Aufdengarten, 62, died at the ranch south of Marfa, Texas, in the saddle on July 17, 2020. It was his dream to be a rancher. He lived and died that dream. It rained that afternoon, a good day.
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our brother Kenney at the age of 69 years old (Sept. 24, 1951-March 2020). Kenney was preceded in death by his beloved 10-year-old son Robert, his brother Keith Lynn Gilliam of Plainfield, Ill., and his sister Sandra Dee Baker of Watseka, Il…
Joy Parsons very peacefully passed away on the morning of July 7, 2020, with her sons Brent and Tim by her side. Joy spent her last five weeks under hospice care in Brent and Laura Parsons’ home in Leander, Texas. She had just recently turned 85 years old.
Walt Roberts, 84, passed away on July 3, 2020 in Bellingham, Wash. Walt was born on July 20, 1935 in Alpine, Texas, to Ray and Sarah Roberts. He grew up on a ranch in Marfa, Texas, graduating from Marfa High School in 1953.
The family of Dr. Jennifer Jordan has decided to postpone her Celebration of Life scheduled for Saturday, July 11, 2020, on the campus of Sul Ross State University.
Beulah “Boodie” Kokernot (Dec. 7, 1918 – June 21, 2020) was born to Harold and Beulah Van Auken. She grew up and went to grade school in Thendara, N.Y., and graduated from Wadleigh High School for Girls in New York City. She lived through the depression with her parents in New York City, and…
Pete Walter Bruns passed away on July 2, 2020, at his home surrounded by family. He was born in Alpine, Texas, on Texas Independence Day, March 2, 1934. He attended Centennial Elementary, and graduated from Alpine High School.
Susie Doris Colwell, 96, of Alpine, Texas, entered eternal life on July 1, 2020 at Focus Care at Fort Stockton, Texas. Susie was born on Oct. 21, 1923 in Alpine to B.K. Colwell and Maudie Eva (Roberts) Colwell. She was a resident of Alpine and Brewster County for over 57 years.
Rodolfo “Rudy” Gerardo Torres Molinar was called to be with the Lord on June 21, 2020. Rudy will be missed by his loving family and friends. Rudy was a kind, friendly, generous, thoughtful, caring person.
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and great friend. Leocadio “Lucky” S. Portillo, lifelong resident of Alpine, Texas, closed his eyes to his earthly home on June 27, 2020 with his beloved wife by his side. He was 80.
Emma Galindo Vijil passed away peacefully at her home in Newcastle, Calif. on May 24, 2020 at the age of 87. Emma grew up in Alpine, Texas, the third of six children born to Ramon and Erlinda Galindo. She spent her childhood in Alpine, where she attended Centennial School and met her husband…
Jennifer Jordan, 75, passed away peacefully in Dallas, Texas on May 29, 2020 due to complications from vasculitis. She was born Oct. 29, 1944, to Mollie and James “JB” Burrell Jordan in San Antonio, Texas.
Charles Edward Tyer, 88, passed away June 8, 2020. Charles was born March 30, 1932, in Jenks, Oklahoma to Marjorie (Born) Tyer and Charles Everett Tyer. Charles moved often growing up, graduating from Levelland High School in 1949. He attended West Texas State University in Canyon for a coup…
Cruz R. McGuire entered into rest on May 5, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Marfa, Texas on Feb. 12, 1938 to Cruz S. and Rebecca R. McGuire. He spent his childhood years in Marfa and Marathon, Texas.
Mary Bustamante Lara of Fort Davis, Texas, surrounded by her beloved husband, children, grandchildren, and sister, closed her eyes to her earthly home and opened them to a grand and glorious homecoming on May 21, 2020. She was 82.
Thomas Edward Gius of Alpine, Texas died as a result of a respiratory illness on May 11, 2020. Tom was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Oct. 14, 1940. After high school, he joined the Army and served for three years at Sandia Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico. In his civilian career, he worked …
Gwynne Garrette Jamieson was born Nov. 2, 1945 in Kingston, Ontario, and died in her sleep of natural causes at her home in Alpine, Texas on April 29, 2020. She was 74 years old.
David Rogers Moore, 70, passed peacefully into the arms of God the night of May 8, 2020, surrounded by his wife Zane Switzer Moore and his three children, Brandi Arnold, Braydon Moore, and Dagan Moore. He entered this world as the only child of Edward and Mojella Moore on Dec. 27, 1949, in A…
Margaret Bowman McMahon, 68, passed away surrounded by her family on April 30, 2020 on her family ranch. She was born on Jan. 11, 1952 in San Antonio, Texas to Ruth McLean and Jack Tibaut Bowman.
Bobby Loren Miller, 85, of Alpine, Texas celebrated his home, going into the arms of our Risen Lord and Savior on March 31, 2020 due to complications following a stroke on March 23.
Jose Luis “Lichie” Vega, Sr., was born on May 18, 1950 in Alpine, Texas. He was a life-long resident of Alpine, he loved his little town, and made it very clear that he would never leave his home.
A lifelong member of the Jeff Davis-Fort Davis community, Joe Bonilla Bentley, Sr., 95, surrounded by his loving family, was called home by his Lord and Savior on April 15, 2020 at Big Bend Regional Medical Center in Alpine, Texas.